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Armadillo Christmas Bazaar – Day 9

Palmer Events Center, Austin, TX
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Armadillo Christmas Bazaar – Day 9
21 Dec
  • Location
  • Artists
  • Price
  • Palmer Events Center, Austin, TX
  • Melat, Ruthie Foster, and Sir Woman
  • $10-50

A star-studded music lineup is set for the 44th Armadillo Christmas Bazaar, a 12-day shopping destination and annual tradition for Austinites, running December 13-24 from 11am – 10pm at the Palmer Events Center, located at 900 Barton Springs Road, 78704. Featured musicians range from emerging stars to local legends, as well as Grammy winners. Armadillo’s intimate stage allows guests to experience Texas music all-stars in a rare holiday setting surrounded by friends and family. Sun Radio is the official radio station again this year, and will broadcast live from the Bazaar December 17th-23rd!


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2019 Armadillo Christmas Bazaar Music Lineup: Úlla, Gina Chavez, Dale Watson, Eliza Gilkyson, John Fullbright, Micky and the Motorcars, Hot Club of Cowtown, Peterson Brothers, Texicana Mamas, The Watters, Jeff Plankenhorn, Gary P. Nunn, Warren Hood, Redd Volkaert Band, Ray Wylie Hubbard, Suzanna Choffel, Shelley King, Marcia Ball’s Pianorama, Emily Gimble, Beat Root Revival, Jesse Dayton, Zach Person, Tomar and the FCs, Swimming with Bears, Mélat, Ruthie Foster, Sir Woman, Wood & Wire, Brothers of the Castle, CJ Chenier and the Red Hot Louisiana Band, Jackie Venson, Carolyn Wonderland, Robert Ellis – Texas Piano Man, Blazing Bows, Albert and Gage, Bill Kirchen.

Shorter hours on Christmas Eve won’t cut down on the family-friendly stage lineup. Closing at 8pm this evening, shoppers will still get a full day of activities and three special performances. The Blazing Bows kick off the day at 11:30am with Albert & Gage following on stage at 1pm and the unveiling of the 2020 Featured Art following their performance. Mid-Afternoon the 31st annual String-off competition helps keep Austin weird and fun. Christmas Eve at the Armadillo will close out in pure holiday fashion with Austin Legend Bill Kirchen playing two full set starting at 5pm and another at 6:30pm.

There is no better place to shop this season for art and gifts than the Armadillo Bazaar. Experience new additions including kid’s activities, an art concierge service and a shopping scavenger hunt all while listening to live music, sipping a craft beer or cocktail and enjoying food from local eateries.

The Armadillo Christmas Bazaar is open December 13-23, 11am – 10pm and December 24, 11am – 8pm at the Palmer Events Center, 900 Barton Springs Road, Austin, Texas 78704. Tickets are $10 for a single-day entry; available at the door, or in advance beginning September 24. For best value, purchase a season pass for $50, which allows for entry throughout the duration of the 12-day show. Free admission for children 12 and under. More information at ArmadilloBazaar.com.




Friday 12/13/19

12pm – Ulla

3pm – Gina Chavez

7pm – Dale Watson


Thursday 12/19/19

12pm – Emily Gimble

3pm – Beat Root Revival

7pm – Jesse Dayton


Saturday 12/14/19

12pm – Eliza Gilkyson

3pm – John Fullbright

7pm – Micky & The Motorcars


Friday 12/20/19

12pm – Zach Person

3pm – Tomar & The FC’s

7pm – Swimming With Bears


Sunday 12/15/19

12pm – Hot Club Of Cowtown

3pm – The Peterson Brothers

7pm – Texicana Mamas


Saturday 12/21/19

12pm – Melat

3pm – Ruthie Foster

7pm – Sir Woman

 Monday 12/16/19

12pm – The Watters

3pm – Jeff Plankenhorn

7pm – Gary P. Nunn


Sunday 12/22/19

12pm – Wood & Wire

3pm – Brothers Of The Castle (ft. members of Del Castillo)

7pm – CJ Chenier & The Red Hot Louisiana Band


Tuesday 12/17/19

12pm – Warren Hood

3pm – Redd Volkaert Band

7pm – Ray Wylie Hubbard


Wednesday 12/18/19

12pm – Suzanna Choffel

3pm – Shelley King

7pm – Marcia Ball’s Pianorama


Monday 12/23/19

12pm – Jackie Venson

3pm – Carolyn Wonderland

7pm – Robert Ellis-Texas Piano Man


Tuesday 12/24/19

12pm – Blazing Bows

3pm – Albert & Gage

7pm – Bill Kirchen



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