The 101X Weekend Guide: June 7-9, 2019
June's already looking pretty sweet. Sunny all weekend? WE'LL TAKE IT! Now it's time to start planning your weekend, and as always the 101X Weekend Guide is here to help! Presented by UNation.
Taste of North Austin | 11 AM - 4 PM |
Saturday, June 8th
Eat your way through Saturday and explore what all North Austin restaurants have to offer. A few participating restaurants you might recognize are California Pizza Kitchen, Sprinkles Cupcakes, Doc B’s Restaurant + Bar, and Punch Bowl Social, just to name a few.In addition to all the delicious food you’ll be tasting there will be live music, activities for kids, prize giveaways, and plenty more.
Wrist bands cannot be purchased online, however, they are available at Simon Guest Services at The Domain prior to the event, or you can purchase your wristband the day of. General admission grants you access to 10 food tastings and for $15 more, the VIP ticket gets you into the Majic 95.5 lounge complete with a complimentary lunch tote, wine glass, two drink tickets, and special offers from participating stores.
Friday, June 7th
Evenings Out: National Donut Day | 6 PM-8 PM |
Bullock Texas State History Museum
Did you know that Donut Day became a national holiday back in 1938 to honor the efforts of the Salvation Army volunteers of WWI? This Friday, The Bob Bullock Museum will celebrate National Donut Day with delicious complimentary treats from Gourdoughs + pup trivia from Who Wants a Dollar! In between rounds, players can enjoy tours of the WWI America exhibit! So if you love history AND donuts, you won’t want to miss this event.
Master Pancake: Pulp Fiction | 7 PM & 10 PM |
Alamo Drafthouse at The Ritz
I said GODDAMN, it’s about to be a good time with Master Pancake. Join the Master Pancake comedians this weekend as they poke fun at Quentin Tarantino’s classic 90s film—Pulp Fiction. There are two showings—one at 7 PM and one at 10 PM—and only a few seats left so get your tickets before they sell out.
Black Fret Summer Sessions | 5 PM-10 PM |
The Long Center
Black Fret is partnering with the Long Center to bring you the new Black Fret Summer Sessions concert series! This Friday is the first of three concerts this season that celebrates local music, all Black Fret recipients. The show starts at 5 PM, so get there early to grab a good seat to this 100% FREE event.
Saturday, June 8
Jaws on the Water | 6 PM-11 PM |
Volente Beach Resort
Summer’s most thrilling event is back and as always, it’s bound to be a scary-good time. Enjoy watching Jaws the way it was meant to be seen! When you purchase a ticket, not only do you get to attend the On the Water screening, but you also get admission into the Volente Beach resort beforehand! Grab your tickets now, and try not to freak out when you hear someone yell “SHARK!”.
Austin Bold FC vs Portland Timbers 2 | 7:30 PM |
This isn’t your typical night at Bold Stadium! This Saturday, Austin Bold FC will host Pride Night in support of the LGBTQ community and Pride Month. There will be limited edition Bold FC Pride jerseys for sale, and what’s even cooler is that 25% of those sales will be donated to the Austin Pride Foundation. So come on out and show your Pride!
Destination Brew Fest | 1 PM-6 PM |
If you’re 21+ and a beer lover, Destination Brew Fest is where you should be this weekend. This beer festival features some of the best lagers and farmhouse style beers in Texas! The fest is located on Vista Brewing’s gorgeous 21-acres in the Texas Hill Country, talk about drinking with a view! Get to know more about the rich history of all the different beers you get to sample thanks to the awesome brewery representatives that will be on-site!
Sunday, June 9th
Yappy Hour | 1 PM-4 PM |
The Jackalope South Shore
Get ready for the first ever Yappy Hour, hosted by The Jackalope (South Shore), Lagunitas Brewing Co., and Austin Pets Alive! They’ve got some awesome activities for you and your fur baby, including FREE puppy portraits, a dog treat buffet, puppy pools, bandanna tie-dying, and drink specials for all the puppy parents (21+). A portion of all Lagunitas beer sales will be donated to APA! Because drinking for a cause is the best way to drink! Cheers!
Jack and Gingers
Jack & Gingers is the place to be to watch the FIFA Women’s World Cup! This Sunday’s games include Australia vs. Italy, Brazil vs. Jamaica, and England vs. Scotland. If you’re keeping track of the championship, then you know where you have to go this Sunday!
The Venue ATX
Sometimes, you need time to recover after a long weekend. This Recovery Funday will celebrate the release of Austin Eastsider's new Watermelon cider—perfect for the Summertime. Enjoy delicious eats from Garbo’s and try a CBD-infused cocktail while there (21+). You can even get a Vitamin B12 shot for the ultimate recovery experience! Who says you have to recover at home alone? Not us!