Best SXSW Weird Events

Best SXSW Weird Events

SXSW Art Program - A Colossal Wave! By Marshmallow Laser Feast

- Create a virtual tidal wave and apocalyptic marine life forms in Marshmallow Laser Feast’s mixed reality experience, which explores Newton’s theories of cause and effect in today’s natural world.

Hugh Jackman's Laughing Man Cafe

Hello 'Stralia!  This has the very best of Australian innovation, film and music, as well as unique food, wine and tourism experiences.  Guests at AUSTRALIAHOUSE can enjoy world-class coffee from Hugh Jackman’s ‘Laughing Man Café’, premium Australian wine & cheese pairings. AUSTRALIAHOUSE will also feature TedX-style talks and interactive panels with some of Australia’s leading figures in film, space, music and philanthropic innovation.

Hello Kitty Cafe Truck

For a spot AWAY FROM DOWNTOWN, head to the domain for some special food.

Go March 17 for a special, one-day only appearance of the Hello Kitty Cafe Truck at 11410 Century Oaks Blvd. in the Domain. The outrageous van will offer limited edition treats and collectibles, including petit fours boxes, macaron sets, limited edition T-shirts, and signature bow headbands.


Give your Hermès silk scarves a colorful metamorphosis in Austin!  Hermèsmatic is a fun, complimentary service where you can update your vintage scarves via washing machines and dip-dying. Come visit with your Hermès scarves and give them an entirely new feel and look. You can also discover our one-of-a-kind dip-dyed silk collection!

Whether its denim blue, fuschia pink or intense violet, the choice is yours!

Friday, March 9th through Sunday, March 18th, 10:00am – 7:00pm, 1512 South Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78704