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    RTX

    Fest presented by the people that started with Red vs. Blue and went on to explode onto the world of online video. Meet your favorite RT personalities and party with like-minded folks all weekend.
    Fri.-Sun., July 5-7. $116, weekend badge; $50, one-day badge.  
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    AISD Town Hall

    A community conversation on how the 2019 Legislative Session will impact Austin Independent School District and the AISD Police Department's plans for next year.
    Sat., July 6, 1:30-3pm
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    An Evening With Edgar Allan Poe

    Actor Derek Berlin channels the writer’s ghost in a one-man show through the dark and twisted world of Poe.
    July 6-27. Fri.-Sun.
    San Antonio
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    Battle of the Badges

    We Are Blood's annual competition between the Austin Police Department, Austin-Travis County EMS, and the Austin Fire Department. Departments battle it out to see who can recruit the most blood donors. Individuals who donate July 1-7 will have the opportunity to vote for one of the departments.
    Mon.-Sun., July 1-7. Free.
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    Big Nude Day

    In celebration of Nude Recreation Week (July 7–14), the Hill Country Nudists encourage folks to experience the "stress-relieving freedom of nude recreation" at this afternoon of sunning and splashin' in the buff. HCN board members will be on-site to answer questions about nude recreation.
    Sat., July 6, noon-5pm. $15 park fee.
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    Brick Fiesta

    Two-day, family-friendly celebration of all things Lego. View hundreds of unique creations on display, learn building tips and tricks, and shop vendors selling current, past, and custom sets and parts.
    Sat.-Sun., July 6-7. $15-35.  
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    Burgers, Blues & Bocce Ball Independence Day Celebration

    The name says it all: burgers hot off the grill, tunes from Jim Halfpenny, plus bocce ball and other games.
    Sat., July 6, noon-3pm. $14.75 per person (wine sold separately).  
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    Cave Concerts

    Descend to the Throne Room for a one-of-kind concert with Terri Hendrix and Lloyd Maines.
    Sat., July 6, 7:30pm
    Boerne
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    FC Austin Elite

    FC Austin Elite is a local women's soccer team designed to give high-level local players and collegiate players the opportunity to train in the off season. They face off against the San Antonio Athenians.
    Sat., July 6, 6pm. $10.  
    16430 Cameron Rd., Pflugerville
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    Formula Sun Grand Prix

    Solar-powered cars from around the world test the limits of their ability to handle curves, brake, and accelerate as they race around COTA.
    Sat., July 6  
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    Free Chicken Keeping Class

    Learn how to create healthy soil and keep food waste out of the landfill. Attend and qualify for a $75 rebate on any new chicken coop or home composting system.
    Sat., July 6, noon  
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    Harvest Grape Stomp

    Taste the wine, pick the grapes, and feel the purple orbs squish between your toes at the scenic winery.
    July 6-Sept. 1. Sat.-Sun.
    Brenham
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    Hatchling Release

    Baby sea turtles are released in batches, with late June and early July being the busiest. The turtles decide when they want to break from their shells and dash into the surf.
    June 1-July 18. Free.  
    Padre Island National Seashore, Corpus Christi
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    Horse Racing in Fredericksburg

    Another summer of racing (and betting, if you're so inclined) at the Gillespie County Fairgrounds kicks off with stakes races, trials, futurities, quarter horses, and thoroughbreds.
    Sat.-Sun., Aug. 10-11, 24-25. $5-10.  
    Fredericksburg
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    July 4th Celebrations at Canyon of the Eagles Resort

    Visit or stay at the 940 acre nature park and resort in the Hill Country to enjoy live music and outdoor activities in celebration of the Fourth.
    Thu.-Sat., July 4-6  
    Canyon of the Eagles, 16942 RR 2341, Burnet
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    July 4th Weekend at the Drive-In

    Blue Starlite's Independence Day celebration kicks off early and keeps the party going through the weekend, with screenings of Independence Day, Back to the Future, The Goonies, and Twister.
    Wed.-Sun., July 3-7  
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    Murder Walk Austin

    This true-crime walking tour takes you on the morbid journey of America's first serial killer, "The Midnight Assassin" (aka "Servant Girl Annihilator"), who terrorized Austin in 1885. The walk covers two miles of historic Austin at a leisurely pace, plus a drink stop at the Driskill Hotel.
    Through Nov. 30. Fridays & Saturdays, 8pm. $40 (ages 13+ only).  
    Departs from intersection of Bowie & W. Sixth
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    Pink Pilates

