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

Starlit Austin
Don't miss an LED light show, live performances, an artisan market, and more at Starlit Austin. Photo courtesy of Kilroy Realty
Future Front Holiday Market
Shop more than 175 women and LGBTQ+ vendors from Texas during the four weekends of the Future Front Holiday Market. Photo courtesy of Future Front Texas
Bob Saget
Actor and comedian Bob Saget performs live at Paramount Theatre this Friday. Photo courtesy of Bob Saget
Starlit Austin
Future Front Holiday Market
Bob Saget

Tap into holiday cheer with the help of a chili cook-off, seasonal markets, and more family-friendly fun. Raise a glass at St. Elmo’s anniversary party, or enjoy holiday-inspired public art via Starlit Austin. Check out the top five things to do in Austin this weekend. 

Thursday, December 2

Kilroy Realty presents Starlit Austin
Experience the holidays by way of public art when you stop by the Indeed Tower for Starlit Austin. This unique, one-night-only event will feature live performances, a meet-and-greet with Santa, an artisan market, and more. Additional highlights include an LED light show and complimentary bites and beverages from McGuire Moorman Lambert Hospitality. As a special treat, the first 200 attendees will receive a locally crafted gift. Go to the event website for more information. Admission is free. 

Friday, December 3

Moontower Comedy presents Bob Saget
Comedian, actor, and television host Bob Saget comes to Paramount Theatre for an evening of stand-up. Saget, best known for his roles on Full House and America’s Funniest Home Videos, boasts a comedy career spanning more than 30 years. A select number of seats are available on the ticketing website

Saturday, December 4

St. Elmo Brewing Anniversary Party
Raise a pint to another year of St. Elmo Brewing Company at this boozy anniversary bash. Highlights include the debut of brew Collabracadabra, the release of barrel-aged bottle stout FIVE!, and live bluegrass music. Attendees will also be able to snag a special-edition anniversary T-shirt to commemorate the festivities. 

Future Front Holiday Market
Shop for holiday trinkets and thoughtful gifts for everyone on your list at the Future Front Holiday Market. The four-weekend market hosted at Ani’s Day & Night will feature more than 175 vendors, including women and LGBTQ+ creatives, designers, and artists from the region. Each weekend will showcase a different holiday-inspired theme and vendors will reflect the concepts.

Sunday, December 5

Camp Lucy presents Christmas Chili Cook-Off
Head to Dripping Springs to eat your fill of homemade goodness during the annual Camp Lucy Chili Cook-Off. Guests can enjoy photos with Santa, live music, holiday-themed cocktails, and shopping during the afternoon festivities. For a full schedule of events and to purchase tickets, visit the cook-off website