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  • Learn Mindfulness Meditation for Anxiety and Depression

    Interested in exploring a different way of being and living in the world instead of your head? Join the innovative class at MBCT Austin to learn how to be mindful in your daily life and respond to your feelings rather than react to them. You'll learn a unique approach to mindfulness meditation, a practice which has been scientifically proven to change brain chemistry and neuronal structure permanently for the better. The course includes eight (8) classes from 7:00-9:00p.m. on Wednesdays and a half day Saturday retreat. Next course begins April 24th.
    Wednesdays, 7pm-9pm  
    Office of Michele Hauser, M.D.
  • Pinballz Lake Creek Grand Reopening

    Pinballz is celebrating the grand reopening of their Lake Creek location to celebrate their massive expansion! New features are the world's first four-person VR arena, North Austin’s largest LED laser tag arena, go karts, bumper cars, and so much more! There will be hourly game card giveaways and numerous competitions throughout the day!
    Sat. Apr. 27, 11am-7pm  
    Pinballz Arcade Lake Creek
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    130th Anniversary of the UT History Department!

    Activities include lectures delivered by UT History faculty, a faculty book exhibit, an exhibit on historical research curated by UT History graduate students, panel discussions, and several faculty-led campus tours.
    Sat., Nov. 10, 9am-4pm. Free.  
    Garrison Hall (GAR) UT Austin, 128 Inner Campus Dr
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    Arms & Abs Conditioning Drop-In Class

    Challenge your core with this dynamic routine incorporating abdominal work with arm work to tone and shape.
    Saturdays, 10am. Prices vary; see website.  
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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 Dog Frisbee League

    You and your dog have 60 seconds to make as many throws and catches as possible. Longer catches earn more points. It’s easy and everyone in the family can play, so bring the kids!
    Nov. 3-Dec. 1. Saturdays, 8-10am. $10 for five week season.  
    Olson Meadows Park, Cedar Park
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    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
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    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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    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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    Bacon Beer Bash

    Flying Pig Provision Co. is celebrating seven years of bacon-makin' with live music, local food, and kid-friendly games from TopGolf, arts & crafts, and carnival distractions. Proceeds benefit #TeamMaisie and their efforts to support families going through pediatric cancer treatment.
    Sat., Nov. 10, 1-5pm. Free.
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    Body Beautiful

    Vegas Van Cartier and Rachel Mykels' show will blow your mind, wow your senses, and delight your eyes.
    Saturdays, 10:30pm, except second Saturdays  
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    Boots & Bats Gala

    Join ACC and Art Has Heart Foundation for an evening of live music, a celebrity live art auction, silent auction, and delicacies designed and prepared by ACC Culinary Arts students.
    Sat., Nov. 10, 7pm. $150.
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    Children in Nature's Workshop

    Activities geared toward exploring and appreciating nature include kids' yoga, dance therapy, capoeira, screenprinting, storytelling, and more.
    Sat., Nov. 10, noon-4pm. Free.
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    Come Grow With Us: Science Mill Benefit

    Celebrate the intersection of art and science at the Science Mill’s annual benefit and experience the exclusive unveiling of the Science Mill’s newest exhibit, a 1,000-square-foot Aquaponics Greenhouse. Enjoy cocktails and heavy hors d’oeuvres while exploring the 1,000-square-foot greenhouse as well as the museum’s 50+ interactive exhibits. Guests will also have the opportunity to purchase nature-themed fine artwork from emerging and renowned artists.
    Sat., Nov. 10, 5-9pm. $125 per ticket.  
    Science Mill, 101 S. Lady Bird Lane, Johnson City
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    Crafternoon

    Kids can express their creative side through painting, building, and working on seasonal projects.
    Second Saturdays, noon. $10.
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    Dia de los Muertos Music Festival

    Headlined by A.B. Quintanilla and the Kumbia King All Starz, all proceeds will go toward Easterseals Central Texas, an org serving people with disabilities. Along with live music and a DJ, the festival will feature art, sugar skull face-painting, and a proclamation by Mayor Steve Adler.
    Sat., Nov. 10, 4-10pm. $15.
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    Diamonds and Pearls Champions Breakfast

    Breakfast and a silent auction honoring sickle cell heroes in the local community.
    Sat., Nov. 10, 9am-noon. $35.  
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    East Austin Studio Tour

    This Big Medium-organized spectacle of creative goodness, with hundreds of private studios and galleries opening their doors all across the sunrise side of our busy city, for your pretty-much-nonstop opps for shopping, shmoozing, interactive presentations, workshops, parties, and afterparties into the wee hours of each night. Discover new artists. Rekindle old relationships. Check the EAST website for a vast panoply of details and go ahead, citizen: Be a part of the art deep in the slightly arrhythmic heart of Texas.
    Nov. 10-11 & 17-18
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    Family Programs: Alien Invasion

    Make an extraterrestrial foam carving inspired by Huma Bhabha’s out-of-this-world sculpture nestled in the woods at Laguna Gloria. Then explore the final frontier with help from some expert astronomers!
    Sat., Nov. 10, 11am-3pm. Free with RSVP.  
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    Fashion X Furry Friends

