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OUTDOOR STAGE ANNOUNCEMENTS: RAY LAMONTAGNE, COHEED AND CAMBRIA

Ray LaMontagne will headline the SXSW Outdoor Stage at Lady Bird Lake (800 Riverside Dr) next Thursday, March 17.

GAMES, COMICS & GEEK CULTURE

The 2016 SXSW Guest Pass offers an extensive lineup of events, including Outdoor Film Screenings, Music Gear Expo, SX Create, and more. One of the highlights of the Guest Pass program is SXSW Gaming, the ultimate convergence of everything gaming and geek culture. With hundreds of SXSW Gaming events, there's never a dull moment.

Intocable to Perform on the SXSW Outdoor Stage at Lady Bird Lake

SXSW is proud to announce the SXAméricas All Latino Showcase on Saturday, March 19, at the SXSW Outdoor Stage at Lady Bird Lake, featuring Intocable, Grupo Fantasma, and more! Gates will open at 12:00PM.