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  • BLK Vinyl Holiday Bash

    Come celebrate the season at BLK Vinyl. We'll be spinning our holiday favorites as well as having a special in-store performance from members of Burgess Meredith! We will provide the refreshments. Invite everyone you know. The more the merrier!
    Sun., Dec. 16, 2pm-6pm
    BLK Vinyl
  • New Years Eve's Eve's Eve with Magnifico + Olé ELO

    Celebrate New Years Eve's Eve's Eve at the North Door with Austin's energetic Queen tribute band, Magnifico, and Olé ELO - Austin’s very own, 12 piece Electric Light Orchestra tribute group! 21+ $12 pre-sale/$15 at the door Tickets on sale now!
    Sat. Dec. 29, 8:30pm  
    North Door
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    Absolute Beginning Pilates Group Reformer Workout

    The workshop is designed to give you a deep understanding of the fundamental principles that make Pilates on the Reformer one of the most effective, safe, and gentle ways to move your body.
    Aug. 15-Sept. 19. Wednesdays, 6:30-7:10pm. $150 for six weeks.
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    Apply for PARK(ing) Day

    Join the annual Park(ing) Day celebration – where folks transform parkings space into temporary "parklets" to promotes public conversation on the need for public, open spaces in urban areas. Applications to make your own mini park are due Sept. 17. Email for additional information.
    Apply by Sept. 17. Free.  
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    Austin Bold FC

    The city's newly minted United Soccer League team will be hosting games at COTA starting in March 2019. Season passes are now available.
    $189 for 20-game season pass.  
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    Austin Code: Boat Dock Registration Program

    Boat dock owners are now required to properly address and register their dock with the city. Now through Sept. 30, owners can take advantage of the current grace period as there's no cost to register at this time.
    Through Sun., Sept. 30  
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    Ayomi Yoshida Exhibition

    The Japanese artist makes her Texas debut with a large-scale multimedia exhibition that evokes a pool with flowers falling into it that complements the center’s water garden.
    Tue.-Sun., through Jan. 13. Free.
    Asia Society Texas Center, Houston
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    “Titanic: The Artifact Exhibit”

    Seventy years after the luxury liner sank in the Atlantic more than 150 items from the wreck were brought up from the ocean floor and brought together for this fascinating show. Timed tickets are required.
    June 2-Jan. 5
    Mayborn Museum, Waco
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    Butterfly Bluegrass Jam

    Bluegrass performances by Eddie Dickerson and Emma Dean. Bring an instrument so you can jam too!
    Every other Wednesday night, through Dec. 19. Free.  
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    Cardio Kickboxing Workout

    Cardio kickboxing is a group fitness class that combines martial arts techniques with fast-paced cardio (no experience necessary).
    Wednesdays, 6pm. First class is free.
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    College Night at Topgolf

    Bring a valid student ID for unlimited game play, food & drink specials, and a space reserved just for college students for a $15 cover. (Hint: This is a good deal.)
    Wednesdays, 8-11pm. $15.  
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    Downtown Jo's Trivia Night

    Sign-ups begin at 5:30pm.
    Wednesdays, 6-8pm. Free.
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    Happy Hour Double Feature

    Two movies and happy hour prices all night long. Follow the gram – @stonewallsmtx – for updates.
    Wednesdays, 6pm. Through Sept. 5. Free ($5 18-20).
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    High Noon Talk: Tio Cowboy

    Held on the first Wednesday of every month, High Noon Talks highlight interesting and often untold topics through a casual lunch-time lecture. Join author Ricardo Palacios for a talk on the book Tío Cowboy, which chronicles the life of his uncle Juan Salinas and the South Texas cowboys of Mexican descent whose successes have all too rarely been reported.
    Wed., Sept. 5, noon-1pm. Free.
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    Hump Day Nooner Ride

    Don't have a job or have an understanding boss? Take some time to get in a quick ride and a bite to eat along the way.
    Wednesdays, 11:45am
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    Ladies' Night at Hotel Vegas & the Volstead

    Get yourself feelin' fancy with chair massages, a nail station, bang trims, and a braid bar. Shop Eastside Pop-Up vendors. Gather your Charlottes and Samanthas for Sex and the City trivia. Dixie Chicks tributes and DJ GirlFriend ATX round out the night. Yeehaw!
    Wed., Sept. 5, 5pm. Free.  
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    Morning Walk Austin

    Meet at Jo's for a cuppa coffee, then take a stroll through Downtown Austin with an ATX tour guide.
    Ongoing. Wed.-Sat., 10-11:30am. $10-20.
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    Neighborhood Fishing

