Cheer Up Charlie's

Raw, Vegetarian/Vegan

900 Red River
Austin, 78701
Hours: Tues-Sun, 11am-2am
This vegan bar could be described as a colorful cabin, with a large outdoor music venue behind it. The staff is fun, and in addition to kombucha on tap, they serve amazing organic juice blend cocktails, local beers, biodynamic wines, and organic cold teas. It’s a great place to have a drink and talk in the afternoon under the parachute-shaded patio, but also a serious music venue on the weekends, and often has movie screenings on other nights.

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End of Summer Party

If the WtGG crew wants to pretend that these 100° hoverings are going away anytime soon, who are we to stop them? Where the Girls Go gets jiggly with Jessica Kitty Buick presenting cool lime green Jello wrestling and DJ Malika to heat things back up again. Thu., Aug. 28, 9:30pm-2am.

Stanley Roy's Buh Bye

Kay Odyssey, Mom Jeans, Total Unicorn, and Little Stolen Moments. Say it ain't so. Fri., Aug. 29, 8pm-12mid.

Coma in Algiers

Coma in Algiers, Multicut, Power-Take-Off, Sur, Carbon Poppies, and Red Wagon. Sat., Aug. 30.

Endless Summer Stargayzer Pre-Party

Teases Popper Burns, Girls for Girls, the French Inhales, Young Creature, and DJ Boyfriend deliver. Sun., Aug. 31.

Mikey and the Drags

La Migra, Motel Ball Band, Conncrete Robot, and Schwein. Mon., Sept. 1.


Hosted by Lady Grackle Birdbreath. We bet there will be a lot of ballz and a lot of O-faces screaming things like “O-69!” Tue., Sept. 2, 8pm-2am.

Francine Thirteen

Plus Mon Freres Amigos, Hungerford, and Rap of the Leopard. Wed., Sept. 3.


  • 2013: Readers Best LGBTQ Hangout
  • 2012: Readers Best LGBTQ Hangout
  • 2011: Readers Best LGBTQ Hangout
  • 2010: Readers Best LGBTQ Hangout
  • 2009: Critics Best Cart of Vegan Luv

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