John Pesina & Melanie Tipps
Atticus Circle hosted its Annual Awards Luncheon and invited Austinites to hear the inspiring coming-out story of former TCU linebacker Vincent Pryor. Held at the Four Seasons, the afternoon honored those who have made remarkable contributions toward the movement for the rights of the lesbian, gay, bisexual transgender community.
The Austin School for the Performing and Visual Arts presented The Art of Fashion at the Long Center, an evening of fashion, music and dance. Guests enjoyed a runway show and performances by the school's talented students. Acclaimed singer-songwriter Patricia Vonne was a special guest at this year's fashionable affair.
Austinites honored their peers at the Austin Under 40 Awards, recognizing distinguished young professionals. Held at the Austin Music Hall, the event included an awards presentation and silent auction benefiting the Young Women's Alliance and Young Men's Business League. The night wrapped up with a lively after-party at Rattle Inn.