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December 2019

We Are Blood Hosting Alamo Drafthouse Movie Pass Giveaway at Mall Drives

December 5
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An event every day that begins at 2:00 am, repeating until December 29, 2019

Lakeline Mall, 11200 Lakeline Mall Dr
Cedar Park, 78613
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Attention movie-goers! Starting November 25 through December 29, blood donors who donate, or attempt to donate to any We Are Blood fixed site or mobile drive will receive one Alamo Drafthouse movie pass. We Are Blood serves 10 counties in Central Texas and is the sole provider of blood to Central Texas hospitals. Donors are especially needed during the holiday season, so jingle on down to any location. It’s what Santa would want you to do. Visit https://bit.ly/2QbTWGx for specific…

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Holiday Light Stroll at Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort & Spa

December 5 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort & Spa, 575 Hyatt Lost Pines Rd
Cedar Creek, 78612
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Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort & Spa will transform into a magical forest of colors with a festive display of twinkling lights that will wind through the resort’s grounds and feature a 20-foot-tall LED animated Christmas tree.  On Friday and Saturday evenings, the resort’s culinary team will serve specialty hot cocoa and made-to-order mini doughnuts for guest to enjoy as they explore the lights display.   The “Holiday Light Stroll” will be illuminated every evening at sunset from Saturday, November…

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Holiday Light Stroll at Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort & Spa

December 5 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 6:00 pm, repeating until January 1, 2020

Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort & Spa, 575 Hyatt Lost Pines Rd
Cedar Creek, 78612
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Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort & Spa will transform into a magical forest of colors with a festive display of twinkling lights that will wind through the resort’s grounds and feature a 20-foot-tall LED animated Christmas tree.  On Friday and Saturday evenings, the resort’s culinary team will serve specialty hot cocoa and made-to-order mini doughnuts for guest to enjoy as they explore the lights display.   The “Holiday Light Stroll” will be illuminated every evening at sunset from Saturday, November…

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APL Then & Now

December 5 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
John Henry Faulk Central Public Library, 800 Guadalupe St. Austin, TX 78701
Austin, TX 78701 United States
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Presented by The Library Foundation, Austin Public Library, and the Austin History Center. Join us as we close out this year’s Mayor’s Book Club with a journey through the history of the Austin Public Library! With our new Central Library now open, we'll revisit the former beating heart of the library system, the John Henry Faulk Library. Our little trip through time includes... Austin History Center Managing Archivist Mike Miller taking us through some of the library’s big milestones, explaining…

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We Are Blood Hosting Alamo Drafthouse Movie Pass Giveaway at Mall Drives

December 6 @ 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 12:30 pm, repeating until December 29, 2019

Barton Creek Mall, 2901 S Capital of Texas Hwy
Austin, 78746
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Attention movie-goers! Starting November 25 through December 29, blood donors who donate, or attempt to donate, to any We Are Blood fixed site or mobile drive will receive one Alamo Drafthouse movie pass. We Are Blood serves 10 counties in Central Texas and is the sole provider of blood to Central Texas hospitals. Donors are especially needed during the holiday season, so be merry and donate at any location. It’s what Santa would want you to do. Open from 12:30-4:30…

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Austin Trail of Lights “Night Lights” Preview Party

December 6 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Zilker Park, 2100 Barton Springs Road
Austin, TX 78746 United States
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$85

The annual Night Lights Preview Party is an exclusive event opening the Austin Trail of Lights holiday season. On Friday, December 6th, Night Lights will have local headline performers, bites from local restaurants, a beer and wine open bar, cocktail tastings, and complimentary Ferris Wheel and Carousel rides. Tickets are limited and on sale now. The proceeds will directly benefit the Trail of Lights Foundation.

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To Infuse Some Sparkle Into the Holiday Season, Waterloo Sparkling Water Crew is Giving Away Free Cans of Their Sparkling Water

December 6 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Zilker Park, 2100 Barton Springs Road
Austin, TX 78746 United States
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Waterloo, the Austin-based sparkling water that packs a flavor-forward punch into every can, is offering complimentary custom mocktails at the Night Lights Preview of Zilker Park’s Trail of Lights on December 6. They hope to add a little extra sparkle to the holidays and help consumers feel a bit bubblier through the colder months. Waterloo will also give away cans of free sparkling water from December 10th through December 23rd at Zilker Park’s Trail of Lights.

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AFS Presents: EVERYTHING IS TERRIBLE!

