The Buzz around B/CS for Friday, August 31

It’s the last day of August. We are looking forward to September and the beginning of cooler weather and pumpkin stuff and football and…

THIS Friday

Calling all #Aggies and #Aggiefamilies. Today is College Colors Day 2018. You are called upon to wear your maroon & white to share your Aggie Spirit.

Reconmr Bryan/College Station is hosting a Friday Job Fair starting at 10:30 am.

The Corner Bar and Rooftop Grill is hosting a Back to School Bash starting at 6:30 pm.

Degallery is hosting an Art Show: “The Subjectivity of Precision” by Emily Laughlin starting at 6:30 pm.

Christopher’s World Grille is hosting a Paul Hobbs Wine Tasting from 7:00 – 8:30 pm and the cost is $30 per person.

The West End Elixir Company is hosting a Republic Prohibition Party! from 7:00 pm – 2:00 am.

The Holy Ghost Crusade starts at 7:30 pm in The Brazos Center.

Brazos Salsa Nights, College Station, Texas is hosting their Back 2 School Latin Night! starting at 10:00 pm.

EVERY Friday

South Brazos County Farmers’ Market will be at The Scott &White Hospital at Hwy 6-Rock Prairie from 12:00 – 5:30 pm.

If you like #karaoke, head over to P.O.E.T.S. Billiards with @Krys Locke starting at 10:00 pm or to The Beer Joint starting at 9:00 pm.

The Campfire Bar and Patio at The Stella Hotel has happy hour from 4:30 – 6:30 pm.

Halo‘s doors open at 10:00 pm with no cover until 10:30. #Drag show starts at 11:30 pm.

Buzzing about B/CS’s local concerts for Friday, August 31

Can you believe that Aggie Game? Whoop!! We hope you are ready to keep the good times rolling heading into the weekend. Here are your Friday concerts:

Anna Stockdale is at Century Square‘s Grooves on the Green at 7 p.m.

Jimmy Zettel is at The New Republic Brewing Company at 7 p.m.

Morgan Ashley Music is at Hershel’s Speakeasy inside The Stella Hotel at 7:30 p.m. Must be 18 to enter

Aubrie Lynn and Wes Nickson Band are holding a Song Swap at The Canteen Bar & Grill at Cavalry Court, a Valencia Hotel at 8 p.m.

Austin’s The Lucky Strikes are at the 1791 Whiskey Bar at The George at 8 p.m.

Clayton Gardner is playing his last show at Lakeside Icehouse at Lake Bryan at 8 p.m. Tickets are $7

Ben Morris of the The Great American Boxcar Chorus is at Navasota’s The Whiskey Tango Bar at 8:30 p.m.

The Ex-Optimists, The Wheel Workers and LUCA are at The Grand Stafford Theater at 9 p.m. TIckets are $5

Flatland Cavalry and Shotgun Rider are at Hurricane Harry’s at 9 p.m. Tickets are $12

Live music by TNT Dueling Pianos are at Mo’s Irish Pub College Station at 9 p.m.

The Vintage Ramekins, Pocket Sounds and Buenos Diaz are at Revolution Cafe and Bar at 10 p.m. Cover is $5

Buzzing about B/CS concerts for Thurdsday, August 30

Halfway through the week and Thursday will be crazy in this town.

In case you are not going to the Aggie game, here are some concerts you might enjoy:

Frenchie of Frenchie’s Blues Destroyers is at The Canteen Bar & Grill at Cavalry Court, a Valencia Hotel at 6 p.m.

Justin Fierova is at The New Republic Brewing Company at 7 p.m.

Leo Mendoza is at Mo’s Irish Pub College Station at 8 p.m.

The Buzz around B/CS for Thursday, August 30

It’s game day Aggieland. The Aggies faces off against the Northwestern State Demons at 7:30 pm. The game will be aired on the SEC Network. #BTHOnwstate

THIS Thursday

O’Bannon’s Taphouse is hosting the Odell New Release & Back2School Giveaway! starting at 4:00 pm.

Junior League of Bryan-College Station will be at Rx Pizza for Raffle on the Road starting at 5:30 pm.

The Ranch Harley-Davidson is hosting Casino Bike Night/Bike Show from 6:00 – 8:00 pm.

The Queen Theatre is hosting Big Screen Classics – Breakfast at Tiffany’s at 6:30 pm.

Dixie Chicken will host their Dixie Chicken’s BTHOnwstate Tailgate. Mo’s Irish Pub College Station will host their A&M Football Kickoff Party. Porters Dining and Butcher will have a Game Day Pig Roast! Please use the event links for times and details.

Join the Brazos Valley Roller Derby at Duddley’s Draw for Northgate Skate from 9:00 – 11:00 pm.

The Beer Joint is having a KARAOKE PARTY starting at 9:00 pm.

EVERY Thursday

Downtown Uncorked has 1/2 off #wine bottles as does Hershel’s in The Stella Hotel. Also at The Stella Hotel is happy hour at The Campfire Bar and Patio from 4:30 – 6:30 pm. Happy hour at Messina Hof Winery & Resort is Monday-Thursday featuring $5 select glasses and Wine on Tap from 4:00 – 7:00 pm.

Rockies Grill and Saloon has #karaoke with Krys Locke​ starting at 9:00 pm.

Naked Fish Sushi also has karaoke starting at 9:00 pm.

Murphy’s Law has Pub Quiz starting at 9:00 pm.

AggielandTrivia will be at Rx Pizza for live #trivia starting at 9:00 pm and for Pub Poll at @Duddley’s Draw​ also at 9:00 pm.

Visit Spirit Ice Arena for their “#DateNight” special every Thursday night from 8-10pm where it is two for the price of one admission!


