Official Meow Wolf SXSW Events

Meow Wolf: Origin Story Documentary World Premiere

Saturday, March 10

9:15pm – 11:03pm @ Vimeo Theater

Learn More About the Documentary

Additional Screenings:
Monday, March 12
Alamo Lamar B @ 9:45pm – 11:33pm
Thursday, March 15
Alamo Lamar B @ 10:00pm – 11:48pm
Saturday, March 17
ZACH Theater @ 11:00am – 12:48pm

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Meow Wolf: Fractallage

Monday, March 12

Empire Control Room & Garage

Immersive Daytime Dance Party 12:00pm – 5:30pm
SXSW Music Showcase 7:30pm – 2:00am

An immersive playground installed throughout Empire by Meow Wolf artists with Austinites FTBDC Collective and Bild Art. From 12:00 to 5:30 pm, chill and be playful at Fractallage with afternoon drinks and music featuring Goldroom, Capyac, and Spoolius. 7:30 pm to 2:00 am, Fractallage kicks into a full-on SXSW showcase featuring Amara La Negra, Dan Deacon, Golden Dawn Arkestra, Lido Pimienta, Nnamdi Ogbonnaya, Nancy Whang, Corduroi, and more!

The Atrium VR Official Selection World Premiere

Tuesday, March 13 – Thursday, March 15

JW Marriott on the 4th floor
Press hours 10:00 to 11:00 a.m., open to the public 11:00a.m. to 6:00p.m.

Learn More About The Atrium

Meow Wolf’s first VR Experience, The Atrium, premieres at SXSW as an official selection of SXSW Virtual Cinema Program. The Atrium builds on the story of the acclaimed immersive exhibition, House Of Eternal Return and injects the virtual into physical reality through its custom haptic multiplayer installation.


Vince Kadlubek Speaking Engagements

Monday, March 12
12:30pm to 1:30pm
Full Body Immersive: The Future Of Fun (Badge Required)
Austin Convention Center Room 6AB at 500 E Cesar Chavez

Monday, March 12
3:30pm to 4:30pm
Encore: Full Body Immersive: The Future Of Fun (Badge Required)
Austin Convention Center Room 6AB at 500 E Cesar Chavez

Wednesday, March 14
11:00am to 12:15pm
Vince Kadlubek: Mentor Session: Meow Wolf Talk (Badge, RSVP Required)
JW Marriott “Salon 8”


Scavenger Hunt!

Friday, March 9 – Thursday, March 15

During a seven-day activity called Meow Wolf Outside, 250 contestants will be guided on a search for hidden characters via text messages, phone calls, hidden clues, and surreal events.

On day one, participants will be issued physical passports. The first to acquire the ink stamp of each hidden character and submit his or her passport for inspection wins a Lifetime Pass good for any Meow Wolf location from now until the sun burns out.


What is SXSW??

SXSW (South by Southwest) is an annual festival in Austin, TX that celebrates the expression and evolution of the interactive media and music industries. This years’ event will take place March 9-18 2018. South by Southwest has been helping creative people express their works since 1987.