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Austin Convention Center hosts RTX, Fall Home & Garden Show, and more in August 2018

August 1, 2018

RTX Austin 2018

As the calendar heads toward fall, the Austin Convention Center remains as busy as ever! From conferences to conventions, many different events are sure to keep the facility in full swing.

The 2018 Fall Austin Home and Garden Show will return to the Austin Convention Center on August 24, running through August 26. For more details, visit In addition, Rooster Teeth (RTX) will host RTX 2018 from August 3 through August 5; for more information, go to

Keller Williams Realty will host their 2018 KW Mega Camp from August 14 through August 17 – for more information, go to In addition, the 2018 Capital City Black Film Festival will take place from August 30 through September 2 (; the Life Sciences Women’s Conference 2018 will run from August 8 through August 10 (; and Austin Water Utility’s 2018 EPA Region 6 CMOM Workshop will be held on August 20 and August 21 (

Rounding out the Austin Convention Center’s August schedule is the Woodworks Wood Solutions Fair on August 27 and August 28 (

A look ahead to September reveals six events scheduled at the Austin Convention Center.

Nearly ten million people have attended 3,500+ events, including over 900 conventions, at the LEED® Gold-certified Austin Convention Center since it opened in 1992. Events at both the Convention Center and the Palmer Events Center, and their websites, can be accessed at