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Featuring more than 200 items, "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" is drawn almost entirely from the Harry Ransom Center's collections of ...
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Jun
4
6/4/15 - 6/7/15
X Games Austin will showcase more than 200 of the world's premier athletes in the sports of Skateboarding, BMX, Motocross and Rally. The new event...
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Jun
4
6/4/15 - 6/7/15
ATX Festival is the first festival devoted to Television's history and future. It functions like a traditional fi lm festival with premieres of new...
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Jun
6
Melding deep-heated flamenco, rumba, salsa and pop to the tune of 20 million albums sold, the Grammy Award-winning hit-makers behind 'Bambolé...
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Jun
12
Bikers from all over the country parade down Congress Avenue and enjoy a free concert and activities following the parade.
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Jun
20
Juneteenth, also known as "Freedom Day" or "Emancipation Day," is the oldest known African American celebration commemorating t...
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Jun
27
Come celebrate what keepin’ it weird is all about at the 13th Annual Keep Austin Weird Festival + 5K on Saturday, June 27th! Dress up in yo...
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Jun
27
This year's festival "will explore love, perseverance, and intellectual growth under the heading ‘Black Lives Matter.'" Specia...
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Jul
2
The SocioMX Cup 2015 is coming to Austin on July 2nd at 7:30pm! Come be a part of professional soccer in Austin as Morelia takes on Monterrey at Mi...
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Jul
4
The July 4th Symphony and Fireworks is an Austin Tradition. Free Fireworks, and a Free Live performance by the Austin Symphony. Great food and drin...
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Jul
4
The Hill Country Galleria Independence Day Festival... a FREE celebration of Independence with fabulous art, Live Entertainment, and FIREWORKS all ...
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Jul
18
Some of the best Central Texas amateur golfers will head to Round Rock to tee off in this 17th annual golf tournament.
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Jul
20
7/20/15 - 7/26/15
Our annual GO TEXAN Restaurant Round-Up happens at the end of July every year. Make your plans to dine out in 2015, featuring the flavors of Texas ...
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Jul
25
7/25/15 - 7/26/15
Now in its 8th year, Classic Game Fest has become one of the largest retro video game conventions in the country. Our last event featured more than...
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Aug
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8/1/15 - 8/2/15
The expo will be packed with an abundance of local and nationally recognized veterinarians, groomers, trainers, retailers and organizations primari...
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Aug
1
8/1/15 - 8/9/15
For two weekends, head to New Braunfels for this competitive stomping event and your name will be printed on the label of Dry Comal Creek's 2015 &q...
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Austin CVB Partners with IBM Watson and WayBlazer to Launch Breakthrough Travel Technology

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– The Austin CVB announced a partnership with IBM and WayBlazer at the new IBM Watson Headquarters in NYC yesterday. This state of the art cognitive computing application will be transformational in the travel industry. WayBlazer, an Austin-based company is led by Terry Jones, founding CEO of Travelocity and Kayak. This new tool, with the help of famed Jeopardy beater IBM Watson, will provide the Austin CVB with traveler insights that generate relevant, location-aware and bookable content that help incentivize and customize travel to Austin. The prototype phase is just being completed and will be rolling into a controlled active test by the end of this month with the objective to get it into production by the end of the year if not sooner.

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Austin CVB Opens New Visitor Center

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Austin Visitor Center moves to 602 East 4th Street — opening its doors to a new location and concept model

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Emmy Winning Journalist Peter Greenberg Keynote Speaker at 2014 Austin CVB Annual Luncheon

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Peter Greenberg, an Emmy winning reporter and producer will be the keynote speaker at the Austin CVB 2014 Annual Luncheon. Greenberg is America's most recognized, honored and respected front-line travel news journalist.

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ESPN Selects Austin to Host X Games North America

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Circuit of The Americas and ESPN to Collaborate on Event for Four Years, beginning June 2014

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