Markets & bazaars
Barton Creek Farmers Markets. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays. Parking lot of Barton Creek Square Mall, intersection of South Loop 1 and South Capital of Texas Highway.www.bartoncreekfarmersmarket.org.
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21st Annual Capital City Marching Festival
Co-hosted by Crockett and LBJ high schools, high school bands from around Texas showcase their halftime shows. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday. $5-$8. Toney Burger Stadium, 3200 Jones Road. www.capitalcitymarching.org.
Good Life 5k and Fair
Good Life Taylor, Texas, hosts a chipped and timed 5k and fair to raise funds. Race: 9 a.m. Saturday; fair: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. $25 early registration, $30 day of race. Bull Branch Park, Dellinger Street, Taylor. www.goodlifetaylor.com.
Gruene Music & Wine Festival
Four-day festival begins Thursday with wine tasting, live music, door prizes, and food on sale. Music includes Ray Wylie Hubbard, Cody Canada, Stoney La Rue, Micky & the Motorcars, Band of Heathens, Sons of Fathers, the Trishas and more. $15 in advance, $20 at the door. Continues Oct. 11-13. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday. Gruene Historic District, 1601 Hunter Road, New Braunfels. www.gruenemusicandwinefest.org.
Keep Calm and Give Hope 5k and Fun Run
5k and fun run to support Crowns of Hope Texas, a nonprofit providing financial support for trafficked and sexually abused females in and around Austin. 8:30 a.m. Saturday. Brush Lake Creek Park, 3300 Brushy Creek Road, Cedar Park. www.crownsofhopetexas.org.
North Face Speaker Series: Dean Karnazes
Ultramarathoner and author Dean Karnazes presents “Running Adventures From Earth’s 7 Continents.” A VIP reception ($20) will be at 5:30 p.m. to meet Karnazes. Free seating is available with registration and reserved seats ($8) are also available. 7:30 p.m. Monday. Stateside at the Paramount, 719 Congress Ave. www.thenorthface.com/speakerseries.
Pfamily Pfestival and Expo
Featuring children’s activities, demonstrations, performances, door prizes, public safety display and more. Free. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Stone Hill Town Center, intersection of Texas 45 and 130, Pflugerville. www.pfchampber.com/www.
Round Rock Chalk Walk and Arts Festival
Artists create works of art on concrete. Live music, food, crafters, jufflers and more. 2 to 9 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday. Downtown Round Rock. www.roundrockchalkwalk.com.
Sacred Springs Powwow
Native American arts and crafts booths, performances, exhibits and presentations. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday. 921 Aquarena Springs Drive, San Marcos. www.indigenouscultures.org/schedule.html.
A series promoting health and wellness. 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Free. Whole Foods Market, 525 N. Lamar Blvd. 512-476-1206, www.bluehoneyyoga.com.
Family events this week
Alamo Drafthouse Kids Camp
“Zathura.” 10 a.m. Saturday and Sunday, Alamo Lakeline. “Hotel Transylvania.” 11 a.m. Saturday and Sunday, Alamo Village. “Coraline 3D” 10 a.m. Saturday and Sunday, Alamo Slaughter Lane. Free. Visit the Alamo’s website for more information and for theater addresses. www.drafthouse.com.
Flying Theater Machine
Interactive improv for kids. 2 p.m. Sundays. $8. The Hideout Theatre, 617 N. Congress Ave. 512-476-0473, www.hideouttheatre.com.
Play giant chess outside. 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. Saturdays. Free. Brush Square Park, 409 E. 5th St. 512-974-6700, www.austinparks.org/childrens-programs.
Kid-related activities, arts, crafts and learning about healthy eating. Noon Sundays. Free. Whole Foods Bee Cave, 12601 Hill County Blvd, Bee Cave. 512-206-2730, www.wholefoodsmarket.com.
Ruta Maya Kids Show
Music, dancing and more. 10 a.m. Sundays. Free. Ruta Maya eSpress Trailer, 1209 S. First St. 512-573-8707, www.rutamaya.net/cafe.
“What’s the Story, Steve?”
Improvised, interactive theater for kids featuring Steve the poodle. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays. Pay what you wish. ColdTowne Theater, 4803 Airport Blvd. Suite D. 512-814-8696, www.coldtownetheater.com.