Discover the Best Stuff to Do in Austin Weekend Guide

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We’re saying goodbye to April and hello to summer! May is basically summer, right? Have your sunnies and sunscreen out, because it’s a sunny one this weekend. We found some super fun activities for you, your friends, and even your family. From north Austin to downtown, there’s a little something for everyone. And when done, feel free to explore around!

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Events This Weekend

1. Outdoor Silent Disco Party at the Belmont

Grab your dancing shoes and head to The Belmont because it’s time to dance your hearts out! For $10, all ages can enjoy dancing in a silent room. Tip: Take your headphones out to hear off-pitch singing from other guests.

Event Details
🗓 MAY 1 & 2 | 10PM–2AM  
📍 305 West 6th St., Austin, Texas, 78701

2. Kite Festival in Leander

Join Leander Parks & Recreation for the city’s annual kite festival at Devine Lake Park. Activities include kite events, food and craft vendors, and lots of high-flying fun! Admission to the festival is free.

Event Details
🗓  MAY 1 | 11AM–5PM  
📍 1807 Waterfall Ave, Leander, Texas, 78641

3. Round Rock Market Day

Come on out and enjoy Saturday morning at Round Rock Market Day! All ages are welcome, and it’s a free event. You know you want that pie!

Event Details
🗓 MAY 1 | 9AM–1PM  
📍 Prete Plaza | 200 E Main St, Round Rock, Texas, 78664

4. Historic Downtown Austin 5K Running Tour

Grab your sneaks, and get hot and sweaty at the Historic Downtown Austin 5K Running Tour. All ages are welcome to run at The Loop Running Supply. 

Event Details
🗓 MAY 1 | 10AM–12PM  
📍The Loop Running Supply | 115 Sandra Muraida Way #Ste 105B Austin, Texas, 78703

5. Texas Beer Company's 5th Anniversary Party

TBC is turning 5 this year! Yay, congrats! For the celebration, they are releasing a limited release barrel-aged Stout. You’ll also get to enjoy some BBQ and live music for free.

Event Details
 🗓 MAY 1 | 11AM–8PM  
 📍 1331 W 2nd St, Taylor, Texas, 76574

Staff Pick of the Week

Dreamfest at Dreamland

Dreamland’s first-ever annual music and art festival has finally arrived! And the best part – admission is FREE for all ages!

Event Details
🗓 MAY 1 | 10AM–11:45PM  
📍Dreamland | 2770 W Hwy 290, Dripping Springs, Texas, 78620

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The weekend forecast says, ‘Sunny & 75º’ and we are excited! Summer is on its way, so we’ll be enjoying the days leading up to the Texas heat at our favorite patios. And if you’re looking to have fun on a budget, take a glance at our blog about free things to do in Austin!

Know Before You Go: Captains Experiences

Beer, bait and boats! We went out and caught it! You can too by surprising your significant other or gathering some bffs for an unforgettable boat day experience out on Lake Travis. Grab your sunnies and caps to catch some rays, and some bass, on this day trip to the lake! Not to mention, you get to be on a boat – living out the true Captain’s experience. Make sure you book your tour today. And if you want to win the full experience, look out for our IG giveaway this week!

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Mason Yarbrough

Mason Yarbrough

Mason is a blogger and author for the Stuff to Do in Austin City Guide. For more insight on the best events and things to do in the Austin area, download the UNATION app and follow @StufftoDoinAustin on Instagram, Facebook, YouTube, Pinterest, and TikTok.