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  • The Amazing Acro-Cats: Keep It Weird in Austin!

    The Acro-Cats tour supports Rock Cats Rescue, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Rock Cats Rescue is focused on saving cats "One Click at a Time" through cat welfare, rescue, and adoption. The Acro-Cats show promotes the importance of bonding and training cats with positive reinforcement, while also finding homes for rescued cats.
    Apr. 24-May 5  
    Long Center for the Performing Arts
  • Earth Day Jubilee with The Trail Conservancy

    Join The Trail Conservancy on the Butler Hike and Bike Trail for the 2nd Annual Earth Day Jubilee celebration! Enjoy live music by Mr. Will, Motenko, and Brother Thunder, eco-friendly activities, a market by Austin Flea, and fun for the whole family.
    Sat. Apr. 20, 10am-2pm  
    Butler Park
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    Star of Texas Tattoo Art Revival

    It's a full weekend of contests, exhibitors, and more with artists from around the world at the 20th annual expo, plus afterparties Friday at Copperhead Club (2120 E. Riverside), Saturday at Mohawk (912 Red River) and Sunday at Come & Take It Live (2015 E. Riverside). On Thu., Jan. 26, preview events include an artist meet & greet at Jackalope (404 E. Sixth) and the celebration of life for Shanghai Kate Hellenbrand and benefit for Tattoo Heritage Project at Mohawk.
    Jan. 27-29. Fri., noon-10pm; Sat., 11am-9pm; Sun., noon-7pm  
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    Wedding Capital of Texas Winter Showcase

    Locals planning a wedding will enjoy this twist on a traditional bridal extravaganza. Local vendors will be available to discuss your upcoming nuptials (10am-2pm) and Dripping Springs' gorgeous local venues, lodging properties, and more will be open for tours (noon-4pm). Plus, couples who RSVP will be entered in a drawing to win all kinds of giveaways to use for the big day.
    Sun., Jan. 29, 10am-4pm. Free, but RSVP requested.  
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    "Tangible/Nothing"

    In the first reinstallation of the collection galleries since it opened in 2019, Ruby City will present an exhibit of artwork from the Linda Pace collection by national and international artists.
    Through July 30, 2023  
    Ruby City, San Antonio
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    "Texas Governors and Their Times, 1846-1946"

    This exhibit showcases materials from the State Archives documenting the official work and daily business of the state’s chief executive spanning 100 years. Can't visit in person? It's available to explore online.
    Sept. 19, 2022-May 15, 2023. Free.
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    Austin Ice Bats

    Vs. Atlanta Capitals.
    Jan. 27-29. Fri.-Sat., 7pm; Sun., 4:45pm  
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    Barton Creek Farmers Market

    A great selection of local farmers bringing fabulous pastured meats, eggs, dairy, vegetables, and fruits, plus prepared-food vendors, artisans, bakers, and of course, live music.
    Sundays, 9am-1pm. Free.  
    4805 Hwy. 290 W., Sunset Valley (Kohl's parking lot)
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    Canyon Lake Gorge Guided Tours

    Hike the 1.25-mile gorge cut when in 2002, floodwater flowed over the spillway exposing 110-million-year-old limestone and dinosaur footprints.
    Thu.-Sun., Jan. 26-29. $15-20.
    Canyon Lake
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    Cinderella

    This enchanting musical fairy tale will put a spell on audiences of all ages. In partnership with Deaf Austin Theatre and performed simultaneously in English and American Sign Language, Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella showcases favorite tunes and plenty of stage magic.
    Through March 5  
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    Community Hours at Thinkery

    Thinkery provides admission by donation as part of its Open Door Initiative, created to give every child a chance to explore STEAM concepts and develop a lifelong love of learning, regardless of means.
    Sundays, 3-5pm; Tuesdays, 3-7pm  
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    Donate Blood, Get a Free Sub

    We Are Blood partners with ThunderCloud Subs to reward blood donors with a free small sub. Do some good in exchange for an Office Favorite, Texas Tuna, Veggie Delite, or whatever strikes your fancy.
    Jan. 16-31  
    We Are Blood donor centers
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    Drawing & Painting Classes for Kids

    Calling all mini Monets! Registration is now open for afterschool and weekend art classes with professional artist and educator Amanda Jones, teaching students ages 8-18. Professional illustrator Carly Dennis also offers a special weekly class for younger artists.
    Ongoing. $122.50-160 monthly.  
    607 W. St Johns #10
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    Drop In & Create

    After checking out the current exhibition, jump into a hands-on art experience inspired by the exhibit, with all materials provided.
    Sun., Jan. 29, 1-3pm  
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    Dungeons & Dragons Night

    Pinballz offers themed rooms, tavern music, an interactive drink menu, and more to help immerse you in the campaign experience.
    Sundays, 6pm-close  
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    Eastside Pop Up Market

