To prep for the fest, we’ve compiled a suggested list of parties by day. You can find all parties HERE. Remember! We can’t RSVP you to everything, so we’ve labeled all events that you need to DIY RSVP under “MANUAL” here. Got questions? Drop us a line and be sure to follow @RSVPster on Twitter for fest info.
FRIDAY, MARCH 11
What: Mobile Futures #MobileRitas Brunch
Where: Chupacabra Cantina, 400 E 6th St, 11AM
Details: Network with other mobile leaders, innovators and entrepreneurs.
RSVP (NOTE: Because this is a targeted event, you must RSVP yourself if you’d like to attend)
What: Mr. Robot Ferris Wheel (March 11-15)
Where: West 4th and Congress, All Day
Details: Mr. Robot is taking over the fest and turning it into the fsociety space, complete with a one-of-a-kind 100-foot Ferris wheel, hacker den and retro arcade.
What: Fast Company Grill (March 11-15)
Where: The Cedar Door, 201 Brazos St, 11AM
Details: The Fast Company Grill is an oasis from the noise, featuring five days of emerging tech demos, thought-provoking conversations, unparalleled networking opportunities, celebratory parties, and more. Join them to bring their 2016 Most Innovative Companies to life with a conversation including Samasource, Peloton and more. Go behind-the-scenes of “Shovel Buddies” featuring Bella Thorne, Kian Lawley, and AwesomenessTV’s Matt Kaplan. Complimentary cocktails and lunch daily.
RSVP (NOTE: This event sold out early)
What: The Des Moines Embassy (March 11-19)
Where/When: The Des Moines Embassy, E 6th & Red River
Details: The Interactive festival lineup on March 11 through 14 will feature Iowa Start-up Stories, an “Iowa Hour” hosted by the Iowa Economic Development Authority, networking, wine tasting mixers, Morning Healing Yoga Sessions presented by UnityPoint Health and more. The Music festival lineup from March 16 through 19 will feature bands from around the country
What: Mashable House (March 11-13)
Where/When: The Main, 610 E 6th St, 12PM-5PM
Details: Experience the “Internet of the Future”
What: Sizmek Sounds
Where: Maggie Mae’s, 323 E 6th St, 6PM
Details: Sizmek Sounds makes “work hard, play hard” come to life! A stone’s throw from the conference center and in the heart of Austin’s downtown bar scene, Sizmek Sounds takes place at Maggie Mae’s on 6th St. Let the Sizmek team host you for a night of live music, awesome cocktails, and rooftop partying.
RSVP: Badge Holders and Sizmek Clients only.
What: DNC Fundraiser with President Obama, performance by J. Cole, presented by whurley and will.i.aim
Where: Austin Music Hall, 208 Nueces St, Time: TBD
What: Hosted by Honest Dollar CEO whurley and Black Eyed Peas rapper/ producer will.i.am, the reception with President Obama will take place on Friday, March 11 in Texas at the Austin Music Hall.
Tickets: No RSVP for this event, tickets start at $250.
What: #ARCafterDark – Deloitte Digital Party
Where: Palm Door on Sixth, 508 E 6th St, 8PM-12AM
Lineup: RAC, Baio & Oberhofe
Details: On Friday and Saturday nights, we power down our Audience Reactive Composition (#ARC) and open up the Palm Door on 6th St. for #ARCafterDark. Join us for live music all night and free drinks. Although our party takes place in a future world we built from sound and light, it’s only a five-minute walk from the convention center and in the heart of downtown Austin. We’ve pulled together an outstanding collective of indie artists for both nights. But unlike other parties, these musicians aren’t just stopping by for their set. Throughout the day, our featured performers will be available and an integral part of the #ARC.
What: Umbel’s Data Disco featuring Bloc Party and Emily Bell
Where/When: ACL Live at the Moody Theater,310 W Willie Nelson Blvd, 8PM
Lineup: Bloc Party, Emily Bell
RSVP details: Fill out your contact details and tell us what type of music you like. Only one (1) ticket will be provided per unique email address. Each guest should RSVP with their own email address in order to make sure their spot is correctly reserved.
What: Capital One House, Night 1
Where/When: Antone’s Nightclub, 305 E 5th St 8PM
Lineup: White Denim, Rubblebucket, Sweet Spirit, DJ Manny
RSVP details: The event is open to the public but subject to capacity. Free admission, 21 and up every day.
RSVP (NOTE: You must RSVP yourself to this event)