In The Know.
October 22 - 28
Recognized as one of the top film festivals in the country, the Austin Film Festival shines the spotlight on both top-billed films and indies alike. Featuring round-table discussions, live podcast events, short films, screenplay sessions & much more.
Festival runs from Oct. 25 to Nov. 1. Find more info at austinfilmfestival.com
Lets go get weeeeeird. The Renaissance Festival is officially open! Tickets are around $15 for a single day! Go eat turkey legs, watch knights joust & listen to fair maidens dance & sing! Take the whole day & treat yoself!
21778 Fm 1774, Todd Mission, Texas
Hosted by the Mexic-Arte Museum, Viva La Vida is Austin’s largest and longest-running Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) festival, and one of the few in the country with a parade.The festival features a Grand Procession, hands-on art activities and artist demos, and a celebration with traditional foods, local artist and retail booths, a low-rider exhibition, live music and performances throughout the day.
For more information, check out the Mexic-Arte webpage.
We have some amazing breweries located on the Eastside. Go check out Blue Owl Brewing over on East Cesar Chavez and try their Sour Red Ale. Guaranteed to make those lips pucker!
Zilker Brewing, located on East 6th recently put out a fantastic Parks & Rec beer in honor of Austin’s park system! Go support ‘em.
If you aren’t a fan of beer, Austin Eastciders is a great option! They have a wide variety of cider flavors to choose from!