Austin Wine and Music Festival
Austin • www.austinwineandmusicfestival.com
Great music and great wine merge with seminars, vendors and more at this Festival
held at the Driftwood estate, a forty minute drive from Downtown Austin. The event
has been downsized from one large annual event, to several smaller ones held at
various times during the year.
V8 Supercars Championship
Circuit of the Americas, Austin • 866-801-6975 • www.circuitoftheamericas.com
Be a part of the excitement as the powerful V8 Supercars roar down the straightaway.
Australian car racing has finally made its way to the Lone Star state.
Austin • 512-369-2725 • www.juneteenthcentraltexas.com
Also known as Freedom Day or Emancipation Day, Juneteenth honors African
American heritage by commemorating the abolition of slavery in the U.S. Recognized
as a state holiday in 37 U.S. states and a day of both reflection and celebration, the
event features entertainment, vendors, a pageant and parade, and a 2K Freedom
KGSR’s Blues on the Green
Austin • www.kgsr.com/bluesonthegreen/
An Austin summer tradition, held in Zilker Park, Blues on the Green is the place to bring
friends and family every other Wednesday evening between June and August to enjoy six
big nights of Austin’s longest running FREE music series. Enjoy food from local restaurants,
and stop by the local charity area for volunteer and donation information. Bring the kids,
pets on leashes, blankets, and lawn chairs for a rockin’ good time.
Keep Austin Weird Fest and 5K
Long Center, Austin • 512-524-2953 • www.keepaustinweirdfest.com
Keep Austin Weird Fest is a salute to the nonconformist in every Austinite. True to form,
the festival includes a variety of entertainment and events that celebrate the city’s
eclectic and artistic nature, including a symphonic selection of music, family activities,
weird and wacky costumes, and local food and drink vendors.
Republic of Texas Biker Rally
Austin • 512-252-9768 • www.rotrally.com
The Republic of Texas Biker Rally is the biggest motorcycle rally in Texas and one of largest
motorcycle events in the U.S. Come and enjoy an impressive selection of machines,
motorcycles and legendary Austin nightlife during this four-day event. The Rally is known for
great music, too – past headliners have included Hank Williams Jr., Willie Nelson, Bret
Michaels, Joan Jett, Paul Rogers, Steppenwolf, David Allen Coe, and Charlie Daniels.