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PARTY VENUES SHUTTLE INFO:

Shuttle pick up and drop off will be on 7th Street outside of The Driskill Bar & Grill

Film Texas BBQ Supper
Friday, October 26 4:45PM-6:45PM
Fiesta  Gardens
2101  Jesse  E.  Segovia  Street,  Austin,  TX  78702
Open  to  Producers  Badges  only.  
Chariot  shuttles  run  continuously  from  4:30PM-  7:30PM.

Heart of Film Conference Party
Saturday, October 27 11:00PM-1:00AM
The Long Center for the Performing Arts
701 W Riverside Drive, Austin, TX 78704
Open to Producers, Conference and Weekend Badges only.
Shuttles run continuously from 10:30PM- 1:30AM

We offer a variety of parties beyond film screenings. AFF social events are opportunities for networking or just having fun. We’re party people.

*Please note that SCHED is not an official registration or RSVP system for any AFF panel, film, or event. Entry to any AFF function is not guaranteed. Please refer to our Film & Conference Admission Policies for more details.

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View the 2018 Austin Film Festival and Conference Schedule schedule & directory.

Austin Film Commission Opening Night Reception
Thursday, October 25 – 5:00PM–7:00PM
The Market & Tap Room
319 Colorado Street
Producers Badge Only

 

 WGA West Late Night Welcome Party
Thursday, October 25 – 11:00PM–1:00AM
SPiN Austin
213 W 5th Street
Conference, Producers, and Press Badge Only

 

Film Texas BBQ Supper
Friday, October 26: 4:45PM–6:45PM
Fiesta Gardens
2101 Jesse E. Segovia Street
Producers Badge Only

 

Filmmakers Happy Hour
Friday, October 26: 11:00PM–1:00AM
The Market & Tap Room
319 Colorado Street
Producers Badge Only

 

Wine Tasting presented by Chloe Wine Collection
Saturday, October 27: 4:30PM- 6:00PM
800 Congress
800 Congress Avenue
Lone Star, Weekend, Conference, Producers, and Press Badge Only 

 

Screenwriters Happy Hour
Saturday, October 27: 6:00PM-7:00PM
Irene’s
506 West Avenue
Screenplay Competition Guest List Only

 

Pitch Finale Party presented by Universal Cable Productions
Saturday, October 27: 7:30PM–9:30PM
Speakeasy
412 Congress Avenue
Lone Star, Weekend, Conference, Producers and Press Badge

 

Heart of Film Conference Party presented by International Screenwriters’ Association
Saturday, October 27: 11:00PM–1:00AM
The Long Center
701 W Riverside Drive
Weekend, Conference, Producers and Press Badge Only

 

“Hair of the Dog” Brunch
Sunday, October 28
10:00AM–11:15AM
Star Bar & Ranch 616
600 W 6th Street
616 Nueces Street
Producers Badge Only

 

On Story Party
Sunday, October 29
5:00PM–7:00PM
Vulcan Gas Company
418 E 6th Street
Weekend, Conference, Producers and Press Badge Only

 

Film Pass Party
Tuesday, October 30: 10:00PM–1:00AM
Easy Tiger
709 E. 6th Street
Film Pass, Lone Star, Weekend, Conference, Producers and Press Badge Only

 

Closing Night Party
Thursday, November 2: 10:00PM–1:00AM
Buffalo Billiards
201 E. 6th Street
Producers Badge Only

 

*Must be 21 or older to attend parties