The 101X Weekend Guide: August 30-September 2, 2019
Summer may be coming to an end, but we have more than enough reasons to celebrate this three-day weekend! First of all, football season is here which means the 101X tailgate parties are back! We've moved the party to a new location so scroll down to find the details you need! We also have our 101X Homegrown Live show happening this weekend at Barracuda AND our first qualifying round for the Jason & Deb Race To ACL Gold tournament at Valhalla, the new Esports Lounge on W. 6th Street. And don't worry, we've got you covered on some fun Labor Day events happening on Monday!
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SEP 1 | 12 PM - 10 PM |
Austin Beer Garden Brewing Company
We love our Austin breweries and we love celebrating their awesome accomplishments–like six whole years of being in business. That’s HUGE!
Join the Austin Beer Garden Brewing Company for their sixth-anniversary party on Sunday, complete with cold beer, good food, and plenty of surprises to go around. After all, no birthday is complete without at least one surprise.
Do you know what else no birthday celebration is complete without? Cake! Better believe they’ll be serving up some of that as well. Plus, they’ll have live music throughout the day to keep the celebration going all day long.
Congratulations on six years ABGB, and cheers to many more!
Friday, August 30th.
Valhalla Esports Lounge
Jason & Deb’s Race To ACL Gold Mario Kart tournament begins this Friday at Valhalla Esports Lounge with the first of two qualifying rounds! Come out and get rowdy with 101X and Jason Dick as we cheer on those competing in this round. AND if you’re interested, you can go ahead and register to compete in the next qualifying round on September 13th for your chance to compete in the final tournament on September 27th. While there, check out all that the Valhalla has to offer as the first Esports bar on 6th street!
Friday Night Lights | 7 pm |
Fareground at One Eleven
Fareground at One Eleven is helping you gear up for the new Texas football season this Friday! Come out and mingle with fellow Texas football fans while enjoying live music, drink specials for 21 and up, delicious food, and more! And if you’re a student, you can enjoy exclusive specials as long as you have a valid school ID! What better way to get you excited for Saturday’s game?
Saturday, August 31st.
101X Texas Tailgate | 4 pm-7 pm |
Austin Scottish Rite Theater
Join 101X and Jack Daniel’s for the ultimate tailgating experience this Saturday! We’ll be hanging out three hours before kickoff at our new location on 18th and Colorado. 21 and up will be able to enjoy complimentary drinks from Jack Daniel’s and Truly Hard Seltzer, food from Kiolbassa, games & prizes from Gold’s Gym, and more! Entry is 100% free as long as you just have to show your ID upon entry! What more could you ask for?
After the tailgate party, why not make your way over to Barracuda for Pennyfest 2019 presented by 101X Homegrown Live? You’ll get to see some amazing acts including Magna Carda, Ringo Deathstarr, Darkbird, Why Bonnie, TC Superstar, and more! 21+ can also enjoy specials on Slane Irish Whiskey and Hi-Sign Brewing! Tickets are on sale now for $12 or you can get them at the door for $15. Trust us when we say this is a show you will NOT want to miss!
Sunday, September 1st.
Beer-To-Go Bike Crawl | 10 am |
Beer lovers rejoice! You can now take beer to-go from your favorite local breweries thanks to a new law that goes into effect this Sunday, Sept. 1st. To celebrate, Austin Beerworks is throwing a beer-to-go bike crawl starting as early as 10 am to beat the Texas heat. From there, you will make a trip to Zilker Brewing Co. where you will be greeted by a hydration station and other surprises before heading out to the last stop at Live Oak Brewing Co. Participants will also have the chance to win some cool prizes thanks to the folks at Yeti. Get ready for a nice stroll through Austin on a brewtiful day, but please remember to ride at your own risk while having fun!
Puppy Yoga | 1 pm |
Peaceful Warrior Yoga Studio
Remember that time Deb participated in puppy yoga? Well now is your chance to get in on the adorable action! Practice your poses and say hello to some adoptable pups with an hour-long yoga session that is perfect for beginners, along with an extra half hour of kitty playtime for you to take part in! There is a suggested donation of $25 that will go straight to Happy Hearts Dog Rescue which aims to help dogs in foster care throughout the Austin community.
Warning: you may have to explain to your roommates why you left for yoga and came back with a new fur-ever friend.
Monday, September 2nd.
Labor Day Party w/ Austin Flea & Live Oak | 12 pm-5 pm |
Live Oak Brewing Co.
Celebrate your Labor Day with Live Oak & Austin Flea! 21 and up can enjoy a delicious brew while listening to live music that’s guaranteed to keep the party vibes going all day. You’ll also be able to browse through local handmade items and vintage wares from some of Austin’s best vendors. You never know what one-of-a-kind item you’ll find with Austin Flea. This event is free and open to all ages, so gather up the crew and head out to Live Oak Brewing Co. this Monday!
Labor Day Grillout | 12 pm |
Treaty Oak Distilling
Summer is coming to an end but Treaty Oak is keeping the party going all weekend with an awesome Labor Day Grillout open to all! Enjoy delicious burgers, hot dogs, snow cones, music, and more! And now, you can also take home some tasty Treaty Oak brews home thanks to the new Texas beer-to-go law so the party doesn’t have to stop when you go home!