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    Fueling Extremism in a Wired World

    Presented by United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and Bullock Texas State History Museum at Bullock Texas State History Museum, Austin

    September 28, 2016

    Public Program United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

     

    Nazis used radio; today’s extremists use social media. Then as now, new technology provides extremists with unchecked ability to spread hate and prey upon  disenfranchised audiences to realize their deadly agenda. This program will explore the tension between protecting free speech and limiting incendiary ...more


    Wheel of the Year (Night 2)

    Presented by Church of the Friendly Ghost at The Off Center, Austin

    September 30, 2016

    COTFG: Wheel of the Year (Night 3): G(Radiance)


    A collaborative night of drones.


    7pm - 10pm at The Off Center, 2211 Hidalgo St. Austin, TX 78702
    Suggested...more

    Wheel of the Year (Night 3)

    Presented by Church of the Friendly Ghost at The Off Center, Austin

    October 1, 2016

    COTFG: Wheel of the Year (Night 3)
    Saturday, October 1 at The Off Center
    Admission $5-$15

    6:00PM The Mood Illusion w/ Ingebrigt Håker Flaten...more

    Wheel of the Year (Night 4)

    Presented by Church of the Friendly Ghost at The Off Center, Austin

    October 2, 2016


    COTFG: Wheel of the Year (Night 4) 
    Sunday October 2nd. 
    Admission $5-$15 sliding scale. 4pm - 10pm.

    4:00PM Many Birthdays live score to Prince Achmed...more

    Wheel of the Year (Night 5)

    Presented by Church of the Friendly Ghost at The Off Center, Austin

    October 4, 2016

    COTFG: Wheel of the Year (Night 5) 
    Tuesday, October 4th at The Off Center. 
    Co-sponsored by Self Sabotage Records
    Admission is $5 - $15 

    Little...more

    4 x 4 For The Nobelity Project - 4 Songs by 4 Great Artists

    Presented by The Nobelity Project at Gibson Guitar Showroom, Austin

    October 5, 2016

    Join us for the concert that builds classrooms.

    Wednesday, October 5th 2016

    Gibson Guitar Showroom @ Penn Field

    3601 S. Congress Ave, Ste G400  Austin TX...more

    Celebration: 10th Annual Luncheon Benefiting SafePlace

    Presented by SafePlace

    October 6, 2016

    SafePlace, a nonprofit organization working to end sexual and domestic violence in Austin, is excited to announce its 10th annual Celebration luncheon on Thursday, October 6,...more

    Bug Night Out at the Wildflower Center

    Presented by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center at Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, Austin

    October 7, 2016

    What is crawling through the dirt at dusk? What types of insects take flight at night? Bring a flashlight to our family-friendly event and check out the nightlife at the Center! We’ll have...more

    Murder on the Rails

    Presented by Penfold Theatre Company

    October 8, 2016

    Nestle in your seat as the train whisks you away to the Clinic of Clarity, a revolutionary care facility by the tech millionaire-turned-philanthropist, Professor Reynard, who gained national...more

    La Follia Austin Baroque presents “Election 2016: Bach vs. Mozart with KMFA 89.5”

    Presented by La Follia Austin Baroque at First Presbyterian Church of Austin, Austin

    October 8 - October 9, 2016

    La Follia Austin Baroque presents “Election 2016: Bach vs. Mozart with KMFA 89.5”

     

    Saturday, October 8, 2016 at 8pm

    Sunday, October 9, 2016 at...more

    Bruising for Besos Texas Premiere

    Presented by allgo at Mexican American Cultural Center, Austin

    October 14, 2016

    allgo is excited to present the Texas Premiere of the feature film Bruising for Besos.

    Check out the trailer: https://vimeo.com/171123688

    Bruising for Besos is an...more

    Fall Native Plant Sale at the Wildflower Center

    Presented by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center at Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, Austin

    October 14 - October 15, 2016

    Fall is the best time to plant in Texas! The Center’s native plant sales have been helping Texans create beautiful, wildlife-friendly gardens for more than 10 years. Join us to purchase plants,...more

    Fall Holidays Fair

    Presented by Asian American Resource Center at Asian American Resource Center, Austin

    October 15, 2016

    Explore Fall & Winter festivals celebrated in Asia and Beyond! Learn about these celebrations through hands-on activities, demonstrations and cultural performances. Festivals include Yunlin...more

    The King and Eye Ball

    Presented by Rude Mechs at The Off Center, Austin

    October 15, 2016

    Rude Mechs invites you our annual party fundraiser, THE KING AND EYE BALL. We want to dance with you. We want to drink with you. We want to cuddle you in a corner where the lights...more

    Masters of Percussion

    Presented by India Fine Arts, Inc

    October 15, 2016

    India Fine Arts announces a fascinating event for fans of uncommon instrumentation, the classical arts, percussion, meditation, and Indian culture. The “Amazing Masters of Percussion” concert...more

