Your monthly day-to-day guide of all the best events and activities going on around Austin!

Every Tuesday

Graham Weber’s Texas Writers’ Round

Join Haut spot on Tuesdays as Graham Weber (Western Youth) welcomes some of Texas’ finest singer/songwriters. No reservation required; seating is first come, first served. Doors are at 6:30 p.m. and show starts at 7. Free to attend!

Geeks Who Drink Trivia At Last Stand

Every Tuesday at Last Stand Brewing’s SoCo location is Geeks Who Drink Last Stand Trivia Night! It starts at 7 p.m. and runs anywhere from 60–90 minutes. Prizes will be awarded!

Every Wednesday

Happy Wednesdays at Barr Mansion

Every Wednesday from 6–9 p.m. the gardens at Barr are open to the public for a unique and special dining experience. Come for an interactive experience with the chefs by strolling the grounds and visiting the various food stations scattered across the property. Bring a blanket and enjoy your nook on the grounds or reserve a VIP seating where they will create a lush lounge grouping in true decadent Barr style.

Central Standard Times

Every Wednesday head to the Central Standard patio for a rotating setlist of local musicians every Wednesday in June. Seating first come, first served. Free to all. See line-ups here.

Every Thursday

Art + Music Night at The Cathedral

Art + Music Nights will feature art by the local women artists from atxGALS next to an intimate live music setting. Art + Music Nights At The Cathedral will be a safe haven for the community to listen to live music, sip margaritas, and shop local art from atxGALS. Social distanced private seatings are by reservation only for groups of up to 6 people per table or lounge.

Jazz Night At Il Brutto

Enjoy dinner under the live oak tree on Il Brutto’s patio as you listen to the jazz sounds of local trio Django Foxtrot. Reserve a table here.

Every Friday

Sure Thing! – Stand Ups Comedy at Fallout

SURE THING! is back, bringing 90 minutes of Austin’s best stand-up comedy, every Friday at 9:30 p.m. at Fallout. Tickets are $15 online or $20 at the door.

Every Saturday

Music Lane Saturday Morning Yoga

Rise and shine with a 60 minute class at Austin’s Music Lane with Swift Fit Events instructor Jessica Fajans. Mats, water, and complimentary parking validation for the Music Lane garage will be provided. The class will take place on the Plaza at Music Lane, in-between Le Labo and Buck Mason. Class starts at 9 a.m. and is $25.

June 3rd

Jordan Young At Meanwhile Brewing

Come by Meanwhile Brewing on June 3rd to see the popular “The Voice” candidate Jordan Young for a free concert! All ages welcome and masks required when moving around the venue. Show kicks off at 7 p.m.

UMLAUF’s 23rd Annual Garden Party

UMLAUF is excited to welcome everyone back to the Sculpture Garden + Museum for their 23rd annual Garden Party on Thursday, June 3rd beginning at 6 p.m.! Support the UMLAUF with a night in the Garden surrounded by decadent bites from Austin’s best restaurants, fine wine from Twin Liquors, and performances from local performing arts organizations.

June 4th

Osome x The Cathedral Happy Hour

Come hang out with Osome at The Cathedral! Enjoy some drinks, a DJ, and the beautiful artwork available for sale. There will be six rounds of passed appetizers consisting of handrolls and other raw fish dishes throughout the evening. Happy Hour spots cost $100 person.

Bend and Brew

Join Flow Yoga for a Flow Happy Hour, as you move and groove into the weekend. Work up a sweat in their all-level flow, kicking off the weekend with a good workout and music, followed by a social hour and a non-alcoholic brew. Starts at 4:30 p.m. and goes until 6.

June 5th

Whaler’s and Joe Match Band at Independence Brewing

Head to Independence Brewing Co. for a night of live, local music! Enjoy some of Austin’s best craft beer along with food from Margie’z food truck. Tickets are sold as Tables/GA. The schedule goes as follows-
4:00 p.m. – Happy Hour
8:30 p.m. – Joe Mach
9:30 p.m. – Intermission
10:00 p.m. – Whalers

ATX Pups and Pup Parents  – Mimosas, Dog Treats, and Gifts

Join Work & Woof’s community of like-minded pup parents, united around their shared passions for dogs, sustainability, and health. They’ll have treats for the pups along with mimosas and gifts for the pup parents! An enclosed outdoor space will allow the dogs to play while you mingle. Additional drinks provided from their sponsors Clean Cause and Richards Rainwater. Free to join and free to attend!

