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Canopy Studios Grand Opening

Drop by Canopy Studios, Austin’s newest creative complex, on Saturday, May 11 from 10 am-5 pm and Sunday, May 12 from 11 am-5 pm, for their grand opening party. There will be plenty of bites, beverages, live music, and art. Here’s what the party organizers say about the new venue: Canopy is a place for […]

Earth Day Austin Celebration

Come out to Browning Hangar at Mueller this Saturday, April 20 from noon to 7 p.m. for the Austin Earth Day Festival. At this free event, you’ll enjoy live music, a full slate of interesting speakers (including Austin mayor Lee Leffingwell), environmentally-focused workshops, kids’ activities and more. A few tips if you plan to attend: […]

Independence Day Festival at Hill Country Galleria

On Saturday, June 30, the Hill Country Galleria in Bee Cave will hold its Independence Day Festival from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. This unique event shows off the best of the Hill Country through quality vendors, food choices, artisans, musicians and more. Admission to the festival is free, but you may want to bring […]

Free Event: Renegade Craft Fair

Tired of cookie-cutter decor and gifts? Stop by the Palmer Events Center this Saturday and Sunday (May 19-20) for the Renegade Craft Fair. This free-to-attend fair features hundreds of crafters and artists, but here’s the cool part – most of the artists’ goods have a DIY feel, meaning that they’re not crafted from existing patterns […]

Free Event: Youth Arts Festival

This Saturday, May 12, you can see work from promising young artists at Theatre Action Project’s Youth Arts Festival, at the Boyd Vance Theatre from 2-5 p.m. More than 100 middle-school students from 12 middle schools in 4 school districts will show off their work. The line-up includes a movie about vampires, a digital story […]

Free Tickets to “The X Factor” Taping

Do you love reality TV? Particularly the talent show type of reality TV? The X Factor, hosted by Simon Cowell, will be in Austin May 24-25 for a taping at the Frank Erwin Center, and you can get free tickets to be in the audience. Tapings are at 1 p.m. and 6 p.m. both days. […]

Old Pecan Street Festival

This Saturday, May 5 and Sunday, May 6, come out to 6th Street for the Old Pecan Street Festival, a twice-yearly (and free) arts and crafts festival. Browse the work of artisans from all over the country at this free festival – you can buy sculptures, jewelry, candles, home decor and more unique items. Three […]

Austin Dog Fair This Sunday

Sunday, April 29 is the Austin Dog Fair, a free event being held at Brentwood Park from 2-5 p.m. Bring your favorite canine and enjoy plenty of pet-centric activities, like frisbee-catching, “dog bob,” dog obstacle courses and more. Vets and trainers will be on hand to provide expert advice. For more information, see the event […]

Austin Community Gardening Tour

If you’ve ever been interested in shared gardening, you’ll want to be a part of the 3rd Annual Austin Community Gardening Tour, taking place Saturday, April 28 from 12 to 4 p.m. This free, friendly-to-all-ages, open-house style tour provides the opportunity to visit an inspiring array of gardens throughout the Austin area where participants are […]

Gypsy Picnic Trailer Food Festival

These days, it seems like there are so many food trailers in Austin that it’s hard to keep up (and keep tabs on where they are). So that’s why I love the Gypsy Picnic Trailer Food Festival. This event, scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 22 at Auditorium Shores, brings together 40+ trailer food vendors so you […]

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