In The Know.
October 22 - 28
Recognized as one of the top film festivals in the country, the Austin Film Festival shines the spotlight on both top-billed films and indies alike. Featuring round-table discussions, live podcast events, short films, screenplay sessions & much more.
Festival runs from Oct. 25 to Nov. 1. Find more info at austinfilmfestival.com
Hosted by the Mexic-Arte Museum, Viva La Vida is Austin’s largest and longest-running Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) festival, and one of the few in the country with a parade.The festival features a Grand Procession, hands-on art activities and artist demos, and a celebration with traditional foods, local artist and retail booths, a low-rider exhibition, live music and performances throughout the day.
For more information, check out the Mexic-Arte webpage.
Live Music Capital!
Shout out to my music people! There are a ton of awesome shows this week here in the Red River District!
October 24th- A Perfect Circle: Location: Austin360 Amphitheater. Price: $39.50- $125
October 25th-Ghostland Observatory: Location: Stubb’s. Price: $40- $140
October 26th- White Denim: Location: Mohawk. Price: $18- $22
October 27th- Wizard of Oz showing w/ Austin Symphony Orchestra: Location: Long Center. Price: $19- $100
Banger's Sausage House & Beer Garden. They are hosting one of the biggest Oktoberfest celebrations in town, spanning three days (Oct 18-20). With 104 beers on draft and another 50 in cans and bottles, they have the 3rd largest draft system in the state of Texa. Eat, drink, dance and play to your heart's desire at this all-out party on Rainey Street. 79 Rainey St, 78701 - 512.386.1656
Dont forget to visit, the oldest beer garden in Austin, Easy Tiger on Sixth Street and Banger’s on Rainey Street. All guaranteed to wow you with their variety of beer & eats. Grab your lederhosen & lets get to drinking!
Want a dinner with a view? Check out The Oasis on Lake Travis! Check out the views of the Hill Country while sipping on a cold margarita & munch on chips & salsa. They have live music every weekend from 7 pm to 10 pm. Check out their website for sunset info & go soak in the view. While you’re there, check out Oasis Brewing on the 3rd floor. They serve up local craft brews with excellent snacks to pair with!