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Atash perform "The Unknown"

Saturday, Jul 26
The North Door

Presented by the Austin Chamber Music Festival, Atash and Workshop Artists will perform a Live original score to the silent film, “The Unknown” (1927)at the North Door on Saturday.


Wednesday 7/23

KGSR's Blues on the Green
Wednesday, Jul 23
Zilker Park, A taste of this year’s ACL Fest lineup, KGSR serves up local soul troupe the Nightowls and recent Nashville Texpat Robert Ellis. Weather permitting, of course.

Thursday 7/24

National Tequila Day
Thursday, Jul 24
Z'Tejas, Celebrate at Z'Tejas with $5 6th Street Margaritas and Chambord Margaritas all-day long!

Friday 7/25

Brian Gaar
Friday, Jul 25
Velveeta Room, The local videogame fiend and journo is hilarious on a level of megatons. Bonus: Raul Sanchez opens. July 25-26, 9pm.
Justin Sherburn & Montopolis score 'Man With a Movie Camera'
Friday, Jul 25
The North Door, Justin Sherburn, a keyboardist with the indie rock band Okkervil River, is preparing a group of five musicians for a run-through of a score he's written for the 1929 silent film Man With a Movie Camera.

Saturday 7/26

Hayes Carll
Saturday, Jul 26
The Roost, This seasoned singer/songwriter can make a warden laugh and a cowboy cry. He's just a big glass case of emotion and we can't wait to watch.

Sunday 7/27

Last Splash Swim Club
Sunday, Jul 27
W Hotel, Hang poolside at the W Hotel wet deck with some of your favorite DJs on the last Sunday of each month all summer. This Sunday, Tim Sweeney, Joakim (DJ Set) and Learning Secrets on the decks. 1pm - 7pm. 21+. Tickets available here.

Monday 7/28

#ACreads Book Club Twitter Chat
Monday, Jul 28
We are deep into this month's book club read The Long Goodbye by Raymond Chandler. Read along during July and send us questions or comments on Twitter using #ACreads. Join us Monday, July 27th at 7pm for a Twitter chat discussing the featured book as well as other recommendations from Chronicle staff.

Tuesday 7/29

Trailer Food Tuesdays
Tuesday, Jul 29
Long Center for the Performing Arts City Terrace, Trailer Food Tuesdays is back for the month! Sample the delicious food trucks of Austin in one easy location. Try popular local favorites, and enjoy something new every last Tuesday of the month from 5pm - 9pm at The Long Center. Follow @trailerfoodtues for updates on which trucks will be parked this time.

Saturday 8/2

2014 Writers' League of Texas Summer Writing Retreat
Saturday, Aug 2 - Thursday, Aug 7
Join the Writers' League of Texas for 5 classes and 5 unforgettable days of writing instruction in a beautiful West Texas setting at the 2014 Summer Writing Retreat in Alpine, Texas, August 2-7. All writers welcome! For more info, call 512-499-8914.
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