Every Tuesday

Grounded Fitness

Get grounded at downtown’s Fareground every Tuesday evening during Grounded Fitness powered by Swift Fit Events. Every week they’ll host high-intensity workouts in Fareground’s outdoor plaza space just off of Congress and Cesar Chavez. Classes are free and open to the public with ticket registration.

Every Wednesday

$2 Oysters At Garbo’s

Make the middle of your week something to look forward to with $2 New England oysters at Garbo’s. Come on Wednesdays for fresh oysters flown in from Island Creek Oyster Co.—served all day!

Every Thursday

Gypsy Mitchell At C-Boy’s

After 50 years as a sideman, Dallas gospel & funk guitarist Gypsy Mitchell takes center stage at C-Boy’s for four Thursday nights in September. The show starts at 10 p.m. with John Branch playing at midnight.

September 8th

Kitty and Vibe Presents: A Party for EveryBooty ATX

Kitty and a Vibe is bringing their Party For EveryBooty to Austin! Join them at The Austin Motel for the pool party of the summer. Your ticket includes a $30 gift card to Kitty and a Vibe, access to the pool party with live music, swag,  free for, and one complimentary cocktail.

September 9th

Zilker Relays

The Zilker Relays is a 10-mile race with teams comprised of 4 runners. Each participant runs a 2.5-mile loop on the course at Zilker Park. The race is followed by the “Best Post-Race Party in Town” with Tacodeli, Real Ale Brewery, and Live Music by Type-A!

September 10th

Keep Austin Weird Art Show

The Keep Austin Weird Art Show is a gallery show featuring local Austin artists (and vendors) that keep us weird, and transplant artists that make us weirder. Join them for an evening of beverages, lives music, local vendor pop-ups, and more.

September 11th

32nd Annual Austin Chronicle Hot Sauce Festival

The 32nd Annual Hot Sauce Festival benefiting the Central Texas Food Bank returns to south Austin’s favorite, The Far Out Lounge and Stage on Sunday, September 11, 2022, 3 p.m. – 9 p.m. Sample hundreds of Central Texas’ hottest salsas, dine on local foods, have a cold beverage, and enjoy live music!

September 12th

ATX Short Film Showcase

The ATX Short Film Showcase is Austin’s monthly film festival. Every month, they curate 6-7 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, go check them out!

September 13th

HAAM Day 2022

Who’s ready to put the LIVE back in live music for HAAM Day 2022? Mark your calendars for Tuesday, September 13th, and get ready for the 250+ bands and musicians showcased across Central Texas in just one day! Join them live and in person at the Moody Amphitheater at Waterloo Park for a full day of free music with this stellar lineup.

September 14th

Emo Bingo and Karaoke 

Head to Hotel Vegas for Emo Bingo from 7-10 p.m. followed by karaoke at from 10 p.m. – close. Get a bingo, win some amazing Emo swag and maybe some treats at the bar. Its still normal karaoke and you can sing whatever you like, but if you sing something Emo you might win a special prize.

September 15th

Al Fresco Fest

Come through for Al Fresco Fest at Ani’s Day & Night, an open air festival to support DAWA Studios. As summer comes to an end, they’re bringing the community together to make some memories and share a bountiful harvest of fresh-picked beats, bites, and brews.

September 16th

Shuck Off Friday

Stop by Still Austin Whiskey Co. for Shuck off Friday featuring Austin Oyster Company from 6-9 p.m. (or until sold out) the 1st and 3rd Friday of each month. You can also sip on Still Austin’s specialty martinis in their cocktail garden.

September 17th

Sazon Latin Food Festival

The Sazon Latin Food Festival is back and it’s going to be a great time. This free event will have a dozen different Latin food vendors, so you can taste all the best flavors from the Caribbean, Central and South America. There will also be great music and drinks, so make sure you bring your friends and family for a day of fun.

September 18th

Sip & Swim at Hotel Van Zandt feat. Rock the Boat

It’s that time again! Beat the heat with cocktail specials from Bacardi, Bombay, Grey Goose, and Patron, and poolside tunes at Hotel Van Zandt’s Sip and Swim. Your ticket includes one specialty cocktail, and a Day Pass to the Hotel Van Zandt pool for the premier Rock the Boat ATX pool party!

September 20th

What A Character! 

What a Character! is a sketch comedy showcase featuring Austin’s funniest sketch writers and performers. Each month, a rotating line-up of all-star comedians will perform their silliest original characters and most absurd bits.

September 21st

Record Play: East Coast Hip Hop Edition

Join The Pershing for Record Play: East Coast Hip Hop Edition featuring your favorite jams, trivia, and comedy, the most fun variety show in town!

September 22nd

Silent Sunsets Silent Disco 

Join Otopia Rooftop every other Thursday for Silent Sunsets from 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm. Their DJ has created three different playlists to cater to your music taste, ranging from top hits to songs that make you want to lean back. All you have to do is pick up your headphones, choose a channel, and dance away!

September 23rd

Cactus Night at Empire

Empire is throwing Cactus Jack Label theme night, highlighting the biggest hits from Don Toliver, Sheck Wes, Mike Dean and Travis Scott, with other featured artists like Playboi Carti, Lil Uzi Vert, Gunna, NAV & more! The littlest party of the summer is touching down in Austin, Texas!

September 24th

Oktoberfest At Meanwhile Brewing

You don’t need to travel all the way to Munich to celebrate. Meanwhile Brewing has got all the Oktoberfestivies right here—fresh Oktoberfest lager, food specials, themed music, limited merchandise, and fest activities. Prost!

September 25th

Bloom Market

Bloom Market, hosted by Wild Bloom, is a pop-up market that celebrates Austin’s most badass women, non-binary, and queer artists, creatives, makers, and innovators. Shop vintage clothing, handmade jewelry, candles and home goods ++ receive tarot and human design readings.

September 26th

Minute To Win It Comedy Open Mic (Kill Tony Practice)

Minute to Win It is the fastest comedy show in Austin, Texas. Every comedian gets a minute to perform, and the audience gets all the laughs.

September 27th

Elevate ATX: Women in Business Networking

Elevate ATX isn’t just a networking event. Elevate ATX helps you make connections, not just contacts. Your ticket includes light snacks, wine, and non-alcoholic beverages. Join them at The Grove from 5-7 p.m.

September 28th

ATXplained Live

KUT’s award-winning ATXplained project is coming back to the stage with brand-new stories based on questions from the Austin community. An evolution of the ATXplained stories you hear on the radio and read online, ATXplained Live brings a new dimension to the journalism you love from KUT. Through words and images – and a few surprises – your favorite KUT reporters will bring you unforgettable stories that help you understand your city better.

September 29th

Austin Sketch Fest

Austin Sketch Fest showcases the best scripted comedy from Austin and the wilderness beyond. This year’s 13th annual festival, the first back in person since 2019, features headliners Mo Collins (MADtv, Fear the Walking Dead, Parks and Recreation) and Girt God (April Clark and Grace Freud, the most popular trans comedy duo performing today) at Austin’s beautiful Scottish Rite Theater.

September 30th

Party At Independence: A Friday Night Comedy Show And Party

It’s a party and a show on a Friday Night at Independence Brewing, so join some of the best comics in Austin as they go up on stage to make you laugh and leave the stage to have a good time, drink amazing beer, and party.

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.