Texas State Capitol

1100 Congress
Austin, 78701

community calendar

Texas Independence Day

Celebrate our state pride with a parade up Congress Avenue, followed by a celebration in the South Capitol Rotunda at noon. The next day, an Alamo remembrance ceremony keeps the state flag flying high at the Capitol at 2pm. Go online for a complete list of events.

Space Day

The Texas Capitol turns into a space station for the day. Kids are invited to the educational presentations, space exhibits, a 4-billion-year-old moon rock, and some far-less-exciting legislative proclamations. , 9am-3pm. Free.

Queer Ride

Queers and queer-friendly types cycle in solidarity to a different location every week. Wednesdays, 7pm. Free.