Things to Do in Austin in September 2016

Posted on Wednesday, August 31st, 2016 at 9:34am.

Things to Do in Austin in September 2016

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With concerts and festivals lined up all month long, September is an exciting time to call Austin home. The annual Out of Bounds Comedy Festival, Pecan Street Festival, and Fantastic Fest are back in Austin this year with great comedians, tons of arts and crafts vendors, and unique film selections. Take advantage of free events this month like Free Day of Yoga and Austin Museum Day. Get moving while having fun at athletic events like Austin TriRock and Zilker Relays. Finally, Austin's biggest music festival, Austin City Limits, kicks off its first weekend at the end of the month with hundreds of popular and local musicians.

Check out these cool events happening in the Austin area in September:

Event Date Location / Time
Website
Out of Bounds Comedy Festival Sept. 1 - 5 Various venues around Austin / Thurs - Monday, Times Vary www.outofboundscomedy.com
First Thursday SoCo Sept. 1 South Congress Avenue in Austin / Thursday, Most business open until at least 10 pm www.firstthursdayaustin.com
First Thursday Buda Sept. 1 Downtown Buda / Thurs from 4 - 8 pm www.budatxtourism.com
Music and Movie in the Park Sept. 2 Pfluger Park in Pflugerville / Friday at 6:30 pm www.pflugervilletx.gov
Centroamericanto Fest Sept. 3 Mexican American Cultural Center in Austin / Saturday at 6 pm www.centroamericantofest.com
Austin TriRock Sept. 5 Downtown Austin / Monday at 7 am trirock.competitor.com
Free Day of Yoga Sept. 5 Various locations across Austin / Monday, Times Vary www.freedayofyoga.com
Austin Music Video Festival Sept. 7 - 10 Various locations across Austin / Dates and Times Vary by event www.austinmusicvideofestival.com
Zilker Relays Sept. 9 Zilker Park in Austin / Friday at 6:30 pm www.zilkerrelays.com
Austin Bridal Extravaganza Sept. 11 Austin Convention Center / Sunday from 12 - 5 pm austinweddings.com
HAAM Benefit Day Sept. 13 Shop at participating businesses to donate / Tuesday, All Day benefitday.myhaam.org
Lone Star Le Mans Sept. 15 - 17 Circuit of the Americas in Austin / Thurs - Sat, Times Vary www.circuitoftheamericas.com
Miranda Lambert Sept. 16 Frank Erwin Center in Austin / Friday at 7:30 pm www.uterwincenter.com
Full Moon Cruze Bike Ride Sept. 18 Downtown Austin / Sunday at 2 am www.facebook.com
Austin Museum Day Sept. 18 Various museums in Austin / Sunday during museum hours www.austinmuseums.org
Kanye West Sept. 21 Frank Erwin Center in Austin / Wednesday at 8 pm www.uterwincenter.com
Fantastic Fest Sept. 22 - 29 Alamo Drafthouse locations / Dates and Times Vary fantasticfest.com
Wizard World Comic Con Sept. 23 - 25 Austin Convention Center / Friday from 3 - 8 pm, Saturday from 10 am - 7 pm, Sunday from 10 am - 4 pm wizardworld.com
To China with Love Sept. 23 - 25 The Long Center in Austin / Friday and Saturday at 8 pm, Sunday at 3 pm thelongcenter.org
Family Campout Sept. 23 - 24 Old Settlers Park in Round Rock / Friday at 4 pm www.roundrocktexas.gov
Leander Bluegrass Festival Sept. 23 - 24 Robin Bledsoe Park in Leander / Friday and Saturday from 6 - 10:30 pm www.leandertx.gov
Pecan Street Festival Sept. 24 - 25 6th Street in Downtown Austin / Saturday from 11 am - 10 pm and Sunday from 11 am - 8 pm pecanstreetfestival.org
NAMI Austin Walk Sept. 24 The Long Center in Austin / Saturday at 9:30 am www.namiaustin.org
Newsies Sept. 27 - Oct. 2 Bass Concert Hall in Austin / Times Vary by Date texasperformingarts.org
The Lumineers Sept. 29 Austin 360 Amphitheater / Thursday at 7 pm austin360amphitheater.com
Austin City Limits Weekend One Sept. 30 - Oct. 2 Zilker Park in Austin / Dates and Times Vary by Event www.aclfestival.com

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