Events and Activities Around Austin
First Thursday on South Congress Avenue
Learn about First Thursday, the monthly event that offers art, music, food and entertainment along South Congress Avenue.
Fun Fun Fun Fest
This annual music festival held in downtown Austin and focuses on local and emerging artists rather than those found on MTV.
Old Pecan Street Festival
The Old Pecan Street Festival is held twice a year in downtown Austin. It offers more than 250 arts and craft vendors, live music and performing arts, a carnival, a petting zoo, international news, art and dance classes, and more.
Whether you love live music, plays or want to get a head start on your new year's resolution with a run or two, January 2011 offers many events to keep you busy.
Free Events and Activities at South by Southwest 2011
Those without badges or wristbands for South by Southwest 2011 still have the option of participating in a variety of free events and activities that are open to the public.
Austin Fashion Brands Featured at South by Southwest 2011's Style X
Austin-based brands were front and center at Style X, part of the South by Southwest 2011 festival.
Austin History Center's 5X5Y Exhibit Chronicles 25 Years of SXSW
Austin History Center displays its 5X5Y exhibit on 25 Years of SXSW.
Austin June 2011 Events Calendar
Keep up with what's happening in Austin in June 2011.
Spend Summer 2011 Listening to Free Music Series in Austin
Austin is known for its live music, which locals and visitors get to enjoy for free during summer 2011.
July 4 Events Around Austin
Though some cities -- including Austin -- and counties canceled festivities and expanded the prohibition of fireworks, other cities decided that their July 4 shows will go on.