Things To Do Around Austin | February 2020 Events
Posted by Janine Mitchell on Wednesday, January 8, 2020 at 2:00 PM By Janine Mitchell / January 8, 2020 Comment
We’re excited to bring in the new year with tons of fun activities! Here’s our list of top events to watch out for in February.
February 1 - February 28: Black History Month
Commemorate Black History Month by attending events thorughout the city this month in celebration of important people and moments in African-American history.
February 15: Excused Absence Comedy Festival for Youth
The ExAB Fest is a chance for comedy fans of all ages to see award winning adult and youth comics in an age appropriate setting. Participate in workshops, improv jams, and social events for the weekend.
February 16: Ascension Seton Austin Marathon & Half Marathon
Join (or cheer on) more than 20,000 runners in the Ascension Seton Austin Marathon. Enjoy an expanded beer garden, live music from 15 bands across the course, health & fitness expos, and more.
February 19 - February 23: OUTsider Festival
The OUTsider Festival unites queer artists, audiences, and scholar from around the globe. Celebrate and join in on provocative and out-of-the-box film, dance, theatre, art, music, and more.
February 22: Carnaval Brasileiro
Join in the largest Carnaval celebration outside of Brazil! Carnaval is an all-consuming nationwide festival in Brazil, celebrated by all social classes over a period of several days, or, in reality, many weeks
February 22: Mardi Gras Bar Crawl
6th Street is turning into Bourbon Street for the biggest Mardi Gras celebration and party to celebrate in New Orleans style fun!
February 23: VEGANCHILL Fest
A vegan adult festival with live entertainment (performances, art painting, games, raffles, gifts), DJs, 40+ vegan vendors, and more! This event is 18+ years.