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It’s almost impossible to believe, but Austin’s beloved Armadillo Christmas Bazaar is celebrating its 43rd year of existence! This famous fine art market and musical fest features national and local award-winning artists, at least three bands performing live each day, two full bars, and local food. The holiday atmosphere gets merrier every year.

There is no better place to pick up unique gifts for the people on your list. The event features more than 175 contemporary touring visual artists and local favorites showcasing their work while the Armadillo Bazaar stage entertains shoppers with national touring acts and Grammy nominated musicians. With lights down low, spirits high, and the music just right, the Armadillo Christmas Bazaar makes holiday shopping fun.

The 2018 bazaar will also give back to local nonprofits in a big way! Feel good about throwing your money around this year—and shop for gifts that could only be found right here in Austin.

To save time and snag your tickets online, click here!

When: December 13th–24th

Time: 11 a.m.–10p.m. daily

Cost: $10 for General Admission | Free for kids 12 and under

Location:
Palmer Events Center
900 Barton Springs Rd.
Austin, TX 78704

True to form of every weekend here, there’s something for everyone this New Year’s Eve in Austin. Want to party like it’s 1999? We’ve got that. Live music from a locally-based, nationally-acclaimed band more your speed? We’ve got you covered!

Here are our top picks for the best New Year’s Eve parties in Austin: 

Experince Austin: NYE 2019

Experience Austin will have VIP stretch limos and party busses, a private open bar mixer, and performances from Torin, Victor Cyrus, King Paida, and DJ Hubbard, this event is sure to be one hell of a time!

DATE AND TIME
Monday Dec 31, 2018, 7:00 p.m. – Tue, Jan 1, 2019, 3:00 a.m.
LOCATION
NYE Industry Mixer
801 N Commons Ford Road West
Westlake Hills, Austin, Texas 78733
TICKETS: CLICK HERE

2nd Annual Fire & Ice New Year’s Eve Party

VIP Seated Tables are available for purchase, which include admission for your group, Champagne, bottles of spirits w/mixers, lite bites, and a Champagne toast at midnight, as well as upgraded party favors.

GA ticket holders will get to enjoy hors d’ oeuvres, a Champagne toast at midnight, access to the cash bar, and party favors.

DATE AND TIME
Monday Dec 31, 2018, 8:30 p.m. – Tue, Jan 1, 2019, 2:00 a.m.
LOCATION
Moonfire Lounge
310 Colorado Street Unit B
Austin, TX 78701
TICKETS: CLICK HERE

Willie Nelson & Family New Year


Willie and family will be at the The Moody Theater from December 29th-31st to kick off the new year. The NYE festivities will be hosted by Andy Langer and will feature a mix of festive elements as you countdown to 2019.

DATE AND TIME
Monday Dec 31, 2018, 8:30 p.m. – Tue, Jan 1, 2019, 2:00 a.m.
LOCATION
The Moody Theater
310 W Willie Nelson Blvd #1B,
Austin, TX 78701
TICKETS: CLICK HERE

Gatsby’s House – Austin New Years Eve 2019

 

 

Take a trip back to the roaring twenties, where Flapper and Zoot suits are encouraged at this awesome Gatsby themed NYE party! This event has a little something for everyone with two dance floors, a five hour prepaid bar, and a Casino Night with Craps, Roulette, and Blackjack where you can win up to $250 in VIP gift certificates.

DATE AND TIME
Monday Dec 31, 2018, 9:00 p.m. – Tue, Jan 1, 2019, 2:00 a.m.
LOCATION
Omni Austin Hotel Downtown
700 San Jacinto Boulevard
Austin, TX 78701
TICKETS: CLICK HERE

The Black Puma’s

The beat-heavy psychedelic soul project lead by vocalist Eric Burton and guitarist Adrian Quesada will be hosting a NYE Party from 9pm -2am at Antone’s; doors at 8 pm.

