AURA City Council District 9 Candidate Forum

One of a series of three forums. Other forums in the series are: District 7, Aug. 13; District 4, Aug. 18. Free.

Twin Oaks Branch, Austin Public Library, 1800 S. Fifth


Hump Day Nooner Ride

Don't have a job or have an understanding boss? Take some time to get in a quick ride and a bite to eat along the way. Wednesdays, 11:45am.

Pfluger Pedestrian Bridge, Lamar & Riverside


Proposed Special Events Ordinance

Austin Center for Events (ACE) will present proposed changes to the draft special events ordinance at a series of public meetings. 5:30pm.

City Hall, Boards and Commissions Room, 301 W. Second


Queer Ride

Queers and queer-friendly types cycle in solidarity to a different location every week. Wednesdays, 7pm. Free.

Texas State Capitol, 1100 Congress, 512/305-8400


Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus

This time around, the theme is the engineered-inspired "Built to Amaze," to highlight what it takes to put a circus together. There will also be the usual clowns, elephants, daredevils, acrobats, and childlike sense of wonder. Wed.-Sun., Aug. 20-24. $10 and up.

Frank Erwin Center, 1701 Red River, 512/477-6060


Yoga Practice

Bring your mat and a desire to get your Vinyasa flowed right. Every weekday, 8am. Free.

Cherrywood Coffeehouse, 1400 E. 38 1/2, 538-1991



Juneteenth: A Celebration of Freedom

The Carver is the first museum in the nation to feature a permanent exhibit honoring Juneteenth. Up all year round, the museum's core exhibit is dedicated to the history and evolution of Juneteenth, told through a combination of visual and interactive activities. Mon.-Fri., 10am-4pm. Free.

George Washington Carver Museum and Cultural Center, 1165 Angelina, 512/974-4926