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    Pioneer Farms Haunted Halloween: Disappearance

    Presented by Pioneer Farms at Pioneer Farms, Austin

    October 10 - October 25, 2014

    This year our Halloween Adventure addresses one of the greatest fears in the history of mankind. The fear of your loved ones, especially your children disappearing. This very real fear has generated some of the most frightening tales in all of folklore. This year many of those legendary creatures have come to our little village.

    The overall plot takes the guests on a journey to discover the cause of the ...more


    8th Annual Murder, Mayhem & Misadventure Walking Tour

    Presented by Save Austin's Cemeteries

    October 25, 2014

    Take a walking tour with Save Austin’s Cemeteries! Hear our historians and actors shed new light on Austin’s history with chilling tales of 19th and 20th century untimely...more

    Dia de los Muertos Festival benefiting Easter Seals Central Texas

    Presented by Easter Seals Central Texas at Pan Am Recreation Center, Austin

    October 25, 2014

    Easter Seals Central Texas presents its second annual Dia de los Muertos (‘Day of the Dead’) Festival, Saturday, October 25, 2014 from Noon – 10:00 pm at the Oswaldo A.B....more

    Sydney Yeager’s Persistent Memory Exhibit

    Presented by Vaudeville Gallery

    August 29 - October 26, 2014

    Open to the public August 29-October 26 at The Gallery at Vaudeville, acclaimed artist Sydney Yeager will be showcasing her newest exhibit: Persistent Memory. Exploring fragmentation and...more

    Italia Mia! Madrigal Mystery Tour

    Presented by Texas Early Music Project at First English Lutheran Church, Austin

    October 25 - October 26, 2014

    TEXAS EARLY MUSIC PROJECT PRESENTS ITS SECOND CONCERT OF THE SEASON- Italia Mia!: Madrigal Mystery Tour

    (9/29/14, Austin, TX) The Italian madrigal in the 16th century was emotional, witty,...more

    Inside Out Steelband Nonprofit Launch Celebration Concert

    Presented by Inside Out Steelband at One World Theatre, Austin

    October 28, 2014

    Join us and celebrate 18 years of steel pan outreach in Austin!!

    When: Tuesday, October 28, 2014

    Where: One World Theatre

    7701 Bee Caves Road, Austin, TX 78746

    The...more

    FARE Walk for Food Allergy in Austin Texas

    Presented by FARE, Food Allergy Research and Education at Mueller Park, Austin

    November 1, 2014

     The FARE for Food Allergy is coming to Austin on November 1, 2014. Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE) works on behalf of the 15 million Americans with Food allergies, including all...more

    Bunnicula

    Presented by Scottish Rite Theater at Austin Scottish Rite Theater, Austin

    September 27 - November 1, 2014

    Austin Scottish Rite Theater presents Bunnicula

    Bunnicula looks like a typical cuddly rabbit, but he’s the spookiest bunny around! Kids of all ages will howl with laughter as Chester...more

    Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes

    Presented by American Diabetes Association

    November 8, 2014

    Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes is the American Diabetes Association’s signature fundraising walk. The event has been taking place for more than 20 years and has raised more than...more

    23rd Annual Austin Powwow & American Indian Heritage Festival

    Presented by Great Promise for American Indians and City of Austin Cultural Arts Division

    November 8, 2014

    The Austin Powwow is a family friendly event that preserves the traditions, heritage and culture of American Indians in Texas. It is the largest one day Powwow in the United States and provides...more

    Veterans Day Parade & Event

    Presented by The City Of Cedar Park

    November 8, 2014


    Date: Saturday, November 8, 2014

    Location: Veterans Memorial Park, 2525 W. New Hope Drive
    Parade Time: 9:30 am
    Event Time: 11:00 am

    Come honor our veterans and...more

    Texas Master Chorale

    Presented by Round Top Festival Institute at Festival Concert Hall at Round Top, Round Top

    November 15, 2014

     Invited for the 3rd time at Round Top for another performance of classical and contemporary chorale works.


