Your monthly day-by-day guide of all the best things happening in Austin.
Grounded Yoga at Fareground
Join Swift Fit Events every Monday for their free Grounded Yoga class at Fareground starting at 6 p.m. Enjoy a 60-minute flow led by some of the best instructors in Austin. Mats will be provided.
Texas Two Step Dance Lessons
Come and join Megan and Wyatt of Hill Country Two Step for their Tuesday night dance lesson at the iconic Little Longhorn Saloon. Locals and tourists alike have come to see these two step lessons as the best in Austin.
Republic Square Park Fitness
Head to Republic Square Park every Wednesday at 6 p.m. for a free fitness class! This mostly bodyweight class is an hour long, and is open to all skill levels.
Austin EastCiders Comedy
Austin EastCiders Comedy show is the best weekly comedy show in ATX. Great drink specials with the show ending just when Austins night life begins. A stand-up comedy show featuring comics you’ve heard of on FLAGRANT, Joe Rogan Experience, Comedy Central, and Netflix. The Cider Comedy show is a variety show that ALWAYS consists of the top young rising comics of Austin AND currently touring here for the weekend.
Queer Black Collective Social
Come out and mix and mingle with queer black folks in the ATX area at Kung Fu on W. 6th. This event is open to all black folks in the LGBTQIA+ community!
International Women’s Day – An Evening of Wellness
Join local, women-owned, small businesses Crisp & Crude and Funk It Wellness, and celebrated Austin-based wellness instructors, Cynthia Bernard (aka ATXYogaGirl), Kate Waitzkin, and Meg Sylvester for an evening to nourish your mind, body, and spirit. The evening will begin with an inspiring, all-levels mindful yoga flow with Kate Waitzkin, followed by breathwork and a guided meditation by Meg Sylvester, both set to the sounds of LouLou of Thievery Corporation and Night Glitter. To close out the evening, Cynthia Bernard will guide you on a deepening journey with a Cosmic Nap Sound Bath. Gather after practice for Crisp & Crude Mocktails and yummy lite-bites by Funk It Wellness.
Wine For The People – Dandy Release Party
Rae Wilson’s Dandy Rosé infamous, often sold-out Dandy Release party is back and bigger than ever! On Thursday, March 9th, Wine For the People will kick off a House of Dandy weekend starting with a patio party at the West 38th St. Tasting Room. Purchase a ticket and enjoy two glasses of the fresh Dandy Rosé, a selection of traditional Provençal-style cuisine, and a commemorative glass!
SXSW is coming in hot! If you find yourself dreading the parties, crowds, and traffic, we’ve put together a list of ways to avoid the South By shenanigans that will be ensuing in Austin starting March 10th – 19th.
Austin Flea at Zilker Brewing
Join the Austin Flea for the best people watching, beer drinking and local shopping at this Zilker Bewery for a SX Flea – right in the heart of all the action! The Austin Flea features all local vendors of handmade and vintage goods. There’s always something for everyone at the Flea including: jewelry, bath/body products, textiles, vintage finds, CBD/hemp goods & so much more!
Sound Wine Fest
Put on by Midnight in the Garden, Sound Wine Fest is a wine tasting with a soundtrack Out Lounge. Enjoy performances from five different acts all with specially curated wine pairings to go along with the show. There will also be a vintage market going on and a disco dance after party to end the night
House of Goodness by Avocados From Mexico®
Head over to the Avocados From Mexico House of Goodness for the latest and greatest in avocado immersive experiences. Try good food like guac and tacos and spark food for thought at the the Future of Food Summit. Enjoy the good vibes and good times with music from emerging musical artists, patio games, and even a robot fortune teller.
Lafayette Live! Crawfish Boil And Zydeco Dance Party
Head to C-Boys for a free crawfish boil, live music, and dance party. Entry is free and RSVPing gets you a free drink!
Jam In The Van Experience
Jam in the Van is back in ATX at The Armadillo Den for a jam packed week of the world’s headiest musicians and comics! Come on by from March 15th-19th to enjoy a festival-like setup of live JITV sessions, live music performances, and live comedy.
Tacodeli x Vital Farms Migas Meetup
Flap your wings with Vital Farms and Tacodeli at their Migas Meetup at Tacodeli’s Congress location from 9:00 – 11:00 am for a free Migas breakfast taco while supplies last. Vital Farms will be onsite handing out bullsh*t-free merch, including egg hats and free egg carton vouchers to all the music goers. Come recoup and enjoy some tacos on us because, heck, you deserve it!
