The 101X Weekend Guide: May 3-5, 2019
Hooray, it's finally May!
Despite the fact that the forecast predicts a rainy one, we're pretty excited for this weekend! We've got all sorts of cool events happening this weekend, from Mutt Putt to 101X Presents The 1975! Plus, we've highlighted some of the best Cinco De Mayo events happening on Sunday! So scroll down and start planning your weekend with the help of the 101X Weekend Guide, brought to you by UNation.
Grizzelda’s Cinco de Mayo Party |4 PM - 8 PM |
Sunday, May 5th
Cinco de Mayo falls on a Sunday this year so you know what that means, the ultimate Sunday Funday! Join Grizzelda’s as they celebrate in style. Your $20 ticket includes a taco bar and of course, unlimited chips and queso. A live DJ will be spinning tunes all afternoon while you enjoy specialty margaritas. To make it even better be one of the first to preview Grizzelda’s new, late-night lounge, Jaguar & Lily! Now, who’s ready to celebrate Cinco de Mayo?
Friday, May 3
101X Presents The 1975 | Doors @ 5:30 PM |
101X is bringing The 1975 to you this Friday at Austin360 Amphitheater! Come say hi to us before the show, and pick up some awesome 101X swag at our 101X tent. Haven’t purchased a ticket yet? No worries, they are still available for sale! Oh and as an added bonus for our followers, 101X is giving you the opportunity to submit your questions for The 1975! We’ll pick a select few and get the guys to answer your questions at our exclusive 101X-Session. So head on over to our Twitter page now and use the hashtag #101XThe1975
Barks For Beers | 12 PM |
Divine Canines is back with their 6th annual Bark For Beers event! This year, they’ve partnered with 22 of Austin’s best breweries in the attempt to collect proceeds to support free therapy dog visits to over 195 sites around Central Texas. $30 gets you a special Divine Canine pint glass and an accompanying “pawsport” to take to the breweries for a free pour! And don’t forget to bring your furry friends along on the adventure!
Cider House Rulz| 8 PM |
Austin Eastciders Collaboratory
You know what time it is! Every first Friday of the month, Austin Eastciders Collaboratory hosts some of the best comedians in Austin for Cider House Rulz—an event that will literally have you LOLing. 21 and up can try out the new Austin Eastcider Rosé and some of their other mixed cocktails while there!
Saturday, May 4
Mutt Putt 2019 | 9:30 AM |
The Met Center
Mutt Putt 2019 is back and better than ever! Our tournament returns this Saturday at 10 AM and as always, we’ll be raising money for our friends over at Austin Pets Alive! Registration is now closed, but that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy the event! There will be delicious food from Rudy’s, and Jack Daniel’s and Lone Star for all of our 21 and up friends! We’ll see you there!
Spring Pecan Street Festival | 10 AM |
The Annual Spring Pecan Street Fest will take over downtown Sixth Street this Saturday through Sunday! This festival is one of the largest, and longest-running, music and arts festival in the NATION! The festival attracts a diverse crowd who flock downtown to buy art, eat delicious food, drink a little, and listen to some of the best live Austin music. Bring the whole family out for an array of activities that cater to all ages. If you haven’t attended Pecan Street Festival yet, make this Saturday the day you do!
Star Wars: A New Hope | 7:45 PM |
Blue Starlite Drive-In
May the fourth be with you! Blue Starlite Drive-in will be showing Star Wars: A New Hope followed by The Empire Strikes Back, all this Saturday! Go to Blue Starlite this Saturday night, so you must.
Sunday, May 5th
Cinco De Mayo At Haymaker | 11 AM |
Happy Cinco De Drinko… I MEAN MAYO, my bad. But really, what is Cinco De Mayo without a few drinks? Haymaker has the goods you need to celebrate this Sunday including drink specials for 21 and up, a photo booth, and a Mariachi band!
Game Of Thrones Watch Party | 6:35 PM |
Let’s face it, we’re all thinking the same thing: How could anything beat last weekend’s episode of GOT? I’m sure the producers have something up their sleeves but to make things extra exciting this weekend, head on over to Nickel City for their Sunday Night viewing of Game of Thrones! Hang out with other GOT fanatics like yourself and if you’re 21 and up, you can enjoy GOT-themed cocktails! Let’s march on to King’s Landing together at Nickel City this Sunday!
Cinco De Mayo Fest | All Day |
Cinco De Mayo is boring…Said no Juan ever! Cyclone Anaya’s is throwing the ultimate Cinco De Mayo Fiesta this Sunday, complete with a DJ, unlimited chips and salsa, a costume contest, and FREE samples! Enjoy Penny Mimosas, and some awesome giveaway prizes!
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