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    Nightlife & Parties

    CLAWstin 9

    Get ready for the smackdown. The local league of the national Collective of Lady Arm Wrestlers is about to rumble for a good cause – all proceeds go to the SEED Learning Community of Austin. It's gonna be a fierce fight to the finish so grab yer popcorn and kombucha cocktails for the match of 2018.
    Thu., Oct. 18, 8-11pm  
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    • Film

      Special Screenings

      "Flight of the Butterflies" (2012)

      The life cycle of a monarch butterfly and its long-distance migration from Canada to Central Mexico is captured in this 3-D nature documentary that also focuses on the decades of fieldwork conducted by Canadian scientist Fred Urquhart.
      Thu., Oct. 18, 12:00  
    • Arts

      Visual Arts

      AARC: Storied and Pop Japan

      Two new art shows at the Asian American Resource Center. First, there's STORIED, in which Katherine Leung reflects the Tuvan culture in her Faces of Central Texas series, incorporating the folklore of golden light gods; and JU Salvant draws upon the personal history of a young girl’s journey from Vietnam to America for the visual story, Red Sky in the Morning. And then there's POP JAPAN, curated by Guzu Gallery's own Vincent X. Torres, presenting an array of notable characters from Japanese television, film, anime, and manga.
    • Music

      Aaron Moore

      Thu., Oct. 18, 6pm
    • Qmmunity

      Community

      ACC Round Rock Spirit Day

      Show yer Pride and support for queer youth by donning purple and joining with the LGBT eQuity Committee to learn about local resources and take advantage of the free on-site HIV and STI testing.
      Thu., Oct. 18, 11am-2pm  
      Austin Community College Round Rock, 4400 College Park
    • Arts

      Comedy

      Ali Siddiq

      Siddiq began his stand-up career while in prison and has been captivating audiences ever since. With a win in Comedy Central’s Up Next Competition and a slew of album releases, he's a force of laughter to be reckoned with.
      Oct. 17-20. Wed.-Thu., 8pm; Fri.-Sat., 7:30 & 10pm. $12-23.  
    • Music

    • Film

      Special Screenings

      Amazon Adventure (2017)

      Laser IMAX 3D: Track the 11-year journey of 1850s explorer Henry Bates.
      Thu., Oct. 18, 10:00am  
    • Film

      Special Screenings

      An American Werewolf in London (1981)

      For its time, this movie was a radical melange of genuine horror and self-aware comic touches, not to mention the fabulous Rick Baker special effects.
      Thu., Oct. 18, 7:00  
    • Music

      Anthony Garcia

      Thu., Oct. 18, 6pm
    • Music

    • Arts

      Dance

      Austin Dance Festival: Call for Artists

      The Austin Dance Festival is a modern dance festival (coming in April 2019) that produces professional showcases, a youth concert, master classes, artist interviews, pop-up community dances, and a dance-on-film screening. Artists working in the fields of modern dance, postmodern dance, and contemporary dance are invited to apply for the professional showcases. Youth companies may apply for the Youth Edition Concert. The festival is also accepting submissions to “Dance on Film.” See the website for guidelines and applications.
    • Arts

      Dance

      Austin Swing Syndicate: Social Dancing

      You know that the Syndicate holds one of the longest running and best-attended weekly swing dances in the country, right? Make note! There's an absolute beginner lesson which starts at 8pm, then social dancing to live music or DJs from 9pm until midnight. All ages are welcome.
      Thursdays, 8pm. $7.
    • Community

      Out of Town

      Ayomi Yoshida Exhibition

      The Japanese artist makes her Texas debut with a large-scale multimedia exhibition that evokes a pool with flowers falling into it that complements the center’s water garden.
      Tue.-Sun., through Jan. 13. Free.
      Asia Society Texas Center, Houston
    • Community

      Out of Town

      “Titanic: The Artifact Exhibit”

      Seventy years after the luxury liner sank in the Atlantic more than 150 items from the wreck were brought up from the ocean floor and brought together for this fascinating show. Timed tickets are required.
      June 2-Jan. 5
      Mayborn Museum, Waco
    • Community

      Sports

      Back to the Bar Brew Run

      CrossFit 2024 will guide you through a fitness class tailored to you. Stick around after for a drink on the house.
      Thu., Dec. 20, 6pm  

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