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    Brass Band Workshop and Community Band Merge!

    Presented by Minor Mishap Marching Band and Tapestry Dance Company at Festival Beach, Austin

    July 22, 2017

    Minor Mishap Marching Band think playing brass music is fun! Playing music with your friends is fun!  Making friends through playing music is fun!  Please join us for a totally free, community event - a workshop of a few simple brass songs, and a short parade to practice putting what we've learned together. This is an open event for anyone in the city who plays an instrument - and open to anyone ...more


    Second Saturdays Are for Families: Ice Painting

    Presented by The Contemporary Austin

    August 12, 2017

    Chill out with other cool artists as we create drippy watercolor paintings using ice cubes! Then relax in the shade with a live ice sculpting demonstration courtesy of local sculpting...more

    A Shoe Story: A Brand New Musical Comedy

    Presented by Summer Stock Austin at The Long Center: Debra & Kevin Rollins Studio Theatre, Austin

    July 25 - August 12, 2017

    **Check website for additional times and to purchase tickets

    Sydney, a 13th generation shoemaker, lives in a flooded town. Her business is failing and Sydney will have to close the shop...more

    Master Class with the Stars

    Presented by Spectrum Theatre Company

    July 22 - August 12, 2017

    CALLING YOUNG ARTISTS!  Spectrum Theatre Company is seeking young people to participate FREE OF CHARGE this summer in Master Class with the Stars.  It’s an initiative that puts...more

    DJ Bling Back 2 School Bash

    Presented by Dj Bling Back 2 School and Austin Creative Alliance at Givens Recreation Center, Austin

    August 20, 2017


    Each school year hundreds of kids from low or no income families go to school with limited and sometimes not any school supplies leaving them unprepared to learn. Every school year DJ Bling...more

    The Piano Guys

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

    August 23, 2017

    The Long Center presents The Piano Guys, August 23 in Dell Hall.

    Hailing from Utah, The Piano Guys are four dads who became an internet sensation by way of their immensely successful...more

    Once Upon a Whaaa?!

    Presented by Austin Scottish Rite Theater and The Hideout Theatre at Austin Scottish Rite Theater, Austin

    August 5 - August 27, 2017

    Once Upon A Whaaa?!

    Ingredients:

    1 classic story, myth or fairy tale

    1 group of expert improvisors

    1 audience full of great ideas

    Combine all...more

    An Evening with Carrie Rodriguez

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

    August 30, 2017

    Long Center Concert Club presents An Evening with Carrie Rodriguez, Wednesday, August 30 in the Rollins Studio Theatre.

    “I don’t think I have ever heard anything express so...more

    Million Dollar Quartet

    Presented by ZACH Theatre at Topfer Theater at ZACH Theater, Austin

    July 26 - September 3, 2017

    They came together to make music, and together they made history. Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Johnny Cash, and Carl Perkins join forces for one night only on December 4, 1956 at Sun...more

    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 Winter's Tale

    Presented by EmilyAnn Theatre at Emily Ann Theatre, Wimberley

    September 1 - September 24, 2017

    The Winter's Tale blends tragedy and comedy into a magical tale to please audience members of all ages. This romance explores a story of blind jealousy, loss of loved ones, fierce...more

    10th Anniversary No Worries Classic Sporting Clay Shoot

    Presented by Wonders & Worries

    October 20, 2017

    Contact Information Rachelle Shuttlesworth, Development Manager

    rachelle@wondersandworries.org,...more

    Thumbelina

    Presented by EmilyAnn Theatre at Emily Ann Theatre, Wimberley

    September 30 - October 22, 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

    The Austin Powwow and American Indian Heritage Festival

    Presented by Great Promise for American Indians at Travis County Exposition Center, Austin

    November 4, 2017

    The Austin Powwow is the largest single-day Native American Powwow in the country. In addition to a traditional Powwow with Native dancing, drumming and singing, we feature outdoor storytelling...more

    The Diary of Anne Frank

    Presented by EmilyAnn Theatre at Emily Ann Theatre, Wimberley

    October 27 - November 19, 2017

    As vital today as when it was first written, this Tony Award-winning play, based on the book written by Anne Frank, is a moving true story of a family in hiding during one of the darkest periods...more

    A Christmas Carol

    Presented by EmilyAnn Theatre at Emily Ann Theatre, Wimberley

    November 25 - December 16, 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...more

    A Christmas Carol

    Presented by EmilyAnn Theatre at Emily Ann Theatre, Wimberley

    November 25 - December 17, 2017

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

    Zilker Flyer, A Free Augmented Reality Kite Flying App

    Presented by augzoo LLC at Zilker Park, Austin

    March 26 - December 31, 2017

    "Zilker Flyer:” A Free Augmented Reality Kite Flying App

    Austin, TX:  augzoo LLC, an Austin-based software developer and publisher specializing in...more

    Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure: Austin

    Presented by Urban Adventure Quest

    July 14, 2017 - December 31, 2018

    Turn Austin into a giant game board with this fun scavenger hunt adventure. Combine the excitement of the Amazing Race with a three-hour city tour. Guided from...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

    2017 Keep Austin Weird Festival & 5K

    Presented by Bounce at Downtown Austin, Austin

    Ongoing

    Starting June 24th, 2017, celebrate with the Austin community at the spectacularly kooky Keep Austin Weird Fest and 5K. Dress up in your quirkiest costume and join racers of all ages for the...more

    AJW Silent Auction & Live Music Festival

    Presented by Austin Jazz Workshop

    Ongoing

    The Austin Jazz Workshop presents a full day of live music and bargains!

    Four central Texas student jazz bands and two Silent Auctions, with a 2pm performance by the AJW's Thelonious...more

    Love Your Rescue Pet Day

    Presented by Austin Pets Alive!

    Ongoing

    On Saturday, July 15th, join America’s largest No Kill city at The ABGB for Love Your Rescue Pet Day (LYRPD)!

    Head to the LYRPD Celebration from 3-7p...more

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