Your monthly day-to-day guide of everything going on around Austin in January!

Every Tuesday

Hippie Hour At Austin Daiquiri Factory 

Get $2 off large daiquiris and free CBD shots at The Austin Daiquiri Factory every Tuesday from 4:20 – 6:20 p.m.


Every Wednesday

DEATHSQUAD Secret Show

Deathsquad! You know who they are. The genius behind some of the best comedy podcasts in the world including The Joe Rogan Experience and The Kill Tony Show is bringing his weekly LA show to Austin. Doors at 7 p.m. and the show starts at 8 p.m.


Every Thursday

Y2K Thursdays At Barbarella 

Barbarella hosts Y2K Thursdays every Thursday night! There is no cover all night, and happy hour runs from 10 – 11 p.m.


Every Friday

Mariachis And Margaritas

Every Friday at ALL Austin-area Trudy’s locations from 3 – 6 p.m. you can enjoy $5 jumbo margs, $5 appetizers, and live music!


Every Sunday

Beginner’s Succulent Arrangement and Planting Class

In this workshop at Succulent Native on S. Lamar, guests will learn about succulent and cactus arrangements and care. Each attendee will create their own small plant arrangement with fun toppings including cholla wood, moss, and rocks. Q&A welcome at the end of every class!


January 5th

Oyster Night At Celis Brewery

Celis Brewery is partnering with new pop up oyster company Lazo’s to serve $1.50 East Coast Oyster Nights at Celis Beer Garden. It takes place every 1st and 3rd Wednesday and Saturday of the month. Shucking begins at 3 pm until sold out.


January 6th

KVN Ft. Jane Leo And Flora & Fawna

KVN (pronounced Kevin) is an indie-pop supergroup composed of Austin-based artists – DOSSEY, Primo the Alien, and Lady Heartwing. Having each already made a name for themselves both locally and internationally, these women as songwriters, producers, and performers deliver high-energy, harmony-driven pop and dance music. Catch KVN along with Jane Leo and Flora & Fawna at Mohawk at 7 p.m.

Citrus With A Texas Twist

Head to the Central Market on N. Lamar for this cooking class featuring a menu of citrusy and delicious dishes filled with the flavors of Texas. You’ll create a homemade vinaigrette; sear scallops to perfection; create our own Texas version of a classic French sauce; and  make the most of ruby red grapefruit. At the end of class, you’ll sit down to enjoy the results of your efforts. Class starts at 6:30 p.m.


January 7th

Shen Yun 2022

Experience the beauty of Ancient China before Communism. Shen Yun’s unique artistic vision expands theatrical experience into a multi-dimensional, deeply moving journey. Featuring one of the world’s most ancient and richest dance systems—classical Chinese dance—along with dynamic animated backdrops and all-original orchestral works, Shen Yun opens a portal to a civilization of enchanting beauty and enlightening wisdom.

Y’all We Asian

And Comprised of experienced performers from all five of Austin’s improv comedy theaters, “Y’all We Asian” is Austin’s (and Texas’) first all Asian-American improv troupe. Each month will feature some of the most diverse stand ups and improvisers in the city for a night of comedy you won’t want to miss


January 8th

Shen Yun 2022

Experience the beauty of Ancient China before Communism. Shen Yun’s unique artistic vision expands theatrical experience into a multi-dimensional, deeply moving journey. Featuring one of the world’s most ancient and richest dance systems—classical Chinese dance—along with dynamic animated backdrops and all-original orchestral works, Shen Yun opens a portal to a civilization of enchanting beauty and enlightening wisdom.

Oyster Night At Celis Brewery

Celis Brewery is partnering with new pop up oyster company Lazo’s to serve $1.50 East Coast Oyster Nights at Celis Beer Garden. It takes place every 1st and 3rd Wednesday and Saturday of the month. Shucking begins at 3 pm until sold out.

Metaphysical And Holistic Life Expo

Austin’s Metaphysical & Holistic Life Expo is a fun, uplifting, and genuinely unique event born out of Austin’s Awakening Community! Enjoy a variety of friendly practitioners from many popular psychic, metaphysical and holistic disciplines. This enlightening seasonal gathering is over 45 years old.


January 9th

Shen Yun 2022

Experience the beauty of Ancient China before Communism. Shen Yun’s unique artistic vision expands theatrical experience into a multi-dimensional, deeply moving journey. Featuring one of the world’s most ancient and richest dance systems—classical Chinese dance—along with dynamic animated backdrops and all-original orchestral works, Shen Yun opens a portal to a civilization of enchanting beauty and enlightening wisdom.

