Slate's Live Political Gabfest in Austin

  • 7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
    Tickets start at $27 and are available through
  • Scholz Garten
    1607 San Jacinto Blvd., Austin, TX 78701 (map)

Join Slate and the Texas Tribune for a live Political Gabfest in Austin at Scholz Garten. Details and tickets >>

Emily Bazelon, John Dickerson, and David Plotz will talk about the political news of the day on their regular Gabfest. In the second half of the show, they’ll team up with the Tribune TribCast of Ross Ramsey, Emily Ramshaw, and Reeve Hamilton for a special Texas segment. And of course, cocktail chatter!

There will also have a preshow cocktail reception with John, Emily, and David, from 5–6 p.m. Each ticket holder will receive one complimentary drink. Tickets are $59 and only 30 tickets will be sold, so get them while they last. Doors open at 5 p.m. for the cocktail reception. Purchase tickets >>

Doors for the live show open at 6:15 p.m. and the show will run from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $27.37. More information here.

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