October in Austin
Austin, Texas, is buzzing with excitement as it gears up for a series of fantastic events this fall. Here’s a sneak peek into some of the most anticipated events that you wouldn’t want to miss:
Austin City Limits Music Festival (October 6-8 & 13-15)
Immerse yourself in one of the country’s largest celebrations of music at the Austin City Limits Music Festival. Held at Zilker Park, this six-day festival will feature more than 140 musical acts across eight stages over two weekends. No matter what your music taste is, ACL has it all. Headliners range from all types of artists from Kendrick Lamar, Foo Fighters, Shania Twain, The 1975, Mumford & Sons, Hozier, and much more!
Boo at the Zoo (Multiple Dates)
Get ready for a spooky adventure at the Austin Zoo with Boo at the Zoo. Bring your kids in full costume to experience the zoo in a whole new light – in the dark! Enjoy train rides, musical entertainment, and unlimited haunted house visits for a night of family-friendly fun.
Formula 1 Lenovo United States Grand Prix (October 20-22)
Feel the rush at the Circuit of The Americas as it hosts the Formula 1 Lenovo United States Grand Prix. This three-day celebration of speed and sound promises an action-packed experience, fusing world-class racing with major championship implications, and featuring post-race performances each night by superstar headliners.
Oktoberfest (October 14)
Celebrate German heritage at the German Free School’s Oktoberfest. This annual festival offers a day filled with kid-friendly activities, live music, and authentic German food, making it the biggest little Oktoberfest around.
These events offer something for everyone, from music and racing enthusiasts to families looking for some Halloween fun. So why wait? Plan out which events you’ll be attending and make your fall unforgettable. And of course, don’t forget to enjoy the beautiful waters of Austin with us at Float On Boat Rentals! Fall is the perfect time to get out on the lake and enjoy a cruise.