5 things you MUST do in Austin this weekend

Austin Event of the Week
Floating down the river in a tube is invariably a great time. Doing that and ending up at a massive party with a serious live music lineup is even better. Float all day this Sunday, then end up at Cool River Ranch where Grouplove, Portugal. The Man, STRFKR, and even more acts are throwing a party just for you at Float Fest. Get yo tickets now!

Thursday, August 28th: The ABGB is hosting a launch party for APA!APA #2, their second beer in their Austin Pets Alive! series. It’s a single-hopped American pale ale and $1 of every pint benefits APA!’s long-stay dogs. Come for the beer, then stay for DJ Dan Gentile of Flying Turns and the pup kissing booth! Continue Reading

Friday, August 29th: Olmeca Altos tequila is partnering with The Mohawk and Veracruz All Natural to bring you a happy hour (6-8pm) full of authentic tequila, tacos, and music. That’s why it’s called "Tacos & Tequila".

Sunday, August 31st: Grab your dancing shoes -- dreamy electro-pop quartet Little Dragon is performing at ACL Live, with local fave, Octopus Project as the opening act. Tickets!

Sunday, August 31st: Cinema East is showing their last film of the summer, The Heart Machine (a film that tracks the journeys of two people involved in an online romance), on the lawn of the French Legation Museum. Bring a picnic basket and your crew