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Lilium – world’s first electric VTOL jet

Hill Country Adventure Rentals Lilium has successfully tested its all-electric vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) jet for the first time, and you can watch the inaugural test flight above. The basic concept of a VTOL is that it has the benefits of a helicopter in terms of taking off without requiring a huge runway, but once airborne, it can still achieve the higher top speeds of a fixed wing aircraft like a jet. Lilium is a completely new way of traveling – elegant, fast, electric. There will be a world…

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GROUPON – MotoGP April 21 and 22

MotoGP Red Bull Grand Prix of the Americas on April 21 and 22 MotoGP Red Bull Grand Prix of the Americas Circuit of The America 04/21/17 at 8:30 a.m., Turn 15: One Ticket Expires Apr 21, 2017 Discount 64% Over 30 bought $69 $25 04/21/17 at 8:30 a.m., Grandstand: One Ticket Expires Apr 21, 2017 Discount 41% $59 $35 04/22/17 at 8:30 a.m., Turn 15: One Ticket Expires Apr 22, 2017 Discount 55% Over 60 bought $89 $40 04/22/17 at 8:30 a.m., Grandstand: One Ticket Expires Apr 22, 2017 Discount 30%…

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APRIL FESTIVALS!

(pic- Lightning & Blue Bonnets. Robert A Boyd Fine Art.) 4/12/17 – 4/16/17 Fusebox Festival Various Locations Fusebox is a hybrid arts festival that champions adventurous works of art in theater, dance, film, music, literature, visual and culinary arts. The festival takes place over 5 days in venues and locations all over the city. Hundreds of local, national and international artists across all disciplines converge for one of the most unique cultural events in the country. www.fuseboxfestival.com Balloons Over Horseshoe Bay Resort. Courtesy of Joe Purvis. 4/14/17 – 4/16/17 Balloons Over Horseshoe Bay…

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30 Classic Cocktails: An Illustrated Guide & more!

How To Make 30 Classic Cocktails: An Illustrated Guide Skinny Summer Cocktails Liquor Delivery in Austin – Beer, Wine & Liquor | Drizly Austin – Wine, Beer and Liquor delivered – Minibar Delivery Spec’s Delivery – Instacart   Sunday 9 AFTERNOON TEA Sip your weekend away. Saturdays & Sundays, 3-5pm. Goodall’s Kitchen, 1900 Rio Grande St., at the Hotel Ella, 512/628-4200. $25, adults; $15, 12 and under. www.goodallskitchen.com BRUNCH WITH CHARLOTTE Alaskan chef Charlotte Gordon brings brunch to the evening hours. Sun., April 9, 6:30-9pm. (2017) Dia’s Market, 812 Justin…

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THE NEED FOR SPEED

Land speed record The land speed record (or absolute land speed record) is the highest speed achieved by a person using a vehicle on land. There is no single body for validation and regulation; in practice the Category C (“Special Vehicles”) flying start regulations are used, officiated by regional or national organizations under the auspices of the Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile.[1] The land speed record (LSR) is standardized as the speed over a course of fixed length, averaged over two runs (commonly called “passes”).[2] Two runs are required in opposite…

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Ar†stråda magazine

A Dark Moto-Centric Art+Entertainment Guide Vans Warped Tour Is Planning To Expand To 14 More Countries Haunted ATX – Austin’s only mobile haunted tour! Hey Artists!! Open Call Begins Today! Apply by 4/9 to take part in either Fall’17 or Winter’18 STAR Residencies! Guttenberg Arts http://tinyurl.com/zxwrh6b  pic.twitter.com/DYftTzJzOh These major cities are starting to go car-free http://wef.ch/2lxv3lr  Plane, Train and Automobile: This Concept Car Transforms into All Three http://dlvr.it/NZxG5G  Showtimes for Ghost in the Shell NEW Mod Alert – Checkout the newest Slingshot Items! 26th WGT 2017 – Official Website Wave-Gotik-Treffen Leipzig…

