Relax on Black Friday at these Austin Events!
Does Black Friday have you stressing already? Fret not! Take the day off and check out these awesome events instead!
The Blue Genie Art Bazaar is a unique holiday art show open again for it’s 15th year in Austin!. The Bazaar, opening November 27th, features handmade artwork & gifts from over 200 local & regional artists – with a portion of proceeds going to Make-A-Wish® Foundation. Parking & admission are FREE of charge!
Skip the shopping mall crowds and check this annual craft fair happening on 8th St. In additional to gifts, crafts, and art, there will be kids activities hosted by the Amala Foundation, Ten Thousand Villages and Sanctuary Yoga. Come out and support local vendors!
This event is great for families looking to escape the usual craziness of Black Friday! Visit the Bob Bullock museum to make ornaments, souvenirs and crafts, play fun holiday games, and learn about the Story of Texas.
This year Record Store day falls on Black Friday. Go out to Waterloo Records and support the vinyl industry! There will be over a hundred limited release LPs - only available at Waterloo - coming out on Black Friday. From artists from Beck to Brian Wilson, this Austin event is one-of-a-kind.
Wrap a long Thanksgiving holiday with a trip to the theater! Parents and kids alike will love this live-action rendition of the winter favorite. Tickets start at $24 and there are also showings on the 28th and 29th.