According to source at AllThingsD, Apple will unveil the next generation of iPad at an event on October 22.
According to AllThingsD,
People familiar with Apple’s plans tell AllThingsD that the company will hold its next invitation-only event on Tuesday October 22. The focal point of the gathering will the latest updates to the company’s iPad line, but new Mac Pro and OS X Mavericks will likely get some stage time as well, I’m told.
The next generation (fifth generation) iPad will feature a thinner, lighter design like iPad mini’s and runs Apple’s new 64-bit A7 chip while the second-generation iPad mini rumored to come with retina display. There is no information that, the new iPads incorporate the Touch ID fingerprint sensor or not. Apple hasn’t send out the invites yet, so there is no information where the event will held.[Source] AppThingsD