? Join Austin Vida on Sat., Sept. 24 for Open Congress at The Texas Tribune Festival — a full day of must-see interviews and provocative discussions with names you know and others you should. Happening along Congress Avenue between 7th and 11th streets, Open Congress brings Texas’ breakout politics and policy ideas event to downtown Austin’s main thoroughfare for all to enjoy.
RSVP to attend this free, public event. Austin Vida is a proud media partner.
? Calling all artists! The arts nonprofit MAS Cultura has openedsubmissions to be featured in the upcoming exhibit "Luz," during its November MAS Cultura Fest. All local Latino, emerging and established artists are encouraged to submit their artwork. All mediums will be considered. Deadline is Sept. 20. Apply here.
?️ The 2022 Midterm elections are on the horizon. Have a voting question? Text the word ‘Austin PBS’ and your question to 855-670-1777 or go here and get your question answered directly. Austin PBS and America Amplified will be researching and answering voter questions. Austin Vida plans to share upcoming stories based on your questions.
? Know a high schooler interested in climate change and environmental justice? The Austin Youth Climate Equity Council is now accepting applications. The program is in partnership with EcoRise and Austin’s Office of Sustainability. Stipends will be offered. Deadline is Sept. 11. Apply here.
? Want to check out Austin City Limits Music Festival for free? The Austin Parks Foundation seeks volunteers to help promote its environmental programs at the iconic festival. Volunteers enjoy the fest before or after their shifts over the weekends of Oct. 7 and Oct. 14. Learn more and create a volunteer account here.