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September Curated: Tribeza’s Top Austin Events

Plan your monthly social schedule with these local cultural events including concerts, fundraisers, festivals, and more

Long center (photo credit: @brynnosborn)

Welcome, September! Welcome to the start of a very busy and exciting season of events in Austin. As we transition from summer into fall festival season, your September social schedule can be packed with exciting concerts, performing arts debuts, street fairs, fundraisers, film screenings, and plenty of excuses to dine out at top food and wine events. We hope to see you out and about at one of these wonderful social happenings in Austin this month!

Food, Festivals & Fundraisers

Austin Restaurants Weeks, September 1 – 17, various locations

The Shoal Creek Social, September 1 – 15, various locations along Shoal Creek

Free Day of Yoga, September 4, various locations

13th Annual Trash Makeover Challenge Fashion Show, September 9, Wildlife Ranch & Pavillion

Flatwater’s Dam That Cancer presented by Tyler’s, September 11, Lake Austin

Viva Mexico!, September 16, Oswaldo Cantu Pan Am Recreation Center

Pecan Street Festival, September 16 & 17, Historic 6th Street

Austin Museum Day, September 17, all Austin museums

CASA Superhero Run, September 17, COTA

HAAM Benefit Day, September 19, various locations

Texas Tiki Week, September 21 – 24, various locations

Fantastic Fest, September 21 – 28, various locations


Flatwater’s Dam That Cancer (photo by Caleb Kerr Photography)


(photo courtesy of Waterloo Greenway)


CASA Superhero Run (photo by Marshall Tidrick)

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Pecan Street Festival

Arts & Culture

Head Over Heels, now through September 10, ZACH Theatre

Concrete to Canvas, now through September 17, West Chelsea Contemporary

Apropos, opening September 7, UMLAUF Sculpture Garden & Museum

Teresa Lozano Long Community Day, September 9, Long Center

Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse Live in Concert, September 10, Long Center

In Conversation with Angela Davis, September 12, Paramount Theatre

Hershey Felder as George Gershwin Alone, Opens September 14, ZACH Theatre

Lake Travis Film Festival, September 14 -17, various locations

Ballet Austin: Stephen Mills’ Hamlet, September 15- 17, Long Center

Opening Reception for “Flowing into Fall”, September 16, Art for the People Gallery

Momix, September 20, Bass Concert Hall

Blue Lapis Light: Belonging II, September 20 – October 1, 5000 Plaza on the Lake

Ventana Ballet: Komorebi, September 21 – 23, KMFA Draylen Mason Music Studios

Ao5 Gallery’s 25th Anniversary Party, September 25, Ao5 Gallery


(photo courtesy of Texas Performing Arts)


(photo courtesy of Blue Lapis Light)


Stephen Mills’ Hamlet (photograph by Anne Marie Bloodgood)

Head Over Heels at ZACH Theatre

Head Over Heels (photo by Suzanne Cordeiro)

Music & Comedy

Bill Meher, September 1, ACL Live at the Moody Theater

Jonas Brothers, September 3, Moody Center

Sam Smith, September 5, Moody Center

Anthony Jeselnik, September 9 & 10, Paramount Theatre

Drake, September 11 & 12, Moody Center

Sylvan Esso, September 14 & 15, Stubb’s

Leanne Morgan, September 14 & 15, ACL Live at the Moody Theater

Arctic Monkeys, September 15, Moody Center

Sting, September 17, Moody Center

Lana Del Rey, September 17, Germania Insurance Amphitheater

Pearl Jam, September 18 & 19, Moody Center

Jim Gaffigan, September 21 & 22, ACL Live at the Moody Theater

Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo, September 23, ACL Live at the Moody Theater

Ann Wilson, September 25, Paramount Theatre

Depeche Mode, September 29, Moody Center

Wilco, September 29, Moody Amphitheater

The Postal Service & Death Cab for Cutie, September 30, Germania Insurance Amphitheater


Photo courtesy of Moody Amphitheater


(photo courtesy of Moody Center)

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