Pecan Street Festival
This biannual street festival of arts & crafts vendors and live music knows how to party. Try an art class, or just park yourself in front of the stage with one of the many handheld food options and enjoy a performance from the likes of Nakia and White Ghost Shivers. Don't worry about bringing the kids, they'll be busy getting their faces painted or petting a zoo animal. Sat., Sept. 28 - Sun., Sept. 29, Sat.-Sun., Sept. 28-29 (2013). Free.
Sixth Street, from Brazos to I-35