Gay Place: FEARBOMB!

Don't fear the creepers: That's just the Weird City Sisters

The Sisters serve it up 
for Queerbomb! (See Fearce!)
The Sisters serve it up for Queerbomb! (See "Fearce!")

The twisted sisters of perpetual weird are raising dough and Cain for QueerBomb! this Friday.

ON OUR GAYDAR

Beth Consetta Rubel Art Exhibit That eye. That hand. Those faces. Do not miss this art show. Through Fri., Oct. 24. Salvage Vanguard Theater, 2803 Manor Rd. www.fb.com/consettarubelartist.

Happy Hour with Ms. Wright The legendary Ms. Wright on the black & whites is a great way to kick off your weekend. Thursdays and Fridays, 6-8pm. The Skylark Lounge, 2039 Airport, 512/730-0759. Free. www.fb.com/theskylarklounge.

Oh, Queer Moon New Moon yoga ritual. Thu., Oct. 23, 7:45pm. Soma Vida, 1210 Rosewood, 512/628-1580. $10-20 donation. www.fb.com/likeyogavolta.

Brand New Key Residency It's a weekly hootenanny, convenient for Manor Road regulars, featuring BNK. Ethan & Jeff open. Fridays in October, 7-9:30pm. In.gredients, 2610 Manor Rd. www.fb.com/brandnewkeymusic.

FEARCE! The Weird City Sisters are sisses of perpetual gratitude, and they wish to throw some luv to QueerBomb, the event where they made their debut (in 2012). Throw on a costume, come as you aren't (or as you really, really are), and revel in Fat Bottom Cabaret, Geri A Trix, a Hedwig tribute by Joe Stacey, Girl 4 Girl, DJ False Flag, and hostess Zane Xena. You could get "tortured" in the spanking booth, foretold by OraCola, tested (Rapid HIV test available) by the Q, and so many more possibilities too scary to mention. Fri., Oct. 24, 10pm. Elysium, 705 Red River. $5-10 donation. www.fb.com/weirdcitysisters.

Big Boi Yoga Hatha flow with mods for big bodies (big bois, ladybears, et al.). Saturdays, 11am; Mondays, 7pm. The New Cycleast, 1619 E. Caesar Chavez. $10 class, $30 unltd. monthly. www.dawgyoga.com/bigboiyoga, www.fb.com/groups/bigboiyoga.

Big Gay Disco Brunch The natural companion to a disco nap is obvs a disco brunch – all to the backing track of one DJ Deftone. Sat., Oct. 25, 11am-3pm. 219 West, 612 W. Sixth. www.fb.com/abcdeevents.

Queer Zombies Pub Crawl We know some of you take the "crawl" part of pub crawls very seriously, so plan ahead. This is a fundraiser for PFLAG, for gosh sake, so behave. Sort of. Sat., Oct. 25, 4pm. Downtown Austin, email or see PFLAG site for details. $50. secretary@pflagaustin.org, www.pflagaustin.org.

Glitz 2014 Cord and Anne again host this glam throwdown to throw down some cash for the kids at OY. Call/email for location details and directions to the event. Sat., Oct. 25, 8pm. Out Youth, 909 E. 49½, 512/419-1233. $80 ($75 advance). www.fb.com/outyouth.

The Boys of Austin Dance Still Dirty. Still Filthy. Supastar DJ Filthy Rich spins gobs of gay gold. Just gobs. Saturdays, 10pm. Rain on 4th, 217 W. Fourth.

Cape Cod Sundays Pass the vodka, please. No purchase necessary. Sundays, 2-5pm. Tapelenders Video, 1114 W. Fifth. Free. www.tapelenders.com.

October Kweird Sundayz Leather Ball: See/hear Dead Love Club and DJ Puppybutt (San Antonio). Sun., Oct. 26, 9pm. Rain on 4th, 217 W. Fourth.

Sade Sundays Come live the diamond life each and every Sunday with that smooth operator, DJ GirlFriend, at this vinyl-only hideaway. Sundays through November, 9pm-1am. Vinyl, 607 Trinity. Free. www.fb.com/vinylatx, www.girlfriendatx.com.

Free Buffet It's about time someone served up some yummy free grub all week long to soak up all those drink specials. Mon.-Fri., 5-7pm. Bout Time II, 6607 N. I-35. Free.

PFLAG-Georgetown Allied love is the best family. Fourth Mondays, 6:45-9pm. Independent Bank Community Room, 1503 Rivery Blvd., Georgetown. www.pflagaustin.org.

TuezGayz Dependably fruitastic: Austin's legendary weekly weekday gay night on Red River. Tuesdays, 9pm. Barbarella, 615 Red River. www.fb.com/barbarellaatx.

OUTSIDER TELETHON COUNTDOWN Reverie and Randee host this Jerry Lewis-worthy thon-o-cash to raise some for OUTsider Festival. Tue., Oct. 28, 7-10pm. Cheer Up Charlie's, 900 Red River, www.outsiderfest.org.

Gurls' Night All-lady, -gay, or -gaylady stand-up comedy with Ralph Hardesty and Daniel Rugg Webb. Every other Tuesday, 9-11pm. Rain on 4th, 217 W. Fourth. Free. www.twitter.com/ralphiehardesty.

Rain Live! Bang Feather Bang and KP & the Boom Boom bang and boom you. Tue., Oct. 28, 9pm. Rain on 4th, 217 W. Fourth. Free. www.rainon4th.com.

Shitty Kitty Big Ball BINGO Ms. Rebecca Havemeyer will have you scrambling for letters, numbers, and ya diaper. Last Wednesdays of the month, 9:30pm. Rain on 4th, 217 W. Fourth.

Dance Battles Put your name down by 11pm; battle at 11:30pm. Battle on, dancing queen, battle on. Wednesdays, 11pm. Oilcan Harry's, 211 W. Fourth. www.oilcanharrys.com.

BookWoman BookGroup Note new day. This installment digs into Katherine Forrest's High Desert. Thu., Oct. 30, 7-8:45pm. BookWoman, 5501 N. Lamar Ste. 105-A, 512/472-2785. www.fb.com/bookwomanaustin.

The Comedy séance Just try to defy a show that boasts the host "Satan and his cavalcade of celebrity corpses," as channeled by Matt Bearden, Mike MacRae, Cody Hustak, Aaron Brooks, Lashonda Lester, Maggie Maye, Ralphie Hardesty, and Avery Moore. Oui, oui ji! Thu., Oct. 30, 8pm. Spider House Ballroom, 2906 Fruth. $10 ($8 advance).

HO-RIZON

Sex Toy Recycling Every closet purge, you run into it – that slab of silicone or whatever, the one that reminds you of ... you know who. What the hell do you do with an old dong? Or buzzing egg? Or Fleshlight? Why, you recycle it, of course. Participate in Q Toys recycling program, and get a $5 certificate for your trouble ... and a less stressful closet. Q Toys, 6800 Burnet Rd., 512/772-1614. info@qtoysaustin.com, www.qtoysaustin.com.

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