Sept. 24-26, 2020

Downtown Austin



The Texas Tribune Festival is one of the nation’s largest, most buzzworthy political gatherings. Join us in September for our three-day gathering of Texans to address the politics and policy that affect our communities, our schools, our work and our daily lives. You won't want to miss when Texas’ biggest names and the nation’s most influential public figures flock to Austin to discuss our future.

Teach Me How to Texas

The 2020 elections are around the corner. Are you ready? Teach Me How to Texas is a 5-week crash course on Texas elections from The Texas Tribune. You’ll learn interesting facts about Texas' past & culture, how different communities and regions in Texas vote, how candidates raise money and more. Come to #TribFest20 armed with the knowledge you need to engage civically!

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Past Speaker Highlights

We expect incredible speakers to join us for 2020. Explore our #TribFest19 roster.