Beer Garden Social ~ The Wit and Wisdom of Ann Richards

The Austin History Center invites you to celebrate the birth of Texas’ 45th Governor during its second annual Beer Garden Social at Scholz Beer Garden, 1607 San Jacinto Street, at 6 p.m. on Wednesday September 3rd, 2014. The History Center is partnering with Austin’s own vaudevillians, Esther’s Follies, to stage a variety show honoring Texas’ last female governor. The show will star Shannon Sedwick, and other special guests include author Spike Gillespie. There will also be music and a performance by a thespian student. In addition to the stage show, there will be fun family activities, birthday cake, a table-top exhibit celebrating the life of Ann Richards and other surprises. The event is free and open to the public. Food and drinks may be purchased from Scholz Garten.