Sunday


Holiday Movie Series at Easy Tiger. It’s the most wonderful time of the year — especially for movies. Head to Easy Tiger’s downtown beer garden for weekly screenings of some beloved holiday films, starting with Sunday’s “The Nightmare Before Christmas.” Drink specials include $5 hot toddies and $5 Cranberry 76s. 8 p.m. Sundays through Dec. 22. Free. 709 E. Sixth St. facebook.com/events/1307280286131447/


Monday


Holiday Window Walk 2019. Walk along the sidewalks of the Second Street District to check out the storefronts that have been transformed into decorative holiday scenes by St. Edward’s University students for the ninth annual Holiday Window Walk. Participating stores include Austin General Store, Austin Rocks Texas, Luxe Apothetique, and Sneaker Politics Austin. 8 a.m. Monday-Dec. 8. 2ndstreetdistrict.com/events-2/2019/12


Tuesday


Mueller Austin’s 14th Annual Tower Lighting. The Mueller neighborhood festoons the former air traffic control tower with lights every year and hosts an event to turn them on for the rest of the holiday season. Expect treats, giveaways, a photo booth and music from the Austin Soul Train Drumline and Nash Hernandez Orchestra. 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Monday. John Gaines Park, 2708 Sorin St. facebook.com/events/528517541271706/


Wednesday


BMI Songwriters in the Round at Saxon Pub. Shortly after performance rights organization BMI opened an Austin office this past spring, it began hosting regular songwriter showcases at the Saxon Pub. Joining soulful R&B-pop singer Mélat and Los Coast frontman Trey Privott at this one are Robyn Shayne, Forrest Weiss, Roxann Woods and Julie No. 6 p.m. Wednesday. 1320 S. Congress Ave. thesaxonpub.com. — Peter Blackstock


Thursday


Prohibition Repeal Day Party at the Golden Goose. It’s been 86 years since Prohibition was repealed in the U.S., which is reason to celebrate at this South Austin cocktail bar. The Golden Goose invites you to party like it’s 1933. There will be classic cocktails, drink specials and more. 4 p.m. Thursday. 2034 S. Lamar Blvd. facebook.com/events/2463381800647643/


Neal Shusterman at BookPeople. In Shusterman’s highly anticipated finale to the New York Times bestselling trilogy “Arc of a Scythe,” dictators, prophets and tensions rise. In a world that’s conquered death, will humanity finally be torn asunder by the immortal beings it created? After discussing “The Toll” in this BookPeople event, Shusterman will sign it. 7 p.m. Thursday. 603 N. Lamar Blvd. 512-472-5050, bookpeople.org


Saturday, Dec. 7


KUT & KUTX Public Radio Holiday Sing-Along. Kick off the holiday season with KUT and KUTX at the annual sing-along and tree lighting, followed by the Downtown Austin Alliance’s Holiday Stroll. KUTX 98.9 music hosts John Aielli and Elizabeth McQueen lead the carols before a countdown to the lighting of the downtown holiday tree. Afterward, stroll the streets for shopping and more. 5 p.m. Dec. 7. Texas State Capitol, 1100 Congress Ave. kut.org