    Eastside Pop Up gets all yer fave local artisans, makers, and vintage collectors in one place for a shoppin' supreme.
    Sun., Feb. 5, noon-4pm (rescheduled from Jan. 29)
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    Field of Light Hosting Silent Disco

    Listen to curated playlists as you peruse the stunning display of 28,000 lights at the wildflower center. While supplies last, 100 complimentary headsets will be available.
    Through March 31. Fri.-Sun., 6-8:30pm. $41 and up.
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    Fitness Classes With Stronger Austin

    Stronger Austin offers a variety of virtual fitness classes from chair yoga to kickboxing to Zumba, with something bound to fit in everyone's schedule. All you need to do is register and RSVP online!
    January to May. Free.  
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    Fortlandia

    The Wildflower Center's annual exhibition of explorable secret hideouts designed by local artists will transport you to imaginary worlds and spark an appreciation for art and nature.
    Through Jan. 29
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    Governor's Community Achievement Awards

    The GCAA program has recognized outstanding communities since 1969, with the Texas Department of Transportation providing landscaping award funding since 1985. This year, ten winning communities will share $2 million in landscaping awards from TxDOT, with the amount based on population size. The funds are used for landscaping projects along state rights of way. Applications are now being accepted.
    Through Feb. 16. Free.
    Statewide
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    Ground Zero 360 Remembrance Exhibit

    More than 70 artists, painters, and sculptors contributed to this powerful exhibit remembering the terrorist attack on 9/11 including photographs taken from the streets of New York City.
    Sept. 12, 2022-Jan. 31, 2023
    Houston
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    Grounded Yoga

    Start your Sunday with a restoration of body, mind, and soul. Mats, towels, and water provided.
    Sundays, 10am. Free, but RSVP.  
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    Hack Your Metabolism Workshop

    Health coach Sonya Latinovic will teach you how to calculate your total daily energy expenditure and understand your metabolism, which is different for everyone.
    Sun., Jan. 29, 10-11:30am. $35.  
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    ILEA Day of Education

    This conference for event industry professionals starts Sunday evening with keynote speaker Gay Gaddis and a welcome party. Monday features a full day of educational adventures followed by a free happy hour.
    Jan. 29-30. Sun., 6-9pm; Mon., 8am-5pm. $200.  
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    Kerrville Renaissance Festival

    Enjoy the last weekend of this year’s festival of food, shows, shopping, and family fun.
    Sat.-Sun., Feb. 4-5. $9.95-16.95.
    Kerrville
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    Other People: A Dating Experience/Comedy Show

    Put your name in a bucket to go on a blind date in front of a live audience, then get dating advice from comedians who have no business giving out advice!
    Sundays, 6pm. $10.  
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    Passport: Our Lady’s Maronite Catholic Church

    The Interfaith Action of Central Texas Passport Program gives participants the opportunity to travel to the houses of worship and various community celebrations of many different faith traditions. Join iACT for a visit to Our Lady’s Maronite Catholic Church.
    Sun., Jan. 29, 9:15am. Free.  
    Our Lady’s Maronite Catholic Church, 1320 E. 51st
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    Port Aransas Restaurant Week

    More than a dozen local restaurants are participating in 10 days of special prix fixe menus to give visitors a chance to sample the coastal cuisine for lunch and dinner.
    Fri.-Sun., Jan. 20-29
    Port Aransas
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    Puzzle Relays

    Groups of two will compete in three rounds of quick puzzling challenges, and the winners take all the fame and glory of being the greatest puzzler of all time, along with some sweet Blue Owl prizes.
    Sun., Jan. 29, 3-5pm. Free to play.  
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    Quanah Parker Exhibit: One Man, Two Worlds

    Using 46 rare photographs, this exhibit tells the story of Cynthia Ann and Quanah Parker as the mother and son made their way through a changing world.
    Jan. 14-April 15
    Temple
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    The Creek Open Mic

    See comedians try out their newest material, and if you'd like to sign up, send your full name to creekandcaveopenmic@gmail.com.
    Sundays, 8pm. Free with RSVP; $5 at the door.  
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    Trout Fishing on the Guadalupe River

    Camp Huaco Springs on the Guadalupe River is open to anglers wishing to try their luck catching their daily bag limit of 5 of the more than 20,000 rainbow trout stocked by Texas Parks and Wildlife Department through late February. Anglers 17 years old and older will need a valid state fishing license.
    Through March 4  
    New Braunfels
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    UT Men's Tennis

    Vs. Cal Saturday and Arizona or FAU Sunday.
    Jan. 28-29. Sat., 11am; Sun., noon  
    Texas Tennis Center, 2100 Comal
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    WIC Mobile Unit

    Resources and info about Austin Public Health’s Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) supplemental nutrition program for qualifying pregnant women, new mothers, and young children.
    Check online for current schedule. Free.  
    Various locations

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