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The Infinite Monkey Theorem Hosts “Night Before Thanksgiving” Event Benefitting SAFE @ The Infinite Monkey Theorem Urban Winery
Nov 21 @ 2:00 pm – 8:00 pm

To celebrate the season of giving, The Infinite Monkey Theorem has partnered with some of Austin’s top award-winning restaurants for a “Night Before Thanksgiving” event. An assortment of sides will be available for purchase with 100% of sales benefitting SAFE. Additionally, The Infinite Monkey Theorem will be paying it forward with 20% of sales from its suggested wine pairings and 10% of all on-site sales donated to SAFE as well.

This event is family-friendly as the evening will include hand turkey crafts for kids and A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving screening.

The following restaurants are donating sides for this charitable event: Holy Roller pies (available in PSL, Bourbon Pecan and Caramel Apple), Swift’s Attic sweet potato casserole with house made marshmallow topping, and The Brewer’s Table stuffed sweet potatoes. In the spirit of giving back, Hai Hospitality’s Uchi, Uchiko and Loro will be creating off menu items for this event.

Bidi Bidi Banda @ 3ten ACL Live
Nov 23 @ 8:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Let’s Go Swimming @ Kinda Tropical
Nov 24 @ 9:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Line-up /Flying Turns, Jes Carpenter When I asked the moon to hang out, I never thought it would reply to my DM. It hit me back with a shooting star emoji and I sent a kissy face and it sent a weightlifter and here we are, on a date. I picked it up in my spaceship just kidding, we took those electric scooters and went to Kinda Tropical where the drinks are always full and the vibes are always new and Flying Turns were waxing/waning on turntables/CDJs. The moon seemed a little nervous. I put my hand on its leg as like a flirty gesture but turns out it wasn’t a leg, it was a breast things got really uncomfortable and it said, that’s not how you walk on the moon then we sidehugged goodbye because I didn’t want to accidentally touch its other breast and it ghosted on me for 28 days but now it’s back at KT grinding on the disco ball Thank you for reading that silly poem. We’re back at Kinda Tropical the weekend after Thanksgiving, dreaming of warmer temperatures and welcoming bodies of water. Iron Mike will be down for the count, so Son Fjord, Hayden Edward, and Dan Gentile will be joined by super-homie Jes Carpenter. You may know him from his Loose Fit parties, tireless work to bring dance music to SXSW, and record-setting attendance at our parties. And as always, thanks to Cord Luehrman for the flyer design. Let’s Go Swimming!

Stoned vs Drunk vs Sober @ Fallout Theater
Nov 24 @ 10:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Stoned vs Drunk vs Sober is a stand up comedy competition featuring three teams of comics that try to answer the question, “What if comics got stoned, drunk, or sober, then gave it their best as they perform on the edge?”Laugh Button rated SvDvS as, “One of the 9 most unique comedy shows in the nation.”$10 online/$12 at the doorBar onsite from Party Pulse!FAQSARE THERE ID REQUIREMENTS OR AN AGE LIMIT TO ENTER YOUR EVENTS? Unless specifically stated above, Fallout Theater is all ages and BYOB. However, if the event is providing free booze (which sometimes happens), or if we have drink service provided by Party Pulse, you’ll have to show a 21+ ID in order to partake. Other than that, our programming tends to be PG-13 & up, so keep that in mind.WHAT’S YOUR REFUND POLICY? If you buy an online ticket, you should arrive 30 min before the start of the show to guarantee getting a seat because we also sell tickets at the door and usually have a crowd waiting for no-show seats. If you don’t arrive at least 10 min before the show, your seats could be given out to people on our waiting list, and if that happens, you will not be entitled to a refund as we don’t offer refunds after the show has started.—————————————————This show is presented by talent from Fallout Theater, the newest destination for Austin Comedy and the premiere destination for Alternative Improv/Sketch/Stand- Up. Come early to chill in our downtown lobby lounge and meet the best comedians around. Register for our sketch & improv classes year-round at FalloutComedy.com.