The 2023 Bubble Studio Showcase
Head to Guero’s from 2-9 p.m. for the Bubble Studio Showcase. Enjoy a day filled with twelve performances all for free!
Socially Inept: Tech Roast Show
Corporate techlords rule the world like a bored kid around in SimCity 2000. And you work for them, because the snacks are free. We get it, we used to be just like you – did the cringy bidding of the same data-driven demigods – our wills waning, souls wasting, waiting silently for our stocks to vest. Then we quit. Formed a fearless band of renegade tech comedians. Now we roam from town to town, roasting whimpering techies like you in front of live crowds. We have sold out shows in Seattle, Silicon Valley, SF, NY, and now for the second time since 2019 – we are back in Austin TX. Get tickets here.
Hoodoo Crawfish Boil at Spare Birdie
Spare Birdie teamed up with Hoodoo Crawfish to put on a South By Spare Birdie Crawfish Boil. Tickets are $22 in advance for a 2/lb plate or $24 at the door.
Spring Recovery Party at Parlay House
Post SXSW blues? Parlay House is here to help you out with their Spring Recovery Party. Enjoy an afternoon filled with massages, IVs, tattoos, drink & gift giveaways, live DJs, & more.
French Cheeses Paired With French Wine
Join Central Market for a guided tasting of three French cheeses paired with three complementary French wines. You’ll discover what a difference the milk makes, a little about how both the cheeses and the wines are created, and pick up tips on pairing cheese with wine.
Just Desserts Stand Up Comedy
Just Desserts features a secret lineup of comedians at the beautifully-intimate East Austin Comedy Club. Discover the city’s newest comedy hub. The space is like no other, featuring red-velvet curtains, groovy decor, and a selection of Pinot Grigio and Cabernet from their open wine bar.
Pepper: Twenty Years Of Kona Town
Although Pepper’s members are originally from Kona, Hawaii, the trio doesn’t play traditional Hawaiian music. Rather, Pepper’s music is a melodic and accessible blend of alternative pop/rock, punk, and reggae. Catch them at The Scoot Inn at 6 p.m.
Druski: Coulda, Woulda, Shoulda Tour
Drew Dawit Desbordes, known online under the name Druski or Druski2funny, is an American internet personality. He is known for collaborating with various rappers in their music videos, like Jack Harlow, Drake, and others through various sketches. Catch him at ACL Live at 8 p.m.
Let’s Spring into 2023 hearts first! Velvet Love & Life Company is inviting you come out to their first singles event this year. Dress to impress, be grown and sexy and be ready to catch some speakeasy vibes! Signature cocktails and a full bar menu will be available for purchase. During the mixer, there will be zodiac based ice breakers, so be ready to ask “What’s your sign?”, you might find the love of you life. Name tags will be provided at check in.
Sazon Latin Food Festival
The Sazon Latin Food Festival is back and it’s going to be a great time. This free event will have more than 20 different Latin food vendors, so you can taste all the best flavors from the Caribbean, Central and South America. There will also be great music and drinks, so make sure you bring your friends and family for a day of fun.
I Love The 2000s Trivia
Get It Gals Trivia is making its way to Rebel Cheese to host I Love The 2000s trivia! It’s free to play and open to all ages. This event is dog-friendly.
Pizza & Beer
Central Market is hosting a Pizza & Beer class! Invest a little time in upping your pizza game. You’ll make an all-purpose dough; create a sauce as easy as 1-2-3; and then produce several styles of pizza that will wow your family and friends. For ages 21 & up. The pizzas will be paired with seasonal beers.
Pop-Up Karaoke: Taylor Swift Edition
Napoleon Dynamite Live!
The beloved indie classic “Napoleon Dynamite” was made almost almost 20 years ago. Since then much has changed; but the characters, as enduring as they are endearing, stay in our hearts. Appealing to the inner-teenager in each of us, the story, and more importantly the dialogue, makes “Napoleon Dynamite” one of the most quoted movies of our time. Napoleon Dynamite makes us laugh – and laugh hard – over and over again. This unique evening includes a full screening of “Napoleon Dynamite” followed by a lively, freewheeling, moderated discussion with fan-favorite cast members.
Silent Disco Party At The Belmont
With swanky interiors, skyline views, an ivy covered courtyard and three full service bars, The Belmont, located in the heart of downtown Austin is the perfect spot for a Quiet Clubbing Silent Disco. Tune into three live DJs spinning 3 different genres of music on stage all night and never leave the dance floor.