    Enjoy an open bar, pop-up shopping, a photo booth, and a fashion show featuring models and their dogs. Proceeds go to Hounds for Heroes, a local org providing service dogs for veterans.
    Sat., Nov. 10, 7:30pm. $35-150.  
    7Co, Seventh & Comal
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    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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    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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    Fort Martin Scott Treaty Day

    Celebrating the Treaty of 1850, re-enactors will show frontier crafts, offer chuckwagon food, play music, and more.
    Sat., Nov. 10
    Fredericksburg
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    Gala de Oro

    A night honoring 50 years of friendship between Austin and Saltillo, its first sister city and the capital of Coahuila, Mexico. The night's honorees are former Austin Mayor Gus Garcia, community leader Gloria Mata Pennington, and late Austin City Council Member John Trevino Jr.
    Sat., Nov. 10, 7-10pm. $75.  
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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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    Gottman Meets Life Ki-do: A Couples Workshop

    Strengthen your marriage or relationship by finding the flow between you.
    Sat., Nov. 10, 4-6pm. $59 per couple.  
    Life Ki-do, 3636 Bee Caves Rd. #212
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    Grand Opening Spitfire Girl Loves Mr Incognito

    Spitfire Girl is a one-of-a-kind retail store offering up curiosities, fine fragrance, and so much more. Based in Dripping Springs, this is their first Austin location. Mr Incognito is a world-class tattoo artist booking private appointments. DJ Hucklebuck pumps up the jams.
    Sat., Nov. 10, 3-8:30pm. Free.
    2514 E. Cesar Chavez
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    Harvest Fest

    Live music performances, raffle for gift cards & prizes, kids' activities, resources for families, and much more!
    Sat., Nov. 10, 10am-2pm. Free.
    Eastside Memorial Early College High School, 1012 Arthur Stiles Rd
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    Heritage Syrup Festival

    They’ll be making ribbon cane syrup along with folk artists demonstrating traditions arts, plus food and beverages.
    Sat., Nov. 10
    Henderson
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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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    Holiday Market

    Handmade gifts, arts & crafts, jewelry, food & baked goods, raffle prizes, and more, with all proceeds going to community outreach programs.
    Sat., Nov. 10, 9am-2pm. Free.
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    Huston-Tillotson Women's Basketball

    Vs. University of Texas-Tyler.
    Sat., Nov. 10, 5pm  
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    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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    Little E.A.S.T.

    Featuring art and performances from the kids along with local vendors – succulent sculptures, Legos, food, and more. Soft sculpture artist April Garcia will be presenting an artist talk at noon. Be sure to explore the sunken pirate ship and get a temporary tattoo.
    Sat., Nov. 10, 10am-3pm. Free.  
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    Lotus Rising Oracle Reads

    with Heidi, an intuitive healer with experience in yoga, bodywork, chakra balancing, and soul awakening.
    Sat., Nov. 10, 8:30-10:30pm. $15-30.  
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    Love-A-Bull's 10th Anniversary Casino Event

    Love-A-Bull aims to promote responsible guardianship and improve the image and lives of pit-bull-type dogs through community support, education, advocacy, and rescue. Celebrate their 10th anniversary with casino games, a silent auction, open bar, free food & drinks, and pittie friends.
    Sat., Nov. 10, 7-10pm. $30.  
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    Loy Krathong Festival

    Also called the floating flower festival, this all-day event features live music, a Thai food court, dancing, and a beauty pageant.
    Sat., Nov. 10, 10am. Free.  
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    Luminaria Contemporary Arts Festival

    The fun begins with an after-dark festival featuring music and art, and continues with a Community Arts Day.
    Sat.-Sun., Nov. 10-11
    San Antonio
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    Mermaid Swim Class

    Get a full body workout while wearing a mermaid tail. Nitro offers swimming lessons and mermaid parties for both kids and adults every Saturday afternoon.
    Saturdays, 2-4pm
    Nitro Swimming, 1310 Toro Grande Dr., Cedar Park
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    Merry Market Place

    Vendors, a silent auction, holiday photos with Santa, a bake sale, and more.
    Sat., Nov. 10, 9am-5pm. Free.  
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    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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    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 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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    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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    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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    Our Parks, Our Future Community Meeting

    Join Austin Parks & Rec. for a series of open houses to gather community feedback on its Long Range Plan, which outlines the next 10 years of park development and programs in the city.
    Sat., Nov. 10, 11am-1pm  
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    Our Parks, Our Future Community Meeting

    Join Austin Parks & Rec. for a series of open houses to gather community feedback on its Long Range Plan, which outlines the next 10 years of park development and programs in the city.
    Sat., Nov. 10, 3-5pm  
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    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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    Relay LIVE

    This fundraiser for the American Cancer Society features live music on the Seaholm Lawn along with community-building activities and special ceremonies to honor, remember, and support loved ones affected by cancer.
    Sat., Nov. 10, 4-10pm. $25, adults; $12, kids 12 and under.
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    SAFE's Storybook Gala

