In Linklater's 10-year-old comedy hit, Jack Black brings his rock & roll vibe to riff-needy prep students. Film star Black will be in attendance, along with Linklater, writer/co-star Mike White, co-star Miranda Cosgrove, and the young cast members who made up the movie’s The School of Rock
band. The red-carpet reception, anniversary screening, and Q&A, will be followed by a VIP After Party, featuring an exclusive reunion performance by the band. See "Back to 'School of Rock'
," August 23, for more on the event. Read a full review of The School of Rock.
Huston-Tillotson University hosts Austin community leaders in an effort to address educational, social, and economic opportunities for young minority males. Panelists include Austin Branch NAACP President Nelson Linder, Travis County Assistant District Attorney Gary Cobb, and APD Chief Art Acevedo. 7pm. Free.
Huston-Tillotson University, King-Seabrook Chapel, 900 Chicon
Here's your last chance to weigh in on potential locations for Austin bike share locations. You can even vote for the color of the bikes. We're going with red, but only because tie-dye wasn't an option.
Beetnik chef David Perkins will throw down against Barley Swine pastry chef Kyle McKinney while guests enjoy food, beer, wine, cocktails, and live music. 7pm. $20 at the door.
Beetnik Foods, 2600 E. Cesar Chavez, 512/584-8228
Chuy's once again presents Austin's original festival celebrating green chiles imported from Hatch, New Mexico. Enjoy special menu items, custom cocktails, prizes, souvenirs, and a social media photo contest to dine free at Chuy's for a year.
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Between 250 and 300 cyclists are expected to take part in this friendly, socially paced ride of 12 to 15 miles. Riders will stop for cars and try not to block intersections along the way. This adult ride concludes at a different bar each week. Fiesta Beach, N. I-35 and Lady Bird Lake. Free.