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 Texas Bamboo Festival
Bamboo plants and crafts for sale, silent auction, lectures from experts and local growers on growing bamboo. Free with admission to Zilker Botanical Garden, $1-$2. 2220 Barton Springs Road. 512-929-9565, www.bamboocentral.net/festival21.html.
Austin International Music Extravaganza
Featuring music from Ghana, Japan, Cuba, Trinidad, Brazil and Nigeria. $10. 8 p.m. Friday. Spiderhouse Ballroom, 2906 Fruth St. 512-480-9562, www.spiderhousecafe.com.
Austin Pagan Pride Day
Family-friendly event with live music, local artisans, belly dancers, workshops, food trailers, ritual celebrations, tarot readers and a drum circle. 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday. Free, $3 suggested donation. Zilker Park Polo Tables, 2286 Andrew Zilker Road. www.paganprideaustin.org.
Camp Gladiator Boot Camp
A series promoting health and wellness. 8:30 a.m. Mondays. Free. Whole Foods Market, 525 N. Lamar Blvd. 512-476-1206, www.bluehoneyyoga.com.
KUTX Live at Umami Mia Pizzeria
Outdoor music series. This week: What Made Milwaukee Famous and DJ Mixer Rogers. 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays. Free. 1500 Barton Springs Road. livevibe.ticketbud.com/rsvp.
Patriot Day Ceremony
Program of honor and remembrance, raising of U.S., Texas and military flags, recognization of first responders and patriot of the year. Reception to follow. 9 a.m. Wednesday. Veteran’s Memorial Plaza, EmilyAnn Theatre & Gardens, 1101 FM 2325, Wimberley. www.emilyann.org.
Walk or run a 5k course and enjoy music, food and kids’ activities while raising awareness of pancreatic cancer. 7 a.m. Saturday. Free-$35. Drake Bridge (First Street Bridge), Lady Bird Lake Hike and Bike Trail. purplestride.kintera.org/faf/home/waiver.asp?ievent=1068878.
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.
Thrift Set Orchestra
Traditional Jazz and swing dancing at the Butterfly Bar to music by local band. 9:30 p.m. Mondays. $5-$15. 2307 Manor Road. www.vortexrep.org.
¡Viva México! ¡Viva La Independencia!
Family-friendly event to celebrate Mexico’s Independence Day with live music, guest speakers and a contemporary reenactment of El Grito. Free. 5 p.m. Saturday. Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center, 600 River St. 512-974-3772, www.austintexas.gov.
Wooldridge Square Reopening Celebration
After a year of work by the Parks and Recreation, the square reopens with family activities, live music, food vendors and special performances by Dale Watson on Friday and the Austin Symphony Big Band on Saturday. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Free. www.downtownaustin.com/daa/wooldridge-square.
Family events this week
Alamo Drafthouse Kids Camp
This week: “School of Rock.” Alamo Lakeline: 10 a.m. Saturday and Sunday; Alamo Village: 10 a.m. Saturday and Sunday; Alamo Slaughter Lane: 10 a.m. Saturday and Sunday. 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.
Storytime with Phillip
A free activity, story and snack. 9 a.m. Wednesdays. Free. Whole Foods Lamar, 525 N. Lamar Blvd. 512-542-2200, www.wholefoodsmarket.com.
“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.