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Celebrating Women Veterans: AVAFest at the Old Bakery & Emporium

November 4, 2023 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm CDT


The Old Bakery & Emporium has partnered with the Austin Veteran Artist Festival for an art exhibition entitled “Celebrating Women Veterans”.

About this event

The exhibition will open on Saturday, November 4th, 2023, and will be marked by an opening reception from 1 – 4 pm.

The exhibit features the work of eight unique Austin women artists who are military veterans.

This special art exhibit celebrates the 75th Anniversary of the Women’s Armed Forces Integration Act, which allowed women to become permanent, regular members of the US armed forces in 1948.



About the Old Bakery & Emporium:


The Old Bakery & Emporium is located on Congress Avenue in downtown Austin at the site of the historic Lundberg Bakery building, just south of the Texas Capitol.


Featuring a Fine Art Gallery, Artisan Store, the Lundberg-Maerki Historical Collection, and Visitor Information Center, the Old Bakery & Emporium exhibits work from local artists who are 50+ years old, and celebrates the rich diversity of Austin’s art scene.


Our Artisan Store is filled with art and handmade items that make for a unique Austin souvenir, a gift for a friend, or even a gift for yourself.

Learn more about AVAFest & VSPChannel:





Roku Television Channel: www.veteransartsandwellnessnetwork.org


Old Bakery and Emporium
1006 Congress Avenue
Austin, TX 78701 United States
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