Alright yall, SXSW is one of the biggest events of the year that people talk about for months in advance but there are plenty of events that you can go to when it’s not SXSW season. Here are just a few that are coming up that you should definitely save some money for and check out. In the line up you can find A3C Festival, New York Comic Con, Revolt Music Conference, The World Series, and Red Bull BC. Dive in a bit deeper to get a feel for which event better suits you.
1. A3C Festival – October 8th, 2014 – October 12th, 2014
A3C Festival (All 3 Coast) is the preeminent hip-hop festival in the US. Founded in 2005, A3C has grown from a regional showcase to an internationally celebrated cultural experience including: music, education, art, film, style, pro-audio and more.
2. NY Comic-Con – October 9th, 2014 – October 12th, 2014
New York Comic Con is the largest pop culture event on the East Coast, hosting the latest in comics, graphic novels, anime, manga, video games, toys, movies, and more. You can definitely run into a lot of cosplay, awesome people, and land yourself into a bed of unforgettable creative expression.
3. Revolt Music Conference – October 16th, 2014 – October 19th, 2014
The Revolt Music Conference provides an environment where technology meets influencers, music executives, entrepreneurs, songwriters, designers, producers, bloggers, students, brand managers, marketing executives, publicists, music artists and more. It is the must-attend, one-of-a-kind forum designed to help guests do one thing… understand and navigate the evolution of the music business.
4. MLB World Series – October 21th, 2014 & on
As we all know America’s greatest pass-time is none other than Baseball and The World Series is a must go to event every year. Definitely be on the look out for World Series tickets because this event is fun filled and loaded with surprises. This can be anywhere from free give-a-ways, a personal celebrity national anthem, and awesome stories to share with the family and friends leading into the holidays.
5. Red Bull BC One World Final – November 29th, 2014
Red Bull BC One is the most important one-on-one B-Boy competition in the world. Every year, thousands of dancers across the globe vie for a chance to represent at the World Final. Sixteen B-Boys will earn the right to enter into an all-out battle on the Red Bull BC One stage, but only one will be crowned the champion.