Posted 1/3/2014 6:58:00 PM
Here's what's up in Austin this weekend.  Have a great weekend, be safe, don't drink and drive! -Autumn

FRIDAY - JANUARY 3RD ----------------------------------------
Blue Man Group
Friday, Jan 3 8:00p
.....Get ready for Blue Man Group to thrill Austin with its high-octane theatrical experience! Escape the ordinary and surround yourself in an explosion of comedy, music, and technology. If you’ve never seen Blue Man Group, it’s a must-see. If you’re already a fan, don’t miss it.
Floyd Domino, Redd Volkaert
Friday, Jan 3 7:00p
The Blues Specialists, James Hand
Friday, Jan 3 6:30p
Free Week: Hello Wheels, Possessed by Paul James, El Campo, Sour Bridges
Friday, Jan 3 8:00p
Free Week: Whiskey Shivers, Holiday Mountain, Borrisokane, Alex Napping
Friday, Jan 3 7:00p
Tyrone Vaughan
Friday, Jan 3 10:00p
Austin Toros vs. Texas Legends
Friday, Jan 3 7:30p
....Join the Austin Toros as they take on the Texas Legends on Fri., January 3, 2014. Tickets start at just $5 and season ticket packages are currently available. For more information about the event and how to participate, contact the Austin Toros Office at 5122368333.
SATURDAY - JANUARY 4TH -------------------------------------
Foam Glow 5K
Saturday, Jan 4 7:00a
....What is Foam Glow™ 5K? Foam Glow™ 5k is a unique experience focused less on speed and more on Glow in the dark fun with friends and family. Glowing runners come from all different ages, shapes, sizes, and speeds; but everyone who registers to glow has the time of their life. Whether you are a long term runner or a walk around the park stroller, the 3 miles of the Foam Glow™ course will have you shining brite and waiting for the next run
Texas Longhorns vs. Oklahoma Sooners Basketball
Saturday, Jan 4 7:00p
Hot Texas Swing Band
Saturday, Jan 4 6:30p
....A new experience to the sound of western swing. Feel the thrill of jazzy horns combined with fiddle, steel guitar and the hot licks of some of the finest musicians in Texas.
Free Week: Austin Vida Showcase
Saturday, Jan 4 9:00p
.....Free Week is upon us once again and Austin Vida is proud to present our signature showcase once again at the legendary Stubb's. This year we are proud to present the best of Latin indie, punk and fusion-cumbia in one great all ages show for FREE. We have two of Austin's hottest up-and-comers and two of our faves from out-of-town.
Pinata Protest
The Young Maths
Como Las Movies
Migrant Kids
Mike Reardon, Hamilton Loomis, Ryan James
Saturday, Jan 4 7:00p
The Joe Ely Band, David Ramirez
Saturday, Jan 4 9:00p
SUNDAY - JANUARY 5TH ------------------------------------------
Salute to Vienna
Sunday, Jan 5 2:30p
....Salute to Vienna is a timeless tradition. It’s an extravaganza of familiar, easy-to-listen-to music combined with dance, acting and storytelling that recalls happy memories of a time when life was less complicated. It’s a musical confection that delights the ears, eyes, and soul, leaving audiences feeling joyful and filled with energy and optimism, ready to take on the year – and world – that lies ahead. Discover Salute to Vienna for the first time – or all over again.
First Sundays at the Bullock Museum
Sunday, Jan 5 12:00p to 6:00p
Bullock Texas State History Museum
.....First Sundays at the Bullock Museum offer free admission for all from noon to 6 p.m. to exhibitions that tell the unfolding story of the history, culture and people of Texas. Kids will love story times just for them with hands-on activities, stories, songs, games and more. One of the most popular attractions in Central Texas, the museum has welcomed more than 5 million visitors from all around the world since it opened in 2001.
The Welch Boys, Sam Baker, Raina Rose, Reed Turner, Ali Holder
Sunday, Jan 5 4:00p
Resentments, John Gaar, the Hill Country Gentlemen, Piqued Jacks
Sunday, Jan 5 5:00p
ALL WEEKEND -----------------------------------------------------------
Bob Schneider: "We Invented Love Somehow..."
....New mixed media work from Austin singer songwriter Bob Schneider. Long known for his musical output, Bob Schneider has slowly but surely been evolving into one of Austin's most important artistic visionaries. His mixed media works play on the dark side with a glint of whimsy
Jackie Kashian
.....There are a whole bunch of reasons we’re huge Jackie Kashian fans, not least that she’s such a good comic that she’s starred in her own half-hour special for Comedy Central, among other impressive achievements and accolades (hell, The Minneapolis Star-Tribune raved “Jackie Kashian’s comedy is that rare, wonderful combination: smart and funny”) and she’s been in the comedy racket long enough to boast an acting credit on “Murphy Brown.” In a weird way, the two points are not unrelated:
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