Every Monday

Grounded Yoga at Fareground

Start your week with a free 60-minute flow at Fareground led by Swift Fit Events’ instructors. Grounded Yoga starts at 6:30 p.m. in the courtyard of Fareground.

Every Tuesday

Tiki Tuesday at Zanzibar

Each Tuesday, one of Zanzibar’s talented bartenders will be shakin’ up a fresh specialty cocktail inspired by tropical flavors. Rotating monthly from sweet and fruity to spicy and bold, there will be something new to tiki your taste buds every Tuesday. This May’s featured cocktail is the Lime in the Coconut, made with rum, coconut liquor, orgeat, lime for $16.

Every Wednesday

Latin Dance Lessons last the Moody Amphitheater 

Every Wednesday head over to the Moody Amphitheater to learn the structure, etiquette and culture of a unique variety of Latin dance classes such as Tango, Samba and Salsa Aerobics, led by Esquina Tango. Class starts at 6:30 p.m.

Every Thursday

Peckerheads Comedy Show

Peckerheads 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 Peckerheads Comedy Show is a variety show that ALWAYS consists of the top young rising comics of Austin AND currently touring here for the weekend.

May 1st

A Chance To Rock Fundraiser 

New Austin-based nonprofit initiative “A Chance to Rock” is excited to announce their second fundraising event of the year taking place on Monday, May 1st upstairs at Antone’s Nightclub featuring a never-before-seen, collaborative performance from Kathy Valentine (The Go-Go’s, Rock n Roll Hall of Fame) and indie rock phenom Zach Person who will be playing together on stage for the very first time, and who are also both local ambassadors for the nonprofit. The event will also feature guest speakers sharing how “A Chance to Rock” has impacted their lives. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the event starts at 7 p.m.

May 2nd

Cold Brew Comedy 

Cold Brew Comedy is a stand up comedy show with a line up of some of the best comedians in Austin, TX, hosted at one of the city’s most loved downtown venues. Located inside the first floor of Native Hostel, there will be a full liquor and coffee bar. Tickets for our seventh show of 2023 are just $5 online, $10 at the door. Seating is limited so get your tickets now!

May 3rd

Straight Up With Stassi Live

Fill up your Aperol spritzes! Stassi Schroeder Clark is back on the road with Straight Up With Stassi LIVE – The Mommy Dearest Tour! Stassi may be pregnant, but she can still rally and she’s ready to finally be reunited with her Khaleesis. Think: the first IRL happy hour with your bestie after way too long – aka all the laughs, exclusive gossip, and a glass (or five) of wine.

May 4th

Mitzvah! Live Stand-Up Comedy

Mitzvah is Austin’s first comedy show with an all-Jewish lineup. Held at the historic, intimate Pershing Hall and guaranteed to be a better time than Seinfeld. This show is open for Jews and Gentiles alike so come watch the funniest religion at their craft!

May 5th

Journal ATX: Full Moon and Journal

What’s better than writing your thoughts to paper and then taking a plunge with old and new friends to welcome in the new summer season? Journal ATX is hosting their second Full Moon Swim and Journal. Journal ATX is a local group here in Austin Texas founded on the premise of making close friends while engaging in fun activities. This event will be free for all attendees! The only entry requirement is the $5 fee to enter Barton Springs Pool.

May 6th

3rd Annual Dachshund Dash and Kentucky Derby Watch Party

On your marks, get set, GO! To the cutest 30 second race you’ll ever see down at The Jackalope South Shore’s Third Annual Dachshund Dash and Kentucky Derby Watch Party. We’ll have frozen mint juleps, $1 coneys, a Best Derby Hat contest for the humans, and of course the much anticipated dachshund race where one lucky pup will be awarded Best Weiner!

May 7th

Cheers To 10 Years: Austin Eastcider’s Anniversary Party 

Austin Eastciders is celebrating a decade and they’re doing it in a big way. Come join them at The Collaboratory on Sunday, May 7th at noon for their biggest celebration of the year!
– Live Music
– Crawfish Boil
– Limited Edition Merch
– Exclusive Tap Room Draft Pours
– Vendors and more

May 8th

Silent Book Club Austin

Welcome to Silent Book Club, an introvert happy hour! Everyone reads their own book, at their own pace. There are no assigned readings, no discussion questions to prepare for- just a comfortable place to relax among other book lovers for the night. We will however share what we’re reading and welcome you to do the same.

May 9th

Rooftop Yoga and Cosmic Nap

Join Cynthia Aguillón Bernard, Founder and CEO of ATX Yoga Girl LLC on the beautiful rooftop of Colton House Hotel. Unwind from your day, watch the sunset and connect within during our evening yoga flow followed by a Soundbath Journey. This #cosmicnap will connect you closer to the cosmos through frequency and vibration from Crystal Alchemy bowls, Quartz bowls and Earth element chimes. Let’s activate your energy center for release, healing and flow. Bring your own mat and water bottle.

