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1. See hundreds of the top mountain bike riders race in the Mellow Johnny’s Spring Classic at Lance Armstrong’s estate near Dripping Springs on Saturday and Sunday, with food from local eateries. Click here for more details.
2. The Texas Youth Word Collective poetry slam contest finals will be held on Saturday night at Ruta Maya. Be advised that the content may by shocking in language and topic. For more information, please click here.
3. The Austin Chamber Music Center is presenting 9 hours of nonstop music on Sunday at the Long Center, including pianist Michelle Schumann, Line Upon Line Percussion, and Lyriko Guitar Trio among others. Click here to learn more.
4. Always so much live music, never enough time! This week we suggest Nocturnal Fest at Apache Pass both Friday and Saturday, Jeff Lofton at the Elephant Room on Friday, Robert Cray at One World Theatre on Monday, and The Cinco de Mayo Block Party on 2nd Street on Thursday. Enjoy!