June 6th

Can’t Even Comedy at Native Hostel 

Can’t Even Comedy is one of LA’s hottest open mics and monthly comedy shows. They couldn’t keep all the talented comics to just LA so they decided to take the show on the road and bring some of the best up and coming talent with them to Austin Texas on Sunday June 6th. They will have an open mic from 1–3 p.m. and a show at 7 p.m. The best comic from the mic will get an opening spot. Tickets are $25 and the show starts at 7 p.m.

The Wandering Vegan Market

The Wandering Vegan Market is so excited to provide you with some of the best local vegan vendors in Austin. Their markets not only include Plant-Based & Vegan Foods, they also have a wonderful group of local vegan artisans selling cruelty-free skincare products, makeup, jewelry, candles, succulents, artwork, clothing, and much more. The market is popping up in the back of The Vegan Nom starting at 11 a.m. and is free to attend!

June 7th

Shit’s Golden

Shit’s Golden, one of Austin’s longest-running comedy shows, is back this month with a killer lineup! Last month sold out so make sure to get your tickets asap! Tickets are $10 or $5 with a student ID. Doors at 7:30 p.m. and show starts at 8 p.m.

June 8th

Curated Conversation – Drawing Inspiration

Is there ever a wrong way to display your art collection? In Drawn: From the Collection of Jack Shear, Jack Shear, photographer, curator, and Executive Director of the Ellsworth Kelly Foundation, takes on an exploratory, free-flowing manner in which the forms, compositions, and colors on the sheets respond to one another in a playful, non-traditional hang. Join Carter E. Foster, Blanton’s deputy director for curatorial affairs, and Christian Wurst, curatorial assistant, as they discuss Shear’s unconventional installation and remark on some of their favorite works in the exhibition. Attendance is free.

July 9th

Wedges and Wine Wednesday at Butler Pitch and Putt

Wedges & Wine Wednesday at Butler Pitch and Putt is an event for local golfers to meet, eat, drink, win prizes and play golf! This is a low-pressure event for golfers of all skill levels as we will have an optional 1-hour golf 101 clinic put on by the Head Pro so you can learn the basics and hit the course after. Prizes and goodie bags will also be given out. Tickets start at $20.

Golden Girls Trivia At Volstead

Head over to Volstead Lounge at 6:30 for their Golden Girls Trivia Night! There will be drink specials and prizes for the winning team. Sign-up starts at 6:30 pm.m and the game starts at 7:30 p.m.!

June 10th

Slide The Slopes Grand Opening

Slide The Slopes is the longest and biggest inflatable slip n’ slide festival in the world and it kicks off on June 10th. It has over a mile of slides, so everyone is sure to have a fabulous time! Tickets start at $24.99 for a 2-hour time slot.

Candle Making Workshop

Learn to make candles at this fun workshop at Black Sugar Caffe in Georgetown! You’ll choose your colors and scents and make two 8 oz candles to take home. You’ll learn about different candle-making techniques, wax types, and supplies so you’ll be a candle-making pro whether you’re looking for a new hobby or just want to impress others with all your awesome candle knowledge! Takes place from 5:45–7:45 p.m. and is $65.

Josh Turner At Nutty Brown

KASE101 & 98.1 KVET present Country Music Live at Nutty Brown Amphitheatre featuring Josh Turner on Thursday, June 10th. This show is for all ages. All minors will be charged an additional $5 at the door. No chairs are allowed. No outside food or drinks. Tickets start at $35.

June 11th

Farm Yoga At Boggy Creek

Join Swift Fit Events for a vinyasa flow to calm and ground you this summer. Stay after to explore the beautiful property and shop the farm’s delicious produce and local goods. 50% of ticket sales will go to support Boggy Creek Farm. Mats, water, and Supergoop sunscreen will be provided! Tickets are $25 and the class starts at 11 a.m.

Israel Nash at Empire

Israel Nash is coming to Empire Control Room on June 11th, and the show kicks off at 9 p.m. Individual tickets start at $17 and private tables for groups are also available. The show is 18+ with a $5 surcharge for minors. Get tickets here.

A Paula Abdul Drag Tribute

After 15 months the girls of Poo Poo Platter are back at Elysium and they’re gonna straight up serve a show that will have you knocked out by paying a drag tribute to Paula Abdul! Doors are at 10 p.m. and the show starts at 11:30. The show is $18+ with a $10 cover.

June 12th

Classic Childhood Grand Opening Festival

Celebrate the Grand Opening of sustainable children’s clothing brand, Classic Childhood’s new store on Saturday, June 12th from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. At the event enjoy swag bags for the first 20 attendees, complimentary Blenders & Bowls acai bowls, GoodPops, Austin Eastciders cider and kid-friendly beverages and snacks as well as a day full of activities.

