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The popular Friday night concert series is in its eleventh season. These family friendly concerts on the Lone Star Plaza are a perfect place to spend a Friday evening. Tonight is the last one of the season.

This is a great time to come check out the Bob Bullock Museum as the museum will be open and free during the concert. Don’t forget to grab your blankets, chairs and bug spray as you come enjoy the free show under the star at the Bob Bullock Museum.

It really is a treat to hear some fantastic music and explore the wonders of the Texas History Museum.

For other events happening this weekend check out our Weekend Top Picks.

Admission: free

When: today, July 25th

Time: 6 pm – 9 pm

Location:
Bullock Texas History Museum
1800 Congress Drive
Austin, Texas 78701

http://www.thestoryoftexas.com/plan-your-visit/upcoming-events

 

Photo Credit: http://www.textraveler.com/p/bob-bullock-museum/

 

Blues on the Green is back this week with Robert Ellis.

Blues on the Green is a classic Austin summer experience. There’s nothing quite like taking in the sunset and hearing some live music at Zilker Park with downtown as a backdrop. It’s pretty incredible.

Blues on the Green veterans know the drill, but for first time attendees here is the rundown: You can bring in two factory sealed water bottles, blankets, chairs and your dog (must be on a leash at all times). The number one piece of advice I would say, is ride you bike /carpool or walk if you can. Parking and traffic around Zilker tonight can cause quite the headache.

They’ll have plenty of food vendors set up in case you’re hungry including Freebirds, How Do You Roll, Daily Juice, Southside Flying Pizza, Lambert’s FoodaPalooza, Heros Gyros, Bananarchy, Henri’s, and Amy’s Ice Cream.

If you’re new to Austin, definitely plan to go at least once this summer. It really is a rite of passage for living in this great city.

Blues on the Green lovers  — Text “Blues” to 29217 to join the Blues on the Green alert club and get access to exclusive information and contests.

JULY 23
ACL Festival Preview:  ROBERT ELLIS with THE NIGHTOWLS 
AUGUST 6
CHARLIE MARS with QUIET COMPANY 
 AUG 13
SHINYRIBS with TAMECA JONES 

Admission: Free

Music Starts: 8pm

Location:
Zilker Park
2100 Barton Springs Road
Austin, Texas 78704

http://www.kgsr.com/botg/

Blues on the Green is back this week with GRUPO FANTASMA.

Blues on the Green is a classic Austin summer experience. There’s nothing quite like taking in the sunset and hearing some live music at Zilker Park with downtown as a backdrop. It’s pretty incredible.

Blues on the Green veterans know the drill, but for first time attendees here is the rundown: You can bring in two factory sealed water bottles, blankets, chairs and your dog (must be on a leash at all times). The number one piece of advice I would say, is ride you bike /carpool or walk if you can. Parking and traffic around Zilker tonight can cause quite the headache.

They’ll have plenty of food vendors set up in case you’re hungry including Freebirds, How Do You Roll, Daily Juice, Southside Flying Pizza, Lambert’s FoodaPalooza, Heros Gyros, Bananarchy, Henri’s, and Amy’s Ice Cream.

If you’re new to Austin, definitely plan to go at least once this summer. It really is a rite of passage for living in this great city.

Blues on the Green lovers  — Text “Blues” to 29217 to join the Blues on the Green alert club and get access to exclusive information and contests.

JULY 9 GRUPO FANTASMA with GREYHOUNDS
JULY 16JULY 23 SHINEY RIBS ACL Fest Preview:ROBERT ELLIS with THE NIGHTOWLS
AUGUST 6 CHARLIES MARS

Admission: Free

Music Starts: 8pm

Location:
Zilker Park
2100 Barton Springs Road
Austin, Texas 78704

http://www.kgsr.com/botg/

Last night’s Blue on the Green getting postponed was a total bummer, luckily it’s Austin so there is always today’s a new day with another live music option. I personally love Unplugged, as you get to enjoy live music but with a smaller crowd than Blues on the Green.

This weekly free music series under the canopy of trees at Shady Grove has become a staple of Austin summers, and it’s the perfect way to spend an evening.

As always, these shows are free, they have $3.50 Ziegenbock drafts, good food, and great music!

Here’s a complete line-up of this season’s Unplugged at the Grove: http://365thingsaustin.com/2014/04/01/unplugged-grove-line-2014/.

For more information follow the Unplugged at the Grove Facebook page or text “grove” to 29217 to join the Unplugged at the Grove Alerts Club.

Admission: Free

When: Tonight (and Thursdays through Sept. 18th)

Time: 8pm

Location:
Shady Grove
1624 Barton Springs Road
Austin, Texas 78704

http://www.kgsr.com/unplugged/ 

It’s already that time again! Blues on the Green is back this week with Shinyribs.

Blues on the Green is a classic Austin summer experience. There’s nothing quite like taking in the sunset and hearing some live music at Zilker Park with downtown as a backdrop. It’s pretty incredible.