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in and around AUSTIN SXSW 2017

in and around AUSTIN SXSW 2017 check this page as we begin to fill it with the #Free, the #Cool, the #CantMiss of #SXSW 2017!!! FREE No SXSW badge? No problem with these free events 2017 SXSW OFFICIAL FREE EVENTS DO512 FREE Austin, TX Sxsw Events FEATURED EVENTS Hotel Vegas & Volstead 6 Year Anniversary party with A Giant Dog, Flesh Lights, Big Bill, The Reputations, Mean Jolene Mar 9 @ 7:00 pm MAR 10 Fri Do512 presents EPIC! Interactive with Fat Tony, A Giant Dog, Flint Eastwood, The Zoltars,…

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AMPLIFY AUSTIN !!!! LIVE HERE | GIVE HERE ! !

On Amplify Austin Day, you are able to go to one place to find 700 mission-driven organizations providing real and tangible solutions Amplify Austin and Amplify Austin Day are produced by I Live Here, I Give Here, whose mission is to cultivate the power of giving back. Programs such as Amplify Austin Day, See Jane Give, Give Back Jack and Austin Involved are designed to encourage participants to find the issue they care most about and take action to become part of the solution. For more information, visit ILiveHereIGiveHere.Org.  …

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COMAL RIVER n New Braunfels!

COMAL RIVER   Spring up in New Braunfels! The Comal River is a beautiful pristine spring-fed natural flowing body of water that has been the pinnacle attraction for New Braunfels for generations. The headwaters spring up from the Edwards Aquifer, flowing through Landa Park, passing Downtown New Braunfels, bordering Schlitterbahn Waterpark and eventually merging with the Guadalupe River. The Comal River in New Braunfels is one of the shortest navigable waterways in the United States. The water temperature is a steady 70-72 degrees year round, which makes it refreshing in the Texas summer heat…

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Art Grants & The Elements – Euphoria 2017

FAQ Are you a creative individual wanting to bring your vision to Euphoria 2017 (in the form of an art installation)? Apply for our inaugural Art Installation Grant Program, and you could receive funding for your project! Applications will be closed by the end of this week, so be sure to submit your designs ASAP. ART GRANTS Calling all performers and instructors of the arts! If you wish to perform, live paint, lead yoga or teach a workshop at Euphoria this year, then The Elements application is your time to…

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meanwhile in San Antonio. . .

San Antonio night life is spread-out wide and far in the city!!! 😀 . Here are the best hits! Dance Clubs by San Antonio Neighborhoods Alamo Heights Historic Civic District San Antonio Downtown Houston Street Midtown Monte Vista Historical District North Downtown SoSo (South of Southtown) Uptown Selma San Marcos Stone Oak Hill Country La Villita North Central Northwest Side East Side Near East Side Universal City Citizens On Alert Edison Lavaca Oak Park-Northwood Shearer Hills-Ridgeview Tobin Hill Wax Club Lounge Neighborhood: Alta Vista 2211 San Pedro AveSan Antonio TX…

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meanwhile in Houston. . .

The UNDERWORLD NIGHTCLUB™ Secret Bars in Houston | Underground, Hidden Bars & Clubs Houston’s 10 Best Metal Bars and Clubs | Houston Press  Etro Lounge   AUGUST BURNS RED Event Date: Wednesday, Feb 01, 2017 Event Date – Wednesday, February 1st w/ Protest the Hero In Hearts Wake ’68 All ages On sale 10/21 $23 ADV $25 DOS Day Of Box Office: $27.00 TICKETS Doors open at 6:00PM Show time: 7:00PM view additional info… Classic Numbers – EVERY Friday! Event Date: Friday, Feb 03, 2017 – – – Houston’s Longest…

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meanwhile in Dallas. . .

