Friday, September 14, 2018

Austin Festivals: Fall is Festival Season, Ya'll!


Austin festivals


Austin festivals are the best!


Fall is festival season and Austin festivals have something for everyone! Find a festival that fits your interests and party on, dude!


Wizard World

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Wizard World takes place at the Austin Convention Center September 21st through 23rd. This is your chance to get your photo taken with your favorite Dr. Who or The Incredible Hulk himself, Lou Ferrigno. Don’t miss this chance to meet your Sci-Fi/Fantasy hero at this most magical of the Austin festivals!


Fantastic Fest

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This is the largest film festival in the country dedicated to horror, sci-fi, and action movies from across the globe. This year it takes place September 20th through 27th at venues around town. Sponsored by Alamo Drafthouse, Fantastic Fest will introduce you to movies you won’t see anywhere else!


Pecan Street Festival

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September 22nd and 23rd, head to Sixth Street for this biannual festival. Enjoy local musicians performing on three stages, food and arts and crafts from local vendors. Best of all, there’s no entry fee!


Texas Craft Brewers Festival

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This celebration of all things Texas Beer takes place at Fiesta Gardens September 29th. Over 75 breweries from around the state will be handing out samples of their hard work. A can’t-miss Austin festival for anyone who loves local beer!


Austin City Limits Music Festival

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Of course, no list of Austin festivals would be complete without ACL Fest. ACL takes over gorgeous Zilker Park in the heart of the city October 5-7 and 12-14. 450,000 people come to see more than 130 performances on seven stages. 


Austin Film Festival

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The Austin Film Festival was founded to focus on screenwriter’s contributions to film. It is recognized as one of the top film festivals in the country. It takes place at the Paramount Theater, the State Theater, the Alamo Drafthouse and more around Austin. This Austin festival takes place October 25th through November 1st.

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