The Menuhin Competition, the world’s leading competition for young violinists, takes place for the first time in the United States at the Butler School of Music on The University of Texas at #Austin campus, Feb. 21 to March 2. Two of the competitors currently reside in Texas: 12-year-old Claire Wells of Plano and Hao Miao, a University of North Texas undergraduate. Event includes concerts, master classes, and community activities with world-class musicians. Performances are open to the public and include #free and ticketed events.
Boomerang’s 8th Annual Australia Day Party takes place Saturday, Jan. 25, beginning at Noon. A silent auction benefits Meals on Wheels and More, and a meat tray raffle benefits the Austin Crows Australian Rules Football Club. Aussie pies, beers and treats available for purchase. Activities for children include a bouncy castle and face painting. The famous Boomerang’s Aussie Pie Eating Contest starts at 5 p.m. (current record stands at 16.8 seconds for one pie). #Austin #ATX #AustraliaDayBoomerang’s Pies 3110 Guadalupe Austin, TX 78705
The 2013 Australian Rules Football Nationals return to Austin, Texas, October 19-20, at the Onion Creek Soccer Fields. There will be 4 men’s divisions of 8 teams and 1 women’s division consisting of 7 teams. Players represent more than 40 major U.S. cities. Show your support for the Austin Crows! #Free entry. #Austin #ATX #USAFLNationals
Onion Creek Soccer Park
5600 E. William Cannon Drive
Austin, TX 78744
Round Rock Ballet Folklorico hosts its 5th Annual Summer Cultural Fest in downtown Round Rock at Prete Main Street Plaza, Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013, from 7-10 p.m. Guest performers include Monsoon Dance, The Love of China School of Dance, Hawaiian Kona Isle, Mayura Blue (fusion bellydance), Kyong Cha and FuzeMove Fitness. Pack lawn chairs and blankets for this #Free family event. #RoundRock #ATX #Austin #WorldCulturesPrete Main Street Plaza 221 East Main Street Round Rock, TX 78664
The Austin Crows Australian Rules Football Club hosts the Houston Lonestars at East Metro Park in Manor on Saturday, May 11, 2013, at 10:30 a.m. Australian Rules Football (Footy) has been in Austin for almost a decade. The Austin Crows are the Division 3, 2010 USAFL National Champions!East Metro Park 18701 Blake Manor Rd.
Manor, TX 78653
Official training for the Austin Crows Australian Rules Football Club starts Saturday, March 23, 2013, at 10 a.m. at Zilker Park, Bottom Deck (northeast corner near Barton Springs Bridge). Subsequent trainings take place every Tuesday and Thursday at 6 p.m. The Crows encourage all new players, and welcome a number of new players every year. The Australian Rules Football season runs from March to October.
Australian Rules Football (Footy) has been in Austin for almost a decade. Members are predominantly from the U.S.A, but include a good number of Aussies and other nationalities. The Austin Crows are the Division 3, 2010 USAFL National Champions!
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