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Top February 2019 Events Austin

2/1/19 - 2/28/19
Black History Month
Various Venues
To commemorate Black History Month there will be events throughout the city celebrating important people and moments in time in African-American history.
visitaustin.org/black-austin
2/9/19
Carnival Brasileiro 
Emo's
Carnival in Austin is one of the biggest Brazilian Carnival celebrations outside Brazil. Brasileiro-style samba, costumes and wild abandon can all be seen in the heart of Texas. 
sambaparty.com
2/16/19
Texas Rollergirls Season Opener
Austin Sports Center
Formed in 2003 as the only sports league of its kind, Texas Rollergirls are considered the "godmothers of flat track derby" and are an admired in the roller derby world. 
texasrollergirls.org
2/17/19
Austin Marathon & Half Marathon
Downtown Austin
One of the country's premier races attracts nearly 20,000 participants from around the world. Events surrounding the marathon include a 5K, live music, finish line festival and beer garden.
www.youraustinmarathon.com
2/20/19 - 2/24/19
OUTsider Festival
Various Locations
As one of Austin’s most progressive festivals, OUTsider brings together Austin’s LGBTQI community for five days of creation and inspiration. This multidisciplinary art festival showcases film, performance art, music, visual art and more.
outsiderfest.org
2/23/19
Austin Oyster Festival
Republic Square
The Oyster Festival is an annual hit among locals and visitors alike. Try ‘em all while enjoying a little live Cajun and “newgrass” music on the lawn at historic Republic Square!
austinoysterfestival.com
2/23/19
Texas Heritage Songwriters’ Association's 2019 Hall of Fame Awards Show Paramount Theatre Texas music icons perform in one of Austin’s most iconic settings. The show includes live performances by Texas-born artists and more. 2019 Hall of Fame Inductees will be Christopher Cross, Steve Earle, Billy F. Gibbons and Bob McDill.
texasheritagesongwriters.com
2/27/19
The Austin Music Awards
ACL Live at the Moody Theater
This history-making event recognizes Austin’s outstanding live music achievements of the previous year as voted on by the Austin Chronicle readers in the annual Austin Chronicle Music Poll. Expect legendary performers, guests, and presenters!
austinmusicawards.org
For more information visit: https://www.austintexas.org/austin-insider-blog/post/top-february-events-festivals/

 

Posted by: Visit Austin
Posted on: 04/02/2019

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