Amazon says the film festival will be available in front of the Prime Video paywall to all U.S. audiences with a free Amazon account.
To participate in the ATX Living Room Picnic, people are asked to purchase a meal from a restaurant, grab a bottle of wine or crowler of beer and then spread out a blanket and safely enjoy from the comfort of your home.
According to the Austin Transportation Department, even though SXSW is canceled, they are still expecting more than average the amount of people to show up based on this time of the year.
Canceling SXSW has affected many in the Austin community, but for some, it's a chance to lean on their community for help and for businesses to give back.
The Violet Crown is debuting “Feels Good Man,” a documentary about the internet meme, Pepe the Frog, and his battle to take back his image from those who used it for their own purposes.
APD says they are aware of several unofficial SXSW events happening and that Austin will still see an influx of visitors despite the cancelation of the annual event due to concerns about the coronavirus.
The website is chronicling some of the economic impact on Austin's creative community and service industry after SXSW's cancellation.
Those in the Red River District are "banding together" to make sure those who have been impacted by the cancelation of SXSW still have a place to go.
The 2020 events were due to start this week but were canceled on Friday in a joint press conference of city and county leaders. Austin and Travis County
Now that it is not happening, local businesses say they are preparing to take a major hit financially because fewer people are expected to show up.
Celebrities and planned attendees for SXSW are reacting to the news that the annual conference has been canceled due to concerns about the coronavirus.
Now that the decision has been made by city leaders to cancel SXSW, bar employees say this is their worst nightmare come true.
Austin Mayor Steve Adler joins Rebecca Thomas to discuss the unprecedented move, the local disaster declaration and what this means for the Austin economy.
Many in the community have voiced concerns over the spread of the virus, but with the cancellation confirmed, now many are wondering about the finical consequences the City and Austin-area business owners stand to face.
"Following the recommendation of Mayor Steve Adler, city health officials and South by Southwest officials, we have decided to cancel all Health Alliance for Austin Musicians hosted events during the week of SXSW."
SXSW says they are "exploring options to reschedule the event and are working to provide a virtual SXSW online experience as soon as possible for 2020 participants, starting with SXSW EDU."
The following list comprises of all the companies and speakers who have dropped out or canceled panels at SXSW.
If SXSW gets canceled, Gold says local businesses could lose a lot.
RealSelf joins social media companies Facebook, Twitter, and TikTok, media company Mashable and software company SAP, who have all decided to cancel events at SXSW due to concerns over the coronavirus.
The organization issued a statement, saying "it is with a heavy heart that we have decided to cancel our events at South by Southwest this year."