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for Sat., May 26
  • Formula 1 Pirelli 2018 U.S. Grand Prix

    Experience the biggest motorsport and music event of the year when F1 speeds into Austin with headlining concert performances by Bruno Mars and Britney Spears. With entertainment on and off the track all weekend, there's never a shortage of festival fun for the whole family to enjoy!
    Fri.-Sun., Oct. 19-21  
    Circuit of the Americas
  • Roots & Wings Festival

    Celebrating trees, pollinators, and all creatures! Come in costume or visit the costume creation station and fill the Enchanted Grove with fairies, butterflies, and bugs. Costume Parade and butterfly release at 1:30. Young, young at heart, and furry family are all welcome.
    Sat.,Oct. 27, 9am-2pm
    Zilker Botanical Garden
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  • Community

    Civic Events

    2018 Campaign Bootcamp

    A three-day, nonpartisan training to network and gain skills from some of the nation's top campaign professionals. Hands-on workshops cover campaign management, fundraising, digital communications, polling, and mock campaign teams give attendees firsthand experience.
    Fri.-Sun., May 25-May 27; noon-6pm daily. $75.  
    Belo Center for New Media Auditorium, 300 W. Dean Keeton
  • Music

    Aaron Stephens

    Sat., May 26, 10pm
  • Arts

    Dance

    ACC Dance Classes

    The Dance Department of Austin Community College offers classes in modern, jazz, ballet, and improvisation techniques, with student work produced twice a year in the Choreographers' Showcase. Teachers include Ellen Bartel, Jessica Cox, Kathy Dunn Hamrick, Roxanne Gage, Darla Johnson, Sunny Shen, Catherine Solaas and Melissa Watt. Note: Classes can be taken for credit and applied toward your degree.
    Prices vary, scholarships available.  
  • Arts

    Comedy

    Ahmed Bharoocha

    Half Irish Catholic, half Pakistani-Indian-Burmese-Muslim, and alllllll comedian, this comic-in-residence at Boston's Comedy Studio brings his Conan-honed style to Austin this weekend.
    May 23-26. Wed.-Thu., 8pm; Fri.-Sat., 7:30 & 10pm. $12-23.  
  • Arts

    Theatre

    All My Sons

    This is Arthur Miller's award-winning family drama about one man's search for the American dream – and the ultimate destruction in his pursuit. Directed by Tracy Arnold for City Theatre.
    Through June 3. Thu.-Sat., 8pm; Sun., 3pm. $15-25.  
  • Arts

    Books

    Amanda Johnston: Another Way to Say Enter

    The author's debut collection features poems that are "both visceral and spiritual, reminding the reader that entry, departure, and the inevitable return is a journey that must be felt, not just imagined."
    Sat., May 26, 7pm
  • Arts

    Theatre

    Auditions: There and Back

    Ground Floor Theatre is casting a new play by Raul Garza, and they're looking for, among other roles, someone to portray a personification of a Virgen de Guadalupe candle(!) See website for details; email for appointment.
    Sat., May 26, 10am-2pm
  • Community

    Events

    Austin Flea at Austin Beerworks

    Shop local handmade items and vintage wares.
    Sat., May 26, noon-6pm. Free.  
  • Qmmunity

    Community

    Austin Naked Yoga for Gay Men

    A hatha meeting flow yoga class for all levels. Despite the name, all are welcome. For a longer reader see our coverage.
    Saturdays, 10:30-11:45am and Tuesdays, 8-9:15pm. Through Nov. 21. $10 and up.
    ToddPilates & Barre, 9029 Research #200
  • Community

    Sports

    Austin Running Adventures

    For daring runners seeking Austin landmark running experiences and secret single track trails.
    Saturdays & Sundays, 8am. $25.  
    See facebook for routes
  • Film

    Special Screenings

    Back to the Future (1985)

    One of the most beloved movies of the Eighties (helmed by the future director of Forrest Gump), Back to the Future entertainingly deals with the child's eternal question: If my parents had never met, where would that leave me?
    Sat., May 26, 11:15  
  • Food

    Food Events

    Barks for Beers

    This beery extravagance benefits Divine Canines. Buy a glass at Blue Owl Brewery and use it for free pints at 25 breweries all over town, for the entire month of May. We mean, like, Black Star Co-op, Celis, NXNW, Southern Heights, Real Ale, St. Elmo, Thirsty Planet, and a whole pantheon of others.
    Through May 31. $30.  
    See website for locations of participating breweries

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