Celebrate this batty event as the world's largest urban bat colony (two million Mexican Free Tail Bats which take up seasonal residence beneath the Ann Richard's Congress Street Bridge) take to the skies for their nightly flight. Enjoy live music, children activities and costume contest.
Where: 100 South Congress Ave. Austin, TX
When: August 19th
Time: 4:00 pm to Midnight
After a legendary, record-breaking run in 2016, the FORMULA 1 UNITED STATES GRAND PRIX is back for more speed, more thrills, and more music! Experience the power of motorsport's premier series, witness the passion and intensity of the world's greatest drivers, and dance along to two of the most acclaimed and decorated performers of all time.
Justin Timberlake will perform a full concert after the end of track activity on Saturday, October 21.Stevie Wonder will perform a full concert after the end of track activity on Sunday, October 22.Where: Circuit of the Americas
When: October 20th-October 22nd
For the last 23 years, Austin Film Festival has taken pride in championing great work from legendary, contemporary and rising talent. Known as the “Writers Festival,” AFF recognizes the writer as the core of the creative process in filmmaking.
In December, experience the fourth annual Rock'N Lights Holiday Light Tour featuring all new displays and a bigger and brighter Christmas Towne at the Old Settlers Association and Dell Diamond parking lot.
When: Nov 30 - Dec 24, 2017
Where: 4111 E. Old Settlers Blvd. Round Rock, TX 78664
Time: 6pm - 10pm
As the ancient city of Christ's birth comes alive again, feel the anticipation of Joseph and Mary approaching the gates, urgency, quickening their steps. Pick your way through transients, peddlers, the crippled and aged in the town's fringe. Experience the presence of animals as they affect all aspects of life in that time . . camels, donkeys, sheep, goats, chickens, and doves.
2016 Dates: December 2nd, 3rd, and 8th 9th, 10th,
6:00 – 9:00 p.m. each evening