    Trash

    Presented by One World Theatre at One World Theatre, Austin

    November 15, 2014

     “Trash” is a puppet musical presented by Puppet Improv Project of Austin that tells a monster lesson for kids (and their adults) to reduce, reuse, and recycle. The story begins...more

    Family Dance Workshop -- The Nutcracker

    Presented by Ballet Austin at AustinVentures StudioTheater, Austin

    November 16, 2014

    See excerpts from Austin's Holiday Tradition, Ballet Austin's The Nutcracker, and learn a movement phrase with the help of Ballet Austin dancers. Sessions A and B are identical....more

    Family Improv Class (with 6 – 10 year olds)

    Presented by Merlin Works at ZACH Theatre, Austin

    September 28 - November 16, 2014

    Build skills of confidence, risk taking, letting go of mistakes, and being more present–as a family. Now everyone can get in on the fun with this improv comedy class for parents and kids to...more

    24th Annual Fossil Fest

    Presented by Paleontological Society of Austin

    November 15 - November 16, 2014

    Get your prehistoric ON at the Paleontological Society of Austin's 24th Annual Fossil Fest!  

    Our show theme this year, Discover Ice Age Texas, highlights...more

    Studio Spotlight -- The Nutcracker

    Presented by Ballet Austin at AustinVentures StudioTheater, Austin

    November 20, 2014

    Join us for an up-close and personal view of dancers rehearsing in the studio! Learn about Ballet Austin's The Nutcracker, our city's annual holiday tradition. Watch the dancers rehearse...more

    A Midsummer Night's Dream

    Presented by The Sarofim School of Fine Arts and Southwestern University at Jesse H. and Mary Gibbs Jones Theater, Georgetown

    November 14 - November 23, 2014

    Theatre for Young Audiences

    A magical tale of fairies, fools, falling in love, and comical mix-ups. The adventure takes place in mythical Athens, Greece and its enchanted forest. There are...more

    Nuncrackers

    Presented by EmilyAnn Theatre at Emily Ann Theatre, Wimberley

    November 6 - November 23, 2014

    The Little Sisters of Hoboken are at it again! This Nunsense Christmas musical will warm your heart with joy and giggles. For audiences of all ages . Directed by Karin Cunningham. Performed in the...more

    ImprovEd Shakespeare's Henry IV (Part 1!)

    Presented by The ImprovEd Shakespeare Company presents Shakespeare For Kids By Kids at George Washington Carver Museum - Boyd Vance Theater, Austin

    November 9 - November 23, 2014

    Hey-ho! Get ye to our play! It's FREE!

    ImprovEd Shakespeare presents
    Shakespeare for Kids by Kids in "Henry IV (Part 1)"

    Frustrated with your parents? So was...more

    Creative Arts Society: FREE EXPRESSIONS

    Presented by Creative Arts Society at Dougherty Arts Center, Austin

    October 31 - November 29, 2014

    The Creative Arts Society of Austin is proud to announce their 15th Anniversary Exhibition: “FREE EXPRESSIONS”.
    The Exhibit will be at The Julia C. Butridge Gallery located in...more

    Amber & Nick Radio Hour

    Presented by Mr Johnny Productions and Scottish Rite Theater at Austin Scottish Rite Theater, Austin

    November 15 - November 30, 2014

    New Kids Vintage Radio Stage Show opens November 15th at Scottish Rite Theater: Amber & Nick Radio Hour

    12 year old Amber and brother Nick present a highly interactive, golden age...more

    Films of 1939: 'The Wizard of Oz'

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    December 4, 2014

    The Ransom Center’s series “Films of 1939” concludes with The Wizard of Oz on Thursday, December 4, at 7 p.m.

    In this early Technicolor classic directed by Victor...more

    Holiday Tree Lighting & Santa’s Workshop

    Presented by The City Of Cedar Park

    December 5, 2014

    On this magical night, join us in the tradition of lighting the tree. Over 60,000 lights illuminate the largest Live Oak Tree in Cedar Park. Santa's Workshop will kick off immediately...more

    Houston Chamber Ringers

    Presented by Round Top Festival Institute at Festival Concert Hall at Round Top, Round Top

    December 6, 2014

    Christmas Concert 


    "The Nutcracker" Ballet

    Presented by Round Top Festival Institute at Festival Concert Hall at Round Top, Round Top

    December 13, 2014

    Danced by Children for Children of any Age 


    Drumming in Espanol with Roots & Rhythms Cultural Arts Program and Mariposas Spanish School for Kids

    Presented by Roots & Rhythms and Mariposas Spanish School for Kids

    October 18 - December 13, 2014

    This fun and exciting workshop in Spanish is geared for children ages 3-9 years old, and includes hands on activities, together with drumming and singing in Spanish. October workshop will feature...more

    Roots & Rhythms After-School Drum Classes at RODRIGUEZ ELEMENTARY

    Presented by Roots & Rhythms

    October 6 - December 15, 2014

    Ongoing, weekly, cultural arts and music education program fostering positive ties to local communities...free to any 4th graders at Rodriguez Elementary in Dove Springs who are currently enrolled...more

    Little Wing Music Classes

    Presented by Little Wing of Austin

    September 4 - December 18, 2014

     PUBLIC Little Wing class for ages 3.5 - 5. Held at Toybrary on Thursdays at 4:30 pm. Open to the public. Membership plan; First class free!