DATE AND TIME
Monday Dec 31, 2018, 8:00 p.m. – Tue, Jan 1, 2019, 2:00 a.m.
LOCATION
Antone’s
305 E 5th Street
Austin, TX
TICKETS: CLICK HERE

The Black Angels – New Year’s Eve at Mohawk

GA Tickets are $35, VIP is $60 which includes priority entry to the show, a bottle of champagne and a NYE poster from The Black Angels.

DATE AND TIME
Monday December 31, 2018, Doors at 7:00 p.m.
LOCATION
Mohawk
912 Red River Street
Austin, TX 78701
TICKETS: CLICK HERE

Austin’s New Year Celebration 2019

This will be a free family friendly New Years Eve event, hosted by the City of Austin and will run from 3-11 pm. The festival features two music stages, 15 local and regional bands, food trucks, kids activities, and multiple art installations.

DATE AND TIME
Monday December 31, 2018 at 3:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
LOCATION
Mohawk
912 Red River Street
Austin, TX 78701
MORE INFORMATION: CLICK HERE

Keep It Quiet Presents: The NYE Party

Ticket purchase includes an open bar, PIZZA, and music from Thank You For Sweating. The event will be sponsored by, Tito’s Handmade Vodka, Playa Real Tequila, Red Bull, Nine Banded Whiskey, and others.

DATE AND TIME
Monday Dec 31, 2018, 9:00 p.m. –Tue, Jan 1, 2019, 2:00 a.m.
LOCATION
Fair Market
1100 East 5th Street
Austin, TX 78702
TICKETS: CLICK HERE

New Year’s Eve: A Labyrinth Themed Masquerade Ball

Special Creeps will be performing a two-hour live set, followed by DJ Shewolf. There will be a free photo booth and champagne toast at midnight. No cover for this event, doors open at 9pm; 21+ only.

DATE AND TIME
Monday Dec 31, 2018, 9:00 p.m. –Tue, Jan 1, 2019, 1:55 a.m.
LOCATION
Indian Roller
1322, 10006 Manchaca Rd
Austin, TX 78748
MORE INFORMATION: CLICK HERE

The Nightowls

The Nightowls will be performing at Stubb’s on New Years Eve. Tickets will include a BBQ buffet with smoked honey ham, brisket, jalapeño cheddar sausage, and plenty of extra house made sides.

DATE AND TIME
Monday Dec 31, 2018, Doors at 9:00 p.m.
LOCATION
Stubb’s Indoors
801 Red River,
Austin, TX 78701
TICKETS: CLICK HERE

Happy Noon Year Cruise

Looking to avoid the madness of the typical NYE party? Start your celebrating early and tour the city on this double decker boat on Lady Bird Lake.

The cruise begins at 11am, and tickets include an open bar, retro-themed music, a three-course buffet, champagne toast at noon, and a photo booth. There will also be a costume contest and a post cruise party at a local bar. The cruise is two hours, at $55 per person.

DATE AND TIME
Mondy Dec 31, 2018, 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
LOCATION
Lone Star Riverboat
208 Barton Springs Rd,
Austin, TX 78704
TICKETS: CLICK HERE

A Very Austin NYE on the Downtown Library Rooftop

Enjoy breathtaking views of downtown and Lady Bird Lake, and take in the fireworks from the very front row. GA Tickets include a limited open bar (full bar available for purchase), appetizers from Irene’s, 24 Diner, and Italic, a midnight toast, photo booth, raffle contest and special performances from Walker Lukens and DJ Fjord.

VIP includes access to a full open bar, VIP area, a private bar, and a bottle of sparkling wine at midnight. GA Tickets are available for $150 per person, VIP $400.

DATE AND TIME
Monday Dec 31, 2018, 9:00 p.m. – Tue, Jan 1, 2019, 1:00 a.m.
LOCATION
Austin Central Library, Austin Public Library
710 West Cesar Chavez Street
Austin, TX 78701
TICKETS: CLICK HERE

Fire & Ice – New Years at Fairmont Austin

Tickets include access to TWO parties, the ‘Fire Party’ starts at 9:30 p.m. on Monday (New Year’s Eve) followed by the ‘Ice Party’ on Tuesday morning at 10:00 a.m.

