Palmer Events Center
900 Barton Springs Rd.
Hours: office hrs m-f 8-5
If and when this site is converted to a fine arts space for the swells, where will we proles go for events like the Austin Record Convention, lowrider shows, debutante balls, and the SAMI Arts & Crafts Show? Sure, this multipurpose facility is dated, but we have a feeling that like an ornery but kindhearted old uncle, once it's gone we'll miss it a lot. (See related story in "Politics.")
One of Texas’ largest science fairs, this is where the future begins. Last year, seven local students advanced to the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair. Volunteers are needed for judging and running registration. Wed.-Sat., Feb. 20-23.
Rhinestone Cowgirls vs. Holy Rollers. Sun., Feb. 24, 7pm. $20; kids 12 and under, free.