• August 29-September 4Out of Bounds Comedy Festival
    The Hideout Theatre 617 Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78701
    Comedians from around the country show Austinites their comedy chops and throw down in a mini-golf tourney.
  • September 1 – 3The World Beard & Moustache Championships
    The Long Center for Performing Arts 701 W Riverside Dr, Austin, TX 78704
    Projected to be the largest competition to date, the three-day event will include live entertainment, local food vendors, family-friendly activities and dozens of facial hair competitions. The event will benefit Livestrong Foundation, Out-Youth, and F.A.R.M.
  • September 22017 Summer Classic Film Series
    Stateside at the Paramount 719 Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78701
    Gone With The Wind
  • September 2 – 3Pirelli World Challenge
    Circuit of The Americas
    Get ready for two full days of some of the best sports car racing on earth with more makes and models racing during PWC than in any other racing series! When you aren’t feasting your eyes on the fierce racing, you’ll have access to the paddock to see the cars up close, hear the engines roar as teams work on the cars and speak with the drivers.
  • September 4Labor Day
  • September 4Free Yoga Day
    Downtown, Austin, TX
    All day Monday, participating studios across the Austin area offer free classes as an opportunity for people of every age and fitness levels.
  • September 7-10The 30th Annual Film Festival
    Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar 1120 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704
    This year’s program includes more than 30 feature films and 47 short films that feature the stories of gay men, lesbians, transgender women and men, queer youth, and many others within the LGBTQ+ spectrum.
  • September 8Zilker Relays
    Zilker Park 2100 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX 78704
    The Zilker Relays is a 10-mile race with teams comprised of 4 runners, with a festival after the race.
  • September 910th Annual Dripping with Taste Wine & Food Festival
    Dripping Springs Ranch Park & Event Center 1042 Event Center Drive, Dripping Springs, TX 78620
    Visit the Texas Hill Country and sample the largest assortment of Texas wines, craft beers, gourmet foods and spirits available under one roof, at the 9th Annual Dripping with Taste Wine & Food Festival.
  • September 12-16Austin Music Video Festival
    Austin, TX
    At the 3rd annual Austin Music Video Festival, attendees will experience 4 days of screenings, an award show, interactive video technology, parties, panels, workshops, and live concerts!
  • September 1410th Annual Words of Hope Dinner
    JW Marriott 110 E 2nd St, Austin, TX 78701
    Words of Hope is Caritas’ largest annual fundraising event featuring an author or prominent figure whose story reflects Caritas’ mission and work.
  • September 14 – 16Sonic Transmissions Festival
    Various Locations
    The 3rd Annual Sonic Transmissions Festival incorporates a fantastic lineup representing a diverse range of musical styles and cultural diversity. Festival-goers will experience an incredible array of musical entertainment incorporating aspects of punk rock, improvised music, jazz, free-jazz, psychedelic cumbia dance, futuristic hip-hop, and more.
  • September 16Frida Feast & Film- A Celebration of Mexican Independence Day
    North Austin Sanctuary 905 Salem Ln, Austin, TX 78753
    Experience flavors from deep in the heart of Mexico with catered Frida foods right from her very own recipe book with guest chef Ally Beth Menter from Kitchen Eclectic, a presentation by Frida Educator, Olivia Tamzarian and finally we will be screening outdoors (weather permitting) the film Frida with Salma Hayek.
  • September 16Whiskies of the World Expo
    Four Seasons Hotel Austin 98 San Jacinto Blvd, Austin, TX 78701
    The Expo will provide whisky tastings, whisky and food pairings, whisky and cigar pairings, and the chance to interact with outstanding whisky brands as well as fellow whisky enthusiasts.
  • Spetember 16 – 17Wrangler Long Live Cowboys Classic
    Frank Erwin Center 1701 Red River, Austin, TX 78701
    The PBR’s 2017 Built Ford Tough Series will make its first-ever stop in Austin for the Wrangler Long Live Cowboys Classic, presented by Frontier Communications. As the world’s top cowboys go ride for ride against the rankest bulls around.
  • September 17Austin Museum Day
    Downtown Austin, TX
    Enjoy free access to exhibits and activities at Austin-area museums!
  • September 17Livestrong Honor 5K/10K
    Auditorium Shores 900 W Riverside Dr , Austin, TX 78704
    Join friends, family and the inspiring community in the fight against cancer at the LIVESTRONG Honor 5k and 10k. This event pays tribute to those who are currently in the cancer battle, celebrates survivors, and honors those we have lost to this terrible disease.
  • September 17CASA Superhero Run
    Domain Central Park 11100 Alterra Pkwy, Austin, TX 78758
    Run, walk or fly to the 2017 CASA Superhero Run 5K and Kids 1K, where you can be a superhero for children who’ve been abused or neglected.
  • September 21-28Fantastic Fest
    Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar 1120 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704
    The festival focuses on genre films such as horror, science fiction, fantasy, action, Asian, and cult with many writers, directors and actors, either well-established or unknown.
  • September 22 – 247th Annual Texas Tribune Festival
    Univeristy of Texas – Austin 1900 University Ave, Austin, TX 78705
    The Texas Tribune Festival program will be a continuation of the discussions being had around Texas kitchen tables on topics such as public and higher education, criminal justice, immigration, health care, energy, the environment, and transportation. Registration includes full access to three days of debate, discussion and dialog on the UT-Austin campus, unparalleled networking opportunities, fun receptions and delicious bites from Austin’s famous food trucks.
  • September 22 – 242017 UTOPIAfest
    Four Sisters Ranch 1555 Lemond Rd, Utopia, TX 78884
    The 9th Annual UTOPiAfest encompasses the best aspects of the festival experience: Great performances, musical discovery, quality time with new and old friends, tasty food and enjoyable activities.
  • September 23The 38th Annual Fall Pecan Street Festival
    Downtown Sixth Street, Austin, TX 78701
    The Pecan Street Festival is one of the largest, and longest-running, arts/crafts and music festivals in the nation presented by The Pecan Street Association, a 501(c)4 nonprofit organization.
  • September 23 – 24Austin Symphony Presents: Harry Potter & the Sorcerer’s Stone
    Bass Concert Hall 2350 Robert Dedman Dr, Austin, TX 78712
    Texas Performing Arts and the Austin Symphony Orchestra will present Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone in concert. For the first time ever, audiences can rediscover the magic of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone while the Austin Symphony Orchestra performs John Williams’ unforgettable score.
  • September 29-304th Annual Fajita Fiesta
    Buda City Park 204 San Antonio St, Buda, TX 78610
    Fiesta goers will experience the blending of foods, music and cultures.
  • September 30Texas Craft Brewers Festival
    Fiesta Gardens 2101 Jesse E. Segovia St, Austin, TX 78702
    The Texas Craft Brewers Festival is the state’s largest craft beer event focused exclusively on Texas-produced craft beer.

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