It’s festival overload this weekend in Austin. Enjoy a marathon of craft beer tasting or local music listening. Live out your favorite comic book or laugh out load at a stand-up comic show. Get out and get festive.




Oddball Comedy & Curiosity Festival

Saturday, September 24th 
Austin 360 Amphitheater 

Brace yourself for the self-proclaimed comedy show of the century. Funny or Die and IFC present the national tour with seven of the most hilarious comedians in America. Headliners, Dane Cook and Sebastian Maniscalco, will have you rolling with their snarky, animated stand-up. Special guests include Ali Wong, Bobby Lee and Iliza Shlesinger. Tickets start at $30.




Texas Craft Brew Fest

Saturday, September 24th
Fiesta Gardens

Come thirsty for the largest, exclusively-Texas craft beer event in the state. The 13th-annual sample party features over 150 seasonal, special, rare and one-off beers. More than 60 brewing companies will showcase their specialties. Refuel with tasty eats from local vendors. Tickets are $35 and proceeds benefit Austin Sunshine Camps.




Wizard World Comic Con

September 23rd – 25th
Austin Convention Center

Live out your fantasies at the national pop culture convention. The three-day festival features exclusive programming for cosplayers, gamers and artists. Meet your favorite starts with nearly 40 Celebrity appearances including Sebastian Stan, Matt Smith and Gaby Douglas. Come dressed in your best comic, TV, or pop culture costume. Passes start at $50.


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Pecan Street Festival

September 24th – 25th
Pecan/6th Street

Music fans and foodies unite at one of the longest-running, bi-annual festivals in America.  The 36th annual street fair features nearly 50 musical acts including Mama K & The Shades and Scott Collins. Browse fine artisan goods or eat tasty local treats at one the dozens of arts & crafts vendors. The free, two-day festival is one of Austin’s best traditions, but it’s always full of surprises.


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