A look at the near term for pivotal Austin parties.
Did I miss any big ones for this stretch of the season? Let me know at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Aug. 30. Opening of the Out of Bounds Comedy Festival. Various locations.
Sept. 2: 4th and Goal Gala for DKR Research Fund for Alzheimer’s Disease. AT&T Center.
Sept. 4: UT Longhorns football opener against Notre Dame. Royal Memorial Stadium.
Sept. 8: Red Dot Spree. Women & Their Work. ADDED
Sept. 9: The Big Give for I Live Here, I Give Here. Sunset Room.
Sept. 9: “Over the Lege,” a fresh set of political sketches, opens. The Institution Theater.
Sept 9. Opening of the Austin Symphony season, “The Mozart Requiem.” Long Center
Sept. 10: Southwest premiere of transgender issues movie, “Growing Up Coy.” Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar.
Sept. 14: Liz Carpenter Lecture featuring Gloria Steinem. LBJ Presidential Library.
Sept. 14: Chef’s Table Austin for Water to Thrive. Brodie Homestead. ADDED
Sept. 16: Authentic Mexico for the Hispanic Alliance. Long Center.
Sept. 17: Ballet Austin Fête and fête*ish. JW Marriott.
Sept. 17: Opening of the Austin Opera season, “The Manchurian Candidate.” Long Center.
Sept. 17: Moonlight in the Gorge Gala. Canyon Lake.
Sept. 17: Little Black Dress Soirée for Dress for Success. Palazzo Lavaca.