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Peter and The Wolf
Second Youth Family Theatre's original adaptation of this classic tale told through the powerful use of music and movement. Location: The Dougherty Arts Center, 1110 Barton Springs Rd. Call 512-386-8292 for more info. Event ID: 5/17

Walk Me Home: 5K Walk/Run & 1K Kid's Run
Walk Me the place I belong 5K Walk and 1K Kid's Run is the only nationwide walk for foster care. Location: San Gabriel Park 900 N. College Street; Georgetown, TX 78626. Call 512-719-3222 for more info.

Old Pecan Street Spring Arts Festival
Over 200 artists and craftspeople join musicians and food vendors to turn Sixth Street, originally named Pecan Street, into a lively street fair. Location: East Sixth Street. Event ID:5/4

FUSE BOX Festival
An annual 10-day contemporary arts festival featuring ground-breaking new works in theater, film, dance, visual art and music. Event ID: 5/3

Baby Bloomers
Discover the exhibits and play in a relaxed atmosphere with other families with small children when the Museum is open exclusively for this age group. Location: Austin Children's Museum. Call 512-472-2499 for more info. Event ID: 5/5

The People's Gallery at City Hall
The 2008 exhibition of the People's Gallery at City Hall features over 100 artworks on loan from Austin artists, galleries and museums. Location: City Hall, 301 W. Second Street. Call 512-974-9313 for more info. Event ID:1/30/09

On the Road with the Beats
This exhibition takes visitors on a journey through the cities, landscapes, and communities that fostered and shaped the most important works of the Beat Generation, from the early 1940s to the mid-1960s. Location: Harry Ransom Center. Call 512-471-8944 for more info. Event ID:8/3

Play It By Ear

Come explore the art and science of tinkering with sound in our new feature exhibit. Bring to life artworks created by sound artists. Make your own sound art. Experiment with echoes. Change your voice to sound like a robot. This exhibit takes a creative, playful approach to learning all about sound production and reception. Location: Austin Children's Museum, 201 Colorado St. Time: T-Sat, 10am-5pm; W, 5pm-8pm $1 donation; Sun, noon-5pm; 4pm-5pm free.. Event ID:9/14

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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