Upcoming Events

Fourth of July Fireworks and Symphony July 4

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The Austin Symphony hosts an annual concert of patriotic music culminating in a spectacular fi rework display over Lady Bird Lake. For further information, Click Here

Go Texan Restaurant Round Up July 20-26

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Celebrate the cuisine of the Lone Star State. See website for a list of participating restaurants, which donate a portion of their week's proceeds to food banks across Texas. Details available Here

Austin Ice Cream Festival August 8

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The Annual Austin Ice Cream Festival is fun for the whole family. Games, activities, contests, live entertainment and of course, ice cream, will keep you cool and happy.

Bat Fest August 22

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Celebrate this batty event as the world's largest urban bat colony (two million Mexican Free Tail Bats which take up seasonal residence beneath the Ann Richard's Congress Street Bridge) take to the skies for their nightly flight. Enjoy live music, children activities and costume contest. Click Here for more information.

Austin Chronicle Hot Sauce Festival August 23

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If you wanna beat the heat this summer then you gotta eat the heat! Join the Austin Chronicle for one of the world's largest hot sauce festivals. 

Texas Craft Brewers Festival September 19

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This is the only beer festival for and by Texas Brewers. Features the best of Texas craft brewers and displays the beer community. For more information Click Here.

Austin Museum Day September 20

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Organized by the Austin Museum Partnership, this special day features free exhibitions and activities at participating Austin-area museums and cultural sites.

Fantastic Fest September 24-October 1

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Fantastic Fest is the largest genre film festival in the U.S., specializing in horror, fantasy, sci-fi, action and just plain fantastic movies from around the world.

The Old Pecan Street Festival September 26-27

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The Pecan Street Festival is a FREE, bi-annual juried arts and crafts festival held on historic 6th Street in Austin, TX. The show proudly features over 275 artisan vendors from all over the world who display and sell homemade art and craft work.