Artists, jewelry makers, crafters, and vintage dealers sell their wares in celebration of the Fourth. 11am-4pm. Free.
El Mercado, 1302 S. First, 512/447-7445
Meet near the Capitol's south steps at 4pm, where Lenore Shefman and Jodi Flint will officiate. Be sure to bring marriage licenses for signature, and head down to Auditorium Shores afterward for a fireworks and symphony orchestra show starting at 7pm. 4pm.
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.