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    The Austin Belly Dance Convention

    Presented by Amara Produces

    June 24 - June 26, 2016

    Come sparkle and dance with us ya’ll at the Austin Belly Dance Convention1

    Over 30 Belly Dance and Music Classes and Presentations with a variety of offerings to please all levels and styles! 
    2 Spectacular Evening Performance Programs: Friday evening's "Keep Austin Shimmying" Gala and Saturday evening's "Austin Raqs" Gala.
    The ABDC's Showcase on Saturday and Sunday afternoon. ...more


    Summer Film Series: Frida (2002)

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    July 14, 2016

    Salma Hayek stars as Frida Kahlo in the 2002 film Frida, directed by Julie Taymor. The Ransom Center's art collection includes Frida Kahlo's Self-portrait with Thorn Necklace and...more

    ¡A Viva Voz! Celebration:

    Presented by Lozano Long Institute of Latin America Studies

    April 14 - July 15, 2016

    LLILAS Benson Latin American Studies and Collections proudly presents the 14th annual ¡A Viva Voz! Celebration of Latina/o Arts and Culture: “Historias/Viajes: A Conversation with Marta...more

    Music Under the Star: Los TexManiacs with Flaco Jimenez

    Presented by Bullock Texas State History Museum at Bullock Texas State History Museum, Austin

    July 15, 2016

    Enjoy a special lineup of Texas artists as a part of the Bullock Museum's free concert series Music Under the Star, held Friday evenings from 6-9 pm on the museum's Lone Star Plaza. Plus, park for...more

    friday movie matinee: IN THE HEART OF THE SEA

    Presented by Austin Public Library - Old Quarry Branch

    July 22, 2016

    Friday Movie Matinee: IN THE HEART OF THE SEA @ Old Quarry Library 7051 Village Center Dr. Austin, TX 78731. 512-974-8860.

    from 2-4 pm on July 22, 2016


    Stories Summer Institute Reception and Listening Party

    Presented by Texas Folklife at Bass Concert Hall, Austin

    July 22, 2016

    Folklorist / NPR & BBC radio producer Rachel Hopkin will be returning to present a sampling of her work in radio and folklore, as well as completed audio documentaries produced at...more

    Music Under the Star: Quiet Company with Riders Against the Storm

    Presented by Bullock Texas State History Museum at Bullock Texas State History Museum, Austin

    July 22, 2016

    Enjoy a special lineup of Texas artists as a part of the Bullock Museum's free concert series Music Under the Star, held Friday evenings from 6-9 pm on the museum's Lone Star Plaza. Plus, park for...more

    Annual Black and White Party

    Presented by The Russian House of Austin at Russian House, Austin

    July 22 - July 23, 2016

    Get your best Black and White outfit on and come on for our annual Black and White Party!!! This year, we’re celebrating the grand opening of the Black and White art exhibition with a...more

    Lady Bird Day

    Presented by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center at Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, Austin

    July 24, 2016

    The Wildflower Center honors its founder, Lady Bird Johnson, and all that she did for our nation's treasured environment on Lady Bird Day. Lady Bird Day recognizes Mrs. Johnson’s...more

    Insights: Q+A with Exhibition Designers

    Presented by The UMLAUF Sculpture Garden and Museum at Umlauf Sculpture Garden & Museum, Austin

    July 27, 2016

    The UMLAUF Sculpture Garden & Museum will be having a Q+A session with our Studio in the Museum exhibition designers: Stephanie Busing & Nimer Aleck.


    Art After Six @ The People's Gallery

    Presented by City of Austin Cultural Arts Division at Austin City Hall, Austin

    July 29, 2016

    Art After Six @ The People's Gallery

    July 29

    6-8 pm

    Austin City Hall, 301 W. 2nd Street

    Stop by The People's Gallery at City Hall for extended gallery hours and...more

    Comedy of Errors

    Presented by Penfold Theatre Company at Round Rock Amphitheater, Austin

    July 7 - July 30, 2016

    Take one pair of estranged twin brothers (both named Antipholus); add one pair of estranged twin servants (both named Dromio); throw them in a city known for sorcery; and what do you get?...more

    Basics of Franchising

    Presented by City of Austin Small Business Development Program at Entrepreneur Center of Austin, Austin

    August 2, 2016

    MUST REGISTER!
     

    Learn the basics of franchising and find the right franchise opportunities.
     


    Exhibit at the Bass Concert

    Presented by Mobile Art Program at Bass Concert Hall, Austin

    May 14 - August 6, 2016

    Art created by seniors participating in classes provided the Mobile Art Program will be on display May 14 - August 6 at the Univ. of Texas, Bass Concert Hall, ground floor. Since 2007 Mobile Art...more

    Ballet Austin & the Long Center Present: "Rhythm on Stage"

    Presented by Long Center for the Performing Arts at The Long Center for the Performing Arts, Austin

    June 30 - August 11, 2016

    Rhythm on Stage is back for its 5th year!  Join us for Austin’s only instructional dance series that invites you to take center stage in the Long Center’s Dell Hall. Come learn how to...more

    Long Center Presents: "Big Mega Workout"

    Presented by Long Center for the Performing Arts at The Long Center for the Performing Arts, Austin

