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May 2019

Waller Creek Conservancy Hosts Artists Talks and Panels for New Monuments for New Cities

May 2 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on May 16, 2019 at 6:00 pm

Symphony Square, 1111 Red River St, Austin, TX 78701
Austin, Texas, 78701
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Free

Waller Creek Conservancy invites the public to hear participating artists and local Austin community leaders and historians discuss the issues raised by the High Line Network Joint Art Initiative exhibition, New Monuments for New Cities. The three-month public art exhibition on Red River Street and 12th Street raises a number of questions about who and what has been memorialized in the past and how applying new lenses could shift the paradigm in the future.   Two talks will feature the…

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Arts For Rural Texas ArtWalk & Round Top Arts Festival

May 3 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until May 5, 2019

An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until May 5, 2019

Arts For Rural Texas, 114 N. Live Oak
Fayetteville, 78940
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$10 – $35.00

For the first time, two Fayette County organizations have joined forces to create one art filled weekend. ARTWALK, a project of Arts for Rural Texas, is located on the historical town square in Fayetteville, and the Round Top Arts Festival is held inside the event barns at The Compound located at 2550 S. State Highway 237 in Round Top. These two juried shows are just a few miles apart and feature 100+ artists, overall.

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Fridays Late Till 8

May 3 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00 pm on Friday, repeating until July 19, 2019

Blanton Museum of Art, 200 E. Martin Muther King Jr. Blvd.
Austin, 78712
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Included with Admission

Enjoy Fridays Late Till 8 at the Blanton this summer! We’ll be staying open every Friday until 8pm culminating with our B scene: A Love Supreme on Friday, July 26 from 6-10pm. See our website for all dates and performance listings.

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KUTX Rock The Park: Spring 2019

May 3 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mueller Lake Park, 4550 Mueller Blvd
Austin, TX 78721 United States
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Free

Face painting opens 6:15 pm Moving Panoramas 7:30-8:30pm Kat's Pajamas 6:45-6:15 (Rain date May 17)

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Austin Area Train Show

May 4 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Williamson County Expo Center, 5350 Bill Pickett Trail
Taylor, TX 76574 United States
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$7

Carrying on a 46-year tradition in the Austin area, the show includes over 16,000 square feet of model railroading fun, with operating model and Lego railroads, dozens of vendors for the family and for the serious modeler, a raffle, and a self-guided area layout tour. Open Saturday 10am to 5pm and Sunday 10am to 3pm. Admission is $7 for adults, and children are free. Admission good both days. For more information, see https://austinrailway.org/trainshow.html

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Grand Opening event for Swish Dental’s Mueller locations

May 4 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Swish Dental Family, 2604 Aldrich St.
Austin, Texas, 78723
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Free

Austin’s comfort-focused, high-tech family-friendly dentistry Swish Dental gears up for their grand opening event for their two new locations in the Mueller area, Swish Dental Family at 2604 Aldrich St., Austin, Texas 78723 and Swish Dental Alamo at 1911 Aldrich St., Austin, Texas 78723. The Mueller locations’ grand opening event will be on Saturday, May 4, 2019 from 1 - 5 p.m. at the Swish Dental Family location on 2604 Aldrich Street. At the event, Swish Dental will be offering…

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Sonic & Choreographic Lab

May 4 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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First Street Dance Studio, 2400 E. Cesar Chavez St., Suite #202
Austin, 78702
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$10

Professional Development (Total of a 7 week program) LEVEL: Intermediate/Advanced Saturdays 1:30-3:30pm @ First Street Studio $10, Cash or Paypal Drop-in available! Designed for: => MUSICIANS who wish to work alongside dancers and incorporate choreography as a compositional device to create a symbiotic process with the dancers that is based on their movement. => Professional DANCERS who want to work in depth on choreographic material that will be created hand-in-hand with the choreographer, the musicians and the dancers. For dancers…

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JMBLYA 2019

May 4 @ 2:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Circuit of The Americas, 9201 Circuit of the Americas Blvd.
Austin, TX United States
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$59 – $2500

JMBLYA, Texas' biggest hip-hop festival, now in its seventh year, will again offer its festival-goers a stacked lineup of today’s hottest and most sought-after musicians. The two-city, two-day fest will kick off in Dallas on Friday, May 3 with a return to the historic Fair Park near downtown Dallas, followed by a stop in Austin on Saturday, May 4 at the award-winning, multi-purpose entertainment facility Circuit of The Americas (COTA). This year’s headlining acts include Travis Scott, Lil Wayne and…

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Happiest Ever After Party

May 4 @ 9:00 pm - 12:00 am
ZACH Topfer Theatre, 202 S Lamar Blvd
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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$100

