The Spark VIP Lounge


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The Spark VIP Lounge at Capital Factory is an exclusive event held at Austin's Capital Factory during SXSW (March 10-13, 2017). Sponsored by Walmart, the Spark Lounge is a place for VIP's to escape the constant stimulation of SXSW and a reserved area to meet and make connections with the best entrepreneurs, potential investors, employees, and customers during SXSW. A few of the lounge highlights include:

  • UNLIMITED FOOD & DRINK:  Each day brings a new adventure into Austin's local food scene. From Torchy's Tacos to Tarka Indian Cuisine, the Spark Lounge will be stocked daily with food from Austin's most delectable eateries.  

  • CRUSH COURSE: Every day at 2pm, Walmart, in conjunction with the Innovation Crush podcast, presents Crush Course, a series of inspired fireside chats centered on ground-breaking design thinking and disruptive innovations across retail, consumer behavior, and creative pop culture. Scheduled speakers include...

  • VIRTUAL REALITY: Check out an interactive virtual reality shopping experience brought to you by Walmart and Mutual Mobile. 

  • NETWORK: Network with the top entrepreneurs, investors, employees and customers.