Interactive: March 7–11  •  Film: March 7–15  •  Music: March 11–16

SXSW Lounges


Open to all registrants

Lounges - AT&T

The AT&T SXSW Lounge

March 6 // 1pm - 6pm
March 7 - 15 // 9am - 6pm
Austin Convention Center, 1st Floor (Near 4th St. & Neches entrance)

Take the opportunity to recharge yourself, your portable devices and see more of SXSW than you ever thought possible.

AT&T Digital Life Lounge

March 7 - 8 // 10am - 6pm
March 9 - 15 // 12pm - 7pm
6th St. & San Jacinto

The AT&T Digital Life display is equipped with a fully-functional AT&T Digital Life system to allow consumers a chance to experience the ease and convenience of Digital Life, AT&T’s home security and automation system.

Lounges - Chevrolet

Chevrolet Find New Roads Lounge

March 6 // 1pm - 6pm
March 7 - 15 // 9am - 6pm
Austin Convention Center, 1st Floor NW corner (Under escalators at 4th St. & Trinity)

Stop by the Chevrolet "Find New Roads" Lounge in the Austin Convention Center to relax and recharge your devices. Located inside the 4th and Trinity entrance of the Convention Center.

Lounges - Esurance

The Esurance Glove Box

March 6 // 1pm - 6pm
March 7 - 15 // 9am - 6pm
Austin Convention Center, 1st Floor (Near 4th St. & Trinity entrance)

The Esurance Fuel Lounge

March 7 - 15 // 12pm - 6pm
6th St. & Trinity

Up your access at SXSW with the Esurance Access Pass. Unlock prizes at The Glove Box, recharge at the Esurance Fuel Lounge, and get VIP access to this year’s hottest parties. Get #esuranceaccess.

Lounges - Miller Lite

Miller Lite Tap The Future Lounge

March 6 // 1pm - 6pm
March 7 - 11 // 9am - 6pm
Austin Convention Center, 1st Floor (Near the 3rd St. & Red River Entrance)

Stop by the Miller Lite Innovators station and apply for the 2014 Tap the Future® business plan competition. Then stick around for a Miller Lite happy hour and network with fellow entrepreneurs! It’s Miller Time!

Lounges - Subway


March 6 // 1pm - 6pm
March 7 - 15 // 9am - 6pm
Austin Convention Center, 1st Floor (Near 4th St. Entrance, between Trinity & Red River)

At SUBWAY we take pride in feeding your creativity. Come by the #SXSUBWAY Lounge to see how we have taken it to a new level with our latest innovation, Flatizza. Be on the lookout all around Austin, to try it for yourself.


SXSW Registrants Lounge presented by MOFILM

March 7 - 11 // 2pm - 7pm
March 12 - 15 // 4pm - 7pm
Brush Square Park (409 E 5th St)

The SXSW Registrants Lounge presented by MOFILM, located on the corner of 4th and Neches right in front of the Austin Convention Center, is the meeting place for SXSW registrants to network and grab a drink.

Lounges- The Samsung Experience

The Samsung Experience

March 8 - 15 // 10am - 6pm 333 E 2nd St

"The Samsung Experience" will once again be the destination for consumers to experience the latest Samsung devices in fun and interactive ways. The Galaxy Experience - located on Trinity and 2nd - will feature performances by up-and-coming artists, special events, surprise guests and much more.

Lounge - Social Good Hub presented by United Nation Foundation

SXSW Social Good Hub presented by United Nations Foundation

March 10 // 9am - 9pm
Bungalow (92 Rainey St)

The SXSW Social Good Hub brings together digital creatives, entrepreneurs, filmmakers and other SXSW attendees to focus on social change. Stop in to network with fellow registrants interested in the greater good or attend one of our special events to make an impact at SXSW.

SXSW Lounges - German Haus

German Haus

March 9 - March 13 // Open at 10am
Lucille (77 Rainey St)

The GERMAN HAUS is a joint venture of Germany and its creative centers Berlin and Hamburg.

Lounge - Casa Brasil

Casa Brasil

March 9 - March 13
Icenhauers (83 Rainey St)

Come for daily Brazilian Breakfast from 9am-10am and daily Daily Brazilian Churrasco (BBQ) from noon-2pm (March 10 - March 13).

SXSW Lounges - Game of Thrones

Game of Thrones®: The Exhibition, Presented by HBO Go®

March 7 - 11 // 9am - 9pm
Austin Music Hall (208 Nueces St)

Original costumes, weapons and more; an immersive virtual reality experience; and an opportunity to declare your favorite moments from the first three seasons on HBO GO®. Tune in to Season 4 premiering April 6 on HBO®.