The Fire Party will feature specialty drinks, cigar rollers, music by James Spear, and a special toast at midnight. The Ice Party party will include a complementary glass of Moët & Chandon, access to ice bars, luges and snacks, along with live DJ performances. Tickets are $30 per person, bottle service will be available at the New Year’s Eve Fire Party.

DATE AND TIME
Monday Dec 31, 2018, 9:30 p.m. – Tue, Jan 1, 2019, 2:00 p.m.
LOCATION
Fairmont Austin
101 Red River Street
Austin, TX 78701
TICKETS: CLICK HERE

New Year’s Eve Drag Party at Irene’s 

The party will be hosted by Rhonda Jewels and Party Babe. The event is open to the public and includes various drink specials, a countdown into 2019, a special toast at midnight, and music from local DJ’s.

DATE AND TIME
Monday Dec 31, 2018, 10:00 p.m. – Tue, Jan 1, 2019, 2:00 p.m.
LOCATION
Irene’s
506 West Ave,
Austin, Texas 78701
MORE INFORMATION: CLICK HERE

Bob Schneider’s New Year’s Eve Party

This concert will be held at The Paramount Theater, and is hosted by Austin’s beloved Bob Schneider. Guests will enjoy a concert/party combination, with a campaign toast at midnight, along with a mix of other surprises throughout the night.

DATE AND TIME
Monday Dec 31, 2018, Doors at 8:00 p.m.
LOCATION
 The Paramount Theater
713 Congress Ave,
Austin, TX 78701
TICKETS: CLICK HERE

New Year’s Eve at Rose Room & 77 Degrees

Tickets include admission to both The Rose Room and 77 Degrees, where there will be two live DJ’s, aerialists, and fire performers, as well as bottle service upon request.

DATE AND TIME
Monday Dec 31, 2018, 9:00 p.m. – Tue, Jan 1, 2019, 2:00 p.m.
LOCATION
The Rose Room
11500 Rock Rose
Austin, TX 78758
TICKETS: CLICK HERE

The Capitol Countdown at The Belmont – New Years Eve

 The party at The Belmont will include special dance performances, several dance floors featuring three different DJ’s and genres of music, a photo booth, silent disco, balloon drop, and a complementary champagne toast at midnight.

VIP ticketing options include VIP Rooftop access, hors-d’oeuvres, and complimentary sponsored beverages.

DATE AND TIME
Monday Dec 31, 2018, 8:00 p.m. – Tue, Jan 1, 2019, 2:00 p.m.
LOCATION
305 W 6th St.
305 West 6th Street
Austin, TX 78701
TICKETS: CLICK HERE

ALTERNATE OPTIONS:

New Year’s Day Hangover Brunch at Irene’s

Help cure that New Year’s Day hangover with this Tuesday brunch hosted at Irene’s. The brunch will be held from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on new years day and will include Irene’s full brunch menu, along with mimosa and bloody mary specials.

DATE AND TIME
Tuesday, Jan 1, 2019, 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
LOCATION
Irene’s
506 West Ave,
Austin, Texas 78701
MORE INFORMATION: CLICK HERE

Uchi Austin

Uchi will be offering a special twelve-course menu for New Year’s, which will include bites like bay scallops with dashi lavash and bruleed grapefruit, mussel tortellini, king crab with brown butter, and turmeric congee. The special starts at $195 for two.

DATE
Monday, Dec 31, 2019
LOCATION
Uchi Austin
801 S Lamar Blvd,
Austin, TX 78704
RESERVATIONS: CLICK HERE

Uchiko Austin

Join Uchiko for a nine course meal, that includes oysters with kasu sorbet and golden trout roe, scallop with sweet potato and persimmon, wagyu ribeye with black truffle, and other delicious bites. The special starts at $185 for two.

