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Events: Diwali and FC Semifinals 10/21-10/23
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🗓 Friday

🔆 Field of Light

if you haven't already, check out the "Field of Light" display at the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center before the weather gets even colder. The exhibit features nearly 28,000 lights illuminating 16 acres, and the lights are made from environmentally conscious materials and will be recycled when the exhibit ends in December.

6:00 p.m - 9:45 p.m | 📍Ladybird Wildflower Center

🦊 Boo at the Zoo

Stop by the Austin Zoo to have a classic zoo experience with a Halloween twist. There will be a kid-friendly haunted house, train rides around the venue, and a musical puppet show.

6:30 p.m - 9. p.m | 📍Austin Zoo

🎵 Chainsmokers at Fairmont

If Austin City Limits wasn't enough for you, get your live music fix this weekend with live performances from The Chainsmokers, DJ Vice, and Konstantina. The event promises to have impressive visual and audio effects, and will celebrate the upcoming race in Austin this weekend.

9 p.m | 📍The Fairmont Austin - 101 Red River Street

🗓 Saturday

Diwali Festival

This weekend the city of Round Rock will host a celebration for Diwali, the festival of lights traditionally celebrated in India and by South Asian cultures. The event is free to all and will feature live dance performances, a fashion show, a live DJ with a dance floor and many food vendors. Cultural clothing is recommended!

3 p.m- 10. p.m | 📍Centennial Plaza Round Rock

🗓 Sunday

🎊 The People's Market

Come out to celebrate community with this market downtown featuring BIPOC and Queer vendors. Take in the festivities with live music, and over 35 vendors with booths for jewelry, art, clothing, candles, artisan crafts, and more.

12 p.m - 4 p.m | 📍Republic Square

⚽️ Austin FC Soccer Match

The highly anticipated playoff game takes place this weekend against in-state rival FC Dallas. The semifinal Sunday match will take place at home and is sure to be full of excitement.

7 p.m | 📍Q2 Stadium - 10414 Mc Kalla Pl.


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