Things to Do in Austin in April 2015

Posted on Wednesday, March 25th, 2015 at 9:17am.

Things to Do in April 2015 in Austin

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It's springtime in Austin! If you're looking for something fun to do in April, there are plenty of festivals, runs, and concerts happening all over the Austin area. Bring your furry friend to the Mighty Texas Dog Walk this month to help raise money for service dogs in the Austin area. If you're into high fashion, check out the unique shows and collections at Austin Fashion Week. Join your fellow Austin runners downtown this April for the Statesman's Capitol 10K event, which is the largest 10K run in Texas! If you're a music fan, ZZ Top, Nickelback, and Stevie Wonder are all performing in Austin this April.

Here are some of our favorite events happening in Austin this April:

Event Location / Time
Website Date
Fusebox Festival All around Austin / Dates and Times Vary www.fuseboxfestival.com April 1 - 12
Texas Young Composers Concert The Long Center in Austin / Wednesday at 7:30 pm thelongcenter.org April 1
Dave Chappelle ACL Live at the Moody Theater in Austin / Thursday - Saturday at 7 and 9:30 pm acl-live.com April 2 - 4
Easter Hill Country Tour Kerrville, TX / Friday and Saturday from 7 am - 4 pm, Sunday from 7 am - 1 pm ehct.com April 3 - 5
Mighty Texas Dog Walk Auditorium Shores in Austin / Saturday at 9 am www.servicedogs.org April 4
Nickelback Austin 360 Amphitheater / Saturday at 7:30 pm austin360amphitheater.com April 4
Texas VegFest Fiesta Gardens in Austin / Saturday from 11 am - 6 pm www.texasvegfest.com April 4
Stevie Wonder Frank Erwin Center in Austin / Saturday at 8 pm www.uterwincenter.com April 4
Austin International Poetry Festival Various Austin locations / Dates and Times Vary www.aipf.org April 9 - 12
Live Fire! Salt Lick Pavilion in Driftwood / Thursday from 6:30 - 9 pm austinfoodwinealliance.org April 9
Austin Fashion Week Austin Music Hall / Times Vary afw.fashionxaustin.com April 10 - 18
Run to the Sun Enchanted Rock State Park / Times Vary beyondbatten.org April 11 - 12
Austin Autism Bike Ride Georgetown High School / Saturday from 7:30 am - 2 pm www.austinautismsociety.org April 11
Capitol 10K Downtown Austin / Sunday at 8 am www.cap10k.com April 12
Old Settler's Music Festival Salt Lick Pavilion / Times TBA www.oldsettlersmusicfest.org April 16 - 19
Esprit! The Long Center in Austin / Thursdays and Fridays at 8 pm, Saturdays at 2 & 8 pm, Sundays at 2 pm thelongcenter.org April 16 - 26
Austin Reggae Festival Auditorium Shores in Austin / Times Vary austinreggaefest.com April 17 - 19
Lonestar Round Up Travis County Expo Center / Friday and Saturday from 10 am - 6 pm lonestarroundup.com April 17 - 18
Round Rock Cultural Festival Centennial Plaza in Round Rock / Saturday from 10 am - 6 pm www.roundrocktexas.gov April 18 
Record Store Day Various stores around Austin / Times Vary www.recordstoreday.com April 18
Neil Diamond Tour Frank Erwin Center in Austin / Sunday at 8 pm www.uterwincenter.com April 19
Moontower Comedy and Oddity Tour Various Venues in Downtown Austin / Times TBA www.austintheatre.org April 22 - 25
Cine Las Americas Various Venues in Austin / Times TBA cinelasamericas.org April 22 - 26
Austin Food and Wine Festival Auditorium Shores and Republic Square Park / Times vary with events www.austinfoodandwinefestival.com April 24 - 26
Art City Austin Downtown Austin / Saturday from 10 am - 8 pm, Sunday from 11 am - 6 pm www.artallianceaustin.org April 25 - 26
Buda Wiener Dog Races  Buda City Park / Times TBA www.budalionsclub.com April 25 - 26
Dragon Boat Festival and Race Location and Times TBA www.asianamericancc.com April 25
Eeyore's Birthday Party Pease Park in Austin / Saturday from 11 am - dusk www.eeyores.org April 25
The Who Hits Tour Frank Erwin Center in Austin / Monday at 7:30 pm www.uterwincenter.com April 27
ZZ Top Cedar Park Center / Thursday at 7:30 pm www.cedarparkcenter.com April 30

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