Hard to believe it’s already November. Soon we’ll be celebrating Thanksgiving and getting ready for the holidays. If you’re looking for fun events in Austin this November be sure to check out all of these great things to do.

Events in Austin this November

Christmas at the Caswell House
When: November 2nd – 8th, 2017
Where: The Caswell House
1404 West Ave.
Austin, TX

This signature fundraiser involves turning the historic Daniel C. Caswell House into a holiday wonderland, where guests can shop for beautiful ornaments, holiday décor, jewelry, clothing, affordable gifts and delicious gourmet foods. They can also attend our many special events, which can be found at our website: www.christmasatcaswell.org

When: November 3rd – 12th, 2017
Where: 120 Landa Street
New Braunfels, TX

During the 10-day festival, you’ll find a variety of entertainment, food and fun on the Wurstfest Grounds in Landa Park as well as many special events throughout New Braunfels and Comal County. The following guidelines will help get you prepared for fun at the festival. Did we miss something? Give us a jingle at 830-625-9167, or toll free at 1-800-221-4369 from anywhere in the United States.

Austin Powwow
When: November 4th, 2017
Where: Travis County Expo Center
7311 Decker Lane
Austin, TX

Now in its 26th year and the largest of its kind in Texas, this festival features American Indian dancing, singing, arts & crafts and food.

Texas Book Festival
When: November 4th and 5th, 2017
Where: Texas State Capitol Building
1100 Congress Avenue
Austin, TX

Spread throughout the grounds of the State Capitol and along Austin’s iconic Congress Avenue, the 2017 Texas Book Festival Weekend takes place November 4 and 5. The Texas Book Festival is free and open to the public and honored to be one of the largest and most prestigious literary events in the nation, welcoming 50,000 people from around the state.

Chuy’s Christmas Parade
When: November 11th, 2017
Where: Congress Avenue
Austin, TX

Benefiting Operation Blue Santa so Bring New, Unwrapped Toys to Donate! At a designated time during the Parade Procession, all units will stop to collect the toys. Santa’s Helpers will line the parade route and help spectators give their toy. All toys will be distributed by the Operation Blue Santa Program to another child just in time for the holidays.

Turkey Trot
When: November 23rd, 2017
Where: The Long Center
701 W Riverside Drive
Austin, TX

The ThunderCloud Subs Turkey Trot, Austin’s beloved Thanksgiving tradition, is the largest five-mile run in Texas and also includes a one-mile walk and a Kids’ K that all take place outside the Long Center for the Performing Arts.

Blue Genie Art Bazaar
When: November 24th – December 24th, 2017
Where: 6100 Airport Blvd
Austin, TX

We have thousands of original works ranging from serious art to fun, kitschy items. Shopping at the Bazaar is a great way to buy holiday gifts in a hassle-free environment, all while supporting local artists.

All items at the Bazaar are handmade by local and regional artists that are selected through a rigorous jury process. The Bazaar features the work of more than 200 artists offering a wide variety of imaginative and beautiful gifts. You can expect to find paintings, photography, prints, sculptures, jewelry, clothing, accessories, glassworks, ceramics, and more gifts you can’t find anywhere else.

Whether your budget is large or small, you’ll find something for yourself, for your best friend, or for that impossible-to-shop-for relative. See you at the Bazaar!