    Pink Pilates is a postoperative exercise and rehabilitative program for women recovering from breast cancer.
    June 1-Aug. 3. Saturdays, 10-10:40am. Free.  
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    Plant Care 101

    Learn some basics in keeping your plant babies (primarily cactus and succulents) healthy all summer long. Come with questions, or bring that plant that’s been giving you a hard time for ways to get it back on track.
    Sat., July 6, 10:30-11:15am. $5.  
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    Power Dance: A Cardio Dance Fitness Workout

    A high-energy cardio dance fitness class, with a strong focus on core and posture.
    June 1-Aug. 17. Saturdays, 10-11am. $5-25.  
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    Red, White & You: Dancing Through the Decades

    Dust off your vintage duds for a USO-themed big band dance party featuring the Tony Harrison Band, photo ops with antique cars and "cigar girls," and prizes for best dressed. Doors open at 5pm, dance lessons start at 6:15pm, and the party really gets jumping at 7pm.
    Sat., July 6, 7-10pm. $25 ($20, in advance).  
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    Rock’N Riverfest

    Bring the lawn chairs to enjoy the Jet Ski races, barbecue cook-off, children’s games, and car show.
    Sat., July 6. $10.
    Llano
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    SOLA Summer Series in the Park

    Join the coaches of SOLA and your neighbors for a community workout in the park.
    Through Aug. 31. Saturdays, 10am. Free.  
    Little Zilker Park, 2016 Bluebonnet Ln.
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    Star Party at Inks Lake Park

    Austin Astronomical Society invites folks out for a night of stargazing with the help of their telescopes.
    Sat., May 25, 8pm; Sat., July 6, 8pm. Party: free; park entrance fee: $6, ages 13 and older; free, ages 12 and under.  
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    Summer Soccer Viewings at Native

    Native Hostel is kicking off its summer of soccer with viewings of the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup from Fri., June 7, through the last game on Sun., July 7, with special showings for U.S. and Mexico games TBA. Beginning on Fri., June 14, Native will also be showing the 2019 Copa América and the 2019 CONCACAF Gold Cup games. Bonus: Austin FC will be at Native with prizes for select matches, and a portion of the proceeds from drink specials will benefit local youth soccer program Upper Ninety.
    June 7-July 7. Daily; see FB for matches and scheduling. Free.  
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    Tea + Tarot With Oak Moon Tarot

    Danielle of Oak Moon Tarot offers 15 or 30 minute tarot readings to help you "illuminate your emotional landscapes," among other insight.
    Sat., July 6, 3-6pm. $15-25.  
    Lovejay Beauty, 2124 E. 6th #103
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    UFC 239 Watch Party

    Doubleheader with John Jones and Thiago Santos duking it out for the Light Heavyweight title & Amanda Nunes vs. Holly Holm fighting for the Women's Bantamweight title prelims.
    Sat., July 6, 5:30pm-2am. $5.
    The Warehouse Billiard Bar, 509 E. Ben White Blvd.
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    We Are Blood: Alamo Drafthouse Tickets

    Donate some sangre and leave with an Alamo Drafthouse movie pass.
    Through July 31. Free.  
    Any We Are Blood Austin-area donor center or mobile drive
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    Women's World Cup Watch Party

    Jack & Ginger's is broadcasting all of the Women's World Cup matches from Fri., June 7, to Sun., July 7.
    Through July 7. Daily; see FB for matches and scheduling  
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    Women's World Cup Watch Party

    The Eastside gastropub is showing all of the Women's World Cup games with full audio & visual across six indoor TVs, in addition to club soccer matches (Italian, French, Spanish, and English leagues).
    June 7-July 7. Daily; see FB for matches and scheduling. Free.  
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    Women's World Cup Watch Party

    In addition to enjoying drink specials throughout the tournament, fans can email in advance and reserve a spot at the bar to watch the match.
    June 7-July 7. Daily; see FB for matches and scheduling  
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    Workday at Blunn Creek Nature Preserve

    Help the Blunn Creek Partnership with its ecological restoration of the preserve by cutting ligustrum and stacking it in a brush pile for chipping. Wear closed-toe shoes, long pants, and a long sleeved shirt, and bring a water bottle and gloves.
    Sat., July 6, 8:30am-noon. Free.  

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