Eric Tessmer 

This right-handed blues guitarist has taken over the blues scene in Austin. He will be bringing his guitar to  perform at the Granada Theater with special guest Alan Hayes.

Cost: $17-$29

When: 8 p.m

Where: Granada Theater, 3524 Greenville Ave.

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60s rock

Influences include the Beatles, Simon & Garfunkel, CSN&Y, Dave Mason, Donovan, Moody Blues, Elton John, Shake Russell, Willis Allan Ramsey, Cat Stevens and many more. 

Cost: $5

When: 6 p.m.

Where: The Balcony Club, 1825 Abrams Road

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Date night

You and your boo deserve a date night. What better way to de-stress from the week than wine and painting? Grab a glass of Pinot and a paintbrush and get artsy. 

Cost: $30

When: 7-10 p.m.

Where: Pinot’s Palette, 6465 E. Mockingbird Lane 

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Get ready to laugh with ACT Improv at the Pocket Sandwich Theatre. 

Cost: $7-$12 

When: 11:15 p.m.

Where: Pocket Sandwich Theatre, 5400 E Mockingbird Lane

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Family fun games

The Arboretum invites the young and the young at heart to participate in a hula hoop contest, hopscotch, “Ring Around the Rosie,” Duck, Duck, Goose, a cake walk and more.

Cost: Free with general admission ticket

When: 11 a.m.  to 1:30 p.m.

Where: Dallas Arboretum, 8525 Garland Road

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