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    UP + UP: 2015 Senior Art Exhibition

    Presented by The Visual Arts Center

    March 6, 2015

    UP + UP catalogs a pivotal moment for 39 young artists graduating from the Department of Art and Art History at The University of Texas at Austin. Work included in the exhibition ranges from print to sculpture, and painting to photography. UP + UP demonstrates technical and conceptual acuity, as well as marks a transition from experimentation to actualization. Selected by a peer and faculty ...more


    Paper Jam 2015

    Presented by Women Printmakers of Austin

    March 13, 2015

    Paper Jam is the inaugural juried exhibition at WPA's Bone Black Print Studio and Gallery. Bone Black is located within Canopy, one of Austin's largest fine art complexes, featuring many other...more

    Complimentary Buns & Guns Boot Camp

    Presented by Spark Fitness Club

    March 14, 2015

    This is an complimentary Buns and Guns Boot Camp where you can experience downtown Austin's Swanky new gym. During this event you will experience a 50 minute class. Expect a full body workout...more

    Between Borderlands

    Presented by Women and Their Work at Women and Their Work, Austin

    January 24 - March 19, 2015

    Sara Frantz
    Between Borderlands
    Jan. 24 - March 19, 2015
    Opening Reception: Sat. Jan. 24, 7 - 9pm
    Sara Frantz explores the contemporary built environment once removed. Her...more

    GayBiGayGay

    Presented by GayBiGayGay

    March 22, 2015

    GayBiGayGay is a big queer FREE-for-all, DIY, all-ages, anti-capitalist, corporate free, big ol gay ol celebration of family and friends and all the beauty we make together!  It happens...more

    Spring Art Show at The Arc

    Presented by The Arc of the Capital Area

    March 26, 2015

    Join us for our quarterly art show. Mix and mingle with our artists, board members, volunteers and staff. Light refreshments are served. Cost: Free. Donations are always...more

    Movies in the Park

    Presented by The City Of Cedar Park at Milburn Park, Cedar Park

    March 27, 2015

    2015 Movies in the Park dates (movie titles TBD). Movies are shown at dusk. March 27- Box Trolls at 8 pm April 10 - Planes: Fire and Rescue at 8 pm April 24 - Big Hero 6 at 8 pm September 4...more

    Spring Egg- Stravaganza

    Presented by The City Of Cedar Park

    March 29, 2015

    Location: Milburn Park -1901 Sun Chase Blvd. Date: March 29, 2015 Time: 2:00 pm Fee: Free to the public Bring your basket to hunt for over 79,000 pieces of candy, prizes and goodies. Take your...more

    Gabe Leonard: Desperados

    Presented by Art on 5th at Art on 5th , Austin

    March 2 - April 4, 2015

    ART on 5th is pleased to announce the highly anticipated exhibition of Gabe Leonard’s artwork featuring his new collection “Desperados.” The exhibition features never before seen...more

    Tour The Talent

    Presented by Artists Alliance of the Hill Country

    April 11 - April 12, 2015

    Tour the Talent is a two-day Art Studio Tour in the Hill Country on April 11-12, 11 am to 6 pm. The 6 Art Studios, with over 30 diverse artists highlights Artists Alliance of the Hill...more

    The Trees of Govalle

    Presented by Forklift Danceworks

    April 11 - April 12, 2015

    Forklift Danceworks’ newest project is underway! Artistic Director Allison Orr and Associate Choreographer Krissie Marty are partnering with Austin's Parks and Recreation...more

    The Cohen New Works Festival presents After: A Post-Gay Vaudeville (Sponsored by Faggot Dolls™)

    Presented by The University of Texas at Austin Department of Theatre and Dance at Texas Performing Arts at The University of Texas at Austin - Winship Drama Building, Austin

    April 13 - April 17, 2015

    The Cohen New Works Festival presents After: A Post-Gay Vaudeville (Sponsored by Faggot Dolls™) explores what it means to be a gay man in an imagined utopia with full marriage equality and...more

    The Cohen New Works Festival presents Emanation

    Presented by The University of Texas at Austin Department of Theatre and Dance at Texas Performing Arts at The University of Texas at Austin - Winship Drama Building, Austin

