Important Dates & Deadlines

Stay informed on upcoming important dates and deadlines for the SXSW Conference & Festivals.

Register for SXSW 2019 and book your stay for March 8-17 in Austin, Texas.

October 25, 2018

Showcasing Artist Application Final Deadline

SXSW Showcasing Artists benefit from career changing exposure and publicity provided by the amazing mix of influential participants who attend SXSW every year.

Final Deadline: October 25 at 11:59pm PT

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October 26, 2018

SXSW Registration Rate Deadline

Join us for 10 days of unparalleled discovery, learning, and networking with creatives across interactive, film, and music industries at the 2019 SXSW Conference & Festivals!

Register by 11:59pm PT tonight before the next rate change.

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November 8, 2018

Place by Design Application Deadline

Place by Design is SXSW’s public space design competition, celebrating transformative work at the intersection of art, technology, and design that rethinks how we use and interact with our shared spaces.

Entry Deadline: November 8 at 11:59pm PT

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November 15, 2018

Interactive Innovation Awards Late Deadline

The 22nd annual Interactive Innovation Awards recognize the most exciting tech developments in the connected world.

Late Deadline: November 15 at 11:59pm PT

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November 15, 2018

SXSW Pitch Application Final Deadline

Pitch your innovative startup at the eleventh annual SXSW Pitch (formally SXSW Accelerator) in front of a live audience and panel of expert judges.

Final deadline tonight at 11:59pm PT

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December 7, 2018

SXSW Registration Rate Deadline

Join us for 10 days of unparalleled discovery, learning, and networking with creatives across interactive, film, and music industries at the 2019 SXSW Conference & Festivals!

Register by 11:59pm PT tonight before the next rate change.

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December 13, 2018

Texas HS Shorts & Title Sequence Deadline

SXSW provides the game-changing buzz every filmmaker dreams about for the premiere of their film. Put your film before press, film industry leaders, film lovers and more at the SXSW Film Festival.

Final Deadline for Texas High School Shorts and Title Sequence: December 13 at 11:59pm PT

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January 18, 2019

SXSW Registration Rate Deadline

Join us for 10 days of unparalleled discovery, learning, and networking with creatives across interactive, film, and music industries at the 2019 SXSW Conference & Festivals!

Register by 11:59pm PT tonight before the next rate change.

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February 15, 2019

SXSW Registration Rate Deadline

Join us for 10 days of unparalleled discovery, learning, and networking with creatives across interactive, film, and music industries at the 2019 SXSW Conference & Festivals!

Register by 11:59pm PT tonight before the next rate change.

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March 8, 2019

SXSW 2019: March 8-17

Mark your calendars for March 8-17, 2019 in Austin, Texas for the 2019 SXSW Conference & Festivals.

Stay tuned to SXSW News and sign up for SXSW Event Updates for more information on the 2019 SXSW season.

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