The Weekend Itinerary is here! For the week of September 18-24, Citygram recommends:
It’s the last Unplugged at the Grove free music event of the summer! Grab your blanket or chairs and head down to the Grove on Barton Springs road for Jonathan Tyler this week. While you’re there, enjoy $3.50 Ziegenbock drafts on special.
$300; $50/students, educators
The annual Texas Tribune Festival is the host to some of the biggest players in politics and public policy in a weekend full of debate, discussion and dialogue. This year’s participants include: Gov. Rick Perry, U.S. Sens. Ted Cruz and John Cornyn, state sen. Wendy Davis and many more. The full list of participants and weekend’s events are available here.
Enjoy live jazz from The Raincross Trio and a brunch buffet that includes: egg tarts, San Jose housemade granola, pepper glazed bacon, crudite, assorted pasteries and $3 mimosas from 10am-2pm.
Texas Folklife is turning 30, and they’re celebrating with live music, refreshments, exhibits and lectures. Browse vintage posters and photographs, past exhibits and performances and more at Texas Folklife on South Congress. Visit the Facebook page for the full schedule of events.
Contigo Austin is expanding their kitchen and celebrating with live music, sweet and savory small plates from the kitchen and craft brews from four local breweries including Hops & Grain and Austin Beerworks. The ticket price includes music, food and beer. Get your ticket now!
Antonelli’s Cheese Shop has paired up with drink.well. to bring you a one of a kind cheese and cocktail pairing event. The four-course tasting will serve seasonally inspired craft cocktails made by the master mixologists of drink.well., paired with exquisite Antonelli’s cheeses. Reserve your seat here.
HAAM Benefit Day
HAAM Benefit Day features more than 150 bands that will play in Austin clubs, restaurants, and retail stores. The event, presented by Whole Foods Market, is put on to help raise awareness and money for HAAM, the Health Alliance for Austin Musicians. HAAM helps provide access to affordable health care for Austin’s low income, uninsured working musicians, with a focus on prevention and wellness. See our full guide and rundown for our top picks!
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Featured image: Hotel San Jose by Chris Perez