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  • Roots & Wings Festival 2019

    Celebrate trees, butterflies, and all creatures, plus at Pop-Up Events across the city. The Roots & Wings Festival is Austin's largest (and only) combined celebration of Arbor Day and Monarch Appreciation Day. Fun for all ages, including a butterfly tent, tree climb, and more! Full details available online.
    Sat. Oct. 26, 10am-3pm  
    Zilker Botanical Garden
  • Austin Performing and Visual Arts College Fair

    Free and open to the public, Performing and Visual Arts Fairs (PVAs) connect students with colleges and universities offering majors in music, theater, art, dance, and other related disciplines.
    Sun. Oct. 20, 1pm-3pm  
    St. Edward's University
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    House of Torment

    Step into your worst nightmare at this fright farm in North Austin. Known for its high production values and immersive scare tactics, this is one up from watching horror movies all month. New this year are outdoor horror screenings for those who enjoy their spine tingling in fear.
    Oct. 3-6, 9-31; Nov. 1-2. $20+.  
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    Sacred Springs Powwow

    Native drums, dancers, music, food, arts & crafts, performances, lectures, film screenings, and more are featured at the largest two-day Native American cultural celebration in Texas.
    Sat.-Sun., Oct. 19-20. One-day pass, $7-8; weekend pass, $12.50; ages 12 & under, free.  
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    AIA Austin Homes Tour

    Tour 12 homes that showcase collaboration between homeowner and architect in the overall design and creative use of materials.
    Sat.-Sun., Oct. 19-20, 10am-6pm. $45-75.  
    Various locations
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    Cars & Coffee Austin

    Fam- and dog-friendly event where attendees can enjoy coffee and concessions while browsing cool cars. Portion of proceeds benefit Friends of Austin Animal Shelter.
    Sun., Oct. 20, 8am. Free to attend; $5 to enter car show.  
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    Civic Events

    Day of Action: Get Out the Vote

    Join the Blue Action Dems for a weekend effort to reach Democratic voters in the Travis County area regarding the Nov. 5 election. Location at sign up.
    Oct. 19-20. Sat., 9:30am-12:30pm; Sun., 1-4pm  
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    Passport to the World

    Austin Sister Cities International hosts an afternoon of exploring Austin's rich international community through live performances, interactive games & crafts, food vendors, international snacks, speakers, and so much more!
    Sun., Oct. 20, 1-4pm. Free.  
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    Full Moon Yoga

    Charles MacInerney teaches classes all over town but also offers private instruction and hosts retreats. Once a month for 18 years, he has also hosted Full Moon Yoga – a free outdoor yoga class. Go online for location and time details.

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