Get ready, foodies and music lovers! Hot Luck Fest is making its grand return to Austin on Memorial Day Weekend, from May 23 to May 26, for its sixth edition. This year promises to be bigger and better than ever, with exciting new events added to the lineup. Tickets are now available starting today, March 5, at 10 a.m. CST, exclusively at

Founded by the culinary geniuses Aaron Franklin of Franklin Barbecue, James Moody of Guerilla Suit, and Mike Thelin of Feast Portland, Hot Luck Fest offers a unique experience that feels more like a cozy family gathering than a typical music and food festival. It’s where some of the most talented chefs, cooks, and musicians from all over come together to create unforgettable memories.

Hot Luck taco
Hot Luck taco – Credit, Hayden Walker

Giddy Up at Mohawk

Thursday, May 23 – Kicking off the festival with a bang, Thursday night’s exclusive Whole Enchilada pass event, Giddy Up, is a taco lover’s dream come true. Hosted by the Taco Mafia Crew at Mohawk, this taco welcome party promises to tantalize your taste buds with the best tacos in downtown Austin. Plus, indulge in sweet treats from Sarah Lim of OMG Squee. Note: This event is only accessible via the Whole Enchilada full weekend pass.

Hot Luck Fest drinks

Hot Luck Supper Club at Fair Market

Friday, May 24 – Introducing the newest addition to the lineup, the Hot Luck Supper Club! Step back in time to the golden age of supper clubs at Fair Market, where you’ll be treated to a night of nostalgic comfort food with a chef-driven twist. Indulge in classic American cuisine reimagined by some of the finest chefs around the country. Note: This event is included in the Whole Enchilada Ticket Package, with individual tickets also available.

Turkey and the Wolf Pop-Up at Uptown Sports Club

Saturday, May 25 – Join a special pop-up event featuring Mason Hereford, the acclaimed chef behind New Orleans’ beloved sandwich shop, Turkey and the Wolf. Indulge in his signature specialty sandwiches at Uptown Sports Club from 11 a.m. until sold out.

Al Fuego at Wild Onion Ranch

Saturday, May 25 – Experience the ultimate celebration of flame and flavor at Al Fuego, Hot Luck’s main event. Set against the picturesque backdrop of Wild Onion Ranch, this outdoor extravaganza showcases the best in open-air cooking styles. Prepare for a culinary journey unlike any other, featuring meticulously crafted dishes from a lineup of top chefs. Note: This event is included in the Whole Enchilada Ticket Package, with individual tickets also available.

Camp Sunnyside at Wild Onion Ranch

Sunday, May 26 – Wrap up the weekend with Camp Sunnyside, our brand-new Sunday event. Join us for the grandest campfire brunch you’ve ever experienced, complete with all your favorite comfort foods served in a relaxed outdoor setting. Note: This event is included in the Whole Enchilada Ticket Package, with individual tickets also available.

Hot Luck Cara Caulkins
Hot Luck – Cara Caulkins – Credit, Hayden Walker


Get your tickets now and experience the full spectrum of Hot Luck Fest 2024:

  • Whole Enchilada Ticket Package: $595 for adults, $200 for 13- to 20-year-olds, $100 for kids 12 and under, $1,095 for the Whole Enchilada Family Pass (two adults and two kids).
  • Individual Tickets: Available for select events starting from $175.

Don’t miss your chance to be part of the most intimate and unforgettable festival experience in Austin. Grab your tickets now at before they’re gone!