Love is in the air! If you’re looking for events in Austin this February to do with a loved one then be sure to check out all of these fun and interesting events taking place this month in Austin, TX. From the Austin Oyster Festival to the Austin RV Expo, there’s something for everyone to enjoy this month in Austin.
Events in Austin this February
Fotoatx Photography Festival
When: February 3rd, 2018
Where: Multiple Austin Locations
FOTOATX, Austin’s new photography festival, showcases the work of Austin photographers for locals and tourists alike, at sites all over town! Follow the link for more details. Produced by the Cultural Arts Division of Austin’s Economic Development Department, The Museums and Cultural Programs Division of Austin’s Parks and Recreation Department, and other community partners.
When: February 10th, 2018
Where: Palmer Events Center
900 Barton Springs Road
Carnaval in Austin is one of the biggest Brazilian Carnaval celebrations outside Brazil. Brasileiro-style samba, costumes and wild abandon can all be seen in the heart of Texas.
Austin Outsider Festival
When: February 14th – 18th, 2018
Where: Various Austin Locations
Along with our lovely hosts, this extravaganza will include guest performances from Khattie Q, Jesus Valles, Arcie Cola, Sasha Ashton, Adrienne Anemone, Kerri Atwood, as well as video performances from OUTsider artist Shane Shane and more still to come!
OUTsider is BACK and VERY necessary—now more than ever!
Remember the artists who came to town the past two years to share their very vital and very gorgeous queer visions? Remember the days and nights of discussing our queer futures, wild innovations and collective power? Remember those late nightlife lounges that delivered unspeakable acts of celebration?
Austin RV Expo
When: February 15th – 18th, 2018
Where: Austin Convention Center
500 East Cesar Chavez
The Austin RV Expo is rolling back into downtown for the 12th year in a row from February 15-18, 2018, bringing 125,000 square feet of RVs and RV accessories to the Austin Convention Center. New this year, the expo will be hosting seminars by experts in the industry surrounding a number of topics, from selecting the right RV for you to learning to navigate the electrical systems. With winter being the best time for RV shopping, the Austin RV Expo attracts 10,000 travel enthusiasts each year and is perfect for the entire family. Come find the vessel for your next summer vacation!
When: February 18th, 2018
Where: 200 Congress Avenue
The 2018 Austin Marathon will celebrate its 27th year running in the capital of Texas on February 18, 2018. The premier running event in the City of Austin annually attracts runners from all 50 states and 20+ countries around the world. With a downtown finish and within proximity of many downtown hotels and restaurants, the Austin Marathon is the perfect running weekend destination. Come run the roads of The Live Music Capital of the World where there’s live music on course. Whether you run 26.2 or 13.1, the finish line festival will be one to remember!
Austin Oyster Festival
When: February 24th, 2018
Where: The Lawn at Seaholm
800 W. Cesar Chavez Street
Exec. Chef Chris Bauer of Eddie V’s presents a variety of Gulf and East Coast oysters prepared in nearly every way imaginable – on the half shell, grilled, roasted, fried, in gumbo and more! Creole BBQ shrimp, shrimp po’boys, gruyere fritters and pommes frites compliment the beautiful bivalves. Bloody Mary Bars featuring Bloody Revolution, mineral water by Topo Chico, specialty cocktails by Deep Eddy, premium wines, and a selection of beers including Blue Point Brewing’s Toasted Lager to round out the extensive beverage menu.