When Mark Caperton, carpenter extraordinaire, displaced his thumb in the line of duty, he did not anticipate his five fingered friends to come to his aid. This Thursday the Caperton Thumbraiser will be born.
The absence of mountains and ocean normally force active Austinites to venture outside the city limits for some extreme thrills. Fear not gnarly travelers: the BANFF Mountain Film Festival will be at the Paramount this weekend.
Spring has arrived at last—and life is a-bloomin’ this April in Austin. To keep you as busy as a springtime bumblebee, we’ve handpicked 12 fun-filled festivals to jam-pack your month with art, food, music, and—of course—good ol’ Texas sunshine.