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

Euphoria Music Festival 2016
Head to Carson Creek Ranch for a three days of Euphoria. Photo courtesy of Euphoria Music Festival

Festivals and outdoor happenings abound in Austin this weekend. Head to Carson Creek Ranch for Euphoria Music Festival or shop 'til you drop at the new-and-improved Hill Country Galleria. For a full list of happenings, visit our events calendar.

Thursday, April 6

Texas Burlesque Festival
The Texas Burlesque Festival features three days of saucy showcases and performances, including Kitty Kitty Bang Bang troupe, Tiffany Carter, and Austin’s own Mistress of Musicality: Coco Lectric. Snag your tickets and catch a show at Stateside at the Paramount or the Paramount Theatre. Through Saturday.

Friday, April 7

2017 Euphoria Music Festival
Euphoria is a musical paradise at Carson Creek Ranch. This year’s roster features top names like Young Thug, Chromeo, Wiz Khalifa, Disco Biscuits, Chronixx, and more. Three-day festival passes are still available; the fest runs through Sunday.

Saturday, April 8

Hill Country Galleria Grand Re-opening
The Hill Country Galleria unveils its transformation with a free event that includes a ribbon cutting ceremony for the brand-new Central Plaza and a performance by Bob Schneider. The festive evening concludes with a dazzling fireworks display.

Sunday, April 9

Landmarks Public Art Bike Tour
Explore the public art on the UT campus via this free, two-hour bike ride. Bikers will ride to campus with a Landmarks docent and get an exclusive 5-mile tour. Bring your own bike or secure a rental with Austin Bike Tours and Rentals.  

2017 East Austin Urban Farm Tour
Sip and stroll through East Austin’s urban farms at this springtime showcase. Enjoy local artisan beverages and bites featuring fresh-from-the-field ingredients prepared by chefs from some of the city’s most beloved restaurants. Participating farms include Boggy Creek Farm, Rain Lily Farm, and Hausbar Urban Farm & Guest Haus.