Things to do in Austin this weekend. When and where to do them. Brought to you by Thirsty Planet beers! Try Thirsty Goat, Spot On Pills or their brand new Fat Bat hazy IPA! Now available in cans!
Friday, May 20th
Rex Orange County | Germania Insurance Amphitheater | 8:30pm
Rex Orange County is heading to Germania Insurance Amphitheater and tickets are still available! GA on the lawn starts at $30.
PAWS Pet Adoption Event | Jester King Brewery | 2pm-6pm
Adopt a furry friend on National Dog Rescue Day! Non-profit and no-kill shelter PAWS Shelter will have some adorable pups at Jester King Brewery for you to fall in love with. They provide care to abandoned, abused, homeless animals and want to find them a forever home. Dog treats will also be available for sale at the event.
Night Golf | Butler Park Pitch & Putt | 6pm-9:30pm
Watch the sunset while you enjoy a night of golf at Butler Park Pitch & Putt. This is a shotgun-style 9-hole round that features glow-in-the-dark golf balls! It’s $20 per player and $4 per ball. Plus, you can get into the nighttime spirit and get glowing necklaces and bracelets for $1. All ages are welcome to play!
Saturday, May 21st
Photo: Austin Pets Alive!
Caturday Adoption Event | Domain Northside | 10am-3pm
Adoptable kittens and cats will be at the Domain Northside this weekend, courtesy of Austin Pets Alive! All pets are fully vetted, vaccinated, microchipped, and spayed or neutered. Did we mention that all adoption fees will be waived? Can’t get any better! The pets will be on site at the Domain Northside from 10am-3pm.
ART: LIVE! Concert, Art Market & Soirée | Distribution Hall | 6pm-10pm
Art, music, food, drinks… what more could you ask for on a Saturday night?! All ages are welcome to attend this free event that features an art market, DIY art activities, live music, food and drinks from local vendors, and so much more. It’s free, but you can also purchase this custom cup and VIP ticket to get unlimited beverages! Drink responsibly.
The Peterson Brothers w/ Latasha Lee | Antone’s | 7pm
Catch one of our favorite band’s The Peterson Brothers at Antone’s this weekend! Doors open at 7pm and the show begins at 8pm with JC Stringz and LaTasha Lee taking the stage at 8:45pm with The Peterson Brothers. General admission tickets start at $20.
Sunday, May 22nd
Austin FC vs. Orlando | Q2 Stadium | 7pm
Support AFC here at home! They’ll be taking on Orlando City on Sunday at 7pm. You can buy tickets now, or watch the game live on AustinFC.com or the Austin FC App.
Photo: Shutterstock/ Brent Hofacker
Crawfish Boil Sundays | Celis Brewery | 1pm-10pm
Who’s down to eat some crawfish this weekend? Celis Brewery will be bringing back their crawfish boil starting at 1pm until it’s gone. You and your buddies can get 3lbs of crawfish for $30, or you can grab a pound for $12. Sides will also be available for purchase! YUM.
A Midsummer Night’s Dream | Zilker Hillside Theater | 8pm
Make it a family or date night at Zilker Hillside Theater. Free Shakespeare in Zilker Park is back for the month of May! Catch A Midsummer Night’s Dream for free all month long every Thursday-Sunday at 8pm.