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    Shakespeare's Birthday Feast

    Presented by The Baron's Men and Austin Creative Alliance at The Curtain Theatre, Austin

    April 18, 2015

    The Baron’s Men will be hosting as Shakespeare’s Birthday Feast in true Renaissance style at 5pm on April 18th in conjunction with its spring production of Measure for Measure. For a nominal $45 fee, guests will enjoy a 4 course Viennese feast including exclusive commemorative glassware, be entertained for two hours with light dinner theatre and role play, be enlightened with an early announcement of ...more


    Texas Artist Series: James Dick

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

    April 21, 2015

    The Museum is pleased to once again welcome James Dick, world-renowned concert pianist, for an evening performance in the Museum's Grand Lobby. Dick has performed in venues across the globe...more

    Build your own Customized Carrier Board, it's easier than you think!

    Presented by Toradex

    April 21, 2015

    Join our expert Toradex Engineers, Peter Lischer and Diego Petracca, in our forthcoming webinar “Build your own Customized Carrier Board, it's easier than you think!” to learn all...more

    Friday Night Gong Concert

    Presented by Yoga Yoga

    April 24, 2015

    Experience the unique sounds of an array of gongs played in concert by expert Kundalini Yoga teachers. We will start with an introduction to the sounds of the different gongs and the...more

    Pink! An Evening Benefitting Komen Austin

    Presented by Susan G. Komen Austin at Hyatt Regency Austin, Austin

    April 24, 2015

     Join us for our 4th annual gala, Pink! Influential Magazine deems the party, "Perfect every time!". 


    Ray Benson and MilkDrive at The Reserve

    Presented by Spicewood Arts Society

    April 24, 2015

    Spicewood Arts Society and The Reserve at Lake Travis join together to present in concert the legendary Ray Benson and MilkDrive, an Austin based band known for its progressive blend of blue...more

    1001 Nights

    Presented by The Russian House of Austin at Russian House, Austin

    April 25, 2015

    One Thousand and One Arabian Nights themed party with 
    Saadi Monwar on Keyboard playing exciting Arabic dance music accompanied by beautiful Belly Dancers
    Laurice from Lebanon,...more

    Complimentary Buns and Guns Boot Camp

    Presented by Spark Fitness Club

    April 25, 2015

    This is an complimentary Buns and Guns Boot Camp where you can experience downtown Austin's Swanky new gym. During this event you will experience a 50 minute class. Expect a full body workout...more

    The Big Squeeze Finals

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

    April 25, 2015

    Texas Folklife and the Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum are pleased to announce that the Finals for the annual Big Squeeze accordion contest will take place at the museum on Saturday, April...more

    11th Annual Lonestar Crawfish Festival, Big Head Todd and the Monsters

    Presented by The Busby Foundation at Stubb's Restaurant and Waller Creek Amphitheatre, Austin

    April 25, 2015

    The Busby Foundation is thrilled to present Big Head Todd & The Monsters at the 11th Annual Lonestar Crawfish Festival. Known for hit singles like Bittersweet, Broken Hearted Savior and...more

    Austin Busker Project stages

    Presented by Austin Busker Project and Art Alliance Austin

    April 25 - April 26, 2015

    For the second year, Austin Busker Project brings great local and international street performers to the Art City event in downtown Austin. Our lineup includes aerial acrobats, magicians,...more

    How to Play the Gong: A Weekend Training in Fundamentals and Skill Development

    Presented by Yoga Yoga

    April 25 - April 26, 2015

    In this training, you will learn how to play the gong and explore its uses in meditation, therapy and relaxation. We'll have several gongs to choose from and everyone will have an opportunity...more

    Hatha Raja Series with Mike Matsumura

    Presented by Yoga Yoga

    April 5 - April 26, 2015

    Hatha Yoga is a general category that includes most physical yoga styles. It is one of the classical yogic systems that includes the practice of asanas (yoga postures) and pranayama (yogic...more

    Lysts on the Lake

    Presented by The Baron's Men and a'Plaisance, Ltd. at Castledon Village, Austin

    April 24 - April 26, 2015

    Join us for one of the largest competitive jousting tournaments in the world: Lysts on the Lake. Top ranked men and women equestrians test their skills against each other in a three day...more

    Hatha Raja Series with Mike Matsumura

    Presented by Yoga Yoga

    April 5 - April 26, 2015

    Hatha Yoga is a general category that includes most physical yoga styles. It is one of the classical yogic systems that includes the practice of asanas (yoga postures) and pranayama (yogic...more

    Salvador Dali's Naked Feast

    Presented by The VORTEX at The VORTEX, Austin

    April 24 - April 26, 2015

    The performance is “museum style”. Audience may come and go anytime from 8-10pm during the Naked Feast.

    Mature Audiences only—because, duh---NAKED...more

    Manage your HIT (Healthcare, Inflation & Taxes) Dinner/Discussion

    Presented by NEST Financial

    April 28, 2015

    Stop throwing away your money! Join NEST Financial for a dinner and discussion about managing your HIT (healthcare, inflation and taxes) on Tuesday, April 28. The event, part of NEST...more

    Curator’s Tour: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    April 29, 2015

    Join exhibition curator Danielle Brune Sigler for a tour of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland on Wednesday, April 29, at 7 p.m. at the Harry Ransom Center.

