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Sunday March 03, 2013
9:30 AM

MOD FITNESS Studios

MOD FITNESS opens its doors Tuesday, February 26th. Offering complimentary sneak peak classes everyday opening week until March 2. The signature MOD FITNESS class combines barre work, Pilates, Yoga, strength ...

10:00 AM

Held on the first Sunday of March, the Zilker Kite Festival is the kick-off to the hundreds of springtime activities in Austin. Everyone is welcome to attend (pets too!). There ...

11:00 AM

MOD FITNESS Studios

MOD FITNESS opens its doors Tuesday, February 26th. Offering complimentary sneak peak classes everyday opening week until March 2. The signature MOD FITNESS class combines barre work, Pilates, Yoga, strength ...

11:00 AM

Experience an amazing selection of dinosaurs and creatures that inhabited the earth millions of years ago. Children have the opportunity to feed, water and care for these marvelous creatures in ...

12:00 PM

Marchesa Hall & Events Center

Showcasing all manners of independent media, featuring dozens of DIY darlings as panelists, nerdy/cool performers and wide-ranging exhibitors along with aspiring artists and fans of comics, art, animation, self-published ...

1:30 PM

Experience an amazing selection of dinosaurs and creatures that inhabited the earth millions of years ago. Children have the opportunity to feed, water and care for these marvelous creatures in ...

4:00 PM

Experience an amazing selection of dinosaurs and creatures that inhabited the earth millions of years ago. Children have the opportunity to feed, water and care for these marvelous creatures in ...

6:00 PM

Everybody Loves Boobs is a live stage production celebrating women and their breasts. The cabaret-style, multimedia, dramatic comedy explores the form and function of breasts with special performances by the ...

7:00 PM

Each year, the Texas Heritage Songwriters’ Association (TxHSA) honors songwriters during a live awards show and induction ceremony — the Hall of Fame inductees are those who embody and celebrate the ...

7:00 PM

The performance reflects on how we, as humans, process emotions; they can be all encompassing, non-linear, irrational and therefore very truthful. Composers John Michael Hunt and Chris Donahue have produced ...

8:00 PM

During its live awards show, the Texas Heritage Songwriters’ Association (TxHSA) will induct legendary songwriters and recording artists Sonny Curtis, Ronnie Dunn and the late Roger Miller into its Hall ...

Monday March 04, 2013
8:00 AM
Official SXSW Events

A SXSWedu badge is required for admission to all SXSWedu Conference & Festival events and programming. SXSWedu registration will open Monday, March 4, 8:00 a.m. in the Austin Convention ...

1:30 PM
Official SXSW Events

One hundred percent of colleges and universities are now adopting "social media" tools to engage students. While strategies and tactics vary per institution, there has been little analysis into the ...

1:30 PM
Official SXSW Events

This panel will analyze the success of the few STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) programs that leveled the achievement gap between minorities and their peers and question how those ...

2:15 PM
Official SXSW Events

Can a team of ambitious educators, who create a small, public high school from scratch, solve the problems of urban education? There is no simple answer, rather, our film, the ...

3:15 PM
Official SXSW Events

The essence of democracy in the U.S. is threatened by our own education system which, in the era of No Child Left Behind, fails to meet the demands of ...

5:00 PM

Visit this website (AmplifyATX.org) during Amplify Austin Day, which starts at 7 p.m., March 4 and ends 7 p.m., March 5. At that time, this website will ...

7:00 PM

Bob Schneider continues his quest to be indefinable with his latest musical entries "I'm Good Now" and "The Californian." One was recorded over a grueling six-month period, while the ...

9:00 PM

A new weekly dance party to the sounds from classic vaults like Marvin Gaye, The Temps, The Supremes, Aretha, Withers, James Brown to the rarer side of soul, including major ...

Tuesday March 05, 2013
6:00 AM

Texas River School

Help raise $15,000 to ensure that Barton Springs and waterways are continually cherished and protected by future generations. Austin artists Bill Oliver, Sara Hickman and Barbara Kooyman will be ...

8:00 AM

For short, people call the Global Coworking Unconference Conference “GCUC” and pronounce it “juicy,” because that’s exactly what its subject matter is: a big, juicy wave of awesomeness that ...

10:00 AM

Tracey Harris studied at the Kansas City Art Institute and completed her training in London while she received her Master’s degree in visual arts. She utilizes thin layers of ...

10:15 AM
Official SXSW Events

Brooklyn Castle is a documentary about I.S. 318 — an inner-city school where more than 65 percent of students are from homes with incomes below the federal poverty level — that ...

2:45 PM
Official SXSW Events

To address fully the value of technology in education, noted documentary director and producer Allyson Rockwell has partnered with schoolteachers and education leaders to produce a film that makes the ...

