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for Fri., Feb. 8
  • National Taco Championships: Austin

    Journey through a Taco-Tastic event of epic portions featuring 35+ Taco Makers battling it out for the $10,000 prize fund. Eat your way through $3 tacos around the festival, live music, Lucha Libre wrestling, Hot Chili Pepper Eating contest, Chihuahua Beauty Pageant, Day of the Dead Wedding, a boutique Tequila Expo with 100+ tequilas to sample, VIP experiences, and more!
    Sat. Mar. 30, 11am-6pm  
    Austin American-Statesman
  • HONK!TX 2019 Festival of Community Street Bands

    HONK!TX is a free three-day festival that features over 30 street and brass bands from around the country, performing in public spaces around Austin, Texas. This family-friendly event will take place in Mueller Lake Park, Friday evening March 29th; Adam Hemphill Park all day Saturday, March 30th; and will conclude with a concert in Pan Am Park Sunday afternoon March 31st.
    Mueller Lake Park
  • Music

    Vince Staples, Buddy, PNTHN

    Helping fill the gap left by Childish Gambino’s cancellation, Vince Staples makes up for his weekend-two-only ACL Fest 2018 appearance with a second local performance. Breaking in 2015 on Summertime ’06, the rapper documented the crippling nature of gang culture over eclectic production. A former Crip, the Southern Californian, 25, reps his hometown while yearning for a black successor to Barack Obama in the Oval Office. Compton rapper Buddy (Simmie Sims III) and San Marcos rap collective PNTHN support.
    Fri., Feb. 8, 8pm
  • All Events
    • Film

      Special Screenings

      Alita: Battle Angel: Passport to Iron City

      Explore the setting of Robert Rodriguez's new film, the post-apocalyptic, gritty, refuse-filled Iron City. You'll interact with city residents, earn credits for completing puzzles and challenges, experiment with the technology, and uncover hidden clues. The film opens Feb. 14.
      Jan. 29-March 31. Daily, 2-10pm. $25.
      1901 E. 51st
    • Arts

      Visual Arts

      AARC: Let the Colors Speak

      Rashmi Thakur and Supriya Kharod, both born in India and both proud Austinites now, document their individual journeys through watercolor and acrylic paintings, depicting the colorful traditions, vibrant life, and diverse culture found in the two communities they love.
      Through March 30  
    • Music

    • Music

      Adam Ostrar

      Fri., Feb. 8, 7pm
    • Summer Camp

      Theatre/Dance Camps

      Aerial Creation Camp

      Courses safely teach kids how to take to the air and dance using harnesses, silks, and more. Courses culminate with a show for parents and friends. Ages 8-14.
      June 3-14 & July 8-19. $250 per week.
      Blue Lapis Light, 10331 Old Manchaca Rd
    • Summer Camp

      Instructional Camps

      AFF Film Camp

      The Austin Film Festival's summer camp season has classes for the aspiring screenwriter, filmmaker, or animator. Kids receive hands-on instruction from industry professionals. Ages 9-18.
      June 3-July 26. $195-390.
    • Music

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