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for Mon., June 3
  • National Taco Championships: Austin

    Journey through a Taco-Tastic event of epic portions featuring 35+ Taco Makers battling it out for the $10,000 prize fund. Eat your way through $3 tacos around the festival, live music, Lucha Libre wrestling, Hot Chili Pepper Eating contest, Chihuahua Beauty Pageant, Day of the Dead Wedding, a boutique Tequila Expo with 100+ tequilas to sample, VIP experiences, and more!
    Sat. Mar. 30, 11am-6pm  
    Austin American-Statesman
  • Great ATX El Paso Mexican Food Challenge

    Love El Paso Mexican Food? Enjoy it at these great ATX eateries during the Great ATX El Paso Mexican Food Challenge! You are invited to participate in the “Great ATX El Paso Style Mexican Food Challenge!”, a contest focused on which restaurants can serve the best El Paso Style Mexican Food in the greater Austin area.
    March 20-April 20  
    Austin, Texas
  • 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.  
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    Class Transitions

    In Class Transitions, transgender and non binary individuals use strength training to shape their bodies as they become their most authentic selves.
    Thursdays, 6:30-7:30pm. $15.  
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    Visual Arts

    Dougherty Arts Center

    The Dougherty Arts School's adult arts program is dedicated to enriching the Austin community with hands-on artistic opportunities, provided skilled artists to teach a variety of classes in ceramics, digital arts, drawing and painting, darkroom photography, and more.
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    Twyla Contemporary Art

    “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.
    209 W. Ninth
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    Comedy

    Underground Comedy

    This basement venue is dedicated to "bringing the best in alternative comedy with shows seven nights a week." For instance: Monday starts things off with that sprightly revue of optimism called Fuck This Week, there's Rob Gagnon's unpredictable Sandbox on Tuesdays, the all-female comedy showcase called Garage on Wednesdays, check out Stephanie Thoreson's Fishbowl this Thursday, and don't miss the inarguable power of Sure Thing hosted by Duncan Carson and Brendan K. O’Grady that happens every Friday night. Also, Saturday's Sweet Lightning will strike your tender comedy center just right, and – check that website for more, yo!
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    Workout! With Erica Nix

    Workout! with Erica Nix making workouts fun again!: Body Positive aerobics classes inspired by 80's legends Richard Simmons with music ranging from Elton John to Missy.
    Mon., and Fri., 6:10-7:10pm; Wed., 6:30-8pm (most weeks). $15.

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