Hope everyone emerged from the holiday unscathed. I am still down in South Texas but didn’t think it would be fair to leave you without daily plans.
Some humor for your Tuesday: http://listoftheday.blogspot.com/2007/09/great-olan-mills-photos.html
Yours in Family Fun and Food Comas,
Belmont Butter Ball: Patrons who donate a coat or make a suggested $10 donation, gain admission into the Belmont Butter Ball and receive a complimentary drink ticket. In case you didn’t get enough turkey, buffet tickets are available for $15 each and include a turkey carving station as well as stuffing, gravy, mashed potatoes, cranberry sauce, and pumpkin pie.
Blue Tuesday, Antones
Patrice Pike, Momos, $5
8minute Dating Singles Party (Ages 30 to 40): Wednesday, Dec 3 2008 – 7:30pm – Wednesday, Dec 3 2008 – 9:30pm
South Austin Jug Band, Momos
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Move & All you can eat pizza, 7 pm, Alamo
Trivia Night, Fumee Cigar Lounge, Cedar Park
First Thursday: Music, food, and shopping. South Congress
2ND Street District’s Holiday Season Kick-off: 5p
Austin Tech Happy Hour: 6p – 8p
Argentine Tango Class: 6:30 – 7:30
Girl Guitar Presents Terri Hendrix: Women only. Terri will combine a performance with testimonies of her life in music,
Opal Divines 6th Annual Whiskey Festival: 7-10pm. Participants will be given the opportunity to sample 45-50 of the most rare and exclusive Single Malt Scotch Whisky’s from all regions of Scotland.
ArcAngels With Gary Clark Jr., Antones
Gwar at La Zona Rosa
“Rock Me Amadeus” Masquerade Ball at Beauty Bar
B Scene: Winter Formal at the Blanton: Best and Worst Evening attire with Karaoke Apocalypse
Cigar Seminar: Come and blind taste two unbanded cigars. We will go over how to taste a cigar and how to best rate a cigar. After comparing the cigars, we will reveal their identity.
Fuzz Club, Scoot Inn, monthly 1960’s dance party, $5
Roger Creager, Midnight Rodeo, $15
Asylum Street Spankers, Cactus Café,
ArcAngels With Gary Clark Jr., Antones, again
Edible Austin Tea Gathering, Zhi Tea Gallery, free, noon
Hippie Holiday Party: W3LL people, a completely green holiday celebration / art opening. The festive evening will be filled with eco-chic art installations, holiday makeovers, organic wine tastings and electric vibes.
Holiday Stroll at the Capital, Holiday Sing-Along, Capitol Tree Lighting and Congress Avenue Stroll On, 6pm
Erin Jaimes and Her Bad Habits, Gueros Oak Bar
· Chicken “drop” bingo: farm animals, dale Watson and free chili dogs. Fun for the whole family.
Lamberts Low Cash Thursdays, $1 can beers after 10
½ off appetizers at ztejas for happy hour
Redeem your soul before the new year:
100 Puppets Project: Artists, crafters, sewers (especially ones with sewing machines), or anyone who wants to try their hand at puppet-making are invited to help Geppetto Dreams reach their goal of 100 puppets for Austin’s children’s hospitals and shelters. Fri.-Fri., Nov. 28-Dec. 5, 5-9pm
Brown Santa needs volunteers to help receive, prepare, and deliver toys and food to Travis County families this holiday season. If you’d like to participate, call 24-SANTA. ND club is doing this on Sunday if you want to join.