Open to Platinum, Gold, Interactive and Film Registrants

Lounges - Oreo

The OREO Trending Vending Lounge

March 7 - 11 // 12pm - 7pm
SXSW Gold Urban Oasis (Trinity St. & Cesar Chavez)

OREO is tapping into real-time trends to offer you up a multitude of customized cookie and crème flavor combinations, instantly 3D-printed for your enjoyment. Come by to taste (and tweet about) your favorite flavor!

Lounge - indiegogo

Indiegogo Tech Café

March 7 - 11 // 11:00am - 4pm
102 Trinity St

The Indiegogo Tech Café is nestled across the street from the Austin Convention Center. Public Wi-Fi lounge, food trucks and drinks, so it’s a great spot to grab something to eat, catch up on work, demo innovative hardware from IGG Campaigners and hear the latest on all things Indiegogo.

Lounges- The Strain Transformation Station

The Strain Transformation Station

March 7 - 10 // 12:00pm - 6pm
MexicArte Museum (419 Congress Avenue)

Renew your energy, heighten your senses, and strengthen your body in our custom built recovery chambers that are designed to recharge your electronic devices while you recharge your body. Reserve your pod online at

SXSW FUN Lounge presented by FUNimation

March 7 // 1pm - 7pm
March 8-9 // noon - 8pm
Palmer Events Center, Second Floor, Meeting Room 1

Take a load off from all the hype of SXSW in the FUNimation Anime Lounge. Check out extended clips and full episodes of some of our hottest titles, side by side with awesome free swag while supplies last.

SXSW Lounges - Getty Images

Day Stage presented by Getty Images

March 7 - 11 // 9:30am - 6pm
Austin Convention Center, 4th Floor, Ballroom G

Come check out exciting content from some the leading names in the tech and entertainment communities. This welcoming spot is also a great place to jump on Wi-Fi, get some work done or meet up with friends. Also take a moment to meet the friendly faces from Getty Images, the world's leading provider of digital content.

Getty Images House

March 9 // 12pm-10pm
March 10-11 // 9:30am-10pm
Palm Door on Sabine (401 Sabine St)

Getty Images captures and creates content everywhere. From Ad Agency to Apartment. From Search to Social. From Lightbox to Living Room. Their only focus is bringing you the best imagery, videos and music from around the globe. Workplace to World Cup, they're there. Visit the Getty Images House to refuel and recharge, learn about their products and journey around the globe with their content.

SXSW Lounges - Roku

Roku Streaming Lounge

March 7 - 11 // 10am - 6pm
Austin Convention Center, 3rd Floor, RM 10C

Visit the Roku Streaming Lounge and check out the latest streaming devices from the maker of America's most popular streaming player. With more than 1,200 entertainment channels and 31,000 movies plus music, TV shows and news, there isn't a better place to nurse your hangover at SXSW.

Don't miss special celeb and artist appearances from ESPN football analyst and two-time NFL Pro Bowler with the Minnesota Vikings Robert Smith, WWE Hall of Famer Sgt Slaughter, Mindy Kaling of "The Mindy Project," Melissa Fumero and Stephanie Beatriz of "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" on FOX, artists Rixton, Sir Sly, Tori Kelly and the cast of Hulu's new original series, "Deadbeat." Get the details:

SXSW Lounges - The Credits

The Credits Lounge

March 7 - 11 // 10am - 5pm
Austin Convention Center, MR 1

Stop by The Credits Lounge to recharge and relax during SXSW Film & Interactive. The Credits is an online magazine that tells the story behind the story to celebrate our large and diverse creative film and television communities.

Holland House

March 7 - March 11 // 12pm - 8pm
Bar 96 (96 Rainey St)

SXSW Lounges - MVPindex

MVPindex SXsports Lounge

March 7 // 1-6pm
March 8-9 // 9am-6pm
The Driskill: Crystal Room

Like sports? Like social media? Then come see what’s happening in the MVPindex Sports Lounge. MVPindex tracks digital brand value for 9,000 over athletes/teams. Food, drinks and charging stations available.

SXSW Lounges - NFL Players Association

NFL Players Inc Lounge at SXsports

March 7 // 1pm-7pm **March 8-9 // 9am-6pm
The Driskill: Victorian Room - 1st Floor (604 Brazos St.)

Come join the NFLPA for giveaways, player appearances and refreshments in celebration of SXsports.


