Wednesday, 8 Apr 2020
Category: Features

Fall Out Boy: The Evolution from Boy to MAN(IA)

By Max Rosenfield Fall Out Boy has evolved immensely from when I first became a fan after hearing “Sugar, We’re Going Down” on the radio back in 5th grade. That song drove me to buy their second album “From Under the Cork Tree,” which would turn out to be one of the most influential albums […]

‘Tis The Season To Enjoy These Great Austin Activities

By Chandler Myers Finally, the holiday season is here! Austin is home to many different holiday activities, each giving the city its own unique feel. With so many festivities to celebrate the holidays, we have you covered with our top 5 things to do in Austin during the holiday season. 1. Journey through the Trail […]

Learn More About The Clear Bag Policy

Effective Nov. 5, 2017, a new clear bag policy is being implemented for most public events at the Frank Erwin Center. This is the same clear bag policy in effect for all Texas Athletics events. The Frank Erwin Center, along with many other stadiums and arenas nationwide, has implemented a clear bag policy in order […]

Truckin’: A Note From John Graham

A note from Executive Senior Associate Athletics Director John Graham, reflecting on his 28-year tenure at the Frank Erwin Center. Graham will retire at the end of August 2017 and we wish him the best of luck in his future endeavors. Not many people can feel comfortable going into their next step in life, however, […]

#ErwinCenter40: Applause Flashback

It’s time to take another stroll down memory lane. Before the Applause Blog landed a spot on your digital doorstep, it was a print publication published monthly. Applause: The Entertainment Monthly of The Frank Erwin Center was printed from 1980 to 2013. That’s about 390 issues! The tabloid contained features on bands coming to town, […]

Clown Makeup 101

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® Presents Built To Amaze! will be here before we know it bringing with it incredible performers, beautiful animals and of course, hilarious clowns! The talented clowns you see at The Greatest Show On Earth® are mirth-makers who specialize in the fine arts of mime and pantomime, slaps and falls, comedy acrobatics, juggling and equilibristic […]

Behind the Scenes with WWE Diva Natalya

WWE LIVE: ROAD TO WRESTLEMANIA comes to the Frank Erwin Center Saturday, March 15 and the intensity will rise as the WWE Superstars and Divas prepare for WrestleMania XXX. But WrestleMania XXX isn’t the only thing fans are anxiously awaiting, this one will probably make them Open tubev and enjoy themselves a little after watching […]

Top 10 Traditional Texas Holiday Foods

November marks the beginning of the holiday season and most people around the country will stick to the traditional oven-baked turkey with stuffing and apple pie, while Texans bring out the turducken, cornbread and empanadas in our Dallas, Fort Worth or Alamo Heights Homes! The holidays are always a great excuse for us Texans to […]

15 Signs You Work In the Event and Arena Industry

If you’ve ever endured long days that turn into nights, a never-ending calendar of events, quick turnarounds and spent months planning for a three hour show… we feel you. Welcome to the event and arena industry. Where the party doesn’t stop till six in the morning… but you still have to go to work the […]