    July 23 - August 13, 2016

    Attention all boot campers! Leave your weights at home, and join Austinites from all over town for a fierce workout utilizing the grounds & architecture of the Long Center and grounds. All you...more

    Do512 & Alamo Drafthouse Present: "Sound & Cinema"

    Presented by Long Center for the Performing Arts at The Long Center for the Performing Arts, Austin

    July 6 - August 17, 2016

    This 5-show series pairs live bands with classic Hollywood movies, and will take place on alternating Wednesdays all summer long on the beautiful lawn of the Long Center, with the downtown Austin...more

    DJ Bling's Back 2 School Festival

    Presented by DJ Bling's Back 2 School Foundation and Austin Creative Alliance at Givens Recreation Center, Austin

    August 21, 2016

    DJ Bling's Back 2 School Festival is an effort to provide school supplies to less fortunate families in the Austin urban community during the school year. DJ Bling's Back 2 School Festival is a...more

    Art After Six @ The People's Gallery

    Presented by City of Austin Cultural Arts Division at Austin City Hall, Austin

    August 26, 2016

    Art After Six @ The People's Gallery

    August 26

    6-8 pm

    Austin City Hall, 301 W. 2nd Street

    Stop by The People's Gallery at City Hall for extended gallery hours and...more

    Changarrito Project: Selections from the Collection 2015-2016

    Presented by Mexic-Arte Museum at Mexic-Arte Museum, Austin

    June 17 - August 28, 2016

    Changarrito Project: Selections from the Collection 2015-2016
    June 18 – August 28, 2016 (Annex Gallery)

    Opening Reception
    Date:  Friday, June 17, 2016
    Time: ...more

    Young Latino Artists 21: Amexican@

    Presented by Mexic-Arte Museum at Mexic-Arte Museum, Austin

    June 17 - August 28, 2016

    YLA 21: Amexican@
    June 18 – August 28, 2016 (Main Gallery)
    Guest Curator:  David “Shek” Vega

    Opening Reception
    Date:  Friday, June 17, 2016...more

    FREE Summer

    Presented by The UMLAUF Sculpture Garden and Museum at Umlauf Sculpture Garden & Museum, Austin

    June 17 - August 31, 2016

     FREE Summer at the UMLAUF! 

    June 1 - August 31, 2016

    Admission to the UMLAUF is FREE thanks to generous donors
    who gave to the UMLAUF through Amplify...more

    JUEGOS RANCHEROS

    Presented by JUEGOS RANCHEROS at The North Door, Austin

    June 2 - September 8, 2016

    JUEGOS RANCHEROS hosts regular meet-ups on the first Thursday of every month at The North Door to showcase & play the best in independent games both local & global.


    Community Night

    Presented by Thinkery at Thinkery, Austin

    September 30, 2015 - September 28, 2016

    Community Night is every Wednesday at the Thinkery! During these hours admission is by donation (suggested $1) but no one is turned away. Often during Community Nights we offer special...more

    Texas Gospel Exhibit - Now Showing Main Gallery

    Presented by Texas Music Museum at Texas Music Museum , Austin

    March 18 - September 30, 2016

    The Texas Music Museum’s 2016 Texas Gospel Spotlight exhibit celebrates artists and their music which have spiritually inspired Texans over many generations. Gospel Music became popular in the...more

    Texas Jazz, Hall Gallery

    Presented by Texas Music Museum at Texas Music Museum , Austin

    March 18 - December 11, 2016

    The Texas Music Museum’s 2016 Texas Jazz exhibit celebrates over sixty female and male Texan musicians and vocalists, their music and contribution to jazz.  Highlighted artists include the...more

    Contributions of East Austin-African American Musicians to Texas Music – Front Gallery

    Presented by Texas Music Museum at Texas Music Museum , Austin

    March 18 - December 31, 2016

    This exhibit, focused on East Austin’s African-American music history, explores the musical legacies of artists whose contributions help establish Austin as a “Live Music Capital of the...more

    Wine Wednesday at Quattro Gatti Ristorante e Pizzeria!

    Presented by Quattro Gatti

    May 4, 2016 - May 3, 2017

    $5 wine and great company.
    Free parking on Congress after 6 pm
     


    Weekly Viewing Party

    Presented by Austin Variety Show at Iron Gate Lounge, Austin

    Ongoing

    Austin's newest TV Show announces a weekly viewing party for fans every Sunday at Austin's coolest new lounge, Iron Gate on East 6th Street. The viewing party will begin at 10pm, an hour before...more

    Improv Zero-Free Intro Class

    Presented by The New Movement

    Ongoing

    It certainly seems that taking an improv comedy class would be nerve racking. We understand you may want to test drive before you sign up, that’s why we offer our FREE Improv Zero class...more

    Speaker Series with Brenda Chinnery-Allgeier

    Presented by Austin Planetarium at Opal Divine's Austin Grill - Marina, Austin

    Ongoing

    Join us on the 2nd Tuesday of each month from 5pm-9pm for our Speaker Series, presented at Opal Divine’s Marina location. Ever wonder why Dark Matter was important to our universe? How...more

    Southern Skies Social

    Presented by Austin Planetarium

    Ongoing

    On the last Wednesday from 5pm-9pm of every month at House Wine on 408 Josephine Street, so South Austinites can join in the fun without having to leave their neck-of-the-woods. Enjoy a savory...more

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