3:00 PM

Austin Various Locations

SFC Farmers’ Market East (a project of the Sustainable Food Center), which opened last spring at Ed Bluestein and 51st Street, will be moving March 5 to its new location ...

4:00 PM

Texas River School

Help raise $15,000 to ensure that Barton Springs and waterways are continually cherished and protected by future generations. Austin artists Bill Oliver, Sara Hickman and Barbara Kooyman will be ...

5:00 PM

The Texas Medal of Arts Awards spotlights and celebrates the creative excellence, exemplary talents and outstanding contributions by Texans in selected categories, ultimately featuring the best in Texas. The Awards ...

5:00 PM

Help The Texas Tribune ring in the last two hours of Amplify Austin, the 24-hour citywide giving festival. Bring friends, coworkers, family members and neighbors to help us cross the ...

8:00 PM

The University of Texas Symphony Orchestra joins the world famous Joffrey Ballet for a spectacular evening of classical dance and music, highlighted by a performance of Le Sacre du Printemps ...

Wednesday March 06, 2013
8:00 AM

For short, people call the Global Coworking Unconference Conference “GCUC” and pronounce it “juicy,” because that’s exactly what its subject matter is: a big, juicy wave of awesomeness that ...

9:00 AM
Official SXSW Events

Teachers are arguably the most significant designers of other people’s learning. They understand how learning works and the types of social interactions crucial for deep learning to take place ...

10:00 AM

Tracey Harris studied at the Kansas City Art Institute and completed her training in London while she received her Master’s degree in visual arts. She utilizes thin layers of ...

10:45 AM
Official SXSW Events

Over 13 million American kids will be bullied this year, making it the most common form of violence experienced by young people in the nation. The new documentary film BULLY ...

5:00 PM

Get lost in the meditative acoustic guitar-work of David Lauterstein and special guests. A portion of all proceeds benefits Health Alliance for Austin Musicians.  $10 minimum donation requested to HAAM ...

6:30 PM

The indie electronic band performs live. 

7:00 PM

Austin Film Society celebrates the 20th Anniversary of Dazed and Confused with a party with the cast and special screenings at the Marchesa Hall & Theatre. Screenings will be held with ...

8:00 PM
Official SXSW Events

Free. The Burning of Rome (8 p.m.), Black Drawing Chalks (9 p.m.), Turbogeist (10 p.m), Barcelona (11 p.m.), Amplified Heat (midnight) and Fresno (1 a.m ...

8:00 PM

The University of Texas Symphony Orchestra joins the world famous Joffrey Ballet for a spectacular evening of classical dance and music, highlighted by a performance of Le Sacre du Printemps ...

9:30 PM

Austin Film Society celebrates the 20th Anniversary of Dazed and Confused with a party with the cast and special screenings at the Marchesa Hall & Theatre. Screenings will be held with ...

Thursday March 07, 2013
9:00 AM
Official SXSW Events

The 100,000-student Stanford courses in the Fall of 2011 blew the doors off any preconceived notions of how we might approach online education. Soon, Udacity and Coursera were founded ...

10:00 AM

Tracey Harris studied at the Kansas City Art Institute and completed her training in London while she received her Master’s degree in visual arts. She utilizes thin layers of ...

10:30 AM
Official SXSW Events

Bill Gates, co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, will address the foundation's U.S. education work, which focuses primarily on ensuring all students are prepared for success in ...

4:00 PM

Moving Forward is the Creative Arts Society theme for this month’s exhibit in the Art Gallery at the Old Bakery and Emporium. Participants are: Bobbie Coleman, Laura Sturtz, Charlotte ...

4:00 PM

Rackspace is hosting an Austin Startup Crawl for the best tech companies Austin has to offer. Shuttles will run from 5-9:30 p.m., which will take guests to more ...

5:00 PM

Free pub crawl. Schedule as followed:  5-6 p.m.: Bungalow, 92 Rainey St. 6-7 p.m.: Craft Pride, 61 Rainey St. 7-8 p.m.: Javelina, 69 Rainey St. 8-9 p ...

7:00 PM

Celebrate the 20-year anniversary of Richard Linklater's cult comedy hit, with subtitles displayed on screen for your quoting pleasure and perhaps some song lyrics as well. Props will also ...

8:00 PM

Honoring a legendary group of Texan artists in film and television. This year’s honorees are an illustrious group and include:Annette O’Toole, Henry Thomas, Stephen Tobolowsky, Robin Wright ...

10:00 PM

Celebrating the days of Marilyn Monroe, Dean Martin, Doris Day, Mel Tormé, Peggy Lee, Jayne Mansfield, Betty Grable and Betty Page.

10:00 PM

Having collaborated and toured with indie strangelings of Montreal, Regina Spektor and Sondre Lerche, singer, violinist and composer, K Ishibashi (AKA Kishi Bashi), embarks on a epic orchestral solo project ...

