Cheer Up Charlie's
900 Red River
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.
Thu., Aug. 28, 9pm
End of Summer Party w/ DJ Malika
Fri., Aug. 29, 8pm
Little Stolen Moments, Total Unicorn, Mom Jeans, Kay Odyssey
Sat., Aug. 30
AMP United We Jam w/ Rad Wagon, Carbon Poppies, SuR, Power Take-Off, Multicult, Coma in Algiers
Mon., Sept. 1
Concrete Robot, Schwein, Motel Ball Band, La Migra, Mikey & the Drags
Sat., Sept. 6, 8:30pm
Pollen, Genuine Leather, Black Books, Chris Catalena & the Native Americans, the Sour Notes LP Release, Grape St.
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.
Kay Odyssey, Mom Jeans, Total Unicorn, and Little Stolen Moments. Say it ain't so. Fri., Aug. 29, 8pm-12mid.
Coma in Algiers, Multicut, Power-Take-Off, Sur, Carbon Poppies, and Red Wagon. Sat., Aug. 30.
Teases Popper Burns, Girls for Girls, the French Inhales, Young Creature, and DJ Boyfriend deliver. Sun., Aug. 31.
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.
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
Austin's premier raw food spot, Beets serves gluten-free all year long.
1611 W. Fifth #165, 512/477-2338
Looking for a healthy brunch? Everything on the menu here is composed of raw vegetable matter of one kind or another. The gluten-free baked goods are terrific.
4500 Duval, 512/380-9046