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

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Discover the city's most talented artists at the East Austin Studio Tour.  Photo by Shelley Neuman
Waller Creek Creek Show
Witness Waller Creek's transformation — for 10 days only. Photo by Sean Mathis
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Party with Ray Wylie Hubbard for his 70th birthday bash at the Paramount Theatre. Photo courtesy of Ray Wylie Hubbard
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Waller Creek Creek Show
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An artsy, fun-filled weekend is just what the doctor ordered. Watch the transformation of Waller Creek or explore Austin’s thriving art scene during the East Austin Studio Tour. For a full list of happenings, visit our events calendar.

Thursday, November 10

Waller Creek Conservancy presents Creek Show 2016
The Creek Show returns with five stunning light installations that will transform Waller Creek in downtown Austin. The installations debut on Thursday night, and the show runs nightly through November 19. View the online schedule for more info.

Friday, November 11

Art Alliance Austin presents Artbash
The most anticipated art party of the year returns. This year’s Artbash at The Pershing will feature site-specific installations, a first-look at new works, and soft sculptures created by artist Magdalena Jarkowiec. Your ticket to the party includes complimentary bites, cocktails, and valet service.

Saturday, November 12

Big Medium presents East Austin Studio Tour
The East Austin Studio Tour (EAST) is a free, self-guided art event showcasing local artists and artisans who impact and influence Austin’s art scene. EAST’s must-visit destinations include artist studios, galleries, cool events, and more. It runs this Saturday and Sunday as well as next.

Home Slice Pizza presents the 11th Annual Carnival O’Pizza
Pizza and whimsy collide at the 11th Annual Carnival O’Pizza. Home Slice Pizza invites all pie lovers to join in the celebration of everyone’s favorite food with carnival-inspired games, dance performances, and more. Come one come all to this family-friendly event.

Ray Wylie Hubbard's 70th Birthday Bash
The one and only Ray Wylie Hubbard celebrates his big birthday at the Paramount Theatre. Hubbard will be joined onstage by friends and special music guests for the biggest birthday bash yet.