    Little Wing provides Music education for...more

    Oasis Health & Wellness Fair

    Presented by Oasis Health & Wellness Fair

    September 20 - December 20, 2014

    Hosted & Sponsored By Casa De Luz & The Integrity Academy
    Featuring:
    Holistic Product Vendors
    Wide Variety of Healing Practitioners
    Mind-Body Classes (Yoga, Tai...more

    Disney Junior Live!

    Presented by Frank Erwin Center at Frank Erwin Center, Austin

    December 21, 2014

    Disney Junior Live on Tour! Pirate and Princess Adventure is back by popular demand! The live stage show features characters from the smash hits “Sofia the First” and “Jake and...more

    A Child's Christmas In Wales 2014

    Presented by Alex Coke at First Presbyterian Church of Austin, Austin

    December 21, 2014

    A Child's Christmas In Wales

     

    Experience the music & magic of?Texas jazz musicians Alex Coke, Suzi Stern, Rich Harney, and Evan...more

    East Austin Handmade Arts Market @ The VORTEX

    Presented by The VORTEX at The VORTEX, Austin

    February 8 - December 27, 2014

    When: Saturdays beginning February 8th, 11am – 4 pm


    Where: The VORTEX, 2307 Manor Road, Austin, TX 78722

    Just in time for Valentine’s Day, The VORTEX will begin...more

    Exhibition: The Making of Gone With The Wind

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    September 9, 2014 - January 4, 2015

    Go behind the scenes of one of the classic films of Hollywood’s Golden Age. Featuring more than 300 rarely seen and some never-before-exhibited materials, the exhibition is drawn entirely...more

    Family Dance Workshop -- A Journey Through Dance

    Presented by Ballet Austin at AustinVentures StudioTheater, Austin

    January 25, 2015

    See works from multiple dance genres  such as ballet, jazz, musical theatre, and modern, and learn a movement phrase with the help of Ballet Austin dancers. Recommended for ages 3 to 12 years...more

    Baby Bloomers

    Presented by Thinkery at Thinkery, Austin

    February 5, 2014 - February 28, 2015

     Baby Bloomers is an opportunity for children age 0-3 and their families to experience the Thinkery together in an environment focused on early learners. Guided activities like Storytime,...more

    Click, Clack, Moo

    Presented by One World Theatre at One World Theatre, Austin

    March 28, 2015

    Cows that type? Hens on strike! Whoever heard of such a thing?' Farmer Brown cries. When his granddaughter Jenny comes for a visit, Farmer Brown declares the farm a 'tech-free zone.'...more

    Family Dance Workshop -- Swan Lake

    Presented by Ballet Austin at AustinVentures StudioTheater, Austin

    April 26, 2015

    See excerpts from Ballet Austin's iconic Swan Lake and learn a movement phrase with the help of Ballet Austin dancers. Recommended for ages 3 to 12 years old.


    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

    Storytime Art

    July 18, 2014 - July 15, 2016

    Storytime Art, or StArt! is a great opportunity for your young child to experience art! Storytimes are geared to the 3 – 5 year old preschooler, but some projects could easily translate into...more

    Art & Soul Austin

    Presented by Art & Soul Austin

    January 10, 2010 - October 15, 2016

    Traveling Art Enrichment Classes for ages 3-10 years old. Group art classes,Art Birthday Parties, and private lessons available.


    The Threefer

    Presented by The Hideout Theatre at The Hideout Theatre, Austin

    January 14, 2010 - Ongoing

    The Threefer is absolutely the best way to get a sample of what Austin improv has to offer. Troupes from every improv theater in town converge to perform here every Thursday, for only three...more

    SummerStock Austin

    Presented by Long Center for the Preforming Arts

    July 25, 2013 - Ongoing

    Dear SSA Friends,

    SummerStock Austin will open its ninth season this coming Thursday night, July 25th. We hope you will join us for PIPPIN, THE BREMEN TOWN MUSICIANS and SWING!

    So...more

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