Stephanie Chiarello Noppenberg's satire comedy variety show inspired by the shenanigans of the Texas Legislature returns. Special guests include ATPE’s Monty Exter (Sept. 22) and Sen. Kirk Watson (Sept. 29).
A huge motorcycle parade departs Hardtails 11am, Sunday, headed for Ernies on the Lake for a killer lineup of blues artists (Rick Derringer, Alan Haynes, & more) starting at noon. Preparty Saturday at Hardtails with music from noon-8pm from Miss Lavelle White, Birdlegg & the Tightfit Blues Band, and more. All for a great cause.
Fifty artists over the age of 50 provide an oral history of their role in and the evolution of Austin's vibrant music scene. Bring your smartphone and earbuds to hear their stories. Live music by Harvey Thomas Young at 8:30.
Thu.-Sun., 1-6pm, through Sept. 30. $5 suggested donation.
Vinyl is back! And so is the largest sale of recorded music in the U.S. More than 1 million records, cassettes, CDs, 8-track tapes, posters, and collectibles will be on hand from more than 300 dealers and collectors from across the globe. Die-hard record fans buy a VIP (early shopper) pass for $40 online or Friday, Sept. 29th, starting at 10am at the front box office.
Sat.-Sun., Sept. 30-Oct. 1, 10am. $5 (good for both days).
Come on out and celebrate life on two wheels at the Ciclovia social rides! Free bikes and helmets for kids and adults will be given out on a first-come first-served basis. You can also bring in damaged bikes for repairs and get learned in basic safety and maintenance.
Noncompetitive walks with 5K and 10K options begin at Patterson Park on a portion of Nye Patterson's peach and plum orchards lost to expansion of Robert Mueller Municipal Airport in 1940. Both walks enter the redevelopment of the old airport into a modern urban neighborhood, including several art installations and a new orchard.