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    A Midsummer Night's Dream

    Inspired Minds presents the beguiling Shakespeare comedy.
    May 19-21 & 26-28. $12.  
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    A Taste of the Arboretum

    Get free samples and discounts at the Arboretum's many vendors, enjoy live music, join a raffle, and bring items for the Central Texas Food Bank.
    Sat., May 20, 5-7pm. 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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    APH Vaccination Event

    Get free vaccines at the Mexican Consulate Friday (10am-1pm) or on Saturday at the Austin Deaf Club (11am-1pm) or Burnet Middle School (10am-1pm). No proof of citizenship or insurance required.
    Fri.-Sat., May 19-20  
    Mexican Consulate, 5202 E. Ben White #150; Austin Deaf Club, 8818 Cullen; Burnet Middle School, 8401 Hathaway
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    Black Makers Market

    Vibe to some great music while supporting some of the finest Black vendors in ATX at this celebration of Black creatives, music, food, and culture.
    Sat., May 20, noon-4pm  
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    Blue Genie Art Bazaar's May Market

    We always shop Blue Genie Art Bazaar during the winter holiday season, but we don't have to wait seven more months! At this spring market, see the work of more than 100 regional artisans and craftspeople and pick up gifts for Mother's or Father's Day, graduation, weddings, or any other spring/summer occasion. Raffles, samples, and demos will be offered throughout the show.
    Through May 29. Fri.-Sun. (and Memorial Day), 10am-8pm. Free.
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    Blue Star Museums

    The Bullock Museum is part of a collaboration of the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and museums across America, which means active duty military members and their families get free exhibit admission all summer, from Armed Forces Day to Labor Day.
    May 20-Sept. 4  
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    City-Wide Vintage Sale

    Find tons of treasures among the vintage clothing, antiques, collectibles, and more.
    Aug. 12-13; Sept. 16-17; Nov. 25-26. Sat., 10am-5pm; Sun., 11am-5pm. Early shop: Sat., 8:30-10am. $9; children under 12, free. $12 for early bird (Saturday).  
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    Donate Blood, Get Free Queso

    We Are Blood partners with Kerbey Lane to reward blood donors with a free queso voucher.
    May 15-31. Free.  
    We Are Blood donor centers and mobile drives
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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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    Fix-it-Clinic

    Bring broken household items and learn how to fix them from skilled coaches, whether you've got a busted blender or torn T-shirt. Register before it fills up!
    Sat., May 20, 11am-2pm. Free.  
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    Free Meditation Classes

    Get a brief intro and experience Sahaja Yoga, a method of meditation that takes you beyond mental, emotional, and physical activity and allows you to experience the true self which lies within.
    Tuesdays, 7:15pm; Saturdays, 10:30am. Free.
    Sahaja Yoga Meditation Center, 8711 Burnet Rd. Suite A-12
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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

    The masters of minutiae present trivia games for prizes, covering everything from Hungary to The Hunger Games, science to sports, the Billboard Hot 100 to Better Call Saul. Find them at watering holes all over town each week.
    Ongoing
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    Guided Hike With Park Rangers

    Explore Mayfield Park and Preserve like never before with lovely and knowledgeable Park Rangers, who will interpret some of the natural features of this pristine preserve and how to visit responsibly using the seven principles of Leave No Trace. The hike will end at the gardens, where you're guaranteed to hear and see peahens and peacocks!
    Sat., May 20, 9-10am  
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    Have You Eaten Yet?

    At this lively and informative event about communication in AAPI families, Vyasar Ganesan leads an intergenerational panel to be followed by workshops led by mental health professionals, which is all capped off with a resource fair and delish free lunch from Tso Chinese Delivery.
    Sat., May 20, 10am-1pm
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    Kinda Tropical Vintage Market

    Eat, drink, vibe, and shop local vendors.
    Sat., May 20, noon-6pm. Free.  
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    Kyle Fair: A Tex-Travaganza

    They call this family-friendly fest "finer than frog hair," and it includes carnival rides and games, a great live music lineup, ribs and 'rita competitions, crafts and food vendors, fireworks, and of course, the annual world record attempt to gather the most folks named Kyle.
    May 19-21  
    Lake Kyle Park, 700 Lehman Rd., Kyle
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    Make a Mini Living Wall Class

    Enjoy the gorgeous garden and create your own living wall in a fun, hands-on class, then get a discount at the boutique and nursery.
    Sat., May 20, 1:30pm. $85.  
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    Pioneer Ghost Tour

    Explore one of the most haunted sites around at the historic farm with Austin Ghost Tours. If you're a fan of history and haunts, this one's for you!
    Third Saturdays, 7pm  
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    SFC Farmers' Market: 20th Anniversary

    In addition to the weekly farmers' market, enjoy live music, crafts, chef demonstrations, and a birthday bash that's been two decades in the making – all free, family-friendly, and in support of the Sustainable Food Center.
    Through May 27. Saturdays, 9am-1pm  
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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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    The Margarita & Food Truck Fest

    Enjoy live music and a multitude of margaritas along with a variety of tasty food truck options.
    Sat., May 20, 11am-7pm. $15+.
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    World Dracula Day

    Dracula fans, grab your paprika chicken becuz its time to celebrate the 125 anniversary of this vampire Vladdy. Enjoy the dark delights of DJs, side show performers doing classic acts like the bed of nails, contortion, and sword swallowing, drag, and blood wrestling.
    Sat., May 20, 5-10pm
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    Yesterfest: Celebrating the Pioneer Spirit

    May is National Historic Preservation Month, and Yesterfest, a uniquely Bastrop event with over 27 years of history, will again draw tourists and local residents to historic Downtown Bastrop following a more than 5-year hiatus. The event highlights Bastrop’s diverse history for visitors through historical reenactors, pioneer-skilled demonstrators, vendors, speakers, storytellers, and music.
    Sat., May 20, 10am-4pm. Free.
    Bastrop Museum & Visitor Center, 904 Main St., Bastrop

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