Weekend Event Guide
Here are the top 5 things to do in Austin this weekend
This weekend is packed with legendary events you don't want to miss. See Jerry Seinfeld live, celebrate two rock gods, or raise a glass to a new Shiner brew. For a full list of happenings, visit our events calendar.
Thursday, January 12
Banger's Sausage House & Beer Garden presents Shiner Birthday Release
Celebrate 108 years of Shiner Beer and be among the first to taste a commemorative birthday brew, a dark-roasted, specialty malt made with Chameleon Cold-Brew Coffee. Guests can also score a glass of Banger's own beer cocktail featuring Chameleon.
Friday, January 13
19th Annual Austin Home & Garden Show
The Austin Home & Garden Show returns to the Austin Convention Center for another year of interior and exterior design inspiration, education, and more. Attendees to the weekend-long convention can listen in on tips from this year's celebrity guest, Alison Victoria of DIY Network's Kitchen Crashers, and take advantage of a variety of workshops and shopping opportunities. The show ends January 15.
Montopolis Productions presents The Time Machine
Experience The Time Machine, a sci-fi-inspired experience at the Long Center for the Performing Arts. Revisit the 20th century with popular songs performed by the Montopolis group and composer Justin Sherburn of Okkervil River fame. Dynamic visuals by artist Stephen Fishman will accompany the sounds for an immersive concert that won't disappoint. Performances run through January 15.
Jerry Seinfeld at Bass Concert Hall
Comedy superstar Jerry Seinfeld will perform back-to-back performances of his signature stand-up routine for one night only. Witness greatness and laugh all evening long with the talented storyteller and world-class humorist. Only a few tickets remain.
Saturday, January 14
8th Annual BowiElvis Fest
Pay homage to legends Elvis Presley and David Bowie at the this epic birthday party. Splice Records and Saint Arnold Brewing Company have joined forces to continue the tradition at the Empire Control Room & Garage. Activities include games, face-painting, live music, a burlesque performance, and a costume contest. Bowie- or Elvis-inspired attire is encouraged.