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Austin City Limits Radio Weekend Guide: January 11 - 13, 2019
The weekend is here we’ve got plans for you! We've got a few suggestions for you below on what to do around Austin this weekend, presented by Shiner. And if you’re over 21 and in the mood for something tasty, Shiner will be releasing their s’mores style beer on draft at Bangers and Shiner’s Saloon. You’ll be able to chill your own glass and keep it, too! Plus, more Shiner swag will be up for grabs.
FRIDAY JAN. 11
Photo credit: Pura Austin
Pura Austin Salsa and Bachata Social | Austin Inspired Movement | 9:30 pm - 2 am
Grab your dancing shoes! You and your dance party can head on over to Austin Inspired Movement for a Salsa and Bachata night. Enjoy a night of social dancing and uplifting music! You’ll even have the option to take a dance lesson if you need some pointers.
Evenings Out Tex-Trivia| Bullock Texas State History Museum | 6pm
Friday night means game time! Test your knowledge on the Lone Star State with some trivia questions. Don’t know too much about Texas history? Well, even better. You’ll be quizzed on Texas music, movies and more fun subjects! And what’s a good game night without some snacks… complimentary food and drinks will be provided.
DIY Floral Arrangements| Craft | 6:30 pm - 8 pm
Like flowers but don’t like spending so much money on them? You’re in luck! This DIY floral arrangements class will teach you how to create your own bouquets. You’ll even get a lesson on color theory and plant care. This five-step process course will be a great introduction to becoming an expert at DIY floral design. You can pick your flowers, pick your vase, and then take your masterpiece bouquet home.
SATURDAY JAN. 12
90s Rewind Party| The Highball Austin | 10 pm - 1 am
Take it back to the ‘90s this Saturday night. Highball is hosting a 90s Rock Party Band. You can dance the night away to some nostalgic tunes like Foo Fighters, Green Day, Cake and so many more classic hits. There will also be live music from The Good Life: Weezer Tribute Band! So of course… some Weezer jams will be included, too.
Watercolor Screen Painting| Broad Studios | 1 pm - 4 pm
Art lovers can make their way to this watercolor screen painting workshop. Instead of creating images with printmaking ink, watercolor palettes will be used in the process! You can even bring items to work on like tote bags or t-shirts. Doesn’t matter if you’re new or experienced, you’ll definitely have a great time printing your very own designs.
Free Yoga Week| Austin Yoga Tree | 8 am & 9 pm
Need a bit of a push to try something new this year? Try taking a free yoga course. They offer a variety of classes and meditation… and you don’t have to be a pro! Beginner courses are also available, so you’ll be able to start this new journey at your own pace.
SUNDAY JAN. 13
Wood Burning Workshop | Crafts and Drafts Austin | 12:30 pm - 3 pm
Become a pro at wood burning! This workshop will teach you all the latest wood burning techniques. Tickets for the instructive course are on sale for $45. You’ll have the option to pick different items to work on like a beer bottle opener, a jewelry box, a clock, and more!
New Year’s Goal Brunch Sunday| Pregame | 11 am - 1 pm
You can never go wrong with brunch on Sunday. Start off the morning with your favorite people and enjoy some good company, food, and drinks. And with Goal Brunch, you might even make some new friends! This event will inspire you to connect with others and yourself, all while making personal goals to accomplish this new year.
Strings in the Woods Hike to an Acoustic Concert in Nature| Strings in the Woods | 1 pm - 2:30 pm
Connect with nature while you listen to some tunes. You’ll be taking a private guided walk on a private greenbelt, and learn some cool things about its history and the scenery surrounding you! Throughout the route, you’ll be able to enjoy some acoustic performances. For those who want to stay after the 30-minute walk, the group will be heading to a pub to share their experience!