Events

Music in Austin

South by Southwest

One of the American music industry's biggest gatherings has now expanded to include film and interactive media. Austin is absolutely besieged with visitors during this two-week window, and many a new resident first …
Music in Austin

Austin City Limits Music Festival

What do music lovers do in autumn? They head to the Austin City Limits Festival, which is not as big as SXSW but has been swiftly gaining on it in terms of popularity. The three-day festival held on eight stages in …
Cultural in Market District, Clarksville & North Austin

Eeyore's Birthday Party

Perhaps no other annual event proves Austin's offbeat flavor so completely. This event, started during the hippy-dippy 1960s, has maypole dancing, live music and even a birthday cake for the namesake melancholy Winn…
Sports in Austin

Formula 1 Grand Prix

In Travis County, just outside of Austin, a high-speed racetrack draws legions of F1 fans during a high-octane weekend in autumn.
Film in Austin

Austin Film Festival

Hollywood and independent filmmakers and screenwriters flock to this multiday event held at various venues.
Parade in Austin

Austin Pride

Austin's gay pride celebration is one of Texas' largest, with block parties, music and a parade.
Art in Austin

Old Pecan Street Spring Arts Festival

A downtown arts-and-crafts street fair with live rock, country, Latin and world music and kids' carnival rides along E 6th St.