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

Bricks & Blocks Bonanza
Sip an adult beverage while your little engineer builds creative structures at The Thinkery.  Photo courtesy of Thinkery
Jason Momoa in Aquaman
Enjoy a free screening of Aquaman starring Jason Momoa at Easton Park this Friday. Photo by Jasin Boland/ ™ & © DC Comics
Taste of North Austin
Sample the best of the city at Taste of North Austin this Saturday. Photo courtesy of Taste of North Austin
Bricks & Blocks Bonanza
Jason Momoa in Aquaman
Taste of North Austin

Treat yourself to the hottest things to do in Austin this weekend. Test your tastebuds' acumen during the 12th Annual Taste of North Austin or see exclusive screenings of HBO’s upcoming series Euphoria or fan-favorite series Grey’s Anatomy at the ATX Television Festival. For a full list of events, visit our calendar.

Thursday, June 6

ATX Television Festival
This year’s edition of the ATX Television Festival features a packed schedule of screenings, panels, and parties at venues across the city. Attendees can expect highlights like the premiere of upcoming HBO summer series Euphoria and an anticipated panel for the upcoming reboot of Veronica Mars. For a full schedule of events and to purchases passes, go to the festival website.

Friday, June 7

Thinkery presents Bricks ‘n Blocks Bonanza
Little engineers (and their parents) are invited to explore and create at the 5th Annual Bricks ‘n Blocks Bonanza. During the event, guests will explore interactive art, physics, and engineering activities led by experts. Enjoy an adult beverage from the cash bar while the kiddos tinker away all evening long. For tickets, visit The Thinkery website.

Easton Park presents Movies in the East: Aquaman
Experience the 2018 blockbuster hit Aquaman under the Texas summer night sky. The film tells the story of an apprehensive superhero played by Jason Momoa and is a kid-approved classic featuring visually stunning scenes and exciting action-packed battles. Guests are encouraged to bring their own blankets and folding chairs. Admission is free.

Saturday, June 8

12th Annual Taste of North Austin
Mouthwatering aromas and flavorful foods fill air during the Domain's Taste of North Austin. The annual event will showcase specially prepared eats; beverage samplings; live music; children’s entertainment; and, of course, shopping. General admission is free. Select VIP tickets are still available.

Vista Brewing present Destination Brew Fest
Local craft beer connoisseurs are invited to a day of nonstop tastings and conversation at Vista Brewing. Destination Brew Festival is a boutique craft beer event featuring some of the best lagers and farmhouse style ales from the Lone Star State and beyond. In addition to tons of ice-cold drinks, festival attendees will also have the opportunity to learn the history behind selected beers and breweries with industry pros and a hand-picked group of speciality partners. Visit the festival website for a full schedule and to purchase tickets.