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October 2019

Knife Skills 101

October 16 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Con Olio: Bee Cave, 3500 FM 620 S Ste F400, Ste F400
Bee Cave, TX, 78738 United States
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$30

Become comfortable and skilled with the most important cooking tool, the chef knife! Good knife skills makes cooking more fun and efficient. Refine basic knife skills with Chef Rachel Zierzow, a natural foods chef, culinary instructor, and holistic health coach. Practice the fundamental cuts for vegetables—mince, dice, half moons, matchsticks, chiffonade, and more. Learn how to select a knife that is right for you, and tips for keeping your knives sharp. Enjoy a delicious Provençal Vegetable Soup with Basil Pesto…

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Salon at The Parlor

October 16 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
the parlor, 4301 W Guadalupe St B
Austin, TX 78751
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Free

The Elisabet Ney Museum in coordination with The Parlor Bar are presenting public lectures from visiting artists, intellectuals, and academics. Next week, on Wednesday, October 16th, @ 7:00 p.m., the Salon will be led by Dr. Mikita Brottman! Free and open to the public, of course! From Maryland Institute College of Art’s Humanistic Studies Dept. Mikita Brottman is a British American non-fiction author, scholar, and psychologist known for her interest in true crime. Her writing blends a number of genres,…

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Yuyo – 2 Year Anniversary Celebration

October 17 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Yuyo, 1900 Manor Road
Austin, TX, 78722
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Free

Yuyo opened on Manor Road in October 2017 and has since earned local and national recognition for its vibrant interpretations of Peruvian cuisine. Executive Chef Maribel Rivero received a nod from the prestigious James Beard Awards this year when she was nominated for Best Chef in the Southwest category – solidifying the restaurant’s reputation. To celebrate our second anniversary, Yuyo will host a Pisco Party on Thursday, October 17, from 5 – 8 p.m. Guests are invited to join for…

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Olive Oil 101 Class: Arboretum

October 17 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Con Olio, 3500 FM 620 South, Ste F-400
Bee Cave, TX 78738 United States
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$35

There’s a whole wide world of olive oil out there — come explore it at our Olive Oil 101 class! Let our olive oil expert guide you through a tasting of some of the world’s freshest extra virgin olive oils complete with pairings of cheese, artisinal bread, Amy’s Mexican Vanilla ice cream and more. Separate truths from myths as you discover the history, mythology, production process and health benefits of olive oil while learning how to taste and examine olive…

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Paella Cooking Class w Paella’s Tapas and More: Arboretum

October 18 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Con Olio, 3500 FM 620 South, Ste F-400
Bee Cave, TX 78738 United States
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$63.87

Join us as we welcome Chef Fer Candil of Paellas, Tapas & More for an authentic Spanish Paella cooking class! The demo will include a brief introduction about extra virgin olive oils & balsamic vinegars, then Chef Fer will demonstrate the authentic Spanish paella below. This class is very interactive so be prepared to jump in and enjoy the class!   Menu: - Paella Valenciana from scratch with seafood & chicken - Two Spanish Tapas - Ensalada with fresh vinaigrette…

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Burn & Brunch in 2ND Street District

October 19 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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2ND Street District, 214 Guadalupe Street
Austin, 78701 United States
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2ND Street District presents Burn & Brunch with RIDE Indoor Cycling and Taverna Pizzeria and Risotteria! On Saturday, October 19 and Sunday, October 20, Sign up for the 9:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m., or 11:30 a.m. class at RIDE Indoor Cycling and get a free mimosa + 15% off one brunch item at Taverna Pizzeria and Risotteria. Brunch will be available until 3 p.m. on Saturday and until 4 p.m. on Sunday. PLUS the first 30 attendees will receive validated parking…

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Rubies are A Girl’s Best Friend: A Chocolate Tasting Experience

October 19 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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October 19, 2019 from 11:00 AM until 6:00 PM and October 20, 2019 from 12:00 PM until 5:00 PM
Delysia Chocolatier Culinary Center, 2000 Windy Terrace, Suite 2C
Austin, 78613
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$9.00

