1. Alamo Drafthouse Rolling Roadshow's "The Biggest Little Farm" screening
6:30 p.m. doors May 19. $12. Vista Brewing, 13551 RM 150, Driftwood. eventbrite.com/e/biggest-little-farm-at-vista-brewing-tickets-61172673112.
Whether you’re passionate about the farm-to-table movement or you just like good food, head to Vista Brewing for a delicious evening of food and film. Take a tour of the scenic property, grab a beer to go with your dinner and settle in for a screening of the 2018 documentary "The Biggest Little Farm." The Alamo's Tim League will introduce the film, which chronicles the eight-year quest of John and Molly Chester as they trade city living for 200 acres of barren farmland and a dream to harvest in harmony with nature.
8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday through June 2. $10-$15. 600 N. Lee St., Round Rock. sambasstheatre.org.
The Tony Award-winning psychological drama staged by Sam Bass Theatre is set in the shadow of the University of Chicago, where Catherine celebrates her 25th birthday. She spent years caring for her brilliant but unstable father, a famous mathematician. After his death, she must deal with the discovery of a mysterious notebook and what it means for her. How much of his madness — or genius — will she inherit?
3. A Night of Music for Ginny at Broken Spoke
8 p.m. May 17. $20 suggested donation. 3201 S. Lamar Blvd. brokenspokeaustintx.net.
Daughter of Broken Spoke owners James and Annetta White and a longtime employee of the classic South Austin dance hall, Ginny White-Peacock recently lost her legs to complications from a toxic shock infection. As part of an effort to help her obtain prosthetic legs, the Spoke is holding a benefit with country bands the Wagoneers, Two Tons of Steel and the Derailers, plus a silent auction running concurrently. — Peter Blackstock
4. Spin Austin's Anniversary Beach Bash
7 p.m. May 17, 12 p.m. May 18 and 1 p.m. May 19. Free. 213 W. Fifth St. facebook.com/events/375750106364572.
The downtown ping-pong bar is transforming into a beach for a weekend of free parties. More specifically, the patio will be transformed into a mini-beach, complete with sand, a Casamigos frozen margarita bar and paddle boards from Rowing Dock. Each day of the anniversary celebration features different activities and surprise giveaways. Sunday, for example, will bring free instructional lessons open to all ages and skill level.
5. Full Moon Paddle on Lady Bird Lake
8 to 10 p.m. May 18. $15-$25 per hour. Rowing Dock, 2418 Stratford Dr. rowingdock.com/happenings/full-moon-paddle/.
Experience Lady Bird Lake like you probably never have before. Rowing Dock offers a fun-filled night of moon gazing via kayak or canoe. For two hours just after sunset, enjoy paddling on Lady Bird Lake under a star-filled night sky. You'll have a choice to make about which direction to turn: either upstream toward Red Bud Island, or in the opposite direction toward downtown to view the alluring Austin skyline. No reservations are accepted.