10 Unique Texas Festivals You Should Visit

10 Unique Texas Festivals You Should Visit These 10 unique Texas festivals do things a bit differently. Whether they’re showing off vibrantly decorated vehicles or boasting of an elaborate costume contest, these events are unlike any other. Big Country Balloon Fest World Championship BBQ Goat Cook-Off Bertram’s Oatmeal Festival Arlington Festival of Quilts Billy the Kid Festival Texas Firearms Festival Houston Art Car Parade Texas Pirate Festival The O. Henry Pun Off Buda Weiner Dog Races     CAMP CONTEMPORARY YOUR CHILDHOOD CAMP— ALL GROWN UP Join us this fall for Camp Contemporary,…

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Sound on Sound Fest at SHERWOOD FOREST

SHERWOOD FOREST 1883 OLD HWY 20 MCDADE, TX NOV 4 • 5 • 6 BEACH HOUSE • EXPLOSIONS IN THE SKY • PHANTOGRAM • RUN THE JEWELS • BIG BOI • PURITY RING • DESCENDENTS • COURTNEY BARNETT • DEATH GRIPS • YOUNG THUG • THURSDAY • MAC DEMARCO WALE • GUIDED BY VOICES • FLAG • BOYS NOIZE • A-TRAK • CHARLES BRADLEY & HIS EXTRAORDINAIRES • FIDLAR • THE DEAD MILKMEN • YOUTH OF TODAY • STRFKR • JAGWAR MA • CARCASS  •  THEE OH SEES • WILD NOTHING • AESOP ROCK • CURSIVE •…

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FOOD EVENTS ALL OVER AUSTIN!!!

FOOD EVENTS ALL OVER AUSTIN!!! Friday 13 UNTAPPED PRE-PARTY Fri., May 13, 4:30-6:30pm. Hops & Grain Brewery, 507 Calles, 512/537-9756. www.fb.com/events/973679839380229 Saturday 14 AUSTIN RUGBY CRAWFISH BOIL Sat., May 14, noon-5pm. Burr Rugby Field, 6013 Loyola. $20; under 12, free.. www.austinrugby.com CELEBRASIA AUSTIN: ASIAN PACIFIC AMERICAN FOOD AND HERITAGE FESTIVAL Featuring Eric Silverstein of The Peached Tortilla, Dr. Foo Swasdee of Satay, Chaya Rao of Chaya’s Elite Cooking Club, Phil Yennerell of the HOPE Farmer’s Market, and Austin Chronicle contributor MM Pack. Sat., May 14, 11am-3pm. Asian American Resource Center,…

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The Austin 100: A SXSW 2016 Mix

The Austin 100: A SXSW 2016 Mix (NPR) A-Wa, “Habib Galbi” [MP3] Adia Victoria, “Dead Eyes” [MP3] Al Scorch, “Everybody Out” [MP3] Alex Napping, “Trembles Part II” [MP3] All Dogs, “That Kind Of Girl” [MP3] And The Kids, “All Day All Night” [MP3] Anderson .Paak, “The Season/Carry Me” [MP3] Aubrie Sellers, “Sit Here And Cry” (from New City Blues) [MP3] Aurora, “Running With The Wolves” [MP3] Bayonne, “Spectrolite” [MP3] Beach Slang, “Bad Art & Weirdo Ideas” [MP3] Beverly, “Victoria” [MP3] Big Ups, “National Parks” [MP3] Bird Dog, “The Ocean And The…

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17 things that make every Austinite proud

17 things that make every Austinite proud By Molly McManus  http://austin.culturemap.com/   We are proud of many many things, but see what is prominent on our list at Austin Culture Map!!! CLICK

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Trans-Pecos Festival 2015 September 24-27, 2015

El Cosmico | Marfa, TX elcosmico.com Trans-Pecos Festival 2015 Fellow cosmonauts, prepare for the 10th Annual Trans-Pecos Festival of Music + Loveat El Cosmico. September 24-27, 2015 A group of intrepid wanderers convene at El Cosmico for a weekend of live music, sandlot baseball, workshops, art installations and more in the majesty of Marfa, Texas. We invite you to join us.  Festivalgoers can expect the same alchemystical blend of music, art, baseball, friends and more under the big sky. To get excited, check out some great images of last year’s…

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