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for Fri., Dec. 8
  • Graham Reynolds Ruins the Holidays

    Don't miss composer and bandleader Graham Reynolds as he burns down the house with his raucous, minor key versions of your holiday favorites along with several special guests! Tickets on sale now.
    Dec. 8-9  
    Rollins Studio Theatre at the Long Center
  • KUT/KUTX & Downtown Austin Alliance Present the Sing-Along & Holiday Stroll

    Join KUT, KUTX & the Downtown Austin Alliance for their 29th Annual Tree Lighting, Sing-Along and Stroll. Let’s ring in the holidays together. This free family-friendly event is on Congress Avenue between 9th and 11th streets and features artisan vendors, food trucks, photos with Santa and more. The Holiday Stroll is the perfect way to kick of your holiday season!
    Sat. Dec. 2, 5pm-9pm  
    Downtown Austin
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    59th Annual Austin Trail of Lights Grand Opening

    The beloved and long-running tradition continues, offering a jubilant display with millions of lights and dozens of lit trees and displays. Plus free photos with Santa, food truck options, and more.
    Fri., Dec. 8, 6-10pm. Free; VIP ticketed options available.  
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    Accelerated Introduction to AI

    Want to understand the fundamentals of AI, what it can and cannot (yet) do, when to use different AI techniques, and for what kinds of use cases? If so, join Austin Forum for an informative seminar to get up to speed.
    Fri., Dec. 8, 9am-noon. Free.
    Capital Factory Willie Room, 701 Brazos
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    Affordable Care Act Help

    Now's the time to sign up for Affordable Care Act health coverage! Open enrollment runs through Jan. 15, 2024, but if you want coverage starting Jan. 1, you must enroll by Dec. 15. The city has gathered a ton of helpful resources to help you sort out options; go online to learn more or call 800/318-2596.
    Through Jan. 15, 2024  
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    Fri., Dec. 8, 9pm
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    Artworks Gallery: The Mini Show!

    Here's a group show of smaller-sized local works that are priced for stocking-stuffer shopping, ready to bring the gift of local creative goodness to your most art-loving friends.
    Opening reception: Sat., Dec. 2, 2-5pm

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