Vendor Registration – Brunch & Shop @ Sterling Event Center
Nov 25 @ 11:00 am – 11:00 am

Vendor info:  The $50 vending fee includes an 6 ft table with linens and chair. WiFi and electrical outlets will be provided as well, along with a dressing room for our clothing vendors.  Brunch starts at 11:00 and you’ll be able to arrive for setup as early as 10:00. We ask that you invite your clients to the event and share the flyer and event page via your social media outlets. In return we will include a list of vendors on our website and Facebook event page. If you have any questions, please contact Keisha Gillis @ [email protected] Event info: Sterling Event Center is ecstatic to be partnering with Hoover’s Cooking and a.k.a mixology to provide a unique brunch experience. Our catering team will join forces with Hoover’s Cooking to create a delicious buffet for you and your family to enjoy. In addition to some of the best food in Austin, we will have an art gallery in our solarium featuring local artist works. You’ll also be able to shop a room full of local creatives featuring an array of products from clothing, beauty products, jewelry and more. Get your brunch tickets via our Sterling Supper Club website: https://www.sterlingsupper.club/

Mindful Yoga @ San Marcos Public Library
Nov 25 @ 3:00 pm – 3:00 pm

This yoga program is organized for maintaining and improving health, removing stress, and obtaining peace of mind. In between yoga exercises, meditation will be practiced. All levels welcome.

PMI-ACP Certification Training Course in San Marcos, TX @ San Marcos
Nov 28 @ 9:00 am – 9:00 am

The PMI-ACP (Agile Certified Practitioner) training program will help you to understand the basics and concepts of agile methodologies, including Extreme Programming (XP), Scrum, Crystal, Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM), Lean Development, and Feature-Driven Development (FDD). The PMI’s Agile Certified Practitioner certification formally recognizes your knowledge of agile principles and your skill with agile techniques. You will get special recognition from your company, stakeholders and peers. We are registered partner with Project Management Institute, Scrum Alliance, IASSC, ASQ, IIBA and AXELOS to provide customized pre exam professional training and coaching classes. PMI-ACP training package includes : 3Day Classroom Training 21 Contact Hours (21 PDUs) 180 days of high quality E-learning 97.6% success rate ACP Exam Tips, Techniques and Mock test 100% Money Back Guarantee Revision Session on Request Real-time Scenarios from various Industrial Verticals Other Training Courses: CAPM | PMP | LSSGB | ITIL | CSM | CEH | CCBA | CBAP | CEH Use Promo Code – ICERT20 to avail 20% of discount on all our above training courses I Look forward for your registration. Contact Us : iCert Global LLC E-mail: [email protected] Website: www.icertglobal.com Call Us Now: +1 (713)-287-1187.

Austin Blues Society Jam @ Skylark Lounge
Nov 29 @ 8:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Come out to the Skylark Lounge this Thursday, March 29th for an electrifying show by The Anthony Wright Band! The performance will start at 8:30 PM – sign up to join the open blues jam afterwards! FREE admission to ABS members, $5 cover for non-members!About the Austin Blues SocietyThe Austin Blues Society exists to represent the Past, Present, and Future of Blues music through the education, commemoration and preservation of the rich musical history which is so prominent here in Austin and throughout Texas. We honor the many Blues Legends that have graced our stages, and we support and promote all of our local Blues artists, both veterans and new arrivals. We serve our community as “Ambassadors of the Blues” and strive to share our love for the culture through Community Events & Festivals, Hosted Jams & Concert Programming, “Blues in the Schools” programming, Cultural Enrichment, and by supporting other organizations with the same or similar mission. The Austin Blues Society is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to creating higher awareness and a greater appreciation of this historic art form. http://www.austinbluessociety.org $5 cover

Texas Longhorns vs. Radford Highlanders @ Frank Erwin Center
Nov 30 @ 6:00 pm – 6:00 pm

NCAAB Basketball

Sh!t-faced Shakespeare: Romeo and Juliet @Spider House Ballroom / ATX @ Spider House Cafe & Ballroom
Nov 30 @ 7:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Shit-faced Shakespeare is the deeply highbrow fusion of an entirely serious Shakespeare play with an entirely shit-faced cast member. Side-splitting, raucous and completely unpredictable, the show has been running since 2010 and has already entertained over 100,000 eager theatre goers across the UK + US. Shit-faced Shakespeare landed Stateside in April of 2015 continues to bring you the hilarity at Spider House Ballroom with Romeo and Juliet. With a genuinely drunken professional actor selected at random every night, no two shows are ever the same. Shit-Faced Shakespeare seeks to introduce a new generation of theatre-goers to the works of the Bard by reviving the raucous, interactive and vibrant nature of Elizabethan theatre with a very modern twist – reminding them as we go to always enjoy Shakespeare responsibly. ONGOING through 2018! NOTE: Most performances have doors at 6:00 / Curtain at 7:00pm (with a few exceptions — please check your ticket for exact showtimes as they can vary!) For more information and tickets to other venues please visit :: www.shit-facedshakespeare.com