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George Strait, Eeyore’s Birthday Party, homes tour: What to do in Austin this weekend

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👗 Austin Fashion Week

Head to The Domain for three days of shows from up-and-coming designers and a fireside chat from Project Runway alum Brittany Allen. Tickets start at $40 per runway.

Various times on Friday, Saturday and Sunday | The Domain, 11410 Century Oaks Terrace

🛍 May Market

The second annual May Market, brought to you by the same people who run the Blue Genie Art Bazaar, will host 100+ regional artists and artisans. The market is free and runs on weekends through the end of May.

10 a.m.–8 p.m. Friday-Sunday | 6100 Airport Blvd.

🤠 Strait from the Moody Center

George Strait, Willie Nelson & Family and the Randy Rogers band are coming together for a night of country music to celebrate the grand opening of the Moody Center. Look for last-minute tickets here.

Doors at 6:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday | The Moody Center, 2001 Robert Dedman Dr.

🌱 The Surreal Garden

Dress in your best botanical chic and head to the first annual Surreal Garden event for neon art, interactive sculptures, local food and drinks, live music and more. Tickets start at $50.

6-10 p.m. Friday and Saturday | Zilker Botanical Garden, 2220 Barton Springs Rd.

⚽️ Austin FC vs. Houston Dynamo FC watch party

Hosting this week’s official watch party, Austin Eastciders Collaboratory is serving $4 pints of green cider to celebrate the first rival match of 2022.

12:30 p.m. Saturday | Austin Eastciders Collaboratory, 979 Springdale Rd.

🐶 *No More Lonely Friends Picnic in partnership with IRL Together Fund

Meeting new friends is hard. Why not come hang out with us and make some new ones—and maybe bring home a furever friend too?! Free bandanas for pups, Popsicles, Korean BBQ, lawn games, giveaways and puppies to pet (and adopt).

1-5 p.m. Saturday | Fair Market, 110 East 5th St.

🎸 Christone Kingfish Ingram at ACL Live

Catch 23-year-old blues guitarist and singer “Kingfish,” who Rolling Stone Magazine called compared to “B.B. King, Jimi Hendrix and Prince,” at his return to The Moody Theater. Tickets start at $61.

7:30 p.m. Saturday | ACL Live at The Moody Theater, 310 W. Willie Nelson Blvd.

🎈 Eeyore’s Birthday Party

Outdoor micro-festival Eeyore’s Birthday Party is returning for the 57th year. Celebrate your favorite Winnie the Pooh character, help raise money for the Friends of the Forest Foundation, grab a bite from local vendors and enjoy a day in the sun. Admission is free.

11 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday | Pease District Park, 1100 Kingsbury St.

🏡 Preservation Austin Annual Homes Tour

Preservation Austin’s tour is back with the theme “Out Of The House,” this time showcasing historic sites from different cultural eras in the city. Tickets are on sale through April 29.

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday | Baker School, 3908 Avenue B

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