10 Things To Do in Austin, TX This Weekend (5/4/19 – 5/5/19)

Looking for things to do in Austin this weekend? Look no further! Here are 10 great things going on in and around Austin, Texas this weekend (5/4/19 – 5/5/19).

Saturday, 5/4/19

Texas Hot Air Balloon Festival

Bring the entire family and come enjoy Austin’s ONLY and the Hill Country’s BEST Hot Air Balloon Festival! Come enjoy the balloons and watch the Official Kentucky Derby in style! The Victory Cup Polo Match, which has been called “The Best Kentucky Derby Party in Texas” returns to Austin, TX on Saturday, May 4th. Dust off the lucky hats, pastel dresses and seersucker suits, and bring the kids and dogs for a day of fun at the Victory Cup Polo Match and Kentucky Derby Party in Austin, Texas!

  • When: May 3 at 4 PM – May 4 at 8 PM CDT
  • Where: 13628 Gregg Manor Rd, Manor, Texas 78653
  • More Information: https://www.facebook.com/events/1631840783585585/

Seed to Cup Class

An in depth look at coffee’s journey from the farm to your morning cup. Topics covered include coffee history, harvesting and post-harvest processing, roasting, brewing, and of course, tasting!

  • When: Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 10 AM – 12 PM CDT
  • Where: Little City Coffee, 415 East St. Elmo Road Suite 4A, Austin, Texas 78745
  • More Information: https://www.facebook.com/events/563311500827748/

Cinco de Mayo Boat Party

For 6 years, Inspired Movement has been bringing you the best boat parties Austin has ever experienced. This year is no different, get ready for a weekend filled of workshops, rooftop parties and our very special, very sensual ANNUAL BOAT PARTY! Save the date and start dusting off your swimsuits, Cinco de Mayo is right around the corner! As always, our boat party includes all you can enjoy food and drinks!

  • When: May 3 at 10 PM – May 5 at 3 PM CDT
  • Where: Austin Inspired Movement 2311 Congress Ave S, Austin, Texas 78704
  • More Information: https://www.facebook.com/events/2267585433263813/

2019 Kentucky Derby Party

Join the Central Texas UK Alumni Club in celebrating the 145th running of the Kentucky Derby! Come drink bourbon mint juleps and cheer for your favorite horse while wearing your Derby attire! Tickets are $12 online or $15 at the door. There is limited space and tickets will go fast, so be sure to buy early! Each ticket comes with one free drink (beer, wine, or a mint julep) and an official Kentucky Derby glass for the first 40 attendees through the door. Please join us for a fun-filled afternoon!

  • When: Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 1 PM – 7 PM CDT
  • Where: The Dogwood, 11420 Rock Rose Avenue #130, Austin, Texas 78758
  • More Information: https://www.facebook.com/events/2096203254003022/

Beer Run – Oddwood Ales – Part of the 2019 TX Brewery Running Series

We are the Texas Brewery Running Series and we run for beer! Join us at Oddwood Ales on Saturday, May 4th @ 11AM for a 5k-ish course that starts and ends at this awesome BREWERY! Weave through the surrounding area at whatever pace you like, no matter what there’s a beer waiting for you at the finish line! We are all about being active, having fun and giving back to our local community. +10% of your registration dollars goes directly to local non-profits!

  • When: Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 11 AM – 2 PM CDT
  • Where: Oddwood Ales, 3108 Manor Rd, Austin, Texas 78723
  • More Information: https://www.facebook.com/events/608638672918410/

Sunday, 5/5/19

Kids Sushi Class at Komé!

May 5th is Children’s Day in Japan. To celebrate, we’ll be offering a special kids sushi class at Komé that Sunday morning for kids 8 to 15 years old. Join our skilled sushi chefs for a fun and unique hands-on learning experience! We will be making California Rolls as well as a hand roll. We will provide everything you need to make the rolls – food, aprons, cutting boards, and makisu (rolling mat).

  • When: Sunday, May 5, 2019 at 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM CDT
  • Where: Komé, 5301 Airport Boulevard ##100, Austin, Texas 78751
  • More Information: https://www.facebook.com/events/1273493336145869/

Cinco de Mayo Brunch!

Sunday Funday Brunch celebrating Cinco de Mayo! Sunday, May 5th starting at 11am-3pm (Drink specials all day until midnight) $4 Pacifico Draft $6 Frozen Margaritas Resident DJ kidGorilla 21 and up only, dog friendly

  • When: Sunday, May 5, 2019 at 11 AM – 3 PM CDT
  • Where: Revelry Kitchen + Bar, 1410 E 6th St, Austin, Texas 78702
  • More Information: https://www.facebook.com/events/2173924129342608/

2019 Mother’s Day Market

Join us for our 4th annual Mother’s Day Market! We’ve invited in a few of our favorite vendors (that we know your moms will love) to celebrate all the incredible women we know! From goodies we know will surely wow your mom this Mother’s Day, to treating the other mom’s in your life to something fun, this is one of the markets you are not going to want to miss! You can even D.I.Y. something special for mom at our D.I.Y. station!

  • When: Sunday, May 5, 2019 at 1 PM – 4 PM CDT
  • Where: The Paper + Craft Pantry, 1023 Springdale Road, Building 6B, Austin, Texas 78721
  • More Information: https://www.facebook.com/events/581452615674500/

Tequila Cocktail Workshop

Join us for Cinco de Mayo at our East Austin studio! At this get-together, you will learn how to prepare, measure and mix three delicious tequila based cocktails! (Professional bar tools will be provided during the workshop!) Light festive bites will be served, and you’ll take home recipes, a shopping list for bar tools and inspiration for your next gathering. Cost is $50/person; 21+ only.

  • When: Sunday, May 5, 2019 at 12 PM – 5 PM CDT
  • Where: REVELRY, 902 East 5th Street, Unit 105, Austin, Texas 78702
  • More Information: https://www.facebook.com/events/333834577365118/

Secrets to Meditation in Austin – An Introduction to the Happiness Program

Discover the Easy, Effective Approach to Meditation Through Breath, That’s Helping Millions Around the World! Mind Mastery: Get insights on how to stay skilfully peaceful and positive, even through challenging times. Breathing Techniques: Learn the science-backed ‘Bellows Breath’ to boost your energy, calm your mind and reduce stress. Unique Guided Meditations: See how to fully relax and let go, even if meditation has never “worked for you” before.

  • When: Sunday, May 5, 2019 at 3:30 PM – 5 PM CDT
  • Where: Super 8 Motel, 3120 Montopolis Drive, Austin, Texas 78744
  • More Information: https://www.facebook.com/events/331499140893295/

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