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    Zilker Holiday Tree Lighting

    Take part in the 52nd lighting of the iconic tree. The tree is 155 feet tall and is composed of 39 streamers, each holding 81 multicolored, 25-watt bulbs with a grand total of 3,309 lights. At the top of the tree, a double star measures 10 feet from point to point. Open to the public through Dec. 31.
    Sun., Nov. 25, 5:30pm. Free.  
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      Blue Genie Art Bazaar

      Need something Austin-y (art, jewelry, prints, clothing, etc., whatnot, and then some) for a loved one this year? Thousands of original works from more than 200 artists and artisans will help you with your gifting conundrums.
      Nov. 23-Dec. 24. Daily, 10am-10pm. Free.
      Blue Genie Art Bazaar, 6100 Airport
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      Mozart's Light Show

      Check out the holiday lights and get you a home-baked Bavarian treat, while local musicians play tunes on the grand piano.
      Through Jan. 2. Free.
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      Trail of Lights at EmilyAnn

      Stroll through a walking path featuring more than 100 holiday light displays created by businesses, organizations, school groups, and families. Roast hot dogs and marshmallows at the Yule Log, drink hot chocolate, and enjoy live entertainment most evenings. Admission is free. Donations are appreciated.
      Nov. 24-Dec. 28. Sun.-Thu., 6-9pm; Fri. & Sat., 6-10pm. Free.
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      Winter Wonderland at The Circuit

      The racetrack transforms into something resembling the North Pole with the largest outdoor skating rink in Texas, the Tunnel of Lights, and Santa's Workshop; plus live music, carnival rides, a petting zoo, and Chinese Lantern Festival.
      Through Dec. 30. $16,.  
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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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      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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      Bars vs. Guitars

      Local MCs and guitar slingers battle for superiority, bragging rights, and a trophy.
      Sun., Nov. 25, 9pm. Free.
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      Civic Events

      Call for Applications: Travis County Children’s Protective Services Board

      Travis County Commissioners Court is currently seeking applicants interested in serving on three years on the Children’s Protective Services Board. Qualified applicants can find more info and the application online of call. Several seats need to be filled.
      Applications accepted thru Dec. 7, 5pm
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      Christmas at Capital of Texas Zoo

      The zoo transforms into a winter wonderland for the holiday season. Hours are extended to 9pm (except for Mondays). Get a picture with Santa or Moses the Christmas Camel. There will also be games, prizes, and plenty of cheer.
      Through Dec. 30. Free for kids under 12 with purchase of adult ticket ($11.73).
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      City-Wide Garage Sale

      It's like a hundred garage sales in one. Maybe not quite as cheap.
      Sat.-Sun., Nov. 24-25. $7, adults; 12 and under, free.
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      Coats for Kids

      The Junior League of Austin will distribute over 30,000 coats at the annual Coats for Kids Distribution Day event. If you've got a coat to donate, you can drop it off at any Jack Brown Dry Cleaners. Monetary donations can be made online at www.jlaustin.org.
      Sat., Dec. 8, 8am-3pm. Free.
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      Eisbahn: Outdoor Ice Skating Rink

      A portion of the proceeds is donated to the Lifeline Foundation (supporting cystic fibrosis research) and the Boys & Girls Club of Fredericksburg.
      Nov. 23-Jan. 6. Open daily except for Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. $15, day pass.  
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      First Choice ER Toys for Tots

      Drop off new, unwrapped gifts for children ages 0-12 at any First Choice ER location in the Austin and Pflugerville areas. (They're open 24/7.)
      Nov. 12-Dec. 9. Free.
      Various locations
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      Full Beaver Moon Witches' Market

      Local witches peddle their wares at this recurring full moon gathering. There will be an altar set up for those who wish to bring an offering or petition to burn.
      Sun., Nov. 25, 7pm-12mid. Free.  
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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 Model Train Exhibit

      Take a timeout from your holiday shopping and join Tinplate Trackers for an afternoon. The trains run through a variety of scenes, including a snow village and a circus. There's also a tiny roller coaster and wind turbines. The kids can run their own train for 10 minutes at a time for a donation of $5.
      Through Dec. 29. Wed.-Sun., noon-5pm. Free admission.
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      Holiday Window Walk

      Starting on Nov. 23, visitors can watch the storefronts of 2nd Street District as businesses transform into festive holiday scenes created by St. Edward's University students. Participating stores include Hemline, League of Rebels, Austin Rocks, Toy Joy, Authentic Smiles, Austin General Store, and Luxe Apothetique. Cast your vote for the best one through the 2nd Street District Facebook page, and the winner will be announced on Sat., Dec. 8.
      Nov. 23-Dec. 7. Free.  
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      Honeychild Holiday Market

      This Revelry pop-up is geared toward the younger set with kids' fashions and gifts, along with goods for the whole family, yoga, holiday crafts, portraits, and more.
      Sun., Nov. 25, 10am-3pm. $5, GA; $25, VIP; under 12, free.  
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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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      Civic Events

