And the offers beautiful hiking and biking trails, if you're looking to be alone with your thoughts for a minute. If you're not here on the ground in Austin, no worries: We're here to bring the show to you via the interpipes. Two Austin institutions are teaming up to bring a classic Austin pool party at the iconic Austin Motel. While the two companies do conduct background checks on their drivers, they don't fingerprint in most cities because it. By 2012, comedy performances occurred on all nights of the festival.
Saved by the Brunch When: Saturday, March 10, 10 a. Access: Ticketed event, tickets can be purchased with badge registration: platinum, film and interactive badges get primary access; music badges with secondary access. Major performers during the music component of the festival included , , , , , , , , , and among others. Waiting in line at Franklin Barbecue The renowned barbecue spot has topped national best-of and critics lists, and waiting in line for hours for brisket has become something of a pastime here. House of Because When: Wednesday, March 14, 7 to 10 p. Where: Deep Eddy Cabaret, 2315 Lake Austin Boulevard, West Austin More info: View the event page and register.
The cocktail and mixology scene in Austin and is not to be missed! The problem has been fixed, Evdakov said, and he expects everything to run smoothly for the rest of the festival. Access: Ticketed event, space very limited. My go to spot, personally, is Rainey Street. Access: Platinum and interactive badges get primary access; music and film badges with secondary access. You can come across the 35 Overpass and you can see thousands of kites in the sky. There are rideshares, Yellow Cab, or designated driver services like. Today, the music portion alone draws an estimated 40,000 registrants.
The festival also featured a talk from another famous leaker, , also speaking remotely. Where: 800 Congress, 800 Congress Avenue, Downtown More info:. Access: SouthBites Trailer Park is open to all badge types, and is open to the public with a free. A bit further south is Barton Springs Pool, if you're looking for a quick dip. On March 15, 2014, rapper was arrested on charges of after yelling to fans to push their way past security guards at a sold-out show the previous day. Where: Clive Bar, 609 Davis Street, Downtown More info: View the lineup and claim spots.
In response to the criticism, South by Southwest admitted that their decision to cancel the panels was a mistake. Where: Cafe Blue, 340 East 2nd Street, Downtown More info:. As part of the Fort Worth Now exposition see above , members of the , the largest artisanal whiskey brand in Texas, will do a tasting and crash course on the art of whiskey-making. ReFuzed Pop - Up Kitchen When: Saturday, March 10, 6:30 to 9:30 p. So rest assured we'll be hopping across town scoping out the best new gear, events and that Austin's most famous show has to offer.
Despite complaints by out-of-towners about getting around, it appears that Austinites may get the last word on Twitter. The festival also hosts competitions that include the world premieres of the featured films. Starting in spring and continuing through early fall, Austin welcomes nearly 1. Rainey Street was imagined as an alternative for locals to not do the Dirty 6 th. . The includes hundreds of acts from around the world, mostly promising bands hoping to gain the music industry's attention.
Sans Bar Pop-Up When: Friday, March 9, 8 p. Where: Parlor Room, 88 Rainey Street, Downtown More info: Event page. Austin Motel and ByGeorge Pool Party When: Saturday, March 10, 12 to 6 p. Locals sport their weirdest in support of local non-profits. The plans did not materialize, so Swenson decided to instead co-organize a local music festival, with the help of two other people at the Chronicle: editor and co-founder Louis Black, and publisher Nick Barbaro.
Stop by the House of Because for an immersive experience with Diet Coke, filled with food, music, and soda. In other movie news, Lionsgate -- the studio behind almost the best picture last year -- will be hosting a fireside chat with Justin Hurwitz, the man responsible for that sound track, and the cameo appearances of hot music tech such as Native Instruments' , and the in the film. A lot of people are looking for that farm-to-table aesthetic and the way that he sets the restaurant up is very shabby chic. Archived from on May 17, 2014. Those involved or interested in social media and interactive and creative aspects of the Internet can take advantage of presentations, panels and interviews with influential social media stars, digital media experts, designers and web developers. There is an immense restaurant scene in this city, and it can be difficult to keep track of all of the new spots opening up.
Coffee B reaks at T iny C ube of S mart When: Saturday, March 10 to Tuesday, March 13, 12 to 3 p. Join Clive Bar and Vega for two full days of workouts, yoga, and rowing, as well as plant-based foods and drinks. We are also known for our abundance of. The networking event will offer interactive giveaways and grub. Step into the world of Westworld at the fictional theme park of Sweetwater, from the hit show. Access: Free and open to the public.
Weather varies It could be rainy, it could be scorching, it could be perfect—check conditions before you leave. Casa Mexico When: Sunday, March 11 to Tuesday, March 13, 4 to 11 p. It's also a fairly small airport, compared to Dallas or Houston. It was their way to integrate themselves into the neighborhood. Stop by Palm Park anytime during the Interactive Festival for a glimpse into the future with speakers, live streams, food courts, yoga and workshops. The Sunday Special When: Sunday, March 18, 11 a.