The Austin Chronicle and Austin Independent Business Alliance present:

Austin by Austin

A celebration of local businesses and creative communities during SXSW, March 11-19, 2017

Enjoy our city’s
• iconic neighborhoods
• creative communities
• local businesses

Kickoff: Saturday, March 11
Free shuttle bus, special events, vintage shops, live music, art installations, maker offerings, famous food dishes, specialty brews, deep discounts
Don’t miss rapper SaulPaul as he creates a new song on the spot for AXA from each of the three featured IBIZ districts: Wheatsville Co-op in North Drag, Tiny Pies in Lo-Burn, and Joe’s Amps and Magnecord Studios in North Loop!
The party doesn’t stop on Saturday – AIBA members in these three IBIZ districts, as well as all over Austin, will host events and exhibits throughout the full 10 days of SXSW.
Burnet Road, from 44th to North Loop
A 5000 Burnet
Saturday, March 11
Live music starting at 2pm: Steady Shakes, 2pm; Bliss Spiller, 3pm; No, I’m the leader, 4pm; Ganesha, 5pm; the Instruments, 6pm; Dayeater, 7pm; Naga Brujo, 8pm; the Boleys, 9pm. Beverages from King Liquor. Donation-based parking provided by Mattress Firm. Proceeds go to Foster Angels of Central Texas.
5000 Burnet Rd.
B Charlotte’s Fiesta Flowers
March 11-19
Come by and get a free (green) carnation to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day! Mention The Austin Chronicle for a 20% discount off your order.
4404 Burnet Rd.
C Sue Patrick
March 11-19
Austin snowglobes on special – take home a gift for your family!
5222 Burnet Rd. #150
D Ambrose Vin Taj
March 11-19
20% off all merchandise over $35.
5200 Burnet Rd. #2
E Blue Star Kitchen + Bar
March 11-19
Join “HOOCH” app and receive a free signature cocktail. $1 Lone Stars and $2 LoBurn Root Beer Bacon Jam Sliders offered Mon.-Sat., 3pm-7pm.
4800 Burnet Rd. Ste. C-300
F Feats of Clay
Saturday, March 11
Offering a 10% discount storewide.
4630 Burnet Rd.
G Haute House Lash & Beauty Bar
March 11-19
$25 Dry Style with Brianna, March 6-18 – includes braids, half up half down, or pony tail styles that are perfect for withstanding the Austin heat during SXSW! Original works by local artist Adam Ziskie on display at the salon.
4410 Medical Pkwy.
H SparkleKids
Saturday, March 11
Face painting for the kiddos while you shop Austin’s best children’s upscale resale clothing.
4800 Burnet Rd.
I Spectacle Eye Design
March 11-19
15% off eyeglasses or sunglasses and services.
4800 Burnet Rd.
J Tiny Pies
Saturday, March 11
Rapper SaulPaul creates a new song on the spot and live streams from their Burnet Road location.
Tuesday, March 14
Stop by for specials on Pi Day! Pie paintings from local artist Debbie Little Wilson on display through March 31 at both locations.
5035 Burnet Rd. & 2032 S. Lamar
K Top Drawer Thrift
Saturday, March 11, 10am-2pm
49th Street flea market of independent vendors with free beer (must be 21+) and music while you shop.
March 11-19
25% off everything in store for badge and wristband holders.
4902 Burnet Rd.
North Loop
North Loop, from Avenue H to Chesterfield
A Joe’s Amps
March 11-19
Enjoy live music and tour the vintage Magnecord Studios at Joe’s Amps.
5214 Avenue F
B Revival Vintage
Saturday, March 11, noon-6pm
Live music, showcase and sale of local artisans. Complimentary beer for 21+.
Sunday, March 12, 10am-4pm
Revival Sunday Market with vintage, jewelry, handmade, modern craft, body products, and original art. Live DJ and complimentary Bloody Marys, 21+.
100-I W. North Loop
C Apparition Skateboards
March 11-19
Stop by for specials on shoes, shop skateboards with artwork from local Ben Beyer, and view works by other local artists.
119 E. North Loop
D Ermine Vintage
March 11-19
20% off all winter clothing.
E Forbidden Fruit
Saturday, March 11, 2pm-4pm
Enjoy music on the roof by RIIL Chemistry and Psychoderks.
March 11-19
In-store gallery featuring the erotic art and photography of Ricardo Acevedo.
108 E. North Loop
F Room Service Vintage
March 11-19