Stoned vs. Drunk vs. Sober

Stoned vs Drunk vs Sober is a stand-up comedy competition featuring three teams of comics that try to answer the question: “What if amazing comics got stoned, drunk, or sober, then gave it their best as they perform on the edge?” The show will be at the iconic Spiderhouse Ballroom. Doors at 8:00 p.m. and the show starts at 9 p.m. Tickets are $20.

Questlove at Empire

The Grammy Award-winning musician Questlove just announced this afternoon that he will officially return to Empire Control Room & Garage on Saturday, June 12th for a very special DJ set, which marks his first in-person show in over a year. The outdoor concert will also feature local DJ talent including DJ Kay Cali, Ferno, DJ Umami, and Buck Rodgers. Snag tickets here.

It’s My Park Day In-Person Volunteer Opportunities

On Austin Parks Foundation’s 29th birthday Saturday, June 12th they’ll have a limited number of in-person volunteer projects. You must register in advance for those here, and space is VERY limited, however space is unlimited for the virtual opportunities and you can earn a shirt by participating in either option!

June 13th

Bat City Artisans: Vintage + Art Market at Shangri-La

Enjoy some tasty food & drink specials and shop the Bat City Artisans market’s amazing vendors—slinging art, vintage, accessories, housewares, and much more! The theme is beachy, so come grab all your summer gear before it gets hot hot HOT. They’ll be kicking off the event with some yacht rock/dad jams/surf music – then DJs are on from 3-7 p.m. with some very chill and experimental beats.

CUTE AF Handcrafted + Vintage Market

Join Cute Nail Art Studio for an afternoon of shopping and pampering while social distancing at their “Cute AF” Handcrafted & Vintage Market. A portion of all vendor fees will be donated to Out Youth.

Drag Brunch At The Cavalier

The Cavalier Queers are BACK! Join Rhonda Jewels & Mandy Quinn for their Second Sunday Drag Brunch. First come, first served! Outdoor show with free parking available.

June 14th

VIP Comedy Showcase at The Creek & The Cave

The VIP Comedy Showcase features the biggest names in Austin comedy. Catch them here before they flee to Hollywood! We will have a dazzling red carpet and a photographer to document this historic event. Hosted by local celebrity Elizabeth Spears with *special guest* Blown Rivers!

June 15th

ZilkerBark’s Tacos and Doggos

ZilkerBark is bringing back the ever-popular Tacos & Doggo’s event on June 15th at Central Machine Works. If you’re into eating tacos and hanging with your beloved doggo, you’ll fit right in! Tacos, craft beer, select cocktails, and dogs from all over town, plus a doggo photo op for you and your best friend. There will be adoptable dogs, local vendors, and much more!

Scott Colins Project with Evan Charles at Meanwhile Brewing

On Tuesday, June 15th, head to Meanwhile brewing for a free concert on the outdoor stage with music by Scott Collins Project and Evan Charles (of Altamesa). The concert is open to all ages and takes place from 7–9 p.m.

June 16th

Drag Queen Bingo at St. Elmo Brewing

Join St. Elmo Brewing for their monthly installment of Drag Queen Bingo with the one and only Louisianna Purchase– voted Austin’s top Drag Queen for the last three years!
It’s free to play. There will be multiple rounds of BINGO with performances by Louisianna between rounds. Play for prizes and some seriously awesome memories.

June 17th

Shakey Graves at Stubb’s 

Shakey Graves will be at Stubb’s on June 17th following the announcement of his newest album! GA tickets start at $32.50 and doors are at 7 p.m.

The Jigglewatts Burlesque: Crystal Anniversary Ball

The Jigglewatts Burlesque Revue celebrates 15 years of entertaining Austin and beyond with their “Crystal Anniversary Ball,” at 8 p.m. This dazzling show features performances from a full cast of the Jigglewatts, plus special guests Lady Lola Lestrange, Coco Lectric, and more! Hosted by comedian Miss Fahrenheit. Dust off your fanciest attire and come crystalized to this swanky evening celebrating all that glitters.

June 18th

Farm Yoga At Boggy Creek

Join Swift Fit Events for a vinyasa flow to calm and ground you this summer. Stay after to explore the beautiful property and shop the farm’s delicious produce and local goods. 50% of ticket sales will go to support Boggy Creek Farm. Mats, water, and Supergoop sunscreen will be provided! Tickets are $25 and the class starts at 11 a.m.

