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  • 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
  • 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
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    It's My Park Day

    Join Austin Parks Foundation for their largest volunteer event of the year, where neighbors, family, and friends gather to help restore Austin's treasured parks. APF has partnered with local coffeeshops, breweries, and restaurants to offer free or discounted rewards after a hard day's work. Find a project near you and sign up online.
    Sat., March 4, 9am-noon. Free.
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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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      10th Annual HESED Event: Where Faith & Justice Meet

      This lecture series is designed to promote awareness and church involvement in the area of social justice, thus enabling hesed, which is Hebrew for "love in action." The Rev. Dr. Stephen Ray is the distinguished keynote lecturer and preacher, who'll start things off on the theme of "Cages," introducing a weekend of discovery, community, activism, and worship.
      Fri.-Sat., March 3-4. Free.
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      Adult Skate Night

      Leave the rugrats at home and enjoy the roller rink with other grownups.
      Tuesdays, 7-11pm; Saturdays, 9pm-midnight  
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      Arena Weapon Arts Beginner Sword Practice

      Learn about steel fencing and stickfighting with historical weapons, using modern sport science.
      Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays & Saturdays
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      ATX Walk Bike Roll Feedback Needed

      The city is seeking feedback on its plans guiding how urban trails, sidewalks, crosswalks, and bike lanes are built.
      Through March 20
      Online
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      Baby Bloomers

      A special program for visitors ages 0-3 and their families, providing caregivers and early learners the chance to experience the children's museum together. Thinkery will host two storytimes and free play that support the social, emotional, and cognitive development of the earliest learners.
      Saturdays, 8-10am  
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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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      Cistern Experiential Tours

      Take a 30-minute tour of the former underground drinking water reservoir built in 1926 and experience the cavern’s calming space and unusual architecture.
      Wed.-Sun., 11am-5pm. $10.
      Houston
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      Concordia Softball

      Vs. East Texas Baptist University.
      March 3-4. Fri., 3pm (doubleheader); Sat., noon  
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      Conscious Breathwork & Sound Healing

      Unlock the power of manifestation and experience transformative healing with the powerful practice of breathwork and sound healing.
      Sat., March 4, 7pm. $30.  
      Willow Gardens Yoga, 302 S. Main St. #103, Buda
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      Creek Show Call for Ideas

      Waterloo Greenway welcomes Austin’s creative community to submit ideas for light-based art installations to be displayed at Creek Show this November, which is always a luminous experience. Designers from a wide variety of disciplines are encouraged to submit ideas. See photos from last year's "Creek Show" here.
      Through March 10. Free.  
      Apply online
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      Dallas Blooms

      The largest floral show in the Southwest features 500,000 spring blooms, plus azaleas and Japanese cherry trees.
      Feb. 25-April 16
      Dallas
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      Doom Metal Goat Yoga

      Jester King partners with Oak + Lotus Yoga for sessions where you can sink into doomy and melodic sounds while being guided through a yoga session surrounded by JK's glorious goat herd. Bring forth the beasts!
      March 4-May 27. Saturdays, 10am. $25.  
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      Dr. Seuss's The Cat in the Hat

      Everyone’s favorite cat comes to mischievous life in ZACH Theatre’s production of the Dr. Seuss classic.
      Feb. 24-April 23. Fri., Feb. 24, 7pm; Sat.-Sun., 2pm  
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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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      Emergency Preparedness Calendar Contest

      The city's Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management will feature student artwork in the 2024 Emergency Preparedness Calendar. Central Texas students in kindergarten through eighth grade are invited to create art to be considered for the calendar, which will be distributed at libraries and available for download online.
      Deadline: March 31. Winners announced in April
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      Farm Yoga at Boggy Creek

      Enjoy a peaceful morning vinyasa on the farm preceded by a quick class with East Austin Succulents and followed by exploring Austin's oldest homestead and shopping fresh local goods, produce, and eggs.
      Saturdays, 8:30am. Free.  
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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.  
      Virtual
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      Flood Safety Contest