      Join the CAN Community Council

      Folks interested in serving on the Community Advancement Network are encouraged to attend a meeting and apply online. The Community Council may elect up to 6 members to serve three-year terms to begin in January.
      Applications accepted through Nov. 30  
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      Lakes, Springs, and Bridges Bicycle Tour

      Take a guided bike tour around the Butler Trail circling Lady Bird Lake. Stop to learn about Austin's historical beginnings as the city of Waterloo. Swing by the Congress Street Bridge to see the bats, and finish with a swim at Barton Springs.
      Sundays, 1pm. $49 per person, guide and bike included.
      Austin Bike Tours and Rentals, 102 W. Third
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      Lost Pines Christmas

      This monthlong event kicks off the Saturday after Thanksgiving with a lighting party at Fisherman's Park, complete with hot cocoa and a visit from Santa. Downtown Bastrop is also putting on an old-fashioned Main Street Christmas, a nighttime holiday parade, food & wine events, and activities for the whole family.
      Weekends through Dec. 23. Free.
      Downtown Bastrop
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      Miracle on 5th Street

      The Roosevelt Room & the Eleanor have teamed up for this second annual holiday pop-up bar, transforming the space to look like a classic family living room on Christmas morning. There's also a ski lodge on the dance floor and a mountain summit on the mezzanine. Snag a special holiday drink and explore.
      Through Dec. 29  
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      Museum Store Sunday

      Pick up a passport at any of the eight Austin museum stores (see website for a list). Get the passport stamped at three or more stops, and you'll be entered in a random drawing for a museum prize package that includes museum memberships and assorted merchandise.
      Sun., Nov. 25, 1-5pm. Free.  
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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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      North Pole Flyer

      Ride the train with Santa and Mrs. Claus and their elves in a holiday party of singing, hot cocoa, and surprise entertainment.
      Sat.-Sun. Dec. 1-2, 8-9
      Cedar Park
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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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      Renegade Craft

      Renegade Craft returns on Small Business Saturday (and Sunday!) with a weekend of contemporary handmade goods featuring the country’s foremost voices in craft and design. Shop vendors and have a cocktail to tunes curated by Waterloo DJs.
      Sat.-Sun., Nov. 24-25, 11am-5pm. Free.  
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      Saddle Up: Texas Ranching Tradition

      This exhibition, produced by Joe Vitone and Lori Najvar, honors hardworking ranch families from Jeff Davis and Lavaca Counties, as they wrangle livestock, battle weather, and study markets to stay on the rugged landscape they love.
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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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      Shop and Give: Blood Drive at Barton Creek Square Mall

      We Are Blood hosts this blood drive during the week of Thanksgiving. Anyone who donates, or attempts to donate, will receive a free Alamo Drafthouse movie pass.
      Tue.-Sun., Nov. 20-25. Free.
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      Shop and Give: Blood Drive at Lakeline Mall

      We Are Blood hosts this blood drive during the week of Thanksgiving. Anyone who donates, or attempts to donate, will receive a free Alamo Drafthouse movie pass.
      Tue.-Sun., Nov. 20-25. Free.
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      Sunday Makers' Market

      Local artisans bring the goods for your shopping needs and team with a different charity each month at this handcraft market.
      Last Sunday of every month, 11am. Free.
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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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      Toys for Tots at Moviehouse & Eatery

      Help out Toys for Tots this holiday season by bringing an unwrapped toy valued at $10 or more to either Austin Moviehouse location. Each donation earns you a raffle ticket for a chance to win free movies for a year.
      Through Dec. 12  
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      Uncommon Flea

      The backyard transforms into a vintage marketplace.
      Last Sunday of the month. Free.  
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      Wake Up, Brother Bear!

      Watch Brother Bear and Sister Bear experience a full year of glorious seasons: see a waterfall melt, meet a butterfly, chase an elusive fish, and skate on an icy pond. Children are invited to join the action to help create magical moments. (Geared toward ages 6 and under.)
      Through April 21. Tue. & Thu., 10am & noon; Sun., 2pm. $10 and up.  
      ZACH North, 12129 RR 620 N. #10
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      Walkway of Lights

      More than 2 million lights turn Lakeside Park into a wonderland of the colors and sounds.
      Nov. 16-Jan. 1. Free.
      Marble Falls
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      Yacht Rock Sundays

      Soft rock, delicious cocktails, and leisurely yard games.
      Sundays, 3-7pm. Free with RSVP.  
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      Zumbini Music and Movement Classes

      For kids ages 0-4, the Zumbini® program combines music, dance, and educational tools. 45-minute classes two times a week.
      Wednesdays, 9:30am & Sundays, 3pm. $15 per class.
      N'Caliente Fitness Studio, 2111 Sam Bass Rd. Ste. 100-A, Round Rock
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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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