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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

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 ...

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 ...

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

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

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 ...

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

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 ...

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
Official SXSW Events

Screening of films from SXSW Texas High School Shorts Program.

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

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

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. 

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
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 ...

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 ...

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

Screening of films from SXSW Texas High School Shorts Program.

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

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 ...

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

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 ...

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

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Sunday March 10, 2013
10:00 AM

Cedar Park Center

The Brooklyn Brewery House Chef Andrew Gerson will be hanging out all weekendl, cooking up some of his favorite finds from the market. Oh, and there will be beer too ...

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 ...

11:00 AM

This unofficial SXSW event is open to the public and free, and features live music from local headliner Quiet Company, Seryn, Honor Society, the Royalty, Emily Reid, Frankie and Caroline ...

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

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

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 ...

1:00 PM

Come down to Clive on March 10 as the nation's leading cook-off organization, The Food Experiments, and Brooklyn Brewery host the ultimate cook-off. This year's theme revolves around ...

1:30 PM
Official SXSW Events

Faces of Austin is a short film exhibition showcasing Austin filmmakers and their work that reflect the many diverse faces, voices and experiences that make up Austin’s unique identity ...

1:30 PM
Official SXSW Events

Kate (Olivia Wilde) and Luke (Jake Johnson) work together at a craft brewery. They have one of those friendships that feels like it could be something more. But Kate is ...

3:00 PM

The Charlie Daniels Band will take the stage with their unique blend of country, rock and bluegrass hits. At 76, Daniels is still traveling the country and introducing his sound ...

4:00 PM
Official SXSW Events

Shakespeare's classic comedy is given a contemporary spin in Joss Whedon's film, Much Ado About Nothing. Shot in just 12 days (and using the original text), the story ...

4:00 PM

Austin Various Locations

The Texas Biennial invites all to a free public performance event that will take place in Austin and online at www.texasbiennial.org, during selected evening hours March 10-12. The ...

4:00 PM
Official SXSW Events

The Austin Film Society brings its annual ShortCase to the 2013 SXSW Film Festival. ShortCase is a showcase of Austin's most exciting up and coming filmmakers — the Austin Film ...

4:00 PM
Official SXSW Events

Enjoy drinks and demos and find out why Aereo is the coolest thing to happen to television since the TV.

6:30 PM
Official SXSW Events

Films for the Forest is an annual international short film contest created by Austin-based non-profit Rainforest Partnership. Films for the Forest is committed to raising awareness of the global value ...

7:00 PM
Official SXSW Events

SXSW is all about convergence and there's no better event to celebrate this than at the official Interactive + Film Fusion Party hosted Fandango. In true Austin style, this party ...

7:30 PM
Official SXSW Events

Celebrate the close of the 2013 SXSW Gaming experience. This show is free and open to the public, featuring live musical performances from Youngblood Hawke and Ra Ra Riot.

8:00 PM
Official SXSW Events

Sennheiser + Paste Interactive Studio. Live music curated by Paste nightly at 8 p.m., including sets from Quiet Company, Moon Taxi, The Lone Bellow and Jason Isbell. RSVP for free ...

Monday March 11, 2013
8:00 AM

Presenting the avant-garde films of Lexington, Kentucky filmmaker Brian Frye, who will be in Austin to screen Our Nixon (which he co-produced with Penny Lane) at SXSW. 

10:35 AM

Take a trip to the past with these special screenings of the classic children's fantasy film The Neverending Story and remember the days before the domination of CGI kids ...

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 ...

11:00 AM

Honey, I Shrunk the Kids is a one-of-a-kind children's film that transformed our everyday, normal world into a fantastical one filled with both wonder and danger. You owe it ...

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 ...

2:00 PM

This twofold event features live music (lineup to be announced) on two stages inside and a silent disco party outside. Everything is free, including booze and food, as long as ...

6:00 PM

Austin Various Locations

The Texas Biennial invites all to a free public performance event that will take place in Austin and online at www.texasbiennial.org, during selected evening hours March 10-12. The ...

6:30 PM
Official SXSW Events

A screening of the short creations created in Austin School of Film's Digital Filmmaking for adults course. Each film is a short narrative film with a five minute max ...

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 ...

7:00 PM

Do512, Band of the Day, and Applauze are hosting this unofficial SXSW event feature Portugal. The Man, Bonaparte, and Marmalakes. The event is free with an RSVP and $3 Deep ...

7:00 PM

Their hit “Crazy Girl” was certified platinum and named Billboard’s Country Song of the Year in 2012. Sing along to “Even if it Breaks Your Heart” and more hits ...

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 12, 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 ...

10:25 AM

Take a trip to the past with these special screenings of the classic children's fantasy film The Neverending Story and remember the days before the domination of CGI kids ...

11:00 AM

Honey, I Shrunk the Kids is a one-of-a-kind children's film that transformed our everyday, normal world into a fantastical one filled with both wonder and danger. You owe it ...

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 ...

6:00 PM
Official SXSW Events

Hotel Second Play Stage performance. Free and open to registrants and public.

6:00 PM
Official SXSW Events

Free show. Hip-hop, rap and electronic music showcase. 

6:00 PM

Austin Various Locations

The Texas Biennial invites all to a free public performance event that will take place in Austin and online at www.texasbiennial.org, during selected evening hours March 10-12. The ...

7:00 PM

You can’t say country radio without including Sara Evans and her numerous No. 1 hits such as “Born to Fly," “Suds in the Bucket” and “Stronger.”

8:00 PM
Official SXSW Events

Free showcase. Folk, classical and rock artists. 

8:00 PM

A new series making its premiere during SXSW, Greetings, from Queer Mountain provides an outlet for queer storytellers, artists, performers and musicians to join together as one for an evening ...

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