Hey Austin! What are you doing this weekend?
City of Cedar Park will be hosting a Daddy Daughter Dance on Friday, February 7th from 6pm to 8pm at the Recreation Center (1435 Main Street, Cedar Park). There will be fun, laughter, dancing, princess carriage, and light refreshments! Each daughter will receive a rode and a photo to remember the evening. For more information click here.
The 20 Colors/20 Hours Cycling Fundraiser hosted by Pure Ryde will begin Friday, February 7th at 7pm and run through Saturday, February 8th at 3pm. 20 Colors / 20 Hours is a 20-hour indoor cycling fundraiser that invites beginner riders, competitive cyclists, fitness enthusiasts, cancer patients, survivors, and everyone in between to hop on a stationary bike and raise funds to help Austin area cancer patients and their support network. For more information click here.
Ushicon is back! The convention for anime fans old enough to vote returns to Round Rock February 7th thru February 9th. It will be at the Wingate Inn & Conference Center (1209 I-35 Frontage Rd N, Round Rock). There will be special appearances from Josh Grelle and Terri Doty. For more information click here.
Get out and have some fun at the ATX Sports and Adventures Softball Tournament! It will be at Krieg Fields (515 South Pleasant Valley Road, Austin) on Saturday, February 8th starting at 8:30am. The championship game is scheduled for 4:10pm. Three game guarantee and t-shirts provided for all players. The winning team will walk away with the tournament trophy and free entry into the next co-ed softball tournament. For more information click here.
Central Market will be busy this weekend! They are partnering with Creative Action on February 8th to host FriendFest! It will be at the Central Market North Lamar location (4001 North Lamar, Austin) from 11am until 2pm! Friend Fest is an interactive day of fun for kids and the whole family, teaching them how to make friendship bracelets, make valentines, decorate cookies, enjoy live music and a bunch more fun activities. For more information click here.
Central Market on North Lamar will also be hosting an event for all the CHOCOLATE lovers in Austin! Chocolate in Every Bite with David Owens, Chief Chocolatier at Taste, Bissenger’s will be Saturday, February 8th at 10am until 12:30pm. Spend your morning immersed in the diverse flavors of chocolate. Dave, who was a notable restaurant chef before joining Bissinger's, will introduce you to both savory and sweet ways to make the most of chocolate in every dish that makes up this meal: Pear, King Oyster Mushrooms, Smoked Cherries, Hazelnuts, Parmigianno Reggiano, Chicory & Milk Chocolate Vinaigrette; Scallops, Coconut, Milk Chocolate, Curry & Chili with Puffed Rice & Herbs; Cocoa-rubbed Beef Skewers with Black Garlic & Banyuls; and Strawberry Red Hot Hearts! For more information click here.