Weekend Event Guide
Here are the top 5 things to do in Austin this weekend
Keep the romantic vibes going this weekend or celebrate the single life at Austin's hottest happenings. Raise a glass to two years of Strange Land Brewery or catch a Broadway musical with your sweetheart. For a full list of happenings, visit our events calendar.
Thursday, February 16
Austin Shakespeare presents Old Times
It's opening weekend of Harold Pinter's Old Times at the Long Center for the Performing Arts. This sensual and poetic drama is perfect for a romantic evening. Performances run through March 5.
Friday, February 17
Austin Samba presents The Big Easy
Austin Samba is putting on the biggest Mardi Gras-meets-Carnaval blowout at Stateside at the Paramount. For back-to-back nights, the nation’s largest percussion and dance group will perform this dazzling show. Performances run through February 18.
Saturday, February 18
Strange Land Brewery’s Second Anniversary Party
Strange Land Brewery celebrates two years of boss brews at a boozy birthday party. Tickets to the shindig include two beers, a plate of barbecue, a slice of beer cake, and an anniversary pint glass. Round up some friends and party like it's your birthday too.
Long Center for the Performing Arts presents Once
Tony Award-winning musical Once is headed to the Long Center this weekend only. Experience the tale of a complex romance with a score you’ll be humming for days. Performances through February 19.
Neil Fest: Celebrating The Music of Neil Young
Pay homage to music legend Neil Young and rock out at the Paramount Theatre. The nonstop day of music features a roster with the likes of Norah Jones, Shakey Graves, and Boz Scaggs.