House of Vans, travels back to Austin, Texas for the fourth consecutive year to reunite with music venue, The Mohawk, during the 2017 SXSW Music Festival. House of Vans at The Mohawk will come to life with two eclectic days of music and special events in partnership with Sound on Sound Fest, Eventbrite, Fake Shore Drive, and the Paradigm Agency March 15 – 16.
Vans presents it’s official SXSW Music Showcase opening night, bringing a diverse range of talent to the iconic Mohawk stage. Psych-rock legends The Black Angels, electronic-synthpop Polica, and burgeoning hip hop artist Denzel Curry will highlight the genre diverse makeup of House of Vans musical performances. Vans’ unique music curation will also take shape through a special line-up dedicated to the newly opened House of Vans Chicago. Chicago hip hop blog, Fake Shore Drive, will join Vans to curate a lineup showcasing a range of local Midwest talent on March 16. Sound On Sound Fest, Eventbrite and the Paradigm Agency round out the music events with day parties during the two-day showcase.
New for 2017, Vans invites the public to daily House of Vans Workshops at 2 p.m and 4 p.m. where guests can create their very own DIY pinhole cameras to capture special moments from SXSW. Sign ups will take place in person during the festival. House of Vans at the Mohawk will also host a photography retrospective that highlights photos taken at House of Vans locations nationwide, by photographers Jonathan Mehring, Bryan Derballa, Ashley Osborn, Ryan Kobane and Laura June Kirsch.
- All badge holders are welcome to the House of Vans at The Mohawk night showcases.
- Every day party is FREE and open to the public.
There is no official House of Vans RSVP and RSVP through presenters does not guarantee admittance. All shows are subject to capacity; please arrive early to the venue.
House of Vans at Mohawk
912 Red River Street at 10 Avenue