      Kids in sixth through 12th grade are invited to create a 30-second PSA about flood safety, with winners to be announced in individual, foreign language, and team categories.
      Deadline: March 31. Winners announced April 7
      Apply online
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      Free Tax Preparation

      Certified volunteers offer free tax prep from AARP Foundation Tax-Aide, with service by appointment and walk-ins welcome at many sites. No age or income level restrictions, and no AARP membership required.
      Through April 18. Free.  
      Various locations
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      Fresh for Less Mobile Markets

      This program from the city of Austin, run by Farmshare Austin, has opened new market locations. There are now six weekly markets around town that sell Texas-grown produce, eggs, honey, and other groceries all at reduced prices. Most major cards are accepted at these markets and if you are a SNAP customer, you can also use your Lone Star card and Double Up Food Bucks. Locations and schedules are subject to change, so check the current info online to find one near you.
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      Geeks Who Drink Trivia

      Weekly trivia games for prizes, covering everything from Hungary to The Hunger Games, science to sports, the Billboard Hot 100 to Better Call Saul.
      Saturdays, 2pm. Free.  
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      Geeks Who Drink Trivia

      Weekly trivia games for prizes, covering everything from Hungary to The Hunger Games, science to sports, the Billboard Hot 100 to Better Call Saul.
      Saturdays, 8pm. Free.  
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      Geeks Who Drink Trivia

      Weekly trivia games for prizes, covering everything from Hungary to The Hunger Games, science to sports, the Billboard Hot 100 to Better Call Saul.
      Saturdays, 7pm. Free.  
      Coffee Shark Espresso & Pints, 7300 RR 2222
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      Grounded Dance Cardio

      Pump up the jams and get moving with a dance fit cardio series blending freestyle, choreography, and toning grooves.
      Saturdays, 10am. Free, but RSVP.  
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      Guerrero Park & Montopolis Bridge Volksmarch

      Explore Guerrero Park, the historic Montopolis Bridge, and the Circle Acres Nature Preserve on this noncompetitive walk with the Colorado River Walkers.
      Sat., March 4, 8-11am. $3.
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      Huston-Tillotson Baseball

      Vs. Louisiana State University Alexandria.
      March 3-4. Fri., 2pm; Sat., noon (doubleheader)  
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      Icehouse Week

      Join a local tradition in San Antonio by dropping by a neighborhood ice house to meet new friends and try a local brew.
      Through March 5
      San Antonio
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      Lightnin' Bar Grand Opening

      Celebrate Elgin's new venue with a crawfish boil, live music, and a vendor market with vintage goods, ceramics, screenprinted tees, art, records, tapes, stained glass, handmade jewelry, and more.
      Sat., March 4, 2-9pm. Free; all ages welcome.  
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      Mujer Lunar Meetup

      Women's collective Mujer Lunar hosts a meetup starting with "Dance Chi," followed by a sound bath, performances, and a plática, ending with an open market with tarot, art, and herbal remedies.
      Sat., Feb. 18 & March 4, 1-3pm. $10 suggested donation.
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      Night Golf

      A nighttime shotgun-style nine-hole round made more fun and challenging with glow-in-the-dark balls.
      Thu.-Sat., 6-9:30pm. $20.  
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      Northern Walnut Creek Trail Community Celebration

      Join the Urban Trails Program for an afternoon of family-friendly festivities celebrating the opening of a new section of the Northern Walnut Creek Trail, including a ribbon-cutting, live music, a food truck, and fun activities on the new 1.3-mile trail.
      Sat., March 4, 11am-1pm  
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      Oyster Fest

      Celebrate the local harvest of the saltwater bivalve mollusks along with parades, music, crafts, and other coastal foods.
      Thu.-Sun, March 2-5
      Fulton
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      Pick Your Own Strawberries and Tulips

      Pick a basket of fresh strawberries or tulips, enjoy the farm animals and games, and don’t forget to try the homemade ice cream.
      Thu.-Tue., through mid-May
      Sweet Berry Farm, Marble Falls
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      Pippi Longstocking

