Bird's Nest Airport serves Austin and Travis County and is owned by Bird's Nest Aviation Inc. The airport has more than one runway. The longest is a paved runway extending 2718 feet. The facility is at an elevation of 615 feet at a distance of about 12 miles from Austin.
04/24 Coming to The Austin area Wild Hog Festival and Craft Fair Sabinal TX March22-24 The annual World Championship Wild Hog Catching Contest features a two-person team chasing a wild hog in a pen, capturing the hog, placing it in a burlap sack and crossing the finish line in the fastest time. Old Settlers Music Festival Driftwood TX April18-21 Central Texas' signature music event featuring Grammy-winning Americana, arts and craft, camping, food, and libations. Austin Yoga Conference Austin TX May11-12 Mehtab, Kyra Haglund, Charlotte Matsumura, and Gioconda are among the master yoga teachers who will appear at the Austin Yoga Conference. Cactus Pear Music Festival San Antonio TX July5-15 A classical music festival inspired by the cactus pear margarita. Texas Renaissance Festival Plantersville TX October12-December1 Men and women decked out in the latest in 16th century Renaissance garb, jousting, juggling, dancing and feasting at the King's banquet hall.