Summer may be ending but you can still go to camp — Camp Contemporary, that is. The popular fall fundraiser for The Contemporary Austin turns Laguna Gloria's 14 lush acres into an evening camp for adults, complete with s'mores, crafts, and campfires, will all proceeds benefitting the museum's education fund.
It's happening October 19 from 6-10 pm, and all-inclusive tickets to the sure-to-sell-out event start at $175 for museum members and $200 for non-members. Want to know what else is on the docket? Here's a sneak peek:
Live local music
Enjoy intimate sets from some of Austin's most beloved and emerging artists, including Sir Woman, Abram Shook, and Warm Sugar.
Chow down on camp-inspired dishes from local culinary stars such as Contigo Catering, Elm Restaurant Group, épicerie, Le Politique, Lick Honest Ice Creams, Loro, Sour Duck Market, and Vamonos.
Raise a glass to drinks sponsored by Tito's Handmade Vodka, Desert Door Sotol, Susto Mezcal, Ant Moore Wines, and more.
Shop for supplies
Peruse the Camp Market to complete your look at Camp Contemporary or to customize an item with any of the hand-picked market vendors: Best Made Co., Die Trying, Noah Marion, Sun Buddy, and Shop at The Contemporary. A percentage of all Camp Market sales will benefit the museum's education fund.
Arts and crafts
Get your hands dirty with camp activities like ceramics, water color, screen printing, and more.
All proceeds help bring free art education to thousands of community members across Central Texas, including K-12 tours, Art School scholarships, and outreach to underserved youth. Buy your tickets, renew your membership, or join here.