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    Amplify Assembly

    Presented by Austin Film Society

    March 2, 2017

    Join Austin Public for our second annual Amplify Assembly @ Austin Public! Amplify Assembly 2017 is an official kick-off event for Amplify Austin Day and is brought to you in partnership with I Live Here I Give Here, the host of the city’s 5th annual citywide day of giving.

    The event will be complete with live music and entertainment, food trucks, beverages, and (most importantly) 40+ nonprofits ...more


    Beat the Rush: Passepartout Duo

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

    March 16, 2017

    The percussion and piano duo present works by Steve Reich, Hannah Lash, and Nikolai Kapustin.


    Faith & Culture @SXSW

    Presented by Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

    March 16, 2017

    Wonder what God is up to at South by Southwest? Come to Austin Seminary on Thursday, March 16th. Listen as David Dark, author of Life’s Too Short to Pretend You’re Not...more

    Curators’ Tour of “Stories to Tell: Selections from the Harry Ransom Center”

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    March 22, 2017

    Join the curators of “Stories to Tell: Selections from the Harry Ransom Center” as they offer their unique perspective into the exhibition and the Center’s collections.

    The...more

    Perspectives: Veronica Roberts

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

    March 23, 2017

    Curator Veronica Roberts discusses Nina Katchadourian: Curiouser.


    Cameraperson

    Presented by Austin Film Society

    February 26 - March 26, 2017

    With filmmaker/cinematographer Kirsten Johnson in attendance!

    A boxing match in Brooklyn; life in postwar Bosnia and Herzegovina; the daily routine of a Nigerian midwife; an intimate...more

    Femme Film Fridays: Enough Said

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

    March 31, 2017

    Join the Bullock Museum for a screening and conversation about Enough Said as part of the Femme Film Fridays series, a film series highlighting the cinematic works of women, both behind and in...more

    Austin Dance Festival

    Presented by Kathy Dunn Hamrick Dance Company (KDH) at AustinVentures StudioTheater, Austin

    March 31 - April 2, 2017

    Austin Dance Festival presents the work of 23 professional modern dance companies from across the country on Saturday, April 1st at AustinVentures Studio Theater. Fifteen pre-professional student...more

    Savage Gold

    Presented by Austin Film Society at AFS Screening Room, Austin

    April 10, 2017

    CURATED BY MAXIMILLIAN MEEHAN AND LARS NILSEN

    Various, Digital, 180 min

    Every other month we present SAVAGE GOLD, a carefully curated showcase of the obscure and unusual...more

    Poetry on the Plaza

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center and Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    April 12, 2017

    Enjoy readings from narrative poems in the Harry Ransom Center's collections, inspired by the exhibition Stories to Tell: Selections from the Harry Ransom Center. 


    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

    World of Wonders Gala

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    April 22, 2017

    The Harry Ransom Center celebrates its 60th anniversary with an evening of literature, arts, and wonders. The World of Wonders gala will showcase ten of the most spectacular treasures in the...more

    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

    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

    Alamo Drafthouse Unveils Signature Wine Line: "The Bottle of Wits"

    Presented by Alamo Drafthouse at Alamo Drafthouse - Downtown, Austin

    Ongoing

     Alamo Drafthouse is delighted to announce the launch of a signature wine inspired by THE PRINCESS BRIDE in honor of the 25th anniversary of the film. The name of this signature wine...more

    Slow Food Happy Hour

    Presented by Foreign & Domestic at Foreign & Domestic, Austin

    Ongoing

    Featuring a special charcuterie menu prepared by Chef Ned Elliott and a $5 Slow Drink Menu featuring beer from St. Arnold’s Brewery. Please dress appropriately, there is limited indoor...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

    Portraiture in the Park: Who Are You Anyway!?

    Presented by Elisabet Ney Museum at Elisabet Ney Museum, Austin

    Ongoing

    What does “Portraiture” mean? What information do you convey in portraits? Taking that information, how many new ways can you think of to assemble it to make portraits? Think OUTSIDE the box!...more

    Femme Film Fridays: Middle of Nowhere

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

    Ongoing

    Join the Bullock Museum for a screening and conversation about Middle of Nowhere as part of the Femme Film Fridays series, a film series highlighting the cinematic works of women, both...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

    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

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