May 10th

Pouring With Heart ATX Spirit Society Presents: Beam Suntory

Rashid Barrett, THE original Spirit Guide for Pouring With Heart ATX, is coming back as a featured host with Beam Suntory! Not only has he helped build the Spirit Society in Austin, he is also a Protector of Peat Ambassador through Beam Suntory. Come out to taste the lineup on Wednesday, May 10th that Rashid has curated for the evening. He will be sharing Beam Suntory’s peated whisky portfolio featuring Connemara Irish Whisky, Bowmore, Hakushu, Laphroaig and Suntory AO world whisky. Kicking off with a welcome punch around 6 p.m., with the tasting starting at 6:30 p.m.

May 11th

2023 CultureMap Austin Tastemaker Awards 

The CultureMap Tastemaker Awards is their annual celebration of Austin’s top restaurant and bar talent, as selected by their peers. Their mission is to shine a spotlight on the people making the local restaurant scene special and honor their innovation, energy, and creativity. Join them May 11th at Fair Market for their signature tasting event and awards ceremony. They’ll celebrate all of the nominees and unveil the winners, and you’ll sample bites and sip specialty drinks along the way.

May 12th

Sober & Funky Free Trivia Night

Head over to Sans Bar on Friday night (918 Congress Ave.) for a free trivia night put on by Sober & Funky. Sober & Funky is an events page committed to providing community, fun and new experiences to people that refrain from alcohol.

May 13th

Blanton Museum’s New Grounds Grand Opening 

Enjoy live music and remarks by community leaders on the Blanton’s new Moody Patio, an art experience designed by the Haas Brothers, plus explore the new art, architecture, and gardens throughout the grounds. Tasty options from local vendors including Flyrite Chicken, Mama A’s, and Tamale Addiction will be available for purchase between 2-8 p.m. Satisfy your sweet tooth with a Blanton signature flavor from Amy’s Ice Creams. Drinks will also be available for purchase from Haymaker.

May 14th

Mother’s Day Market

Meanwhile Brewing is hosting a curated market for Mother’s Day featuring local vendors and artisans! Shop a variety of jewelry makers, vintage sellers, plants, and candle makers. Golden Soul Salon is even offering a styling bar for mom. They’ll have coffee and beer in their taproom, and their food trucks will be serving breakfast and lunch.

May 15th


As The Chicks once said “Some Days You Gotta Dance” so come join Get It Gals for their next Mueller MUZINGO at Rebel Cheese. What is MUZINGO? It’s like Name That Tune meets BINGO meets a full on dance party at your group’s table. 45 second clips of songs will play. Cross the songs off on your card as you hear them being played. Be the first to hit 5 in a row in any direction and you win free stuff!

May 16th

Good Pollution

Hosted by Clara Jubilee & Perpetual Oyster, GOOD POLLUTION is “weird comedy” for trash people. Every show is a carefully curated display of absurdity, comprised of some of the funniest queers & weirdos in Austin, for some of the trashiest people in the world. With acts ranging from sketch, to short films, performance art, stand-up, and more, you never know who or what might show up at GOOD POLLUTION!

May 17th

Basics: Seafood

Gather in Central Market’s Cooking School for Basics: Seafood. Take a quick tour of their Seafood Market; pick up tips on selecting fresh fish and shellfish from the experts; and back to the Cooking School, where you’ll practice basic cooking techniques that will make the most of the catch of the day. Are you 21 & over? You’ll enjoy a glass of wine paired with the seafood. Hands on. For ages 13 & up. Attendees 13 – 17 must be accompanied by an adult. Each attendee must purchase a ticket.

May 18th

Literati Warehouse Sale

Hey, bookworms! Literati is hosting a Spring Warehouse Sale this May with books up to 70% off! Everyone is welcome, and they’ll have books available for kids, teachers, and avid readers of all ages. Come visit them to restock your classroom or home library, find gifts for friends and family, and explore the place where we create Literati magic!

May 19th

Sound Therapy New Moon Meditation

Certified Vibrational Sound Practitioner Stacey Freeman assists leadership and sales professionals to relax, regulate mood, release blockages, improve concentration and focus and so much more. Empower yourself to show up better for yourself, your teams & families! In this workshop, discover the many beneficial uses for the ancient practice of sound for healing. During this event, you will explore some of the history, check out some of the astounding current research and then have a guided sound meditation with bronze Tibetan and crystal quartz bowls. Get your mat or blanket, get comfy & prepare yourself for a relaxing and meditative experience – the new moon is a symbolic blank slate to set new intentions.

