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Austin Calendar of Events: March 2011

Here’s the Austin, Texas calendar of events for March 1st – 31st, 2011. Number 1 on the list is everyone’s favorite, South by Southwest (SXSW) – Austin 2011. There are probably many more that I’ve missed, but here are some highlights for the month. Without further ado…

-It’s My Park Day, Austin’s Citywide Park Service Day

March 5, 2011 –

– SXSW – March 20-11 – Music, Film, Interactive and more.

The Breakdown:

Interactive: March 11-15
Film: March 11-19
Music: March 15-20

More info on SXSW Austin Activities:

Guitar Players in Austin

– Zilker Kite Festival: March 6th, 2011 at Zilker Park, Austin, TX

– Becoming Tennessee Williams

Nov 30, 2010 – Jul 31, 2011

Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center

With his plays The Glass Menagerie (1945) and A Streetcar Named Desire (1947), Tennessee Williams (1911-1983) reinvented the theater. This exhibition draws on the Ransom Center’s extensive collection of his manuscripts, correspondence, photographs, and artwork to explore the idea, act, and process of artistic creation.

– Nature Nights- Stargazing at the Wildflower Center

Mar 4, 2011 – Mar 4, 2011

Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, 4801 La Crosse Avenue, Austin, Texas

A night of celestial discovery on Friday, March 4 from 6 to 9 p.m. at our first monthly Nature Night of the Spring season. Experts from the McDonald Observatory, Austin Planetarium, Austin Astronomical Society and other organizations will talk about the cosmos above our Texas Hill Country. Field telescope viewing and take-home astronomy crafts will be on hand during the event. On April 1, Nature Night will focus on wildflowers and pollinators. Admission, $1 (free for Wildflower Center members.)

Austin skyline

– Star of Texas Fair and Rodeo

9100 Decker Lake Road, Austin, TX 78724

March 11-26, 2011;

Zilker Garden Festival 2010

Saturday, March 27 & Sunday, March 28
10am – 5pm daily
$5 Adults, $3 Children (3-12 yrs.)
Parking $3

Old Settler’s Music Festival – April 14-17, 2011

is Central Texas’ signature music event featuring Grammy winning Americana, arts & crafts, camping, food & libations. Acoustic jazz & blues, bluegrass, old-time local faves & award-winning artists from around the world.

2011 Austin Reggae Festival: April 15-17 – Auditorium Shores, Austin, Texas

Bill Maher Mar 26   7:00 pm – The Moody Theater

Los Lonely Boys Mar 29 5:00 pm – Waterloo Records