Austin April 2023

Austin April 2023 Events

Austin April 2023 Events

Visit Austin for a Reopened City, Warmer Weather, and Outdoor Fun

Average temperature low and high: 59°-80°
The state of Texas is officially reopened, and as temperatures climb, the possibilities of things to do in Austin go up too. Warmer days means the icy waters of Barton Pool will be a welcome treat, sightseeing around the city will not leave you drenched in sweat like in the summer months, and the number of outdoor bars and restaurants at your disposal will leave your palate completely satisfied.

April Event Calendar

ABC Kite Fest

ABC Kite Fest

Let your imagination take flight! As if you needed another reason to head to Zilker Park, the ABC Kite Fest is a tradition that Austinites of all ages take part in every year. The entire day is full of activities including kite making, kite flying contests, live music, and good company.

MOTOGP RED BULL GRAND PRIX OF THE AMERICAS

MOTOGP RED BULL GRAND PRIX OF THE AMERICAS

Experience some excitement and thrill as you watch motorcycles race around the track. Head down to the Circuit of The Americas for the only North American MotoGP race of the 2022 season. Get your tickets here, starting at $138.

The Handbuilt Motorcycle Show

The Handbuilt Motorcycle Show

Gear up for the 7th annual Handbuilt Motorcycle Show. See old and new unique models, and explore vendors selling parts, apparel, accessories, and more. Tickets start at $15 for one day and $40 for 3-day admission. Ticket prices will increase closer to the event date. Additional information and tickets will be available here.

CAP10K

CAP10K

The Capitol 10,000 (Cap10K) is Austin's oldest annual race, the largest 10k race in Texas, and the 6th largest 10k race in the nation. Whether you opt to register and participate or choose to cheer on racers from the sideline, it is an event worth attending. The registration fee is $45 for adults and $35 for children under 10. You can register and find additional information online. 

Balloons Over Horseshoe Bay Resort

Balloons Over Horseshoe Bay Resort

Every year for two days in April, the skies above Horseshoe Bay Resort is illuminated by the lights of hot air balloons. Consisting of all different colors and themes, the balloons are a sight to behold for the entire family. Previous events have included hot air balloon rides, helicopter rides, arts, and crafts fair, and live musical performances. Learn more here!

Old Settler's Music Festival

Old Settler\'s Music Festival

The Old Settler's Music Festival is an experience like no other. It's where camping meets music festival for 4 unforgettable days. Bring your camping gear and get ready to enjoy live music performances while surrounded by 145 acres of rolling hills and meadows. This year's line up along with camping and non-camping ticket options will be available online. 

The 19th Annual Lonestar Round Up

The 19th Annual Lonestar Round Up

If hot rods, cold beers, authentic BBQ, and live music don’t scream “Texas” then what does? The Lonestar Round Up is a large outdoor car show that celebrates classic hot rods and custom built cars. People from all over the country make the annual trek down to Austin to take part in the festivities.

Austin Reggae Festival

Austin Reggae Festival

Austin Reggae Festival is one of the most awaited music festivals that takes place in April. Started in 1994, this 3-day festival has become an important part of Austin’s local people and visitors. Many top-rated and famous artists of people’s choice join each year.

Austin Auto Show

Austin Auto Show

The Austin Auto Show is a three-day event for anyone who loves automobiles - particularly the rare kinds. This annual show features some of the most anticipated car models for the year to follow. As such, you'll discover vehicles that are full of cutting-edge technology, design, and style. It's the perfect opportunity to compare brands and models under one roof. 

The Austin Taco and Margarita Festival

The Austin Taco and Margarita Festival

While drinking some ice-cold margaritas, come and feast on some of the finest tacos from Austin's best Mexican and Tex-Mex restaurants. As you would expect from Austin, there will be live music throughout the event. Must be 21 years or older.

Learn more.

ArtFest

ArtFest

For the past 14 years, Sunset Valley has promoted and highlighted local art through its annual and highly anticipated Art Fest. This admission-free festival will feature over 70 vendors selling various art pieces that range from woodwork to crafted jewelry. There will also be stages with live music, a kids' area, food vendors, and more. Additional information can be found online.

Austin Events in April

Concerts

Theater & Headliners

Sports

Nightclubs