    2016 RPS Texas GAINZSAW MASSacre

    Presented by Austin Simply Fit Training & Performance Center Northwest

    October 15 - October 16, 2016

    2016 RPS Texas GAINZSAW MASSacre
    The Annual RPS Killer Event
    hosted by
    Austin Simply Fit & Always Be Flexing

    Two Day Event - 150 Lifter Limit

    At...more

    Awesmic City Expo 2016

    Presented by Awesmic City Austin Texas, LLC and B*TRU ARTS at Palmer Events Center, Austin

    October 15 - October 16, 2016

    Awesmic City Expo 2016 - 3rd Annual at Palmer Events Center - 10 - 6 pm promoting arts, science, education and Holistic Health - The Theme is "Cultivating Cosmic Cultures Through Creativity" -...more

    AIA Austin Homes Tour 2016

    Presented by AIA Austin

    October 15 - October 16, 2016

    30th annual AIA Austin Homes Tour highlights 12 homes that all show the value of using an architect. Showcasing design excellence, quality craftsmanship, and innovative use of materials, each...more

    Evenings Out: All American Trivia

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

    October 21, 2016

    Join us for pub-trivia that will test your smarts from sea to shining sea. Test your knowledge of all things Americana at this month's Evenings Out program featuring a trivia night in honor of the...more

    L'enfant Terrible

    Presented by Denise Prince and Women & Their Work at Justine's Secret House, Austin

    October 22, 2016

    On October 22, Austin artist Denise Prince will host L’enfant Terrible, a private, one-night-only ticketed event, for which she’s translated her latest body of work into an...more

    Last Straw Fest

    Presented by The UMLAUF Sculpture Garden and Museum at Umlauf Sculpture Garden & Museum, Austin

    October 23, 2016

    The UMLAUF Sculpture Garden & Museum hosts Last Straw Fest on Sunday, Oct. 23, 12-5 p.m., a free event for all ages at 605 Robert E. Lee Road. Activities will include pumpkin carving with...more

    The Tingler on 35mm

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

    October 24, 2016

    Enjoy a special screening of William Castle's The Tingler, complete with multi-sensory effects to bring this horror classic to life! In The Tingler, Dr. Warren Chapin (Vincent Price) believes fear...more

    Strait-Jacket on 35mm

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

    October 25, 2016

    Enjoy a special screening of William Castle's Strait-Jacket, complete with multi-sensory effects to bring this horror classic to life! After a 20-year stay at an asylum for a double murder, a...more

    Texas Focus: Race with the Devil

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

    October 26, 2016

    Join the Bullock Museum for a screening and conversation about the film Race With the Devil, filmed on location in Texas, as part of the Bullock's Texas Focus film series. Two motorcycle...more

    Spooktacular

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

    October 28, 2016

    Shake your bones at the Bullock Museum's annual Halloween celebration. Skeletons of all shapes and sizes will find fun creating glow in the dark art, experimenting with "bony" science, and moving...more

    Pioneer Farms Haunted Halloween

    Presented by Pioneer Farms at Pioneer Farms, Austin

    October 14 - October 29, 2016

    October 14, 15, 21, 22, 28, & 29. 7p-10p Tickets $12/person ages 3+

    Three areas of entertainment and spooky fun! 

    The Green Trail in our Sprinkle Corner Village...more

    Romeo & Juliet

    Presented by Something for Nothing Theater

    October 13 - October 29, 2016

    This fall, Something for Nothing Theater graduates from one show to two shows a year with our Romeo and Juliet, featuring an all-star cast of Austin’s favorite Shakespeareans! R&J stars B....more

    Link & Pin Gallery

    Presented by Link & Pin

    October 1 - October 29, 2016

    Sound Visual

    Link and Pin Gallery

    Austin, TX

     

    October 1st – October 29th 2016

     

    6:30-9:00 pm Saturdays, opening Oct 1...more

    Spooky Skedaddle Halloween Festival 1K Fun Run, Carnival and Motostalgia Car Show!

    Presented by Texas School for the Deaf Foundation at Texas School For the Deaf, Austin

    October 29, 2016

    Calling all hearing and deaf ghouls, goblins and ghosts! Creep and crawl your way through Texas School for the Deaf Foundation’s 4th annual Spooky Skedaddle 1K Fun Run, Carnival  and...more

    Priscilla Queen of the Desert

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

    September 28 - October 30, 2016

    Shake your groove thing and climb aboard the most fun party bus in Austin -- Priscilla Queen of the Desert! Based on the smash-hit movie, this Olivier and Tony Award-winning musical...more

    Houdini Speaks to the Living

    Presented by The Hidden Room

    October 21 - October 30, 2016

    Marking the 90th anniversary of the Great Houdini’s death…in a Hidden Room somewhere within the York Rite Masonic Hall (311 W. 7th Street, Austin TX  78701), The Hidden Room and the Harry...more

    We the Forest Celebration Event

    Presented by Rainforest Partnership

    November 3, 2016

    Join Rainforest Partnership and experience the rainforest at our 9th Annual Celebration Event “We the Forest”. Guests will explore the sights and sounds of the rainforest while learning about...more

    Giving Knows No Bounds: 2016 Gala benefiting Austin Children's Shelter

    Presented by Austin Children's Shelter and SafePlace at Hyatt Regency Austin, Austin

    November 5, 2016

    Austin Children’s Shelter, a founding partner of the SAFE Alliance, believes that every child and young adult in our community deserves to feel safe and to receive nurturing care to help them...more

    PANAMA AYER Y HOY

    Presented by Folklore y Ritmos de Panama

    November 5 - November 6, 2016

    We are celebrating "PANAMA INDEPENDENCE DAY"

    Folklore y Ritmos de Panama is proudly to present panamanian arts, traditional dancing, music and much more!

