Austin City Limits Festival goes down this weekend and an incredible lineup is in store featuring Tame Impala, Leon Bridges, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Father John Misty, The Strokes and many, many more.
For those not attending ACL, there’s still plenty of festivities taking place downtown. Spend your Saturday at Ditch The Fest Fest an affair for “everyone who doesn’t have tickets to ACL but wants to hang out and has appetite for music,” says event organizers Raw Paw. “We welcome everyone to come hear some great bands working hard in our city!”
Celebrating its 5th year, Ditch The Fest Fest puts local acts front and center including Sphynx, Chipper Jones, Caterwaulrus, Mobley, Cordouroi, The Deer and many more. Drop by and support some of Austin’s brightest local acts!
Ditch The Fest Fest
When: Saturday, October 3rd & October 10th, 2pm-2am
Where: Empire Control Room & Garage
What: 25 badass local bands each day
Cost: $10 all day & all ages