With the weather warming up and summer just around the corner, there’s never been a better time to explore all the great events around Siena Round Rock. From outdoor concerts and markets to art shows and film festivals, the area is alive with activity and excitement. Discover some of the best events happening this May!
THEATRE AND SHOWS
May 3, 2023 | ACL LIVE AT MOODY THEATRE – THE MOODY THEATER, 310 W WILLIE NELSON BLVD, AUSTIN, TX 78701
Tom Jones has been entertaining audiences for over six decades, and his music has transcended generations. He has sold over 100 million records worldwide and has won numerous awards, including a Grammy and an MTV Video Music Award. His powerful voice, energetic performances, and undeniable charisma have made him one of the most beloved and iconic performers in the industry.
So, if you’re a fan of Tom Jones or just love great music, don’t miss your chance to see him live at ACL Live at Moody Theatre on May 3, 2023. It’s sure to be a night to remember!
May 4, 2023 | STUBBS BARBQ – 801 RED RIVER ST, AUSTIN, TX 78701
Lil Wayne has made a name for himself as the greatest rapper of our time. He has sold over 10 million albums, won multiple Grammy awards and has been nominated for eight more. With an electrifying stage presence, this artist can entertain crowds of any size with his energetic and honest lyrics. Don’t pass up on this concert – it’s going to be huge!
May 9, 2023 | SCOTT INN – 1133 E 11TH ST, AUSTIN, TX 78702
Enjoy the signature blend of indie rock and folk-inspired sounds from the Brighton-based band that promises to deliver an unforgettable performance here in Austin. Fans can expect to hear some of their favorite tracks from Lovejoy’s debut EP, “Are You Alright?,” including their hit single “Call Me What You Like,” as well as some new material that is sure to impress. The group’s dynamic performances and infectious energy will undoubtedly leave the audience captivated and craving more. It’s an event not to be missed!
May 14, 2023 | MOODY CENTER ATX – ROBERT DEDMAN DRIVE 2001, AUSTIN, TX 78712
When it’s time to rock out, look no further than The Cure! They are making a spectacular return to perform in America for the first time since their 2019 tour. Watch as this legendary band performs live, which will be sure to be an unforgettable experience. Together with punk and indie rock band The Twilight Sad, you’re sure to have a memorable concert experience!
May 20, 2023 | EMPIRE CONTROL ROOM – 606 EAST 7TH ST, AUSTIN, TX 78701
For over three decades, The Bouncing Souls have remained united as a punk rock band from New Jersey, an impressive feat in an industry that often sees groups come and go. Although they take a DIY approach to their music, they have found success with help from major record labels and commercial radio. Make sure you mark your calendars, the band is embarking on a tour in celebration of their legacy.
May 25, 2023 | MOODY AMPITHEATRE – WATERLOO PARK, TRINITY STREET 1401, AUSTIN, TX 78701
Charlie Puth fans in Austin are in for a treat, as the pop superstar is set to bring “The Charlie Live Experience” tour to the city’s Moody Ampitheater this May. The concert promises to be a night of unforgettable performances, featuring Puth’s biggest hits. Fans can look forward to hearing Puth’s soulful voice and impressive range in person, as he takes the stage to deliver an electrifying show.
May 27-28, 2023 | DELL HALL – LONG CENTER, 701 W RIVERSIDE DR, AUSTIN, TX 78704
Bluey’s Big Play promises to be a fun and interactive experience for children and families alike. The show will incorporate music, dance, and audience participation, ensuring that everyone is engaged and entertained throughout. With its heartwarming themes and engaging storytelling, it’s sure to be a hit with young audiences. Don’t miss your chance to join in on the fun!
SHOWS, RACES, and FESTIVITIES
PECAN STREET FESTIVAL – Spring 2023
May 6 & 7, 2023 | 525 E. 6TH STREET, AUSTIN, TX, 78701
The Pecan Street Festival is a popular arts and crafts festival held in downtown Austin, Texas, featuring vendors, live music, food, and activities. It is a beloved Austin tradition that showcases the city’s vibrant community and provides an opportunity for artists and businesses to connect with new customers. With its unique handmade items, local cuisine, and live music performances, the Pecan Street Festival is a must-see event for anyone visiting or living in Austin.
