Weekend recs: Food fight, cemetery tour, and Soundspace


WHAT: Les Dames d’Escoffier present: Food Fight!
WHEN: Thursday, Oct. 27 and Friday, Oct. 28 at 8 a.m.
WHERE: Whole Foods Market
525 North Lamar Boulevard
WEB: austinfoodfight.org

International nonprofit organization of female culinary professionals Les Dames d’Escoffier present the Third Annual Austin Food Fight, a charity auction offering food, vacations and food and wine events for auction, with the profits going to local culinary scholarships and farm-to-plate initiatives.

WHAT: Murder, Mayhem and Misadventure Walking Tour
WHEN: Saturday, Oct. 29 Tours begin every 30 minutes from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
WHERE: Oakwood Cemetery
1601 Navasota Street
WEB: sachome.org

This Halloween a walking tour of Austin’s cemeteries will introduce participants to the lives and deaths of Austin’s early citizens, with research accumulated from historical newspapers and sexton records. The tours will be presented by Save Austin’s Cemeteries.

WHAT: Soundspace: Music and Dance
WHEN: Sunday, October 30 at 2 p.m.
WHERE: Blanton Museum of Art
200 E. MLK Jr. Boulevard
ADMISSION: Included in museum admission; free to UT staff, faculty and students
WEB: blantonmuseum.org

At the Blanton Museum of Art, the mobile concert Soundspace will be traveling to various spaces. Featuring a variety of musical and dance genres, each performance will feature one dancer and one musician specially attuned to the acoustics of their space.