Parade http://kut.org en Veterans Day 2013: What's Open, What's Closed and What's Going On http://kut.org/post/veterans-day-2013-whats-open-whats-closed-and-whats-going <p><strong>Veterans Day Parade:</strong></p><p>Travis County and the City of Austin are holding the annual<a href="http://www.nov11.org/"> Veterans Day Parade </a>on Monday to honor service men and women.</p><p>The Grand Marshal of this year’s commemoration and parade is <a href="http://kut.org/post/honor-flight-austin-departs-today-texas-oldest-living-vet-aboard">Austinite Richard Arvine Overton</a>, who, at age 107, <a href="http://kut.org/post/honor-flight-austin-departs-today-texas-oldest-living-vet-aboard">is the oldest living World War II veteran </a>in the United States.</p><p> Mon, 11 Nov 2013 14:47:52 +0000 Emily Mathis 9141 at http://kut.org Veterans Day 2013: What's Open, What's Closed and What's Going On Austin PRIDE Weekend Outlook http://kut.org/post/austin-pride-weekend-outlook <p>“YOUnify and Celebrate” is the tagline for this year’s Austin PRIDE day—an opportunity to support and connect the area’s lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer community.</p><p>Events include a parade and a festival that features what organizers call an unparalleled lineup of live music acts.</p><p>The Austin PRIDE celebration is in its 21<sup>st</sup> year. Austin PRIDE President Paul Huddleston says the festival keeps getting bigger and that they’ve sold tickets to people from 28 states and 8 countries.</p><p>“The festival is for everyone. We’ve got activities and attractions for kids all the way up to the adults," Huddleston says. Sat, 22 Sep 2012 16:31:26 +0000 Tyler Pratt & Laura Rice 5123 at http://kut.org Austin PRIDE Weekend Outlook