Metaphysical And Holistic Life Expo

Austin’s Metaphysical & Holistic Life Expo is a fun, uplifting, and genuinely unique event born out of Austin’s Awakening Community! Enjoy a variety of friendly practitioners from many popular psychic, metaphysical and holistic disciplines. This enlightening seasonal gathering is over 45 years old.


January 10th

ATX Short Film January Showcase 

The ATX Short Film Showcase is Austin’s monthly film festival. Every month, they curate six local short films, followed by a Q&A session with the filmmakers. Whether you’re interested in learning about the filmmaking process, looking to network with fellow Texas filmmakers, or just want a fun night of entertainment, come check them out!

Murder Monday At Mohawk

Join Mohawk for a free monthly horror movie double feature in the greenroom. Doors will open at 7:00 p.m. and the movie will begin at 7:30 p.m. January’s lineup will be Brain Scan and Lawn Mower Man.


January 11th

Sharpen Your Knife Skills

Discover the characteristics of a well-made knife, how to care for your equipment and how to position your hands to chop like a pro at the Central Market workshop. After learning to slice, dice, peel and julienne, the results of your hard work become a meal.

No Lights No Lycra – Dancing In The Dark

No Lights No Lycra is a DJ night that’s not at the club, a workout that’s not at the gym, a personal meditation that’s anything but silent. Imagine dancing around your bedroom in your PJs, singing into a hairbrush. Now take that same feeling and put it into a dark room with tons of space, your friends, and a sweet sound system. THAT’S No Lights No Lycra. NLNL is a substance-free, judgment-free event that started more than a decade ago in Australia and now happens in more than 50 communities all over the world.


January 12th

Hello! Paint At Indian Roller

Hello! AustinTX is a paint and sip party experience occupying bars and restaurants in the Austin area, supplying everything you need to create a one-of-a-kind painting! It’s popping up at Indian Roller from 6:30–9 p.m.

Illicit Comedy: Pershing- Pop-Up Showcase

Illicit Comedy is a pop-up showcase featuring Austin’s top comedians in local venues throughout the city! A night filled with laughter, class, and all around a fantastic time. Buy your tickets today, because you never know where they are going to be next.


January 13th

A Night of Irish Comedy & Storytelling With Dave Nihill

Leaving Dublin, Ireland where he was born and raised until the age of 22, Dave Nihill got drunk on travel and never quite hit sobriety of it. He has lived and worked in twelve countries and visited over seventy. His shows draw on his wide travels, cultural observations, attempts at language study, (occasional) international drinking session(s) and being a mildly confused immigrant in the US.

Water Purification Workshop 

Water is the ultimate elixir of life. Join Buzz Mill on January 13th at their Riverside location as they explore the basics of locating, collecting, and purifying natural water.


January 14th

The Emo Night Tour

The Emo Night Tour DJ’s will be spinning all the angst your teenage dirtbag heart desires all night long and will make you feel like you’re at Warped Tour ‘08 minus all the dust and melting in the sun! These shows will be selling fast, so make sure to Tell All Your Friends and Sugar, Come Down!

D Smoke At Empire

Heard Presents: D Smoke at Empire Control Room & Garage on January 14th at 8 p.m. This show will require proof of vaccination (photo of vaxx card works) OR proof of a negative covid test (rapid or PCR) 72 hours prior to the event to be allowed entry.


January 15th

Bug Prom At The Belmont

Your are hereby, so cordially invited to the most electrifying event in the history of the animal kingdom thus far — Capyac’s Bug Prom, taking place at the Belmont. This is an insect winter formal, and you are expected to adhere to their very strict dress code: formal and/or insect attire. Preferably both. Suits, gowns, tuxedos, robes, pincers, compound eyes, antennae, wings, claws, stingers. You get the idea.

Slide In The DMs

Slide in the DMs is cringe comedy in its purest form. Every third Saturday of the month at Fallout Theater at 10 p.m., local stand-up stars share some of the wildest messages they’ve ever received online and a rotating cast of talented improvisers make comedy gold out of it.


January 16th

The Roosevelt Room’s Master Class Series – Home Bartending 101

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 Roosevelt Room’s 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.