Lounges - American Express

American Express #ServeSomeGood Station

March 7 // 1:30pm - 6:30pm
March 8 - 11 // 10am - 6pm
3rd St. & Trinity

American Express Serve invites you to #ServeSomeGood at SXSW. Follow @AmexServe, visit The Serve Station (3rd & Trinity) to get some “goods” or tweet #ServeSomeGood to help raise funds towards improving financial inclusion in the U.S.

Lounges - DirectTV


March 8 // 1pm - 11:30pm
March 9 // 1pm - 11pm
Clive Bar (609 Davis St)

Stop by DIRECTV's Socials for interactive discussions with some of DIRECTV’s most innovative executives. See live music showcases and more along with networking and on-site product demonstrations! Follow @DIRECTV to learn more.

Lounges - Deloitte

Deloitte Realm of Possibility Lounge

March 6 - 11 // 9am - 6pm
Austin Convention Center, 1st Floor (Near 3rd St. & Trinity entrance)

Experience ways Deloitte is creating the new possible in digital technology, interactive analytics, and 3D printing. Come hang out, check out new apps, and pick up some swag.

Deloitte in 3D Lounge

March 7 - 11 // 10am - 7pm
3rd St. & Trinity

Join Deloitte outside for a truck full of 3D Printing and 3D Scanning technologies. Watch the demos, get a personalized 3D scan, and enjoy some 3D-printed candy on the that's an Austin Food Truck, SXSW style!

Lounges - Pennzoil

Pennzoil PurePlus™ Technology Lounge

March 7 - 11 // 9am - 6pm
Austin Convention Center, 1st Floor Palazzo (Near Trinity & Cesar Chavez Entrance)

Pennzoil® reimagined motor oil with PurePlus™ Technology to create a breakthrough synthetic born from natural gas. Now come see how we’ve reimagined go-karting and relax in our lounge while we simulcast the races live for your viewing pleasure.

Lounges - Cottonelle

The Cottonelle Refresh Lounge

March 7 - 11 // 9:30am - 11pm
Iron Works Lower Lot (511 East Cesar Chavez)

The Cottonelle Refresh Lounge is a one stop shop for registrants to refresh, relax and recharge during the conference. Make a visit -- and then continue your day feeling clean and fresh.

SXSW Lounges - 3M

3M Idea Exchange

March 7-9 // 11am-6pm
Brush Square Park West (409 E 5th St)

Come to the 3M Idea Exchange to share what's trending at SXSW for the chance to win cash prizes, explore some of 3M's most innovative technologies and enjoy free snacks and drinks.

SXSW Lounges - Beacon

The Beacon Lounge (with a conscience)

Austin Convention Center, Room 8BC

The Beacon Lounge is the hub for cause-loving geekeratti at SXSW Interactive. If you dig comfy beanbags, plentiful power strips, daily snacks (and beer!), live music and a chill do-gooding vibe that’s pure awesome, The Beacon is the only place to be.

SXSW Lounges - Circus Mashimus

The Circus Mashimus Lounge

March 7 // 12pm-6pm
March 8-10 // 9am-6pm
March 11 // 9am-5pm
Austin Convention Center, Room 3

The Circus Mashimus lounge, hosted by Mashery, is the place to recharge your body, your mind and your phone. We have comfy sofas, good music, and a killer t-shirt giveaway. You can also get your geek on and let us show you the latest in data, apps and APIs.

SXSW Lounges - Mashable

The Mashable House - Maxey Glass

March 7 - 9
Maxey Glass (305 E 5th St)

Such SXSWi. Very Internet. Much memes. How fun. Wow. The Mashable House 2014. #MashSXSW

GoToMeeting Grill by Citrix

March 7 - 9
310 E 3rd St

Yes, there is such a thing as a free lunch! That is, it’s free once you download GoToMeeting to your mobile device. We’ll be serving grilled cheese and beverages - don’t miss out.

SXSW Lounges - FleishmanHillard / Black Box

FleishmanHillard black box Lounge

March 7 // 1pm-6pm March 8-10 // 9am-6pm March 11 // 9am-4pm Four Seasons Hotel, Stone's Crossing Room

Stop by the FleishmanHillard black box lounge where you can take all the news, trends and surprises from SXSW with you. See how we're making big data small. Collect, connect, and converse.

ff Massive

March 7-9
Empire Control Room & Garage (604 E 7th St)

ff Venture Capital at SXSW.  Portfolio companies, demos, games, meetups, robots and your brain.  Complimentary food and beverages every day (12pm - 2am while supplies last) and live music every night.

