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Where to watch Austin FC take on No. 1 Seattle Sounders this weekend

Fans cheer at a Los Verdes watch party at Armadillo Den earlier this month. (Claire Partain/Austonia)

For its seventh straight week on the road, Austin FC is facing its toughest challenge yet in West Conference giants Seattle Sounders this Sunday at 8:30 p.m.

No need to fear with a beer in hand, however. Grab a friend and a drink and head to any of these Austin FC watch parties to watch the club compete in their biggest underdog battle yet.


Austin FC official watch party, Lustre Pearl South, 10400 Menchaca Rd.

If you're looking to get the party started 9+ hours before the match begins, head to Lustre Pearl South for Austin FC's official watch party on Sunday. Doors open at 11 a.m., and be sure to be there early as parking and space is limited.

Los Verdes watch party, Hopsquad Brewing 2307 Kramer Lane

If you're looking for the elusive single-match Austin FC tickets after they sold out in just minutes, head to Los Verdes watch party at Hopsquad Brewing to get your name in a raffle for the match against Colombus Crew SC on June 27. The raffle goes to LGBTQ+ program Out Youth, and the watch party comes complete with food trucks and brews as well.

Austin Anthem watch party, Oskar Blues 10420 Metric Blvd.

If you're looking for an all-day soccer frenzy, head to Austin Anthem's watch party, where three back-to-back matches will begin at 6 p.m. before ending with Austin FC. Beer, BBQ and burgers will be around as fans watch the USMNT vs. Switzerland match (1 p.m.,) Philadelphia Union vs. Portland Timbers match (6 p.m.,) and Austin FC vs. Seattle Sounders match (8:30 p.m.).

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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