Apr 4, 2024 - Things to Do

Weekender guide

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๐Ÿงบ Make a picnic and listen to Austin pop musician San Gabriel play at the French Legation as part of the "Under the Oaks" series. Friday at 6pm, free.

โœ๏ธ Attend a screenplay reading of "Love, From Ellie," about a 9-year-old trying to throw a party at a memorial for her father. Friday at 7pm at the Motion Media Arts Center, $30.

๐Ÿฆž Celebrate one year of Aaron Franklin's Uptown Sports Club with a crawfish boil and jambalaya at the East Austin spot from 11am-3pm Saturday.

๐Ÿš› Climb into something very heavy duty at the Touch-a-Truck event at the Divine Savior Academy in Liberty Hill. Saturday, 10am-2pm, free.

๐ŸŽถ Listen to traditional South Asian music with a performance of Nizami Qawwali and the jazz collective Atlas Maior at the Vesper Austin. Saturday, 4-7pm. $15.

๐Ÿš€ Get in the mood for the eclipse by stopping by the Austin Nature and Science Center's NASA Mars exhibit. Saturday, 10am-4pm and Sunday, noon-4pm, free.


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