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    Well Aware is excited to partner with the Artist Couple for a unique World Water Day celebration!

    This one-of-a-kind Village event will showcase a variety of works by Austin-area artists, each donating a percentage of proceeds to our clean water projects.

    You’ll get to see the unveiling of a brand new Well Aware impact story campaign, connect with our loyal, incredible community, and meet new people who love impact + art!

    Clear your schedules on Friday, March 22nd and mark your calendar from 6-8:30pm for this evening filled with inspiration, community, and clean water impact.

    Meet the incredible artists who will showcase their work:
    Sara Mack (Artist Couple)
    Topher Mack (Artist Couple)
    Becca Borrelli
    Robert Calloway (Calloway Studios)
    Ilene Listrom (Inlighten Designs)
    Joy Underdahl (Booby the Illustrator)
    Travis Timm
    Anna Muniz (Watercoloratx)

    Food, drinks. music and great vibes will be provided. All you need to bring is yourself- and some good friends.

    More details to come, stay tuned!

      Popping up on March 10, 2019 from 6 PM to 2 AM at Cheer Up Charlies in Austin, Texas, CYBERBABES is a one-night music and art festival amplifying the work of femme and queer musicians, DJs, performance and visual artists. Presented by #bbatx, Y2K Technologies and p1nkstar, Inc., CYBERBABES showcases world-class acts with Austin favorites, creating an innovative and otherwise unattainable experience. Performers include Alok V. Menon, Dorian Electra and umru, joined by 15 additional acts.

      The event is free and open to the public with RSVP and has been made possible by Cheer Up Charlies, Tito’s Vodka and Red Bull. 21+. RSVP now at bossbabes.org/cyberbabes

        ” On a mission to foster creative liberation and the love of fate, Enchantments presents the first Wizards’ Exposé – Ritual Art Showcase & Costume Gala. A sacred container for our community of weird wizards, clown-priests, freak-charmers, queer-bombers, love-bugs, poetic-waxers, and the like, to practice intentional psycho-magic ritual-performance art.


        WHAT TO EXPECT
        – A variety show style showcase of ritual performance art
        – An incredible dance party with DJ Manny
        – Ritual Chaos Magic Workshop with Raby
        – The opportunity to be selected to perform in a psychedelic fashion show
        – VIP perks like performative massage, cocktail service and a balcony view of the show, should you choose the VIP ticket option
        – Ecstatic Dance with Fracassi Firefly
        – Magical vendors, creatures, installation AND MORE!”
        https://www.facebook.com/events/353213985410124/
        https://enchantmentsmagazine.com/market/admission-wizards-expose

          Frida Friday ATX presents “Frida & Friends: Lovers Day Edition”. Gifts for bae, your gal pals and YOU – cuz obvi, treat yourself. We’ll have amazing food, mimosa bar in the courtyard, some special treats and some of our fave local friduchas.

          Want to vend with us? All are welcome to apply to our Frida and friends pop ups. Apply to vend at FridaFridayATX.org/involvement

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          ABOUT Frida Friday ATX:
          Frida Friday ATX is Austin’s only monthly Womyn of Color centered marketplace. We promote alternative economies by centering and promoting self-identified WoC creatives. To learn more about our mercado and our additional programming, please visit:
          fridafridayatx.org / @FridaFridayATX

            Shopping during the holidays can be stressful. We’re making it stress free.

            Whether you’re looking for the perfect gift for that special someone or you want to treat your self (do it!) we’ll be hosting a number of local vendors who have a little something something for everyone! Plus you’ll be supporting local businesses. It’s a win-win.

            Live Music
            Seasonal Drink Menu
            Photo Booth
            Food Truck Gobble Gobble

            21 & up.

              Join us for Art Under The Oaks! An annual event where we invite local artisans to sell their work under our sweeping canopy of oaks. We will have hot food and drinks for sale as well. Perfect timing to pick up a few unique gifts!

                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.

                  With holiday shopping in full force our November Sip & Shop is the perfect time to get into the holiday spirit with a cocktail or two! This month we are proud to have an event made up of all women owned businesses. Shop local from these badass brands:

                  The Sage Soul
                  Prickly Pear Art
                  Kerr Street Candle Co.
                  NVMBR DCMBR Jewelry
                  Succulents by Reeve
                  Wonderlikewander

                  Live Music
                  Food from Gobble Gobble Food Truck

                  Happy sipping & shopping!

                  This event will be outside weather permitting otherwise it will be moved indoors!

                  21 & Up.

                    FB Event: tinyurl.com/FFATX-Oct2018

                    Frida Friday ATX is back for October! Every month we feature a full house of amazing vendors, artists, and LOTS of fun for the whole family.

                    During October’s market we’re welcoming new artists and makers full of the magical experience you’ve grown to love at each of our Mercado’s. We are here for womyn- led economies & for celebrating Austin’s rich culturally diverse communities – and it shows!

                    * OCTOBER FEATURES*
                    MUSIC by See Jane Spin
                    LOTERIA called by Grandma Steven
                    Onsite/ Take Home Craft by Crafty Girl Austin
                    And, Tamale Houses’ authentic Mexican cuisine.
                    PLUS 25+ onsite vendors.

                    ABOUT Frida Friday ATX:
                    Frida Friday ATX is a local movement for economic and gender justice that creates monthly marketplaces & diverse cultural spaces. We promote alternative economies, and support self-identified Womyn of Color artists, makers and entrepreneurs.

                    Our onsite market at Tamale House is every second Friday 6-10pm.

                    *** This months graphic features artwork by Vogue Vignette her beautiful #frida inspired piece, which she painted onsite during the August mercado! ***

                    To learn more about our mercado and our additional programming, please visit:
                    fridafridayatx.org / @FridaFridayATX

                    Interested in volunteering for this October event? Sign up here:
                    https://www.fridafridayatx.org/involvement/

                      detail of mural with public tours text
                      Join Landmarks for an hour-long, docent-led walking tour of works in the public art collection. Meet your docent at Nancy Rubins’ Monochrome for Austin at 10 am and learn how Landmarks artists approach different media. The group will examine 2-D and 3-D works by Sol LeWitt and Nancy Rubins.

                      Free and open to the public. Tours are held rain or shine; please dress accordingly.

                      Please note the time change. June through September tours will start at 10 a.m. due to the summer heat.

                      EVENT DATE:
                      Sunday, 2 September 2018 –
                      10:00am to 11:00am
                      LOCATION:
                      24th and Speedway
                      ADMISSION:
                      Free