Weekend Roundup

Here are the top 5 things to do in Austin this weekend

Here are the top 5 things to do in Austin this weekend

Waller Creek Creek Show
Kick off the weekend at the annual Waller Creek Conservancy Creek Show. Photo by Sean Mathis
Brooklyn Brewery Mash
Enjoy an epic chef showdown at the Brooklyn Brewery Austin Mash on Sunday. Photo courtesy of Brooklyn Brewery
Potted Potter
Ready your wizard wands! Potted Potter comes to Paramount Theatre.  Photo courtesy of Hobby Center for the Performing Arts
Kinky Boots national tour 2017
Settle into Bass Concert Hall for Broadway musical Kinky Boots Photo by Matthew Murphy
East Austin Studio Tours 2013 1512
East Austin Studio Tour takes place Saturday and Sunday at over 100 art galleries and studios. Photo by Shelley Neuman
Waller Creek Creek Show
Brooklyn Brewery Mash
Potted Potter
Kinky Boots national tour 2017
East Austin Studio Tours 2013 1512

With so many events going on this weekend, it’s not going to be easy to keep your schedule open. We’ve rounded up the top five events that are guaranteed to keep your FOMO at bay. For a full listing on weekend happenings, check out our events calendar

Waller Creek Conservancy Creek Show 2015
Get a first look at this year’s five light installations and jam to live music during the opening night of Creek Show. Take advantage of drink specials at Easy Tiger, Waller Creek Pub House, and The Gatsby and listen to local talent at Empire Control Room. Admission is free with your RSVP. If you forget to reserve your spot, tickets are $5. Can’t make it to the party? The installations are available to view through Saturday, November 21.
Thursday, November 12 – Sunday, November 15

Broadway in Austin presents Kinky Boots
Pop over to Bass Concert Hall for the opening weekend of Broadway favorite, Kinky Boots. The huge-hearted, high-heeled hit is the perfect way to start the weekend. Songs by the legendary Cyndi Lauper and a heart-warming story about friendship make Kinky Boots a must-see. Tickets are $30 to $105.
Thursday, November 12 – Sunday, November 15

Potted Potter: The Unauthorized Harry Experience
Ready your wizard wands and spell books, Harry Potter fans. The world’s only Harry Potter parody comes to the Paramount Theatre for a show the entire family can enjoy. Tickets are $51.99 to $101.99.
Thursday, November 12 – Sunday, November 15

Big Medium presents East Austin Studio Tour
What better way to revel in the weekend than checking out local artwork for free? East Austin Studio Tour features 453 participating art studios and galleries along with hip happenings you won’t want to miss. Check out the EAST schedule and plan a weekend of artful awesomeness.
Saturday, November 14 and Sunday, November 15 at 11 am

Brooklyn Brewery Austin Mash presents Three Headed Beast
The Brooklyn Brewery Mash tour returns to Austin for a week of celebrating what’s next in food, film, comedy, beer, and more. Spend your Sunday at the Three Headed Beast feast at Vuka, where Austin’s top chefs go head-to-head in a culinary competition of epic proportions. Each chef will prepare a "beast" of their choice to be devoured by hungry attendees.
Sunday, November 15 at 3 pm