The Buzz around B/CS for Wednesday, August 29

Whoop! It’s almost time for Aggie Football. Now if only the weather would cooperative and become cooler, it would really feel like football season!

THIS Wednesday

Join FIT4MOM Bryan•College Station – Stroller Strides & Body Back for a Free Stroller Strides class- National 17th Anniversay. That’s right! FREE. Class starts at 9:00 am.

There will be a Blood Drive at Mounce Library starting at 10:00 am. Give the gift that saves lives!

Seniors 55+ can enjoy Casino Day from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm.

Learning Express Toys of College Station is hosting a Make & Take SuperHero Cuffs starting at 11:00 am.

The B/CS Chamber of Commerce is hosting the 2018 Economic Outlook Briefing Luncheon from 11:30 am – 1:00 pm at The Hilton College Station. Ticket information can be found in the event link.

Put your thinking caps of for Trivia Night at O’Bannons! starting at 8:00 pm.

It’s for the First Yell Practice of 2018 to kick of Aggie Football! This event will be 10:00 – 11:00 pm at Kyle Field.

EVERY Wednesday

AggielandTrivia will be at World of Beer beginning at 7:30 p.m.

Save 20% off of your entire bill at Downtown Uncorked or get half off of wine bottles at Rx Pizza

Four Downs Sports Bar has Wednesday Night Cornhole random draw starting at 7:00 pm.

The Campfire Bar and Patio at The Stella Hotel has happy hour from 4:30 – 6:30 pm. Happy hour at Messina Hof Winery & Resort is Monday-Thursday featuring $5 select glasses and Wine on Tap from 4:00 – 7:00 pm.

From 3:00 – 9:00 pm Altitude Trampoline Park – College Station ​ is offering unlimited jump for $12.95.

Join 104.7 The Mix – KKYS​ for Working Women’s Wednesday at @Ozona Grill & Bar – College Station​ from 6:00 – 8:00 pm.

It’s Board Game Night​ at Clockwork Games & Events starting at 7:30. Bring your own or rent one of their demos.

Enjoy half-priced pints with delicious #BBQ from Kreuz Market – Bryan at O’Bannon’s Taphouse from 6:00 – 10:00 pm.

The Village and Art979 Gallery will host it’s Wednesday #Salsa Night. Lessons begin at 9:00 pm and cost $7. #Dancing begins at 10:00 pm and is $5 if you didn’t go to the lesson.

The Tap‘s #PianoBar with Russell and Mike begins at 9:30 pm.

The Buzz around B/CS for Monday, August 27

The last weekend of August is over. A&M and Blinn start classes today. Hope y’all have a good start to the week.

THIS Monday

Learning Express Toys of College Station will be hosting a Storytime & Craft from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm. This event is free and open to kids ages 1.5 and up.

The Texas A&M Hotel and Conference Center will be celebrating their Ribbon Cutting & Open House from 11:00 am – 3:00 pm.

Morgan Ashley Music will be at The Dixie Chicken for a Music Video Taping starting at 5:00 pm. Get over there for your chance to be in the video.

Join Olly IConic and Bryan/College Station Stand Up at O’Bannon’s Taphouse for Olly iConic & Friends Comedy Night! at 7:00 pm.

EVERY Monday

From 1:00 – 9:00 you can enjoy unlimited jump for $15 at Jumping World.

The Campfire Bar and Patio at The Stella Hotel has happy hour from 4:30 – 6:30 pm.

Every Monday at Messina Hof Winery & Resort, enjoy $5 specialty wine cocktails handcrafted by our Wine Bar staff. Happy Hour is Monday-Thursday featuring $5 select glasses and Wine on Tap from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Revolution Cafe and Bar will host Trivia Night beginning at 8 pm.

P.O.E.T.S. Billiards will host Locked and Loaded Trivia with Krys Locke beginning at 10 pm.

The Buzz around B/CS for Sunday, August 26

THIS Sunday

Urban Bricks is hosting their Urban Bricks Pet Drive from 11:00 am – 9:00 pm. Stop by and donate a pet item (food, toys, etc.) and receive a free dessert pizza! (1 per family/group) Enjoy our pet friendly patios and treats for you and your pup!

Our friends at The Dance Barre BCS are hosting a Day of Dance Open House from 12:00 – 5:30 pm. This event is FREE and open to the public.

Take your kids to The Children’s Museum of the Brazos Valley for their Free Sunday sponsored by Atmos Energy starting at 1:00 pm.

If you want to know what it takes to train a guide dog puppy, Guide Dogs for the Blind-College Station Puppy Raisers will be at A&M United Methodist Church from 3:00 – 5:00 pm for their Monthly Training Meeting.

Learn to dance the dances of the Renaissance . No experience needed. Parking with a TAMU parking pass, is behind Henderson Hall in Lot 20 or Lot 32 across from Sbisa dining hall. Dance practice will be from 7:00 -8:15 pm and is hosted by Shire of the Shadowlands.

EVERY Sunday

Jumping World is hosting a Sensory Sunday where you can play in a sensory friendly environment from 10:00 -11:00 am.

O’Bannon’s Taphouse has Sunday Funday all day which means $2 off local brands from places like Rio Brazos Distillery, The New Republic Brewing Company, Blackwater Draw Brewing Co. and Brazos Valley Brewing Company. Doors open at 4:00 pm.

If you need a fun family event, check out Spirit Ice Arena every Sunday during the public skating sessions (1:00 pm – 3:15 pm, 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm, 5:45 pm – 8:00 pm) . A family of four can skate for only $36.

Revolution Cafe and Bar will have #Poetry Open Mic starting at 8:30 pm.