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Film

The Rocky Horror Picture Show

Austin fans have been dressing up and doing the "Time Warp" thing live for more than three decades. For more info, see www.austinrocky.org.

11:59PM, Alamo Drafthouse Village, 2700 W. Anderson

Arts

  • Mexic-Arte Museum: Mix 'n' Mash

    Here are dozens of original works donated by local, national, and international artists. Many styles, many mediums, many marvels. Through Jan. 5. $10

    Mexic-Arte Museum, 419 Congress, 512/480-9373

    www.mexic-artemuseum.org

  • Shen Yun: Reviving Five Thousand Years of Civilization

    The New York-based company tours their acclaimed spectacle, a journey into a long-lost world of ancient legends, heavenly palaces, and the dusty plateaus of the Middle Kingdom. Music, dance, animated backdrops – an incredible show of talent and skill and artistic dedication. Dec. 27-29. Fri., 7:30pm; Sat., 2 & 7:30pm; Sun., 2pm. $50 and up

    Long Center for the Performing Arts, 701 W. Riverside, 512/457-5100

    www.shenyunperformingarts.org

    Community

    • FrankenBike

      Need some bike parts to finish off that two-wheeler of your dreams? This swap has the parts and the know-how if you have the bargaining skills. 10am-4pm. Free.

      Yellow Bike Project Headquarters, 1216 Webberville Rd.

      www.frankenbike.net

    • Harlem Renaissance Casino Night

      Pull your zoot suit and flapper dress from the back of the closet and enjoy an evening of 20s-inspired entertainment with music, drinks, appetizers, and casino games. Proceeds go to the Day With Daddy fatherhood program. 8-11:30pm. $35.

      Midtown Live, 7408 Cameron, 512/451-5483

      www.daywithdaddy.com

    • Holiday Light Show

      This local coffee shop has been stepping up its holiday-light game for years. Every hour on the hour the lights and music explode with the spirit of the holidays. Through Dec. 31, 6-11pm. Free.

      Mozart's Coffee Roasters, 3825 Lake Austin Blvd., 512/477-2900

      www.mozartscoffee.com

    • Tinplate Trackers Train Club

      Come watch the choo-choos and inspire the next generation to keep this historic hobby alive and well. You might even be allowed to sit behind the controls if you're kind enough to the tip jar. Wed. & Sat., Jan. 1 & 4, 11am-5pm. Donations appreciated.

      ArtSpace, 231 E. Main, Round Rock, 512/689-2450

      www.trainweb.org/ttat

    • The Auslander Winter Music Festival

      Enjoy six nights of good German food, a great beer selection, and terrific local music rolling up to the new year. Thu.-Tue., Dec. 26-31.

      The Auslander, 323 E. Main St., Fredericksburg

      www.theauslander.com

    • Texas Stars

      Let's give ourselves the gift of victory this holiday season as they face off against our neighbors to the south, San Antonio. 7pm. $17-47.

      Cedar Park Center, 2100 Avenue of the Stars, Cedar Park, 512/600-5000

      www.texasstarshockey.com

    • UT Women's Basketball

      Vs. Idaho. 2pm. $4-12.

      Frank Erwin Center, 1701 Red River, 512/471-7744

      www.texassports.com