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Sunday February 17, 2013
10:00 AM

New Mexico-based Michael Kessler creates nature-inspired paintings that merge geometric elements with biomorphism. His works are characterized by large fields of color that are activated by organic linear structures that ...

1:00 PM

Join the chorus for this toe tapping, finger snapping musical event featuring Elmo, Abby Cadabby, Murray and all of your favorite Sesame Street friends bring the magic of music to ...

1:00 PM

The first game of the season. The team placed third in the Big 12 Preseason Coaches' Poll  behind Oklahoma and TCU.

3:00 PM

From one of the world’s most popular wits, a provocative story of three friends who engage in a complicated, comic and loving relationship. Austin favorites Martin Burke and Helen ...

3:00 PM

Power. Precision. Passion. Explore exquisite live music and these timeless themes this Valentine's weekend. Three beautiful ballets and three brilliant composers come together for classically scored displays of dance ...

4:30 PM

Join the chorus for this toe tapping, finger snapping musical event featuring Elmo, Abby Cadabby, Murray and all of your favorite Sesame Street friends bring the magic of music to ...

4:30 PM

With the future of Hostess in question, it's hard for many to imagine having to survive Armageddon without the comfort provided by its delicious snack cakes. That's why ...

8:00 PM

A special pre-festival concert in conjunction with Church Of The Friendly Ghost. First set Dafne Vicente-Sandoval Xavier Lopez Second set Catherine Lamb Third set Bonnie Jones

Monday February 18, 2013
6:30 PM

The teenage blues artists have opened for B.B. King. 

7:00 PM

  In 1964, Michael Apted worked as a researcher on a new experimental television series called Seven UP, which explored the Jesuit maxim “Give me the child until he is seven ...

7:30 PM

Headhunters

The Austin Salon Poetic is a poetry open mic that takes place on the first and third Monday of the month. The open mic is free and open to the ...

8:00 PM

The Austin Blues Society seeks to represent the past, present and future of blues music through education, commemoration and preservation of the rich musical history prominent in Austin and throughout ...

9:00 PM

Every Monday in February, “The Cactus Artist in Residence presented by Lone Star Beer” continues with the Lost and Nameless Orchestra — a foot-stomping, fiddle-driven folk rock quartet. Admission is free.

9:00 PM

The Austin comedy scene favorite, often confused with Reggie Watts, will be performing and hosting a showcase. 

9:00 PM

Hosted by Blake Midgette. 

9:00 PM

A new weekly dance party to the sounds from classic vaults like Marvin Gaye, The Temps, The Supremes, Aretha, Withers, James Brown to the rarer side of soul, including major ...

Tuesday February 19, 2013
10:00 AM

New Mexico-based Michael Kessler creates nature-inspired paintings that merge geometric elements with biomorphism. His works are characterized by large fields of color that are activated by organic linear structures that ...

7:00 PM

In this dazzling full-color gift edition, L. Frank Baum's The Wonderful Wizard of Oz is brought to life with specially commissioned illustrations by contemporary artist and designer Michael Sieben.

7:00 PM

Dave Mason is an English singer/songwriter and guitarist who first found fame with the rock band Traffic. In his long career, Mason has played and recorded with many of ...

7:00 PM

  In 1964, Michael Apted worked as a researcher on a new experimental television series called Seven UP, which explored the Jesuit maxim “Give me the child until he is seven ...

7:00 PM

In this cryfest of cinema based on the novel by Nicholas Sparks, country boy Noah (Gosling) charms his way into city girl Allie’s (Rachel McAdams) heart, but can their ...

7:30 PM

Every Tuesday in February Hayes Carll takes the stage to play new songs, old favorites and whatever else the Texas country singer might cover. Solo acoustic shows with friends and ...

8:00 PM

Renowned pipa virtuoso Wu Man performs with progressive New York classical ensemble The Knights for an evening of classic and contemporary chamber orchestra works.

9:30 PM

Dave Mason is an English singer/songwriter and guitarist who first found fame with the rock band Traffic. In his long career, Mason has played and recorded with many of ...

Wednesday February 20, 2013
10:00 AM

New Mexico-based Michael Kessler creates nature-inspired paintings that merge geometric elements with biomorphism. His works are characterized by large fields of color that are activated by organic linear structures that ...

