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    Anti-Displacement Task Force Meeting

    See agenda for details.
    Fri., Nov. 9, 9am  
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    Sports

    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 Design Week

    Celebrate Austin design through this (third annual) week of 100 free workshops, talks, studio tours, and events as the city celebrates its creative community.
    Nov. 5-9. Free, but RSVP.  
    Various locations
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    Austin Municipal Court Week

    A week of interactive programs for teens and adults to participate in, including driving simulations, safety seat demonstrations, and more. See website for details.
    Nov. 5-9, 9:30am. Free.  
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    Kids

    Austin Symphony Orchestra: Young People's Concerts

    These concerts, conducted by Dr. Clifton Evans, aim to introduce young people (4th-6th graders) to classical music. Through the use of modern technology the audience gets an “up-close look” at the orchestra. This year the theme is “Symphonic Variations: Exploring Adaptation & Diversity in Music of the Americas.”
    Nov. 5-13, 10-11:30am
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    Out of Town

    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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    Out of Town

    “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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    Sports

    Center for Music Therapy's 24-Hour Movement Marathon

    This is a fundraising event to help the center move in to a new home. Activities include yoga, tai chi, jamming with neurologists, group fitness, group physical therapy, local music acts, running, zumba, and more.
    Fri., Nov. 9, 4pm. Free.
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    Nightlife & Parties

    Crave: Friday Night Drag Show

    Maeve Haven gets her host on with CupCake, Grandma Steven, and Scarlett Kiss. These bbs are taking the stage at 10pm and offer an encore at midnight.
    Fridays, 10pm  
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    EAST X Veterans Day

    As the first weekend of EAST also happens to be Veterans Day, the Brewer's Table will donate a portion of all proceeds to SongwritingWith:Soldiers. The organization, started by Darden Smith, pairs veterans and active-duty service members with songwriters to craft songs about their military experience.
    Fri., Nov. 9, 11am-6pm. Free.
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    Kids

    Father-Son Weekend Camp Getaway

    Activities include canoeing & kayaking, swimming, hiking, ropes course challenges, basketball, carnival games, robot building, volleyball, arts & crafts, and much more. Proceeds to go Austin Sunshine Camps, which provides free camp experiences to low-income youth and their families.
    Fri.-Sun., Nov. 9-11. $575 for room, board and entertainment per father/son pair.  
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    Out of Town

    Fischer Fest

    Yardbird tickets will be on sale at the box office for a weekend of music featuring Terry Allen, Bill Kirchen, and many more.
    Fri.-Sun., Nov. 9-11
    Fischer
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    Frida Friday ATX November: Frida & Friends

    This special edition of the monthly market centered on showcasing self-identified Womyn of Color expands to welcome friends, partners, families, and allies.
    Fri., Nov. 9, 6-10pm. Free.
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    Ghost Walk Austin

    Meet Downtown and take a tour of Austin's most ghoulish places while hearing tales of murder, mystery, and unrequited love.
    Thursdays-Saturdays (and some Wednesdays), 8pm. $20, adults; $10, kids 10 and under.  
    242 W. Second
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    High 5 Anderson Lane Grand Opening

    This weekendlong celebration at the local entertainment center offers beer & bourbon flights on Friday; free bowling, food, and drinks on Saturday; and mimosas during brunch hours on Sunday. 10% of Game Room proceeds will benefit CASA on both Friday and Saturday.
    Fri.-Sun., Nov. 9-11. Free.
    High 5, 2700 W. Anderson #101
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    Holiday Food Drive to Benefit Local Food Banks

    US Storage Centers has partnered with Move for Hunger to be a designated drop-off point in the community. Until the end of December, they will be collecting food items to donate to local food banks.
    Oct. 26-Dec. 28. Free.
    201 W. Stassney
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    Out of Town

    Inside Out

    The evolution of women’s undergarments is exposed in the groundbreaking exhibit that explores what’s under the fashions of the day.
    Sept. 20, 2018-Jan. 20, 2019
    San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts, San Angelo
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    Out of Town

    Mistletoe Market

    The show will feature handcrafted gifts and holiday decorations from 21 artists. Canned goods will be collected and donated to Hill Country Community Ministries.
    Thu.-Sat., Nov. 8-10. Free.  
    Historical Walker House, Leander
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    Sports

    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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    Out of Town

    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 Worlds Space Settlement Conference

    Held each year in Austin, this unique gathering of over 250 of the world’s leading space science, business, engineering, and policy leaders focuses on planning the first colonies on the moon, Mars, and in free space. Through it all will be the music, art, and culture of space, culminating in the Space Cowboy Ball.
    Fri.-Sat., Nov. 9-10. $15-300.  
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    Nightly Spirits Ghost Tours

    The two-and-a-half-hour tours begin at the upstairs bar of the paranormal-laden Buffalo Billiards and visit three more ghostly pubs: Russian House, the Gatsby, and Waller Creek.
    Fridays & Saturdays, 8:30pm (plus Halloween night, 7:30pm). $25.  
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    Civic Events

