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Enter to win two tickets to The Big Chill!

It’s the coolest event in the hot Texas summer: the Big Chill! Join the Austin Food Blogger Alliance for a night to remember.

Dress up and cool down with chilly bites from some of Austin’s top restaurants in the beautiful Bullock Texas State History Museum. Chefs from top Austin restaurants—including The Carillon, No Va, St. Philip, Dolce Neve, Celtic Seafare, Nada Moo, Soup Peddler, Pleasant Storage Room, Swift’s Attic, Thai Fresh, Trace at the W, and Noble Sandwich Co.—will be creating special menu items for the event, with drink stations sponsored by Good Pop and Chameleon Coffee.

Proceeds from the event will benefit Meals on Wheels and More, a 501(c)3 nonprofit. Meals on Wheels and More has served the Austin area for 42 years, nourishing and enriching the lives of people in need through meal delivery and other programs that promote independent living.

Event information:

Thursday, June 26 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Bullock Texas State History Museum
800 N. Congress Ave. Austin, TX 78701

Total prize value: $130
Must be over 21 to attend the event.

Enter below to win now through June 15th, and don’t forget to follow along on Twitter and Instagram: #AFBABigChill



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Our fine city will host the next BlogHer Food conference June 7-8, 2013 at the Austin Hilton downtown. What better way to celebrate than with a special discount for readers? Use AFBA15 to get %15 off the ticket price.

Nine of the speakers are local food bloggers belonging to the Austin Food Blogger Alliance.  Their topics span the foodie universe from photography and video to the business aspects and working with brands.

I also randomly found one of the speakers in the blogosphere, Julie from The Little Kitchen.  Welcome Julie and BlogHer speakers to Austin!

Anyone visiting Austin should check out the AFBA City Guide to find out where to eat while you’re here.

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