Texas Monthly Announces Edge of Texas Lineup

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TEXAS MONTHLY ANNOUNCES THE ADDITION OF BEST-SELLING AUTHOR AND PODCASTER TIM FERRISS AND COMEDIAN MO AMER TO THE EXCITING LIST OF SPEAKERS ON SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 8. 

Browse the full talent lineup below!

The second annual Texas Monthly Edge of Texas, presented by VisitDallas, celebrates the most fascinating and entertaining subjects, stories, and people from across the state.

Two days of programming will kick off on Friday, September 7 with “Among the Outlaws: Live Music + Documentary Film + Conversations,” a special 90-minute program featuring a collection of film clips from They Called Us Outlaws,” a documentary series currently in production, live performances by legendary musicians including Joe Ely, Jessi Colter, Jack Ingram, and Holly Williams, and a panel discussion moderated by Executive Editor Michael Hall featuring Filmmaker Eric Geadelmann, Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum CEO Kyle Young, and some of the stars from the film. A portion of proceeds from this event will benefit Mack, Jack & McConaughey (MJ&M).

On Saturday, September 8, Edge of Texas will bring Texas Monthly to life in a series of fascinating panel discussions between our editors and Texas thought leaders including a keynote discussion with best-selling author of the The 4-Hour Workweek, Tim Ferriss and international comedian Mo Amer. Throughout the day, festival goers will explore the best of Texas through several distinct lenses: culture, business, cuisine, film, politics, and music. Browse the schedule below with more announcements to come!

At the Saturday night finale event, celebrate with Texas Monthly at Texas Coming Together, a fusion of statewide creativity. Indulge in cuisine by top Texas chefs including Bruno Davaillon of Bullion, John Tesar of Knife, Callie Speer of Holy Roller, Katherine Clapner of Dude, Sweet Chocolate, Pitmasters Ronnie Killen of Killen’s Barbecue, Jordan Jackson of Bodacious Bar-B-Q, and pop-ups from BIRD Bakery and Antonelli’s Cheese Shop. Enjoy one-of-a-kind experiences designed by the state’s most innovative minds including a virtual reality experience by SubVRsive, a Kendra Scott Color Bar, and interactive art installations curated by SWOON, the studio. Live entertainment will surround the evening showcasing the talents of the Minor Mishap Marching band and DJ Sober, paired with exotic cocktails and the Hello Trouble Hall beer bar.

Enter the Walk on the Edge of Texas sweepstakes to win all-new Lucchese Barn Boots!

Click here for the downloadable weekend schedule!

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