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Everything You Need to Do in Austin This Weekend

Updated On 06/21/2018 at 04:08PM EST Updated On 06/21/2018 at 04:08PM EST
Friday
Jun 22
Hotel Vegas
Friday is National Bring Your Dog to Work Day, and if you’re a dog lover, you’ve got more to look forward to than just in-office belly rubs. Tito’s is hosting an after-work dog party at Hotel Vegas, complete with canine-themed cocktails, photo booths, and hot dog specials.
Price: Free
Friday
Jun 22
Austin 360 Amphitheater
If you’re a true Animal, you will not want to miss the Austin performance of The Adventures of Kesha and Macklemore Tour. Following Ke$ha’s latest No. 1 album, Rainbow, and whatever Macklemore’s been doing lately... this tour is a rare chance to see these artists live.
Price: $30.50-112.50
Bullock Texas State History Museum
Bullock Texas State History Museum
Friday
Jun 22
Bullock Texas State History Museum
The Bullock Museum is opening "Rodeo! The Exhibition" with a celebration of all things rodeo, stock show, and Texas. You can take a lesson in the Texas Two-Step, try your hand at leathercraft, experiment with chili spices, and enjoy complimentary coffee and cold brew, or drinks from the cash bar.
Price: Free
Saturday
Jun 23
Various locations
If you weren’t able to make it out to Russia for the 2018 World Cup, there’s still plenty of opportunities to tune in and watch your favorite teams from Austin. Bars all across town will be hosting watch parties complete with specials on coffee, cocktails, and beer -- check out our full watch guide right here.
Price: Free
Saturday
Jun 23
Still Austin Whiskey Co.
Still Austin’s secretly distilled small batches of Texas Rye Gin are now finally ready to release to the public. Enjoy samples and cocktails of the new elixir, as well as grapefruit gin sorbet and Torchy’s tacos while you chill to live music at Still’s first gin release party.
Price: Free with RSVP
Austin Ice Cream Festival
Austin Ice Cream Festival
Saturday
Jun 23
Fiesta Gardens
Celebrating all things frozen and sweet, the Austin Ice Cream Festival presents two offerings: A kid-friendly daytime set featuring ice cream and fun family games and events, and a night-time festival featuring milkshake cocktail contests and live bands. Either way, you’ll get your fill of the cold stuff.
Price: $15-67.50
Saturday
Jun 23
Pinthouse Pizza
Firestone Walker Brewery is taking over Pinthouse for a party to celebrate their Russian Imperial Stout, the Parabola. For one day only, you can get pours of Parabola, Scotch Parabola, Coconut Rye Parabola and other Firestone beers paired with your favorite Pinthouse pizza.
Price: Pay as you go for food & drink
Sunday
Jun 24
Circle Brewing Company
Sunday’s a good day to rebalance. To get in touch with your inner self and take some time for you before the week starts: BYO-mat and stretch out with an hour of yoga amongst giant stills containing Circle Brewery’s best beers, then have a pint of one!
Price: $12
St. Elmo Brewing Company
St. Elmo Brewing Company
Sunday
Jun 24
St. Elmo Brewing Company
To celebrate the release of Mahalo, a malty pineapple pale ale, St. Elmo is hosting a Luau, complete with limbo competitions, live surf rock, a Hawaiian-inspired menu, and of course, cold beer. Grab your coconut shells and hula skirt and come ready to relax, Hawaiian-style.
Price: Free
Sunday
Jun 24
North by Northwest Restaurant & Brewery
When two amazing chefs duke it out to provide a 6-course dinner, the ultimate winner is you. Rob Snow and Todd Engel will each prepare three delicious plates, including Pork Belly and Chicken-Fried Smoked Brisket, each paired with a delicious craft brew to delight your taste buds.  
Price: $77