Featuring resident graphic designer and muralist Cory White of Unseen Species label and offering hand-printed graphic tees for sale. Also providing drinks and snacks for shoppers.
107 E. North Loop
G Vulcan Video
March 11-19
Check out the local filmmakers' section and they’re offering a Buy 1, Get 1 Free DVD.
100-A W. North Loop
North Drag
Guadalupe, from 29th to 32nd
A I Luv Vintage
March 11-19
Enjoy free beer while shopping through 40 amazing vendors, and witness the creation of 60-ft. art mural by Nathan Nordstrom and guests. Check out more works by Nathan on Instagram @slokeone and at
2915 Guadalupe
B Malvern Books
March 11-19
10% off all Malvern Books T-shirts & mugs. Offering a fine selection of books, chapbooks, and cards from local writers and local publishers.
613 W. 29th
C Oat Willies
March 11-19
Offering 10% off portable vaporizers.
617 W. 29th
D Spider House
Saturday, March 11 noon-4pm
All vinyl DJ set and art shown by Austin legend and Spider House mainstay Jason Austin. Also featuring the work of the talented local graffiti artist Justin Prince on the west wall of the building.
2908 Fruth
E Wheatsville Food Co-op
Saturday, March 11, noon-4pm
Music from Yes Ma’am Brass Band, Austin Community Steelband and more! Rapper SaulPaul creates a new song on the spot and live streams from the store.
3101 Guadalupe
Other Participants
More of our favorites
A Emojis Grilled Cheese (blue truck)
March 11-19
Artist call for skilled individuals to “doodle” on chalkboard truck.
1165 Angelina St.
B Counter Culture Restaurant
March 11-19
Group art show featuring “Cats” by all local artists.
2337 E. Cesar Chavez
C Creative Clothes & Counter
March 11-19
10% off all record clocks by local artist Lauren Jahnke, handmade locally sourced wood coaster sets by Brian Lindberg, and pottery by local artist Frances Osborne.
6800 West Gate Blvd. #137
D Flashback Vintage
March 11-19
10% off vintage clothing.
E Frond Plant Shop
Saturday, March 18
Leather goods pop-up shop and party.
507-A W. Mary
F Gallery One Point Fashion
Saturday, March 11, 1pm-8pm
Sip, Shop, Create series featuring local Austin artists and artwork. Originals and prints available for purchase. Tickets available on their Facebook page.
6406 N. I-35 #2250
G Hat Box
Saturday, March 11
Featuring ​their in-house creatives and talented team of haberdashers offering free custom shaping for any of their in-house line hats – The Hatbox ​Stampede Collection​.
704 Congress
H Live Oak Brewing
Saturday, March 11
The final performance of the fifth installment of an 11-month, site-specific dance project called 11:11 by Jennifer Sherburn. Featuring a series of dances in a variety of locations including the brewhouse and one of Live Oak's shady beer gardens. Food trucks on-site. Event details and tickets can be found at
1615 Crozier Ln., Del Valle
I Marigold – Gateway to India
Saturday, March 11, 11am-6pm
Henna tattoo artists on-site offering a unique experience to adorn yourself in this ancient art form. Entry is free. Henna costs vary based on size and detail.
2200 S. Lamar
J Mona Lisa's Closet
Saturday, March 11, 11am-4pm
Trunk Show featuring jewelry artist Ellen Hunt, collections from 20+ artists available for purchase, and refreshments!
3703 Kerbey Ln.
K Tapestry Dance Company
Saturday, March 11, 6-7:30pm
Tapestry Dance invites you to join their Tap Jam! Bring your tap shoes and jump in, or watch and enjoy live music and raffle drawings. Raffle prizes include works from local artists, Kendra Scott jewelry, and more.
4544 S. Lamar
Free Shuttles! Saturday, March 11
Hop on/hop off service! Look for the pink AO Tours vans with AXA logos.
Downtown Shuttle
Running every 45 min. from 11:30am-6pm.
Stops at:
Wild About Music
615 Congress
Spider House Ballroom
Corner of 29th & Fruth
District Shuttle
Noon-6pm. Running on a loop every hour.
Stops at:
Spider House Ballroom, corner of 29th & Fruth
Pick up first shuttle at noon
North Loop, 120 E. North Loop
Pick up first shuttle 12:15pm
Lo-Burn, 5000 Burnet Rd.
Pick up first shuttle 12:30pm
Back to Spider House at 12:45pm

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