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  • 32nd Annual Old Settler's Music Festival

    Jason Isbell & the 400 Unit (acoustic) and Brandi Carlile headline Old Settler’s Music Festival. Bring the whole family to enjoy camping, jamming, youth activities, workshops, craft beer, gourmet food, and an art fair. Over 30 bands with Del McCoury, Shinyribs, Hayes Carll, Wild Child, Galactic, & more.
    Apr. 11-14  
    Tilmon, TX
  • A Jam for George!

    Celebrate the music of George Harrison on what would have been his 76th birthday. Featuring live performances by Acey Monaro and Ben Burdick of GO FEVER, Cara Tillman of Moving Panoramas, Paul Banks of P.T. Banks, Austin Lancaster of Blackboot Family Band, T.J. Masters of GUMA, Sam Rives of Jean Wranglers and a full band set from Burgess Meredith! Refreshments provided by Hops & Grain Brewery.
    Sun. Feb. 24, 2pm-6pm
    BLK Vinyl
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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 is an on-site tavern in case you need some liquid courage in order to face the ghoulies.
    Through Nov. 10. $20 and up.  
  • Arts


    Leni Zumas: Red Clocks

    The Portland-based novelist presents her newest book, set in an America in which abortion is once again illegal, in-vitro fertilization is banned, and the Personhood Amendment grants rights of life, liberty, and property to every embryo. Note: This is another reason why you need to vote, OK?
    Mon., Oct. 15, 7pm. Free.  
    Joynes Reading Room, 2501 Whitis
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    Marion Winik: The Baltimore Book of the Dead

    The acclaimed author presents the sequel to her Glen Rock Book of the Dead, a new collection of portraits of the dead, their compressed narratives "weaving an unusual, richly populated memoir."
    Mon., Oct. 15, 7pm
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    Say what? Say, it's "An Evening of Site Specific Metamorphic Puppetry," a series of object-puppetry vignettes, from that talented Shaun Branigan of Esther's Follies fame. Also performing are Taylor Love, Jennifer Monsees, and Ted Meredith. OK, but … what's he building in there? We don't even know where this intriguing entertainment is gonna be, folks – you have to email the man himself for reservations and directions.
    Sun.-Mon., Oct. 14-15, 8pm. Donations accepted.  
  • Music

    TC Superstar, Post Modern Girls, Bliss Spiller

    Indie dance pop, literally.
    Mon., Oct. 15, 9pm
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    Civic Events

    Walker Lukens' Election Confession

    Four nights of candidate confessionals with musician Walker Lukens. Mon., Oct. 15, features Chari Kelly at noon, and Julie Oliver at 6pm. Tue., Oct. 16, features Joi Chevalier at noon, and Sheryl Cole at 6pm. Wed., Oct. 17, features Judge Gisela Triana at noon, and Vikki Goodwin at 6pm. Thursday guests TBA.
    Mon.-Thu., Oct. 15-18; noon & 6pm  
  • Arts


    Your Mother's Copy of the Kama Sutra

    Now this is the regional premiere from that excellent playwright and theatrical badass Kirk Lynn, about "what it means to see and be seen, to love and be loved, to know and be known. And sex, too." Directed by Alexandra Bassiakou Shaw for your slightly foxed friends at Present Company.
    Through Oct. 15. Thu.-Sun., 8pm. Extra shows: Mon., Oct. 8 & 15, 8pm. Donations accepted.  
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