TREES DALLAS DEEP ELLUM Upcoming Events Bleeding Hearts Ball 02.12.2017 Sunday Feb 12th The Church and the Vampire Court of Dallas present The Bleeding Hearts Ball Performances by: Icky Muffin (lyra) Nicki Knockout (aerial chains) Deadgirl Circus Charity raffle for Texas Heart Institute of Dallas Special drinks by Virus Vodka Plus Fangs by Jesse Shoemaker Vendors selling vampy wares Tarot readings by Kim Giammarco Roving magicians: Monkey the Magician and Alan Paoletti Magic Dj Joe Virus main room / Bill Stanley video bar $10 and $5 w/tags 21+ / $15…

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1984

Nineteen Eighty-Four, often published as 1984, is a dystopian novel by English author George Orwell published in 1949.[1][2] The novel is set in Airstrip One (formerly known as Great Britain), a province of the superstateOceania in a world of perpetual war, omnipresent government surveillance, and public manipulation. The superstate and its residents are dictated to by a political regime euphemistically named English Socialism, shortened to “Ingsoc” in Newspeak, the government’s invented language. The superstate is under the control of the privileged elite of the Inner Party, a party and government that…

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Contemporary Art 101 Lecture Series and Classes

Contemporary Art 101 is a Members-only art history lecture series at the Art School. This spring, we are delighted to continue this wildly popular series with Dr. Kate Green, featuring eye-opening lectures on various topics in contemporary art since the 1990s. Contemporary Art 101 is available in both a daytime and evening session. Both series start February 2. Space is limited! Please register for the full course of seven lectures online at the links below or by phone at 512 458 8191. You may also email membership@thecontemporaryaustin.org with questions or…

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Arch Motorcycle Co.

ARCH “The Story” from arch motorcycle company   ARCH “The Story” from arch motorcycle company on Vimeo.   GARD HOLLINGER Co-founder Gard Hollinger grew up in Los Angeles during the tail end of the mid-century modern movement, bombing around the Hollywood Hills on dirt bikes past buildings seemingly dropped from outer space. In fact he spent his formative years living in such a structure; a Lautner-designed piece up on Mullholland known as the Garcia House. His intro to the motorcycle world came in the form of the famous Purple Taco…

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VALENTINE X by House Of Torment (Feb)

DATES & HOURS OF OPERATION FRIDAY & SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 10TH & 11TH 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM TICKETS GENERAL ADMISSION $24.99 Admits one person to all attractions. This ticket is subject to waiting in the General Admission line; wait times vary depending on night attending. FAST PASS $34.99 Reduce your wait! Reserved in 1 hour time blocks. The Fast Pass Line will be approximately 1/3 the wait of General Admission. Valentine X is a special, Valentines Day-themed horror event that takes place at several haunted houses around the country. The…

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FREEWEEK #FREE AUSTIN 2017

  The Mohawk on Saturday, January 7. It features two stages with some of Austin’s finest. Outside you’ll find Walker Lukens, Los Coast, Moving Panoramas, and Tinnarose, all of which are accessible, pop-leaning acts who had great years. On the inside stage there’s another set of artists that have been killing it as of late: Quiet Company, Mama K & The Shades, A. Sinclair, Elijah Ford, and Carson McHone. Don’t miss this one. Free Week Sunday: Boyfrndz, the Ghost Wolves, Digital Wild at Swan Dive. The bill promises a secret…

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NEW YEARS things to do! ! ! 2016

art by NatalieVonRaven

Friday, December 30th Marvelous Nerd Year’s Eve 11a | Sheraton Dallas Feel like getting out of Austin for the weekend? Head up to Dallas for Marvelous Nerd Year’s Eve! A four day event celebrating pop culture (films, television, comics, music, cosplay, and so much more) with the man, the myth, the legend: Stan Lee. Willie Nelson & Family New Year (sold out) 6:30p | ACL Live at the Moody Theater Willie is back at ACL Live to ring in the New Year! And as always, he’s bringing his friends (like Ryan…

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