Austin Duck Derby for Boys & Girls  Clubs
Aug
3
10:00 AM10:00

Austin Duck Derby for Boys & Girls Clubs

Celebrate summer in downtown Austin with the Sixth Annual Austin Duck Derby right on the doorstep of 2ND Street District benefiting Boys & Girls Clubs of the Austin Area (BGCAA). Mark your calendars to join BGCAA on Saturday, Aug. 3 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Presented by Kidd Roofing, this truly unique Austin event includes a family-friendly festival and a rubber duck race, which will begin at 11 a.m. with the launch of 19,000eco-friendly rubber ducks into Lady Bird Lake from the Ann Richards Congress Avenue Bridge. 

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Austinites are invited to participate by adopting one or multiple ducks to compete in the race, with individual prizes to be awarded for top-finishing ducks. Proceeds from adoptions benefit Boys & Girls Clubs of the Austin Area together with the Austin Boys and Girls Club Foundation—ensuring that thousands of local youth can reach their full potential to become productive, caring and responsible citizens.

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White Linen Night
Aug
3
6:30 PM18:30

White Linen Night

  • West 2nd Street Austin, TX, 78701 United States (map)
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White Linen Night, Austin's coolest party of the summer is returning on Saturday, August 3. Taste some of Austin's best dishes, sip on refreshing wine and beer, and enjoy live music from Tje Austin all while giving back to local non-profits including Austin Food & Wine Alliance. Tickets for the 7th annual block party are on sale NOW and available for purchase here.

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Santa Lounge & Market
Dec
8
1:00 PM13:00

Santa Lounge & Market

Enjoy holiday music from KP and the Boom Boom and Drew Davis at W Austin while sipping holiday cocktails and browsing the local Holiday Pop-Up Shops. This activation will offer guests first-class retail options for all their holiday shopping needs. Stores participating include Sikara & CoEsperosAustin General StoreLuxe ApothetiqueModClothNina Berenato Jewelry, Sara Reichardt Designs, and Tina Reddy Jewelry. The first 50 guests will receive a complimentary holiday cocktail.

Winners from the 8th Annual Holiday Window Walk will also be announced at 4:00pm!

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Holiday Window Walk
Nov
23
to Dec 8

Holiday Window Walk

Starting on November 23, visitors can watch the storefronts of 2ND Street District as businesses transform into festive holiday scenes during the eighth annual Holiday Window Walk. St. Edward's University students will put their design skills to to the test for their chance to win $6,500 worth of scholarships on behalf of the 2ND Street District. Participating stores include Hemline AustinLeague of RebelsAustin Rocks TexasToy JoyAuthentic Smiles Dental StudioAustin General Store and Luxe Apothetique.

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White Linen Night
Aug
4
6:00 PM18:00

White Linen Night

White Linen Night is back for its sixth year on Saturday, August 4 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. The ticketed block party will feature bites from some of Austin’s favorite restaurants in the 2ND Street District, performance by Tameca Jones, wine pairings and beer provided by local brewery, 4th Tap Brewery Cooperative.

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Bella Desi Summer Pop Up Event
Jun
26
3:30 PM15:30

Bella Desi Summer Pop Up Event

You are invited on for a meet and greet with the designer, Jaya Shukla, from Bella Designs, a contemporary line of resort clothing.  

Join us for Bella Desi’s Summer Pop up shop hosted by Sikara & Co. on Tuesday, June 26th. Enjoy wine and cheese while shopping for styles from local Designer Jaya Shukla of Bella Desi and go on an adventure through jewelry inspired by Sikara founder, Mousumi Shaw’s global travel photography.

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Bella Desi line at Sikara
Jun
26
to Jul 1

Bella Desi line at Sikara

Bella Desi has Texas friendly styles! Natural, vegetable dyed, hand print dresses. Soft, comfortable tops made from organic and natural fabric. Shibori beach and resort dresses and more just in time to take on your vacation.

Sikara will be carrying the Bella Desi line at our Flagship downtown store June 26–July 1.

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INTERNATIONAL DANCE DAY
Apr
29
1:00 PM13:00

INTERNATIONAL DANCE DAY

Celebrate and experience dance from around the world with us! Classes only $9.

The goal of International Dance Day is to celebrate dance, to revel in the universality of this art form, to cross all political, cultural and ethnic barriers and bring people together with a common language—dance. 

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