Check out our February agenda from our favorite local influencers.
Austin Oyster Festival
“Freshly shucked, grilled, roasted and fried oysters will be served all ways at the Austin Oyster Festival. Creole barbecue shrimp, shrimp po’boys, gruyere fritters and pommes frites will be served too, along with bloody marys, beer, wine and spirits while [attendees jam]out to Cajun, Bluegrass and ‘newgrass’ music.” – Jane Ko, @atasteofkoko
Feb. 24, noon to 6 p.m.
The Lawn at Seaholm Power Plant, 800 W. Cesar Chavez St.
General-admission tickets are $60. VIP tickets are $115.
Second Annual Galentine’s Show
“Looking for an alternative to traditional Valentine’s Day plans? Look no more! Join ATXgals for a must-see event highlighting the work of emerging female artists in Austin.” – Kristy Owen, @365thingsaustin
Feb. 16, 6 to 11 p.m.
South Congress Hotel, 1603 S. Congress Ave.
General-admission tickets are $15. Early bird VIP tickets are $35.
Fashion X Austin: Lone Star
“This fashion show brings together designers from Austin, Dallas and Houston. Austin’s own Gail Chovan is showing her collection, and the event will also be hosted by Real Housewives of Dallas star LeeAnne Locken. For those who love fashion, this is sure to be a great event.” – Katie Kime, @katie_kime
Feb. 2, 7 to 10 p.m.
800 Congress, 800 Congress Ave.
Tickets range from $75 to $150.
10th Annual Get Your Rear in Gear 5K
“If you are not running the Austin Marathon on Feb. 18, you can still get your rear in gear with this friendly 5K for a good cause at Camp Mabry. Funds raised will be granted to awareness and educate the public about colorectal cancer.” Adriene Mishler, @yogawithadriene
Feb. 24, 8 a.m.
Camp Mabry, 2210 W. 35th St.
Through Feb. 21, adults can register for $25. On race day, registration costs $35.
Austin Woman Spring Launch Party
“We are so excited to host our spring launch party at Copenhagen, where we will unveil our March cover woman. There will be vendor tables, local bites and a panel with our incredible January, February and March cover women.” — April Cumming, editor
Feb. 28, 6 to 8 p.m.
Copenhagen Imports, 2236 W. Braker Lane