What's Happening in Austin This Weekend

Looking for something to do this weekend? 

Here's a list of the top concerts and events happening in Austin. For more things to see and do, see our daily listings of local events, and bookmark our Top Picks for Austin

Friday, September 21, 2018

Beto vs. Cruz Debate Watch Parties @ Various Locations

2018 Wizard World Austin @ Austin Convention Center

RiRi Day Rihanna Tribute @ Craftsman 

Rock the Park ft. Mobley & Groundwork Music Orchestra @ Mueller Lake Park & Amphitheatre 

Early: A Dance Party at Dusk w/ DJ Mel @ Historic Scoot Inn 

Shinyribs @ Paramount and Stateside Theatres 

Tim Allen @ Bass Concert Hall 

Johnny Taylor with Jered McCorkle (two shows) @ The Velveeta Room 

Peligrosa Mexican Independence Day w/ El Disque and Royal Highness @ The North Door 

Hypochondriac Tour: The Frights w/ HUNNY, Hot Flash Heat Wave @ Barracuda 

Damn Fine Music Fest: A Celebration of Twin Peaks w/ members of Holy Wave, Knife in the Water, Shivery Shakes & More @ Cheer Up Charlies

Droeloe w/ Fytch @ Vulcan Gas Company 

Kool Aid & Frozen Pizza - A Tribute To Mac Miller @ Empire Control Room & Garage 

Violent Fem @ Swan Dive 

Silent Disco Party @ The Belmont

Saturday, September 22, 2018

38th Annual Fall Pecan Street Festival w/ Magna Carda, Superfonicos, Night Glitter, Nakia and the Blues Grifters & More @ Downtown Austin

Real Ale Oktoberfest @ Real Ale Brewing Company 

Defending Your Life @ Alamo Drafthouse at the Ritz 

Emo Nite @ Vulcan Gas Company

Texas Football vs. TCU @ Darrell K Royal - Texas Memorial Stadium 

Napoleon Dynamite Movie Party @ Alamo Drafthouse at the Ritz 

Austin Pets Alive! No Kill Anniversary Party @ Palm Door on Sixth 

The Jesus Lizard w/ Suckling @ ACL Live at the Moody Theater

Bullet For My Valentine w/ We Came As Romans, Bad Omens @ Emo's 

Future Islands w/ Ed Schrader’s Music Beat @ Stubb's 

Mad Party: A Skit Comedy in Drag Show @ Hive MIND Hair Co.

Andrew W.K. w/ Light Horse Harry @ Mohawk Austin 

Frankie Cosmos w/ Lomelda, Stef Chura @ Barracuda

888 w/ Scenery @ Barracuda 

You Beto Work: An Event Mobilizing the LGBTQ Community for Beto @ Cheer Up Charlies

Sunday, September 23, 2018

21st Annual Austin Museum Day @ Austin, TX 

Rollin’ on the River: A Kayaking Event @ Texas Rowing Center

10th Annual Reckless Kelly Celebrity Softball Jam @ Dell Diamond

In Brunch We Trust: Death Becomes Her (Two Screenings) @ Alamo Drafthouse at the Ritz

Deep Eddy Distillery Tour @ Deep Eddy Vodka Distillery 

Oodles Of Noodles Cookoff @ Wright Bros. Brew & Brew 

Community Art Sunday: Museum Day @ Center for Creative Action

Tacos of Texas #DocuSeries Launch Party @ Independence Brewing Company 

An Evening with Yo La Tengo @ Mohawk Austin 

Live Poker: Sunday Funday Freeroll @ Shuffle 512: South Austin Poker Room 

Saturday Night Live Trivia @ Stay Gold 

SuicideGirls: Blackheart Burlesque @ Emo's

Tigers Jaw w/ The Sidekicks, The Cave People @ Barracuda 

 Spaceballs Quote-Along @ Alamo Drafthouse Village 

Scream Hollow Wicked Halloween Park @ Scream Hollow 

The Bright Light Social Hour w/ Moving Panoramas, Palo Duro @ Cheer Up Charlies 

Fall Out Boy MANIA Tour w/ Machine Gun Kelly & nothing, nowhere @ Frank Erwin Center

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