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COVID-19 Client Resource Guide and Updated Event Guidelines

Palmer Events Center to Host Austin Tattoo Invitational, Texas Roller Derby and More in September

August 31, 2022

AUSTIN, Texas – The Palmer Events Center will host 13 events during the month of September, including the Austin Tattoo Invitational and Texas Roller Derby, among others.

The Austin Tattoo Invitational takes place at the Palmer Events Center Sept. 2-4, bringing more than 200 tattoo artists to Austin to show off their work.

Austin Fit Fest takes place Sept. 3, bringing together fitness enthusiasts ranging from professional strongmen and powerlifters to jiu-jitsu competitors, personal trainers, and other competitive athletes. The event will include free demos, live fitness competitions, and more.

Sept. 7-8, DeveloperWeek Cloud takes place at the Palmer Events Center, where cloud engineers, developers, IT managers, entrepreneurs, and innovators will converge to discover this year’s newest cloud computing innovations.

Austin’s iconic vintage shopping experience, the City-Wide Vintage Sale, returns to the Palmer Events Center Sept. 10-11.

The AAFAME Expo takes place at the Palmer Events Center on Sept. 13, featuring vendor exhibits with new and innovative ideas for today’s building maintenance professionals.

The 2022 Health Expo, hosted by the City of Austin, takes place on Sept. 15.

On Sept. 18, the 2022 Bridal Extravaganza by Texas Weddings returns to the Palmer Events Center, featuring vendors for all things wedding-related, from DJs and bands to wedding dresses and everything in between.

The 2022 Modern Nirvana Conference takes place on Sept. 23, inviting attendees to experience the latest innovations in biohacking and consciousness.

The Austin Area Quilt Guild will host QuiltFest 2022 at the Palmer Events Center Sept. 23-25, featuring 400 quilts on display, a silent auction, demonstrations, vendors, and more.

The Texas Roller Derby returns to the Palmer Events Center on Sept. 24 for their Bloktoberfest competition.

NAMIWalks also takes place at the Palmer Events Center on Sept. 24 as walkers gather to raise awareness and funds for treating mental health.

Sept. 27-28, Terrappin’s Move America, where disruptive technology and innovation drive a carbon zero future for the mobility industry, will take place at the Palmer Events Center. Move America will feature guest speakers from Ford Motor Company, General Motors, and others.

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 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

Terri McBride, Public Information and Marketing Manager 512.404.4020 or