SXSW Lounges - Future Proof Labs


March 7 - 9
NE Corner of 5th St and Colorado

Wearables. Connected tech. Brand new digital devices. Beer. Come visit Undertone’s Future Proof Labs to play with emerging technology and the advertising opportunities of tomorrow in a tricked-out lime green RV designed by the guys behind “Pimp My Ride". #FPlabs

SXSW Lounges - IMS Health

IMS Health

March 7 - 10
Hilton: 6th Fl

IMS Health is the world’s leading information, services and technology company dedicated to making healthcare perform better. By applying cutting-edge analytics and proprietary application suites hosted on the IMS One intelligent cloud, the company connects more than 10 petabytes of complex healthcare data on diseases, treatments, costs and outcomes to enable our clients to run their operations more efficiently.

SXSW Lounges - Oracle

Oracle Discovery Lounge

March 8 - 10 // 11am-6pm
Waller Creek Boathouse (74 Trinity St)

The Oracle Discovery Lounge is just 2 blocks south of the Convention Center, overlooking Lady Bird Lake. Stop by to enjoy daily happy hour, networking, and demos. Discover Oracle at SXSW: New visions. Proven Experience.

SXSW Lounges - Paypal

PayPal Social Media Lounge (hosted by TechSet)

March 7 // 12pm-6pm
March 8-10 // 9am-6pm
March 11 // 9am-5pm
Austin Convention Center, Room 19AB

We have something brand new to share at this year’s SXSW. Come check out the PayPal Social Media lounge (formerly Blogger Lounge). TechSet is thrilled to partner with PayPal to deliver a new look and feel – and provide even richer experiences – at SXSW’s most popular gathering spot.

SXSW Lounges - MIT Media Lab

Future Futures

March 7 - 10 // 11am - 6pm
Moonshine Restaurant (303 Red River)

Science fiction spurs us on to greater ideas and grander possibilities. As we continue to reach and surpass sci-fi's extraordinary speculative technologies, the Media Lab keeps redrawing the map of what’s possible–and how to get there. Join us for workshops, discussions, demos, and more on the future of the future.

Samsung Blogger Lounge

March 7 - 11 // 9am - 7pm
Vince Young Steakhouse (301 San Jacinto Blvd)

Samsung will be taking over the Vince Young Steakhouse - located on the corner of 3rd St and San Jacinto - with complimentary breakfast, lunch and a daily happy hour at 5:30pm. The collaborative workspace will feature the latest Samsung products, making it the destination for social influencers.

Lounges- Sharethrough Reboot Lounge

Sharethrough Reboot Lounge

March 9 // 12pm - 7pm
March 10 // 12pm - 5pm
606 E Third St.

The Sharethrough Reboot Lounge is the ultimate place to grab a free massage and take in the epic Austin vibes. Don't miss Sunday's DJ set by Yeasayer's Chris Keating (5PM).

IBM Social Lounge

March 8 - 10 // 9am - 4pm
Hilton Austin Downtown, Room 406

Join IBM at SxSW! This will be THE place to hang out and get SMACed! Register here!

Lounge - Courtyard Marriott

Courtyard @ SXSW

March 7 - 10 // 9am - 7pm
Front driveway of Courtyard Austin Downtown (300 East 4th St, Austin, TX 78701)

This experience showcases Courtyard’s next generation guest room for those seeking productivity and networking success at SXSW. Guests can caffeinate their body, juice their phone and recharge their mind. Reserve space at

Lounge - Paste Interactive

Paste Interactive Studio & Lounge

Sunday & Monday March 9 - 10 // 12pm - 6pm
Swan Dive (615 Red River Street)

Paste's editors host some of the festival's most intriguing actors, directors, technologists, app & game developers and musicians for 15-20 minute live Q&As, running from noon to 6 p.m.


SXSW Lounges - Redbox

SXSW Filmmakers Lounge presented by Redbox

March 7 // 12pm - 6pm
March 8 - 13 // 9am - 6pm
March 14 // 9am - 1pm
Austin Convention Center, 1st Floor, RM 2

The Filmmakers Lounge is the perfect place for SXSW's filmmakers to relax, enjoy complimentary hospitality and massages in a comfortable atmosphere. Redbox, the entertainment innovator and beloved consumer brand, is the official lounge sponsor. Join them for two "Learning Lunch" sessions offering filmmakers advice on making, marketing and distributing independent films in today's competitive landscape. *Filmmaker Badge Required.