    Open Enrollment Health Insurance Help – North

    It's that time of the the year, again. Don’t miss your chance to switch your health insurance plans or get covered via the Marketplace with support from Foundation Communities. (Seriously, they're the best!) For more info visit the website or call 211.
    Nov. 1-Dec. 15: Mon.-Thu., 9am-7pm; Fri.-Sat., 9am-4pm; Sun. 1-5pm. Free.
    Community Financial Center North, 5900 Airport Blvd.
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    Civic Events

    Open Enrollment Health Insurance Help – South

    It's that time of the the year, again. Don’t miss your chance to switch your health insurance plans or get covered via the Marketplace with support from Foundation Communities. (Seriously, they're the best!) For more info visit the website or call 211.
    Nov. 1-Dec. 15: Mon.-Wed., 10am-7pm; Thu., 10am-4pm; Fri.-Sat., 9am-1pm. Free.
    Community Financial Center – South, 2600 W. Stassney
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    Open House by Facebook Marketplace

    This is not your average pop-up. You'll be shopping in an actual house filled with items from Facebook's Marketplace. Proceeds benefit Foundation Communities, a local org providing affordable housing to families, veterans, seniors, and individuals with disabilities.
    Thu.-Sat., Nov. 8-10. Free.  
    1908 Garden
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    Civic Events

    People For Bikes Community Survey

    Share your biking-in-the-city experiences with Austin leaders for a chance to win neat prizes while helping to improve local condition.
    Through Nov. 16  
    Online
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    Arts & Culture

    Pink Elephant Radio

    Join Japan and YellaStud – creators of Austin's Pink Elephant Hip-Hop Fest for LGBTQ rappers, emcees, hip-hop artists, and more – for their new weekly radio show. Featuring loads of queer music and artists, and a few allies. Royalties Radio can be downloaded for iPhone and Android. See what they have to say about here.
    Fridays, 7-9pm. Through Nov. 30
    Download Royalties Radio app
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    Civic Events

    President's Breakfast & Community Conversation on Equity

    The Building Bridges Community joins Austin Community College President Dr. Richard Rhodes for breakfast and a discussion of the college's next steps toward ensuring educational equity.
    Fri., Nov. 9, 8-11am. Free.  
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    Sports

    ROLL for CARY "Strike Out Youth Violence" Bowling Tournament

    Help CARY continue to empower the at-risk youth of Central Texas with an evening of bowling, games, raffle items, and more.
    Fri., Nov. 9, 5:30-9:30pm. $30 for bowlers; $120 for a team of 4; $20 for everyone else.
    Austin's Park N Pizza, 16231 N. I-35, Pflugerville
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    Kids

    Santa Photo Experience at Barton Creek Square

    Go straight to the source and tell Santa what you want for Christmas. You can skip the line with a fast pass; see website.
    Through Dec. 24. Prices vary.  
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    Out of Town

    Scottish Gathering and Highland Games

    Follow the fifes and bagpipes to see dancers, athletic competitions, Scottish and Texas fare, and more.
    Fri.-Sun., Nov. 9-11
    Salado
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    Sports

    St. Edward's Men's Basketball

    Vs. Colorado Christian: Fri., Nov. 9, 7pm. Vs. Colorado Mesa: Sat., Nov. 10, 4pm. Vs. Southwestern: Tue., Nov. 13, 7:30pm. $5.  
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    Texas Conference for Women

    This is a full day of focus and fun with a career pavilion, health & wellness sessions, author booksignings, and a keynote from Reese Witherspoon.
    Fri., Nov. 9, 7am-5pm  
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    Kids

    Tortoise and Hare

    A new spin on the old fable with modern music, written by Allen Robertson and Damon Brown.
    Sept. 8-Jan. 27. $18-24.  
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    Sports

    UT Men's Tennis

    Longhorn Invitational.
    Fri.-Sun., Nov. 9-11  
    Texas Tennis Center
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    Sports

    UT Softball

    Vs. Texas State.
    Fri., Nov. 9, 6pm  
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    VOLUME

    In an effort to preserve women's histories in Texas, #bossbabesATX and Chulita Vinyl Club will accept donations of vinyl, zines, and prints from the community. Drop off items at any upcoming #bossbabesATX event between now and Nov. 15. You can also schedule a drop-off by emailing thebabes@bossbabes.org.
    Through Nov. 15. Free.
    605 N. Edward Gary St., San Marcos
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    Out of Town

    Wurstfest

    The annual salute to sausages and all things Bavarian hosts a revolving list of bands and food.
    Fri.-Sun. Nov. 2-11
    New Braunfels
Ongoing
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    Downtown Ghost Tours

    offer nooks-and-crannies walking tours that spotlight the dead to bring Austin's history and geography to life.
    Fri.-Sat., 8pm
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    Emancipet Free Days

    This mobile spay/neuter clinic might be in your neighborhood today. Check www.emancipet.org to find out.
    Fri.-Sat., check-in begins 8am (first come, first served). Free.
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    Yoga

    Full Moon Yoga

    Charles MacInerney teaches classes all over town but also offers private instruction and hosts retreats. Once a month for 18 years, he has also hosted Full Moon Yoga – a free outdoor yoga class. Go online for location and time details.

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