101x Summer Cinema
Wayne’s World at Central Market
Unplugged at the Grove
Quiet Company at Shady Grove
Austin Ice Cream Festival
Waterloo Park | 10am -7pm $10 entry fee with free ice ceam, Kids 8 & under are free
Blues on the Green
Zilker Park | Band TBD
Made in Texas Film Series: “IN COLD BLOOD”
Spirit Theater – Bob Bullock Museum | 7:30p
The 2012 Made in Texas Film Series — featuring movies made by Texans or in Texas, or both — focuses on literary adaptations.
Unplugged at the Grove
Ray Wylie Hubbard at Shady Grove
Concerts in the Park @ the Long Center
Austin Home and Garden Show
Austin Convention Center
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Fully Charged Erwin Center
The most electrifying edition ever of Ringling Bros. celebrates all kinds of power, including performance power, horsepower, manpower, the power of beauty and grace and sheer amazing athletic power. Circus-goers will experience mind-blowing daredevilry, spectacular superhuman stunts and never-before-seen performances that are sure to energize Children Of All Ages.
Wednesday-Friday, Aug. 22-24 at 7:30PM
Saturday, Aug. 25 at 11:30AM, 3:30PM and 7:30PM
Sunday, Aug. 26 at 2PM and 6PM
More Info: uterwincenter.com/events/2012/august/circus
8th Annual Ice Ball benefiting Big Brothers Big Sisters
7:00 PM – 12:00 AM
Hilton Downtown, 500 E. 4th Street, Austin, Texas 78701
Kate Garrett | 512-807-3615
Congress Avenue Bridge | 5 PM until Midnight
All ages welcome
8 Bands on 2 Stages, FREE Admission!
Austin Hot Sauce Festival
August 26, 2012 | Fiesta Gardens
Out of Bounds Comedy Festival
August 28 – September 3, 2012
Multiple Austin Theaters and Venues
Rocky Horror Show
Playhouse Smithville, 110 Main Street, Smithville, TX 78957, 7:30 & midnight
Live on stage at Playhouse Smithville: The Rocky Horror Show. It’s just a jump to the left! Come scream at the characters…but be careful, they bite! Richard O’Brien’s original stage production of the Rocky Horror Show.www.playhousesmithville.com
Bastrop Homecoming & Rodeo
Mayfest Hill, Bastrop, TX
3 nights of rodeos and dances, class reunions, a Grand Parade on Saturday, food and craft vendors, games, a carnival and much more.
The Red Velvet Cake War
7:30p at Bastrop Opera House
In this deliciously funny Southern-fried comedy, the three cousins have picked the hottest day of July, smack-dab in the middle of Texas tornado season to throw their family reunion. Their outrageous antics have delighted local gossips in their small Texas town. A parade of wildly eccentric townspeople gather, and things spin hilariously out of control.
Messina Hof Harvest: Wine, Dine & Dinner
Exciting dinner theater entertainment will be performed by StageCenter actors throughout the evening as guests enjoy winery cuisine prepared by the Vintage House Restaurant, paired with Messina Hof wines. The two acts will include ?May I Recommend The Crow?? in which a woman is waited on by her ex-husband who she cleaned out in a nasty divorce, and ?Sure Thing,? a romantic comedy involving a couple?s first meeting and the gaffes and conversational minefield that lead them to love. www.MessinaHof.com
Bobby “Bevo” Bryant Memorial Golf Tournament
Pine Forest Golf Club
The Bobby “Bevo” Bryant 2012 Memorial Golf Tournament benefiting the Boys and Girls Clubs is a tournament format with a four-person scramble with prizes awarded for first, second and third place scores. Tee time is 8:00 a
Monster Jam Monster Truck Racing
2:00p at Cedar Park Center, Cedar Park, TX
Hotter than Du Duathlan
7:30a at Brushy Creek Sports Park
Come out and join us for Cedar Park’s only Duathlon! 3rd Annual Hotter Than Du, Duathlon and a 5K fun run/walk is brought to you by Afuera Texas benefiting United Way of Williamson County. http://www.afueratexas.com./Hotter_Than_….php
Kids Bowl FREE at Mel’s Lone Star Lanes all Summer long!
Kids 15 and under Bowl FREE at Mel’s all Summer long!
** Fri-Mon: open to 7pm
** Tue-Thu: open to 5pm
Registration required at www.kidsbowlfree.com/mels. What a great way to keep cool, get some exercise and have some fun. Remember – Rain or Shine we’ll show you a good time ~ let us BOWL you over!
6:00p to 8:00p at Paisano Pizza & Pasta
Enjoy live Jazz by Joe Romeo, every Wednesday night from 6 – 8p while dining in Georgetown’s best Italian restaurants for over 15 years.
Alice in Wonderland
8:00p at Sam Bass Community Theatre
The play Alice in Wonderland, created by the Manhattan Project, relays a truth that is paralleled only by the original story by Lewis Carroll. It reflects a beauty only otherwise achieved in the dreams of a sleeping child. It goes far beyond boundaries and rules set for playwrighting, and creates the magic the mind’s eye has only seen before, and puts it on stage.
9th Annual 5K for Clay
8:00a at Clay Madsen Recreation Center
The first 350 entrants will receive a 5K for Clay dry fit runner’s shirt. Registration fees range from $18-$28. roundrocktexas.gov
Movies in the Park: Dolphin Tale
7:30p at Old Settlers Park
Everyone is encouraged to bring lawn chairs and picnic blankets to comfortably enjoy the movie. Pre-movie activities start at 7:30 pm and the movie starts at dark. Enjoy games and trivia hosted by Round Rock Parks and Recreation Department; play at the playground; or bring a volleyball or another outdoor ball or toy to enjoy prior to the movie.
Summer Concert Series
7:00p at Main Street Plaza
Round Rock’s free Summer Concert Series returns for 2012 featuring Nick Rogers and Jeremy Martinez!!