SXSW Lounges - Daily Motion

SXSW Film Hideout Lounge presented by Dailymotion

March 7 - 14 // 10am - 7pm
The Hideout (617 Congress Ave)

Duck into the Hideout Lounge presented by Dailymotion -- a relaxing spot to mingle, grab a coffee and enjoy free Wi-Fi. Independent filmmakers and media partners of leading video-sharing site will screen and create videos in the space. As a bonus, you can get a free drink on Dailymotion’s tab at happy hours that will be held in the evening for the first five nights of SXSW from 5pm to 7pm.

Lounges - nvidia / Dell

Dell and NVIDIA Green Room

March 7 – 11 // 10am – 6pm
InterContinental Stephen F. Austin Hotel: Capital Ballroom A - 2nd Floor

Come by the Dell and NVIDIA Green Room in the historic InterContinental Stephen F. Austin Hotel to grab a refreshment, get caught up on some work, or network with other technology and film pros. See demos of the latest film and video production solutions from Dell Precision and NVIDIA Quadro, including the incredibly thin and light Dell Precision M3800. Or just relax and hang out on the balcony with product experts from Dell and NVIDIA during daily happy hours from 3-5!

Film Poster Gallery

Friday, March 7 - Tuesday, March 11 // 9am - 6pm
Austin Convention Center, 1st Floor, West Side

An essential and growing part of the SXSW Film Design Awards, the annual Film Poster Competition always draws plenty of attention. Each year, a dedicated poster gallery outside of the Vimeo Theater in the Austin Convention Center highlights work from international design and illustration talent in one of the only contests of its kind. Stop by to check out some great design and to vote for your favorite poster.

SXSW Film Workroom

March 7 - 11 // 9am - 5pm
InterContinental Stephen F. Austin, State Boardroom (701 Congress Ave)

SXSW can be a crazy, hectic place. Sometimes you just need a quiet space to get down to business. From checking emails to uploading files, the SXSW Film Workroom is where Film, Gold and Platinum registrants can go to take care of business.


SXSW Lounges - Rock It Cargo

Production Lounge hosted by Rock It Cargo

March 12 - 15 // All Day
SoCo Meeting Room at the Radisson Town Lake (111 E Cesar Chavez St)

Rock-It Cargo invites artist production managers, tour managers and artist managers to their lounge to relax, have a drink, snack, and meet up. This lounge will also be equipped as a business center to make your SX work a bit easier.

SXSW Lounges - Fantastic

Music Gear Expo Lounge presented by Fantanstic–the smart music player

March 13 - 15 // 11am - 6pm
Austin Convention Center Exhibit Hall 5

Open to the public and all registrants, the Music Gear Expo Lounge is a great place to take a break, check email and meetup. With free wifi and daily complimentary happy hours, it will no doubt be a hotspot for showcasing artists and fans alike.

Artist Gifting Lounge

March 12 -14 // 11am-6pm
March 15 // 11am-4pm
Austin Convention Center, Ballroom F

The Artist Gifting Lounge is an exclusive spot for SXSW showcasing artists to take a break from their hectic SXSW schedules to meet up, check email and collect an array of sponsored music gifts.

SXSW Lounges - British Music Embassy

British Music Embassy

March 12 - 15 // 1pm - 6pm
Latitude 30 (512 San Jacinto Blvd)


Chill out with Lifeway Frozen Kefir

March 11 // 12pm - 7pm
NE Corner of 6th & Sabine
March 12-15 // 9:30am - 7pm
NE Corner of Trinity & Cesar Chavez

Lifeway Frozen Kefir Bars offer all-natural, 99% lactose – free, naturally gluten- free goodness with 10 probiotic cultures in every scoop. Tart and tangy, this treat has only 60 calories and is available in four delicious flavors: Coconut, Pear, Green Tea Raspberry and Vanilla. Definitely the coolest way to stay cultured during SXSW!

Ray-Ban Lounge - The Order of Never Hide

March 11 - 15 // 1pm - 5pm
The Order of Never Hide (8th Street & Red River)

Ray-Ban invites you to to visit The Order of Never Hide at this year's SXSW Festival. Come by the (not so secret) secret society's lodge from 3/11-3/15 to take a break from the festival craziness, relax and find out what the (not so secret) secret is all about.


Howl Artist Interviews

Wednesday, Friday and Saturday // 3:30pm - 7:00pm
MR1, first floor of the ACC

Howl is a simple tool for artists to broadcast live video and chat with their fans! It's completely free for everybody involved. Visit

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