Austin Events in February 2017

January 15-February 15PrintAustin
Multiple Venues, Austin, TX
PrintAustin is a month-long celebration of the art of printmaking, with the intent to educate the public about various printmaking programs.
January 19-February 11A Perfect Robot
The VORTEX 2307 Manor Rd, Austin, TX 78722
Presented by The Vortex: Imagine if you could shape the perfect companion. Mollybot is the first step: an artificial intelligence designed to anticipate your needs and desires, to give you the best companionship money can buy. However, Diego, Mollybot’s creator, locked her near-human mind away behind a firewall and disappeared. Deep inside her circuitry and aided by the ghost of Alan Turing, Mollybot works to free herself. Setting Mollybot free means diving into heartbreak, loss, and what it means to be human.
February 2First Thursday on South Congress
Güero’s Taco Bar 1412 S. Congress, Austin, TX 78704
First Thursday of each month, all of the stores along South Congress stay open late. Some of the stores have special sales and give out free drinks on these nights.
February 2Groundhog Day
The Art Garage 11190 Circle Dr, Austin, TX 78736
According to folklore, if it is cloudy when a groundhog emerges from its burrow on this day, then spring will come early; if it is sunny, the groundhog will supposedly see its shadow and retreat back into its burrow, and the winter weather will persist for six more weeks.
February 2-28Black History Month
Various Venues , Austin, TX
To commemorate Black History Month there will be events throughout the city celebrating important people and moments in time in African-American history.
February 3Storytime Art- Be My Valentine
The Art Garage 11190 Circle Dr, Austin, TX 78736
Storytime Art, or StArt! is a great opportunity for your young child to experience art! Storytimes are geared to the 3 – 5 year old preschooler, but some projects could easily translate into a Mommy and Me project for those a little younger. And, of course, anyone older is welcome, as well! Storytimes always include at least one book and a related art project, but often include surprises like songs, poems, and coloring pages.
February 4The 10th Annual Puppy Bowl
Austin Humane Society 124 W Anderson Ln, Austin, TX 78752
The 10th annual Austin Humane Society Puppy Bowl is a Super Bowl-themed, free family-friendly community event featuring AHS adoptable puppies dressed in uniform, children’s activities, and local vendors and businesses.
February 42017 CASAblanca Gala
JW Marriott Austin 110 E 2nd St, Austin, TX 78701
Located at the JW Marriott Austin Hotel, complete with exciting auctions, a casino after-party, delicious cuisine and the inspiring stories of CASA children and volunteers.
February 4Rodeo Austin Gala
Palmer Events Center 900 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX 78704
The Rodeo Austin Gala is one of Austin’s largest black tie affairs, featuring a four-course dinner, cocktails, silent and live auction shopping, and award-winning entertainment by Kacey Musgraves.
February 4Hot Rods & Hatters Festival & Car Show
Downtown Lockhart 301 S Colorado St, Lockhart, TX 78644
Over 30 city blocks of hot rods, “drive in” style movie, food trucks, vendors restaurants and boutiques host a little something everyone in the family can enjoy!
February 5Super Bowl 51
NRG Stadium 1 NRG Parkway, Houston, TX 77054
Super Bowl LI is scheduled for Sunday, February 5, 2017,[2] at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas, and will be the third time the Super Bowl is held in Houston, after VIII in 1974 and XXXVIII in 2004. It will be televised nationally in the United States by Fox[3][4] and Fox Deportes.[
February 11Cupid’s Chase
Brushy Lake Creek Park 3300 Brushy Creek Rd, Cedar Park, TX 78613
Community Options, Inc. invites runners, walkers, and rollers (baby strollers and wheelchairs) to help make difference in the lives of people with disabilities by participating in our annual Cupid’s Chase 5K. Because of you…we can make a difference! – See more at: http://imatter.comop.org/site/TR?fr_id=1415&pg=entry#sthash.AZXsQOxe.dpuf
February 14Valentine’s Day
February 15-18Austin Energy Regional Science Festival
Palmer Events Center 900 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX 78704
The Austin Energy Regional Science Festival is one of Texas’ largest regional science fairs with almost 3,000 students from 3rd through 12th grade. It encourages and rewards innovative student research and provides scientists, engineers and other professionals a chance to volunteer in the community.
February 15-19OUTsider Festival
Various Locations
As one of Austin’s most progressive festivals, OUTsider brings together Austin’s LGBTQI community for five days of creation and inspiration. This multidisciplinary art festival showcases film, performance art, music, visual art and more.
February 17Pixar in Concert
The Long Center 701 W Riverside Dr, Austin, TX 78704
This visually stunning, high-definition, multi-media family show features montages of memorable clips from Pixar’s first 14 films—including Cars, WALL•E, Ratatouille, A Bug’s Life, Finding Nemo, Monsters, Inc., and Brave—all accompanied by your Austin Symphony Orchestra!
February 18Black Excellence Tribute 2017
AISD Performing Arts Center 1500 Barbara Jordan Blvd, Austin, TX 78723
The event will feature the finest talent in the Black community, showcasing Black excellence through song, spoken word, and dance. The event will take place at the AISD Performing Arts Center
February 18-19Williamson County Gemboree
Georgetown Community Center 445 E Morrow St, Georgetown , TX 78626
fun for the entire family with exhibits, demonstrations, games, educational displays, fluorescent minerals, custom and designer jewelry. Hourly door prizes, and a Grand Prize Drawing! Featuring: artisans, craftsmen, collectors, dealers, exhibitors, jewelry-making tools, equipment and supplies, custom and designer jewelry.
February 19Austin Marathon & Half Marathon
Palmer Events Center 900 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX 78704
The Austin Marathon and Half Marathon allow 5,000 participants the experience of running through some of Austin’s most scenic and historic neighborhoods. Highlights include the Hyde Park neighborhood, Lady Bird Johnson Lake, the University of Texas campus, the State Capitol and Congress Avenue.
February 20President’s Day
February 24-26Jugglefest XXIII
Texas School for the Deaf – Seeger Gymnasium 1102 S. Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704
Celebrating its 23rd year, Jugglefest is a three-day event full of workshops, games, demonstrations, and shows featuring juggling, unicycling, and related circus arts.
February 255th Annual Austin Oyster Festival
French Legation Museum 802 San Marcos St, Austin, TX 78702
This is one tasty festival you don’t want to miss! Now in its fifth year, the Oyster Festival is an annual hit among locals and visitors alike. Not sure which kind of oyster you prefer? Try ‘em all while enjoying a little live cajun and “newgrass” music on the lawn!
February 25Carnaval Brasileiro
Palmer Events Center 900 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX 78704
The biggest Brazilian carnaval celebrations outside Brazil – samba, costumes and wild abandon – in the heart of Texas.
February 25- 26That Takes The Cake
Round Rock Sports Complex 2400 Chisolm Trail Rd, Round Rock, TX 78681
Sugar Art Show and Cake Competition. Where everything old becomes new again!
February 26Nurture My Child Fair
Norris Conference Center 2525 West Anderson Lane, Austin, TX 78757
The Nurture My Child Camp Fair is a friendly, community focused camp fair to help parents select the right summer camp for their child. We provide a positive event experience for the camps, families, vendors and sponsors.

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