WOBEONFEST Austin World Music and Peace Festival | Sept 20

WobeonFest 2014

Celebrate the United Nations International Day of Peace at WOBEONFEST Austin World Music and Peace Festival on Saturday, September 20, from 1 pm to 11 pm at the Asian American Resource Center. The concert features a vibrant roster of local and international musicians with the goal of uniting the diverse cultures and peoples of Austin. #Austin #ATX #WOBEONFEST14

Asian American Resource Center
8401 Cameron Road
Austin, TX 78754
 

“We Play Chekhov: Two Short Stories for the Stage” @ The Long Center | Aug 14-24

Breaking String We Play Chekhov Aug 2014

Breaking String Theater’s We Play Chekhov includes two of Chekhov’s masterful short stories adapted for the stage: The Black Monk (adapted by Kama Ginkas and translated by John Freedman) and the world premiere of playwright Eliza Bent‘s adaptation of Chekhov’s final story, The Fiancée. The Long Center | August 14-24 | #Austin #ATX

The Long Center
Rollins Studio
701 W. Riverside Drive
Austin, TX 78704
 

Women in Latin Music Showcase | Aug. 17

Women in Latin Music Showcase 2014

The Austin Latino Music Association presents the 5th Annual Women in Latin Music Showcase on Sunday, August 17, 2014, from 2 pm to 8 pm at Moose Lodge 1735, featuring Mariachi Amor, Tiarra Girls, Paula Maya, Los Texas Wranglers and La Distancia y Mucho Mas. Purchase $10 Advance Tickets @ (512) 799-0815; Door $15 #Austin #ATX

Moose Lodge #1735
2103 E. M. Franklin Avenue
Austin, TX 78723
 

Texas Folklife “Stories from Deep in the Heart” Reception and Public Listening Party | July 18

Texas Folklife Stores from Deep in the Heart July 2014

Texas Folklife presents a free public listening party and reception for the Stories from Deep in the Heart” Summer Institute program on Friday, July 18, from 6-8 p.m. at the Asian American Resource Center. This year’s program documents Asian and Asian American community traditions through audio stories.  “Stories from Deep in the Heart” is Texas Folklife’s award-winning youth radio program that teaches high school students and teachers how to document family and community traditions through audio documentaries. #Austin #ATX

Asian American Resource Center
8401 Cameron Road
Austin, TX 78754
 

Hillside Concert Series @ A.B. Cantu Pan-American Hillside Theater | July 15, 22, 29

Pan American Hillside Concert Series July 2014

The Hillside Concert Series features #free concerts every Tuesday in July at the A.B. Cantu Pan-American Hillside Theater in East Austin from 7-9 p.m. Tonight’s lineup includes Calle Seis featuring Devin Banda, Hugo Guerrero, Raulito Navaira and J.R. Gomez. #Austin #ATX

July 22 | The Chris Castaneda Project featuring The Real Patron, The Texas Wranglers
July 29 | LOS A-T BOYZ, Ruben Ramos and The Mexican Revolution

A. B. Cantu Pan–American Hillside Theater
2100 East 3rd
Austin, TX 78702
 

Planet Music Series: South Asian featuring Ustad Nizami @ Asian American Resource Center | July 12

Planet Music July 2014

Austin Parks and Recreation Department continues its Planet Music series with an afternoon of South Asian music featuring Ustad Ghulam Farid Nizami at the Asian American Resource Center on Saturday, July 12, from 7-9 p.m. Throughout his 39 year career, Nizami has become a master of Classical Indian, Ghazal, Geet, Qawwali, Bhajan, Pakistani Folk, and Sufi music. He has played for foreign dignitaries including Nelson Mandela and Queen Elizabeth II. #Austin #ATX #Free

Asian American Resource Center
8401 Cameron Road
Austin, TX 78754
 

Bastille Day 2014 @ French Legation Museum | July 12

Bastille Day 2014

Alliance Française d’Austin presents Bastille Day 2014 on Saturday, July 12, from 6-10 p.m. at the historic French Legation Museum. Dance to the beautiful sounds of Christine Albert, along with the Fanfare Skroks, who’ve come all the way from Angers, France to entertain you. Savor delicious sandwiches, pastries, crêpes, fine wine and beers. Activities for the whole family. Tickets $10 in advance or $12 at the door; children 12 and under free. #Austin #ATX

French Legation Museum
802 San Marcos
Austin, TX 78702