Summer is quickly turning to fall, and for the PEC (Palmer Events Center) there is no slowing down! Many different events will keep the facility busy throughout the month of August.
Several consumer shows are part of the PEC schedule in August. AE Group LLC will host the 2017 Austin Pet Spectacular on August 19 and August 20 – please go to www.austinpetexpo.com for more information. In addition, the Austin Independent School District will host the 2017 AISD Back To School Bash at the PEC on August 12 (www.austinisd.org); City Wide Garage Sale LLC will present their 2017 City-Wide Garage Sale on August 5 and August 6 (www.cwgs.com); and Le Garage Sale will host their 2017 Le Garage Boutique Sale on August 26 and August 27 (www.legaragesale.net).
One conference is on the books at the PEC in August – the Community Association Institute of the Austin Area will host the 2017 CAI Austin Conference and Expo on August 10. For more information, go to www.caiaustin.org.
Two sporting events call the Palmer Events Center home in August – Texas Roller Derby action returns on August 5 and August 19. Go to www.txrd.com for more information.
Other events at the PEC in August are the AAA Texas Impaired Driving Summit on August 15 (www.texas.aaa.com); the 2017 Capital of Texas Aerial Championships on August 25 and 26 (www.capitaloftx.com); the Greater Austin Performing Arts Center’s 2017 Skyline Concert on August 9; Atlassian’s Big Bash Team Dash on August 10 (www.atlassian.com); SE Revelations, LLC’s Slammedenuff Texas event on August 13; Rocky Mountain Connections’ 2017 Cintrix ServTech Reception on August 16; Verdtek, Inc.’s Texas WIC – Mosaic Training from August 21 through August 25 (www.verdtek.com); Sole Dynasty’s SNKRHOLIKZ event on August 27 (www.snkrholikz.com); and Texas Weddings, LTD’s 2017 Exhibitor Meeting on August 30.
Over 80 percent of the scheduled events represent repeat business – reinforcing the Palmer Events Center’s reputation as a dynamic meetings facility.
Looking ahead to September, there are 13 total events booked at the Palmer Events Center.
Nearly 3 million people have attended 1,000+ events at the 131,000-square foot Palmer Events Center since it opened in 2002. Events at both the Convention Center and the Palmer Events Center and their websites can be accessed at www.austinconventioncenter.com.