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Frida Friday ATX: Holiday Pachanga

  • Austin Film Society 6406 N IH-35 Suite 3100 Austin, Texas 78752 (map)

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This holiday season It’s going down on a Friday AND a Saturday! For December, we’re thrilled to announce that your fave monthly Poderosa powered mercado will be serving TWO DAYS OF INDOOR FUN for you to shop and support your loca(l) economies. Join us at Austin Film Society for this Holiday Pachanga.

Friday night 12/21 6pm - 10pm 
Saturday 12/22 11am - 3pm 

Friday night lotería with:
Grandma Steven 

Saturday screening with:
The Tacos of Texas (stay tuned for details!) 

Music by: 
DJ Vanessa Burden 
DJ Mahealani and 
DJ Ella Ella 

Your chance to shop locally from our carefully curated featured artisans and creatives. We’re featuring over 40 shops in our second “Frida & friends” mercado. 

Food by:
Cool Beans (tamales) 
Luv Fats Ice Cream 
Tina’s Tortillas (to go!) 
Sweet Tsopelik (handmade Mexican candies) 
Elly’s Sweet Shop (panadería magia)
And more ... 

Plus, we’ll have some super fun photo opps, some amazing local orgs tabling, and we’re benefiting some amazing orgs this month (stay tuned for more info). 

Save the date and start inviting your familia/ comadres and sistar circle. We’ll be featuring our artists on this page through the next month so stay tuned to see who’s coming! 

Promotion partners include: 
ATX Latina Bloggers 
Nueva Latina
And more. 

Want to sponsor or help promote? We are currently accepting sponsorships. Please send a message to 

Interested in volunteering? Sign up here:

ABOUT our host: 
This two day mercado is a partnership with Austin Film Society! We are thankful for their support. 

Founded in 1985 by filmmaker Richard Linklater, the Austin Film Society’s mission is to empower our community to make, watch, and love creative media. For more info, visit

ABOUT Frida Friday ATX: 
Frida Friday ATX is Austin’s only monthly Womyn of Color centered marketplace. We promote alternative economies by centering and promoting self-identified WoC creatives. To learn more about our mercado and our additional programming, please visit: / @FridaFridayATX

Our special “Frida and friends” mercados still center WoC artisans but are open to all to apply. We wanted to create this special opportunities to welcome our friends, families and allies for the month! Thanks for supporting! 

Earlier Event: November 9
Frida Friday ATX Nov: Frida & Friends