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    Kick-off your festival weekend (or recover from ACL the night before) with a quick morning sweat-sesh with Juliet Italian Kitchen and Equinox Austin! This class is a fusion of two Equinox class favorites, 25-minutes of barre by Nikki Jensen followed by 25-minutes of Pilates by Melissa Gatto. Each attendee will get two drink tickets for bloody marys or mimosas from Juliet’s special ACL-edition happy hour afterward! Bibi Beverages will also be providing all-natural Alcohol recovery and preventative hangover shots. Space is limited so please register ASAP, and bring your own mat. Register here to attend:

      Twin Liquors’ Great Whiskey Release is an opportunity to win a chance to purchase a rare whiskey. The whiskey offerings and lineup are unique to each marketplace location. Attendees will need to be present to enter and win. The raffles start at 5:30 p.m., and each attendee will be able to enter once. The raffle closes at 6:45 p.m., and raffle drawings start at 7:00 p.m. sharp.

        Learn how to craft delicious cocktails like the pros with this two-hour introductory course covering all of the cocktail basics, led by members of the talented bar staff. Attendees will learn the tools of the trade, and how to properly measure, shake, stir, strain, and garnish. Each attendee will also get to enjoy three cocktails and hors d’oeuvres, all while learning a brief history of the drinks being made. Each guest will leave with a gift bag compliments of Diageo.
        Attendees must be 21 years of age. Class begins at 12pm and concludes at 2:30pm. Guests are encouraged to stick around following the course to enjoy our Sunday Happy Hour service!

          Don’t cry because the summer is over, smile because Sour Duck has partnered with Bumble to get you delicious, free drinks! Enjoy a drink on us when you show your active Bumble profile at the door. Drinks available while supplies last, so make sure to show up early to snag a cold beverage and plenty of awesome merch!

            Start your weekend off with Rosewood’s all-night happy hour every Thursday night, featuring $3 off select cocktails and wine, $2 off draft beer, and $2 off select snacks.

              Want your own custom bottle of barrel proof bourbon? We’ve got ya covered. Ben Milam Whiskey head brewer, Jordan Osborne, will provide you with a hands-on experience to bottle bourbon including bung pulling, thieving whiskey samples from the barrel, selecting the barrel to bottle based on flavor profile, dumping and filtering, official proofing, bottle filling, corking and finally hand labeling your own unique bottle.

              Ben Milam Whiskey Barrel Filling

              Where: Ben Milam Whiskey Distillery, 2218 U.S. 281 N. Blanco, TX 78606
              When: Saturday, August 17, 11am to 1:30pm
              What’s Happenin’:
              • 10:45 am — Check-in and meet and greet with Jordan
              • 11:00 am — Event begins in the rickhouse
              • 12 pm — Box Lunch served from Old 300
              • 12:30 pm — Session resumes

              We’ll also have live music by Mike and Kathy from 1-4pm. Tank’s Premium Blood Mary Mix and Fernandez Salsa will be her with samples and bottles to sell.

              How Much: tickets are $150 person and includes the Whiskey Lab session, one barrel proof bottle of Ben Milam Barrel Proof Whiskey, and lunch. Make it a twofer for $280, which includes the Whiskey Lab hands-on education session for two, lunch for two, and two bottles of Ben Milam Barrel Proof Whiskey.

              Please RSVP: payment in advance is required to reserve your place. Please call: 830-833-3033 This event is limited to the first 20 participants.

                Join South Congress Hotel on Friday, June 21st from 7 to 11 p.m. to celebrate the longest day of the year at the Summer Solstice party with Arya. The party will feature the release of Arya’s EP “it wasn’t love”, tarot card readings with Abundant Heart Circle, a live DJ set by Charles Mxxn, and drink specials with Juice Society. This event is free and open to the public. To RSVP, visit

                  The Dutch claim to have invented it.

                  The Brits are credited with adding tonic to it.

                  Join us to see how we’re turning this classic spirit into artful cocktails.

                  Learn to build the perfect Gin cocktail in this hands-on workshop. With the guidance of our very own, Tara Davies, you will be crafting innovative new cocktails and discovering your inner mixologist. Parkside General Manager, Davies, will lead an educational discussion on the storied history of gin and its recent resurgence on the craft cocktail scene. Gin cocktails and lite bites served throughout.

                    PDA performs EVERY Thursday in the backyard of Icenhauer’s from 9 pm to 11 pm for FREE! PDA covers all the hits including Top 40, 80s, 90s and early 2000s hits as well as Motown, R&B & Funk.

                    *Show is weather dependent.

                      Shopping during the holidays can be stressful. We’re making it stress free.

                      Whether you’re looking for the perfect gift for that special someone or you want to treat your self (do it!) we’ll be hosting a number of local vendors who have a little something something for everyone! Plus you’ll be supporting local businesses. It’s a win-win.

                      Live Music
                      Seasonal Drink Menu
                      Photo Booth
                      Food Truck Gobble Gobble

                      21 & up.