Things to Do in Austin: A Bake Sale, A Gelato/Pastry Collaboration and the Roker Burger
August 22 – 26: The Roker Burger
Where: Shake Shack
S. Lamar, 1100 S. Lamar Blvd #2100, Austin, TX 78704
The Domain, 11228 Domain Drive, Austin, TX 78759
When: Monday, August 22 – Friday, August 26
How Much: Open to the public. Burgers available for purchase!
This one isn’t just a thing to do in Austin, but a thing to do across the whole nation!
This week, Shake Shack is teaming up with beloved NBC morning host, Al Roker, for a special limited burger to benefit the youth of America.
The burger is available this week only! So get to it and eat for a good cause.
August 27: Bake Sale At Barley Swine
Where: Barley Swine, 6555 Burnet Road, Ste. 400, Austin, TX 78757
When: Saturday, August 27, 10 a.m. until supplies last. (Get there early!)
How Much: Open to the public. Goodies available for purchase!
Austin’s own Pastry Queen, Susana Querejazu of Barley Swine and Odd Duck, is popping up at Barley Swine this Saturday for a special bake sale benefitting the Shoal Creek Conservatory. Attendees will find a variety of delicious Querejazu confections, such as croissants, danishes, cookies and more. Get there early. The Queen doth command it!
August 28: Dolce Neve and
LENOIR Pastry Collaboration
Where: Dolce Neve, 1713 S. 1st St., Austin, TX 78704
When: Sunday, August 28, 1 – 4 p.m.
How Much: Open to the public. Treats available for purchase!
This is definitely a great weekend for things to do in Austin if you love sweets.
Master gelatiers Dolce Neve and pastry chef extraordinaire, Thomas Calhoun of LENOIR, are teaming up for a unique collaboration this Sunday featuring a pastry cone filled with gelato and chocolate, as well as warm, fresh brioche paired with horchata gelato.
If there was ever a time to add that #foodporn hashtag to your social media repertoire, this would be it!