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Palmer Events Center to Host 2021 Small Business Expo, A Christmas Affair and More in November

November 2, 2021

AUSTIN, Texas – The Palmer Events Center will host six events during the month of November, including the 2021 Small Business Expo and the Junior League of Austin’s A Christmas Affair.

The 2021 Settlement Club Charity Garage and Estate Sale will take place Nov. 5-7 at the Palmer Events Center, providing an opportunity to shop tens of thousands of items at bargain prices, ranging from jewelry to tools to children’s clothing. All proceeds from the event support youth in foster care.

The 2021 Small Business Expo is coming to the Palmer Events Center Nov. 11, offering business networking opportunities and educational events for business owners, start-ups, and entrepreneurs.

Nov. 17-21, the Junior League of Austin’s A Christmas Affair, a five-day holiday market with more than 200 retail merchants from across the country, will take place at the Palmer Events Center.

On Nov. 24, Club Carnaval will host norteño band Los Tigres Del Norte at the Palmer Events Center.

Horror for the Holidays, an art and gift bazaar made especially for horror fans, will take place at the Palmer Events Center Nov. 27-28. The City-Wide Vintage Sale will also take place at the Palmer Events Center Nov. 27-28.

The Austin Convention Center and Palmer Events Center are operated by the Austin Convention Center Department, a division of the City of Austin. The Austin Convention Center Department (ACCD) continues to adhere to all City of Austin, Travis County, State of Texas, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommendations.

The Palmer Events Center is proud to have achieved both Global Biorisk Advisory Council® (GBAC) STAR™ accreditation and LEED Gold certification, demonstrating the facility’s commitment to health and safety and energy and environmental design, respectively.

The monthly event calendar for the Palmer Events Center can be found at www.palmereventscenter.com and more information about the Austin Convention Center Department’s safety procedures can be found here.

For more information contact:

Derick Hackett, Senior Public Information Specialist 512.404.4021 or derick.hackett@austintexas.gov

Terri McBride, Public Information and Marketing Manager 512.404.4020 or terri.mcbride@austintexas.gov