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  • Dripping Springs Fair and Rodeo

    Come join everyone at Dripping Springs Fair and Rodeo over Memorial Day Weekend! Joining in for the fun is special musical guests Jake Hooker and the Outsiders. It will be an exciting show with fun shopping and delicious food. Complete details and tickets sales are available online.
    May 28-29  
    Dripping Springs Ranch Park Event Center
  • THAT Conference

    Join the first annual THAT Conference- Texas, a four-day summer camp for developers passionate about learning all things mobile, web, cloud, and technology. The full session line up is available on our website.
    May 23-26  
    Kalahari Resort and Waterpark
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    "Les Diners de Gala" by Salvador Dalí

    The Spanish surrealist painter illustrated the cookbook Gala’s Dinners in 1973 that included 136 recipes by French chefs. This traveling exhibit features 12 lithographs that were released in conjunction with the book and are some of his most unique experimental prints.
    Jan. 15-March 27. Free.  
    Noël Art Museum, San Angelo
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    Art Crowd After-Hours Access to “Calder-Picasso”

    Grab this opportunity to see the works by Alexander Calder and Pablo Picasso – two of the foremost figures in 20th-century art – before it closes on Jan. 30.
    Fri., Jan. 28, 6:30-8:30pm. $35, nonmembers.  
    Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
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    Sports

    Austin Ice Bats

    Vs. Louisiana Drillers.
    Fri.-Sat., Jan. 28-29, 7:30pm; Sun., Jan. 30, 5pm  
    Chaparral Ice, 1717 Scottsdale Dr., Cedar Park
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    Every Dog Is Lovable

    Local pet photogs Dog Days host a campaign to raise funds for nonprofit Hound Rescue, wherein pet parents submit a pic and story of their doggos, and the public votes for their faves. Qualifying dogs get a professional photo shoot and are featured in an upcoming coffeetable book, and prizes are given out biweekly to dogs with the most points.
    Voting open through March 19. $10 donation to enter, $1 per vote.  
    Online
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    Out of Town

    Grand Prairie Lunar New Year

    Get a jump on the Year of the Tiger with live performances, vendors, and fireworks to wrap up the final weekend.
    Festival: Fri.-Sun., Jan. 28-30. Lion dance & fireworks: Sat.-Sun., Feb. 5-6. Free.  
    Grand Prairie
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    Grant Program for Music Industry

    The city of Austin Economic Development Department is now accepting applications for the Austin Music Disaster Relief Grant. The fund provides one-time, unrestricted $2,000 grants to local professional musicians, independent promoters, music composers, and music industry workers facing hardships due to the economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.
    Applications due Jan. 28, 5pm  
    Apply online
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    Knit & Crochet Group

    This knitting circle is open to knitters and crocheters, whether you’re just picking up yarn and needles for the first time or have been knitting for years.
    Fridays, 2-4pm  
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    Out of Town

    No Stone Unturned: A Lifetime of Archaeology

    Ben McReynolds has donated his extensive and unique collection to the museum. It will be on view for a year along with the permanent collection that includes artifacts from La Belle, the French ship discovered in Matagorda Bay; the story of ranching on the coast; and more than 13,000 years of Texas history.
    April 23, 2021-April 30, 2022. Tue.-Sat. 10am-4pm  
    Museum of the Coastal Bend, Victoria
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    Over the Lege Live! Podcast

    The one and (maybe) only political satire show based on the Texas Lege generally airs every other Friday, with some exceptions due to the holidays. Tune in to learn and laugh.
    Fridays, 7:30pm. Free.  
    Virtual
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    Pioneer Farms Skills Classes

    Have you wanted to learn about blacksmithing, archery, candlemaking, or knitting? The historic Pioneer Farms offers courses in all these and more. Check the calendar and sign up today to learn a fun new skill.
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    Civic Events

    Project Connect Virtual Open House

    The virtual open house is designed to welcome a new round of feedback on Austin's high-capacity transit plan.
    Online
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    Small Business Financing Workshop

    U.S. Small Business Administration lender Sue Malone shares current trends in accessing capital for small business owners, as well as the step-by-step process on how to apply for unsecured working capital loans.
    Fri., Jan. 28, 9am-noon. Free (registration required).  
    Online
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    Spicewood Blues Connection

    Family- and pet-friendly, outdoors, and free! Grab dinner and a drink and enjoy live blues.
    Thursdays, Dec. 23 & 30; Fridays, Jan. 7-28, 6-9pm. Free.  
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    Texas Citrus Fiesta

    In its 90th year, the festival celebrates the winter harvest with a parade, carnival, local music, and lots of oranges and grapefruit.
    Fri.-Sat., Jan. 28-29  
    Mission
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    Tour the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

    Visit the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston’s online exhibitions or take a virtual tour of Renzi, Bayou Bend, or the museum.
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    Trivia With Get It Gals

    "Best of Austin" winners Get It Gals are back with tons of trivia nights planned for y'all, with several based on TV programs you may have binged over the last year for some reason. Stay tuned on their socials because they are all over the place.
    Various locations
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    Truluck's Dine-In Special

    This posh seafood house's special Valentine's Menu includes Maine lobster ravioli made with a butter poached tail, handmade lobster ravioli, artichokes, mushrooms, and spinach with smoked pecorino cream and tomato confit. If you really wanna splurge, citizen, add on a thick slice of strawberry chococlate cake for dessert.
    Feb. 11-14. $89.
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    Sports

    University of Texas Women's Tennis

    Vs. Florida Atlantic. Fri., Jan. 28, 11am. Vs. SMU or Rice. Sat., Jan. 29, 2pm  
    Texas Tennis Center, 2100 Comal
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    Kids

    Virtual Book Clubs

    With Austin being in Stage 5 of the COVID-19 guidelines, it's a great time to hit the books and connect online. Austin Public Library has a variety of virtual book clubs and storytimes covering all ages and interests, and a library card provides access to electronic and hard copies of all kinds of materials.
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    Sports

    Virtual Fitness Classes

    Stronger Austin has a full slate of free virtual classes all week long, from cardio & strength to Zumba, so you can always fit some fitness in your schedule.
    Ongoing. Free.  
    Online
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    Virtual Livestreamed Workouts

    Check the schedule for a huge selection of livestreamed workouts and ballet classes taught by Ballet Austin instructors.
    Ongoing. Up to $12.50 per class.  
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    Voter Registration for March Primary

    If you plan on voting in the March 1 primary, be sure you're registered by the deadline. Check your status online or call 512/463-5650.
    Deadline: Jan. 31  
    Online
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    Yin Integrations

    Incorporates affirmations, meditation, sound therapy, and energy healing for the purpose of integration.
    Fridays, 10am. $22.  
Ongoing

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