The Jigglewatts burlesque troupe capitalizes on Gatsby-mania with an homage to the 20s, and the audience is encouraged to dress the part (maybe with a bit more fabric). Fridays through June 28, 10pm. $15 ($25, VIP).
Maggie Mae's, 323 E. Sixth, 512/478-8541
Bring your smart phone and go on a scavenger hunt while learning about the history of our fair town. The quest will take about three hours and teams can embark at any time. Through Sept. 30. $50.
Start location: Texas State Library, 1201 Brazos
While lawmakers at the Capitol are discussing redistricting and transportation, have your own "special session." Join other under-40 Democrats for this monthly happy hour and networking event. We're guessing Gov. Perry is not invited. 5:30-7:30pm. Free.
Shangri-La, 1016 E. Sixth, 512/524-4291
Let your freak flag fly at this parade. The weirder the flag the better as you march from 45th & Duval to Fairfield & Eilers. It's a family friendly event, so leave the adult-themed flags at home. noon. Free.
45th & Duval
Come celebrate local leadership. How do leaders celebrate? The same way we all do, with music, food, booze, and schmooze. 7-11pm. $150.
W Hotel, 200 Lavaca, 512/499-0435
Trust us, you'll know when this party is happening. The sound of engines straddled by people looking to celebrate biker culture is inescapable. The epicenter of live music, vintage cars, photo ops with leather-clad babes, and entertainment is the Travis Expo Center. The party takes over Congress Avenue and other spots all over town as well. Thu.-Sun., June 13-16. $60, three-day pass.
offer nooks-and-crannies walking tours that spotlight the dead to bring Austin's history and geography to life. Fri.-Sat., 8pm.
This mobile spay/neuter clinic might be in your
neighborhood today. Check www.emancipet.org
to find out. Fri.-Sat., check-in begins 8am (first come, first served). Free.