Austin April Events Guide

Spring Flowers

The springtime weather is among us, although it may be hiding between the rain showers. If you find yourself looking for something to do on a beautiful (or dreary) weekend, check out this list of events happening in Austin this month for you and your family to enjoy.

3/31-4/7
Austin Fashion Week
Various Locations Around Austin
As the largest week of fashion events in the state of Texas, Fashion X Austin is celebrating its 10th anniversary. Buy your tickets now to enjoy a runway full of pieces by emerging and independent designers hoping to connect with boutique buyers and consumers.
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4/8
Capitol 10K
Congress Avenue to Auditorium Shores
As the largest 10K in Texas and the sixth largest in the nation, The Capitol 10K starts on Congress Avenue Bridge, passes the Texas State Capitol building and ends in a beautiful lakeside park. Whether you’re a seasoned runner or a beginner, you will want to experience this!
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4/13-4/15
Art City Austin Festival
Palmer Event Center
Returning for the 68th year, Art City Austin Festival is a family-friendly tradition where Austinites connect with over 100 local and visiting artists from around the world. Music, performances, local food trucks, and all sorts of fun activities will be available for the whole family to enjoy.
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4/20-4/22
MotoGP Grand Prix of The Americas
Circuit of The Americas
One of the most thrilling race experiences of the year, MotoGP gives audiences a jam-packed weekend of world class two-wheeled excitement on-track alongside an incredible schedule of off-track entertainment. Get ready for a stacked lineup of the world’s greatest motorcycle riders.
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4/21
Weird Homes Tour
Around Town
The Weird Homes Tour brings like-minded people together who are inspired by the strange and unexpected parts of our world. Visit the inside of homes of collectors of oddities and rare art, performance artists, painters, sculptors and architects on a self-paced, self-driving tour.
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4/26
UMLAUF Garden Party, Platinum Anniversary
UMLAUF Sculpture Garden & Museum
Stroll through the UMLAUF Garden, enjoy wine and snacks from Austin’s best restaurants, and listen to music from the Nash Hernandez Orchestra at the 2018 Garden Party. All the proceeds benefit UMLAUF’s world-class exhibitions and education programs.
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4/28-4/30
Austin Food + Wine Festival
Auditorium Shores
Enjoy a weekend full of tastings, libations, hands-on grilling demos, and more from the world’s rising cultural and culinary city. The Austin Food + Wine Festival returns with top chef talent, sommeliers and winemakers from across the nation.
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