5 Fun Things To Do in Austin Highlight Series

5 Fun Things To Do in Austin Highlight Series

There are many perks that come with living in the beautiful Texas Hill Country. One in particular is the location. Dripping Springs is located 20 miles right outside of Austin and residents love everything that this fun Texas city has to offer. Take a look at a few Austin events you should definitely have saved on your calendar!


1. Austin Museum Day

There is a long list of Austin events this fall including, Austin Museum Day on September 20 from 10am to 5pm! There will be over 40 Austin cultural institutions coming together in celebration of art, culture, history, music, nature and science. Visitors of all ages will enjoy guided tours, hands-on activities, and more! Click here for more information.

2. Texas Craft Brewers Festival

Grab your friends and head down to the Fiesta Gardens in Austin, Texas for this one-of-a-kind beer festival on September 19. This unique Austin event is the only beer festival that is for and by Texas Brewers. So come join the fun and enjoy the best craft brewers and displays in Texas!

3. Pecan Street Festival

If you are looking for things to do in Austin, look no further! People come from all over to attend the Pecan Street Festival on September 26 & 27. For years, Pecan Street Festival has been one of the largest, and longest-running, arts/crafts and music festivals in the nation. For more information about the vendors and music lineup, click here!

4. Texas Monthly BBQ Festival

If you ask any Texan, they’ll say nothing beats some good old Texas barbeque. This weekend festival features some of the best Texas barbeque around. Each vendor will be serving up their best specialties, so mark your calendars for November 1 and enjoy the best BBQ joints as possible!

5. Vegetarian Chili Cook-Off

If barbeque isn’t your thing, not to worry, Austin has plenty other events for you! Vegetarians and veggie lovers come from around the state to attend the Annual Vegetarian Chili Cook-Off on October 26th. Whether you are competing or just there to taste, this is one cook-off you won’t want to miss. For more information on this tasty Austin event, check their website here!