Things to do over the Thanksgiving holiday

Happy Thanksgiving Y'all!
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For so many, Thanksgiving is the day that officially kicks off the holiday season. With so much to do and enjoy, we put together this helpful list full of suggestions for Turkey Day and the days before and after. Whatever you're doing, we hope it includes a celebration filled with family, friends, good food and a nap or two. And, thank you for making us part of it!Happy Thanksgiving, ya'll!

Giving Community Thanks:
Thank You H-E-B! Thank You to all who helped support Feast of Sharing! We're Thankful Austin is filled with so much community love!
34th Annual H-E-B Feast of Sharing Holiday Dinner
Tuesday 11/21 from 4pm-8pm
Palmer Events Center 900 Barton Springs Road, ATX 78704

Where to find FREE Thanksgiving Meals for those in need!

Good to know: Butterball Turkey Talk-Line Call 1-800-BUTTERBALL or text 844-877-3456 to chat with turkey experts. Food prep timeline

Favorite Thanksgiving sides:
Sides Rule! 1 stuffing 2 mashed potatoes 3 mac and cheese
Campbell's 1 mashed potatoes
Enjoy! They're all yummy! #MakeSidestheMain

Ear Candy to go with the meal!
A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving - Original Soundtrack Recording

Get Your Grub On / In & Out

Baskin Robbins Turkey Day Fixin's Ice Cream
DiGiorno Thanksgiving Pizza
DO 512 Pumpkin in ATX Friendsgiving in ATX
Grocery Stores Open & Closed on Thanksgiving
Farmer's Markets in ATX Area Newbie Farmer's Market
IHOP All-Natural Roasted Turkey Meals
Nothing Bundt Cakes Shop Thanksgiving
Tiny Pies Thanksgiving pre-orders
Tiff's Treats November lineup

Red Lobster / Holiday feasts add Cheddar Bay Stuffing /(Platters in too)
DO512 Open On Thanksgiving
Eater Austin Where to Eat in ATX 13 Bars Open Takeout in ATX
Fairmont Austin Thanksgiving
Foodgressing : Thanksgiving Austin 2023
Open Table / Tables Open
Restaurant, Fast Food & Pizza Chains Open
Restaurants Open & Closed

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Movies & Shows / In & Out

A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving / Free on Apple TV+ Sat 11/18 Sun 11/19
Macy's Day Parade / Thanksgiving Day 11/23 - All the 411
NFL Football Thanksgiving Games 2023
40 Best Thanksgiving Movies to Watch

Movie Theaters in Austin
Most Anticipated Movies This Holiday Season

Black Friday / Holiday Shopping
Stores Open & Closed Thanksgiving
What Not to Buy
Austin Area Malls
Black Friday / Amazon
Black Friday Deals
Black Friday 411 / CNN
Black Friday / Kohl's
Black Friday / Target
Black Friday Deals / Tech Radar
Black Friday / Walmart

Small Business Saturday 11/25
Shop Small American Express
2023 Austin Small Business Saturday Market / E. ATX
Visit Austin : Shopping in Austin
Dripping Springs Shop Small
Local Farmers Markets in ATX Area
Thrifting in ATX

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Things to do in ATX Thanksgiving Weekend
Austin Events / Visit Austin Things to Do in Austin / Visit Austin
Biking & Hiking Fall Foliage Map
Eventbright Thanksgiving Events 2023
Thanksgiving in the Austin area / Kids Out and About

Be Inspired to Do 1Thing Together this Thanksgiving!

1Thing Eco-friendly Thanksgiving
Best Salads in ATX
Local Farmers Markets in ATX Area
Thanksgiving Eco-friendly Feasting 2023 Pumpkins Heroes
Veg-Forward in ATX
13 Vegan Delivery Meal Kits

Green Friday / What is it?
Celebrate Green Friday (rather than Black Friday)
Green Friday Eco-friendly Deals / Green Citizen
Green Friday around the web
Natural, Organic or Vegan / Labels / Differences
Thrifting in ATX

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