Almost anything goes at Fair Market—a one of a kind venue on the East side of Austin and just blocks from downtown. Not only is the location ideal, but this restored warehouse is a blank slate ready to bring your ideas to life! Fair Market has 16,000 square feet of interior space and an additional 15,500 square feet of outdoor space, perfect for making your monumental event come to life.
Brazos Hall is an old grain mill turned event space that has seen the likes of Prince, The Roots, Big Sean and many more. It’s versatile layout and decor lends itself to product launches and late night parties. The rooftop is one of the best in town! This stunning space is just blocks from the Convention Center and has restored wood floors, brick walls, and wood rafters, which makes it a one-of-a-kind space. With 8,400 square feet of indoor space and an additional 3,500 square feet on their roof top deck, this space makes your SXSW stand out from all the others.
Fill it with people, fill it with poker tables, fill it with booze. This industrial space is an awesome blank canvas just waiting for your touch. It features an open warehouse feel with exposed brick and concrete floors. The covered street level terrace adds additional space that is great for any sort of festival event. This location is right in the heart of things in downtown Austin—Congress Avenue.
Right smack in the heart of the Red River bar and live music scene, Cheer Up Charlie’s is true to its name and is one of the most cheerful, inviting, and beloved venues in Austin. A fun and quirky bar, partially built into the side of Central Texas Limestone, this venue attracts guests from all walks of life! Make your SXSW event stand out from the rest at Cheer Up Charlie’s!
Hotel Vegas is located on the extremely popular and hip East 6th Street. Along with its sister bar, Volstead, they offer a large back patio where they have rock bands perform nightly. This space can fit both intimate and large SXSW events—their indoor space holds 200 guests, but if you’ve got a lot more friends, spread out to the outside and invite over 800 guests.
When searching for the perfect SXSW venue, Lucille’s has an appeal that many other venues do not. Right in the heart of Rainey Street, Lucille's is different from any other Rainey Street bar with its sophisticated and sexy vibe -- no grunge here. Enjoy the beautiful Austin weather on Lucille’s back patio, lounge in one of the hammocks, play some of their fun outdoor games, or just relax in the shade!
So Swanky!! When you walk into Eberly, you quickly realize why it's the restaurant everyone is talking about in Austin. From its chic dining room and breathtaking design of "the Study" to the crown jewel, Cedar Tavern Bar. The Bar was imported from New York and is over 140 years old and is a magnificent sight to see. Don't forget the private dining room, which is a hidden gem behind the Cedar Tavern Bar. This space is perfect for your sophisticated SXSW event and will give your guests an unforgettable party.
Austin’s legendary recording studio has worked with top artists including Willie Nelson, Gary Clark, Jr., Sublime, Lorde and Bonnie Raitt, to name just a few….there was even a Kanye sighting a few years back! Claim your fame by hosting your awesome party at this historic spot. Right in the heart of South Congress but tucked away on Academy Drive, Arlyn Studios is the perfect place for a concert, party or showcase during SXSW, giving your event that exclusive VIP feel!
Revamped general store meets heavenly barbeque. This restaurant makes for a very gritty and delicious SXSW event, bringing to the table not only great food, but great atmosphere as well. You won’t want to miss this hot spot when thinking of cool vibes for your SXSW event.
Antone's has always been a haven for blues music in Austin. It originally opened on Austin’s infamous 6th Street by Clifford Antone on July 15, 1975. From its inception, his club has attracted a variety of influential musicians. For forty years, legendary musicians have found themselves on the stage at Antone’s and this establishment shows no signs of slowing down. Antone’s rich history makes it one of the best venues in Austin. Now located on East 5th Street, iconic Antone’s makes for a unique SXSW event space. With two floors of amazing space with a built-in stage, it’s the perfect SXSW showcase venue!
Want a venue that’s the heart and soul of Austin? Since 1951, Deep Eddy Cabaret is a bar that makes you feel as though you were born and bred in Austin. It’s a great place for an easy-going SXSW event for about 75-80 people. This Fall, come to the Deep Eddy Burger Bar where you can make your party come to life in one of Austin’s most iconic dives!
Trinity Hall is an old space made new again with awesome renovations. It’s large windows and white walls allow for your imagination to be the only limit. Whether you are to hosting a classy dinner, a late-night party, or exclusive concert, this space can embody whatever theme you are wanting.
Austin’s favorite margarita spot oozes Texas charm and fun. When coming to SXSW, this is the spot that badgeholders and party crashers just don’t want to miss. Their new and improved Pistol Patio has a big personality all its own. Make sure you have a legendary Autumn Water, too! Ranch 616 makes for the perfect party spot in the heart of West 6th Street district.
DB’s is in the heart of West 6th Street and home to the famous gnome, Dirty Bill. This dark and cool dive bar is the perfect space for your SXSW late night gig. While there, help yourself to the free vintage arcade games that keep you entertained throughout the night. The friendly staff make you feel like you’re one of the DB regulars!
All the quirkiness of Austin and all the fun of Texas! The Rattle Inn has everything you could ever want in a venue for SXSW—right off 6th Street, stage downstairs, open rooftop, rattlesnakes in cages—this bar is great for concerts, a whiskey lounge for up to 145 guests, covered patio in the front, and last but not least, the rooftop deck. The rooftop deck can hold over 300 guests with a spectacular view of Downtown Austin.
Part house, part garden, this cute bungalow is surrounded by lush gardens. This little east Austin gem is an event space unlike any other with white gravel, a covered patio and a spot to park a food truck—all you need to do is add some fabulous Panacea furniture and you have yourself an unforgettable SXSW experience that your guests won’t forget.
Fun and funky. Private and cool. This out of the way venue is truly a secret. This elusive space is located on East 7th Street. Rich with Victorian and classic touches, this space can be used for SXSW after parties or dinners. Don’t be discouraged by its mysterious website, you don’t want to miss out on booking this space for your event.
Add the rooftop of the Contemporary to your list of must-haves for a SXSW event. Beautiful view and a great location that is hard to beat. Want to have a concert? It isn’t hard to set up a stage at one end of the rooftop and add some lounge areas to bring the whole event together.
Nestled neatly by the Texas State Capitol, this event space has that Texas charm everyone craves from its ceilings to its floor. Not-so-secret rumors of being a brothel and a horse stable as well as a blacksmith, this space is sophisticated and gorgeous yet has that quintessential Austin feel. Palazzo Lavaca is a perfect SXSW Interactive showcase or event.
A little hidden enclave on East 4th Street, this dive bar and outdoor music venue is truly one of a kind in Austin. Throw a concert! Have a day party! Dance all night! This historic space gained internet fame when Tyler the Creator told fans to rush the stage, which resulted in his arrest. Scott Inn has 2 indoor bars and an outdoor bar. Perfect for your SXSW concert with 858 of your best friends!
Parking lots may seem like an odd place for an event but if you think about it, it’s kind of perfect. We have a vision and we would love to put it together for your awesome SXSW event.
Have your event under the Austin sky, day or night, at the parking lot on 4th and Colorado. It would be so easy to put together an unforgettable event in this prime location, especially with us at Autumn Rich & Co there to organize it for you.
Can you say speakeasy? No one would suspect that this building would be an event space. We love the anonymity that this space provides and we would love to plan your event here.