June 19th

Noir Creators Space Open Market 

Come celebrate Juneteenth with Noir Creators Space and shop some of your favorite businesses! Noir Creators Space is highlighting the Historic Rosewood Park by featuring local black business owners and creatives. Noir Creators Space Open Market will be held Saturday, June 19th, 2021 at Rosewood Park located in Austin, Texas. Noir Creators Space will host a total of 40 local Black-owned businesses offering but not limited to food and beverage, hair care and beauty, wellness products, educational tools, and more.

Glow Show with Joey Z

Glow show is a trippy glow-in-the-dark-themed comedy event. Standup comedians perform under black lights and after their set riff with Joey Z about their adventures/misadventures with psychedelics. Lots of glow sticks, lots of groovy visuals, and always featuring the best comedians around. Come light the room with your laughter and get glowed up at Glow Show! Doors are at 8 p.m. and the show starts at 9 p.m. Presale tickets are $10 and $15 on the day of the show.

June 20th

Cannarock 2021

Cannarock 2021 aims to celebrate the local cannabis industry and the advances they have made over the past two years! We offer an educational experience in a fun atmosphere that is true to the Austin vibe. Come hang with them, link up with your favorite local CBD and lifestyle companies, enjoy live entertainment and great food this summer here in ATX. Grab the dog, bring the kids, and have a blast at CANNAROCK!

Summer Solstice Celebration

Join Flow Yoga to take in the healing energy of the Sun’s light with this being the longest day of light during the year. This 2-Hour Workshop will first utilize a kriya (exercise set) to more fully open your meridian lines that move energy to your organs and glands. Next will be two 31-minute mediations to bring the healing energy of the Sun’s rays through those open meridian lines. There will be an 11 minute Gong Relaxation after the 2nd Meditation.

June 21st

2021 World Music Day Run

Celebrate Virtual Run Event’s third annual World Music Day 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2! It’s time to celebrate ’90s music! Plus, they’ll be donating 20% of each registration to Songs of Love, which is a national nonprofit that creates free, personalized, original songs to uplift children and teens currently facing tough medical, physical, or emotional challenges. Tickets are $25 and that includes your medal, bib, and shipping.

June 23rd

Alex Grossman and Friends: Comedy Showcase 

Alexis Grossman, one of the funniest young comedians, is bringing her and her famous friends to Vucan Gas Company for a night you won’t forget. This is the perfect show to grab some friends or a date or both. Everyone will love you for all the laughs. Grab your tickets (minimum of 4) before you are stuck wishing you had. Get them now! Doors at 7 p.m. and the show starts at 8 p.m.

Summer Movies On The Lawn At Hotel Ella

For the launch of Hotel Ella’s summer series, they’re first showing The Parent Trap (1998). Tickets are $15 and each ticket includes access to movie & a bag of popcorn; movie-themed cocktails, candy & additional popcorn will be available for purchase. All details + tickets here.

June 24th

El Alma 10th Anniversary

To celebrate its 10th anniversary, El Alma is hosting a fiesta on Thursday, June 24th from 6–9 p.m. Guests will enjoy passed hors d’oeuvres, as well as food stations located throughout the dining room and upstairs patio, featuring favorites from the restaurant’s menu, both past and present, along with a ceviche bar and queso fountain. In addition to a pop-up satellite bar on the rooftop, the event will include a DJ, gift card raffle, cake cutting, and take-home treats for everyone. Tickets are $50.

Paper Flower and Succulent Wreaths 

During the craft workshop, learn to make a variety of paper flowers and use them to make a beautiful wreath! The Brico Crew will show you how to make and size a variety of flowers and succulents, plus shape leaves and other filler elements for the perfect wreath. You’ll choose your paper colors at the workshop and customize your own wreath to your tastes and decor—no two are the same! Tickets are $35.

Full Moon Sounds at South Congress Hotel

Join South Congress Hotel + Sandee Conroy, The Singing Bowl Lady, for their next Full Moon Sounds series for the Strawberry Moon and experience the journey to rest + relaxation first hand from 8:15p-9:15p. Guests are encouraged to bring a blanket +/or mat. Free and open to the public, via RSVP. Free with RSVP + details here

June 25th

Sip ‘n Stroll: Festive in Florals

The Buda Sip N Stroll returns on June 25th from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. for their biggest event yet. Each ticket will come with a custom tote bag, wine glass, and flower crown. You’ll also get complimentary sips & snacks as you stroll through historic Main Street listening to local musicians. The streets will be lined with flowers & ribbon chandeliers, and we encourage everyone to wear floral shirts and dresses. The event is 21+ and tickets can be purchased here.