    April 13 - April 17, 2015

    The Cohen New Works Festival presents Emanation, a play about intimacy. Leira, a 19-20 year old female librarian discovers semen on a library book while restocking at the end of the night. After...more

    The Cohen New Works Festival presents Henry Bishop

    Presented by The University of Texas at Austin Department of Theatre and Dance at Texas Performing Arts at The University of Texas at Austin - Winship Drama Building, Austin

    April 13 - April 17, 2015

    The Cohen New Works Festival presents Henry Bishop a 30-minute piece that tells the story of Henry Bishop, a lonely centaur who has the body of a sheep instead of a horse. Isolated from the...more

    The Cohen New Works Festival presents Eye See... I Forget

    Presented by The University of Texas at Austin Department of Theatre and Dance at Texas Performing Arts at The University of Texas at Austin - Winship Drama Building, Austin

    April 13 - April 17, 2015

    The Cohen New Works Festival presents Eye See…I Forget, an installation that will evolve each day of the festival. Crawl inside the brain of an Alzheimer’s patient and witness the...more

    17th Annual Butterfly Festival

    Presented by EmilyAnn Theatre at Emily Ann Theatre, Wimberley

    April 18, 2015

    Join us for the 17th Annual Butterfly Festival
    Saturday, April 18, 9:00 - 5:00

    Fun for the entire family. Live release of 3500 butterflies (releases every...more

    2015 Sunset Valley ArtFest

    Presented by Sunset Valley Arts Commission

    April 25, 2015

    The Sunset Valley ArtFest is a free admission outdoor event that hosts many artists from the area, displaying varying forms of art, woodworking, oil paints, and jewelry. The festival also has live...more

    The Big Squeeze Finals

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

    April 25, 2015

    Texas Folklife and the Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum are pleased to announce that the Finals for the annual Big Squeeze accordion contest will take place at the museum on Saturday, April...more

    Studio Spotlight -- Swan Lake

    Presented by Ballet Austin at AustinVentures StudioTheater, Austin

    April 30, 2015

    Join us for an up-close and personal view of dancers rehearsing in the studio! Learn about Ballet Austin's Swan Lake. Watch the dancers rehearse excerpts from the production, and ask questions...more

    WEST Austin Studio Tour at The Arc of the Arts Studio

    Presented by The Arc of the Capital Area

    May 9 - May 17, 2015

    Come out for Austin’s 4th annual WEST: a free, self-guided tour that champions the abundance of talent within Austin’s diverse creative community. Visit our studio on the tour and see...more

    Roots & Rhythms After School Drum Classes at HOUSTON ELEMENTARY

    Presented by Roots & Rhythms

    October 3, 2014 - May 22, 2015

    A free after-school arts in education program fosterinig positive ties to local communities, and open to any 4th or 5th grader at Houston Elementary currently registered with ACES After School....more

    The Schoolyard Birds FREE Songwriting Workshop

    Presented by Attendance Records

    October 25, 2014 - May 30, 2015

    The Schoolyard Birds is a FREE songwriting workshop for kids ages 6-10 hosted by Attendance Records.

    Through the instruction and encouragement of our lead teacher and volunteers, students...more

    Rot Rally Parade and Free Concert

    Presented by Roadway Productions at Congress Avenue, Austin

    June 12, 2015

    Bikers from all over parade down Congress Avenue from 11th street to Cesar Chavez.  Parade arrives approximately 7:45pm and is followed by a free concert.


