Don't let the rainy weather get you down. We've rounded up the best events of the weekend, from street fairs to delicious dinners. For a full list of happenings, visit our events calendar.
Kathy Dunn Hamrick Dance Company presents More or Less
Salvage Vanguard Theater hosts opening night of the Kathy Dunn Hamrick Dance Company’s movement and percussion production, More or Less, on Thursday. Nine percussionists, two singers, and a piccolo player will set the stage for a dance event featuring gripping choreography; big sounds; and a live performance of Drumming, Steve Reich’s masterpiece of minimalism. More or Less graces the stage this weekend only.
Florence + The Machine in concert with Grimes
Florence + The Machine will heat up Austin360 Amphitheater on Thursday as part of The How Beautiful tour, with an opening performance by Grimes. Sing along to your favorite Florence + The Machine tunes during this must-see concert.
Downtown Austin Alliance presents Downtown Street Fair
This Friday, kick off the weekend with a visit to the free Downtown Street Fair at the 900 Block of South Congress Ave. Street fair perks include local fare and vendors, plus the chance to discover rising artists, live music, and more.
Texas Keeper Cider presents Grafter Rosé Picnic
Texas Keeper Cider hosts the perfect picnic lunch this Saturday. Attendees will enjoy live music, a delicious spread prepared by local chefs Caroline Hahm and Charles Swail, and get an exclusive taste of Grafter Rosé.
Apis Restaurant & Apiary presents Beyond the Hive: A 2016 Guest Chef Series
Dine with Austin’s finest food connoisseurs at Apis' 2016 Guest Chef Series this Sunday. The 55-person dining experience will feature a seven-course dinner provided by Barley Swine, Counter 3. Five. VII, Lenoir, Otoko, Uchiko, and Apis. Sip wine pairings curated by Apis' beverage director José Sapien and Spicewood Vineyards and mingle with the most fabulous foodies in the city.