The Main Event
Cattle-roping and bull-riding, livestock contests, carnival fun, and kid-friendly events are just a few of the things putting you in a countrified mood. Dwight Yoakam and Elle King are two of the many headliners. Go online for a complete list of events or to buy tickets and just follow the big, gleaming belt buckles. March 11-25. Fairgrounds. $8 ($5, kids); carnival, $38 (includes fairground); rodeo & concert: $20-175 (includes fairground).
The Home Teams
Vs. Metro State: Fri., March 24, 1pm.
Austin Tennis Academy, 6800 Spanish Oaks Club Blvd.
Spring practice: Fri.-Sat., March 24-25; Mon., March 27; Wed., March 29, 7:45am. $15-40.
Bobcat Stadium, 1100 Aquarena Springs Dr, San Marcos
Vs. K-State: Fri., March 24, 6:30pm; Sat., March 25, 4pm; Sun., March 26, 1pm.
Recreation & Fitness
is Austin's premier table tennis facility featuring 16 tables, wi-fi, a weight room, a lounge, and much more. Austin Table Tennis Club, 8956 Research Blvd.
Remember, slow and steady wins the race. Thursdays and Fridays, 8pm. Free.
Little Woodrow's Southpark Meadows (Thursday) and West Sixth (Friday)
All leagues are coed with happy-hour fun following all games.
Runs, Walks, & Rides
Check website for fun biking adventures.
For those looking to learn more about Austin and get some exercise at the same time, this might do the trick. Choose the type of run, the mileage, and when you'd like to do it, and they'll handle the rest. Advance purchase required.
has a plethora of available walks, hikes, and more.