Weekend Event Guide

Here are the top 5 things to do in Austin this weekend

Here are the top 5 things to do in Austin this weekend

ABLOOM
Celebrate spring during ABLOOM.  Photo courtesy of Domain NORTHSIDE
The Vortex presents Performance Park
Amusement park meets performance art at The Vortex.  Photo by Errich Petersen
A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder
The story of a distant heir to a family fortune comes to life on the Bass Concert Hall Stage for one last weekend. Photo by Joan Marcus
ABLOOM
The Vortex presents Performance Park
A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder

It’s spring, y’all! Enjoy the warmer weather and longer days at the coolest events in Austin this weekend. Catch Tony Award-winning musical A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder with friends or celebrate the season at Domain Northside's ABLOOM event. For a full list of events, visit our calendar.

Thursday, March 22

Lewis Carnegie Gallery presents “Refugee is Not My Name”
Reframe how you view Austin's resident refugees through the work of photographer Ashley St. Clair, writer Jess Archer, and videographer Aaron Weiss. “Refugee is Not My Name” tells the stories of the local refugees who live and work among us. Proceeds from the exhibition will benefit iACT for refugee care.

Broadway in Austin presents A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder
The hilarious story of a distant heir to a family fortune comes to life on the Bass Concert Hall Stage for one last weekend. This Tony Award-winning musical features hilarious melodies, spirited choreography, and a good old fashioned farce about family betrayal. Performances through March 25.

Friday, March 23

The VORTEX presents Performance Park
An amusement park, interactive game, performance art, and magic combine at the The Vortex's Performance Park. Participants in this one-of-a-kind evening are encouraged to dress up in whimsical costumes and wander the park grounds while they play games, unlock mysteries, enjoy a magic show, and much more. Attendees can enjoy the experience at their discretion, taking part in as many or as few activities as they like. Through May 12.

Saturday, March 24

Domain Northside presents ABLOOM
Celebrate the first weekend of spring at the Domain Northside with the entire family. Enjoy complimentary activities, exclusive sales, and more as you mill about the colorful, spring-inspired neighborhood. In addition to a refreshing spin on retail therapy, ABLOOM guests will be treated to live musical performances by the Austin Symphony Big Band Ensemble and Mariachi Nuevo Estilo. Admission is free.  

Sunday, March 25

Tasty Creative & The American Lamb Board presents Lamb Jam Austin
Kickoff the Lamb Jam Tour 2018 with a festive feast at Hotel Van Zandt. Foodies can get an up-close look at a heated competition as 16 top chefs battle for the title of lamb champ. Local brewers, coffee roasters, and snack makers will be in attendance to serve up all the goodies while you hang. Admission is for ages 21 and up only. Select tickets still available.