New this year, The Austin Chronicle is opening its "Best of Austin" issue celebration to the public and throwing the first-ever "Best of Austin" Market Party on Sunday, May 22 at Lustre Pearl South, 1-5pm.
The "Best of Austin" Market Party will celebrate the winners and finalists from this year's “Best of Austin” readers poll, and feature over 20 vendors and entertainers including DJs, on-site tattoos, comedians, drag performances, vintage shopping, home goods, and more. Attendees are encouraged to donate to the party’s nonprofit beneficiary, Austin Pets Alive!
Hang out, shop, and enjoy fun activities with the people, places, and businesses that make Austin such a special place to live!
Admission to the "Best of Austin" Market Party is free with RSVP. This event is all ages and dog-friendly.
Featured vendors at this year’s celebration include:
Amanda Deer Jewelry
Austin Books & Comics
Austin Hair Ink
Austin Pets Alive!
Barkin’ Creek Dog Kitchen & Bath
Buddah’s Brew Kombucha
Burlap & Twine
Creek and The Comedy Cave
Happy Clouds Smoke Shop
Jam Room ATX
Lucky Dog Tarot
Sugar Mama’s Bakeshop
Texas Farmers Market
…more coming soon!
Special performances throughout the day featuring live comedy from Angelina Martin, Avery Moore, Brian Gaar, Colton Dowling and Vanessa Gonzalez! Plus, DJ Chorizo Funk on the 1s and 2s and Drag Show by Brigitte Bandit!
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Winners from the "Best of Austin" poll along with Critics' Picks will be featured in The Austin Chronicle "Best of Austin" issue, on stands May 19.
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