Arrrrgh, mateys, here's a weekend of festivities for a good cause. Join in the Captain's Cruise on Friday night; dance along to trop rock at the Walk the Plank Pool Party on Saturday; and top off the evening with the Pirate's Ball! Proceeds support B.I.G. Love Cancer Care.
Fri.-Sat., Aug. 17-18. $45 for the captain's castaway cruise, $75 for the pirate's ball.
The Austin Animal Center needs foster parents for its summer camp program to give dogs a break from the shelter life. You don't have to have foster experience, but they do ask that you sign on for two weeks.
Pickup is open Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays, 11am-7pm. Free.