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Austin City Limits Radio Weekend Guide: February 22 - 24, 2019
Celebrate the last weekend of February with a night out on the town! No matter what mood you're feeling this weekend, we've got a plan for you, presented by Shiner. And if you're in need of a chill afternoon with some good friends and family, you can head over to Top Golf on Saturday from 12-3PM and Kent Blacks BBQ from 4-7PM to catch a glimpse of the Shiner Gas Monkey Truck!
Photo Credit: Visit San Antonio
San Antonio Comes to Austin to Showcase Family Fun, Art, Music, and More | Barton Creek Square | Saturday 11AM- 6PM & Sunday 12PM-5PM
Family friendly, live music and the outdoors... what more could you ask for? Head over to Barton Creek Square Saturday AND Sunday to enjoy some live entertainment from our neighbors in San Antonio! From artists, to dancers, musicians, and popular attractions, you'll be able to get a closer look at the city's artistic culture with the entire family. There will definitely be some fun activities for the kiddos, including cookie decorating, tissue paper flower making, giveaways, and more!
Friday, February 22nd
Photo Credit: Princess Power! Art Show
Princess Power! Art Show | Guzu Gallery | 7PM-10PM
Have a favorite pop culture princess? Are you also in need of some new artwork to hang up? Head over to Guzu Gallery and check out the work from a variety of talented artists. Whether it’s a limited edition Mulan portrait or an original print of Princess Leia, you’ll surely find that perfect piece here!
Hollywood Highball | The Highball Austin | 7PM-9:30 PM
If you’re in the mood to let loose this weekend, look no further! Come out to The Highball Austin for a lively night of swing dancing with a nostalgic Hollywood twist. All levels of experience are welcome and there’s even free lessons, so don’t miss out!
Spectacular Nightfall | Pinot’s Palette North Austin | 8PM-10PM
Here’s a chance to explore your creative side, listen to good music and enjoy a drink with friends all in one sitting! Reserve your spot at Pinot’s Palette North Austin and take home your own handmade painting to show off (or hide away).
Saturday, February 23rd
2019 Get Your Rear in Gear 5K | Camp Mabry | 8AM
Still sticking to your New Year’s Resolution of staying in shape? Well, here’s good news! Austin Runners Club and Camp Mabry are hosting a 5K run and walk on Saturday morning. Compete against other racers for awards or just go walking for a bit of exercise, it’s up to you! All ages are welcome to participate.
Little Kahunas Doga (Dogs + Yoga) | Little Kahunas Pet Resort | 11AM-12PM
Dogs and yoga. Both are great on their own, so putting the two together is going to make for a one-of-the-kind experience! Make sure to bring your yoga mat and your pup (up to 30lbs) to Little Kahunas Pet Resort for this 45-minute "Doga" experience. Don’t forget to reserve your spot!
Cirque Du Soleil: Corteo | HEB Center at Cedar Park | 7:30 PM
Do you want a break from spending your Saturday nights downtown? Well here’s an event that doesn’t come around too often. The latest Cirque Du Soleil installment is going to be held right here in Austin! So, if you have a flair for theatrics and acrobatics or you simply want to try something new, be sure to purchase your tickets!
Photo Credit: Water Lantern Festival
Water Lantern Festival | Mueller Lake Park | 4PM-9:30PM
Looking for a special place to spend your Saturday evening? Make your way to the Water Lantern Festival for an experience straight out of a storybook! Watch the sun set over Mueller Lake Park while over 1000 floating lanterns light up across the water. Whether you come by yourself, with a loved one, or with a group of friends - you’re sure to have a memorable time.
Sunday, February 24th
Photo Credit: Caroline + Upstairs at Caroline and Austin Humane Society
Pup Meetup with Austin Humane Society | Caroline + Upstairs at Caroline | 12PM-4PM
Dogs love to have a good time too, so make sure to treat your pup to this Sunday! Upstairs at Caroline has partnered with the Austin Humane Society for a Pup Meetup party this Sunday afternoon. Pet-friendly menus and doggie bags will be provided, not to mention the 25% discount you’ll receive off your tab if your four-legged friend tags along. Plus, a portion of the proceeds will go to Austin Humane Society.
Texas Farmers’ Market at Mueller | The Browning Hangar at Mueller | 10AM-2PM
Planning on going grocery shopping this weekend? Stop by the Texas Farmers’ Market at Mueller and pick up some fresh produce! Grab a bite to eat while you’re at it. What better way to spend your Sunday morning than to shop around and enjoy some artisan food?
Oscars Watch Party at Black Sheep Lodge | Black Sheep Lodge | 5PM-12AM
Were you planning on watching the Oscars this Sunday? Then be sure to stop by the Black Sheep Lodge on S. Lamar for the watch party! There will be live trivia, swag bags and a best dressed contest, so make sure to look the part!