Austin Events October

Austin Festivals and Events for October 2011

Austin Events October - There's a lot in Austin, Texas to celebrate in October. The days are still warm, the nights cool, and the weekends packed.

Important, nationally recognized Austin festivals during October include the Austin Film Festival and the Texas Book Festival. But don't overlook other worthy events like Oktoberfest, the Mediterranean Festival, and the Viva la Vida Fest (Dia de Los Muertos).

Celebrating Halloween in downtown Austin is always interesting. There are also other Halloween-centric events such as the Ghoulwill Ball, the House of Torment, and numerous other Halloween resouces and parties listed on the Real Austin Texas Halloween Austin 2011 page.

And for a comprehensive list of upcoming events (including special, non-recurring events), check out the Austin Event Calendar.

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October Events and Festivals - Austin Texas

Austin Beer Week
October 22-30, 2011
Multiple Austin Locations and Events

AIDS Walk Austin
October 16, 2011
Austin City Hall

AIA Austin Homes Tour
October 1-2, 2011
Various Locations

Austin Film Festival
October 20-27, 2011
Austin, Texas

Austin Record Convention
Twice Yearly
April 30 - May 1, 2011
October 22-23, 2011
North Austin Event Center (formerly Crockett Event Center)

Art Outside
October 7-9, 2011
Apache Pass (Rockdale)

Austin Jazz Festival
October 1, 2011
Zilker Hillside Theater

Georgetown Airfest
October 1, 2011
Georgetown Municipal Airport

Ghoulwill Ball
October 28, 2011
Driskill Hotel

Gypsy Picnic (Trailer Food Festival)
October 22, 2011
Auditorium Shores

Halloween Austin
Throughout October 2011
Resource Page: Halloween Events in Austin and Costume Stores

House of Torment (Haunted House)
September - October 2011
Highland Mall BLVD

International Freak Show Festival
October 15, 2011
Downtown Austin

Lake Travis Relay
October 2011 (TBA)
Lake Travis

Mediterranean Festival
October 7-8, 2011
St. Elias Orthodox Church

Oktoberfest Austin - German-Texan Heritage Society
October 2011 (TBA)
German Free School

Oktoberfest - Fredricksburg
September 30 - October 2, 2011
Fredricksburg, TX

Sapling Days
October 1, 7, 14, 15, and 21, 2011
(2011 Saplings - Escarpment Live Oaks and Texas Redbuds)
Downtown Austin

Texas Book Festival
October 22-23, 2011
Texas State Capitol

Texas Renaissance Festival
October 8 - November 27, 2011 (Weekends)
Plantersville, Texas

Viva la Vida Fest (Dia de Los Muertos)
October 22, 2011
Downtown Austin

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