Asian events this weekend - October 7
Never knew we had such an active Filipino community here! Filipino Young Professionals and Pinoy Potluck have been organizing some pretty cool stuff, definitely check them out.
Friday, October 7
Y'all We Asian @ Fallout Theater ($)
Austin's Asian American improv troupe returns for "a night of stand up and improv" on the first Friday of each month.
📍 Fallout Theater (616 Lavaca St, Austin, TX 78701)
⏰ Friday October 7, 8-9pm
Saturday, October 8
Navrus & SAIVA Present: Diwali at the Domain (Free)
"Live Entertainment, Classical & Bollywood Dances, Fashion Show, Tons of Desi Shopping - Clothing, Jewelry, Gifts, Handicrafts, Kids Corner, Games, and more!"
📍 The Domain (3225 Amy Donovan Plaza, Austin, TX 78758)
⏰ Saturday October 8, 12-9pm
Filipino Night Market ATX (Free)
"The first-ever night market championing Filipino small businesses in Central Texas."
📍 Moontower Cider Company (1916 Tillery St, Austin, TX 78723)
⏰ Friday October 14, 6-10pm
Maria and the Mouse Deer: A Whimsical Earth-Saving Adventure With Animal Friends From the Philippines ($)
”Maria and the Mouse Deer” tells the Philippine folk tales of Maria, fairy of the mountain, and the clever Mouse Deer through a "colorful short story ballet celebrates the different species of Southeast Asia and the beauty of caring for the earth and all its creatures."
📍 Ballet Austin's Butler Center for Dance & Fitness (501 W 3rd St, Austin, TX 78701)
⏰ Weekends 10/15-16 & 10/22-23, multiple times
Round Rock Diwali Festival - The Festival of Lights (Free)
"Bring your friends to enjoy beautiful street lights, savory food, music, cultural music dance, 40+ live performances, beautiful Rangoli (sand art), and a fashion show. Kids can learn various arts and crafts while others can partake in free Bollywood dance lessons."
📍 Centennial Plaza (301 W Bagdad Ave, Round Rock, TX 78664)
⏰ Saturday, October 22, 3-10pm
These events happen on a regular basis, so I don’t always mention them. There might be something new since the last time you checked!