Austin | October 20, 2022
Experiences: Fall Happenings in Austin
As seasons shift and the summer heat begins to fade, we’ve rounded up some of the best happenings to experience this fall in Austin. From afternoon tea to an antique phenomenon, discover the best of the city.
Speed off to the races at the Circuit of the Americas for Formula 1 US Grand Prix. Expect a thrilling weekend of professional racing, musical performances by renowned artists, Texas bites & beverages, and lively entertainment.
October 21st- 23rd.
An antique-lovers holy grail–Round Top Antiques Fair returns this fall and it’s undoubtedly worth the 1.5 hour trek from Austin. Plan to spend hours scouring through authentic antiques, rare finds, and vintage gems.
Typically reserved for Austin Proper hotel guests only, Goldie’s Sunken Bar opens up to locals and travelers alike every Sunday for a Proper afternoon tea. Indulge in dynamic teas, decadent sweets, and savory treats at our elegant hideaway.
Explore Austin’s 8-day film festival that features advanced screenings, independent films, and premieres. Get inspired by the work of rising filmmakers, screenwriters, and artists as you experience riveting films.
October 27th-November 3rd
For an overly indulgent weekend, head over to the Austin Food + Wine Festival at the Auditorium Shores. Mix and mingle as you savor signature bites from renowned chefs and artisanal wines and spirits. Plus, enjoy hands-on culinary demos and up-close tastings with chefs and sommeliers.
Best known for his large-scale light-based artworks, London-based artist Bruce Munro brings Field of Light to Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center. Sixteen acres are illuminated by a display of 28,000 stemmed spheres, all subtly lit by solar-powered fiber-optics.
For the ultimate pampering day, let Verbena Spa take it from here. Situated inside Austin Proper, our holistic spa getaway offers a respite of physical and mental calm to balance Austin’s naturally active energy. We recommend the Tequila: The Proper Way treatment that kicks things off with a sip of Casa Del Sol Blanco Tequila.
Grab a group of friends, raise a glass, and enjoy local wine. Texas Hill Country Wineries boast beautiful vineyard landscapes and new settings to explore as you sip on crisp Texas wines.