May 13, 2023 | MOODY CENTER ATX – ROBERT DEDMAN DRIVE 2001, AUSTIN, TX 78712
The iHeartRadio Country Festival in Austin is a must-see event for country music fans. It features top country music performers from around the world, along with fun activities, food, and drinks. The festival has a friendly and welcoming atmosphere, making it a great way to enjoy live music and connect with fellow fans. Revealed part of the lineup are Daytime Village, Carly Pearce, Elle King, Justin Moore, Sam Hunt and so much more! Get ready to put on your cowboy boots and have a great time!
May 19-20, 2023 | The Concourse Project – 8509 Burleson Road, Austin, TX 78719
The Seismic Dance Event in Austin is a fun and energetic electronic dance music festival that brings together top DJs from around the world. The festival features multiple stages and immersive experiences, making it a must-see event for EDM fans. With a friendly and welcoming atmosphere, it’s a great way to enjoy live music featuring DJ Hanzel, Coco & Breezy, Hot since 82 and more. Get ready to feel the beat and dance your way!
May 21, 2023 | WANDERLUST WINE COMPANY – 702 SHADY LANE AUSTIN, TX 78702
The Mimosa Fest in Austin is a fun and festive event featuring delicious mimosas, tasty food, and live music. It’s a great way to enjoy a sunny day with friends while sipping on refreshing drinks and trying out local cuisine. There are also live music performances throughout the day, adding to the festive atmosphere. Get ready to sip, savor, and socialize at this must-attend event!
May 25 – 28, 2023 | Various Locations
The Hot Luck Food & Music Festival is a unique event that takes place over the course of four days in Austin, Texas. Featuring top chefs from around the world serving up their delicious creations, along with live music performances from local and national artists. Get ready to indulge in some of the best food and music Austin has to offer!
May 26 – Aug 11, 2023 | Hartman Concert Lawn – 701 W. Riverside Drive, Austin, TX 78704
The Drop-In Summer Concert Series in Austin is a fun and free outdoor music event that takes place in various locations throughout the city. The concert series features a diverse lineup of local musicians and bands, playing everything from rock and pop to country and blues. There’s also a variety of food and drink vendors, providing a range of tasty options to keep you fueled and refreshed throughout the event.
May 2023 (For Further Announcement) | Mohawk – 912 Red River St, Austin, TX
The Quesoff: Cheese Festival in Austin is a cheesy, delicious, and fun event that celebrates all things cheese. This annual festival brings together some of the best restaurants, chefs, and food vendors in the city, all competing to see who can create the most mouthwatering and creative cheese dishes. So grab your friends, bring your appetite, and get ready to taste some of the best cheese creations in Austin!
May 5-7, 2023 | 3507 CHAPMAN LANE, AUSTIN, TEXAS
The Republic of Texas Biker Rally in Austin is a thrilling event that brings together thousands of bikers from across the country. This three-day festival features live music performances, stunt shows, bike displays, and a variety of other biker-related activities.
With a wide range of vendors, food trucks, and merchandise booths, the Republic of Texas Biker Rally is a great way to experience the unique biker culture and lifestyle. Whether you’re a seasoned biker or simply looking for a fun and exciting way to spend the weekend, this event is sure to deliver an unforgettable experience.
May 29, 2023 | Downtown Austin, Texas (See Course)
The CapTex Tri in Austin is a fun and challenging triathlon event that attracts athletes from all over the world. This annual event features a half-mile swim in Lady Bird Lake, a 15-mile bike ride through the heart of the City, and a 5-kilometer run around the Butler Park.
Whether you’re looking to push yourself to new limits or simply want to enjoy a fun and active day out with friends and family, the CapTex Tri is a fantastic event to be a part of. So mark your calendars, train hard, and get ready to join the thousands of other athletes for a day of swimming, biking, and running in beautiful Austin, Texas!
May 17, 2023| 2001 Robert Dedman Drive, Austin, TX 78712
All Elite Wrestling: Dynamite & Rampage in Austin is an action-packed, must-see event for wrestling fans. Featuring some of the biggest names in professional wrestling, this show promises to deliver high-energy, adrenaline-fueled entertainment that will keep you on the edge of your seat.
From large-scale festivals to intimate performances, cultural experiences, and more, there’s always something new to discover. We hope this list was of any help planning your adventure in this vibrant city. So get ready to mark your calendars, because May is going to be a month full of fun, excitement, and memories to last a lifetime!