Food & Film: New Year's Eve Feast: The Apartment

Lemmon plays a company man who tries to climb the corporate ladder by loaning out his bachelor pad to illicitly trysting higher-ups. As usual, office politics make for some strange bedfellows in this Wilder comedy. See www.drafthouse.com for menu.

6:30PM, Alamo Drafthouse at the Ritz, 320 E. Sixth


  • Bikin' Betties Social Ride

    Social Cycling Austin presents Bikin' Betties, a weekly, beginner-friendly, all-ladies bike ride that ends with drink specials and fun activities (karaoke, mini-golf, outdoor movies, etc.) Along the way, bond with other two-wheelin' ladies. Join the Facebook group for ride details. Mondays, 8pm.


  • New Year's Listings

    Wait, there's nothing going on this New Year's? Pish posh, of course there is; you're just in the wrong place. Check out our champagne riddled listings at austinchronicle.com/nye.


  • Winter Break Camp

    Are the kids starving for activity in their school-deprived vacation? Let the Nature & Science Center give them a day of science learning, outdoor exploration, and playing. For kids ages 5-11. Dec. 24, 26, 27, 28, 31, Jan. 2, 3, & 4, 8am-5pm. $45 per day.

    Austin Nature & Science Center, 301 Nature Center Dr., 974-3888


  • The Rules of Basketball

    Features an exhibition by artist Paul Pfeiffer and a display of James Naismith's 1891 document the Original Rules of Basketball. You won't want to miss this in-depth and historical look into the sport of basketball. Runs through Jan. 13, 2013.

    The Blanton Museum of Art, 200 E. Martin Luther King Jr., 512/471-7324


  • A*FAB and ASA New Year's Eve Party

    The Susan Arbuckle Band, special musical performer Tje Austin, host Rich Segal headline this schmancy evening of doing good and having a blast with friends and fam all at the same time. Ring in the new year with the requisite champagne toast, and welcome 2013 with a yummy midnight breakfast buffet. Proceeds go to embetter all the great work AIDS Services of Austin does all year long. 9pm. $125 and up.

    Hyatt Regency Austin, 208 Barton Springs Rd., 512/477-1234