Make the middle of your week something to look forward to with $2 New England oysters at Garbo’s. If you haven’t been to their brick-and-mortar restaurant in North Austin, it’s worth a visit. There is a ton of outside seating and a great play area for kids. Come on Wednesdays for fresh oysters flown in from Island Creek Oyster Co.—served all day!

When: Wednesdays

Hours: 11 a.m.–9 p.m.

12709 N. Mopac Expressway,
Austin, TX 78727

In her previous life, Kristy was an uninspired realtor who was feeling a little bit bored with her day to day. So on January 1, 2010, she made a New Year’s resolution to write about one thing to do each day in her beloved city of Austin, Texas. And thus, 365 Things Austin was born.