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Launching tonight at Industry Print Shop is MARK Skateboards- a creative collaboration from Austin-based Marc English and Mark Gobble. Founded as an artistic alternative to the skateboards currently on the market, MARK plans to offer a range of limited edition, globally inspired decks. Individually silk-screened by hand, the decks are equally as beautiful on the wall as on the pavement. Check out the designs (plus an exclusive 20% discount) and kick off the weekend with some Live Oak beer at Industry.
The workday is just about over, and you can almost taste that margarita. Well, if you’ve yet to solidify your evening activities, we’ve rounded up a few ideas to get your night started. Tick-tock, tick-tock…
Sponsored by Univision and Gowalla, La Condesa’s third annual outdoor fiesta is closing down W. 2nd St. between Guadalupe and San Antonio. This free event will feature authentic Mexican street fare, refreshments and a steady set of live music.
La Condesa Downtown Block Party
…Those flattering words for Bill Cunningham were spoken by none other than famously tight-lipped Anna Wintour. As the original street style genius, Cunningham has been snapping stylish characters and trendsetters for over 30 years. Finally making its way to Austin as part of AIGA Austin’s Reel Design film series, Bill Cunningham New York is showing tonight at the Drafthouse at 7pm. Catch it if you can!
Sunday evening marked the first anniversary celebration for local nonprofit, Community Yoga Austin. Hosted by South Congress favorites By George and Kendra Scott, the family-friendly event offered a free yoga class for kids while parents were encouraged to shop the boutiques. With 15% of sales going directly to CYA, the event kicked off the venture’s revamped ‘First Sunday’ series. First featured in our January issue, Community Yoga is the brainchild of two of Austin’s creative entrepreneurs – Alyson Fox and Jyl Kutsche.