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Weekend Plans: What To Do Besides ACL

Like audition for a television show.

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Yes, it’s ACL right now, but it’s not the only thing happening around town. There’s still football and Veracruz’s new brunch, along with these five events.

WEST SIXTH — If you happen to be ACL-ing, Arro is offering half-off discounts to anyone with wristbands after 8 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. Plus, partake in $1 mimosas and Bloody Marys on all day on Sunday. [EaterWire]

FOOD TV — Fancy yourself a Food Network star? The channel is looking for local home cooks for the second season of All-Star Academy. The open casting call is being held at Culinary Factory on Sunday, October 3 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. [EaterWire]

EAST SEVENTH — The Austin chapter of Les Dames d’Escoffier is hosting Food Fight on Sunday, October 4. At LaV from 5 to 8 p.m., there’s wine and appetizers, along with an auction with goods like a private Franklin Barbecue party, Springdale Farm tour with dinner by Sonya Cote, and a sausage making class. Advance tickets are $50. [EaterWire]

CAMPUSTexas French Bread is ringing in fall with a garden party on Sunday, October 4, with small bites, wine, beer, and music from 6 to 8 p.m. [EaterWire]

AUSTINSunday’s the last day for Shake Shack’s Shaktoberfest specials, including the bacon cheddar brat burger and vanilla custard with apples. [EaterWire]

La V

1501 E 7th St, Austin, TX 78702 512.391.1888

Capital Factory

701 Brazos Street, , TX 78701 (512) 548-9675 Visit Website

Shake Shack [Domain]

11228 Domain Drive, Austin, Texas 78759 Visit Website

Shake Shack [Austin]

1100 South Lamar Boulevard, Austin, Texas 78704 Visit Website

Texas French Bread

2900 Rio Grande Street, , TX 78705 (512) 499-0544 Visit Website

Arro [CLOSED]

601 W 6th St, Austin, TX 78701 (512) 992-2776 Visit Website

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