Nov. 1

Hospice Austin’s Beauty of Life Brunch

What: A morning of mimosas, exclusive shopping with local merchants and, most importantly, a keynote speech from Molly Carroll, author of “Cracking Open and Trust Within.”

Cost: $175 individual tickets; sponsorships start at $2,500

Where: JW Marriott, 110 E. Second St.

Information: hospiceaustin.org

The 13th Annual Andy Roddick Foundation Gala

What: A cocktail reception, extensive live auction, elegant dinner and concert with multi-platinum country music superstar Dierks Bentley.

Cost: $1,250 individual tickets; sponsorships start at $10,000

Where: ACL Live, 310 W. Second St.

Information: spark.adobe.com/page/xXsRv6hi4nlhf/

Nov. 2

The Art of Giving Gala for the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Austin Area

What: Festivities will include a cocktail reception followed by dinner and silent and live auctions. An after-party promises live music, an open bar and more.

Cost: $350 individual tickets; sponsorships start at $5,000

Where: JW Marriott Austin, 110 E. Second St.

Information: bgcaustin.org/events/art-of-giving-gala/

Hand to Hold's 5th Annual Baby Shower Luncheon

What: "Good Morning America" chief meteorologist Ginger Zee will headline the fifth annual Baby Shower Luncheon, raising money for Hand to Hold and its efforts to support families devastated by premature birth and infant loss.

Cost: $175 individual tickets; sponsorships start at $2,500

Where: JW Marriott Austin, 110 E. Second St.

Information: handtohold.org/events/baby-shower/

Nov. 9

Austin Public Library Friends Foundation’s Stories Gala

What: A festive and exciting evening inside the gorgeous Central Library, which will have dinner and a program featuring stories from Austinites, live music by the Tosca String Quartet, dessert and a DJ on the rooftop garden and more.

Cost: $250-$500 individual tickets; sponsorships start at $2,500

Where: Austin Central Library, 710 W. Cesar Chavez St.

Information: austinlibrary.org

Nov. 12

NSCDA-TX's A Night for Our Nation

What: The dinner with World War II-era music honors Thomas M. Hatfield, the inaugural recipient of the Award for Distinction in Patriotic Service, which is presented by the National Society of the Colonial Dames of America.

Cost: $750-$5,000 individual tickets; sponsorships start at $5,000

Where: Neill-Cochran House Museum, 2310 San Gabriel St.

Information: nchmuseum.org/hatfield2018/

Nov. 15

Beautify Bash for Keep Austin Beautiful

What: Celebrate the individuals and community groups who are making Austin a better place to live through environmental stewardship and community engagement with local food and drink, a silent auction, live music by Tomar and the FCs and more.

Cost: $75 general admission, $100 VIP tickets

Where: Umlauf Sculpture Garden & Museum, 605 Azie Morton Rd.

Information: eventbrite.com/e/beautify-bash-2018-benefit-for-keep-austin-beautiful-tickets-49566370348

Nov. 16

Taste America: Night of Culinary Stars

What: The James Beard Foundation's cross-country culinary series comes to Austin with a gala dinner featuring dishes from local chefs including Rene Ortiz of Launderette.

Cost: $250-$300 individual tickets; sponsorships start at $2,500

Where: W Austin, 200 Lavaca St.

Information: jamesbeard.org/events/taste-america-austin-dinner-2018

Dec. 1

Dancing with the Stars Austin

What: Benefiting the Center for Child Protection, the 12th annual event is the biggest dance party of the year, with glamour, exhilarating entertainment and eye-catching routines.

Cost: Individual tickets start at $300; sponsorships start at $2,500

Where: JW Marriott Austin, 110 E. Second St.

Information: centerforchildprotection.org/2018-dancing-with-the-stars-austin/