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Weekend events: ACL weekend two, mural, Latin food festival
Ruben Sanchez

🗓 All Weekend

🎉 Lulu's Grand Opening*
A new bar is coming to Menchaca with a grand opening this Friday, October 14. Lulu's is the perfect blend of Mexico City and South Austin and will serve boozy agua frescas as well as a tasteful selection of mezcal and tequila. Lulu's will have live music starting at 3 p.m. on Sunday.

3 p.m.-2 a.m. Friday, 12-2 a.m. Saturday-Sunday | 📍 Lulu's, 10402 Menchaca Rd.

🎉 ACL Weekend 2

Wrap up the final weekend of one of the biggest music festivals in the country, with the cooler weather we have all been waiting for, some of the best eats in Austin, and more.

All day Friday - Sunday | 📍Zilker Park

🎨Vibrant Mural Downtown

Stop by The Driskell Hotel area on your next walk downtown to see the newest colorful mural that is almost complete. "The Rumble" mural spans three building walls and is being painted by Ruben Sanchez, a Spanish artist who has previously been commissioned by companies like Apple and Nike.

📍610 Brazos Street

🗓 Saturday

🎊 Sazón Latin Food Festival

Arrive hungry and with some Hispanic Heritage Month pride at this Food Festival on Saturday. Part of a bigger national series of food festivals hosted by Our Latin City, you do not want to miss this culinary event.

11 a.m - 6 p.m | 📍7107 E Riverside Drive, Austin, TX 78741

🖼 Lines of Interaction

If you are in the mood for an art exhibition, check out this new free sculpture exhibition that uses light, patterns, and color to flood the viewer's senses. Less is more when describing this piece, best to stop by and experience it for yourself!

1 p.m - 5 p.m Friday and Saturday | 📍 Link & Pin Gallery - 2235 E. Sixth St, Suite 102

🌮 Boteco Food Truck

Looking for a place to eat out without breaking the bank? Pay a visit to Boteco, A Brazilian food truck offering up a taste of local Brazilian cuisine with a modern Austin twist.

📍 1403 East 7th St.

📚 Book Party

Support a local bookstore and enjoy its first-anniversary party this Saturday, complete with giveaways, live performances, author signing events, face tattoos, and more.

6 p.m - 10 p.m | 📍Reverie Books - 5330 Menchaca Rd Ste D, Austin, TX 78745

* Sponsored event listing


Tito's releases (not so?) ugly sweater line for the holidays, profits to charity

Tito's Handmade Vodka

Show your love for Tito's and for the community this year with a wide selection of not that ugly, uglyish, ugly, uglier, and ugliest holiday sweaters.

There's lots choose from, and plenty of accessories like scarves and socks, plus gear for your dog, too.

All of the items can be purchased online or at the Love, Tito’s Retail Store in Austin, TX. 100% of all net proceeds from online or in-store purchases go to one of the nonprofits we’ve teamed up with.

Click here to see the entire collection in the Tito's store.

Mac and Cheese Fest and Free Art Exhibit
Waterloo Greenway, Good Vibrations Installation

🗓 All weekend

🎨 Creek Show Art Exhibit

Check out this highly anticipated art exhibition with illuminated art along Waller Creek. Tickets are free and the event includes food vendors, dazzling lights, live music, and hands-on activities

All weekend 6 p.m - 10 p.m | 📍Waterloo Park

✨ Mozart's Light Show

This iconic holiday tradition lights up for the first time this holiday season starting this weekend! Reserve your spot for an enchanting light and sound performance, delicious hot cocoa, sweet treats, and some overall fun with your friends or family. The show runs till January 6th.

6 p.m and 9 p.m | 📍Mozart's Coffee Roasters - 3825 Lake Austin Blvd, Austin, TX 78703

🗓 Saturday

🥊 Kickboxing in the Park

This fitness event is free and open to the public. Get your morning started right with a "Fitness in the park" class for kickboxing! The class will be led by certified instructors and is a great way to get a cardio workout in while also honing your self-defense skills.

10 a.m - 11 a.m | 📍 Metz Park

🛍 The Front Market

Support local LBGTQ+ and female artists at this outdoor market with over 150 vendors. Get your holiday shopping out of the way at this event, with vendors for food trucks, handmade goods, raffles, hands on workshops and activities, and more.

11 a.m - 5 p.m | 📍Ani's Day and Night - 7107 E Riverside Drive, Austin, TX 78741

🗓 Sunday

🧀 Mac and Cheese Fest

Did someone say cheese?! If you're like me and always willing to get your hands on a bowl of mac and cheese, then this event is for you. Check out the Mac and Cheese festival happening this weekend to decide which vendor has. the best mac and cheese for yourself, and enjoy the bar with creative cocktails while you're at it. Tickets start at $45.

11 a.m - 3 p.m | 📍Lantana Place - 7415 Southwest Parkway