6:30 PM

The American and New Zeland-based rock band performs live 

7:00 PM

The indie pop band performs live. Pacific Air opens. 

7:30 PM

The Austin Blind Cafe, where the audience will indulge in a vegetarian 'Sensory Tasting Experience' sourced from local sponsors and farms, participate in a Q-and-A forum with their blind wait ...

8:00 PM

The Swedith rock band performs live. Flesh Lights and Act Rights open.

8:00 PM

Felipe Esparza is a comedian and actor, best known for his raw, real-life comedy that audiences everywhere can relate to. Known for his wild hair and his often-imitated phrase, "What ...

8:00 PM

The blue group were finalists in the International Blues Competition in Memphis.

8:00 PM

The Second City: Laughing Matters features some of the best sketches, songs and improvisations from the Chicago landmark group. With economic uncertainty, political gridlock and a slew of Kardashians clogging ...

Thursday February 21, 2013
10:00 AM

New Mexico-based Michael Kessler creates nature-inspired paintings that merge geometric elements with biomorphism. His works are characterized by large fields of color that are activated by organic linear structures that ...

10:00 AM

The Modern Quilt Guild has assembled a first-of-its-kind convention of more than 50 exhibitors and vendors that will includes a juried modern quilt show with cash prizes, vendors, lectures and ...

7:00 PM

To kick off their Improv Wins Conference, The New Movement Theater will host an open house for anyone who has every thought that maybe — just maybe — they should do comedy ...

7:30 PM

RAW events are multi-faceted artistic showcases. Each event features a film screening, musical performance, fashion show, art gallery, performance art and a featured hairstylist and makeup artist. These artists are ...

7:30 PM

The Austin Blind Cafe, where the audience will indulge in a vegetarian 'Sensory Tasting Experience' sourced from local sponsors and farms, participate in a Q-and-A forum with their blind wait ...

8:00 PM

Austin Various Locations

The opening night in Austin places focus on gradations in composition and improvisation with sets ranging from commissioned compositions to first-time freely improvised meetings. First set Jonathan Horne Misha Marks ...

8:00 PM

The Second City: Laughing Matters features some of the best sketches, songs and improvisations from the Chicago landmark group. With economic uncertainty, political gridlock and a slew of Kardashians clogging ...

8:00 PM

Felipe Esparza is a comedian and actor, best known for his raw, real-life comedy that audiences everywhere can relate to. Known for his wild hair and his often-imitated phrase, "What ...

8:00 PM

From one of the world’s most popular wits, a provocative story of three friends who engage in a complicated, comic and loving relationship. Austin favorites Martin Burke and Helen ...

9:30 PM

The Second City: Laughing Matters features some of the best sketches, songs and improvisations from the Chicago landmark group. With economic uncertainty, political gridlock and a slew of Kardashians clogging ...

Friday February 22, 2013
10:00 AM

The Modern Quilt Guild has assembled a first-of-its-kind convention of more than 50 exhibitors and vendors that will includes a juried modern quilt show with cash prizes, vendors, lectures and ...

10:00 AM

New Mexico-based Michael Kessler creates nature-inspired paintings that merge geometric elements with biomorphism. His works are characterized by large fields of color that are activated by organic linear structures that ...

12:00 PM

Austin Various Locations

West By West Campus is still the only music festival in Austin's university district. Four stages showcase local music at a slew of student housing co-operatives around 21st and ...

6:00 PM

The 2013 People's Gallery exhibition features more than 100 artworks from Austin-area artists, galleries, museums and art organizations displayed throughout the first three floors of City Hall. This year ...

6:00 PM

The 2013 edition of ARTCRANK-ATX features hand-made, bike-inspired posters created by 30 local artists. Admission is free, and limited edition signed and numbered copies of all posters will be available ...

7:00 PM

The Second City: Laughing Matters features some of the best sketches, songs and improvisations from the Chicago landmark group. With economic uncertainty, political gridlock and a slew of Kardashians clogging ...

7:00 PM

Central Presbyterian Church

Love Free or Die is a Sundance-award winning film about a man whose two defining passions are in direct conflict: his love for God and for his partner Mark. Gene ...