Gather your friends and party where you’ve never partied before—on stage in ZACH’s magnificent Topfer Theatre! Enjoy the best of Austin nightlife including a notoriously fun dance party, themed photo booth, signature ZACH entertainers and drag artists, and an open bar all night long. Open Bar | Bites | DJ | Dancing

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H-E-B Free First Sunday: Colorful

May 5 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Bullock Texas State History Museum, 1800 Congress Ave
Austin, TX 78701 United States
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Free

Celebrate the colorful season of spring with free creative activities! Enjoy FREE exhibition admission all day during Free First Sundays, held the first Sunday of every month. Families can explore the Story of Texas through three floors of exhibitions that showcase artifacts from around the state. Please note: The State of Texas is building a new fully pedestrianized green space between the Bullock Texas State History Museum and the Texas Capitol. The Museum and its parking garage remain open during construction.…

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Start-Up Kids Market

May 5 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on May 5, 2019 at 1:00 pm

Republic Square, 422 Guadalupe Street
Austin, TX 78701 United States
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Free

Come out and support Austin's young entrepreneurs at the Start-Up Kid's Market, where students from across the city will be debuting their businesses! With a wide assortment of booths, you won't leave empty handed. You won't want to miss this opportunity to celebrate the wonderful things our future leaders are capable of.   So come support small business and enjoy music, food, and family fun. Parking will be available on site. And yes---your favorite four legged friends are welcome.  …

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Darci Lynne Headlines the Bass Concert Hall

May 5 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Bass Concert Hall, 2350 Robert Dedman Dr
Austin, TX 78712 United States
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$29.75 – $49.75

On the heels of a record-breaking year, the gifted Singer/Ventriloquist Darci Lynne is sharing her passion for performance and bringing her captivating show which is backed by a live band to fans across America. Darci kicked off 2019 with some of the most memorable AGT contestants from 184 countries becoming the runner up out of the 50 top competitors on the first ever “America’s Got Talent: Champions.”  The exuberant performer was featured in Forbes magazine who said of the talent…

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Chat With Dynamic Austin CEO

May 6 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Austin Central Library, 710 W Cesar Chavez St.
Austin, 78701
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Free

To kick off National Small Business Week, join us for an intimate conversation with one of Austin’s dynamic entrepreneurs, ABC Home and Commercial Services owner and CEO, Bobby Jenkins. Local KVUE news anchor and reporter, Jenni Lee, will open up discussions with Jenkins as he covers the journey of the original ABC Pest Control brand to its expansion as a full-service company with over 800 employees throughout the state. Jenkins attributes the growth of his business on great customer services,…

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Great Futures Spring Luncheon

May 7 @ 11:00 am
Fairmont Austin Hotel, 101 Red River
Austin, TX 78701 United States
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$275

Join Boys & Girls Clubs of the Austin Area (BGCAA) for the annual Great Futures Spring Luncheon. This elegant and enlightening event brings together some of the most influential and noteworthy examples of leadership in our community with Club youth and BGCAA supporters, shining light on the transformative role that leadership plays in inspiring great futures. The keynote speaker for 2019 is Chris Del Conte, vice president and athletics director at The University of Texas at Austin. With a storied…

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PowerUp Austin!

May 7 @ 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm
HTU Center for Entrepreneurship, 1023 Sprindale Rd
Austin, 78721
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Free

Join Leigh Christie, Senior Vice President of Global Technology and Innovation with the Austin Chamber of Commerce, as she moderates a panel on scaling your business. Hear from successful business executives on their unique perspectives and what it takes to scale and thrive in today's economy.

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Shoal Creek Conservancy

May 7 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Austin Central Library, 710 W Cesar Chavez St.
Austin, 78701
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$75

Building on the success of last year’s event, which raised more than $50,000, the 2019 Shoal Creek Social will take place at the Austin Central Library, against the naturally gorgeous backdrop of the recently redeveloped Shoal Creek. This year’s Social will feature an open bar and tasty bites from local restaurants The Grove, Olive & June, Catrina Cocina, House Park BBQ, Tiff’s Treats as well as live music from Cats & the Canary, a mystery book and wine pull, a…

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Amy’s EDU: The Scoop on Entrepreneurship Secrets

May 8 @ 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
El Mercado Backstage, 1302 S 1st Street
Austin, 78704
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Free

We are thrilled to present Amy’s EDU: The Amy’s Way. Amy’s Ice Creams has been “Making People’s Days” since 1984. This Texas staple is known for their award-winning super-premium ice cream, high flying ice cream acrobatics, and world-class customer service. But what a lot of people don’t know, that the ice cream business is just a front for what we really are...an entrepreneurial training business.