DATE
Monday, Dec 31, 2019
LOCATION
Uchiko Austin
4200 N Lamar Blvd,
Austin, TX 78756
RESERVATIONS: CLICK HERE

Be safe y’all, and welcome to another year in the greatest city on earth!

The people at Banger’s live for this time of year! As they like to say, it’s like Christmas for sausage and beer lovers. Three days of spaetzle, oompa bands, and malty goodness. Of dirndls and lederhosen. Of German potato cakes and weisswurst. Come join for German food, German beer, and an all around good time.

When: Today, October 20th

Time: 11:00 a.m.

Here’s the full schedule:

11 a.m. – Music: Yodel Blitz
12 p.m. – Free firkin of Live Oak Oaktoberfest
1:30 p.m. – Music: Interrobang
2 p.m. – Game: BRAT EATING CONTEST! First person to finish two fully dressed bratwursts wins!
4 p.m. – Game: STEIN HOIST! Compete to see how long you can hold a full liter mug!
4 p.m. – Music: Reid Masters
6 p.m. – Closing gun salute
6:30 p.m. – Music: La Grosse Tete
9 p.m. – Music: JTFest Duo

Specialty Oktoberfest Menu:

Thuringer – Cold beef and pork summer sausage served w/ house-made piccalilli & whole grain mustard
Spaetzle – Traditional German flour dumplings browned in butter
German Potato Cakes – with house-made applesauce and sour cream
Schnitzel – Pork cutlet, stuffed with bacon lardons and sauerkraut dusted with panic and served over spaetzle with a side of spicy mustard
Weisswurst – Veal and pork white sausage, poached in beef broth, served with a side of spicy mustard

Have you heard? The 17th annual Austin City Limits Music Festival is happening October 5-7 and October 12-14 at Zilker Park. From Paul McCartney to Metallica, The National, Shaky Graves, and Brandi Carlile, and more you might want to go this year! ACL has just released a list of tips and tricks for making this fest your best yet. If you are a newbie or even an old townie who has been going for years, information is power! Scan through this details below to know before you go.

Get Your Tickets
General Admission 3-Day Tickets for both weekends are sold out. General Admission 1-Day Tickets for Sunday are still available for Weekend Two here or at the Pre-Festival or Festival Box Office. 3-Day & 1-Day VIP Tickets, 1-Day Platinum Tickets Weekend One and 1-Day & 3-Day Platinum Tickets for both weekends are also available. Music fans ages 10 and under will be admitted free of charge accompanied by a ticketed adult.

Get There
There are plenty of ways to get to ACL Fest! Check out this page for a plethora of options.

There is no parking at Zilker Park for the ACL Festival, so take advantage of the Complimentary Official Festival Shuttles provided by ACL Fest instead! Board at Republic Square Park at the corner of 4th & Guadalupe streets and you’ll be dropped off on Barton Springs Road outside the Barton Springs West Entrance. When you’re finished rocking, hop back on for a return trip from the same spot, outside the Barton Springs West Entrance. The shuttles begin at Republic Square at 10:30 a.m. and make their final return from the park at 11 p.m. each day of the Festival.

ACL has partnered with Uber to make your experience getting to and from the festival as easy as possible. Ride with Uber for access to dedicated pick-up and drop-off points.

Cap Metro has ramped up its service this year and now offers more than a dozen bus routes that operate every 15 minutes, 7 days a week. Your best bet to get to ACL is MetroRapid Route 803. Use the CapMetro App or click here to plan your trip to the festival.

New this year, they’ve added bike parking locations near the Barton Springs East entrance! Three bike parking options will be located on Stratford Drive near the Mopac Pedestrian Bridge, Toomey Road at Sterzing Street, and on Azie Morton Rd.

Scooter and Dockless Mobility Parking is available at the corner of Sterzing Drive and Toomey Road. Additionally, Austin B-Cycle will have a station at the corner of Sterzing Drive and Barton Springs.