      Kids of all ages will enjoy this play about the scrappy 9-year-old in mismatched stockings and her animal friends.
      Feb. 18-March 12. Sat.-Sun., 11am & 1pm  
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      Pop-Up ATX

      Several city departments will be on hand to provide free services: Austin Public Health brings vaccines; Austin Animal Center will have info and pet ID tags; the HR and Parks departments provide employment services; Soil Kitchen accepts samples for testing; and the library brings the Bookmobile and will renew or issue new library cards.
      Sat., March 4, 10am-2pm
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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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      Saturday Variety Dance

      Get a free mini lesson at 7:30 then practice your moves at the social dance, 8pm.
      First & third Saturdays. $7, members; $10, nonmembers.
      8868 Research #706
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      Sherwood Forest Faire

      Come to be entertained, stay for the food, and return often to browse the artisan market.
      March 4-April 23. Sat.-Sun., 10am-dusk; and Fri., March 17  
      McDade
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      Soil Kitchen for Food Gardeners

      Here's your chance to test your soil to see what nutrients might be lacking and learn if any harmful soils are present. Stop by with samples, which will be tested by certified experts, with results available four to six weeks later.
      Sat., March 4, 10am-2pm. Free.  
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      St. Edward's Baseball

      Vs. Cameron University.
      March 3-5. Fri. & Sun., 1pm; Sat., noon (doubleheader)  
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      Surf by Surf East

      The East Austin Handmade Arts Market returns for its ninth year, with 10 surf-rock (and adjacent) bands from all over Texas, with KOOP deejays spinning surf classics between sets. An array of fine artists and artisans will have their wares available for sales, and the fun is all kid- and pet-friendly.
      Sat., March 4, noon-10pm. Free.
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      Texas Independence Day at Dripping Springs Distilling

      Grab a Texas-themed cocktail and a seat in the oak grove and enjoy live music (1-4pm), Texas Hold 'Em and other casino games (2-5pm), yard games, and Cowboy Camp with Tom Nall.
      Sat., March 4, 11:30am-8pm. Free.  
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      Texas Independence Day Parade

      Bring your Texas pride, a flag to wave, a chair, snacks, and friends.
      Sat., March 4, 9:30-11am  
      Congress Avenue, Cesar Chavez to 11th
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      Texas State Championship 42 Domino Tournament

      They’ll be playing the official domino game of Texas for prizes and bragging rights, and the kitchen will be serving a hometown feast.
      Fri.-Sat., March 3-4
      Hallettsville
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      Texas State Parks Photo Contest

      Capture your adventures at Texas State Parks. Explore a new trail, discover a cool critter, or catch an awesome sunset, then submit your pics or tag them on social media (#TexasStateParks and #TexasParks100) to win parks passes or H-E-B gift cards.
      Deadline: Nov. 27  
      Submit online
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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 Basketball

      Vs. Kansas.
      Sat., March 4, 3pm  
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      UT Softball

      Longhorn Invitational, vs. Princeton, Tennessee State, McNeese, and Louisiana.
      Fri.-Sun., March 3-5  
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      We Are Blood T-Shirt Giveaway

      To kick off the month of March, We Are Blood will give all blood/platelet donors a specially designed T-shirt for supporting local patients.
      March 1-12  
      Any We Are Blood donation center
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      Wimberley Market Days

      The first Saturday of the month means it’s time for one of the oldest and largest outdoor markets in the state with more than 490 dealers, music, and food vendors.
      Sat., March 4
      Wimberley
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      Wimberley Metaphysical & Holistic Fair

      Enjoy a day with wonderful healers, practitioners, and vendors offering a variety of modalities and products for anyone looking for guidance and healing, no matter where you are on your spiritual path.
      Sat., March 4 & June 24, 11am-5pm. Free.  
      Wimberley Community Center, 14068 RR 12, Wimberley
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      Yoga at Republic Square Park

      Welcome the weekend with a balancing and renewing yoga class surrounded by the beautiful views of Downtown. Come early or stay late to explore the SFC market.
      Saturdays, 11am. Free.  
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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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