December 08
9:00 AM
Celebrate the holiday with a night-time holiday parade with 100 fanciful floats, food and wine events, and activities for the entire family and more. Downtown merchants offer extended shopping hours ...
10:00 AM
The ninth annual Holiday Book Fair will feature 27 noteworthy authors, including Lawrence Wright, Sarah Bird, H. W. Brands, Elizabeth Crook, Joe Holley, Bill Wittliff, Carrie Fountain, Michael Barnes, Mimi ...
10:00 AM
In the coming year, the lower 12 acres of Pease Park, known as Kingsbury Commons, will be going through a major transformation. While still maintaining the natural beauty and historic ...
10:00 AM
The Flea features all local handmade items and vintage wares from some of Austin's most amazing and talented vendors. Find one-of-a-kind gifts for any occasion including jewelry, bath/body ...
10:00 AM
The Blue Genie Art Bazaar is an annual four week holiday shopping experience featuring handcrafted jewelry, artwork, home goods and gifts from approximately 200 regional artists. In addition to a ...
10:00 AM
Cherrywood Art Fair features high-quality representation of goods such as handmade ceramics and pottery, eclectic art, stylish apparel, one-of-a-kind jewelry, natural skincare, playful pet products, and whimsical children’s merchandise ...
11:00 AM
Due to demand, the original Holiday Heroes returns with some new songs and surprises. In this hilariously fun holiday sing-along, students get into the holiday spirit with Ernie and Rufus ...
11:00 AM
Ancient versus modern. Brain versus brawn. Peace versus war. Reptile versus mammal. The ultimate culture clash between two tribes and a fantastical race to decide the fate of them all ...
12:00 PM
The 4th annual Austin Music Video Fest is a five-day film festival and awards show. Discover the power of the best music videos from around the world across the big ...
2:00 PM
Ballet Austin’s annual production of The Nutcracker never disappoints, with hundreds of dancers, beautiful sets and costumes, and Tchaikovsky’s delicious score performed live by the Austin Symphony Orchestra ...
2:30 PM
Austin’s most rockin’ holiday tradition returns to make merry with new music and surprises to get the party started. ZACH’s inspired adaptation of the Dickens’ classic is a ...
4:00 PM
Scream Hollow becomes a Winter Wonderland with fun-filled activities for the whole family, including holiday food and drink, appearances by Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus, a Christmas light walkthrough maze ...
5:00 PM
Ramsay Midwood, Los Coast, The Deer, Womack & Cartezz (of Futurebirds), Esther Rose, Sam Doores (of The Deslondes), and Croy & The Boys are set to perform at the 8th Annual “Ho ...
5:30 PM
Mobile Loaves & Fishes has partnered with Alamo Drafthouse to present the Community Cinema, featuring free movie screenings throughout the year. Visitors are invited to come out early to explore Community ...
6:30 PM
In this holiday cult-classic, Crumpet sarcastically expounds on the talent it takes to juggle tinsel, tearful tots, and not-so-sober Santas during what is hailed as the most wonderful time of ...
7:00 PM
The Snow Ball features seasonal sips at the Naughty & Nice cocktail bar and festive bites from Crave Catering. Entertainment will include a dance floor with live music from the band ...
7:30 PM
Austin’s most rockin’ holiday tradition returns to make merry with new music and surprises to get the party started. ZACH’s inspired adaptation of the Dickens’ classic is a ...
7:30 PM
Ballet Austin’s annual production of The Nutcracker never disappoints, with hundreds of dancers, beautiful sets and costumes, and Tchaikovsky’s delicious score performed live by the Austin Symphony Orchestra ...
8:00 PM
Ira Glass is the host and creator of the public radio program This American Life and also one of the editors of the podcasts Serial and S-Town. Under Glass’s ...
Editors' Pick
8:00 PM
Fun Home introduces Alison at three different ages, revealing memories of her uniquely dysfunctional family – her mother, brothers and volatile, brilliant, enigmatic father – that connect with her in surprising new ...
8:00 PM
Described by Paul Thomas Anderson as an “anti-musical,” Punch-Drunk Love pairs the dazzling technicolor of Robert Elswit’s cinematography with the surrealistic jazz-pop of genius composer/producer Jon Brion (Fiona ...
8:00 PM
Different Stages opens its 2018–2019 season with Charles Dickens’ Great Expectations, adapted by Barbara Field. Dickens’ classic work centers around the adventures of Pip, the orphaned blacksmith's apprentice ...
8:30 PM
Missed Connections ATX marries short- and long-form improv structures for a hilarious evening of comedy. Beginning with scenes inspired directly by Missed Connections ads posted on Craigslist, the show progresses ...
9:00 PM
In this holiday cult-classic, Crumpet sarcastically expounds on the talent it takes to juggle tinsel, tearful tots, and not-so-sober Santas during what is hailed as the most wonderful time of ...
< December 07 | December 08 | December 09 >