You can always go old school and take a taxi!  The taxi pick-up and drop-off location is at William Barton Drive in front of the Barton Springs Pool.

Take the Ann and Roy Butler Hike-and-Bike Trail for a quick walk downtown and easy access to the festival grounds. Extra lighting is provided for your safety, and there are also user amenities along different spots of the Trail including water fountains, restrooms, and trash cans. View the interactive Trail map here. If you are using the Trail, be mindful of the burn-ban and responsibly discard cigarette butts.

Get In
Want to get into ACL Fest as quick as possible? Leave your bag at home! If you DO NOT have a bag, enter through the No Bag Express Lane. If you DO have a bag, enter through the Bag Lane and expect delays as bags are open for inspection. ALL bags will be searched before entry. Bags will be restricted to small purses, totes and drawstring bags only. Bag size may not exceed 14″ x 11″ x 5″ (35cm x 28cm x 12cm), or 30 linear inches (75cm) in total, and must have no more than one singular pocket or opening. Backpacks and bags with multiple pockets are prohibited.

NO LIQUIDS WILL BE ALLOWED THROUGH SECURITY CHECKPOINTS. Empty water bottles (plastic or aluminum) or hydration packs are allowed but must be emptied of all liquid and have no more than two pockets in addition to the one holding the water reservoir.

Check the list of prohibited items in advance, listen for the audio announcements and dispose of any item that is not allowed inside the festival.

Stow Your Gear
Do you want a safe and secure place to store your things while you enjoy ACL Fest and keep your phone charged? They offer 3-Day, 2-Day, and 1-Day rental lockers near the Barton Springs entrances so you can free up your hands and avoid losing any personal items during the show. Click here to reserve your locker in advance and secure the best available pricing.

Download the App
From creating your own custom schedule to mapping out Zilker Park before the fest, the app is super helpful. New this year, you can filter ACL Eats restaurants by Vegetarian, Vegan, and Gluten Free options! Opt-In for push notifications to stay in the loop on schedule changes, important updates, and emergency information all weekend long!

Go Cashless
Fans can use their wristbands to make onsite purchases including food, art, lockers, beverages, and merchandise. ACtivate your wristband here and you can securely connect a credit or debit card, create a unique 4-digit pin and make safe, cashless transactions throughout the park.

Eat, Drink, Repeat
ACL Eats continues to feature fantastic local restaurants putting their spin on festival fare. Fan favorites such as the famous Torchy’s Tacos, The Mighty Cone, The Peached Tortilla, Micklethwait Craft Meats, and many more will be there to cure all your cravings.

Amy’s Ice Creams, Burro Grilled Cheese, GoodPop, mmmpanadas, Southside Flying Pizza, The Salt Lick, Tinos Greek Café, and Wholly Cow Burgers will all have a second location near the Barton Springs Stage (south of Barton Springs Road). Central Market will also have a booth inside Austin Kiddie Limits offering box lunches and beverages.

The ACL Bodega is a one-stop shop where you can buy quick snacks, like fresh fruit, and festival survival necessities, like sunscreen and ponchos. Stop by the Bodega near ACL Eats and the ACL Wine Lounge.

Don’t miss out on the Barton Springs Beer Hall, where you can choose from different craft brews and catch the weekend’s biggest MLB, NFL and College Football games on the jumbo screen in between sets.

Wine down at the ACL Wine Lounge located in a beautiful shady grove, the lounge features a wine shop and has something for every wine enthusiast from classic varietals to frosé, spritzes, and other specialties.

Hydrate!
The fest will have free freshly filtered water at CamelBak Hydration Stations everywhere. Fans are encouraged to bring empty water bottles (plastic or aluminum) to fill once inside the park. For CamelBak-type water bottles, the maximum size is 36 oz.

Get Home Safe
There are several options for getting home after the fest. For a quick ride downtown, jump on the free Official Festival Shuttle from outside the Barton Springs West Entrance to head to Republic Square Park at 4th and Guadalupe.

