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

Gruene Music and Wine Festival
Join the fun at Gruene Music and Wine Festival this weekend. Gruene Music and Wine Festival/Facebook
Grupo Corpo
Experience the stunning performance of Brazilian dance company Grupo Corpo on Thursday.  Photo by Jose Luiz Pederneiras
ACL Austin City Limits Music Festival 2016 LCD Soundsystem James Murphy
Catch big names like LCD Soundsystem at ACL Music Festival. Photo by Daniel Cavazos
Franklin BBQ
Chow down on Texas 'cue at the Project Transitions fundraiser. Photo courtesy of Franklin Barbecue
Gruene Music and Wine Festival
Grupo Corpo
ACL Austin City Limits Music Festival 2016 LCD Soundsystem James Murphy
Franklin BBQ

Austin City Limits Music Festival kicks off its second weekend, but that's not the only must-attend event. Experience mesmerizing Brazilian dance company Grupo Corpo or head south for a music and wine extravaganza. For a full list of Austin happenings, visit our calendar.

Gruene Music and Wine Festival
Head to Gruene for a weekend of vino and music. Each day of the festival, running Thursday through Sunday, features a unique pairing of top wines, tasty bites, and great music. Act fast, because some events are already sold out.

Texas Performing Arts presents Grupo Corpo
The famous Brazilian dance company returns to Bass Concert Hall this Thursday. With a blend of ballet and contemporary Afro-Brazilian dance, Grupo Corpo is guaranteed to deliver a stunning show.

2016 Austin City Limits Music Festival
ACL is back in full force Friday through Sunday. Sunday passes are still available, and the lineup features big names like LCD Soundsystem, Mumford & Sons, Willie Nelson, and Young the Giant.

The Austin Flea presents Dogtoberfest
Four-legged Austinites and their humans are invited to a free shindig at Independence Brewing Co. this Saturday. Dogtoberfest will include dog-friendly products, vintage wares, and more from top-notch vendors specializing in canine care.

Project Transitions presents Franklin Barbecue, Bourbon, and Brews
Feast on Franklin Barbecue at a delicious fundraiser benefiting Project Transitions this Sunday. Beer from local breweries will be flowing throughout the evening, and the indulgence continues with bites from Lick Honest Ice Creams and Texas Pie Company.