Friday March 08, 2013
10:00 AM

Tracey Harris studied at the Kansas City Art Institute and completed her training in London while she received her Master’s degree in visual arts. She utilizes thin layers of ...

12:00 PM
Official SXSW Events

Austin Various Locations

Paul is the executive Chef at Qui, opening in Spring 2013, the owner of Austin’s renowned East Side King trailers, winner of Top Chef Season nine, and is the ...

12:00 PM
Official SXSW Events

Free to the public, this exhibit features Microsoft’s interactive World Wide Telescope and activities with NASA that demonstrate how the Webb Telescope will inspire the next generation of scientists ...

2:00 PM
Official SXSW Events

The second annual SXSW Create Presented by Autodesk will bring together local and international members of the SXSW community to share disruptive creations and showcase the latest tools and fabrication ...

3:00 PM
Official SXSW Events

GEEK Magazine will take you on a journey of discovery into every facet of geekdom including video games, comics, collectibles, technology, gadgets, movies, television, music and much more.

3:00 PM
Official SXSW Events

The SXSW Gaming Expo is the place to be for hands-on product demos and networking opportunities. Because Austin is a hotbed for video game talent and development studios, popular demand ...

6:00 PM
Official SXSW Events

Screening of films from SXSW Texas High School Shorts Program.

6:00 PM
Official SXSW Events

WB Tell-A-Vision: an immersive experience, changing daily, about the art of storytelling. How do you like to watch?

6:00 PM

Oilcan Harry's

This unofficial SXSW event kicks of the week with a celebration of the LGBT community. This event offers free drinks plus an exclusive guide to the gay goings-on of SXSW ...

8:00 PM

Kick off the 2013 Star of Texas Fair and Rodeo with a concert featuring the Casey Donahew Band on the Rockin' A Fairgrounds Stage in the Rockin' A Ranch. 

8:00 PM

The SpareFoot Party is an unofficial SXSW Interactive party and live hip-hop/DJ showcase hosted by SpareFoot, the online marketplace for self-storage. We’re an Austin tech startup success story ...

8:00 PM

Yolanda Kondonassis is celebrated as one of the world’s premiere solo harpists and is widely regarded as today’s most recorded classical harpist. Hailed as “an extraordinary virtuosa” and ...

9:00 PM

When you get compared to James Blake, do remixes for Usher, are uniformly embraced by the indie crowd (as in headlining this year's Noise Pop fest in San Francisco ...

Saturday March 09, 2013
10:00 AM

Tracey Harris studied at the Kansas City Art Institute and completed her training in London while she received her Master’s degree in visual arts. She utilizes thin layers of ...

10:00 AM
Official SXSW Events

You and your team will have 24 hours to write, shoot, and edit a short film. You will receive a genre and a prop that has to be incorporated into ...

10:00 AM

Beauty Bar X is a pop-up manicure and style lounge for just the ladies, who can enjoy free manicures, open bar with mimosas, bellinis and cocktails, light food, gift bags ...

11:00 AM
Official SXSW Events

Screening of films from SXSW Texas High School Shorts Program.

11:00 AM

Step into the great green room as one of the most iconic children’s books of all time is brought to life. In this musical about children’s imaginations at ...

11:00 AM
Official SXSW Events

The second annual SXSW Create Presented by Autodesk will bring together local and international members of the SXSW community to share disruptive creations and showcase the latest tools and fabrication ...

12:00 PM
Official SXSW Events

Austin Various Locations

Paul is the executive Chef at Qui, opening in Spring 2013, the owner of Austin’s renowned East Side King trailers, winner of Top Chef Season nine, and is the ...

12:00 PM
Official SXSW Events

Free to the public, this exhibit features Microsoft’s interactive World Wide Telescope and activities with NASA that demonstrate how the Webb Telescope will inspire the next generation of scientists ...

12:00 PM
Official SXSW Events

The SXSW Gaming Expo is the place to be for hands-on product demos and networking opportunities. Because Austin is a hotbed for video game talent and development studios, popular demand ...

4:30 PM
Official SXSW Events

Al Gore will appear at the SX Bookstore to sign copies of The Future: Six Drivers of Global Change following his Featured session. Purchase a copy of The Future at ...

7:00 PM

Following the success of the 2012 hit “Touch," the band is excited to return to Rodeo Austin with more from their Small Town Family Dream album.

7:00 PM

Hype Hotel

Because the world needs more places where consumers can try out new gear and meet face-to-face with the companies making it. Come on out, have a drink, and check out ...

8:00 PM

Yolanda Kondonassis is celebrated as one of the world’s premiere solo harpists and is widely regarded as today’s most recorded classical harpist. Hailed as “an extraordinary virtuosa” and ...

8:00 PM

Rusty's

The Outlaw Roadshow is a free, unofficial SXSW event featuring live music from 19 emerging bands. No badges or wristbands are required to get in either day, just a free ...

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