Events & Activities

There are a ton of official and unofficial events that go on outside of the convention! We've gathered all the official Spiceworks and unofficial SpiceBuddies and vendor events on this page.

Official SpiceWorld Events:

Monday, October 8
5pm-8pm  -  Welcome Shindig & Vendor Showcase
5:15pm-6:15pm  -  SpiceWorld Newbie Bootcamp
6:30pm-7:30pm  -  SpiceWorld Newbie Bootcamp 

Tuesday, October 9
9am-10:15am  -  Welcome to SpiceWorld!
1pm-2pm  -  Keynote Speaker: Bruce Schneier
4:45pm-5:45pm  -  A Conversation with AnnieCannons
5:45pm-7pm  -  Happy Hour
7pm-11pm  -  Spiceworld Party @ ACL

Wednesday, October 10
1:15pm-2:15pm  -  Guest Keynote Speaker: Frank Abagnale
3:45pm-4:45pm  -  Raffles, Final Hurrahs, & Farewell
4:45pm-5:45pm  -  After Party


SpiceBuddies Events:

X's Annual Mixer - Mon 10/8 @ 8:30pm, Container Bar @ 90 Rainey St (event page)
Karaoke Night - Tue 10/9 @ 11pm, Egos @ 510 S Congress (event page)
Cyali's DnD Meetup- Tues 10/9 @ 11:30am-2pm, Uncle Julio's @ 301 Brazos (RSVP here free)
Cyali's Board Game Meetup - Wed 10/10 @ 11am-2pm @ TBA
Post-SpiceWorld Coffee Meetup - Wed 10/10 @ 7pm, Hideout Coffee @ 617 Congress
Post-SpiceWorld Hangout - Wed 10/10 @ 9pm, Buffalo Billiards @ 201 E. 6th
Post-SpiceWorld Steak Dinner - Thu 10/11 @ 7pm, Vince Young Steakhouse (RSVP to Cyali)
X's Secret Bar Tour - Self-guided tour, see the list of hidden bars here!
2018 5k Run - Tues 10/9 & Wed 10/10 @ 6:00am (weather permitting), South end of Trinity Street, straight down from the Convention Center (event page)



Annual Vendor Events:

HPE Austin Eastciders Trip - Sun 10/7 @ 1pm, Austin Eastciders Collaboratory (register here)
CCB Beers, Brats & Bags Tournament - Sun 10/7 @ 6pm, Easy Tiger (info and register here)
Carbonite Salt Lick Trip - Mon 10/8 @ 10:30am-2pm, meet at Convention Center (must register to attend! waitlist only!)
Scale Boat Tour & Dinner - Wed 10/10 @ 5:30pm (stop by Scale's booth to get a ticket)



Unofficial events are organized by SpiceHeads rather than Spiceworks employees, but are just as fun! Check out the calendar of unofficial events below!
(Click here to add this calendar to your Google calendars)






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