Looking for some awesome events to attend in and around Austin, Texas this October? You won’t want to miss these!

Whisler’s Reverse Happy Hour
 Every Monday starting October 7th, 2019, from 11:00 PM to 2:00 AM
Where: Whisler’s
1816 E. Sixth Street
Austin, TX 78702

Whether your week is off to a rough start or you just want to blow off some steam, Whisler’s Reverse Happy Hour has got you covered! Make it a late night every Monday in October and enjoy a variety of specials, including the classic Whisler’s Old Fashioned for just $9.

100% That Brunch: A Lizzo Themed Brunch
October 6th & October 13th, 2019 from 10:30 AM to 3:00 PM
Where: Trace, W Austin
200 Lavaca Street
Austin, TX 78701

You won’t want to miss this Lizzo themed brunch! Treat yourself to special cocktails featuring Absolut Juice and tasty brunch bites, all while dancing along to Lizzo’s latest hits. This popular event is likely to fill up fast, so make sure to reserve your table today by calling (512) 542-3660.

Join us for a Lizzo themed brunch you won’t want to miss. Sip on speciality cocktails by Absolut Juice and dive into brunch bites while jamming out to Lizzo’s latest hits. Reservations are recommended.

Medieval Monsters: Terrors, Aliens, and Wonders
 Reoccuring daily starting October 27th, 2019, from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Where: Blanton Museum of Art
200 E. Martin Luther King Blvd.
Austin, TX 78712

Monsters like griffins, giants, demons, and dragons have captured the interest of people throughout history. Whether that interest was due to fear or curiosity over the unknown and unfamiliar, these creatures have played an active roll in art, literature, and film. Now, the Blanton Museum of Art is exploring the ways these “monsters functioned as an embodiment of power, the representation of marginalized groups in society, or the inspiration of awe.”

Night of the Grateful Dead
When: October 30th, 2019, from 7:00 PM to 1:00 AM
Where: Empire Control Room & Garage
606 E. Seventh Street
Austin, TX 78701

October marks the 2nd Annual Night of the Grateful Dead Halloween party at the Garage! Nod along to Grateful Dead covers performed by Mostly Dead Music and the Cake tribute band, Icing. This event also includes a “dead rockstar” themed costume contest with a variety of prizes.

AFS Presents: The Black Cat
When: October 31st, 2019 at 2:00 to 4:00 PM
Where: AFS Cinema & Event Hall
1901 E 51st St, Suite 3100
Austin, Austin, TX 78723

The Austin Film Society is celebrating Halloween with one of the most “bizarre gothic-nouveau psychological terror” masterpieces of the 1930s; The Black Cat by Boris Karloff and Bela Lugosi. So, if you’re in the mood to be spooked this Halloween, this event is perfect for you!

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