Ruby chocolate- the latest innovation that has revolutionized chocolate’s culinary culture- is making an exclusive debut at Delysia Chocolatier’s brand new, elevated tasting experience: SAVOR.  Explore the array of aromatic and flavor profiles that enhance gourmet chocolate with our guided and immersive approach to tasting Delysia’s artisanal handcrafted confections.  In celebration of being the first chocolatier in the United States to introduce natural ruby chocolate truffles, Delysia Chocolatier is debuting an exclusive chocolate tasting showcasing the versatility and beauty of…

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Fall Community Ice Cream Social

October 19 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
lenoir, 1807 South 1st Street
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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For the 4th year in a row, Lenoir and Lick Honest Ice Creams are celebrating community by turning the spotlight on Becker Elementary Schools’ organic and educational non-profit gardening program, the Becker Green Classroom on SATURDAY, October 19th from 1-4 pm at Lenoir's Wine Garden. There will be ICE CREAM to lick, wine, beer and cider to sip, and snacks to eat. Proceeds from Lick's ice cream, the silent auction & raffle, and a portion of Lenoir's beverage sales will…

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Austin Fermentation Festival

October 20 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mueller Lake Park, 4550 Mueller Blvd
Austin, TX 78721 United States
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Free

JOIN US SUNDAY OCTOBER 20, 2019 FOR: *Hourly workshops focused on fermented foods and beverages *Expanded farmers' market w/ a focus on fermented foods and products *Dishes from local chefs and vendors that feature fermented ingredients *Cider, mead, kombucha & other tasty fermented drinks *Live music *Silent Auction featuring prizes from amazing local businesses The Austin Fermentation Festival is a FREE educational event that celebrates all things fermented in Central Texas and will run from 10am – 4pm at Texas…

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German Swap Meet

October 23 @ 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Krause’s Cafe & Biergarten, 148
New Braunfels, 78130 United States
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Free

Need Dirndl, Lederhosen, Steins, Jaeger Hut (hunting caps) or costumes for the upcoming Oktoberfest season? Have extra dirndl or lederhosen laying around? Bring your dirndl, lederhosen, Jaeger Hut, Overcoats, Costumes or Steins to Krause’s on October 23rd for our second swap meet! Set up your items in the pavilion biergarten as early as 4pm. Our Polka band will start at 6pm and play until 9pm. This is a free event and as with all of our German Polka Wednesdays, very…

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The Carillon Fall Cocktail Tasting

October 24 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
The Carillon, 1900 University Ave
Austin, 78705
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$20 – $25

The Carillon is falling into the new season with a cocktail tasting presenting their new fall cocktails on Thursday, October 24 starting at 5:30 p.m. The evening will feature their four original craft cocktails by bar manager, Slavo Prcik paired with delicious bites from Chef Kyle Barham. General admission is $25 and $20 for Campus Club members.   The new cocktails included in the tasting are: Pomance on the Rocks crafted with Grappa di Barolo, anies and honey simple syrup,…

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Paella Cooking Class with Paella’s Tapas and More: Bee Cave

October 24 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Con Olio: Bee Cave, 3500 FM 620 S Ste F400, Ste F400
Bee Cave, TX, 78738 United States
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$63.87

Join us as we welcome Chef Fer Candil of Paellas, Tapas & More for an authentic Spanish Paella cooking class! The demo will include a brief introduction about extra virgin olive oils & balsamic vinegars, then Chef Fer will demonstrate the authentic Spanish paella below. This class is very interactive so be prepared to jump in and enjoy the class!   Menu: - Paella Valenciana from scratch with seafood & chicken - Two Spanish Tapas - Ensalada with fresh vinaigrette…

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Mediterranean Appetizers & Wine Styles-A Taste of Italy: Bee Cave

October 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Con Olio: Bee Cave, 3500 FM 620 S Ste F400, Ste F400
Bee Cave, TX, 78738 United States
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$54.13

Join us for a very special Mediterranean cooking class with Sommelier and Chef Pier Giorgio Manna! He has owned and operated several restaurants in northern Italy, for approximately 25 years.    Chef Pier will take you on a journey through Italy with the following dishes:  3 Flour Focaccia Bread Barley Salad Risotto with Asparagus Summer Peaches with White Wine Sauce    This menu will be accompanied with two glasses of special wines chosen by Pier and marcona almonds & olives. …

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Lone Star Court Spooktacular Halloween Yappy Hour

October 25 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Lone Star Court, 10901 Domain Drive
Austin, TX 78758 United States
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Free and open to the public

