Austin Museum Day | Sept 21

Image Credit: Austin Museum Partnership

Image Credit: Austin Museum Partnership

The Austin Museum Partnership presents Austin Museum Day – a free, community-wide rediscovery of Austin-area museums and cultural organizations. Take the entire family out to enjoy exhibits and activities at more than 35 cultural organizations, including: Austin History Center, Blanton Museum of Art, French Legation Museum, George Washington Carver Museum and Cultural Center, German-Texan Heritage Society, Mexic-Arte Museum, Mexican American Cultural Center and more! #Austin #ATX #Free

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International Music Festival | Sept 6-7

International  Music Festival 2014

The Texas Music Museum presents the 4th Annual International Music Festival celebrating the diverse cultures of Austin with #free live entertainment and music from around the world. September 6-7 | 12:30 pm -7 pm | George Washington Carver Museum and Cultural Center | #Austin #ATX

George Washington Carver Museum and Cultural Center
1165 Angelina Street
Austin, TX 78702
 

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 Ironwood Hall in Downtown Austin. 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

Ironwood Hall

505 E 7th Street

Austin, TX 78701

 

Rhythm on Stage @ the Long Center | July 1-22

Image Credit: Long Center

Image Credit: Long Center

The Long Center and Ballet Austin invite you to dance this summer. Rhythm on Stage is a series of #FREE dance lessons followed by open dance. Doors at 7 pm; instruction at 7:30 pm. All ages. #RhythmStage #Austin #ATX

  • July 1 |  Zumba with Rebekah Fowler – RSVP
  • July 8 | Bollywood with Prakash Mohandas and Divya Dinakar – RSVP here
  • July 15 | Hip-Hop with Shepherd Allen – RSVP here
  • July 22 | West African with Jean Claude Lessou – RSVP here
The Long Center
Meredith Family Stage in Dell Hall
701 W. Riverside Drive
Austin, TX 78704

Jazz OUTside @ Kenny Dorham’s Backyard | June 26

Jazz Outside June 2014

DiverseArts presents Jazz OUTside at Kenny Dorham’s Backyard on Thursday, June 26, from 7-10 p.m. Lineup includes Dave Laczko, Altas Maior, Brazilian Space Program and Jam Outside. Great food nearby and BYOB (cans and plastic only). Pack lawn chairs and blankets. Suggested Donation: $5; Kids Free #Austin #ATX

Kenny Dorham’s Backyard
1106 E. 11th Street
Austin, TX 78702
 

KUTX MapJam’s “Summer Jam 2014” featuring Afro-Latin, Cajun and Psych-Dub | June 21

KUTX Summer Jam 2014

KUTX MapJam’s “Summer Jam 2014” takes place Saturday, June 21, from 3-6 pm at Austin Beer Garden Brewing Co. Summer Jam is a scaled-down version of MapJam with all performances taking place in one location. MapJam emphasizes the unique spaces where music is made in Austin. Lineup includes three very different genres of music: Afro-Latin, Cajun and psych-dub. All-ages event. #Austin #ATX #AustinMusicMap

3-3:45 p.m.: Gumbo Ce Soir (Cajun)
4-4:45 p.m.: Cilantro Boombox (Afro-Latin), with special guest Gina Chavez
5-5:45 p.m.: Holiday Mountain (psych-dub)

Austin Beer Garden Brewing Co
1305 W Oltorf St
Austin, TX 78704

World Refugee Day @ the Bullock Texas State History Museum | June 14

World Refugee Day 2014

Celebrate World Refugee Day at the Bullock Texas State History Museum on Saturday, June 14, 2014, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The day begins with a naturalization ceremony for new American citizens at noon and continues with a wide variety of activities for the whole family–arts and crafts, face painting, a photo booth, entertainment (SeVana Marimba and X8 Drumming), food and international music. #FREE and open to the public. #Austin #ATX

Bullock Texas State History Museum
1800 N. Congress Avenue
Austin, TX 78701