By Christine Felton
Photography Credit Geoff Duncan.
Headed to Austin this January? Get your fill of live music, outdoor activities, cultural events and exhibits you won't find anywhere else! Here are our top events and exhibits this month:
Ice Skating On The Plaza at Whole FoodsWhole Foods LamarSpend an afternoon on the rink at the Whole Foods flagship store on North Lamar. Then head inside for a cup of cocoa or cider and live, local music on the weekends! Daily: 10 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
1/2/20 - 1/12/20
Around AustinThe first week of January might be the best time for a music fan to visit Austin. Why? Hundreds of Austin bands participate in this annual event that encompasses multiple venues all over Austin.
1/10/20 - 1/11/20
"Rach Star"Long CenterJoin Austin Symphony Orchestra around the musical universe as pianist Orion Weiss takes us on a ride through Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 3 and the Piano Quartet in G Minor, composed by Brahms.
"Arte Sin Fronteras: Prints from the Self Help Graphics Studio"Blanton Museum of Art
This exhibition highlights the radical, inventive, and formally rigorous work that Chicanx printmakers produced at the famous printmaking studio and cultural hub in East L.A.
1/14/20 - 2/15/20
FronteraFestHyde Park Theatre
Produced by the Hyde Park Theatre, FronteraFest is a four-week, fringe theater festival featuring hundreds of local and national artists.
M Half MarathonDowntown Austin3M Half boasts one of the fastest half marathon courses in the country. Enjoy a mostly downhill course that takes you past some of Austin’s finest locations and finishes downtown near the Texas State Capitol.
Martin Luther King March and FestivalHuston-Tillotson UniversityJoin the march from the MLK statue at the University of Texas campus to historic Huston-Tillotson University to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s legacy for Austin and the world.
1/21/20 - 1/26/20
"Hello, Dolly!"Bass Concert HallBroadway comes to Austin, with "Hello, Dolly!" live on stage at the Bass Concert Hall. Winner of four Tony Awards including Best Musical Revival, "Hello, Dolly!" is the universally acclaimed smash that NPR calls “the best show of the year!”
Posted by: Visit Austin
Posted on: 13/01/2020