Use apps to help you prepare for sxsw. Apps will be your essential guide to what to see during the music, film, and interactive portions of the festival along with how to get there, what to bring, and how to get into RSVP events.


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    Find the best places to eat, drink, shop or visit.

    4.2 Ratings 582K+ Reviews 10M+ Downloads


    • This first came on the scene in 2009 and is a great help navigating through SXSW. Not only can you find places of interest, but you can see where 100s of people are checking in at the same time, it might mean a pop-up concert is going on you should join.

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    Store & restaurant delivery in under an hour! Order food, snacks & groceries.

    4.8 Ratings 254K+ Reviews 1M+ Downloads


    • If you want to skip getting food and have it brought right to you instead, you can use Favor in Austin to get whatever food you want to be delivered. Forget going out for food and wasting 30 minutes, now you can eat comfortably anytime.

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    SXSW® GO - Official 2020 Mobile Event Guide presented by Showtime

    3.8 Ratings 3K+ Reviews 100K+ Downloads


    • SXSW is an absolutely massive event, so if you're planning on going in 2020 you should be gearing up now. You can use the official app to schedule all of the conferences and artists you don't want to miss when you get there.

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