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    Blanton Block Party

    Presented by Blanton Museum of Art at Blanton Museum of Art, Austin

    March 25, 2017

    Explore the Blanton Museum of Art at a free day-to-night community festival celebrating the newly reinstalled permanent collection galleries. The Blanton Block Party is the perfect opportunity to get reacquainted with the museum’s collection, while experiencing outdoor family art activities, a museum studies symposium, live music, food, and tours throughout the day. Enjoy a lecture and book signing by renowned ...more


    Peter Pan

    Presented by EmilyAnn Theatre at Emily Ann Theatre, Wimberley

    March 5 - March 26, 2017

    Part of the EmilyAnn's Children's Theatre series featuring well-loved tales adapted by D. Heath Thompson, this 40-minute show promises fun for audience members ages 2 - 102. Performed in the...more

    Our Austin Story Public Meeting

    Presented by Downtown Austin Alliance at Austin City Hall, Austin

    March 28, 2017

    Great cities tell great stories and we need your help to tell Our Austin Story, the story of Austin through the lens of our historic city squares. The Downtown Austin Alliance, in partnership with...more

    Austin Remembers: MLK

    Presented by augzoo LLC at Texas Capitol , Austin

    January 16 - March 31, 2017

    Austin Remembers:  MLK” FREE Augmented Reality App

    Austin, TX:  augzoo LLC, an Austin-based augmented reality company, announces plans to release an...more

    Landmarks Public Art Bike Tour

    Presented by Landmarks, the public art program of The University of Texas at Austin

    April 2, 2017

    Spring is in full swing, which makes this the perfect time for the return of the Landmarks Bike Tour! Austin Bike Tours and Rentals partners with Landmarks again to provide docent-led...more

    HONK!TX

    Presented by HONK!TX at Pan Am Recreation Center, Austin

    March 31 - April 2, 2017

    HONK!TX is back for the seventh year!  Bands from across the country and world join Austin's brass band community for three days of unamplified musical performances. Fan favorite School...more

    An Evening of Enchanting Mohiniyattam

    Presented by Tat Tvam Asi

    April 7, 2017

    A beautiful evening of dance featuring the iconic Dr. Neena Prasad!
    http://www.neenaprasad.com/

    This evening of Mohiniyattam seeks to...more

    Parent Resource Fair

    Presented by Pregnancy and Parenting Professionals at Lakeway Activity Center, Lakeway

    April 8, 2017

    Pregnancy and Parenting Professionals is hosting a second Parent Resource Fair this spring at the Lakeway Activity Center! Join us to learn about the local businesses and resources that support...more

    Urban Scavenger Hunt

    Presented by Wonders & Worries

    April 8, 2017

    Join the ultimate urban scavenger hunt! This choose-your-own-adventure has something for everyone: friendly competition, good deeds, local lore, wacky awards, and an all-ages rockin’...more

    Piles, heaps and mounds: drawing exhibition by Elise Powell

    Presented by Big Medium

    March 24 - April 9, 2017

    Piles, heaps and mounds is a drawing exhibition by Elise Powell 

    Have you ever thought about what YOU can do for SOIL? Soil has a life, and we can help soil help us. Come to my...more

    Sound in Sculpture

    Presented by Landmarks, the public art program of The University of Texas at Austin and Fusebox

    April 13, 2017

    Sound in Sculpture returns for a third year, once again as part of the dynamic, city-wide Fusebox Festival! This event showcases original music composed and performed by UT students inspired by...more

    Funky Chicken Coop Tour

    Presented by Urban Poultry Association of Texas

    April 15, 2017

    Come experience classic Austin at its best on the 9th Annual Funky Chicken Coop Tour! This self-guided tour will take you to poultry-loving homes, farms and small businesses all over town. See...more

    Multiple Originals XX

    Presented by Women Printmakers of Austin

    March 11 - April 16, 2017

    Multiple Originals XX: 2017 Members Exhibition

    March 11 - April 16, 2017
    Bone Black Studio and Gallery
    916 Springdale Road
    Austin, TX
    Multiple Originals XX will...more

    Beat the Rush: Peter Stopschinski

    Presented by Blanton Museum of Art at Blanton Museum of Art, Austin

    April 20, 2017

    Composer and multi-instrumentalist Peter Stopschinski presents a set of new music selected in conjunction with the Blanton’s collection of contemporary art.


    Slow Looking

    Presented by Blanton Museum of Art at Blanton Museum of Art, Austin

    April 20, 2017

    Slow Looking features 30-minute conversations about a single work of art on view at the museum.


