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Your guide to SXSW celeb-spotting, free events and more of the week's top stories

Your guide to SXSW celeb-spotting, free events and more top stories

Hotel San Jose
Spot celebs at these Austin haunts. Hotel San Jose/Facebook
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A downtown dining favorite will shutter in April.  Corazón at Castle Hill/Facebook
John Paul DeJoria
Three Austinites land on Forbes' list of billionaires. Wikimedia Commons
Community First! Mobile Loaves & Fishes
Alamo Drafthouse brings an outdoor cinema to local homeless community.  Courtesy of Community First!
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Check out 13 free official SXSW events.  SXSW/Facebook
Hotel San Jose
Corazón at Castle Hill_restuarant_food
John Paul DeJoria
Community First! Mobile Loaves & Fishes
SXSW Eco Light Garden_Republic Square Park_2014

SXSW 2015 is less than a week away. Luckily, we're here to help you prep for the biggest fest of the year. Read on for the best places to spot celebrities, the official events you can attend for free and more of the week's most popular stories. 

1. Here are the best places to spot celebrities during SXSW

2. A downtown Austin dining institution is scheduled to close in April — get the details. 

3. Three very wealthy Austinites land on Forbes' list of billionaires.

4. Alamo Drafthouse opens an outdoor theater in an Austin homeless community

5. These 13 official SXSW events won't cost you a dime