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Texas Monthly SXSW ’18 Kickoff Party

March 9, 2018 — Austin, TX

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Over 500+ guests celebrated with us at this year’s SXSW Kickoff party hosted at YETI Flagship store in Austin. The night featured live performances by Emily WolfeJamestown RevivalThe Last Bandoleros, and special surprise guest Robert Earl Keen! A big shout out to our sponsors, Gentleman’s Jack, Gibson, Lonestar, MyMusic RX, Destination Panama City, Wheatley Vodka, and YETI  who helped us put on an amazing start to SXSW ’18!

For more event photos, click here!


Was there be ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
Yes, you had to be 21+ to enter.

When was the event?
Friday March 9, 2018  @ 7:30pm – 11pm

Where was the event?
YETI Flagship Store @ 220 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704

Did I need a SXSW badge to enter?
No. Badges are not required.

What did I need for entry into the event?
You will need your Eventbrite RSVP ticket with unique QR CODE for entry via a physical printout or pulled up on your mobile device. YOUR RSVP DOES NOT GUARANTEE ENTRY. Event is first come, first served based on capacity.

Was my RSVP transferable?
Sorry, RSVPs are not transferable.

Where do I park?
Parking validations for Hyatt Regency parking garage will given upon exiting the event. Garage entrance
located on Barton Springs near Congress Ave. ( Google Maps )

How do I sponsor the 2019 Texas Monthly Kickoff to SXSW Party?
For sponsorships, please email us at [email protected].

Email [email protected] and our team will get back to you.



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