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Colombian Fest, goat yoga and comedy: Things to do in Austin this weekend

(Goat Shenanigans)

🗓 Friday

🎙Live Music at Lone Star Court*

Enjoy the deep roots of Texas music with weekly live performances at Lone Star Court. Located at The Domain, there’s always a tune for you to tap your foot to at the retro-inspired property. Every Thursday through Saturday, locals and travelers alike can enjoy live performances and specialty cocktails at the Water Trough. This week you can catch Reagan Quinn, Chris Max, and Trio Velazquez.

7-9 p.m. Thursday, 8-11 p.m. Friday-Saturday | 📍Lone Star Court, 10901 Domain Dr.

😂 Erik Griffin live

Actor, comedian, writer and podcaster Erik Griffin is bringing a little bit of LA’s Comedy Store scene to Austin with four shows at The Creek and the Cave. Tickets start at $25

7 p.m. and 9 p.m. Friday-Saturday | 📍The Creek and The Cave, 611 E 7th St.

🗓 Saturday

🐈 Caturday Adoption Event

Join Austin Pets Alive! for a furry, fluffy, free cat adoption event at Domain NORTHSIDE across from Flower Child. Cats and kittens of all ages will be available for free adoption, already spayed and neutered, vaccinated and microchipped.

10-3 p.m. Saturday | 📍 Domain NORTHSIDE , 11700 Rock Rose Ave.

🎥 “Studio Ghibli Day” at The Paramount

Celebrating the work of Miyazaki Hayao during its Summer Classic series, The Paramount has declared July 16 “Studio Ghibli Day” and is celebrating with a screening of the 2004 film “Howl’s Moving Castle,” dubbed in English. Tickets start at $11 each.

Starting at 2 p.m. Saturday | 📍 The Paramount Theatre, 713 Congress Ave.

🧙 Austin Witches Market

Grab a brew and let your inner witch loose at the Austin Witches Market, this time held at Buzz Mill. Come looking for crystals, tarot cards, witchy jewelry, sage bundles, pendants, art and skin care from spooky Austin makers.

7-11 p.m. Saturday | 📍 Buzz Mill, 1505 Town Creek Dr.

🗓 Sunday

🐐 Goat Yoga and Margs

Whether you’re a beginner at yoga or a certified yogi, all are welcome to join for goat yoga and drinks at Trudy’s Del Mar. Enjoy lots of baby goats bouncing around, “helping” with poses and looking for cuddles. Tickets start at $35 each, which includes two drinks at Trudy’s.

9-10 a.m. Sunday | 📍 Trudy’s Del Mar, 1600 S Congress Ave.

🇨🇴 Colombian Fest ATX 2022

The annual Colombian Fest is returning for the third time to bring the community together for live music, comfort food, dancers, shopping and arts and crafts to celebrate Colombian Independence Day. Tickets start at $15.

12-8 p.m. Sunday | 📍 Round Rock Multipurpose Complex, 2001 North Kenney Fort Blvd.

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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