     

    The Ransom...more

    Studio Spotlight -- Swan Lake

    Presented by Ballet Austin at AustinVentures StudioTheater, Austin

    April 30, 2015

    Join us for an up-close and personal view of dancers rehearsing in the studio! Learn about Ballet Austin's Swan Lake. Watch the dancers rehearse excerpts from the production, and ask questions...more

    Restorative Yoga for Life with Everitt

    Presented by Yoga Yoga

    May 1, 2015

    In this special 5-class series, of 2 hour classes, learn about the deeply healing benefits of restorative yoga.

    With more personalized attention, we’ll learn how set up specific...more

    The Shakespeare at Winedale Spring Class performs Love's Labour's Lost

    Presented by Shakespeare at Winedale

    May 1 - May 2, 2015

    The Shakespeare at Winedale Spring Class performs Shakespeare’s Love’s Labour’s Lost

     

    WHAT:          ...more

    Tapestry Singers Present Defying Gravity

    Presented by Tapestry Singers at St. Matthew's Episcopal Church, Austin

    May 2, 2015

    The women of Tapestry Singers present Defying Gravity, a concert exploring our dreams of taking flight. Featuring folk songs, pop music and traditional choral...more

    Oh, the Places You’ll Go! 25th Anniversary Exhibition

    Presented by Art on 5th at Art on 5th , Austin

    May 2, 2015

    Twenty-five years have passed since Dr. Seuss’s last book Oh, the Places You’ll Go! was published in 1990. In honor of this milestone, a special exhibition is being...more

    First Free Sunday: Roller Derby

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

    May 3, 2015

    The first Sunday of every month, enjoy free admission to the Bullock Texas State History Museum. On May 3, special activities highlight our new exhibit, "Roller Derby: Skating as a Contact...more

    The Full Monteverdi: Part 2

    Presented by Texas Early Music Project at University Presbyterian Church, Austin

    May 2 - May 3, 2015

    Texas Early Music Project

    Daniel Johnson, Artistic Director

    presents as part of its Italia Mia: That’s Amore concert season,

    “The Full...more

    Bank of America Brings Free Admission to Bullock Museum – Last Chance to See La Belle

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

    May 2 - May 3, 2015

    As the Bullock Texas State History Museum’s temporary exhibition, La Belle: The Ship that Changed History, comes to a close in May, a new collaboration with the Bank of America Museums on...more

    May Cooking Class

    Presented by The Russian House of Austin at Russian House, Austin

    May 4, 2015

    Get Excited! We will be making Classical Julienne for our May Cooking Class!
    May 4th, 6.30pm
    Mushroom Julienne is where the French cuisine meets the Russian cuisine. Despite the name,...more

    Interfaith Action of Central Texas Hope Awards

    Presented by Interfaith Action of Central Texas at Four Seasons Hotel - Austin, Austin

    May 5, 2015

    Interfaith Action of Central Texas 2015 Hope Awards, "Forgiveness Through Faith," honors Michael Morton, the man wrongfully convicted of the murder of his wife. Congregation Beth Israel...more

    Taste of Mexico 2015

    Presented by Mexic-Arte Museum

    May 5, 2015

    Mexic-Arte Museum invites the public to celebrate the unique culinary arts of Austin and Mexico with Taste of Mexico 2015 on Cinco de Mayo, a festival of Mexican and Mexican-inspired cuisine and...more

    High Noon Talk: Sea of Mud

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

    May 6, 2015

    Hear from author Gregg Dimmick about the remarkable stories behind his archeological findings from the site of one of Texas history's most famous events. Dimmick's book, Sea of Mud,...more

    Texas Social Justice Series: Justice in Education

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

    May 7, 2015

    In the third of a four-part series on the fight for social justice in Texas, experts examine Texas’s historic role in national judicial decisions affecting the education system as well as...more

    LATE NIGHT TIME MACHINE – Season Two

    Presented by The Institution Theater at The Institution Theater, Austin

    April 3 - May 8, 2015

    **** Every Friday & Saturday at 8pm from April 3rd - May 8th! ****

    Late Night Time Machine launches a second season with hard-drinking, hard-smoking host Teddy Hancox as he helms the...more

    Art Dinner 2015: Save the Date!

    Presented by The Contemporary Austin

    May 9, 2015

    An intimate dinner on the grounds of Laguna Gloria benefiting the Betty and Edward Marcus Sculpture Park.