    19th Annual Butterfly Festival

    Presented by EmilyAnn Theatre at Emily Ann Theatre, Wimberley

    April 22, 2017

    Fun for the entire family. Live release of 3500 butterflies (releases every 30 minutes throughout the day) –– Opening Ceremony with Flag Raising, Memorial Butterfly Release, Commemorative Air...more

    Earth Day ATX

    Presented by Earth Day ATX at Huston-Tillotson University, Austin

    April 22, 2017

    Earth Day Austin is the largest sustainability event in Central Texas. On April 22, 2017, thousands from the Austin Area and beyond will come to learn about conservation and sustainable solutions,...more

    Monster Jam

    Presented by Frank Erwin Center at Frank Erwin Center, Austin

    April 22 - April 23, 2017

    Monster Jam, the most adrenaline charged motorsports experience for families on the planet is returning to the Frank Erwin Center! Approximately 12 feet tall and about 12 feet wide, Monster Jam...more

    Old Settler's Music Festival

    Presented by Old Settler’s Music Festival at The Salt Lick Pavilion, Driftwood

    April 20 - April 23, 2017

    Old Settler’s Music Festival is a nationally known music festival featuring Roots, Folk, Bluegrass, and Americana music. As one of Central Texas' signature music events, the festival features...more

    Texas Theatre and Dance Presents Luna

    Presented by The University of Texas at Austin Department of Theatre and Dance at Texas Performing Arts at The University of Texas at Austin - Oscar G. Brockett Theatre, Austin

    April 20 - April 23, 2017

    By Ramón Esquivel

    Directed by Roxanne Schroeder-Arce

     

    A play for all ages, Luna tells the captivating story of Soledad who has trouble making friends...more

    Elephant and Piggie: We Are In A Play!

    Presented by ZACH Theatre at Zach Scott Kleberg Stage, Austin

    February 14 - April 28, 2017

    When Gerald and Piggie get together, anything is possible. They might wear silly hats, get invited to a fancy pool costume party, or learn a crazy new dance. Based on the wildly popular, beloved...more

    Great Scott! (Joplin)

    Presented by Austin Chamber Ensemble at First Presbyterian Church of Austin, Austin

    April 28, 2017


    Austin Chamber Ensemble presents:  Great Scott! (Joplin) - a concert featuring Steinway Artist Richard Dowling. In commemoration of the 100th Anniversary of the King of Ragtime's...more

    Sensory Friendly Hours at Thinkery

    Presented by Thinkery at Thinkery, Austin

    April 30, 2017

    Thinkery is committed to providing an accessible and interactive experience for all. During Sensory Friendly Hours, Thinkery extends a special invitation to learners with Autism Spectrum Disorders...more

    Jungle Book: Jangal Ki Kahani

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

    April 1 - April 30, 2017

    Revisit Kipling’s original Jungle Book characters in this delightful mix of Bollywood and Classical style. Authentic South Asian music and dance enhance Austin Scottish Rite Theater’s newly...more

    Touch-A-Truck

    Presented by SAFE Alliance

    May 13, 2017

    2017 Touch-A-Truck is presented by Realty Austin and H-E-B Tournament of Champions.

     

    Touch-A-Truck is an event benefitting Austin Children’s Shelter, a program of SAFE....more

    LOVESTREAM

    Presented by special events live at Pan Am Recreation Center, Austin

    June 16 - June 17, 2017

    LOVESTREAM is a global art celebration and we merged with Solstice Fest—TWO festivals for the price of one! Several Chakras around the world connected via live streaming to Austin. Austin will...more

    JUMP ON IT

    Presented by Jump On It

    June 21 - August 9, 2017

    Summer Concert Series all ages welcome! Every Wednesday at Givens Park 12p-10p.


    Not a Sad Tale performance

    Presented by Camiba Art

    September 10, 2016 - September 10, 2017

    Not a Sad Tale

    2016
    Duration: 20 minutes
    Performance and animation by Yuliya Lanina
    Original music by Vladimir Rannev. 

    Not A Sad Tale is a story of...more

    Mermaid Parade and Aqua Festival

    Presented by Mermaid Society SMTX at Downtown San Marcos, San Marcos

    September 16, 2017

    The Mermaid Society SMTX would like to invite you to join us for our 2nd annual Mermaid Parade and Aqua Festival! The parade will take place downtown from 10 AM to 12 PM, and will feature floats,...more

    Threadgill's JATA Brunch

    Presented by Austin Jazz Workshop

    October 2, 2016 - September 17, 2017

    JATA (JAzz TAlent of Today and Tomorrow) is an opportunity for middle and high school jazz students to sit in with professional musicians from the Austin Jazz Workshop.  Join us to enjoy some...more

    JATA @ Central Market Westgate

    Presented by Austin Jazz Workshop at Central Market Cafe - Westgate, Austin

    October 23, 2016 - September 24, 2017

    JATA (JAzz TAlent of Today and Tomorrow) is an opportunity for middle and high school jazz students to sit in with professional musicians from the Austin Jazz Workshop.   Every fourth Sunday,...more

    The Threefer

    Presented by The Hideout Theatre at The Hideout Theatre, Austin

    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

    East 12th Street, Return and Discover

    Presented by East 12th Street Business Corridor

    Ongoing

    The East 12th Street Business Corridor is hosting a district festival featuring food, family and fun. Come for historic talks, music, arts and crafts and more from 11am to 5pm on Saturday,...more

    POLKAPOCALYPSE!

    Presented by Elisabet Ney Museum and Texas Folklife at Elisabet Ney Museum, Austin

    Ongoing

    The Third First Annual POLKAPOCALYPSE! is upon us! Four awesome Polka bands--including two Grammy (TM) winners--will rock the boots off your lederhosen with a crazy mix of Tejano, Czech, German,...more

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