Drag Brunch Ft. Rhonda. Jewels 

Join Irene’s for their monthly Drag Brunch hosted by Rhonda Jewels! The show will run from 12-2 p.m. and is available by reservation only. Reservations include free popcorn during the duration of the show and one bottle of bubbles per table. As usual, all of Irene’s brunch specials will be available, including $5 rose and frosé!


January 17th

Come Dream – An MLK Day Kickback

Join Origin Studio House for an MLK Day Kickback consisting of jams from DJ Stefon Osae, custom cocktails, food, and more. Origin Studio House is a community space rooted in Black culture that offers coffee, food, cocktails, events and art. Tickets are $25.

An Evening With The Terry’s – Meet The Founders Of P.Terry’s

An Evening with The Perry’s is an intimate evening with founders of Austin’s local favorite. It’s a night to make like minded new friends and enjoying complimentary wine and beer, and of course P.Terry’s! Tickets are $15.


January 18th

Big Ass Social Happy Hour #BASHH

BASHH is Austin’s relaxed mixer at Austin Beerkworks filled mostly with tech nerds and operations folks that may be introverts but are going to suck it up for a few hours for networking purposes. The ties come off a 6:00 pm, and there are no speakers or panels, no lame pitches, no egos; all are welcomed to relax and have happy hours!

Exploraphoria

The weird, wacky, and altogether out there world of Exploraphoria is back every 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month at 9:30PM. Join your host Garrett Buss and his carefully curated showcase of experimental comedy acts in Fallout’s downtown basement theater.


January 19th

DOJA DANCE – A Doja Cat Dance Party

Come ready to dance the night away to music from the likes of Doja Cat at Volstead! Party goes inform 9 p.m. until late. Tickets are $15 in advance or $20 day of.

Date Night At DAC: Glow Party

Come to the Dougherty Arts Center for their Glow Party event, from 7 – 9 p.m.! they’ll be pulling out the out the black light posters, highlighters, and more for an art themed black light party! Dress in your glow party best and great ready to make some electrifying art.

Oyster Night At Celis Brewery

Celis Brewery is partnering with new pop up oyster company Lazo’s to serve $1.50 East Coast Oyster Nights at Celis Beer Garden. It takes place every 1st and 3rd Wednesday and Saturday of the month. Shucking begins at 3 pm until sold out.


January 20th

22 & Good 4 U – A Taylor Swift Vs. Olivia Rodrigo Dance Party

22 & good 4 u‘ is a dance party for lovers of Taylor Swift and Olivia Rodrigo taking place at Volstead. There will be music all night long from the likes of both artists for you to dance to! Tickets are $22 in advance or $25 at the door.

Punk Rock At Yoga

Build community with an hour-long, all-levels vinyasa yoga (linked breath to movement) practice set to punk music at Mohawk. Come dressed ready to move and have some fun. Doors are at 5:30 p.m.


January 21st

Murder! An Improvised Whodunnit

Come watch the mystery unfold during “Murder! An Improvised Whodunnit,” a one-hour comedy inspired by your suggestions. There’s a chance you’ll be able to figure it out even before the murderer does.

Poetry Jam – Open Mic And After Party

Join the Historic Victory Grill for Poetry Jam where the hottest spoken word poets hit the stage for a night of thought provoking vibes! RSVP your Performance by texting 512-645-6810 or signup at the door. Doors are at 8 p.m. with an after party following the show.


January 22nd

Le Garage Sale

Le Garage Sale – it’s the shopping event where every single rack is a sale rack. A legendary, Austin-born fashion experience since 2001, style setters looking for seriously chic deals hit Le Garage Sale, taking place for two days, twice a year. You’ll score the biggest bargains of the season from your favorite local boutiques and designers, all in one place. There will be a DJ, cocktails, and giveaways too.

Austin Camerata + The Cathedral Present CelloFest

Revel in the breathtaking sonority of a cello ensemble while enjoying an intimate evening in one of Austin’s premier galleries celebrating local women artists during CelloFest. The performance features eight cellists from Austin Camerata and the Austin Symphony Orchestra in a genre-defying program spanning classical, tango, and rock. This event includes a complimentary bar.

Oyster Night At Celis Brewery

Celis Brewery is partnering with new pop up oyster company Lazo’s to serve $1.50 East Coast Oyster Nights at Celis Beer Garden. It takes place every 1st and 3rd Wednesday and Saturday of the month. Shucking begins at 3 pm until sold out.


