A bracing dose of woman power distinguishes Christy Hays’ final residency show on the Drag. Drawing comparisons to Lucinda Williams, one of Austin’s painfully raw country singers invites equally stop-in-your-tracks peers. Carson McHone’s honky-tonk spirit, Emily Gimble’s soulful piano grooves, and Little Brave’s dreamy pop aesthetic guarantee something for everyone to shake off the long holiday weekend.
Need something Austin-y (art, jewelry, prints, clothing, etc., whatnot, and then some) for a loved one this year? Thousands of original works from more than 200 artists and artisans will help you with your gifting conundrums.
Social Cycling Austin presents Bikin' Betties, a weekly, beginner-friendly, all-ladies bike ride that ends with drink specials and fun activities (karaoke, mini-golf, outdoor movies, etc.) Along the way, bond with other two-wheelin' ladies. Join the Facebook group for ride details.
Join Bumble and Good Party ATX for a special Holiday Happy Hour and Donation Drive. Meet up with friends post-Thanksgiving to enjoy specialty cocktails. Tito's will be donating $1 for every Tito's drink sold and Lucille will be donating 10% of their sales that night – all going to SAFE. We'll also be collecting items needed for SAFE including bath products, hair products, baby diapers, feminine hygiene supplies, socks, and pajamas. Folks who donate will receive swag from Bumble.
The rise of modernism in Mexico was activated by artists, museum curators, gallery owners, journalists, and publishers both in Mexico and the United States. This exhibition explores two decades of dynamic cultural exchange between the two countries, featuring important artists such as Diego Rivera, Frida Kahlo, José Clemente Oroxco, and others.
With all the bragging, it was bound to happen. Houston challenges Austin barbecue joints to the ultimate taste-off. Tickets are going fast and when they're gone there won’t be any more until next year.
Follow the evolution of the gaming industry from the Seventies to the present day with a focus on the local scene from Richard Garriott's Ultima series to John Romero's Doom to the developers making waves on today's gaming platforms.
Daily through March 18, 2018. Museum admission: $13 ($9, kids).
“It changes the room and really makes the house.” The new in-house gallery of these fine-art promoters boasts a diverse roster of artists and includes work by Austin-based Terra Goolsby and Rebecca Rothfus Harrell. See website for stylish details.
In honor of world vegan day, Whole Foods Market and Vedge restaurant have created all-new recipes for the holidays. The dishes will be served on Whole Foods Market hot bars across the nation and can be ordered online.: The meal includes mustard-glazed cauliflower, lentil mushroom stuffing, “cheesy” rutabaga and potato mash, sauerkraut-roasted rainbow carrots, and chocolate toffee mini cake.