The Weekend Itinerary is here! For June 11 – June 17, Citygram recommends:

Fri. Jun. 12

Friday Night Films Kickoff


Enjoy a free screening of Dazed and Confused as South Shore District and Alamo Drafthouse team up to kick off their summer series of 90s-themed friday night films. Local food trailers like Garbo’s Lobster Truck, Chi’lantro, Burro Cheese Kitchen, and Uncle Louie G’s will have food available for purchase.

• South Shore District, 1333 Shore District Dr, Austin, Texas 78741
• 8pm
More info here


Sat. Jun. 13

Fit Foodie 5K Race


Lace up your running shoes and join Cooking Light and Health in the event that every runner foodie dreams of: a 5K that wraps up with everything from food, beer, and wine tastings to celebrity chef and fitness demos.

• Browning Hangar, 4550 Mueller Blvd, Austin, TX 78723
• 7-11am
Register here

Sat. Jun. 13

Cherrywood Neighborhood-Wide Yard Sale


Hunt for something you’ve been wanting at this annual neighborhood-wide yard sale or, if you don’t have a shopping list in mind, wander in search of discovering something awesome. With 40 households and counting participating, you’ll have plenty of opportunities for both.

• Location varies
• 8am
More info here


Sat. Jun. 13

MOOJO Grand Opening


Check out the newest ice cream shop on the Drag. Enjoy a free ice cream sandwich made from warm, freshly-baked Lockhart Fine Foods cookies and small-batch McConnell’s Fine Ice Cream or MOOJO’s own vegan ice cream. With classic cookie flavors from chocolate chip chunk to snickerdoodle, and with ice cream flavors from mint chip to salted caramel pretzel, you can’t go wrong. Oh, and did we mention there are homemade toppings to mix in? Yum.

• MOOJO, 2322 Guadalupe St, Austin, Texas 78705
• 10am – 7pm
More info here

Sat. Jun. 13

Taste of North Austin


Find your new favorite North Austin restaurant with the chance to sample food from 10 of more than 21 restaurants in the region. As you do, enjoy live music, prize giveaways, crafts, and balloon-twisting. Balloon giraffe, anyone?

• The Domain, 11410 Century Oaks Terrace, Austin, Texas 78758
• 11am – 4pm
Get wristbands

Sat. Jun. 13

Beatles Exhibit Opening Day


Score free admission to opening day of Ladies and Gentlemen… The Beatles!, a can’t-miss touring exhibit curated by the GRAMMY Museum® and Fab Four Exhibits. As you explore, enjoy live music by The Eggmen from 10am-noon and 1-3pm and grab a bite from local food trucks like Jim-Jim’s Water-Ice, Good Times Ice Cream, Burro Cheese Kitchen, and mmmpanadas who will have food available for purchase from 11am-3pm.

• Lyndon Baines Johnson Library and Museum, 2313 Red River St, Austin, Texas 78705
• 9am – 5pm
More info here


Sun. Jun. 14

The Austin Dames Kitchen Sale


Need some killer barware for your kitchen? Experimenting with a new style of cooking? Stock up on barware, cookware, kitchen decor, cookbooks, and more donated by Austin chefs, winemakers, restaurants, food writers, and farmers. This annual fundraiser benefits scholarships for women pursuing careers in the culinary arts. If you’re a fan of the Austin BBQ scene, there’s even a raffle to win a YETI cooler owned by Stacy and Aaron Franklin of Franklin’s BBQ.

• Texas Farmers’ Market at Mueller, 4550 Mueller Blvd, Austin, TX 78723
• 9am – 1pm
More info here


Sun. Jun. 14

June Yoga Potluck


Join yoga instructor Ami Defesche as she starts a new tradition of yoga and potlucks in Zilker park. Bring your favorite potluck dish, kick off the event with beginner-friendly group yoga from 2-3pm, then make some new yogi friends as you enjoy a potluck dinner together.

• Zilker Park Polo Tables, 2300 Andrew Zilker, Austin, TX, Austin, Texas 78746
• 2-5pm
More info here


Sun. Jun. 14

Backyard Curry Cook-Off


Taste delicious competing curry cooked by friends and neighbors of Austin2India while enjoying live music and games. Can’t handle the heat? Wash your curry down with your choice of beer, water, or lemonade. 100% of your donation benefits the Austin2India project to build a library for the Education Center for Tribal Children in Igatpuri, India.

• 2615 Canterbury Street, Austin, TX 78702
• 2-6pm
More info here

Mon. Jun. 15

Citywide 86’d Finale


Cheer on Kevin Cannon of Barley Swine, Joel Garza of St. Philip, Claire Helbig of Eden East, and Oscar Yip of Olive & June as they compete in the final round of Citywide 86’d, a local Chopped-style competition where contestants create dishes using four mystery ingredients. As you do, sip craft beer, spirits, and wine and enjoy bites from favorite Austin restaurants including competition hosts, Uchi and Uchiko, and three of the restaurants that boast this year’s finalists.

• AT&T Center Tejas Room, 1900 University Ave, Austin, TX 78705
• 6-9pm
Get tickets

Photo Credits: Citywide 86’d, Fit Foodie 5K, MOOJO, Les Dames D’Escoffier Austin, Ami Defesche, Austin2India


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