Earth Day events are scattered around South Austin through Sunday. Find other events happening in the area this weekend here:
Friday-Sunday, April 20-22
The Austin Auto Show returns
The Austin Auto Show features more than 200,000 square feet of new cars, trucks and SUVs at the Austin Convention Center. Visitors have the opportunity to get behind the wheel of some of their favorite cars, trucks and SUVS from a variety of manufacturers. The event takes place at various locations outside of the convention center. Ride & Drive participants include Toyota, Chevrolet, Ford and Chrysler-Jeep-Dodge-Ram. $3.75-$6.
10 a.m.- 6 p.m. Austin Convention Center, 500 E. Cesar Chavez St., Austin. www.autoshowaustin.com
Saturday, April 21
The Hive celebrates a milestone birthday
The Hive is six months old and guest are invited to celebrate with a crawfish feast throughout the day at the family-friendly event. 11 a.m.- 5p.m. Free. The Hive Austin, 10415 Old Manchaca Road, Austin. 512-366-8120. www.hiveaustin.com
South Austin Business Association hosts an Earth Day Recycling Event
Volunteers from the South Austin business community will be on hand to collect office paper for shredding, paint for recycling and household batteries for recycling. The City of Austin Water Conservation office will offer tips on how to save water.
9 a.m.-1 p.m. Free. Bethany Lutheran Church, 3701 W. Slaughter Lane, Austin. 512-971-9343. www.southaustinbusiness.org
Yarn and Wine at The Sated Sheep
The Sated Sheep will have live music and a trunk show by Leon Alexander with Logan and Jose on site to play with customers and color selections. The store will have new yarns from Olann and Nice and Knit. There will also be a couple of wine specials, charcuterie sketchers and live music.11 a.m.-6 p.m. Free to attend.
The Sated Sheep, 100 Commons Road, Dripping Springs. 512-829-4607. www.satedsheep.com
LeRoy and Lewis celebrates 1 year anniversary
New school barbecue truck’s LeRoy and Lewis will be celebrating their one year anniversary with an afternoon of barbecue, beer, and more. Guests can enjoy food and drink specials featuring a collaboration cocktail with neighbor Cosmic Coffee & Beer. Pitmaster Evan LeRoy will smoke the hits from the past year with specials including bacon ribs, crispy skin pork belly, and brisket, in addition to the regular menu items like 44 Farms barbacoa, peaceful pork and more. The team will also be raffling off a Yeti filled with goodies to benefit the Austin Food & Wine Alliance.
11 a.m. Free. Cosmic Coffee & Beer Garden, 121 Pickle Road, Ausitn. 512-945-9882. www.leroyandlewis.com
Sunday, April 22
Celebrate Earth Day with Yoga
Celebrate Earth Day outside with a morning of yoga by adZENtures. An individual ticket will plant a tree in Central Texas, and includes a Tito’s drink or Live Oak beer, Outdoor Voices gift bag, and bites from Thunderbird Bars and Sips By. The one-hour yoga class will begin at noon. Space is limited.11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. $25. Eden East, 755 Springdale Road, Austin. 512-443-5323. www.treefolks.org