Every Little Llama, Gonna Be Alright

 

The election is over. The world isn’t. So, we have that.

 

And we have this. And this. And this. 🙂

 

Everyone has different beliefs, so try to play nice and be positive.

 

Remember: today is someone’s birthday! (Ahem.)
ReadAbouts

TEDxSanAntonio tickets are on sale now!

Folc is Closed Indefinitely Because of Huge Fire AND I AM CRYING

MFing Snake on a MFing Plane

Honoring Veterans: Texas State Parks FREE FOR EVERYONE November 13

2017 Fiesta poster Unveiled

Rackspace went private – here’s the new Board.

Google Fiber will get here… at some point.

 

PSA: And also this.

 

My Picks for the Week:

Fri, Nov 11:

Puro Café Coffee Meetup @ The Fairview Coffee Bar & Grub – 8-9am

Art Party @ SAMA – 6-8:30pm

Dale Watson @ Blue Star Arts Complex – 6:30-10pm

11/11 SASG “You Vote. They Win.” Party @ Alamo Beer Co – 5-11pm

 

Sat, Nov 12:

TEDxSanAntonio @ Witte Museum

Shamrock Series: Notre Dame vs Army @ The Alamodome

Luminaria @ All Over SA << REALLY COOL EVENT!

 

Sun, Nov 13:

Alamo Showdown Cook-Off @ Alamo Beer Co – 1-4pm; $20

Gospel Brunch @ Gruene Hall – 10:30am; $30

Texas State Parks FREE for EVERYONE!

 

This Week:

Throughout the Week:

Luminaria @ All Over SA << REALLY COOL EVENT!

Wurstfest @ New Braunfels << THROUGH NOV 13!

Rockin’ R Wurst Wagon @ New Braunfels – $30

Beer & Brat Fest @ Jazz, TX << NOV 9 & 10

 

Wed, Nov 9:

Dream Theater @ Tobin Center – 7:30pm; $35+

Rusted Root @ Parish (Austin) – 8pm; $20

Road Trip to Wurstfest w/ Girls Pint Out @ Main St Bar – 6-11pm; $30

Buck Buck Moose Book Release Dinner @ Supper (Hotel Emma) – 6-9pm; $95

Cards Against Humanity Night @ The Hangar (Broadway) – 9-11pm

Founders Breakfast Stout Mug Night @ The Growler Exchange – 6:30pm

Sprout Film Festival @ Palladium IMAX Theater – 10:30a & 6:30p; $7

 

Thur, Nov 10:

Second Thursdays @ The McNay – 6-9pm

Thursday Night Latte Throwdown @ Mila Coffee – 7pm

Pairings in the Park @ Hemisfair Park – 6-10pm

Galactic @ Aztec Theatre – 8pm

SA Young Professionals Happy Hour Mixer @ Rosario’s – 6-8pm

Spanish Wine Pairing Dinner @ Nectar Wine Bar – 7-9pm; $50

RMI Fashion Show & Fundraiser @ Pearl Stable – 10a-12p; FREE!

Zoobilation Ball After Party @ SA Zoo – 9pm; $100

 

Fri, Nov 11:

VETERAN’S DAY

Puro Café Coffee Meetup @ The Fairview Coffee Bar & Grub – 8-9am

Art Party @ SAMA – 6-8:30pm

Dale Watson @ Blue Star Arts Complex – 6:30-10pm

Reverend Horton Heat @ Sam’s Burger Joint – 9pm; $25

Forest Gump – HEB Cinema on the Plaza @ Tobin Center – 8-11pm

Indigo Girls @ Gruene Hall – $45

11/11 SASG “You Vote. They Win.” Party @ Alamo Beer Co – 5-11pm

 

Sat, Nov 12:

TEDxSanAntonio @ Witte Museum – all day; $70+

Shamrock Series: Notre Dame vs Army @ The Alamodome – 2:30pm << GOING!

Notre Dame Marching Band @ Main Plaza – 11-11:30am

SoFlo Market @ 1344 S. Flores – 10a-4p

Luminaria African Marimba Workshop @ Lockwood Park – 12-2pm

Luminaria Closing Party @ Healy Murphy Center – 8-10pm

Karbach 5th Anniversary Party @ The Growler Exchange – 2pm

 

RUNNING:

Shamrock Series 5K @ Maverick Plaza << GO IRISH!

#Entrepreneur 5K @ Eisenhower Park

South Padre Marathon @ South Padre, TX

Turkey Day Classic 5K @ Northeast Lakeview College

 

Sun, Nov 13:

Alamo Showdown Cook-Off @ Alamo Beer Co – 1-4pm; $20

Sunday Jazz @ The Witte – 1-5pm

Gospel Brunch @ Gruene Hall – 10:30am; $30

Austin Mac and Cheese Festival @ Scoot Inn (Austin) – 1-4pm

TopGolf Tournament benefitting Clarity Child Guidance Center @ TopGolf – 4pm; $95+

Texas State Parks FREE for EVERYONE!

