Be There Or Be Square!
This year marks the 41st O. Henry Museum World Pun-Off Championship. Once again the competition will be held in downtown Austin behind the O. Henry Museum on Brush Square. The musical talent will be Croy and the Boys. The music starts at 11:00. The Pun-Off competition will begin at 12:00.
On Saturday the Brush Square Museums Foundation will kick off its fund raising efforts for the $40K restoration of the Porter family piano with the Foundations annual book sale and auction.
There are hundreds of great books to choose from at bargain prices!
The Foundation has collected a wonderful assortment of donations for the silent and live auctions. There are hotel stays, food, wine, and golf lessons, just to name a few. Here is a list of just some of the fabulous auction items:
One night stay, meal and parking at the Hilton, Downtown
$100 gift card from Eddie V's
$100 gift card from P. F. Chang
More donations to bid on from the following: The Paramount, Kona Ice, Esther's Follies, The Austin Wine Merchant, Billy's on Burnet, Good as Gone, Dragon's Lair, Crystal Works, Cherrywood Coffee House, Soulcycle, RO Fitness, Wanderlust Yoga, Grey Rock Golf Club,Harvey Penick Golf Campus, Onion Creek Club.
So, come to the Pun-Off, have fun, and bid for a good cause!