How are you getting to ACL this year? Have you thought about this yet? Well, no need to stress! There’s a way to drive down there without dealing with the hassle of parking. Back by popular demand—it’s car2go’s famous Drop Zone! This is a magical parking area exclusively for car2go members during both festival weekends.

If you don’t know by now, car2go is a free-floating carsharing service that lets you locate one of over 300 car2go Mercedes-Benz vehicles around the Austin core “Home Area” with the car2go app, unlock the vehicle straight from the app, then drop it off anywhere in the Home Area. The entire fleet of car2go vehicles in Austin are Mercedes-Benz CLA and GLA models.

It is some of the closest free parking you can come by and the zone will be fully staffed so that cars are circulated and there is always room for incoming members to park. They’ll also have free coffee so you can get all energized and fest-ready. More on that below.

This year’s Drop Zone is at the brand new Carpenter Hotel at  400 Josephine St. 78704. The entrance is on Jesse St.

This will be the first time the hotel is open to the public, and car2go will be offering all members who use the Drop Zone vouchers for free coffee at the hotel coffee bar (up to $5 a person, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. while supplies last). From there it’s just a 10-minute walk right into ACL.

Download the car2go app and use the code 365CAR2GO for free registration and $10 in driving credit to get you started. Taxes and fees apply. See you at ACL, people!

 

The Gruene Music & Wine Festival + Craft Beer Event, which began way back in 1986, is a four-day festival with four distinct events to offer. This long weekend of fun in one of the most charming and historic parts of Texas is a celebration Americana music, wine, craft beer, food, and local makers. There will be more than 90 Texas wines and 75 Texas craft beers for tasting, so come thirsty. Everyone from Shinyribs to Clint Black and Emmylou Harris has played this iconic event.

Since its founding, the fest has always benefited the Comal County United Way, a charity whose mission is to improve the quality of life for locals by generating resources to meet the needs of the community.

Check out the day-by-day details below and click here to get your tickets! If you haven’t been to Gruene, this will be the perfect intro to a true Texas gem.

When: October 4th – 7th

Location:
Gruene Historic District

THURSDAY: KICKOFF EVENT

  • Specially curated wine & beer tasting
  • Live Music
  • VIP Tickets Available
  • 21+ only

FRIDAY: ROCKIN’ WITH TEXAS WINE & FOOD

  • Private show & meet ‘n’ greet with Aaron Watson
  • Wine tasting by three of Texas’ best vineyards
  • Catered Dinner by The Gristmill River Restaurant & Bar
  • The Great Guitar Auction

SATURDAY: TEXAS TASTINGS & TUNES

  • 90+ wines for tasting
  • Live music
  • Artisan Market
  • 21+ only

SUNDAY: + CRAFT BEER EVENT & MUSIC FEST

  • Over 75 craft beers for tastings & wines for purchase
  • 8+ hours of live Texas tunes
  • Artisan Market
  • 21+ only event!

Tonight’s Hartman Foundation Concert in the Park will be the perfect way to wind down the weekend. These weekly concerts are one of Austin’s true summer treasures. The city at sunset is a beautiful backdrop to the music. Don’t forget to bring a picnic dinner and a blanket!

Each week features a different ensemble of the Austin Symphony. They will play a variety of music, everything from jazz and light classical to pop selections and film scores. Tonight’s theme is brass and next Sunday it’s big band!

When: Today, August 19th

Admission: Free

Time: 7:30 – 9:30 p.m.

Location:
Austin Symphony At The Long Center
701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, Texas 78704

It’s time again for that festival that combines three of our greatest passions—slow smoked meat and vino—along with amazing live music into a giant Texas Party.

Come out to Spicewood Vineyards for the BBQ & Wine Festival. Watch the recap video of last year’s epic experience here to get a good idea of what you are in for. This year none other than The Cory Morrow Band will be headlining a lineup that also includes Django Walker, Drew Womack, and Barnhill!