December 6 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
AFS Cinema, 6406 N IH-35 Suite 3100
Austin, TX 78752 United States
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$15

Everything is Terrible! is the video and performance collective that is responsible for some of the internet’s most hilarious and bizarre videos. EIT! has posted daily re-edits for 11 years that have been culled from the mountains of dead media on the verge of abandonment by humanity. Beyond creating what the CBC called ‘The best site ever’, Everything Is Terrible! has also collected over 24,000 Jerry Maguire VHS tapes that will one day live in a permanent pyramid in the…

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The 2nd Annual Breakfast with the Grinch

December 7 @ 8:00 am - 1:30 pm
The Venue Atx, 516 East 6th St
Austin,
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$15

Back again and up to no good, Grinch RETURNS for the 2nd Annual Breakfast with the Grinch! Bring your family to the Grinch's lair Saturday, December 7th for a true Whoville experience! There will be tons of activites for your little ones including a petting zoo, face painting, balloon animals, hot cocoa bar, holiday craft stations, snow fall, pictures with the Grinch, and so much more! As before, this AMAZING event will be benefiting Partnerships for Children! Proceeds will help supply their Rainbow Room…

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Brunch With Santa

December 7 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Hill Country Indoor, 13875 Bee Cave Parkway
Bee Cave, 78738
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$15

Join us on Saturday, December 7th, for a morning of food, fun and festivities! Brunch with Santa at Hill Country Indoor includes a delicious meal, photo opportunities with Santa, mimosa add-ons for adults, Tiff’s Treats cookie decorating and crafts for kids! This family-friendly event will leave you feeling jolly all season long! Sign up early – tickets will sell out!

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Humanities Texas Holiday Book Fair

December 7 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Byrne-Reed House, 1410 Rio Grande Street
Austin, 78701 United States
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Humanities Texas will host its 11th ANNUAL HOLIDAY BOOK FAIR at the historic Byrne-Reed House on Saturday, December 7, 2019, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Twenty-four noteworthy authors will visit with the public and sign copies of their latest books, which Humanities Texas will offer for purchase at a discounted price. Available titles include works of fiction and nonfiction, with selections for both adult and youth readers. This year's authors include: S. C. Gwynne • Oscar Cásares • Karen…

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Cherrywood Art Fair

December 7 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on December 8, 2019 at 10:00 am

Maplewood Elem, 3808 Maplewood Ave
Austin, United States
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Since 2002, Cherrywood Art Fair has served as an Austin holiday tradition— offering a festive, eclectic destination for the community to gather, celebrate, play, shop and support Texas’ diverse creative community. The 2019 fair will continue its legacy as a can’t-miss holiday event for families and discerning holiday shoppers with a vibrant lineup of unique shoppable booths, live music and performance art programming, local food trucks and plenty of interactive kids activities including onsite crafts and face painting. CAF will…

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Navideño Artisan Mercado©

December 7 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Old Bakery and Emporium, 1006 Congress Ave, 512 964-9806
Austin, 78747-3999 United States
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This holiday season the Artisan Mercado©, an outside marketplace for Latino-themed art and arts and crafts, offers handcrafted items made by local artisans and artists during three shopping opportunities in  December. Attend the Navideño Artisan Mercado© from 10 a.m - 3 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 7 and 21 at the Old Bakery and Emporium, 1006 Congress. The artisans and artists will also set up shop on Sunday, Dec. 22 at the HOPE Farmers Market  at the Saltillo Plaza, 412 Comal.…

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Christmas Tree Event!

December 7 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Free

Be part of the annual Christmas Tree Event! A Toy Drive Event for Operation Blue Santa. Open to the public in general with free community resources information, raffles, games, music, and entertainment for the whole family.  You will have the opportunity to take pictures with Blue Santa and Mrs. Claus,  Mickey and Minnie Mouse and other characters. We will raffle laptops, tablets, bikes, toys and much more.

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Santa Lounge & Market

December 7 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
W Austin, 200 Lavaca St
Austin, 78701
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On Saturday, December 7, Austinites are invited to celebrate the holidays with 2ND Street District at Santa Lounge & Market at W Austin. From 1 to 5 p.m. guests can enjoy holiday carols from local groups and solo artists while sipping holiday cocktails, browsing the local holiday pop-up shops, and giving back to a local charity. New this year, 2ND Street District is partnering with Boys & Girls Club of Austin. The first 100 guests to bring one toy to…

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Doggy Sweater Contest

December 7 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Revelry Kitchen + Bar, 1410 E 6th St
Austin, 78702
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Dress your pup up in their best (or ugliest) holiday sweater and enjoy a complimentary photo booth, holiday cocktails, holiday doggy treats, and prizes for the most dapper doggies!

