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    Join fitppl Sunday, March 17th for the 2019 SXSW cleanup from 11am – 1pm! We love SXSW, but don’t love the trash left behind. We’ll meet at the intersection of Rainey and Driskill Street, near the dirt parking lot. Cleanup will be around Rainey Street and downtown. All supplies are provided, just bring a friend. Register here so we have an accurate count: https://bit.ly/2TMhGDh – Help us clean the city!

      On Saturday, December 15, Red Bull Music teams up with Austin-based collectives Unbounded and Thank You For Sweating to transform a downtown Austin venue into an all-night party. *Red Bull Music Presents: Equal Axis *is a one-of-a-kind, multi-sensory experience focused on elevating and celebrating the city’s queer community. Three-dimensional art installations and striking projections provide the backdrop for a robust line-up of DJs and performances by Austin-area dancers, drag queens and aerialists.

      Connecting the crowd through sound are musical performances by Austin-based DJs and producers JEVA, Thank You For Sweating, and Wet Male, alongside San Antonio-based House of Kenzo and British-Japanese DJ/producer Maya Jane Coles who makes her Texas debut.

      Austin-based performance artists include aerialists and contortionists Caty Mae and Sarah Sparkles; dancers and genderqueer personalities Josue Allen Hart and Purple Matter; and drag queens Belladonna, Leia Sakura, Ruby Knight and Tatiana Cholula.

      Local artists and collectives Daigon Digital, the Hyperreal Film Club, Perpetual Design and Suzanne Wyss transform the venue into an immersive environment.

      Right now Austin is the place to be and place being talked about. We are topping all the “Best Places To Live” charts and just showed the world that we can live up to all the┬áhype during Formula One weekend.

      Space Chimp Media has put together this cool infographic as a guide to 6th Street. It covers all the “need to know’s” and is a great little guide. Click the image to see the whole thing!