CTRMA Offices, 3300 N. I-35 Frontage Rd.
Scholz Garten, 1607 San Jacinto
This annual awards banquet presented by the Greater Austin Asian Chamber of Commerce recognizes business and community leaders who've made a positive impact on the economy or culture of the Asian Pacific community in Central Texas. Featuring a red carpet welcome, cocktail reception, awards banquet, live entertainment and auction, and an afterparty. Note: Black tie or traditional Asian attire. Fri., May 29, 6-11pm. $125.
Jackson Galaxy of Animal Planet's My Cat From Hell is the headliner of this evening of music, food, and entertainment with the money going to Shadow Cats, a nonprofit that helps special-needs felines. 6:30-9:30pm. $125.
Town Lake Center, 721 Barton Springs Road, Rm. 100
ZACH Theatre 202 South Lamar, 866/227-7443
The supply of platelets has fallen to an unsafe level. Anyone who is able is urged to make a platelet donation appointment as soon as possible. Platelet donation may be done every 7 days or 24 times per year. The entire process from the time a donor walks through the doors until they leave is approximately 1 to 1.5 hours. Call to make an appointment. Open seven days a week.
offer nooks-and-crannies walking tours that spotlight the dead to bring Austin's history and geography to life. Fri.-Sat., 8pm.
This mobile spay/neuter clinic might be in your
neighborhood today. Check www.emancipet.org
to find out. Fri.-Sat., check-in begins 8am (first come, first served). Free.