One of Austin’s best-known rites of spring, the ABC Kite Festival, is a family tradition dating back to 1929. Day-long activities for all ages is highlighted by the traditional kite flying contest and showcase, a fun run and MossFest, a children’s music concert. People and pets are welcome to bring their kites, build one on site, fly and gaze. Free admission on Sunday, Mar. 4 (rain date is Mar. 11). abckitefestival.org.
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Merideth is a music writer who has covered bands from her hometown in Colorado to London to Bangkok to Shanghai and finally back to Austin. Led Zeppelin changed her life. So did Dolly Parton. You can read her music reviews at smackmadness.com.