A list of the most significant annual events taking place in Austin, Texas during October has been listed below.
18/10/18 – 20/10/18
This heartwarming festival filled with fun, drinks, and food are conducted at Banger’s Sausage House and Beer Garden. It is one among the biggest Oktoberfest celebrations and all-out parties in town held throughout three days and nights. It scheduled from 18/10/18 to 20/10/18.
Formula 1 United States Grand Prix
Professional formula drivers around the globe will be present at Austin, Texas this October to compete in the Formula 1 race scheduled to be held at the Circuit of Americas Track. This three-day event filled with adrenaline pumping races accompanied by live music and headlining performances by Justin Timberlake and Stevie Wonder.
Austin Film Festival
It is one of the most recognized film festivals in the country, this cinema appreciation event takes place at Paramount Theatre often and shares the spotlight on films with value and content instead of the mandatory top grossing commercial movies.
Viva La Vida Festival and Parade
This celebration conducted by the Mexic-Arte Museum involves celebrating the day of the dead with hands-on art, traditional food, artist demos, live music, and various other performances played through the day in downtown Austin.
Texas Book Festival
This enthusiastic book festival has evolved into one of the most premier literary events in the nation. This festival shelters over 40,000 book lovers and hosts over 250 authors every year and caters to everyone of all age categories. This festival includes live performances, local food, panel discussions, book signing, children’s activities, and YA authors. Texas State Capitol Building is the venue scheduled for the festival to take place.
Austin Symphony Orchestra’s Children Halloween Concert
This concert serves as the perfect opportunity to introduce the little ones to the world and experience of live orchestral music. Since it is Halloween, it is a costume party theme which involves the children wearing outfits accompanied by a fully decorated hall to enlarge the experience. The magical event is to be conducted at the Long Center for the Performing Arts venue.
Texas Fireworks Dia de Los Muertos Celebration
This spectacular event is sure to light up the Halloween night experience through the use of pyrotechnics to be scheduled at Kreig Softball Fields hosted by Planet K.