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  • Sat

    Bus Trippin': Austin

    7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.River Oaks / Montrose departure location will be supplied with your registration

    Join us on September 30th for a Visual Arts Alliance-sponsored, one-day trip via luxury coach to Austin. We will visit the Harry Ransom Center (, the Blanton (, the Contemporary – Jones Center ( and the Mexic-Arte Museum ( and receive special, guided tours by the respective curators.

    We will meet in the River Oaks/Montrose area of town at 7:00 a.m. A continental breakfast will be served at on the bus. Our first stops will be the Harry Ransom Center and the Blanton followed by lunch (not provided). After that, we will visit the Contemporary – Jones Center and the Mexic-Arte Museum along with a brief stop at an Ai WeiWei sculpture. Dinner (not provided) will take place in the private dining room at La Condesa restaurant. We will return to the Houston departure point by 10:00 p.m.

    Fee: $95 for VAA members, $145 for non-members (will include a 1-year membership). All admission costs are included in the fee. The event is limited to 20 participants. No refunds will be given and the trip will occur rain or shine.

    Register online at