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Palmer Events Center to Host Austin Tattoo Invitational, Applied Intelligence Live, Astra: Reality Collapse, and More in September

August 31, 2023

AUSTIN, Texas – The Palmer Events Center will host 12 events during the month of September, including the 2023 Austin Tattoo Invitational, Applied Intelligence Live, Astra: Reality Collapse, three private business events, and more.

The Austin Tattoo Invitational takes place at the Palmer Events Center Sept. 1-3, featuring dozens of renowned tattoo artists all under one roof.

On Sept. 12, the City of Austin Minority and Small Business Connection makes its way to the Palmer Events Center to give local businesses the opportunity to explore more than $4 billion in untapped opportunities within Austin’s bustling business ecosystem.

The Texas Roller Derby returns to the Palmer Events Center on Sept. 16 for a bout of banked track roller derby, dubbed by some “The Most Entertaining Sport in the World.”

Sept. 16-17, City-Wide Vintage Sale makes its return to the Palmer Events Center for a weekend of Austin’s iconic vintage shopping experience.

Sept. 20-21, Applied Intelligence Live takes place at the Palmer Events Center, merging IoT World Conference and Expo and the AI Summit to create an event that showcases the real-world business applications of AI, IoT, and smart tech.

The Austin ISD All-District Showcase takes place at the Palmer Events Center on Sept. 23, where every Austin ISD school will have representatives in place to show Pre-K through high school students and their families what makes their respective campuses unique places to learn, grow, and succeed.

On Sept. 24, the 9th Annual Beautifully Loved Fashion Show will take place at the Palmer Events Center, aiming to improve confidence and self-worth for families dealing with pediatric cancer and other chronic illnesses through an experience of beauty and fashion.

The Austin Record Convention returns to the Palmer Events Center Sept. 30 - Oct. 1, bringing the largest sale of recorded music in the USA through its doors. Attendees can find vinyl records, CDs, 8-tracks, cassettes, LPs, collectibles, and more from more than 300 different vendors.

Astra: Reality Collapse will bring two feature length circus shows to the Palmer Events Center Sept. 30 - Oct. 1, featuring cyberpunk music headliners, a fully immersive art experience, a drone show, and more.

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