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

Float Fest
Enjoy tubes and tunes at Float Fest in San Marcos this weekend. Float Fest/Facebook
Tameca Jones
Tameca Jones will perform for free at the Bullock Texas State History Museum on Friday. Tameca Jones/Facebook
TexARTS presents A Closer Walk with Patsy Cline
Celebrate the legacy of Patsy Cline with TexARTS this weekend. Photo by April Paine
Float Fest
Tameca Jones
TexARTS presents A Closer Walk with Patsy Cline

Float Fest and more major music events top our roundup of the best things to do in Austin this weekend. For a full list of happenings around the city, visit our calendar.

Thursday, July 20

Logic in concert with Joey Bada$$ and Big Lenbo
Hip-hop artists Logic, Joey Bada$$, and Big Lenbo are headed to the Austin360 Amphitheater for a high-energy concert. Logic and Joey Bada$$ both dropped new albums in 2017: Everybody and All-Amerikkkan Bada$$, respectively.

TexARTS presents Closer Walk with Patsy Cline
Patsy Cline's legacy will be celebrated with some of her most iconic songs at the TexARTS Kam & James Morris Theatre. Sing along to more than 20 of Cline's unforgettable hits, including "Sweet Dreams" and "Crazy." Performances run through July 30.

Friday, July 21

Music Under the Star with Tameca Jones
Austin's soulful songbird Tameca Jones will close out the Bullock Texas State History Museum's 2017 Music Under the Star series. Local band Los Coast will serve as the opening act. Guests are encouraged to bring blankets and chairs to the free finale.

Art For The People presents "Abstract Absolutely," "I See You," and "Scene Builders" opening receptions
Art for the People Gallery is unveiling three new exhibitions. The collections — "Abstract Absolutely," "I See You," and "Scene Builders" — employ unique mediums like tattooing and photography. Each will be on display through October 14.

Saturday, July 22

Float Fest 2017
The hottest concert on the water returns for another year of tubing, camping, and musical performances at Cool River Ranch in San Marcos. This year's Float Fest roster includes Zedd, Passion Pit, Girl Talk, Mike Jones, Lil Flip, and more. The festival wraps up on Sunday.