The city of Austin is known for its music, food, and culture. This springtime, there are a number of events that bring people from small towns, cities, and different states to Austin, TX. Here are a few of the events in Austin this April 2022.
All events are subject to change. Please visit their websites to learn more updates about the event.
ABC Kite Fest
April 3, 2022
Austin’s Longest running tradition is back in the spring. Every year the ABC Kite Fest boasts activities for all ages including the traditional kite-flying contest and showcase, MossFest, and a music concert for children! You sure don’t want to miss this annual event. Join thousands of Austinites for free, all-day flying and making kites at Zilker Park.
Austin International Poetry Festival
April 8-9, 2022
In various locations throughout Austin, poets from all over the country and world will gather for four days for performances, readings, and workshops. AIPF will be having panels on self-publishing, measures of success, performance, websites and blogs, innovative types of poetry, and more!
April 8-10, 2022
This springtime in Austin, catch the most established, thrilling race experience of the year. MotoGP is North America’s round of the world’s premier motorcycle racing championship will land at the Circuit of Americas this month. Cheer with fans, soak up all the action, and join other motor racing enthusiasts in this event.
April 10, 2022
The Capitol 10,000 is the largest 10K in Texas and it’s being held in the wonderful city of Austin. The local race has not grown to become the largest 10K in Texas but is now also the sixth-largest in the nation. Don’t miss out on other activities and events that will take place at the Finish Line Festival where you can witness local musicians showcasing their talents.
April 13-17, 2022
Discover adventurous performances from local, national, and international artists across Austin, TX. Fusebox Festival will be gathering artists and thinkers across America including artists in film, music, theater dance, visual art, and literature.
Balloons Over Horseshoe Bay Resort
April 15-16, 2022
Weekend fun for the entire family! This is a must-see event in Horseshoe Bay. Catch the beautiful sight of colorful hot air balloons lighting up the sky. The crowds will be expected to perform countdowns prior to each full burn and flicker burn. The balloons will glow after sunset on Friday and Saturday night.
Old Settler’s Music Festival
April 21-24, 2022
Grab your festival and camping fear, hop on a plane or automobile and get to the most unique and magical celebration of music in Central Texas. Enjoy four days of music, camping, and connecting with the community in the 145 acres of rolling hills, meadows, and campgrounds shaded by trees. Create memories that will last for years to come in the Old Setter’s Music Fest!
Austin Reggae Festival
April 22-24, 2022
The Austin Reggae Festival benefits the Central Texas Food Bank. Listen to local reggae musicians and explore the vendors selling food, arts, and crafts in the event.
Eeyore’s Birthday Party
April 30th, 2022
In its 57th year, Eeryore’s Birthday celebration will be held on the grounds of Pease District Park on April 30th! This is a great opportunity to give back to the Austin community with all of the proceeds generated from the event will be donated to nonprofit organizations in Central Texas. Catch some live music, local beer, food, and shows at Eeyore’s Birthday celebration.
The Austin Taco and Margarita Festival
April 30, 2022
Nothing beats a good taco and ice-cold margarita. Come and feast on some of the finest tacos from local Mexican and Tex-Mex restaurants. Expect some live music throughout the event too!
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