Pfat cats, car shows and more: 4 things to do this weekend in Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto

The monthly Round Rock Car Show returns this weekend.

The monthly Round Rock Car Show returns this weekend.

This weekend's events present a good opportunity to take advantage of a brief expected rise in temperatures before cold weather hits Central Texas again. Here is a list of four things to do this weekend in Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto.

Friday and Saturday: Hutto High School Theatre presents "The Wizard of Oz"
This weekend, Hutto High School again puts on its annual stage production, this year performing this year “The Wizard of Oz”. Several showtimes are available for sale both Friday and Saturday. $5 for students, $10 for adults.

Saturday: Pfat Cat adoption event
The Pflugerville Animal Shelter is hosting a special cat adoption event this Saturday beginning at 11 a.m. Available cats for adoption will be $1 per pound for adoption costs and any cat over 10 pounds will be free. If you can guess a cat’s weight within half a pound, the cat will be completely free. Free. 11 a.m. Pflugerville Animal Shelter, 1600 Waterbrook Drive, Pflugerville. 512-990-7387.

Saturday: Men's roller derby tryouts
Austin Anarchy, the local men’s roller derby charter, is hosting tryouts for its new season at the Austin Sports Arena. Attendees are required to wear a white and black shirt with their respective numbers and provide their own protective gear. Free. 7 p.m. Austin Sports Arena, 3918 Gattis School Road, Round Rock.

Sunday: Round Rock Car Show
The Round Rock Car Show, a monthly car show, returns to the city’s downtown area this Sunday. The classic car appreciation event is a “Shine and Show” event with no fee for entry or judging and free and open to the general public. Free. 10 a.m. 301 W. Bagdad Ave., Round Rock.

By Iain Oldman
Iain Oldman joined Community Impact Newspaper in 2017 after spending two years in Pittsburgh, Pa., where he covered Pittsburgh City Council. His byline has appeared in PublicSource, WESA-FM and Scranton-Times Tribune. Iain worked as the reporter for Community Impact Newspaper's flagship Round Rock/Pflugerville/Hutto edition and is now working as the editor for the Northwest Austin edition.


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