Texas Book Festival 2020 – October 31 – November 15
The Texas Book Festival is going virtual for the first time ever. The virtual festival will take place entirely online and will be free to any book lovers that want to join. Listen in on sessions featuring a variety of acclaimed authors for an engaging, enlightening, and educational experience.
Mesmerize Art Installation – November 1 – 30
Native Hostel, 807 E 4th St, Austin, TX 78702
Get lost in a mesmerizing experience! This instagramable art show provides multiple unique and vibrant installations with several paths. Gain a deeper understanding of parallel dimensions and open your mind to infinite possibilities.
Central Texas Fall Festival 2020 – November 1 – 30
Sweet Eats Farm, 1440 E. State Highway 29, Georgetown, TX 78726
Sweet Eats Farm’s popular Central Texas Fall Festival is back open for business! This picture-perfect festival has everything you’ll want. Explore 4.5 acres of carved corn mazes, pony rides, a giant petting zoo, hay maze, jump pads, treasure mountain, apple slingshots, pipe races, and more!
Poolside Yoga Series – November 4 – 18
Austin Proper, 600 W 2nd St, Austin, TX 78701
Join Swift Fit every Wednesday at the Austin Proper hotel for a 60-minute poolside yoga session. Fill yourself with gratitude and zen through a variety of different techniques such as breathwork, yin, and kundalini.
Art + Music Night at the Cathedral – November 5 – 19
The Cathedral, 2403 East 16th St, Austin, TX 78702
Come celebrate local artists and musicians every Thursday at The Cathedral. Sip on a variety of brews and spirits while listening to local jams and shopping local art.
Austin Dance Festival – November 6
Pioneer Farms, 10621 Pioneer farms Dr, Austin, TX 78754
Austin dance festival has curated a series of seventeen international dance films to be viewed on a 40-foot screen in an open socially distant field. Relax under the stars or take a stroll around Pioneer Farm’s Authentic 1800’s Texas town square. You can even catch live pop-up dances on house porches.
Blue Genie Art Bazaar 20th Anniversary – November 13 – December 24
Blue Genie Art Bazaar, 6100 Airport Blvd, Austin, TX 78752
Blue Genie Art Bazar is a family-friendly holiday shopping experience showcasing the hand-made work of more than 150 local and regional artisans and craftspeople. This year they are back for their 20th anniversary with more ways to shop! This event is free to enter and browse online and a great way to support local artisans while finding the perfect holiday gift.
Bulls in the Ballpark – November 13 – 14
Dell Diamond, 3400 E Palm Valley Blvd, Round Rock, TX 78665
Bulls in the Ballpark is bringing you two nights of the toughest bull riders going up against the rowdiest bulls in PRCA Xtreme Bull Riding! See some of the best cowboys and cowgirls test their skills as they try to hold tight for 8 seconds. Both nights showcase 35 top bull riders competing for $20,000.
A Christmas Affair – November 17 – 22
A Christmas Affair holiday market celebrates its 45th year of bringing good cheer to the Austin Community. Get your holiday shopping done online during their five-day virtual market event. Each year, the event raises over $1M that goes back to the Austin community. Feel good about buying a gift that keeps on giving!
Austin Humane Society 15th Annual Rags to Wags Gala – November 21
Join Austin Humane Society for their virtual 15th Annual Rags to Wags Gala. They are bringing the party to you with this one of a kind experience. Upgrade your ticket to V.I.P. status and enjoy a delivered Party in a Box that includes Tito’s Signature Cocktail kit and more. There are a variety of activities to join in on during this virtual event so you will be entertained from beginning to end.
Thanksgiving – November 26
Celebrate the traditional annual holiday of Thanksgiving.
ThunderCloud Subs Annual Turkey Trot – November 26
The annual Turkey Trot is going virtual this year giving you the flexibility to run your race from any location at your own pace. Record your time for the 5-mile and 1-mile walk/run and see how you stack up against others in your race. Kids will also have fun warm-up activities and a neighborhood walk/run.
Austin Area Jazz Festival – November 27 – 28
Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center, 600 River St., Austin, TX 78701
Celebrate music, culture, diversity, and art at the 2-day Austin Area Jazz Festival! Enjoy the smooth sounds from local and national jazz musicians and explore magnificent visual art and artesian crafts.
Austin Trail of Lights – November 28 – January 3
Zilker Park, 2207 Lou Neff Rd, Austin, TX 78746
The 56th annual Austin Trail of Lights returns to Zilker Park as a drive-thru event! Reserve your spot online and drive through the transformed park illuminated with 2 million lights, 90 bright holiday trees, and 70 spectacular displays. Tickets are selling fast so reserve your spot today!