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Events: ACL and the Red River Showdown are not the only things happening this weekend
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🗓 Saturday

🎉ACL Weekend 1

The iconic Austin City Limits music festival kicks off its first weekend this Friday, headliners include The Chicks, Flume, Red Hot Chili Peppers, and P!nk. Be sure to stay hydrated if you are attending the festival and avoid the area at night to stay clear of traffic!

All day Friday-Sunday |📍Zilker Park

🍷 Fareground Food and Wine Festival

This event features tastings and samplings, and a passport to fill out from each vendor to collect specialty bites at the end of the tasting experience.

4 p.m - 8 p.m |📍Fareground

🍻 Austin Oktoberfest

If you are a fan of German cuisine and culture, this event is perfect for you. Hosted by the German Texan Heritage Society, there will be authentic brewed beer, food, and more.

11 a.m -7:30 p.m |📍The German Free School - 507 E. 10th St., Austin, TX 78701

🛍 Barton Creek Farmer's Market

If you're in the mood for a market and a morning stroll this weekend, then this farmers market is the place for you - complete with fresh food, artisan gifts, vendors, and more!

9 a.m - 1 p.m | 📍2901 S Capital of Texas Hwy (Back of Barton Creek Mall)

🗓 Sunday

🍋Hope Farmers Market

Stop by this farmers market for local farm products, fresh food, art vendors, live music, and best of all, a sense of community!

Every Sunday, 11 a.m - 3 p.m | 📍 412 Comal St, Austin, TX 78702

🍊Hill Country Harvest Market

Check out this annual harvest market in Dripping Springs, complete with gourmet food, prize giveaways, jewelry, handmade gifts and clothing items, and much more! Perfect to get a head start on some holiday shopping or to treat yourself to something special.

11 a.m - 4 p.m | 📍 Dripping Springs Ranch Park and Event Center


Weekend events: Festivals and fall fun
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🗓 Saturday

🍁 Fall Festival and Pumpkin Patch

Usher in the much-awaited fall weather with a day trip to this quaint farm, complete with a pumpkin patch, corn maze, and more!

10 a.m - 7 p.m. | Barton Springs Farm

☕️ Austin Coffee Festival

If you consider yourself a coffee lover, this weekend's coffee festival is a must! Enjoy all types of coffee drinks, beans, and snacks to go with the experience.

9 a.m - 4:30 p.m | Fair Market, 1100 E 5th St.

🎉 Fiesta Georgetown

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with a short road trip to Georgetown where a city-wide Fiesta will be hosted.

12 p.m - 4:00 p.m | 808 Martin Luther King Jr. St., Georgetown, TX

🗓 Sunday

🍔 Austin Foodie Fest

Eat your heart out at this showcase of local food trucks and eateries downtown, featuring live music, giveaways, and more.

1 p.m - 9 p.m. | Republic Square

🌅 Sunset Yoga/ Moonlight swim at Barton springs

Take a night-time dip in one of the classic swim spots in Austin along with a relaxing Yoga session to get you centered and ready for the week to come.

6: 30 p.m | Barton Springs

🎵 Music at Mozarts

Enjoy live music with a lakeside view with the On The Deck music series over the next few weekends. Grab your favorite drink and soak up the vibes to refresh yourself this weekend.

Saturday and Sunday evening | Mozart's Cafe - 3825 Lake Austin Blvd

🎭 Austin Comedy Showcase

In the mood for a laugh? Stop by The Green Jay for an 8 p.m show and experience some of Austin's comedy talents. Advance tickets are $15 and attendees are free to bring their own food.

8 p.m | The Green Jay - 711 Red River Street
'Popup photographer' brings a professional approach to Lady Bird Lake passers by

Nicklaus Pereksta says he loves photographing enthusiastic people, and it’s why his latest gig offering pictures to people out on Lady Bird Lake’s hike and bike trail is going smoothly. He sets up his gear on the Pfluger pedestrian bridge and puts out a sign: Photos, $10.

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