Round up your best costume and pups for Lone Star Court’s Halloween Yappy Hour on Friday, October 25 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. The spooktacular night will feature live music in The Pavilion by The Rewinders, a dog costume contest with prizes including a one-night stay at Lone Star Court, and pop-up shops from some of Austin’s best dog boutiques and artists, including Kathy Phantastic, The French and I, Pets Domain and Bow Wow Bones Food Truck who will serve complimentary dog…

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APL After Dark: Spooky Scary

October 25 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Austin Central Library, 710 W Cesar Chavez St.
Austin, 78701
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$7

Join us in celebrating (and exploring) the mystical, the esoteric, the unusual, and the spooky at our next APL After Dark! It's a quarterly, themed Friday night where adults can learn and play. Explore Mysterious Planchette's antique (and unique!) collection of ouija boards and seance tools, and meet the man behind the collection. Learn about the art and mystery of Tarot with Typewriter Tarot. Learn about paranormal investigation and local hauntings with folks from The Night Owl Podcast, Austin's best…

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Art on the Porch: Community Engagement Day at the DAC

October 26 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Dougherty Arts Center, 1110 Barton Springs Rd
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Free

Enjoy free music and food, try art activities, join in on fun and games, and tell us what you think about the arts in Austin on the porch of the Dougherty Arts Center. The City of Austin is committed to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. Reasonable modifications and equal access to communications will be provided upon request. For assistance please contact (512) 974-3914 or Relay Texas 7-1-1.

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THE CATHEDRAL LAUNCH PARTY WITH ATXGALS

October 26 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Cathedral, 2403 E. 16th St.
Austin, 78702
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$45

Come celebrate the opening of The Cathedral, a gorgeous East Austin 1930's refurbished church that is now home to atxGALS, other local artists, creatives and entrepreneurs. The event will kick off at 6pm and will feature art from over 10 atxGALS artists, live DJ and music performances, open bar with specialty cocktails and local beer. Dress to impress! Dia de los Muertos attire encouraged. Bar sponsored by Tito's, Dulce Vida Tequila, and Austin Eastciders. Ages 21+.

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Trunk or Treat

October 26 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Our Savior parking lot, 1513 E Yager Ln
Austin, 78753
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Free

Food, fun games, & prizes! Saturday, October 26th From 6:00PM till 8:00PM In the Our Savior parking lot 1513 E Yager Ln, Austin, TX 78753 For more info contact us at (512) 836-9600 Oslaustin.org

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5th Annual UMLAUF Straw Fest

October 27 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
UMLAUF Sculpture Garden & Museum, 605 Robert E Lee Rd
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Free

Straw Fest is a free fall festival hosted by the UMLAUF every year on the final Sunday in October. Stop by to enjoy pumpkin carving, a petting zoo, a fall fashion show, and plenty of other fall activities for the whole family. ​ ​ EVENT SCHEDULE ​ Lineup: (Timing and Schedule subject to change) 12pm River City Pops 1pm DANZA, Center for the Arts 2pm Family and Pet Fashion Show 3pm Joe McDermott Activity Vendors: Fannie’s Farm Friends Austin Balloon Designs Facepainting by…

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Rosewood’s Halloween Lawn Party

October 27 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Rosewood, 1209 Rosewood Avenue, Austin, Texas 78702, United State
Austin, 78702
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Free

Join Rosewood for a night of fall cocktails, pumpkin carving, doggy dress up and more! Starting at 5pm, the Rosewood team will begin judging their doggy costume contest, where 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners will receive gift cards to dine at the restaurant. Pumpkin carving will also be taking place, with a limited number of pumpkins and carving kits provided, so it's first come first serve -- or hey, feel free to BYOP (bring your own pumpkin!). The cherry…

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The Laphroaig Vault – Austin

October 28 @ 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Small Victory, 108 E 7th Street
Austin, TX 78701 United States
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Join us for the opening of The Laphroaig® Vault Austin, a one-night-only gathering created in celebration of Austin’s most loyal Laphroaig fans! Led by our Master Scotsmen, friends and fans alike will come together for a series of exclusive, intimate 60-minute guided tastings through Laphroaig Scotch Whisky’s most premium and rarest expressions, pulled straight from our vault. Mark your calendar for this immersive tasting through our most coveted expressions, courtesy of Laphroaig Single Malt Scotch Whisky. Reservations open at 12…

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