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Blue Genie Art Bazaar
October 28 - December 24, 2014
Marchesa Hall & Theatre 6406 N I H 35 # 3100, Austin, TX

The Blue Genie Art Bazaar is a fixture of the Austin holiday season. Shoppers can browse thousands of original works ranging from serious art to fun and kitschy items. A great way to buy hassle-free holiday gifts and support local artists. Details.
ThunderCloud Subs Turkey Trot
November 27, 2014
The Long Center 701 W Riverside Dr, Austin TX

Please join us Thanksgiving day to help us reach our goal of over 20,000 runners and to continue our record as the largest 5-mile race in Texas. All of the run proceeds benefit Caritas of Austin. Last year’s Turkey Trot raised $325,000, and over the last 23 years the run has raised more than $2 million for Caritas. Details.
Chuy's Christmas Parade
November 29, 2014
Congress Ave Austin, TX

A procession of giant balloons, marching bands, vintage cars, celebrities and floats usher in the season of giving. Details.
Lights of Love 5K and Kids’ K
December 5, 2014
Mueller Hangar 4550 Mueller Blvd., Austin, TX

Get into the holiday spirit with family and friends through the festive streets of the Mueller neighborhood. Enjoy the scenic trail of holiday lights and caroling voices, while walking, jogging or running in Austin’s favorite holiday race. Most of all, celebrate the season of giving by helping families face the burden of childhood illness together. Details.
Ballet Austin's The Nutcracker
December 6 - 23, 2014
The Long Center for the Performing Arts 701 W Riverside Dr, Austin, TX

Ballet Austin presents the 52nd annual production of The Nutcracker with a fresh new experience to Austin's beloved holiday tradition. Details.
Trail of Lights
December 7 - 21, 2014
Zilker Park 2100 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX

The Austin Trail of Lights is part of the Austin experience, lighting up the season with a celebration of community, memories and fun. With a beautiful array of lights the tree is lit following a 5k run, which allows the Trail of Lights to be lit and showcased. Details.
Dancing With The Stars Austin 2014
December 7, 2014
Hilton Austin 500 E 4th St, Austin, TX

The must-attend charity event of the year brings together professional ballroom dancers and notable community members for a fun night of competition where bragging rights are earned after months of practice. Who will take home the coveted mirror ball trophy? Each year, the success of this event plays a significant role in our ability to continue providing high-level services to young victims of abuse including forensic interviews, therapy and crisis intervention. Benefitting Center for Child Protection. Details.
Jingle Bell 5k
December 14, 2014
The Domain 11410 Century Oaks Terrace, Austin, TX

The excitement kicks off at the Domain, where the whole family can browse race vendor booths and check some holiday shopping off their to-do lists. Kids will also have the opportunity for a Santa sighting! In addition to all the merry fun, Austin Jingle Bell 5k also benefits Mothers against Drunk Driving, so start December off right by spreading joy and celebrating the season of giving. Details.
HITS Running Festivals
December 14, 2014
Circuit of the Americas 9201 Circuit of the Americas Blvd, Austin, TX

Join the masses as HITS offers runners a mile to a marathon, as well as a Sprint Duathlon at this premier venue. For beginners and multi-sport veterans alike, HITS Endurance is offering a unique experience for athletes to race on the same roads as some of the world’s most famed race-car drivers. Be a part of this new spin on HITS racing and register TODAY! Details.
Armadillo Christmas Bazaar
December 16 - 24, 2014
Palmer Events Center 900 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX

The show is actually two events in one: an art fair and music festival with a vibrant community-driven vibe. Visitors can explore an amazing array of handmade items from 160+ artists while enjoying live local music and sips from a full bar. It all adds up to a fun authentic Austin experience. Details.
ANY 2015!
December 31, 2014
Butler Park 1000 Barton Springs Rd Austin, TX

ANY is an alcohol-free celebration showcasing Austin's diverse and talented creative community through art, films, and live music. And kids and adults alike won't want to miss the exciting fireworks finale! Details.
Free Week
January 4 - 10, 2015
Various Venues Austin, TX

The first week of January might be the best time for a music fan to visit Austin. Why? Hundreds of Austin bands participate in this annual event that encompasses multiple venues all over Austin. Details.
Austin Boat & Travel Trailer Show
January 8 - 11, 2015
Austin Convention Center 500 E Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX

The Show serves a seven-county area for the boating trades industry as well as the recreational vehicle industry. See the best new boats for fishing, water skiing and cruising the lake. Details.
Bridal Extravaganza
January 10 - 11, 2015
Palmer Events Center 900 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX

Find everything you need to plan your wedding! This is the weekend to meet Austin’s premier wedding professionals face-to-face. The Bridal Extravaganza brings the pages of the Wedding Guide to life. Experience in person everything you need for your wedding. Sample the cake; taste the finest of catering; smell the flowers; listen to the music. Details.
17th Annual Austin Home & Garden Show
January 16 -18, 2015
Austin Convention Center 500 E Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX

Find just about everything for your home all under one roof. Shop a complete selection of kitchens and baths, builders and remodelers, windows and doors, security and technology, energy solutions, gutters, organizing products and more. Details.
Le Garage Boutique Sale
January 24 - 25, 2015
Palmer Events Center 900 Barton Springs Rd. Austin, TX
Spend the afternoon discovering great deals on everything from shoes to handbags to jewelry, to clothing for men, women and children as well as home furnishings and accessories. Now you can feel good about supporting your local businesses and saving money! Details.

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