Past Events Archives - 365 Things to Do in Austin, TX

It’s gonna be so fetch! Everyone’s favorite Lindsay Lohan movie is playing on the lawn at Rosewood. Hotdogs, nachos, movie candy, and popcorn will be for sale at our outdoor bar. Free for all and your dog is welcome, too.

When: Thursday, September 19th

Time: 8 p.m.

Location:
Rosewood
1209 Rosewood Ave.
Austin, Texas 78702

This will be an epic night of Saved By the Bell ’90s tropes and you really don’t want to miss the fun. Togas and themed costumes are highly encouraged! It’s free to play and you can sip on appropriately themed drinks the whole time. Get your team of up to six players organized—and start thinking of a really clever team name, because the competition will be intense.

When: Wednesday, September 18th

Time: 6:30 p.m.

Location:
The Volstead
1500 E 6th St.
Austin, Texas 78702

Did you know it is National Biscuit Month? It’s about time you start celebrating! Lick Honest Ice Creams and Bird Bird Biscuit are coming together for a day of Biscuit Ice Cream Sandwiches! Today only, visit any of Lick’s Austin shops and get a fresh, buttery biscuit with a couple scoops of ice cream and one sauce of choice. A portion of all Biscuit Ice Cream Sandwich purchases will go directly to Urban Roots!

And here’s the fine print: limit one biscuit ice cream sandwich per person. Biscuits not available for individual sale. Available while supplies last!

When: Sunday, September 15th

Time: 11:30 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Location:
Lick Honest Ice Creams (Lamar Union)
1100 South Lamar Blvd. Ste. 1135
Austin, Texas 78704

How many lobsters and clams can you eat? Let’s find out today, shall we? There are limited tickets available for reserved seating at TLC that includes all you can eat of lobsters and clams, plus your own lobster bib! There will also be live music and festivities! Entry is free for normal service and they’ll have their regular menu as well as an East Coast inspired one.

When: Saturday, September 15th

Time: 2–5 p.m.

Location:
TLC Austin
1100 South Lamar Boulevard Suite 1150
Austin, Texas 78704

Whoa y’all—it’s Friday the 13th and a full moon. There could be no better time to watch Freaky Friday outside!

Movies in the Park is a series of free films brought to you by Austin Parks Foundation in partnership with Alamo Drafthouse. Each year, APF and the Drafthouse bring you free movies in parks all over Austin. Residents and visitors bring their blanket or lawn chairs for a fun and relaxing evening under the beautiful Austin night sky.

Dogs, picnics, and lawn chairs are welcome. Alcoholic beverages, glass, and styrofoam are not.

More info and full schedule here.

Food trucks:
Noble Sandwich Co.
Casey’s New Orleans Snowballs

When: Friday, September 13th

Time: 8: p.m.

Location:
Dottie Jordan Park & Recreation
2803 Loyola Ln.
Austin, TX 78723

If you know, you know. Schitt’s Creek is the perfect show for the Get It Gals to quiz us on next! You probably still have time to binge a few episodes and refresh your extensive knowledge of the Rose family and the weird town they own.

Get your friends together—you need the dream team tonight!

-Free to play
-21+
-1-6 players per team
-30 team cap
-First come, first served
-Prizes

Registration opens at 6:30, happy hour till 7, quiz kicks off at 8!

When: Thursday, September 12th

Time: 8:00 p.m.

Location:

The Cavalier ATX
2400 Webberville Road Suite A
Austin, Texas 78702

We feel like this is a concept with staying power! The front lawn of Radio Coffee & Beer is going to be covered and kiddie pools and ice and your favorite White Claw will be on special all day. There will also be the auspicious debut of a new “Clawtail”! The Piña CLAWda has Lime Claw, Malibu, and pineapple and goes down easy.

When: Sunday, September 8th

Time: 2–9 p.m.

Location:
Radio Coffee & Beer
4204 Manchaca Rd.
Austin, Texas 78704

Here’s the perfect way to get your dog some exercise and cool off at the same time. Come out to Scott Mentzer Pool for a special splash day for your dog! Admission is $5 per dog (includes 2 humans) and $3 per extra human. All dogs must be current on vaccinations and have printed vaccination records to be allowed in the event.

Click here for more rules and information.  

When: Saturday, September 7th

Time: 10 a.m.– 2 p.m.

Location:
Scott Mentzer Pool
901 Old Austin Hutto Rd.
Pflugerville, Texas 78660

We all have Longhorn Football fever, and tonight you can learn more about a true legend! atCentral is cultural series hosted by The Library Foundation, the nonprofit that supports the Austin Public Library. Earl Campbell: Yards After Contact is a new biography by Asher Price chronicling the life and impact of Texas football legend Earl Campbell—on and off the field.

Price will share highlights from the book, stories about Earl Campbell, and insights from his writing and research process.

This event is free and open to the public, but you should reserve a ticket here. Doors open at 6:30! The programs begins at 7 and concludes with a book signing.

When: Thursday, September 5th

Time: 7:00 p.m.

Location:
Austin Central Library
710 West Cesar Chavez Street
Austin, TX 78701

The Buzzed Spelling Bee is back for another year! Austin Bat Cave is inviting champion spellers to participate in a competition event to benefit ABC’s free writing programs for kids.

Grown-up spellers will compete and see if a few drinks help or hurt their skills, with the winner taking home a trophy and other prizes. Spectators can cheer on the spellers and donate to their cause! Are you brave enough to be a speller? Register here.

This event is open to the public with a $5 suggested donation. All donations and raffle proceeds will go to support ABC’S free writing programs for kids!

When: Today, September 4th

Time: 7 p.m.

Location:
Cheer Up Charlies
900 Red River St.
Austin, Texas 78701