1. Frida Friday ATX’s Bidi Bidi Bday at Symphony Square
11 a.m. March 7. $15-$25. 1111 Red River St. fridafridayatx.org
Austin’s premier women of color-focused mercado celebrates International Women's Day and its third birthday with an afternoon Bidi Bidi bash. The all-female musical lineup, programmed and anchored by ATX talents Stephanie Bergara (Bidi Bidi Banda) and Leti Garza, includes appearances from Tiarra Girls, Elizabeth McQueen, Naga Valli and Courtney Santana. The event will also include food pop-ups and a makers market. Partial proceeds benefit Angry Tias and Abuelas of the RGV. — Deborah Sengupta Stith
2. “The Glass Menagerie” at the Harry Ransom Center
7 p.m. March 5. Free. 300 W. 21st St. hrc.utexas.edu/events
The Ransom Center celebrates the 75th anniversary of Tennessee Williams’ “The Glass Menagerie” with an intimate look at the playwright’s writing process and how his childhood inspired the award-winning play. Curator Eric Colleary will be joined by actors from the Hidden Room to bring Williams’ archive to life. Seating is limited and available on a first come, first served basis.
3. Pink Boots Collaboration Release Party at St. Elmo Brewing
7:30 p.m. March 6. Free. 440 E. Saint Elmo Road. facebook.com/events/863485457450084
In collaboration with Pink Boots Society in celebration of International Women’s Day, the women of St. Elmo came together to brew the new Caroline beer, a hoppy pale ale. Named for the deputy director of the Texas Craft Brewers Guild, who helped to make it, Caroline releases during a special version of the South Austin brewery’s monthly comedy show, Who's On Tap? For the Girls.
4. Rodeo Austin’s Cowboy Breakfast at the Long Center
6 to 8 a.m. March 6. Free. 701 W. Riverside Drive. rodeoaustin.com/events/special-events/cowboy-breakfast
If you’ve ever wanted to take a photo with a Texas longhorn and drink cowboy coffee, Friday is your chance. Every year ahead of Rodeo Austin, which this year starts March 14, the organization hosts an annual themed breakfast. Food items include breakfast tacos and biscuits and gravy. The event will also feature two-stepping instruction by the Austin Academy of Music and Dance. — Addie Broyles
5. Family Day at the Umlauf
12 to 4 p.m. March 8. Free. Umlauf Sculpture Garden & Museum, 605 Azie Morton Road. umlaufsculpture.org/family-day
Looking for some family fun outdoors? It doesn’t get more scenic than at the Umlauf, which offers a full day of activities for the whole family. These include a family yoga session hosted by ATX Yoga Girl, a singalong with the Armstrong Community School and a performance from the Flowbotics Hoop Troupe. There will also be a sculpture search, Springfree Trampoline and more.