Things to do in Austin this weekend. When and where to do them. Brought to you by: Smoking Burnouts
By Malanie Gardea
Friday, April 29th
The Laughing Stock: Standup Comedy | Alamo Drafthouse: Mueller
This Stand up comedy event taking place at Alamo Drafthouse on Mueller from 7:30 to 9:30pm, will have local comedians alongside nationally-touring comics. Some of these comedians have appeared on Netflix, Kill Tony, Comedy Central & America’s Got Talent. Tickets start at $10 online, $15 at the door. Get your tickets now.
Butler Pitch and Putt: Night Golf | 201 Lee Barton Dr.
Stop by Butler Pitch and Putt for a unique night consisting of Night Golf. For $20 a player, $4 a ball and $1 glow necklace and bracelet, you really can’t go wrong. Bump into some fun challenges with 9-hole rounds and glow in the dark golf balls. And if you love it, night golf leagues are soon to open up at Butler Pitch and Putt. Register for Night Golf here.
The Tavern | 922 W 12th Street
Austin FC are playing this Saturday against Houston Dynamo FC and if you can’t make it person at PNC Stadium, you can catch the game at The Tavern. With 30+ screens playing sports games, cold beers, delicious wings and more you can watch this match in the best way possible!
Saturday, April 30th
Zilker Botanical Garden | 2220 Barton Springs Rd.
Stop by Zilker Botanical Garden to experience The Surreal Garden 2022! Filled with color, this interactive art experience is not one you want to miss. The special art exhibit includes botanical-themed neon surrealism, interactive art sculptures, local-favorite foods, craft cocktails, live music, costumes, dancing, and much more. Tickets start at $50.
Eeyore’s Birthday Party | 1100 Kingsbury St
Presented by Friends of the Forest Foundation, there will be a free event held in Pease District Park to benefit local 501c3 non-profits groups in the city of Austin. There will be multiple vendors participating at Eeyore’s Birthday Celebration. Go out and celebrate with some Austin organizations!
Science Mill | 101 S. Lady Bird Lane, Johnson City
Have family over this weekend? How ’bout taking a small road trip to Science Mill to experience 50+ exhibits filled with discovery, creativity and hands-on learning. With exhibits about technology, nature, animals, and so much more, there is something new to be discovered during your visit. Tickets start at $9.50.
Sunday, May 1st
Crown & Anchor Pub | 2911 San Jacinto Blvd.
End your weekend with a great cheeseburger and rich beer at Crown & Anchor Pub. Serving Austin for over 25 years, there’s a reason their beer and food are award-winning! On Sunday’s you can enjoy happy hour all day with Guinness $4.50 pints and $3.50 for most craft cans! See their full menu here.
AG Rugby vs. Seattle Seawolves | Bold Stadium
AG Rugby are playing at Bold Stadium this Sunday against the Seattle Seawolves. There’s still some tickets left for the game, tickets start at $15. Buy your tickets here.