Train’s gonna roll

Hey party people –

To make up for the last couple of weeks, this one seems to be jampacked with all kinds of fabulous things to do. Asterisks indicate attendance.

Yours in obsessive overplanning,
Kel

10/6/08
· The Guess Who, One World Theater
· Movie Mondays at the Belmont: 7:30 pm “Ghostbusters” screens as part of the weekly Monday Margaritas and Movies event. $2 frozen margaritas from 5 to 9 p.m., as well as free admission and $5.50 loaded nachos. (*have meeting before but may go)

10/07/08
· HAAM Benefit Day, see attached schedule of music. Lots of good people. http://www.healthallianceforaustinmusicians.org/
· Asylum St. Spankers, 5:00pm, Waterloo Records w/Derailers
· Air hockey tournament at Dirty Dog

10/08/08
· Kevin Fowler, Hills Café, free
· The presidents of the USA, Stubbs
· Glenlivet Whiskey Tasting, Opal Divines
· Austin Farmers Market, Triangle

Thurs, 10/9
· Shiny Toy guns, the parish
· We the kings, emos
· Teen Witch Sing A Long, Alamo Ritz *
· James Hand, 6:00pm, Saxon Pub
· Patrice Pike, Amplify’s Palm Valley Branch, Round Rock10/09/08
· Uncle Lucius, 12:30am, Saxon Pub,$5 door

10/10
· Eric Tessmer, 10:00pm, One-2-One Bar
· Kat Edmonson, Eddie Vs, 8 pm
· Skyrocket, Hanovers, Pflugerville
· Free Country dance lessons and half price drinks at graham central station, Pflugerville *
· Shrek, Movies at Mueller Lake Park Amphitheater
· I love you, youre perfect, now change, the hideout, musical “celebration” of modern day dating game, The Hideout

10/11
· Saturday Morning Cartoon Cereal Party, Alamo, heman, care bears, jem, pajamas and cereal. Bring your own spoon
· Cat power, Stubbs
· 22nd Annual Gruene Music and Wine Fest, Texas Tastings and Tunes, http://www.gruenemusicandwinefest.org/saturday.html, $20 *
· Carolyn Wonderland, Nutty Brown
· Widespread Panic, the Backyard
· Grupo Fantasmo, Antones
· Say Hi, Mohawk
· TX Rollergirls, convention center

10/12
· Austin Restaurant Week Begins, http://www.restaurantweekaustin.com/
· Second Sunday Sock Hop, Scoot Inn
· Chicken Sh!t Bingo
· Seussical the Musical, the paramount
· So you think you can dance tour, frank Erwin center

Great coupon:
Big Lots 20% off your entire purchase coupon: http://www.biglots.com/coupon/buzzclubcoupon.aspx

Great Happy Hours
Louie’s 106,
· 4 to 7 p.m. Mondays-Fridays,
· Food specials: Appetizers from the dinner menu are half-price, landing most of them in the $4.25 to $5 range. Choices include smoked salmon crostini, crispy soft-shell crab, ahi tuna tartare, Prince Edward Island mussels, a jumbo lump crab and avocado salad and an antipasto platter.
· Drink specials:20 percent off cocktails and wines by the glass.
219 West
· Happy hour:5 to 9 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 5 to 8 p.m. Saturdays, 6 to 9 p.m. Sundays.
· Food specials:Appetizers from each of the six themed menus are half-off (plus 50 cents), which puts many of them in the $4 to $6 range. Highlights include chipotle mac and cheese, seafood beignets, calamari steak fingers, beef carpaccio and six kinds of mini burgers.
· Drink specials: Martinis start at $5. Select wine flights from up-and-coming producers are $12 for five 2-ounce tastes. Draft beer is $1 off.
McCormick & Schmick’s
· Happy hour:4 to 6:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. to close Tuesdays-Fridays, 4 to 7:30 p.m. Saturdays, 5 p.m. to close Sundays, 4 p.m. to close Mondays.
· Food specials:Four choices each in four price categories. The $1.95 menu includes a half-pound cheeseburger with fries. For $2.95, spinach and artichoke dip and buffalo wings join the fray. At $3.95, seafood clocks in with four dishes, including Chilean sea bass ceviche. And for $4.95, choose from a lamb gyro, pulled-pork sliders, Baja fish tacos and fried calamari. There’s also a $1.95 dessert menu. There’s a $2.50 minimum drink purchase per person.
· Drink specials: The restaurant always offers $5.50 homemade sangria, $5.95 Tito’s Handmade Vodka martinis, $3.50 pints of Bud and red and white Concha Y Toro wines for $5.50.

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