Austin City Limits Radio wants you to have the best holiday weekend, so we found a few things that could help! Check out some of the best events happening this weekend below.
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Friday, November 29th
Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory | Blue Starlite Drive In | 7:30PM-9:10PM
Take it easy this Friday. You’re probably super stuffed from Thanksgiving so relax and watch a movie with the family at the Blue Starlite Drive-In! They’ll be showing Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory at 7:30PM. Buy tickets now.
Black Friday at The Domain Live Music & Light Show | The Domain | 8AM
Make Black Friday fun with live music. If you’re heading over to The Domain for some shopping, you should definitely make your way to North Italia and the lawn by iPic Theaters for a break from the chaos. There will be hourly light shows as well near Dick’s Sporting Goods and Dillard’s.
Black Friday International Food Truck Festival | Barton Creek Square Mall | 6PM
Yeah, we know you’re full. But it’s the holiday break so why not treat yourself to tasty food all weekend long? You can find food from all over the world at The Black Friday International Food Truck Festival! It’s family friendly so bring everyone out for a good time.
Saturday, November 30th
Chuy’s Children Giving To Children Parade | Texas State Capitol | 11AM-12PM
We want you to help us make lots of smiles happen this holiday season. ACL Radio is proud to support the Chuy’s Children Giving to Children parade! Join us in downtown Austin at 11am. Bring new unwrapped toys to the parade to donate. All toys will be delivered to a child in need by Operation Blue Santa.
Elf Movie Party | Alamo Drafthouse at the Ritz | 12:15PM
Elf Movie Party at the Alamo Drafthouse… what else do you need to get into the holiday spirit? There will be games, props and singalongs!
A Christmas Carol | Zach Theatre | 7:30PM
If you have family coming into town, you can celebrate the holiday season with A Christmas Carol. Filled with new music and surprises, the rocking holiday tradition will definitely lift your spirits! Check out the dates and times available.
Sunday, December 1st
53rd Zilker Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony | Zilker Park | 5:30PM
Light up your Sunday night at Austin’s annual Zilker Holiday Tree Lighting. Starting off its 53rd year on the first day of December, the traditional event is something you don’t want to miss out on. The largest man-made holiday tree will stand 155 feet tall and will include over 3,000 lights! Don’t forget, it’s completely free to attend.
Austin Startup Holiday Market | Native Hostel Austin | 12PM-5PM
Support local startups in style by getting your shopping on at the Austin Startup Holiday Market. There will be more than 20 local startups selling apparel, accessories, home goods, desserts, and so much more.
Beer and Big Dogs: Sunday Edition | Austin Pets Alive! | 3PM-4:30PM
Get a closer look at how big dogs are trained at Austin Pets Alive! You’ll have the opportunity to see these doggos showcase their skills, plus have the chance to help with some hands-on training. These dogs have learned these tricks and methods through individual training programs, so you’ll be learning from some of the best. Beer will provided for 21+. This event is for humans only, so leave your furry friends home.