Space Jam 20th Anniversary @ Santikos Theaters (Bijou, Palladium, Embassy)

The Thing @ Drafthouse Park North – 7:30pm

 

RUNNING:

Ranger Creek 5K Beer Run @ Ranger Creek << YAY!

Segs4Vets 5K @ Freetail Tap Room (S. Presa)

Hill Country Trivium 10K/13.1/26.2/50K @ Marble Falls HS Stadium

 

Next Week

Throughout the Week:

SA Entrepreneurship Week @ All Over SA

 

All Weekend:

Renaissance on the River @ La Villita

 

Mon, Nov 14:

Swing Nite with the Mucho Color Gypsy Band @ Sam’s Burger Joint – 8:30pm; $10

Switchfoot @ Aztec Theatre – 7:30pm; $30+

Breckenridge Brewery Presents: McCabe & Mrs. Miller @ Drafthouse Park North – 7:15pm

 

Tues, Nov 15:

Twilight in the Park @ Travis Park & St Anthony Hotel – 6-9pm

Singin’ in the Rain @ Drafthouse Park North – 6:45pm

Ranger Creek Whiskey Pairing Dinner @ Whiskey Cake – 7-10pm; $75

Wicked Weed Tasting + Meat & Cheese Board @ The Hoppy Monk – 7-8pm

 

Wed, Nov 16:

The Georges @ Gruene Hall – 6-1

Mumford & Sons LIVE from South Africa @ Bijou Theater – 6:30pm

Space Jam 20th Anniversary @ Santikos Theaters (Bijou, Palladium, Embassy)

 

Thur, Nov 17:

Morrissey @ Tobin Center – 8pm; $50+

Network After Work SA @ The Davenport – 6-9pm; $13+

Art to Lunch @ SAMA – 12:30-1pm; $5

 

Fri, Nov 18:

Marc Broussard @ Sam’s Burger Joint – 9pm; $20+

Free College Night @ The McNay – 8-11pm; FREE!

Geekdom’s 5th Birthday Party @ The Weston Centre – 5:30pm

Alamo City Roller Girls Season Closer Party @ Ranger Creek – 7-10pm

Eli Young Band @ Cowboys – $20+

 

Sat, Nov 19:

Grillsgiving @ Mission County Park – 12-6pm; $15

Southtown Cinema: The Three Amigos @ Yanaguana Garden – 7:30pm; FREE!

Ottmar Liebert @ The Aztec Theatre – 9pm; $20+

Texas Body Paint Competition @ Club Rio – 5-10pm

 

Sun, Nov 20:

This is Not a Film Festival @ CO LAB – 5-8:30pm; $5

4th Annual Friendsgiving Feast @ Three Legged Monkey – 12-8pm

 

Save the Dates

Nov 18-Jan 1: Zoo Lights @ SA Zoo

Nov 21: Swing Nite with Two Tons of Steel @ Sam’s Burger Joint – 8:30pm; $10

Nov 22: Willie Nelson @ Majestic Theatre – 8pm

Nov 23: Labyrinth Quote-Along @ Drafthouse Park North – 8:30pm

Nov 23: Passing Strangers Pre-Turkey Day Bash @ Sam’s Burger Joint – 9pm; $10

Nov 23: Willie Nelson SHOW #2!! @ Majestic Theatre – 8pm; $50+

Nov 23: Thanksgiving Eve Bash @ The Hangar (Broadway) – 8pm

Nov 24: THANKSGIVING!

Nov 24: The Hangar is OPEN

Nov 25: BLACK FRIDAY!

Nov 25: .36 Straight Bourbon Bottle Release @ Ranger Creek – 5-9pm; $55

Nov 25: FREE Day at the Museum @ SAMA – 10a-9p; FREE!

Nov 25: Holiday River Parade @ The River Walk – 6-9pm

Nov 26: Handel’s Messiah Community Sing Along @ Travis Park Methodist – 7pm; $15

Nov 27: Breakfast at Tiffany’s @ Santikos Theaters (Bijou, Palladium, Silverado, Rialto)

Nov 28: John Cleese & Eric Idle (MONTY PYTHON!) @ Tobin Center – 7:30pm; $60+

Nov 29: Ms Lauryn Hill @ The Aztec Theatre – 8pm; $60+

Nov 30: Breakfast at Tiffany’s @ Santikos Theaters (Bijou, Palladium, Silverado, Rialto)

Dec 3: Southtown Cinema: Ratatouille @ Yanaguana Garden – 7:30pm; FREE!

Dec 6: Billy Joel @ AT&T Center

Dec 6: Goo Goo Dolls @ Aztec Theatre – 8pm

Dec 7: Ruby & the Reckless @ Gruene Hall – 6-10pm; FREE!

