Your ultimate local guide to events and meetings in Northwest Austin this March

Sunday's Kite Fest has been delayed. The event will be held from 11:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Sunday's Kite Fest has been delayed. The event will be held from 11:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Looking for something to do in the month of March in Northwest Austin? Check out our list of area events, meetings and more.

View a full list of events and our Community Calendar by clicking HERE.


March 3 | Volunteer at a local park
Nonprofit Austin Parks Foundation hosts It’s My Park Day, a twice-annual citywide park cleanup event. Northwest Austin parks with volunteer opportunities include Gracywoods, Great Hills and Mountain view parks. 9 a.m.-noon. Free. Locations vary. 512-477-1566. www.austinparks.org






March 4 | Fly kites with enthusiasts
ABC Kite Fest returns for the 89th year to Zilker Metropolitan Park. Highlights include a kite-flying contest, a 2.1-mile fun run and a children’s concert. 9:30 a.m. (fun run), 10 a.m.-5 p.m. (festival). Free. Zilker Park, 2100 Barton Springs Road. www.abckitefestival.org





March 5 | Learn about summer camps in Austin
The West Austin Summer Camp Fair features representatives from 80 Austin-area camps for parents and potential campers to learn about various programs and participate in games and activities. 4-8 p.m. Free. 7016 Ribelin Ranch Road. www.westaustinchamber.org/summercampfair/ 





March 7 | Watch a performance from Austin Jewish Repertory Theater
Actor Roy Horovitz performs in “My First Sony,” a play about a dysfunctional family in Israel. 7 p.m. Free. 7300 Hart Lane. www.shalomaustin.org





March 10 | Learn about self-expression via technology
Latinitas, a nonprofit that focuses on empowering young Latinas, hosts a free workshop addressing identity and self-expression through media. 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Free. 7500 Blessing Ave.
www.facebook.com/latinitasaustin





March 11 | Listen to a curator from the Smithsonian Institute
Dr. Masum Momaya, curator of the Beyond Bollywood exhibit at the Asian American Resource Center, discusses her work to highlight the contributions of Indian-Americans to U.S. history and culture. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Free. 8401 Cameron Road. www.austin.texas.gov/aarc






March 17 | Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at an Irish pub
Jack & Ginger’s Irish Pub at Domain Northside’s Rock Rose District hosts a street festival with live music, food vendors and drinks. Guest must be 21 or older. 8 a.m.-midnight. Price TBD. www.jackandgingers.pub





March 19 | See WWE Wrestling Live
The World Wrestling Entertainment Live Road to Wrestlemania tour plays the H-E-B Center at Cedar Park with a two-on-one match between AJ Styles and Kevin Owens and Sami Zayn. 7:30 p.m. Prices vary. H-E-B Center, 2100 Avenue of the Stars, Cedar Park. www.hebcenter.com





March 24 | Honor local mentors
The Seedling Foundation, a mentorship program, hosts a gala honoring five local mentors who have significantly impacted the lives of Central Texas children who have incarcerated parents. 6:30-10:30 p.m. $150. The Westin at The Domain, 11301 Domain Drive. www.seedlingfoundation.org






March 24-31 | Celebrate spring at Domain Northside
Domain Northside commemorates the beginning of the Spring season with floral decorations, live music, activities and special sales at participating stores. Event dates and times vary. Free. 11700 Domain Boulevard. www.domainnorthside.com/events-northside-abloom





March 25 | Explore Indian dance culture via center’s exhibit
The Asian American Resource Center hosts Dance Through India, an exhibit and showcase of Indian dance with performances by children and adults. 1-5 p.m. Free. 8401 Cameron Road. www.austintexas.gov/aarc






March 25 | Participate in a free chocolate egg decorating contest
Delysia Chocolatier hosts an white chocolate egg decorating contest. Participants can decorate the chocolate eggs with edible ink markers. The winning egg decorator will receive a chocolate gift basket. 12-5 p.m. Free. 2000 Windy Terrace, Ste. 2C. www.delysia.com





March 27 | Celebrate Women’s History Month
The Austin History Center gives presentations about local Austin women in honor of Women’s History Month. 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m. Free. Milwood Branch Library, 12500 Amherst Drive. www.library.austintexas.gov


By Emma Whalen
Emma is Community Impact Newspaper's Houston City Hall reporter. Previously, she covered public health, education and features for several Austin-area publications. A Boston native, she is a former student athlete and alumna of The University of Texas at Austin.


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