For details, please visit https://www.facebook.com/events/484322408388166/.
From the event's Facebook page:
Join us to celebrate the annual publication of our kid-written anthology, ARE YOU THERE GODZILLA? IT'S ME, MOTHRA, which celebrates the art of notes and correspondence. Students will read their work, bands will play, and piñatas will be violently beaten. We've heard rumors of an ice cream truck, tamales, typewriter poems, and a stuffed animal petting zoo, tool. An auction will feature opportunities for unique correspondence with the likes of Lena & Grace Dunham, George Saunders, Karen Russell, Rick Moody, & others: ebay.com/usr/austinbatcave2015. Bring your whole family, celebrate your mamas (it's Mother's Day weekend!), have a Shiner, and a whole lot of fun. This event is free and open to the public, and all donations and auction proceeds will go to support free writing programs for kids in Austin!
Sponsored by Lewis Carnegie and Warby Parker
Live music by Singer-Songwriter Scott Zuniga and MARMALAKES
Drinks by Republic Tequila, Shiner Beer, Austin Eastciders and JuiceLand
Food by Tamale Addiction and Good Times Ice Cream Austin
Special thanks to Ballooms of Austin, The S.A.R.F., Scott Andrew James Author Page, and all of our amazing auction donors
This year's anthology is dedicated to the memory of Heather Catto Kohout.