Austin Events

The Austin City Limits Music Festival

Austin City Limits Music Festival

Rated as one of the largest music festivals in the United States, the three-day Austin City Limits event grew as an offshoot from the popular television series of the same name. The Festival draws young and old to a series of...  see full details

Samba dancers

Carnaval Brasileiro

One of the biggest carnivals staged outside Brazil, the colourful Carnaval Brasiliero is undoubtedly Austin's biggest and wildest party. Started in 1975 by homesick Brazil students, it now attracts crowds of more than 5,000 partygoers to warm up the cold winter night...  see full details

Sixth Street, a host of South by Southwest

South by Southwest

The largest of the many live music events in Austin, the annual South by Southwest festival takes place at more than 50 venues around the city and draws performers from around the world. The festival programme includes 1,000 performances spread over a...  see full details

Food and Wine Festival

Austin Food and Wine Festival

The Austin Food and Wine Festival sees the best chefs in the United States descend upon Austin to indulge and educate a hungry public. Cooking demonstrations, wine tastings and cocktail seminars are ongoing, while the tasting pavilion is a surefire hit providing space to...  see full details