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Austin Saturday, May 12 Events

Chuy's Hot to Trot 5K and Kid K
The 24th Annual Chuy' Hot to Trot 5K & Kid K, benefits Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Texas. With fun for the whole family, race day activities include an appearance by Elvis, live music and a raffle for prizes like a $500 Chuy's gift card and 2 round-trip airline tickets. Location: Hula Hut on Lake Austin. Event ID:5/12

The Austin Symphony presents Classical Mystery Tour -A Tribute to The Beatles
Bring a picnic dinner and hear the world's most acclaimed tribute to The Beatles perform live in concert with the Austin Symphony. Classical Mystery Tour features performances of more than 30 Beatles tunes played and sung exactly as they were written by the Fab Four. Hear timeless classics, including: "Yesterday," Eleanor Rigby," "All You Need Is Love," "Twist and Shout" and much more. Location: Palmer Events Center. Call 512-476-6064 for more info. Event ID:5/12

Disney On Ice presents Princess Wishes
Enter a world of wishes with your favorite Disney princesses in Disney On Ice presents Princess Wishes. Tinker Bell represents the magic of Disney, as she whisks you through a collection of enchanting and beloved Disney stories. Location: Frank Erwin Center. Call 512-471-3678 for more info. Event ID:5/13

Wimberley Market Day
On the first Saturday of the month from April through December, find the unusual and unique at Wimberley Market Day. Over four hundred and fifty vendor booths line tree-covered paths winding over sixteen acres, filled with everything from crafts to furniture. Location: Lions Field, Wimberley, TX. Call 512-847-2201 for more info. Event ID:12/1

Latino Music Month
Latino Music Month returns to the Live Music Capital of the World. Latin country/western, salsa, flamenco artists and more play such venues as City Hall, Austin-Bergstrom International Airport and many of Austin’s nearly 200 live music venues. Visit http://www.austinlatinomusic.com for more info. Event ID:5/30

The American Twenties
The exhibition explores race, religion, capitalism, love and modernism in the decade immediately following World War I through contemporary literature and art. Location: Harry Ransom Center. Call 512-471-8944 for more info. Event ID:7/29

Power to the People: The Electrification of Rural Texas
Walk into a world before television, computers, the i-pod, even refrigerators and running water. The exhibit, Power to the People: The Electrification of Rural Texas, is a unique story of one of the most dramatic events in Texas history. Rural Texas in the 1930s was still in the dark as electric lines hadn’t penetrated the beautiful, but rugged Texas Hill Country. Location: LBJ Library and Museum. Open Daily 9-5 (except Christmas) Free Admission. id:5.2.07

Bat Watching
The 1.5 million Mexican free-tailed bats that live beneath the Congress Avenue Bridge take flight in a mass exodus each night at dusk. Located at Congress Ave. & Cesar Chavez St. Austin, TX 78704.

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