    Special Musical Guest...more

    Calder Kamin: Plastic Planet

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

    October 1 - November 10, 2016

    Plastic is everywhere. Just how omnipresent it has become animates Plastic Planet, the ambitious new exhibition created by multi media artist, Calder Kamin. Not only just a physical object that...more

    17th World Congress Oral Care and Dental Hygiene

    Presented by conferenceseriesLLC

    November 14 - November 16, 2016

    Conference Series LLC invites all the participants across the globe to attend the 17th World Congress Oral Care and Dental Hygiene (Oral Care-2016) during November 14-16,...more

    Femme Film Fridays: Sweetie

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

    November 18, 2016

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

    Long Center Presents: A Conversation with Jeffrey Tambor

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

    November 19, 2016

    You know Jeffrey Tambor as Hank Kingsley from The Larry Sanders Show, bellowing his famous catchphrase, “Hey nowww!” and selling unsafe garden tools to little old ladies. Today, Jeffrey Tambor...more

    Cine de Oro

    Presented by Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center at Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center., Austin

    August 30 - November 29, 2016

    Join us on the last Tuesday of each month at the Mexican American Cultural Center (600 River St.) for a special screening from the Golden Era of Mexico’s cinema.  Seniors will enjoy a...more

    Solar Business Festival 2016

    Presented by Global Attain Advancement at Hilton Downtown Austin, Austin

    December 1, 2025 - December 2, 2016

    Over 250 participants expected at SBF Austin 2016. The Solar Business Festival is a highly interactive b2b conference, exhibition, and concert dedicated to creating an influential solar trading...more

    Jingle Bell Run for Arthritis

    Presented by Arthritis Foundation, Austin

    December 11, 2016

    The Arthritis Foundation’s Jingle Bell Run is the largest holiday-themed 5K race series anywhere. Taking place in more than 100 U.S. cities, the Jingle Bell Run is one of the most spirited runs...more

    Texas Focus: Goliath

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

    December 15, 2016

    Join the Bullock Museum for a screening and conversation of Goliath as part of the Bullock's Texas Focus film series. A recently divorced man tries to find the one aspect of his marriage that...more

    Curanderísmo| Indigenous Healing Workshops

    Presented by Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center at Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center., Austin

    August 20 - December 17, 2016

    Workshops
    August 20 |September 17 | October 15 November 19 | December 17
    Saturday | Sábados  1 - 4 pm
    Ages:  17+ 

    Discover and preserve the ancient...more

    Harlem Globetrotters World Tour

    Presented by Frank Erwin Center at Frank Erwin Center, Austin

    December 28, 2016

    Get ready for some amazing basketball fun when the Harlem Globetrotters return to Austin on December 28! A star-studded roster will have fans on the edge of their seats to witness the ball...more

    GIVING VOICE

    Presented by VSA Texas and AIGA | the professional association for design at Laura Bush Memorial Library, Austin

    September 25, 2016 - January 6, 2017

    This summer, Austin design leaders mentored local teen artists with disabilities. AIGA Austin and VSA Texas would love to share the results of their multi-week workshop through...more

    Wizard School Exams

    Presented by Puzzle Room Austin

    May 13, 2016 - January 16, 2017

    Race the clock to find clues and solve puzzles in this live action team game! You've been accepted to Wizard School, but the headmaster has given you many tasks to complete before you can...more

    Wild West Riddle Roundup

    Presented by Puzzle Room Austin

    May 13, 2016 - January 16, 2017

    The Rotten Riddle Gang has escaped and it's up to your group of deputies to catch them! You have one hour to find clues and unravel their trail before those no-good varmints take over the whole...more

    Long Center Presents: Neil DeGrasse Tyson

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

    January 18, 2017

    Join Dr. Neil DeGrasse Tyson, award winning- astrophysicist, author, and host of FOX’s Cosmos for an evening of engaging conversation on science, exploration and the world as we know it. Dr....more

    Femme Film Fridays: The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie on 35mm

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

    January 27, 2017

    Join the Bullock Museum for a screening and conversation about The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie as part of the Femme Film Fridays series, highlighting the cinematic works of...more

    Jeanne Robertson

    Presented by Long Center for the Performing Arts at The Long Center: Michael and Susan Dell Hall, Austin

    February 3, 2017

    **Jeanne Robertson is currently recovering from a major medical episode and has been forced to cancel her April 30, 2016 performance at the Long Center, along with several...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

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