    Victory Day - May 9th

    Presented by The Russian House of Austin at Russian House, Austin

    May 9, 2015

    Russian House invites you to share with us our most touching celebration of the year.
    May 9th 
    Live Music by BLUESQUEEZEBOX 8PM-11PM
    FREE Vodka shot and...more

    Yoga for Birth and Delivery: A Special Event for Partners with Alice Duffy

    Presented by Yoga Yoga

    May 9, 2015

    As you prepare for the birth of your baby, find the support of our prenatal community. Join Alice Duffy, Registered Yoga Teacher and sought after local doula for an invaluable afternoon to share...more

    Mother's Day Brunch

    Presented by The Russian House of Austin at Russian House, Austin

    May 10, 2015

    Treat your Mom to a memorable experience at the Russian House this Mother's Day Brunch.
    Sunday, May 10 
    11am-4pm 
    $32 per person, $12.50-kids
    Unlimited Buffet...more

    La Follia Austin Baroque performs J. S. Bach's "The Art of Fugue"

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

    May 9 - May 10, 2015

    The La Follia 16-piece string ensemble performs perhaps the greatest work in Western music, J. S. Bach's "The Art of Fugue."

    This, the very last large work by J. S. Bach, has...more

    Mindfulness Meditation Series with Sheila Singh

    Presented by Yoga Yoga

    April 10 - May 15, 2015

    Looking to slow down the pace of life? Wishing you could be more skillful and effective when facing the stress of modern day living? Wanting to live life more fully and authentically?
    ...more

    BEER GARDEN GALA

    Presented by VSA Texas

    May 16, 2015

    BEER GARDEN GALA!  ASL Charity Event to support KODAustin events & summer camp.  We'll bring Rita Corey, Mindy Moore, Mathew "Magic" Morgan and Joette Paulone to our...more

    Daytrippers: San Antonio Missions

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

    May 16, 2015

    Take a trip outside the Museum's walls and travel to San Antonio for a tour of several historic Spanish missions in the city. In the final weekend for the special exhibition ...more

    La Belle: The Ship That Changed History

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

    October 25, 2014 - May 17, 2015

    The La Belle is one of the most important shipwreck discoveries in North America. Discovered in 1995, this ship lives on after 300 years at sea to tell a captivating story filled with piracy,...more

    WITS

    Presented by Paramount Theatre at Paramount Theatre, Austin

    May 21, 2015

    Wits is a live, public radio show that brings world-class comedians, actors, and musicians together onstage, where host John Moe gives them and the audience the time of their lives. Wits mixes...more

    DanceAbility and Alito Alessi to Offer Teacher Certification Training in Austin, TX 2015

    Presented by VSA Texas at Texas Performing Arts at The University of Texas at Austin - Winship Drama Building, Austin

    May 11 - May 22, 2015

    Body Shift is excited to announce that we will host world-renowned dancer and choreographer, Alito Alessi, co-founder of DanceAbility International, to present his acclaimed teacher certification...more

    Sankalpa: Moving through Asana as Meditation, Cultivating Your Intentions with Emily Liles

    Presented by Yoga Yoga

    May 22, 2015

    In this workshop we will focus on what it means to set an intention and how to do so in Asana, public classes, and daily life. We will use text from the Yoga Sutra to study the power of this...more

    Timeless Wisdom from a Master with Shiva Rudra Balayogi

    Presented by Yoga Yoga

    May 22, 2015

    Friday Night 7:00pm – 9:30pm
    Please reserve your space for this FREE event.

    Timeless wisdom and meditation with Shiva Rudra Balayogi. Learn the ancient practice of Jangama...more

    Eurovision Final Watch Party

    Presented by The Russian House of Austin at Russian House, Austin

    May 23, 2015

    Join us for an afternoon of Eurovision song contest.
    Saturday, May 23rd 
    LIVE STREAMING at 2PM 
    The Eurovision Song Contest 2015 will be the 60th edition of the annual...more

    Spring Yoga Yoga at Republic Square Park FREE Every Wednesday

    Presented by Yoga Yoga at Republic Square, Austin

    April 1 - May 27, 2015

    Yoga Yoga is back for the Spring Edition of Yoga in the Park, in Alliance with the Austin Parks Foundation, on Wednesdays in April and May!

    Classes are held Wednesdays at 12pm - 1pm...more

    2015 Texas 4000 Atlas Ride

    Presented by Texas 4000

    May 30, 2015

    The Texas 4000 ATLAS Ride is a 700+ person cycling event from Cedar Park to Lampasas where supporters can ride the first 25, 50 or 70 miles with the Texas 4000 team as they start their 70-day...more

    Sound Healing Concert with Paradiso and Rasamayi

    Presented by Yoga Yoga

    May 30, 2015

    Please join us for a very special sound healing experience with acclaimed Carnegie Hall didgeridoo artist Paradiso and singing bowl master alchemist Rasamayi. Paradiso and Rasamayi are...more

    AFM/Bullock Museum Present: Planet K Free Concert Series 2015

    Presented by Austin Federation of Musicians Local 433 and Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum at Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum, Austin

    May 3 - May 31, 2015

    Live Music Under the Lone Star

    All concerts are free to the public and family oriented!
    Bring a picnic dinner and some chairs

    Doors at 3:30pm...more

    AFM/Bullock Museum Present: Planet K Free Concert Series 2015

    Presented by Austin Federation of Musicians Local 433 and Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum at Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum, Austin

    May 3 - May 31, 2015

    Live Music Under the Lone Star

    All concerts are free to the public and family oriented!
    Bring a picnic dinner and some chairs

    Rotunda show starts...more

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