Get your advance tickets now for just $59, which get you unlimited BBQ from the greats below and free wine tastings to wet your whistle from 4-6 p.m. (or until the wineries run out!).

The event will most definitely sell out, so don’t think about it too long. You can buy your tickets right here

BBQ Vendors include:

  • Salt Lick BBQ
  • Opie’s BBQ
  • Lambert’s
  • Kreuz Market BBQ
  • Schmidt Family Barbecue
  • It’s All Good
  • And more!

Bring your chairs and blankets to the festival, but outside food and drink will not be allowed in.

When: Saturday, July 21st

Time: 4-10 p.m.

Location:
Spicewood Vineyards
1419 Co Rd 409
Spicewood, TX 78669

Tonight at the glorious Central Library, the Austin Symphony quartet will perform pieces from or inspired by Latin America. If you haven’t visited this temple to books and civilized society, then this is a fabulous occasion to see it for yourself. The Austin Public Library and the Austin Symphony and will host two other quartet performances this year on September 6 and November 1.

Central Concerts bring musicians and the community together for free live performances at the Central Library.

Free and open to the public!

When: Today, June 11th

Time: 7 – 8 p.m.

Location:
Central Library
Demonstration Area (1st floor)
710 W. César Chávez St.

June in Austin is when everything starts to heat up for real: the weather, the weirdness, and the lineup of fun things to do. In between dips at Deep Eddy, escape the heat at indoor venues, or revel in the sun at these awesome events this month.

6/3 to 6/30 Round Rock Express Home Games

If you’re looking for something that’s both family-friendly and fun, head out to Round Rock this Sunday and watch our Minor League baseball team head off against their arch enemies, the Nashville Sounds. It’s H-E-B Kids Day, featuring a postgame run the bases for kids 12 and under. Game starts at 1:00PM, but get there early so the kids can enjoy events outside the stadium.

Tickets: $10 – $20

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6/3: George Strait at The Frank Erwin Center

The Frank Erwin Center is celebrating its 40 year anniversary with an exclusive “STRAIT TEXAS” show by George Strait, who has performed at the venue more than any other artist.

Austin-based Grammy winners Asleep at the Wheel are opening for the country legend. Doors open at 7:00 PM.

Tickets still available: $208 – $989

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6/4: Paul Simon at The Frank Erwin Center

Whether or not you believe Paul Simon when he says this is his farewell, his Homeward Bound tour (a nod to the 1966 Simon & Garfunkel single) is the culmination of a storied career and guaranteed to be fantastic. Watch one the greatest living American songwriters perform the songs that struck a chord with us and became classics.

Tickets: $56 – $536

6/10: Bill Clinton at Bass Concert Hall

Spend a Sunday wrapped up in a suspenseful tale of spies, cyberterror and betrayal with former President Bill Clinton at Bass Concert Hall. Texas Performing Arts is hosting the conversation, where Clinton will discuss “The President is Missing,” the novel he co-authored with the world’s bestselling writer, James Patterson. The event starts at 7:30 PM.

Tickets: $22 – $586

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6/13: Maps and Atlases at Scoot Inn

Hit up Historic Scoot Inn for a night of post-rock with Chicago band Maps & Atlases and openers Prism Tats and Slomo Drags. They will be performing Lightlessness Is Nothing New, their first album since 2012, which was released June 1st. Rock out while enjoying rosé on tap and the Taco Flats food truck in the backyard. Doors open at 6:00 PM.

Tickets: $75 – $99.

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6/16 – 6/17: Greater Austin Comic-Con

Get your geek on the weekend of June 16th-17th at the Greater Austin Comic-Con. Held at the HEB Center in Cedar Park, this event is a family-friendly celebration of all things pop culture. From 10 AM to 5 PM both Saturday and Sunday, enjoy a day filled with games, cosplay contests, vendors, entertainment for kids, celebrity guest panels, and more. Parking will be $5 and is cash only. Dress to impress!

