While the majority of official and unofficial SXSW events took place east of Congress Avenue downtown, music fans looking for something fun and relaxing found the Quantum Collective Southwest Invasion at Whole Foods Market on North Lamar Blvd.
The 3-day music fest takes place during SXSW every year in the middle of SX Music festival. This year, Southwest Invasion took place March 16-18. Headliners included Hanson, Kate Nash, Modern English, Colony House, and In the Valley Below and more.
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