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Austin Reacts to SXSW Cancellation

March 24, 2020

As COVID-19 continues to sweep the globe, the city of Austin proactively canceled SXSW and SXSW EDU. This survey contains feedback from residents in and around Austin regarding the cancellation.




  • This survey was designed and fielded by Finn Partners.
  • The survey was conducted online and reached a representative sample of N=600 residents of the Austin TX DMA.
  • Respondents took the survey between the dates of March 9 and March 13, 2020.