Tickets: From $48

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6/16: Shakey Graves at Stubb’s

Catch Austin native Shakey Grav (aka Alejandro Rose-Garcia) at Stubb’s outdoor stage for the second stop on the tour for his latest album, Can’t Wake Up, released May 4. This album marks a departure from his folksy roots in lieu of a poppier, hazier and headier sound. Fans who missed him at GSD&M in May jumped at the chance to see him at Stubbs, so be sure to snag tickets for the sold out gig ASAP. Jonathan Terrell opens.

Tickets: $33 – $91

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6/16: Post Malone with 21 Savage at Austin 360

If hip hop is more your scene, visit Austin’s biggest venue and bounce to Beerbongs & Bentleys #1 on the Billboard 200 chart – with Post Malone on June 16th. Starting at 8 PM, the multi-platinum rapper  21 Savage kicks off the night with special guest SOB X RBE at Austin360 Amphitheater at the Circuit of the Americas.

Tickets: $115 – $403

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6/23: Ultimate 80’s Dance Party at 3TEN Austin City Limits

Get your Ren McCormack on and dance the night away with Austin-based DJ Mel on Saturday June 23rd. 3TEN Austin City Limits is the sister venue to ACL Live at Moody Theater; there’s lots of space to dance and an outdoor patio. DJ Mel (aka Obama’s DJ) is the Official DJ for UT’s Football and Men’s Basketball Teams. A member of the Austin Music Hall of Fame, he’s sure to play beats you’ll want to dance all night to.

Tickets: $17

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6/25: JoJo at Antone’s

Whether you’re pumped that JoJo’s back, or you’re a diehard who knows she never left, you won’t want to miss her Leaks, Covers & Mixtapes tour. Before she heads to the studio to record new music as part of her recent deal with Interscope Records (through her own imprint called Clover Music), she wants to treat fans to old favorites and leaks from her upcoming projects. Doors open at 7:00 PM.

Tickets: $50

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6/27: Brit Floyd – Pink Floyd Tribute at The Moody Theater

Did you always dream of seeing Pink Floyd play live? Here’s your chance to get as close as possible. Friday June 27th, the world’s greatest Pink Floyd tribute band is playing an Austin City Limits Live show at The Moody Theater. The show is a ’45th Anniversary’ retrospective of Pink Floyd’s iconic 1973 album, The Dark Side of the Moon. Come out and listen to arguably the greatest rock album of all time. Show starts at 8:00 PM.

Tickets: From $94

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6/28: Mo Amer at Paramount Theatre Austin

Austin’s comedy scene is booming, which means we’re getting some of the brightest up and coming stand-up stars. On Thursday the 28th, catch Mo Amer performing at Paramount Theatre at 7:30 and 9:45 PM. Mo Amer hails from Houston and has quite the performance pedigree; he’s done hundreds of shows with Dave Chappelle, been on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, and is a paid regular at the Comedy Cellar in New York City. He has a one-hour Netflix special coming out this year.

Tickets: From $18

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6/29: Chris Brown at Austin360 Amphitheater

Head to Del Valle one last time in June to watch Chris Brown’s miraculous dance moves in person. The tour, Heart Break on a Full Moon, is named after Brown’s eighth studio album, a 45 track monster that managed to debut in the top 5 of the Billboard 200 albums chart. H.E.R., 6LACK, and Rich the Kid are opening, starting at 7:00 PM.

Tickets: $29 to $218

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6/30: Weezer and Pixies at Austin 360

Send off June the right way with a monumental show at Circuit of the Americas. In their first full tour together, powerhouse Weezer and the legendary Pixies are co-headlining for seven weeks across North America. The Pixies will play a mix of beloved classics that have influenced countless musicians and new music, while Weezer will perform off their eleventh studio album, Pacific Daydream – a perfect summer album. Doors open at 6:30 PM, show starts at 7:30 PM.

Tickets: $32 – $172, $490 VIP

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