Scouts in BSA Troop 967 fold and stack flags for the Flag Retirement Ceremony held at Bradfield Village Park in Buda, Texas on Wednesday June 14, 2023. The ceremony, which is responsible for retiring hundreds of flags a year, was held on Flag Day, a holiday which commemorates the creation of the United States flag in 1777.
Noah Suhr, 7, stares at a 3d printer in the Engineering Education and Research Center at UT during STEM Girl Day on Feb. 25, 2023.
Abortion activist Chiara Beaumont speaks in front of the Texas Capitol on June 24, 2022.
Drag queen Darsham performs at the South Asian House for a Desi Drag Brunch event during South by Southwest on Sunday, March 12, 2023.
Jack VonRaesfeld flies a green and blue kite high in the sky at the 95th ABC Kite Fest at Zilker Park on Saturday, April 1, 2023.
Park goers enjoy the weather and blue trees art installation at Pease Park on April 9, 2022. The installation, by conceptual and social artist Konstantin Dimopoulos, was created to highlight ecological issues, like the ecocide of forests and climate change.
Jorge Viana, Beverage Director of Bar Mischief, mixes a drink for customers on July 14, 2023. Mischief is one of the private bars in front of the Inn Cahoots Hotel with its own signature cocktails.
Ballet Folklórico de Austin rehearses Aug 31 for Saturday’s Guelaguetza at the Zilker Hillside Theatre. The Austin-based dance troupe has grown from 3 to over 70 dancers in the past 6 years.
Drag queen Tension puts on her makeup at the "Get Fierce" event hosted at the University of Texas on Sept 22, 2021. The event was to educate students about the world of drag and inspire them to support local queens.
Protesters cheer in solidarity during an abortion rights protest at the Federal Courthouse Plaza on June 24, 2022.
Bishop Joe S. Vasquez performs a blessing of the doors at the community open house on Wednesday, April 13, 2023.
Danish Kinchion, 7, and Isabella Turner, 6, dance along to a band at the Juneteenth Parade in Austin on Saturday, June 17, 2023.
Monroe Martin, 8, twirls his dragon kite around at the 95th ABC Kite Fest at Zilker Park on Saturday, April 1, 2023.
Eliot Logan-Hines, Spirit Brand CHAWAR owner, walks an alpaca outside of the Alpaca Party on Feb. 10, 2023, at Cuba512 in Austin.
The crowd lights candles and hold a moment of silence to honor those who had passed in the winter storm on Feb 9, 2022. It was reported that upwards of 200 people died due to the freeze.
Director of the Texas Memorial Museum Carolyn Connerat gives a tour of Museum developments to a member of the college of natural sciences development department, Caleb Solberg, on Friday, June 16, 2023. The Museum has been undergoing renovations for the past year and recently received an $8 million grant to finish renovations on time. The Museum is set to re-open this fall.
Press preview for "Day Jobs," a new art exhibit at the at the Blanton Museum of Art, Friday, Feb. 17, 2023, in Austin.
A man waits in line backstage to get his makeup done for House of Torment on Oct. 20, 2022.
South by Southwest attendee Chloe Nightingale interacts with Robin Baumgarten’s art “Quantum Jungle” at the Hilton Downtown during South by Southwest on March 11, 2023.
A student free climbs Gregory Gym rock wall during Rec Day on Feb 28, 2020.
Jacob Gee, 12 tosses a flag into the fire to avoid being burned at Bradfield Village Park in Buda, Texas on Wednesday June 14, 2023.
Director of the Texas Memorial Museum Carolyn Connerat gives a tour of the animal exhibits to a member of the college of natural sciences development department, Caleb Solberg, on Friday, June 16, 2023.
Gubernatorial candidate Beto O’Rourke speaks to the Pan American Neighborhood Park crowd on June 26, 2022. O’Rourke held a rally for reproductive rights in response to SCOTUS’ decision to overturn Roe v. Wade.
Customer Michelle Gillespie shops for plants in the Texas H-E-B Backyard section of the new Nutty Brown H-E-B on its opening day on Wednesday, July 5, 2023.
Customers stand and order cuts of meat at the new Meat Market at the Nutty Brown H-E-B on its opening day on Wednesday, July 5, 2023.
An H-E-B parent rushes past the Sushi House at the new Nutty Brown H-E-B on its opening day on Wednesday, July 5, 2023.
Ayesha Akhtar, Ayal Daniel, 2, and Stephanie Gainger talk while making sock puppets at The Contemporary Austin - Laguna Gloria on Saturday, July 8, 2023.
Mailman Rhett Hanes wears a safety hat to protect from hawk attacks while delivering mail on Milan Place and Kenwood Ave. in Travis Heights on July 12, 2023. USPS had paused mail delivery in the area due to hawk attacks, but recently resumed due to reports of the hawks being gone since July 7, 2023.
A Bernie Sanders supporter holds a sign in the crowd at his rally in Austin on Feb 23, 2020. Sanders held a rally as part of a tour to rally support for the primaries.
Developer Blake Reed, right, holds a shovel along with other H-E-B leaders ready to initiate the ground breaking for the new H-E-B in Pflugerville on Wednesday, July 12, 2023. The groundbreaking was the kickoff event for the construction of the 3rd H-E-B in the Pflugerville area, which is set to open in the fall of 2024.