Weekend Event Guide
Here are the top 7 things to do in Austin this weekend
Clear your schedule for the days to come, because these happenings are sure to be ones you won’t want to miss. Shop major brands and boutiques at low prices at the return of Le Garage Sale, or settle in for a night of laughter thanks for shows by comedy stars Trevor Noah and Craig Robinson. Check out the top seven things to do in Austin this weekend. For a complete list of events, visit our calendar.
Thursday, January 25
Cap City Comedy Club presents Craig Robinson
Actor and comedian Craig Robinson brings his brand of stand-up comedy to Capitol City Comedy Club as the latest resident guest performer. Robinson is best known for his ensemble role as Darryl Philbin on NBC’s award-winning series, The Office. Performances are scheduled through January 28.
Bass Concert Hall presents Trevor Noah: Off the Record Tour
Comedian and television personality Trevor Noah is taking his stand-up comedy talents back on the road with a few stops in Austin at Bass Concert Hall. Noah’s Off The Record Tour is his first since leaving The Daily Show, which helped catapult him to stardom nearly a decade ago. Showtimes are scheduled through January 28. Tickets for select dates are still available.
Friday, January 26
ZACH Theatre presents The Little Mermaid
The retelling of Hans Christian Andersen’s The Little Mermaid comes to life on stage at Zach Theatre. This production features a fusion of projections, fabric, and theatrical illusions to send audience members below the waves and deep into the ocean. Performances are scheduled through March 3. This show is suitable for all ages.
Paramount Theatre presents Noah Reid in concert
Canadian musician and actor Noah Reid performs live at The Paramount Theatre. Musically, Reid is best known for his cover of “Simply the Best,” which he performed on the popular television series Schitt’s Creek. He comes to Austin in support of his 2022 album, Adjustments. Theatre members can plan to arrive early for an exclusive cocktail hour ahead of the performance.
Saturday, January 27
Le Garage Sale
Austin’s most beloved garage sale returns for another year of fabulous finds and luxury brands at major discounts. Shoppers to the two-day event happening at Palmer Events Center can expect to browse more than 130 boutiques, brands, and designers offering a wide variety of products and wardrobe essentials. Check out our editorial coverage for some non-clothing vendor recommendations.
Paramount Theatre presents Jackie Venson in concert
Austin musician Jackie Venson performs live for fans at The Paramount Theatre. Venson has long been a star in the Austin music scene and beyond, and is no stranger to major festival lineups and local showcases. She makes her way to the stage this weekend in support of her new album, evolution of joy.
Sunday, January 28
The Austin Cares Concert featuring The Doobie Brothers
Iconic yacht rock band The Doobie Brothers perform live for a special headlining performance benefitting HAAM, Superhero Kids, and Step Onward Foundation. Fans can enjoy the show at Moody Center along with other entertainment as part of the Austin Cares Concert. Get seating information on Ticketmaster.