Ruckify Paddleboarding and More Stuff To Do In Austin This Weekend

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Howdy, Austin!

We’re back for another week of bringing you things to do in Austin this weekend. There are some exciting things going on that are designed to keep everyone safe and socially distanced. Don’t forget to grab your mask!

We have lots of city guides to give you ideas if you’re looking for things to do in Austin today, but we’ve handpicked the best things coming up over the next few days that we think you’ll like. Keep scrolling to see what’s happening!

Have You Heard?

And some more PAW-some news...

There’s a new dog in town! Pet Paradise is opening a brand new location in Georgetown and is the cutest place to bring your pets for boarding, grooming, and veterinary needs. Your dog or cat will be pampered and socialized to their little heart’s content. Did we mention there are doggie swimming pools?? If you want your pet to receive the top notch care, Pet Paradise is sure to be your furball’s favorite. 

The Grand Opening is next Wednesday, September 30… don’t miss it! To celebrate, we have an AMAZING giveaway going on over on Instagram! There are so many fun prizes in the package, including 7 FREE days of boarding! Click here to find find out how to enter.

Austin Events This Weekend:

Ruckify Ruckify Paddleboarding And More Stuff To Do In Austin This Weekend 2022

Paddleboarding with Ruckify

Ruckify is a rent-anything marketplace that lets you rent out equipment from bounce houses to kayaks! This weekend, they’ve organized a paddleboarding event where you can enjoy 2 hours out on the water with rentals sponsored by Ruckify. First time users are receiving a $35 rental credit, bringing the cost of this event down to $10 a person, when you use the code UNATION!

If you want to add a fun twist to your lake day activity, yoga paddleboarding will also be available with Yoga In The Sun. All you have to do is request it! We definitely recommend this full mind-body experience.

Meet new people from a safe distance and soak up what’s left of summer on the lake!

Event Details
🗓 SEPT 27 | 3:30PM–6PM
📍 Longhorn Shores

This Halloween-themed event is a little more sweet than spooky! Grab your four-legged pal and get ready for a little costume photo shoot that is sure to bring the cuteness to your Instagram feed. There are over 40 costume choices (or you can bring your own) and only one group is allowed in at a time, so you have plenty of space from other people. It’s all walk-in based, so mark it on your calendar and be sure to snag a spot!

Event Details
🗓 SEP 26 | 10AM–5PM 
📍 Work & Woof

Alright… now it’s time to kick up the scary Halloween vibes! House of Torment is open this weekend for an early dose of the creepy holiday spirit. The haunted house will serve up all the ghouls and monsters you can handle. The theme this year is “Deadly Reflections,” aligned with the infamous story of Bloody Mary. Once on-site, you can also purchase a round of axe-throwing! 

Event Details
🗓 SEP 25–27 |7PM–10PM 
📍 House of Torment

Looking for a Stay-Cation!?

The Adina Ruckify Paddleboarding And More Stuff To Do In Austin This Weekend 2022

We EVEN MORE exciting news! We’ve partnered up with @365ThingsAustin and The Adina Austin to bring you the ultimate giveaway:

Enjoy a TWO night stay at the amazing and new, Adina Austin. The Adina is an eclectic Bed & Breakfast transformed from a house built in the 1904. Enjoy your staycation in one of their large suites that are walking distance to all our favorite restaurants, bars, music venues, the State Capital, UT Austin, and Ladybird Lake! Want to enter? Follow this link!

The #VirtualEvents Of The Week:

Farm Aid On The Road

Farm Aid 2020 will stream live and feature performances from over 20 artists. The annual festival supports farm families and the preservation of agricultural systems in America.

🗓 SEP 26 | 7PM–10PM
📍 Online

Farm Aid 2020 Ruckify Paddleboarding And More Stuff To Do In Austin This Weekend 2022

We could all use a little inspiration these days, right? The theme of this TEDx event is “Break Through,” which will essentially explore why things are the way they are. Gain some insight on important topics like mental health and sustainability.

🗓 SEP 26 | 12PM–3:30PM
📍 Online

Now that the fall weather has started to kick in, we LOVE dining out on the patios in Austin. Outdoor activities, including dining, have been encouraged to support social distancing, so check out some of our favorite spots to safely enjoy the crisp, fall air. Whether you’re looking to eat some amazing food or just grab a quick cocktail, there’s sure to be a patio on this list for you!

Connect With Us:

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Stay safe, stay well, and stay six feet apart.

Sarah Dillard

Sarah Dillard

Sarah is a UNATION team member and author of the Stuff to Do City Guide. For more insight on the best events and things to do near you, subscribe for updates and follow be sure to follow us on social!