Highlandette Garage Sale – August 2nd
The Lake Highlands Highlandettes Booster Club hosts a two-day garage sale.
When: Friday, 8-10 p.m. and Saturday, 8 a.m.-2 p.m.
Where: Lake Highlands High School, 9449 Church Road
Cost: $5 for Friday (pre-sale) entry
Theater festival – August 3rd
Now entering its third decade, the Festival of Independent Theatres is once again the place to find the city’s most diverse offering of summertime entertainment. See six shows throughout the day.
When: 2-8 p.m.
Where: Bath House Cultural Center, 521 E Lawther Drive
Geeks Who Drink – August 5th, 12th, 19th, and 26th
If you want to show off your nerdy knowledge, gather your friends for trivia. The prizes aren’t made up and all your points matter.
When: Every Monday at 8 p.m.
Where: Vetted Well Lake Highlands, 6770 Abrams Road
Ya mon – August 10th
Dance the night away at the Jaimaican Independence Dance Celebration. Includes free jerk chicken and plenty of rum.
When: 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Where: Murphys Mansion, 10051 Whitehurst Drive
Goonies – August 20th
The Alamo Drafthouse is throwing an ’80s-themed party to celebrate “The Goonies.”
When: 6:30 p.m.
Where: Alamo Drafthouse, 6770 Abrams Road