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Upcoming things to do in Austin!

The Pecan Street Festival
May 2 - 3, 2015
Sixth Street Austin, TX
This FREE, semi-annual juried arts and crafts festival held on historic 6th Street in Austin, TX. Theshow proudly features more than 275 artisan vendors from all over the world who display and sell homemade art and craft work. Details.
Renegade Craft Fair
May 16 - 17, 2015
Fair Market 1100 E 5th St, Austin, TX
This craft, art, design and DIY spectacular will run from 11am-6pm each day + feature over 200 of today's finest indie-craft talents from all over the nation!! Details.
Austin Sketch Fest
May 19 - 24, 2015
ColdTowne Theater 4803 Airport Blvd, Austin, TX
Previous festivals have featured Superego w/ Paul F. Tompkins, Ennis and Kaye (featuring John Ennis from Mr. Show), My Mans, Delicious Moments and many more groups from NYC, Chicago, LA, Seattle, Portland and, of course, Austin. Details.
Fight for Air Climb
May 30, 2015
Frost Bank Tower 401 Congress Austin, TX
This event is benefiting the American Lung Association. It is a vertical race 31 floors up the Frost Bank building. Awards are given to fastest runners and highest fundraisers. Details.
ATX Television Festival
June 4 - 7, 2015
Various venues Austin, TX

Our weekend consists of panels, screenings and events where attendees can hear from actors, writers, directors, creators, showrunners, music supervisors, casting directors and studio executives involved in all stages of bringing their favorite series to the small screen. Details.
X Games
June 4 - 7, 2015
Circuit of the Americas 9201 Circuit of the Americas Blvd, Austin, TX
The Live Music Capital of the World®, has been selected to host one of six stops on the Global X Games circuit for the next four years. Austin was chosen from a pool of four finalists and will replace longtime host Los Angeles. A Showcase of the World’s Best in Action Sports and Music. Details.
Republic of TX Rally Motorcycle Parade & Concert
June 12, 2015
Congress Avenue Austin, TX
Start your engines! Get up close and personal with 1000's of motorcycles! Dance to live music! Shop the street vendors! Parade starts about 8pm, Concert about 8:45 - midnight. Free! Details.
Fourth of July Austin Symphony and Orchestra
July 4, 2015
Auditorium Shores 800 W Riverside Dr, Austin, TX
Central Texas' Largest Fireworks Show with a live performance by the Austin Symphony Orchestra. Auditorium Shores, Downtown Austin, TX. Orchestra at 7pm, Fireworks at 9:45. Details.
Austin Body Mind Spirit Expo
July 18 - 19, 2015
Palmer Events Center, 900 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX
Body Mind Spirit brings refreshed energy to the holistic movement in 2013. Join us for the latest in new thought presentations, the best advances in alternative health and as always the nations finest selections of psychics and mediums. Details.
Color in Motion 5K
June 27, 2015
Downtown Austin, TX
You just show up wearing white and we do the rest! As you sprint, jog, waddle, or leisurely stroll along you will be bombarded with bright colors that transform a group of ordinary runners into a moving rainbow. The color that you will be showered in is completely safe and washes off easily. Details.
Keep Austin Weird Fest & 5K
June, 27th 2015
Long Center for the Performing Arts 701 W Riverside Dr. Austin, TX

Dress up in your weirdest costume and dive deep into the oddities of Austin culture. Want to be a breakdancing nun? How about a ballerina pirate? We say the weirder, the better! Don’t forget to submit yourself in the costume contest (remember, your goal is to out-weird the rest). Details.
5th Annual Austin Pet Expo
August 1, 2015
Palmer Events Center 900 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX
Learn About Pet Care, Volunteerism, Grooming, Pet Behavior & Training, Traveling with your Pet, How YOU Can Make a Difference, Different Types of Pets/Breeds, Veterinarian FAQ, Fun Activities for You & Your Pet Details.
Austin Duck Derby
August 8, 2015
Downtown Austin Ann Richards Bridge

10,000 yellow adopted rubber ducks launched into the Lady Bird Lake which will race to the finish line winning prizes for their adopters. Proceeds from every duck adopted benefit the Austin Boys and Girls Club Foundation, a non-profit organization which supports and provides valuable assistance to the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Austin Area which operate 22 clubs. Details.
Home and Garden Show Austin
August 28 - 30, 2015
Austin Convention Center 500 E Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX

With thousands of square feet of exhibits you'll find the latest in products and services for everything from builders, contractors, materials, decks, pools, spas, entertainment systems, storage, plants, landscape displays/materials, kitchenware, and much more. Details.
Tri-Rock Austin Triathlon
September 7, 2015
Palmer Events Center 900 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX

In the heart of downtown Austin this urban setting provides a swim start at the Stevie Ray Vaughn statue with a swim course in Lady Bird Lake, fast and closed bike course with stunning views over the Congress Street Bridge and finishes with a run along the Auditorium Shores running path. This is a destination event with a triathlon scene that rocks like no other! Details.

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