January 23rd

Le Garage Sale

Le Garage Sale – it’s the shopping event where every single rack is a sale rack. A legendary, Austin-born fashion experience since 2001, style setters looking for seriously chic deals hit Le Garage Sale, taking place for two days, twice a year. You’ll score the biggest bargains of the season from your favorite local boutiques and designers, all in one place. There will be a DJ, cocktails, and giveaways too.

2022 Trap Paint Austin

Welcome to the 2022 Austin Trap and Paint at The Sunset Room! This event has been named one of the most fun filled events of the year. Treat yourself to a day of paint, classy/rachetness, gourmet food, trap music, beautiful people, and a bunch of fun.


January 25th

No Lights No Lycra – Dancing In The Dark

No Lights No Lycra is a DJ night that’s not at the club, a workout that’s not at the gym, a personal meditation that’s anything but silent. Imagine dancing around your bedroom in your PJs, singing into a hairbrush. Now take that same feeling and put it into a dark room with tons of space, your friends, and a sweet sound system. THAT’S No Lights No Lycra. NLNL is a substance-free, judgment-free event that started more than a decade ago in Australia and now happens in more than 50 communities all over the world.

Soft Cheeses: Rich, Gooey, Delicious

During this in-person Soft Cheese class at Antonelli’s, you’ll explore seven different cheeses, made from a variety of milk types and sourced from across the globe. The tasting will be accompanied by olives and Easy Tiger bread. They’ll also include a number of additional pairings like chutneys and jam depending on that evening’s cheese selection.


January 26th

Springdale Station Open House

You are cordially invited to the Springdale Station’s annual winter open house! This year they are inviting engaged couples to come by the venue for a fun cocktail hour. They will be serving tasty culinary treats and showing off the venue fully decorated with lush florals and greenery.

Workshop: Intro To Modern Calligraphy

Join local calligrapher Jesilyn Kay in this beginner’s modern calligraphy class. Whether you’re interested in learning calligraphy to send out your own stationery cards or just want to learn a fun new skill, it’s always important and way easier to start with the right tools and instructions. She’ll be discussing everything from the tools, how to hold your pen properly, how to create letters, plus different techniques to make you more successful.


January 27th

Loving At Hotel Vegas

Loving is the musical collaboration of David Parry, Lucas Henderson and Jesse Henderson. Catch them at Hotel Vegas on the 27th at 8 p.m. Doors at 7 p.m.


January 28th

The Life And Music Of George Michael 

The Life and Music of George Michael is a brand new immersive concert-style show that chronicles the amazing journey George Michael had with music and his fans. The show captures the performance and sound of George Michael with staging and lighting while telling his story through early music hits from Wham! and his illustrious solo career.

The Cathedral January Open House

Shop art, dance to tunes, enjoy complimentary drinks, and support local during The Cathedral’s January Open House. Experience Austin’s largest local women artist collective, atxGALS, in a one-of-a-kind setting to shop over 200+ original works by Austin’s emerging women artists and thousands of prints.


January 29th

The Perfect Pairing: Cookies & Cheese

In Antonelli’s “Perfect Pairings” series, they search far and wide to find the perfect soulmate to the amazing cheeses they carry in our shop. They try to find magical combos that top even established pairs like PB&J, eggs & bacon, fries & ketchup. For their latest pairings installment, they have reached out to the Girls Scouts of Central Texas for an opportunity to bring in two delightful treats we all know and love!


January 30th

Sushi & Sake Party

Head to Central Market N. Lamar for their Sushi & Sake party where you’ll discover how to make the proper rice; learn a little about the varieties of sushi and the condiments that enhance them; and have fun making your own. They’ll pair two sakes with your selections.


January 31st

New Moon Tea + Intention Setting

Gentle movement at Wild Heart Yoga, with guided meditation and cosmic musings in this hour to connect with this time of divine rest. Join Reny for a cosmically fueled experience aligned with the energies of the new moon. You’ll drop in by enjoying Tea in silence as a moving meditation in circle. Connecting with this beautiful plant medicine will cultivate an open heart and a clear mind, and from this place, you will journal your intentions for the upcoming lunar phase.

 

Email Emily@365thingsaustin.com to submit your event.

Born and raised in Austin, Emily thrives off sunlight and a good happy hour. In her free time she enjoys finding hidden spots along the greenbelt and frequent trips to Austin Pets Alive! She graduated with a degree in PR and has spent the past four years as a social media manager and writer.