    Divided City: Civil War and Reconstruction in Austin

    Presented by Austin History Center at Austin History Center, Austin

    January 15 - June 21, 2015

    On April 12, 1861, Confederate artillery bombarded Fort Sumter in South Carolina, signaling the beginning of the Civil War. The war would last four long, bloody years, nearly succeeding in ripping...more

    Solstice Festival

    Presented by Solstice and Dart Music International at Pan Am Recreation Center, Austin

    June 19 - June 21, 2015

    On the summer solstice - the longest day of the year - hundreds of cities around the world celebrate music together. We brought the celebration to Austin last year and had 146 free concerts at 35...more

    Special Olympics Comes to Austin

    Presented by Special Olympics

    June 22, 2015

    This summer, more than 20,000 people from all walks of life will unite in a journey across America, including many from right here in Austin. They’ll be part of a movement for respect and...more

    Symphony July 4th

    Presented by Roadway Productions at Auditorium Shores, Austin

    July 4, 2015

    The July 4th Symphony and Fireworks is an Austin Tradition. Free Fireworks, and a Free Live performance by the Austin Symphony. Great food and drinks, and a variety of local Arts & Crafts...more

    "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland"

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    February 10 - July 6, 2015

    The Ransom Center celebrates 150 years of "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" with an exhibition for the curious and curiouser of all ages. Learn about Lewis Carroll and the real...more

    Stories Summer Institute Reception and Listening Party 2015

    Presented by Texas Folklife

    July 10, 2015

    6pm: Reception (light refreshments served) 
    7pm: Program Begins

    Special guest instructor: Folklorist and NPR & BBC radio producer Rachel Hopkin

    Local teachers,...more

    IMPROMP-TWO - A Casual Improv Duo Night

    Presented by The Institution Theater at The Institution Theater, Austin

    January 25 - August 30, 2015

    **** FREE SHOW EVERY SUNDAY AT 7PM!  FREE PARKING!   DONATION BAR! ****

    ImprompTwo is a casual evening of improv performance featuring the duo Cascade with a different top-notch...more

    We Tell Stories in ASL!

    Presented by VSA Texas at Austin Public Library - Twin Oaks Branch, Austin

    March 5 - September 3, 2015

    Twin Oaks Branch Library 1800 South 5th Street Austin, TX 78704 Every first Thursday of the month Dates for 2015 3/5, 4/2, 5/7, 8/6, 9/3, 10/8, 11/5, 12/3 Theron Parker: abcasl@yahoo.com


    PLAY ME - Exhibition of Mechanical Sculptures by Yuliya Lanina

    Presented by Polyglot Gallery and City of Austin Cultural Arts Division

    September 12, 2014 - September 10, 2015

    Please join us for an exhibition of new work by Yuliya Lanina of her signature mechanical sculptures with original musical scores by Yevgeniy Sharlat. Also, on exhibition are new small works on...more

    TIPS On Art Exhibit Program

    Presented by TIPS on Art

    October 29, 2014 - October 31, 2015

    TIPS On Art chooses community business partners to exhibit & sell visual art created by Austin artists.  We believe that putting art on the way of where people are going raises the bar...more

    BOOKER AND A BUDDY

    Presented by The Institution Theater at The Institution Theater, Austin

    February 27 - November 28, 2015

    **** Fourth Saturday of Every Month at 10pm at The Institution Theater ****

    Storied and renowned Austin improviser, Tom Booker, performs an hour-long improvised romp with a friend of his...more

    MONOLOGUE JAM - Solo Competitive Improv

    Presented by The Institution Theater at The Institution Theater, Austin

    February 7 - December 5, 2015

    **** First Saturday of Every Month at 10pm at The Institution Theater ****

    The world is full of characters: yours. The Austin Improv Monologue Jam celebrates the power of instant...more

    WHITEBOARD: COMEDY IS A MESS

    Presented by The Institution Theater at The Institution Theater, Austin

    February 14 - December 12, 2015

    **** Second Saturday of Every Month at 10pm at The Institution Theater ****

    Improvisation, Institution style, that invites the audience to literally fill up the board with too many ideas....more

    TARANTULA - Organic Improv

    Presented by The Institution Theater at The Institution Theater, Austin

    February 21 - December 19, 2015

    **** Third Saturday of Every Month at 10pm at The Institution Theater ****

    Tarantula is Improv like you’ve never seen before. It’s an experience. It’s an organic, odd,...more

    Texas Nafas Presents Joe Brundidge

    Presented by Texas Nafas at channelAustin Studios, Austin

    March 1, 2015 - March 31, 2016

    Texas Nafas Presents Poet Joe Brundidge , he will be interviewed by Susan Summer and he reads many of his poems.


    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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