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Little Texans: Tools

May 9 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Bullock Texas State History Museum, 1800 Congress Ave
Austin, TX 78701 United States
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Free with Museum Admission

Take a hands-on approach to history as we learn about early Texans and the tools they used. Bring your young Texans (ages 2-5) for an interactive experience on the 2nd Thursday of each month at 10am. Drop-in for this monthly hands-on program incorporating movement, play and tactile learning into engaging experiences where younger children (ages 2-5) can discover something new alongside their caregivers. Program is FREE for members or with exhibit admission. This project was made possible in part by…

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ACC Talks Fashion Business

May 9 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
ACC Fashion Incubator, 6101 Highland Campus Dr
Austin, 78752
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Free

A panel discussion with some of the most engaging and meteoric fashion startups and fashion businesses in Austin. We will explore: how they have disrupted their market, what has driven their success and what comes next on the business horizon.

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Innovation and Diversity through Entrepreneurship

May 10 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
HTU Center for Entrepreneurship, 1023 Sprindale Rd
Austin, 78721
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Free

Core Discussion Topics: What is innovation to the entrepreneur How can diversity & Inclusion expand your markets How can building relationship in diverse groups impact your network and grow new opportunities. Panelists: Anita Roberts, Executive Director of Made Media Ogden Payne, Founder of For The Students Adalberto Teran, Executive Director of Spark Cognition, Inc. Moderator: Brian Marshall, BCL of Texas

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Lemonade Day Austin

Free

The West Austin Chamber of Commerce is thrilled to be presenting Lemonade Day Austin 2019! What is Lemonade Day Austin? Lemonade Day is a community-wide educational program to empower today’s youth to become tomorrow’s entrepreneurs! Participation in the program is FREE and provides the resources for children to learn how to start, own and operate their very own business… a lemonade stand! The program reaches its grand finale on Saturday May, 11th when thousands of kids host lemonade stands throughout…

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ART OF THE POT I CERAMIC STUDIO TOUR

May 11 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Once a year
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FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Art of the Pot is a collective of Austin based potters committed to expanding the reach and understanding of contemporary studio pottery through studio tours, demonstrations, public lectures and gallery and museum exhibitions. This year's host are Melissa Mencini, Ryan McKerley and Lisa Orr. Guest artist include Mark Arnold, Shanna Fliegel, Andrea Gill, Kyle Johns, Michael Kline, Grace Sheese, Mike Stumbras, Adam Whatley and Bill Wilkey. With funding from the City of Austin’s Cultural Arts Grant our programming has expanded to include public lectures and educational…

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Austin Pet Expo

May 11 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on May 11, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on May 12, 2019 at 11:00 am

Williamson County Expo Center, 5350 Bill Pickett Trail
Taylor, TX 76574 United States
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$4 – $17

AUSTIN PET EXPO: BRING YOUR PET to Play, Shop, Learn, or Adopt! READY TO GET YOUR FUN ON? Of course, you are! The SUPER AWESOME 8th Annual AUSTIN PET EXPO is BACK! BRING YOUR PET* to this INDOOR event on SATURDAY, MAY 11TH (10 am to 5 pm) and SUNDAY MAY 12TH (11 am to 5 pm) at the WILLIAMSON COUNTY EXPO CENTER. SHOP, PLAY, LEARN, or ADOPT as you check out nearly 100 EXHIBITORS - with everything from artisan…

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PON DI BEAT: JUKGYAL DANCEHALL FITNESS CLASS. JAE BLAZE DANCE MASTERCLASS.

May 11 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Inspired Movement, 2311 S Congress Ave
Austin, 78704
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$32 – $50

This month's Pon Di Beat class features returning world renowned choreographer Jae Blaze with a jammed packed high energy dance class!  We hope to see you for this event and for the rest of the 2019 Pon Di Beat series.  JUKGYAL is a high intensity 90 minute class that incorporates authentic Jamaican dancehall moves with resistance bands for a calorie-crushing total body workout. JukGyal is geared towards women who want to learn how to dance, challenge their body and have fun…

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Free Android App Development Family Workshop

May 11 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Launch Code After School, 3801 N Capital Of Texas Hwy Bldg D-Ste 130
Austin, 78746
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Free

On May 11th, Launch Code After School will be hosting their own Android App Creation Workshop at the Davenport Village campus! Parents and children are welcome to join us to see just how easy mobile app development can be! Our instructors will guide families through the ins and outs of developing a fully functional Android app, introducing children to the creative side of coding. Participants who complete the workshop will have their very own app able to be published in…

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