Music

Scholz Garten's Autumn Equinox Celebration. Welcome fall the way Austinites do with every season — with live music. This celebration is the second in a series of four shows over the next 12 months occurring every solstice and equinox. All of them feature the Matt Gilmour Band, with additional performances, from Redd Volkaert and others, curated by Gilmour. The Austin-based nonprofit Earthbound Astronomers will be on hand with telescopes for night sky viewing and additional demonstrations. 6 to 11 p.m. Sept. 23. $12. 1607 San Jacinto Blvd. eventbrite.com/e/autumn-equinox-celebration-tickets-69801645601 

Theater & dance

"Jump." In the whimsical world of "Jump," a Shrewd Productions performance, lights flicker, hearts heal and a young woman finds solace on a bridge. At once heartbreaking, hilarious and hopeful, the play by Charly Evon Simpson, its world premiere, is about the connections we share that bind us together and lead us bravely into the unknown. The Monday production is industry night. 8 p.m. Thursday-Sunday, with additional 8 p.m. performance Sept. 23, through Sept. 29. $15-$25. Santa Cruz Theater, 1805 E. Seventh St. shrewdproductions.com

Film

Texas Freedom Network Education Fund's Best of Sex Ed with Owen Egerton. The influential think tank hosts a special screening with one of Austin’s most beloved comedians. The screening takes a humorous look at some of the most bizarre sex education films from the 1930s to today. You’ll laugh, you’ll cry, and you just might cry again when you see the current state of sex education in the country's public schools. 6 p.m. Sept. 23. $25-$50. Alamo Drafthouse Mueller, 1911 Aldrich St., Suite 120. eventbrite.com/e/tfn-presentsbest-of-sex-ed-with-owen-egerton-tickets-65446525319

Dining

Japanese Sake Dinner with Daimon Brewery. Kemuri Tatsu-ya welcomes back Daimon Brewery, a sake brewery on the rise, to the U.S. for a seven-course Japanese sake dinner hosted by sixth-generation Daimon Brewery president Yasutaka Daimon and CEO Marcus Consolini. Daimon sake tends to be rich in umami flavor complementing the regional food of Osaka. You can expect these and much more on the menu for the night, as Kemuri unveils two small-batch, private label sakes along with five others. 7 to 10 p.m. Sept. 23. $75. 2713 E. Second St. facebook.com/events/935588073467121

Art

"Big Pink Blanket of Love." The Davis Gallery produces a show in support of local watercolor artist Jan Heaton, whose daughter died in February after a decadelong battle with cancer. In addition to a collaborative quilt as the centerpiece, there will be original artwork by Heaton and other artists. The quilt, in various shades of pink, features the work of more than 60 artists and will be eventually donated to a fundraiser for young cancer patients. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday through Oct. 12. 837 W. 12th St. davisgalleryaustin.com