Dripping Springs business news: distillery expands with bar and event hall; new primary care clinic plans opening and more

Rendering of a taproom and event hall
Dripping Springs Distilling will add a bar and event hall this summer. (Rendering courtesy Dripping Springs Distilling)

Dripping Springs Distilling will add a bar and event hall this summer. (Rendering courtesy Dripping Springs Distilling)

1. Big Dogg Custom Diesel Works celebrated its grand opening on July 15 at 1032 Canyon Bend Drive, Ste. A, Dripping Springs. Owned by two-time “Monster Garage with James” winner Thomas “Big Dogg” Betar, Jr., the auto shop offers diesel truck repair and fleet services. 512-244-3644. www.bigdoggdiesel.com

2. Dripping Springs Distilling will expand this summer with the opening of Distillers Bar and Distillers Hall, both located on the distillery’s 10-acre property. The bar and restaurant will serve craft cocktails and “elevated comfort food.” Distillers Hall will host weddings and events of up to 200 guests. 5330 Bell Springs Road, Dripping Springs. 512-858-1199. www.drippingspringsdistilling.com

3. Total Care Primary Care will hold the grand opening for a new Belterra Village clinic Aug. 11, along with a ribbon-cutting at 5 p.m. Total Care offers physical exams, allergy care and vaccinations, among other services. 164 Belterra Village Way, Ste. Y200, Dripping Springs. 512-866-3016. www.total.healthcare

4. High Cotton Home & Design plans to relocate to a private ranch at 130 Schoolhouse Ridge, Driftwood, in late September. Currently located at 10827 Hwy. 290, Ste. 110, Austin, the boutique furniture store and design center will be open at its new space from Wednesday through Sunday during the first week of each month. Otherwise, it will open by appointment only. 512-296-2423. www.highcottonhomedesign.com
By Olivia Aldridge

Reporter, Central Austin

Olivia joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in March 2019. She covers public health, business, development and Travis County government. A graduate of Presbyterian College in South Carolina, Olivia worked as a reporter and producer for South Carolina Public Radio before moving to Texas. Her work has appeared on NPR and in the New York Times.


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