Mental health therapists meet and greet. 5pm. Free.
Pour House Pints & Pies, 11835 Jollyville Rd.
Austin could not be a better home for this exhibit focused on the history of music festivals. Artifacts and concert footage bring the experience alive whether it's Hendrix at Monterey or Queen at Live Aid - both featured in a video montage of the Top 10 festival performances of all-time. Artifacts include Muddy Waters' '59 Martin acoustic played at the '68 Newport Folk Festival, a poster board stenciled sign by Banksy, and Dave Navarro's Jane's Addiction stage getup. Curated by the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum. March 10-July 23, Mon.-Sat., 9am-5pm, Sun., 12-5pm. $9-13.
Music, food, and shopping. Free.
Host George Ensle and guests Tony Ramey and Steve Griggs will honor Sharon Burke, owner of Poodies Roadhouse. Plus food! 7-10pm. Free.
Hill's Cafe, 4700 S. Congress, 512/663-2854
Questions will cover will cover the five good theatrical Star Wars films and (pretty much) only those movies. So a lot of episodes IV through VII and Rogue One. 8-11pm. $5.
The Brass Tap, 10910 Domain Dr., Bldg. W #120 and Gibson Bar, 1109 S. Lamar
Star Wars themed performances (including a light saber display), trivia, nail art, cocktails, and food to benefit the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Texas. Plus you can meet R2D2! Kids welcome with guardian from 5-8pm. 5pm-12mid.
They are looking for judges. Click on link to sign up. No experience needed. Tue.-Thu., May 2-4.
Concordia University, 11400 Concordia University, 512/486-2001
Stevie Ray Vaughan fans will not want to miss this exhaustive exhibit guest curated by his brother, Jimmie Vaughan. Many of Vaughan's guitars (including his legendary "Number One" Fender stratocaster) will be on view as well as early family photos, concert posters, stage outfits, handwritten lyrics, exclusive archival concert footage, his famed hat, and more. March 10 through July 23. $9-13.
This exhibit examines "the lives of individuals intertwined in the domestic slave trade by exploring slavery’s reach beyond New Orleans and Galveston, beyond Texas, beyond the South, and into the very fabric of America." Through July 9. Cost of museum admission, free for members.
Other Worlds Austin SciFi Film Festival continues their annual Star Wars Day tradition of screening sci-fi faves at a local brewery. 7:30-11pm. Free.
Kinda like Critical Mass without all the pretension. Relax, ride around town, chat it up with cycle-lovers like yourself, and overrun a park or a local hangout or two or three. Thursdays, 7pm.
The eighth season is already well under for these speedy tortoises. Hosted by funny guy Adam Shumate. 8pm.
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