Cool Summer Nights 2019: Time in Austin


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Cool Summer Nights 2019: Time in Austin

Friday, July 19, 2019
Cool Summer Nights

The second Cool Summer Nights of the season highlights the many ways in which the American experience has been impacted by inventions, technologies and cultural movements in conjunction with the exhibition WW1 America. 

Forget about standing outside in the heat of the summer! Join us inside  the Bullock Museum for three FREE evenings of culture, community exhibits and interactive experiences.  

Each Cool Summer Nights event includes:

  1. Activated exhibits with living history participants
  2. Cash bar with specialty themed cocktail made with Tito's Handmade Vodka
  3. Food for purchase in our Story of Texas Café (vegetarian options available)
  4. Complimentary sparkling water samples from Waterloo Sparkling Water
  5. Complimentary coffee and cold brew samples by Addison Coffee Roasters
  6. Souvenirs for purchase in the Museum gift shop
  7. Photo booth by MYEVENTSTHEBOMB
  8. Records spun by DJ from Breakaway Records
  9. Improv performances and activities with ColdTowne Theater
  10. Specially curated archival footage on view in our Texas Spirit Theater by Texas Archive of the Moving Image
  11. Community chalk art project on the plaza
  12. Complimentary parking in the Museum's garage

And don't miss these great activities especially for Time Night:

  1. Experience abstract projection art and audio using WW1-era footage (circa 1917) with Sean Miller
  2. Learn a few early twentieth century dance moves with Whitney McFall
  3. Using a small WW1 era printing press, learn about setting type by hand and printing by letterpress with Austin Book Arts Center
  4. Manipulate time by writing light messages in the air with Austin Film Society
  5. Typing has a brand new old school with vintage typewriters from Austin Typewriter, Ink.
  6. Learn about African American painter Jacob Lawrence and caption write with Art Library Deco

See the full lineup:

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