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Willie Nelson’s 4th of July Picnic
Circuit of the Americas Austin 360 Amphitheter
July 4, 12pm
The legendary Willie Nelson plays host to one of America's most celebrated festivals, and the 4th of July Picnic returns to COTA for the third year. Joining Willie at this year's party is a star-studded cavalcade of his friends.
The Fun Things Experience
Various Austin locations
July 8-22, 12-5 pm
Jump on board throughout the summer as you visit some of our favorite spots in Austin! All stops are hand picked and were featured in Austin Monthly's June issue "101 Fun Things to do this Summer in Austin."
The best part is that the stops will be a surprise and you'll receive a custom experience at each of them. All food, beverage and fun is included. Check off your list of "fun things" to hit all of the popular spots.
Frost Bank Summer Sweet Treats
Frost Bank’s East 7th Financial Center
July 14th, 2-4 pm
Frost will host a series of local providers offering guests a variety of frozen goodies. On Friday, July 14th, guests can enjoy Casey’s New Orleans Snowballs at Frost Bank’s East 7th Financial Center.
Fourth of July Paddle Fireworks
The Rowing Dock
July 4, 7:30 pm
Be dazzled by the fireworks display over Lady Bird Lake from the best seat in the house – your boat! Late night rentals of kayaks, canoes, and stand up paddle boards are by reservation with prepayment only.
Trailer Food Tuesdays
The Long Center
July 25, 5-7 pm
Sample the delicious food trucks of Austin in one convenient location featuring the best view in town. The downtown skyline is the backdrop as 14-16 of Austin’s finest food trailers roll on to the City Terrace. Bring your picnic blanket, friends and family, and join us for the biggest Trailer Food Tuesdays season this city has ever seen.
Music Under the Star
The Bob Bullock Museum
July 7, 14, 21, 6-9 pm
Music Under the Star is a free concert series held each July in the Bullock Museum's Lone Star Plaza. The public is invited to experience free concerts under the iconic Bullock Museum Star from 6 to 9 p.m. with complimentary garage parking. Bring the whole family, camp chairs, and blankets to enjoy an incredible lineup of Texas artists. Bring non-perishable food items for the Central Texas Food Bank.
Splash Party Movie Night
Deep Eddy Pool
July 8, 8 pm
Watch family-friendly hit "Beauty and the Beast" on the grassy knoll or from an inner tube in the 72-degree water at Deep Eddy Pool with the summer Splash Party movie series, Saturdays at dusk.
July 15, 5-10 pm
Grab your boots and lederhosen! Texanische Nacht celebrates German-Texas heritage with tasty Tex Mex and a live swing/dance band.
Hot Summer Nights
Red River Cultural District
This summer, 20 venues throughout the Red River Cultural District will host four days of free live music, alongside local food and vendors. Local acts like White Denim, Residual Kid, Mobley, Moving Panoramas and more will take over stages in celebration of summer in the Live Music Capital of the World.
The Wine Down
3TEN Austin City Limits Live
July 26, 5 pm
Austin City Limits Live’s annual series returns this year, at ACL Live’s sister venue, 3TEN. This free event showcases the best of authentic Austin - local bands, bites, pop-up shops and… you guessed it, vino.