Move + Meditate with ATX Yoga Girl

Come unwind at Moment by Mayawell with Cynthia Bernard, founder of ATX Yoga Girl. Join them for this chill flow in the open air patio ending with a “mini” Sound Bath Meditation of quartz crystal bowls and chimes. Enjoy post-yoga snack by Blenders & Bowls!

Daily Harvest Pool Party At The LINE

Daily Harvest is coming to Austin and they’re starting things off with a weekend long pool party at The LINE Hotel! Dip your toes back into the socially awkward pool (literally) and dive into a menu of boozy Smoothies, totally unrefined Flatbreads, and decadent dairy-free Scoops (all on the house). It’s open to the public on Friday, June 25 – Sunday, June 27 from 11am – 10pm.

June 26th

Art in ATX: Outdoor Market

Join The Gallery June 26th (4–9 p.m. and June 27th from 2-7 p.m. for an outdoor market at Moontower Cider Company. Featuring 20+ artists and vendors selling hand-crafted goods as well as live music by Lolita Lynne, Spring Valley, Violet Capri, Dan Petra, and DJ TSUNANI! Free admittance and all ages welcome.

Painting Workshop with Erika Lenaye

Channel your inner artist + let your creativity shine while learning a new skill with a painting workshop, led by Erika Lenaye! This workshop is open to all levels and will be held in the South Congress Hotel Studio on Saturday, June 26th from 11 a.m.–1 p.m.. Tickets are $150 per person and include all materials, gift bags filled with goods from local artisans, pastries, coffee, and mimosas. This event is limited to 20 guests—purchase a ticket to reserve your spot!

Come and Smoke It

Come and Smoke It is back on Saturday, June 26th at Windy Point Park with even more food, drinks, and live music! They will be featuring all Texas-born and raised ranch meats ranging from Midland Meat Co. wagyu beef, Peaceful pork & East Poultry Co. chicken. Enjoy free drinks, live music, and plates from every featured chef (10). Tickets are $42.50.

June 27th

Mobile Om Yoga Brunch

Unroll your mat at Dog & Pony Grill on the slab for an outdoor, all-level yoga practice designed to wake up your body, inspire peace of mind and help you work up your Sunday Brunch appetite. Add a can of rose or pint of craft beer to your ticket to have a cold beverage ready for you to sip and socialize after you say namaste.

Art in ATX: Outdoor Market

Join The Gallery June 26th (4PM-9PM and June 27th 2PM – 7PM) for an outdoor market at Moontower Cider Company. Featuring 20+ artists and vendors selling hand crafted goods as well as live music by Lolita Lynne, Spring Valley, Violet Capri, Dan Petra, and DJ TSUNANI! Free admittance and all ages welcome.

June 28th

Mindful Movement: Music Monday At Carpenter Hotel

Start the week with the intention to give yourself a moment to ground and move mindfully. Collette will guide you through a flowy Vinyasa practice from 6–7 p.m., cooling down with a guided meditation. The addition of a specially curated live DJ set by Cassie will leave you with all the feels. BYO mat, water, and towel. The class will be held outside in the Q-Hut. Social distancing will be maintained and masks are worn until on the mat. Open to all!

June 29th

An Evening With Chuck Robb

Join the LBJ Presidential Library for an evening with former U.S. Senator and Virginia Governor Charles “Chuck” Robb, speaking on his remarkable life as chronicled in his recent release In the Arena: A Memoir of Love, War, and Politics. Dr. Mark Lawrence, Director of the LBJ Library, will moderate the discussion. The program will premiere at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, June 29th. A link to view will be emailed to registrants earlier that day.

June 30th

Gossip Girl Trivia At Volstead

Head over to Volstead Lounge at 6:30 p.m. for their Gossip Girl Trivia Night! There will be drink specials and prizes for the winning team. Sign-up starts at 6:30 p.m. and the game starts at 7:30!

Pride In Local Music Livestream

The Austin and Nashville LGBT Chambers of Commerce are joining forces to bring you the second annual “Pride in Local Music,” a one-night-only livestream event celebrating the rainbow heartbeat of two great cities known for music. Five musicians/bands from each music-based city will perform in iconic local music venues. Local celebrities will make this an event like no other. Kicks off at 6 p.m.

Born and raised in Austin, Emily thrives off sunlight and a good happy hour. In her free time she enjoys finding hidden spots along the greenbelt and frequent trips to Austin Pets Alive! She graduated with a degree in PR and has spent the past four years as a social media manager and writer.