This art is for the people, so if you consider yourself part of that group come out for some music, vendors, and more. First Saturday of the month, 3-8pm. Free.
The temps are slowly becoming bearable and it's time to celebrate. How does live music, a pumpkin patch, face and pumpkin painting, farm animals, food, and drinks strike you? Did we mention the five-acre corn maze? Yup, we're sold too. Saturdaydays and Sundays through Nov. 8. $11 ($9, kids).
Twenty-eight local and visiting high school marching bands beat the drum of competition and battle for supremacy. Sadly, there's no award for sweetest epaulet. 12:30-10pm. $10 ($5, children).
Got a ripped seam, missing button, or a tear in your favorite article of clothing. Bring it to this clinic and learn to fix it yourself under the tutelage of a pro. noon-3pm. Free.
Recycled Reads, 5335 Burnet Rd., 512/974-7400
Free flu shots for uninsured residents and Medicare recipients. Call 512/972-5520 to make an appointment. In addition to the shot, remember to wash hands often, cover coughs and sneezes, and stay home from work or school if you're feeling sick. 10am-1pm. $10 suggested donation.
Allison Elementary, 515 Vargas Road
Meet at the north side of the Capitol, and make your way to Scholz Garten for a meet-and-greet afterward. 11am.
Go back in time when helmets were thin pieces of leather and gloves weren't seemingly covered in glue. This exhibition features rare artifacts from Vince Lombardi, Sammy Baugh, Tom Dempsey, Tom Landry, and more. Try on some vintage gear and hit the instant replay booth. Through Jan. 3. $12 ($8, kids).
The Asian American Resource Center hosts this traveling exhibition. 10:30am.
Mueller Airport Lake, 4550 Mueller
Austin hopes to break its record for most infants breastfeeding simultaneously. Music, vendors, art, and more family activities get the moms and kids in the mood. Register at 10:30am, latch at 11am. 10am-2pm. Free.
Trailhead Park, 11021 Boulder Ln.
Arts and craft vendors, a silent auction, museum tours, live music, children's activities, and more. 9am-4pm. Free.
Browse for handmade and vintage wearables, housewares, and more. 11am-5pm. Free.
The HighBall, 1120 S. Lamar, 512/383-8309
Learn more about one of the most controversial Olympics courtesy of this mobile exhibit from the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum. Exhibit is open every day. Free.
This Drag stalwart features original handcrafted work from local artisans. Open every day but Saturday features an above average number of vendors.
23rd Street & Guadalupe
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.