All manner of watercraft will be on display for your ogling (or purchasing) pleasure. Drop the young ones at the kids korner (games, crafts, and snacks) with babysitters on hand then take your time boat and RV shopping. There's even an indoor poker run to encourage attendees to see all the nautical awesomeness at their disposal (and maybe win a brand new boat). Thu.-Sun., Jan. 19-22. $10; $6 for kids 7-12, adults over 60; free for kids under 7.
Shop local after brunch. Bring the dog. 10am-2pm. Free.
A Southwestern take on an AWC classic market. Desert-goods and gadgets a plenty. Pan food truck to satisfy your shopping-induced hunger. Free.
EJC invites y'all to come out, raise some cash, learn about a rad org, and enjoy some great bands including Costa Rica's Las Robertas, Hidden Ritual, Annabelle Chairlegs, and Lake of Fire. Added bonus: The first 50 peeps get free Veracruz All Natural tacos! 8pm. $10 suggested donation.
Hotel Vegas, 1502 E. Sixth, 512/524-1584
This one is for hardcore Potter-heads. Hosted by Worthwich School of Witchcraft & Wizardry and Faye Fearless. Bring your own wand. 6-9pm. $5.
Free yoga, the Ecstatic Dance crew gets you dancing from 1-2pm, live music, and maybe even a Chinese dragon to heat things up. 11am-3pm. Free.
You can tell it's going to be one fancy garage sale because of the "le." Don't expect hand-me-downs and suspiciously stained linens. Local boutiques will show their stuff. Changing rooms are absent, so bring a sheet and a friend. Sat.-Sun., Jan. 21-22, 11am. $10 ($20, VIP).
Bring your voice and dancing shoes and celebrate the Puerto Rican Christmas season (Las Navidades) with traditional and contemporary songs and dances. 2-5pm. Free.
With the recent shuttering of Strange Brew (see "Strange Brew Locked Out
," Music, Jan. 12), local stalwarts of the music scene are hosting this Brewhaha to help out unexpectedly unemployed staff. Treat your ears to Shinyribs, Guy Forsyth, and more. noon-7pm. $10-20 suggested donation.
Donn's Depot, 1600 W. Fifth, 512/478-0336
Jan. 22 is International Day of Solidarity With Trans Prisoners and the Austin Anarchist Black Cross is releasing a zine totally created by trans prisoners in Texas. Music from Amygdala, Mean Girls, Critical Dad, and
Some of the fiercest interiors will be on display at this self-guided tour in its fourth year. Get inspired, or just jealous. Click on ticket link for addresses. noon-5pm. $25 ($20, advance).
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.
We Are Blood, 4300 N. Lamar, 512/206-1266
The 24th annual SOTX Winter Games are almost upon us and they need your help! Volunteers are needed for the bowling, volleyball, and powerlifting competitions. Assistance is also needed at Athlete Village to help with running games, arts & crafts, and snack service. Feb. 2-5.