    The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is stocking 17 locations in 16 cities, including Austin, with channel catfish throughout the summer.
    Through November. Free with fishing license.
    Various locations
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    New Gay Softball Team Recruiting

    A group of LGBTQ players from Softball Austin are startin' up a new team to complete in the D Division this fall and they're looking for ballers and batters now! Practices will begin the first Sunday in August. No skill required. If you have never played, there is a place for you in the team. D team will play two games every Sunday for six to eight weeks. Email to sign up or ask questions.
    Recruiting through Sept. 6. $40 membership fee.
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    NLand: Trivia With Geeks Who Drink

    Join Geeks Who (surf first then) Drink every Wednesday at NLand Brewing Company for some free trivia following your surfing session.
    Wednesdays, 8pm. Free (surfing first is encouraged).
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    Precinct 152 Candidate Forum

    Austinites, especially Cherrywood, Wilshire Wood, Schieffer-Willowbrook and Delwood II residents are invited to meet the D9 City Council candidates (7pm), hear from mayoral challengers Mayor Steve Adler and Laura Morrison (8pm), and partake in a discussion on ballot items.
    Wed., Sept. 5, 6-9pm
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    Queer Film Theory 101

    A live action talk show about all the queer subtext swimming through Hollywood movies. Give it a whirl. And check out our writeup from July's show.
    Wed., Sept. 5, 8-10pm. Free.  
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    Red Shoe Luncheon

    Guests are encouraged to wear a pair of fabulous red shoes to this annual event introducing the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Texas to new donors. Get an overview of the programs and listen to family testimonials. Enjoy a Kendra Scott pop-up. All proceeds benefit RMHC CTX.
    Wed., Sept. 5, 11:30am. Free.  
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    See a Sea Turtle?

    Sea turtle nesting season on the Texas coast has officially begun. If you see a sea turtle heading for the dunes, a nest, or even the distinctive tracks, call the hotline so a trained volunteer can protect the site.
    April-Sept
    Texas Gulf Coast
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    Snack Drive for Becker Elementary

    Austinites are invited to donate nonperishable healthy snacks at Lick’s Lamar Union Scoop Shop. All treats will be donated to Becker's food pantry – started by parents in 2016 to provide snacks for kids in need. Preferred snacks include fig bars, popcorn, pretzels, applesauce, fruit squeezes, granola bars, rice snacks, and Cheerios.
    Donations accepted Aug. 31-Sept. 6
    Lick Honest Ice Creams, 1100 S. Lamar #1135
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    Taking it to the Streets: A Visual History of Protest and Demonstration in Austin

    The Austin History Center's latest exhibit spotlights local efforts to create social change over the decades, including the Civil Rights and Women's Liberation movements. Residents are invited to upload personal photos of recent marches and rallies for inclusion.
    Through Oct. 28. Free.  
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    Special Screenings

    The Unforeseen (2007)

    With Live Q&A: Executive-produced by Robert Redford and Terrence Malick, Dunn's award-winning documentary looks at the history of Barton Springs, Gary Bradley's role in development issues, and the relationship of Austin's environmental activism to the world at large. Q&A features director Laura Dunn, hydrogeologist Nico Hauwert, and Mayor Pro Tem Kathie Tovo.
    Wed., Sept. 5, 7:00  
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    Topgolf Tour

    The third annual Topgolf Tour is coming to Austin on Sept. 23. Play for a chance to win $50,000 and a ticket to the championship in Las Vegas. New this year is a military division, open to active duty and veteran members of the U.S. Armed Forces.
    Through Sept. 20. $85 individual; $170 team.  
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    Vino & Vinyasa

    A ticket gets you an hour of yoga and a glass of wine. Plus, they're raising money for Austin Wildlife Rescue.
    Wednesdays, 7pm. $12.
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    Volunteer Deputy Registrar Training

    New Leaders Council invites you to learn about their fellowship program while training to become a volunteer deputy voter registrar in Travis County.
    Wed., Sept. 5, 5:30-8pm. free.  
    WeWork Domain, 11801 Domain Blvd.
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    Waterloo Fest Wednesdays

    Gearing up for the annual jam band festival happening in September, the Parish will be hosting Waterloo parties with live painting, vendors, and some local Austin acts from Roxy Roca to Trouble in the Streets.
    Through Sept. 5. Wednesdays, 7pm. $7 (free for festival pass holders).  
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