Summer Events In Austin, Texas.
For a jammed packed summer here in the beautiful Austin, Texas, follow our guide! We understand summer here can be hot and sticky. However, would you rather be hot and sticky plus bored? Or hot and sticky and having the time of your life? Us too! That's why we have mastered this list of 15 fun things you and your buddies can go do this summer!
2. Austin's Ice Cream Festival.
Saturday, June 23rd, 2018 10:00 am – 10:00 pm
Entrance located on Chicon & Jesse E. Segovia Streets, starting at 10am
This is definitely one of the COOLER events Austin has to offer if you know what I mean. Because like we said before, we know the struggles of summer heat. Chill off with over 20 different ice cream flavors! This event is family friendly by day and fun and crazy by night.
3. Bullock Museum "Music Under the Stars."
Date to be announced.
Who doesn't love listening to music deep in the heart of Texas? Not only is this at one of the nicest museums in Austin, but it's at night which helps relieve all the heat! Not to mention that it's completely free to attend! Now that's our kind of event!
4. Zilker Summer Musical
July 6th - August 18th | Thursday - Sunday 8:15 p.m.
Moving to Austin and wanting to attend something as true and unique as Austin. If your seeking a different side of live music, andif you haven't checked out Zilker summer musicals you definitely should! The staff has amazing talented crew members and knows how to put on some amazing shows! The shows are all donation based so bust out your checkbooks and enjoy a fun show!
6. Fun Stop 5K & Fest
Don't let the 5k give you the wrong impression. This downtown Austin event is the only 5k that allows alcohol and 12 fun pit stops along the way. Who knew working out could be so fun?! And whether you're first or last, everyone can end the run at the foam party! Oh, and you don't live in downtown? Uber and Lyft will be swarming around to help get people home safely. Wait.... You wanna live downtown but don't know where to look? I'm telling you, Pure's got your back and get get you in to that sweet new crib just in time!
8. Bat Fest
August 18th, 2018
Located right in the middle of the city on Austin's world famous South Congress Ave. bridge, this could be an event to drag your group of friends or plan out a romantic date night. You will experience 1.5 million bats take flight under the Congress bridge right over Lady Bird Lake as the sunsets. Pro Tip: dress up in your best bat costume, the winner gets $100 for both adults and children. (just make sure to tag @PureAptLocating_Atx on IG if you win!! We'll shout you out!! hahaha)
9. Austin Chronicle Hot Sauce Festival
August 26th, 2018
Maybe you want to spice things up a bit? We know just the thing to pack the heat! With hundreds of different hot sauces to sample and local food vendors, what's not to love about this event? It will be hosted from 11 a.m to 5 p.m. at Fiesta Gardens 2101 Jesse E. Segovia St, Austin, TX 78702.
11. Free Day of Yoga
September 3rd, 2018
This year is the 20th anniversary of a free day of yoga at the Whole Foods Market in downtown Austin. This event is open to all levels of yoga and fitness types (Thank goodness.. because our team hasn't don't yoga in a minute.)! See if yoga is for you, after all, it is free!
12. Fantastic Fest
September 20th - 27th
Cool fact about this event, it is the biggest genre film festival in the United States! Genres include anything from horror and sci-fi to action and fantasy. This place is a dream for all you Austin filmmakers! Seriously, This what helps our city Keeping Austin Weird!
13. Austin Museum Day
September 23rd, 2018
Austin is home to many different museums. Why not make a day of it and go explore them all, for free! No more pretending your a student just to get a discount. We recommend stopping by Austin's Toy Museum, trust, it won't disappoint. If you are visiting from Out of town, this is a killer way to keep the tourist cost down! (See, told you we got your back!)
14. Texas Craft Brewers Festival
September 29th, 2018
Located at 2102 Jesse East Segovia St., with the gorgeous view of Lady Bird Lake. Keep in mind this event is 21+. And although this event is to taste various different craft brewers, there will also be an assortment of non-alcoholic drinks as well as food! Beer and food? Name a better duo.
15. Art Outside Campout
The date is coming soon.
Maybe you used Pure to find you a killer new apartment, but now you're looking to explore just a little outside of the city! We know the perfect event getaway. This a place where campout is fun and exciting and everywhere you look art is happening! Everything will be at the campsite from different vendors to multiple workshops, to even doing group yoga! Breakthrough your inner creativity and buy your tickets now!
This summer make sure to check out a few of these local events! There are plenty of things to do in Austin. There is a little bit of something for everyone! Whether you're taking out the family, wanting to support some rad local art, or wanting to taste 30 different beer samples, Austin has it all.
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