Thanksgiving is an important festival of the year. It is celebrated to thank the Almighty and show gratitude for all his blessings. It is the first time after the pandemic that people get to celebrate Thanksgiving in a grand way.

Are you also seeking some family-friendly things to do in Austin this year?

If yes, we got you covered. Keep reading as we outline the best things to do on Thanksgiving in Austin, Texas to make this day memorable.  


Blue Genie Art Bazaar
Other $
6100 Airport Blvd., Austin TX, 78752
Another shopping event for the shopaholics in Austin! But what is so special about this event? It is a long-running holiday shopping event that features over 200 artists. They sell everything from soap and crafts to jewelry.

Apart from this, there are many fun-filled options for kids, like toys, gaming zones, etc. This event is a complete entertainment package for Thanksgiving. The event has also added a virtual feature in the last few years. So, if you cannot attend the event physically, you can shop for your favorites online.
Education $
1830 Simond Ave, Austin TX, 78723
The Thinkery is an evolution of Austin Children's Museum. It's Austin's sparkling new home for "why” and "how.” A place where science and families...


on Tuesday, 21 Nov, 2023 11:30 AM
at Shu Shu's Asian Cuisine
8303 Burnet Road, Austin, TX 78757
Attending Interested

Come join us at the November Pie Giveaway Event on November 21st, 2023, at 11:30 AM for a delicious pie feast!

Thanksgiving Brunch

on Thursday, 23 Nov, 2023 11:00 AM
at Hotel Viata, South Capital of Texas Highway, West Lake Hills
320 South Capital of Texas Highway, West Lake Hills, TX 78746
Attending Interested

Join us for a mouthwatering Thanksgiving Brunch Buffet, where we'll feast on delectable bites and enjoy the warmth of togetherness.

Make a Glass Ornament

It is one of the unique Thanksgiving events so far. Wimberley Glassworks is an annual glass ornament-making event held in Austin. It allows you to participate in this artistic process. You can stay here from start to finish and even take your piece home after some days. Different artistic activities are organized for different age groups. What a perfect way to kickstart this festive season! Make sure you do not miss this amazing event this time. Connect with the organizers to know all the details.