Event: Travis Heights Art Trail, 11/7 & 11/8

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The Travis Heights Art Trail is this weekend, November 7 – 8 from 11am-5pm. This is a grassroots art show, created by and for the artists of Austin. Each year, this city gem showcases some of the city’s longest practicing artists as they open up their homes and studios to the public. The Trail has become an area tradition, with thousands of fans walking along the beautiful streets of the Travis Heights neighborhood.

The Travis Heights Elementary School Arts Program is one of the highlights of the show. Parents and children from the school display and sell “kid” art as a way to fundraise for the school art program. Plans are in place to add other school art programs as well.

New this year, the 13th year of the Art Trail, is:

  • a literary house at Fairview and Newning Avenue featuring local authors with book readings and signings.
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  • a music house on Travis Heights Blvd. featuring Fulmore Junior High music students.
  • art cars with a mini car parade and cars at various houses.

Learn about the artists by address here.

Click on the map below to print out a PDF version.

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About Nicole Basham 793 Articles
A native Austinite and soccer-playing mom, Nicole uses her 10-year-old son as an excuse to rediscover her hometown through his eyes. In Thoreau's words, her mission is to "suck out all the marrow of life", or in her son's words, to cultivate in him a love of "advenchers".

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