Dec 8: Dolly Parton @ Tobin Center – 8pm; $$$

Dec 8: King’s X @ The Parish – 7:30pm; $25

Dec 10: La Tamalada cooking class @ The Witte – 11a-1p; $15-25

Dec 10: SoFlo Market @ 1344 S. Flores – 10a-4p

Dec 16-23: A Charlie Brown Christmas @ Empire Theatre

Dec 17: Southtown Cinema: It’s a Wonderful Life @ Yanaguana Garden – 7:30pm; FREE!

Dec 17: Robert Earl Keen @ Aztec Theatre – 8pm; $30+

Dec 22-23: SA Symphony play Home Alone sound track @ Majestic Theatre – 7:30pm; $25+

Dec 28: Dwight Yoakam @ Tobin Center – 7:30pm; $40+

Dec 31: Mingo Fishtrap NYE Party @ Sam’s Burger Joint – 9:30pm; $20+

Jan 19: Neil deGrasse Tyson @ Tobin Center – 7:30pm; $80+

Feb 2: Reel Big Fish and Anti-Flag @ The Aztec – 7pm

Feb 2: Foreigner @ The Majestic – 7:30pm

Feb 3: Jay Leno @ The Majestic Theatre – 8pm

Feb 28: Circa Survive @ Alamo City Music Hall – 6:30pm; $23

May 24: Garrison Keillor @ Tobin Center – 7:30pm; $45+

 

Running

Fall running season is here! Remember to wear an ID wherever you run!

 

Here are some awesome running tunes to fire you up!

 

Local running stores:

iRun

Fleet Feet

Soler’s

Run Wild

 

Upcoming Races:

Check out the SA Road Runners (SARR)!

Alamo Beer Co. Marathon Challenge Series – Aug-Nov

Texas Bridge Series 10Ks – Sept-Nov

6-Pack Beer Challenge 5Ks – Oct-Dec

Shamrock Series 5K @ Maverick Plaza – Nov 12 << GO IRISH!

#Entrepreneur 5K @ Eisenhower Park – Nov 12

South Padre Marathon @ South Padre, TX – Nov 12

Turkey Day Classic 5K @ Northeast Lakeview College – Nov 12

Ranger Creek 5K Beer Run @ Ranger Creek – Nov 13 << YAY!

Segs4Vets 5K @ Freetail Tap Room (S. Presa) – Nov 13

Hill Country Trivium 10K/13.1/26.2/50K @ Marble Falls HS Stadium – Nov 13

Shiner Half Marathon @ Shiner, TX – Nov 19 << RUNNING!

Feed Your Hunger 5K / 10K @ Landa Park – Nov 19

Bandera 5K Run / Walk for Diabetes @ Arthur Nagel Clinic – Nov 19

Battle of Leon Creek 15 mi / 10 mi @ Hill Country Place Apartments – Nov 20

“Pretty Good” 5K / 10K @ Blue Bonnet Palace – Nov 20

31st Annual Turkey Trot 5K @ Blue Bonnet Palace – Nov 24

Texas Tough Turkey Chase 5K/10K @ 20 Dominion Drive – Nov 24

ThunderCloud Subs Turkey Trot @ Austin – Nov 24

Comal Cops for Kids Gruene Turkey Trot @ Gruene Hall – Nov 24

6th Annual “Original” Santa Antonio 5K @ Sunset Station – Nov 27

Spicewood Vineyard1/2 Marathon & 10K @ Spicewood, TX – Dec 3

Rock n Roll Marathon / Half @ Alamodome – Dec 4 << RUNNING!

Texas 5K Six Pack #6 @ Real Ale Brewery (Blanco) – Dec 10

St Jude’s Jingle Bell 5K @ Gruene Hall – Dec 10

Arthritis Foundation Jingle Bell Run @ Valero Energy Corp – Dec 10

River Road Run Half Marathon, 10K, and 5K @ New Braunfels – Jan 7

3M Half Marathon @ Austin – Jan 22 << MY FAV!

Piney Woods TrailFest @ Lake Houston Wilderness Park (New Caney, TX) – Feb 4

Austin Marathon & Half Marathon @ Austin – Feb 19

El Taco Run 5K @ VFW Post 76 – Feb 25

Ragnar Luckenbach Relay – Mar 31-Apr 1 << RUNNING!

Alamo Run Fest 5K/ 10K @ Alamodome – Apr 1

Fernwah Marathong KudderMudle 13.1 / 10K / 5K @ Fredericksburg, TX – Apr 1

Alamo Run Fest Half Marathon @ Alamodome – Apr 2

Cap 10K @ Austin – Apr 23

Carnival of Venice Half Marathon @ Brackenridge Golf Course – Apr 28

Midsummers Night’s Dream 5K Women’s Run @ Brackenridge Golf Course – Jun 23