May 20th

TLC’s 1st Annual Blue Crab Boil

Join TLC for their 1st annual Blue Crab Boil! They’re partying with a crab boil from noon to 6 p.m. on Saturday, May 20th. $26 for plates of Blue Crab + all the fixins. Plus enjoy $5 frosé, half of bottles of champagne all day, and live music by Sofia + Jude! Order 10 pound boil buckets of Blue Crab for groups with preferred table reservations online at tlcaustin.com

Impractical Jokers – The Drive Drive Drive Drive Drive Tour

Impractical Jokers are bringing the The Drive Drive Drive Drive Drive Tour to Moody Center on Saturday, May 20 2023.

May 21st

The Austin Flea at Radio Coffee & Beer

Grab your coffee (or beer) and shop local at the Austin Flea from some of Austin’s best makers, crafter and foragers. There’s always something for everyone at the Flea including: original artwork, jewelry, vintage finds, CBD/hemp products, bath/body products, textiles, ceramics and homewares, plants & more!

May 22nd

The Psychology of Serial Killers

Have you ever wondered what makes a serial killer a serial killer? Most serial killers live out in society among their neighbors, undetected for many years, before they are finally caught. World expert in criminology, Dr. Scott Bonn, gives us a masterclass into why we, the general public, are so fascinated with serial killers and their horrific crimes. He will share with us all his knowledge on this very dark subject, and will answer questions like: Who are these monsters and why do they do what they do? What are the common traits that they share? Why do people fall in love with them? What is their motivation to kill and kill again? Audiences can expect to learn what motivates these monster criminals, hear chilling insights into these deviant minds, and the truth behind the headlines. Get tickets here.

May 23rd

Horror Movie Trivia

All work and no play make Jack a dull boy so Get it Gals is celebrating the anniversary of the release of The Shining with Horror Movie Trivia at Waterloo Icehouse in South Austin. Shake off that sense of isolation and join the, on May 23rd for five rounds on your favorite Slashers, Thrillers, and more. Registration for trivia opens at 6 p.m., happy hour lasts till 7 p.m., and the quiz runs from 7-9 p.m.

May 24th

Morgan Wallen at The Moody Center 

Thought You Should Know Morgan Wallen is heading out on the One Night At A Time World Tour with special guests Ernest & Bailey Zimmerman! Coming to Moody Center on May 24, 2023.

May 25th

Hot Luck Fest – Hi, How Are You?

Welcome to Hot Luck ‘23, and for a lot of you — welcome to Austin. Join them for this East Side backyard industry get-together featuring some of Aaron’s favorites. Besides the staples from Franklin Barbecue, you’ll enjoy bites by Mashama Bailey, Ashley Christensen, Dana Cree, Jeremy Sewall, along with Texans Misti Norris, Fermín Núñez, Tracy Malechek-Ezekiel & Arjav Ezekiel, Evan LeRoy, Todd Duplechan, Damien Brockway, Erin Smith & Patrick Feges, and Kristine Kittrell at this a one-of-a-kind block party.

May 26th

Hot Luck Fest – Big Top

Hot Luck Fest is excited to announce their brand new event, an ode to the carnivals and fairs we all love, and of course, the food we crave. Join them under the Big Top at Fair Market, a beautiful and iconic venue in East Austin. It’s a night of fun and games, complete with bites from Chris Bianco, Amanda Shulman, Sarah Grueneberg, Marc-Olivier Frappier, Paolo Velez, Stuart Brioza, Mason Hereford, Gabe Rucker, Marc Vetri, Becky Masson, and a whole slew of Austin’s finest.

May 27th

Big Laugh Comedy Presents: Roast Battle

Roast Battle’s head-to-head matchup style is known as “Fight Club for Comedians…” You might even recognize it from the Comedy Central show also called Roast Battle. It’s coming to Austin! Watch a battle of humor and wits play out in front of your very eyes, as comics battle it out in front of a panel of celebrity judges. This show also comes with a “Warning Label”: The Infamous Roast Battle is NOT for the faint of heart.

May 28th

Austin Soul Food Fest

Come enjoy food from over 30 different food vendors from Dallas, Houston, Austin, and other surrounding cities. The Austin Soul Food Fest will be a mix of foods including pork chops, oxtails, candied yams, greens, fried chicken, fish, barbecue, funnel cake, turkey legs, tacos, vegan & keto optional available. There will be several other small business vendors including clothing, Accessories, jewelry, bath & body, men’s wear, health, and so much more.

May 30th

Cold Brew Comedy 

Cold Brew Comedy is a stand up comedy show with a line up of some of the best comedians in Austin, TX, hosted at one of the city’s most loved downtown venues. Located inside the first floor of Native Hostel, there will be a full liquor and coffee bar. Tickets for our seventh show of 2023 are just $5 online, $10 at the door. Seating is limited so get your tickets now!

May 31st

Special Event: Jeff Dye

Jeff Dye is a nationally touring comedian, actor, host, prankster, and Bigfoot enthusiast. Dye has performed on “The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon,” finished 3rd on “Last Comic Standing,” and has had his own “Comedy Central Presents” special. He’s performing at Cap City Comedy on May 31st. Get tickets here.

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.