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SantaCon 2019 benefiting Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Texas

December 7 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
$20

Don your Santa suit or finest holiday attire on Saturday, December 7 from 2pm - 6pm for SantaCon 2019!  Join hundreds of participants for drink specials, ‘Reindeer Games,’ merry-making and networking at select venues along Rainey Street. SantaCon combines fun, friends and fundraising on behalf of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Texas. 100% of funds raised support Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Texas’ services that bring caring, adult mentors to children who need them. Celebrate the season by…

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SantaCon 2019 benefiting Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Texas

December 7 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
$20

Don your Santa suit or finest holiday attire on Saturday, December 7 from 2pm - 6pm for SantaCon 2019! Join hundreds of participants for drink specials, ‘Reindeer Games’, merry-making and networking at select venues along Rainey Street. SantaCon combines fun, friends and fundraising on behalf of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Texas. 100% of funds raised support Big Brothers Big Sisters’ services that bring caring, adult mentors to children who need them. Celebrate the season by joining us for…

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PON DI BEAT: AFROBEATS. NKSOGORGEOUS. ALL LEVELS MASTERCLASS. AFRO DANCE.

December 7 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Danzversity, 2110 White Horse Trail
Austin, 78757
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$32 – $50

This month's Pon Di Beat class features a dance class from professional dancer NKsogorgeous! We hope to see you for this event and for the rest of the 2019 Pon Di Beat series. AFROBEATS WITH NK Get ready to sweat in this beginner friendly high energy afrobeats dance class with NK! In addition to our regularly scheduled class this month we will be launching our Pon Di Beat After Dark experience! PON DI BEAT AFTER DARK is a monthly two hour…

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Bethlehem Village

December 7 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 4:00 pm, repeating until December 8, 2019

First United Methodist Church Killeen, 3501 Elms Rd
Killeen, TX 76542
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Come explore a living village from the time of Christ! Bethlehem Village is a walk-thru living nativity village with activities, story stations, animals, food and more, all setup like the city of Bethlehem during the time of Jesus' birth. This family event is open to the entire community and is completely FREE! The Bethlehem Village will be on December 7th & 8th (Saturday & Sunday), from 4-6 p.m., and located in Frisch Park, 3640 Cunningham Road, Killeen, TX 76542 (down…

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A Charlie Brown Christmas – 5:00 PM Performance

December 7 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Stateside at the Paramount, 713 Congress Ave
Austin, TX 78701 United States
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$22 – $37

Join the Austin Chamber Music Center for a live concert of all of your favorite tunes from this holiday classic! Celebrate the season with the original Charlie Brown music of Vince Guaraldi featuring pianist Michelle Schumann, bassist Utah Hamrick, drummer Scott Laningham, and special guests—plus, the chance to meet Snoopy in the lobby! Bring your family to this Austin tradition and get in the holiday spirit!

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Austin Trail of Lights Fun Run

December 7 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Zilker Park, 2100 Barton Springs Rd
Austin,
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$15 – $75

The Austin Trail of Lights 8th annual Fun Run, presented by St. David’s HealthCare, is a 2.1 mile course beginning at the iconic Zilker Holiday Tree. Be one of the first to see the Austin Trail of Lights by running, jogging, or walking the untimed Fun Run course. Thousands of festive Fun Runners sporting holiday costumes will run through the grounds of the Trail of Lights, ending at the Finish Line Festival celebration, which features a DJ dance party, Ferris…

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Winter Waterland Gala

December 7 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
South Congress Hotel, 1603 South Congress Ave
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Join us for an unforgettable night celebrating 10 years of clean water impact. In January of 2010, we implemented our first-ever clean water project in Oltinga, Kenya. Since then, and because of the incredible generosity of our supporters, our impact has continued to grow more and more each year, reaching 65 projects and a quarter of a million lives to date. This special celebration will be like no other-- not only are we celebrating 10 years of impact, but we…

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A Charlie Brown Christmas – 8:00 PM Performance

December 7 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Stateside at the Paramount, 713 Congress Ave
Austin, TX 78701 United States
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$22 – $37

Join the Austin Chamber Music Center for a live concert of all of your favorite tunes from this holiday classic! Celebrate the season with the original Charlie Brown music of Vince Guaraldi featuring pianist Michelle Schumann, bassist Utah Hamrick, drummer Scott Laningham, and special guests—plus, the chance to meet Snoopy in the lobby! Bring your family to this Austin tradition and get in the holiday spirit!

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Fall Feliz Sale 2019

December 8 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Springdale Station, 979 Springdale, Ste. 160
Austin, TX 78702 United States
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FELIZ is back for the fall! Come out December 8th to shop your favorite designers & discover new artists from around the country. The lineup is so great- you could probably knock out your whole holiday list in one day and have a drink to celebrate

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