7:00 PM

As the "Ambassador of Indy Wrestling," pro wrestler Colt Cabana has interviewed wrestlers for his insightful Art of Wrestling podcast out of his studio apartment in Chicago. Now he gets ...

8:00 PM

Museum of Human Achievement

This year’s festival brings together a select group of artists from across the US, Mexico and Europe for eight nights of activity ranging from performance to workshops to dinners ...

8:00 PM

Brian Regan has distinguished himself as one of the premier comedians in the country. Brian’s non-stop theater tour has visited more than 80 cities each year since 2005 and ...

8:00 PM

From one of the world’s most popular wits, a provocative story of three friends who engage in a complicated, comic and loving relationship. Austin favorites Martin Burke and Helen ...

8:00 PM

Felipe Esparza is a comedian and actor, best known for his raw, real-life comedy that audiences everywhere can relate to. Known for his wild hair and his often-imitated phrase, "What ...

8:30 PM

The Megaphone Show has been one of the flagship shows of The New Movement Theater for a while now, with a cast of improvisers using the monologues from special guests ...

9:00 PM

Good Field began as the solo recording project of Austin, TX's Paul Price, who has played with such bands as Brazos, The Early Tapes and Voxtrot. The band released ...

9:00 PM

The performance reflects on how we, as humans, process emotions; they can be all encompassing, non-linear, irrational and therefore very truthful. Composers John Michael Hunt and Chris Donahue have produced ...

10:30 PM

Felipe Esparza is a comedian and actor, best known for his raw, real-life comedy that audiences everywhere can relate to. Known for his wild hair and his often-imitated phrase, "What ...

Saturday February 23, 2013
10:00 AM

The Modern Quilt Guild has assembled a first-of-its-kind convention of more than 50 exhibitors and vendors that will includes a juried modern quilt show with cash prizes, vendors, lectures and ...

11:00 AM

Step into the great green room as one of the most iconic children’s books of all time is brought to life. In this musical about children’s imaginations at ...

12:00 PM

Austin Various Locations

West By West Campus is still the only music festival in Austin's university district. Four stages showcase local music at a slew of student housing co-operatives around 21st and ...

12:00 PM

Joseph Phillip's paintings investigate mankind's conflicting desires to both embrace and control nature. This contradiction is apparent in the manicured landscape of the suburbs, and the many ways ...

7:00 PM

The Improv Wins Conference is equal parts teaching workshops and talent showcases. For anyone looking for a few laughs on Saturday night, The New Movement Theater will host several shows ...

7:00 PM

The Second City: Laughing Matters features some of the best sketches, songs and improvisations from the Chicago landmark group. With economic uncertainty, political gridlock and a slew of Kardashians clogging ...

7:00 PM

The 10th annual Art Night Austin gives art fans a chance to experience work ranging from painting, photography and digital interactive performance to pencil drawings, sculpture and vintage neon. You ...

8:00 PM

Felipe Esparza is a comedian and actor, best known for his raw, real-life comedy that audiences everywhere can relate to. Known for his wild hair and his often-imitated phrase, "What ...

8:00 PM

The performance reflects on how we, as humans, process emotions; they can be all encompassing, non-linear, irrational and therefore very truthful. Composers John Michael Hunt and Chris Donahue have produced ...

8:00 PM

From one of the world’s most popular wits, a provocative story of three friends who engage in a complicated, comic and loving relationship. Austin favorites Martin Burke and Helen ...

8:00 PM

Museum of Human Achievement

This year’s festival brings together a select group of artists from across the US, Mexico and Europe for eight nights of activity ranging from performance to workshops to dinners ...

9:30 PM

The Second City: Laughing Matters features some of the best sketches, songs and improvisations from the Chicago landmark group. With economic uncertainty, political gridlock and a slew of Kardashians clogging ...

10:00 PM

The performance reflects on how we, as humans, process emotions; they can be all encompassing, non-linear, irrational and therefore very truthful. Composers John Michael Hunt and Chris Donahue have produced ...

10:30 PM

Felipe Esparza is a comedian and actor, best known for his raw, real-life comedy that audiences everywhere can relate to. Known for his wild hair and his often-imitated phrase, "What ...

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