    Enjoy a performance of A Midsummer Night's Dream during an evening of celebration and support for SAFE Children's Shelter.
    Sat., Nov. 10, 5:30-11:30pm. $500.  
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    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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    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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    Silent Disco Yoga Class

    While wearing headphones to stream music and instruction, you will be guided through a 60-minute yoga flow. Unwind after class with complimentary wine.
    Sat., Nov. 10, noon-2pm. $25.
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    Sjogren's Syndrome Support Group Meeting

    The Sjogren's Syndrome Foundation invites the community to attend its quarterly support group meeting.
    Sat., Nov. 10, 1-3pm. Free.
    Baylor Scott & White Medical Center, 300 University Blvd, Round Rock
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    SoCo Select Farmers & Makers Market

    Because you like it local, because you like it good.
    Saturdays, 11am-5pm
    1511 S. Congress
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    South Pleasant Valley Road Corridor Open House

    Learn more about the upcoming changes to South Pleasant Valley between Oltorf Road and Slaughter Lane as part of the Corridor Construction Program.
    Sat., Nov. 10, 10am-noon  
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    Southwestern University Football

    Pirates vs. Texas Lutheran.
    Sat., Nov. 10, 1pm  
    Birkelbach Field
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    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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    Sunset Zip and Sip

    A zip line tour plus wine tasting.
    Sat., Nov. 10, 4-6pm. $79.  
    Zip Lost Pines, 1760 Hwy. 71 W., Cedar Creek
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    Texas State Football

    Vs. Appalachian State.
    Sat., Nov. 10, 3pm. $5-25.  
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    The Austin Flea at Whole Foods Arbor Trails

    Shop local handmade items and vintage wares.
    Sat., Nov. 10, 10am-4pm. Free.  
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    The Gaming Goat Grand Opening

    Central Austin's newest gaming store features an incredible selection of board games, trading cards, role playing games, tables for open gaming, and up to 30% off all games every day. Come out for the grand opening for demos, open gaming, and goat-themed surprises.
    Sat., Nov. 10, noon-10pm. Free.  
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    The Great Texas Tailgate

    This watch party for the UT Longhorn's football game against Texas Tech's Red Raiders doubles as the sports bar's 10th anniversary celebration and also features family-friendly activities and treats, including snacks & drinks, live music performances, a chicken wing-eating contest, lawn & porch games, raffles & giveaways, and more.
    Sat., Nov. 10, 11am-10pm. $20.  
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    The Horn Away Game Watch Party

    The Horn (104.9 FM) will be broadcasting their pre-game show from Pluckers Wing Bar for the rest of the season: Catch all the away games at rotating locations.
    Sat., Nov. 10. Free.
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    The Wandering Vegan "E.A.S.T. Edition" Market

    This pop-up offers not only plant-based and vegan foods but also vegan skincare products, makeup, candles, art, and more. All ages and pet-friendly too.
    Sat., Nov. 10, 11am-4pm. Free.
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    Though Poppies Grow Cemetery Tour

    Join the Williamson Museum for a self-guided tour with living history characters honoring local veterans and their families.
    Sat., Nov. 10, 4-6pm. $8-10.  
    International Order of the Odd Fellows Cemetery, 701 Smith Creek Rd., Georgetown
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    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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    TruFusion South Austin Weekly Workout

    TruFusion South Austin is a group fitness studio offering "over 240 unique workout classes per week" and is opening in March. In the meantime, the gym will be hosting free weekly workouts at the Downtown Whole Foods, kicking off with hip-hop yoga.
    Oct. 20-Nov. 10. Saturdays, 8:30am. Free.  
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    UT Brainstorms: A Conversation on the Brain

    Join Dr. R. Adron Harris for a conversation on the topic "The Inflamed Brain: A Conversation About Immune Responses, Addiction, Depression and PTSD.”
    Sat., Nov. 10, 3:30-5pm. Free.  
    Lady Bird Johnson Auditorium, 2313 Red River
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    UT Men's Tennis

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

    Vs. Kansas.
    Sat., Nov. 10, 7pm  
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    Veterans Parade & Ceremony

    Sat., Nov. 10, 9:30-11am. Free.
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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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    Wanderlust 108: The World's Only "Mindful Triathlon"

    This unique triathlon consists of a 5K run (or walk), a music-fueled, outdoor yoga class, and a guided meditation led by Light Watkins. $1.08 from every ticket sold goes to the Global Fund to Fight AIDS with (RED).
    Sat., Nov. 10, 8:30am-4:30pm. $30-150.  
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    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
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    Xplor® Preschool & School Age Care in Round Rock Community Fall Festival and Open House

    Families from the community are invited for music, games, face-painting, and arts & crafts. The event will also include the school’s second annual chili cook-off, which will be judged by the local police department. Bring a canned good donation for the Round Rock Area Serving Center.
    Sat., Nov. 10, 10am-1pm. Free.
    Xplor Preschool & School Age Care, 2700 Sam Bass Rd., Round Rock
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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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    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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