Thanksgiving is known for turkey, stuffing, and pumpkin pie, but this year, don't just get your fill at the dinner table--head out to enjoy some live music! Give thanks for the performers you love with tickets to the hottest tour in town, whether it's chart-topping pop stars or acclaimed alternative bands. Austin has plenty for you no matter your taste, so get your tickets and enjoy a long holiday weekend the best possible way.
Tegan and Sara
Nov. 15 and 16 @ 7 p.m.
Paramount Theatre - 713 Congress Ave., Austin, TX 78701
Sister duo Tegan and Sara's Con X tour rolls on, celebrating the 10th anniversary of the iconic album The Con--and they'll have two nights in Austin on Nov. 15 and 16 at the Paramount. The tour features the sisters playing an acoustic version of the album, followed by fan favorites. Tickets are on sale now, ranging from $25 to $50. A portion of ticket sales will benefit the Tegan and Sara Foundation, which fights for economic justice, health, and representation of LGBTQ girls and women.
Nov. 15 and 16 @ 8 p.m.
The Moody Theater - 310 Willie Nelson Blvd., Austin, TX 78701
Tegan and Sara aren't the only ones hitting Austin two nights in a row--alternative band alt-J is, as well, playing The Moody Theater on Nov. 15 and 16, with the latter date falling a week before Thanksgiving. They'll have support from Marian Hill. Tickets are on sale now, and the tour will feature exclusive merchandise to benefit the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), the country's largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to helping improve life for millions of Americans affected by mental illness through advocacy, education, support, and public awareness.
Los Lonely Boys
Nov. 17 @ 8 p.m.
Antone's Night Club - 305 E 5th, Austin, TX 78701
Nov. 18 @ 7:30 p.m.
Stubb's Waller Amphitheater - 801 Red River, Austin, TX 78701
Enjoy a night out right before Thanksgiving with co-headliners Enrique Iglesias and Pitbull performing on Wednesday, Nov. 22 at the Frank Erwin Center on the second leg of their tour. They'll be joined by special guests CNCO, a boy band on the rise who started on Univisión's musical competition "La Banda" and have been nominated for Best New Artist at next month’s Latin GRAMMY Awards. Tickets are on sale now, ranging from $39.95 to $159.95. Want to know what to expect from the show? Check out our review of the Los Angeles tour stop.