Blues on the Green veterans know the drill, but for first time attendees here is the rundown: You can bring in two factory sealed water bottles, blankets, chairs and your dog (must be on a leash at all times). The number one piece of advice I would say, is ride you bike /carpool or walk if you can. Parking and traffic around Zilker tonight can cause quite the headache.

They’ll have plenty of food vendors set up in case you’re hungry including Freebirds, How Do You Roll, Daily Juice, Southside Flying Pizza, Lambert’s FoodaPalooza, Heros Gyros, Bananarchy, Henri’s, and Amy’s Ice Cream.

If you’re new to Austin, definitely plan to go at least once this summer. It really is a rite of passage for living in this great city.

Blues on the Green lovers  — Text “Blues” to 29217 to join the Blues on the Green alert club and get access to exclusive information and contests.

 

JUNE 25 SHINYRIBS with TAMECA JONES
JULY 9 GRUPO FANTASMA with GREYHOUNDS
JULY 23 ACL Fest Preview:ROBERT ELLIS with THE NIGHTOWLS
AUGUST 6 CHARLIES MARS

Admission: Free

Music Starts: 8pm

Location:
Zilker Park
2100 Barton Springs Road
Austin, Texas 78704

http://www.kgsr.com/botg/

We’ve partnered with the folks at Float Fest to give away the ultimate experience for you and a friend at this year’s festival!

What you get:

VIP tickets for two -think premium viewing areas with plenty of shade, free food, and complimentary drinks

Floating for two

Camping for two on site

Survival swag from 365 Things Austin and other Float Fest sponsors

This one of a kind festival combines a trifecta of summer activities- live music, floating the river and camping. This prize package will allow you to enjoy all three VIP style!

To enter to win, simply caption the photo below of Grouplove’s lead singer (they’ll be at the fest!) on the Facebook Post or in the comments section below. The best comment will be chosen by us and the Float Fest team on Thursday, June 26th at 2pm.

Float Fest Grouplove

For more info on the lineup or to buy tickets (before they sellout), visit the Float Fest Website.

 

The city’s longest running free music series is back for its 24th season, and it’s ready to rock out this summer at Zilker Park.

Blues on the Green is a classic Austin summer experience. There’s nothing quite like taking in the sunset and hearing some live music at Zilker Park with downtown as a backdrop. It’s pretty incredible.

Blues on the Green veterans know the drill, but for first time attendees here is the rundown: You can bring in two factory sealed water bottles, blankets, chairs and your dog (must be on a leash at all times).

They’ll have plenty of food vendors set up in case you’re hungry including Freebirds, How Do You Roll, Daily Juice, Southside Flying Pizza, Lambert’s FoodaPalooza, Heros Gyros, Bananarchy, Henri’s, and Amy’s Ice Cream.

If you’re new to Austin, definitely plan to go at least once this summer. It really is a rite of passage for living in this great city.

Blues on the Green lovers  — Text “Blues” to 29217 to join the Blues on the Green alert club and get access to exclusive information and contests.

Tonight, June 4th SAINTS OF VALORY with THE WIND & THE WAVE
JUNE 11 HEARTLESS BASTARDS with DANA FALCONBERRY
JUNE 25 SHINYRIBS with TAMECA JONES
JULY 9 GRUPO FANTASMA with GREYHOUNDS
JULY 23 ACL Fest Preview:ROBERT ELLIS with THE NIGHTOWLS
AUGUST 6 CHARLIES MARS

Admission: Free

Music Starts: 8pm

Location:
Zilker Park
2100 Barton Springs Road
Austin, Texas 78704

http://www.kgsr.com/botg/

This festival just keeps getting better. Last month we released the lineup for Float Fest, which is taking place just outside of San Marcos this Labor Day Weekend. You can read more about our elation on the combination of an amazing music lineup paired with floating the river (one of our favorite summer activities) here:

http://365thingsaustin.com/2014/05/09/introducing-float-fest/

Today they announced camping options and ticket plans at the beautiful Cool River Ranch, within stumbling distance of the live music stages. Floating the river can be an exhausting and booze filled adventure all by itself, please do the smart thing and don’t make the drive back home!

Float-Fest-Austin-Lineup

They have several ticket packages to choose from, and camping with your fellow festival-goers will only add to the experience:

View tickets and camping/floating packages 

Join us and lock up tickets while you still can, this event will definitely sell-out.

 

I woke up and thought it felt like it was Monday, then remembered it was actually Tuesday.

Last month was the first ‘Trailer Tuesday’ of the season at the Long Center. This is a great opportunity to try a variety of trailers all in one easy location. They’ll also have live music, and Camp Gladiator will be hosting a free workout at 6:30. If you want to participate, be sure to bring a mat and water.

Also, an assortment of brews from Real Ale will be highlighted in beer pairings with special menu items from Whole Foods Market Truck, SLAB BBQ and The Peached Tortilla.

The event is rain or shine, but if the weather happens to get extremely treacherous, check their Facebook page for announcements.

The featured trailers this month include:

I went to several Trailer Tuesdays last season, here are 5 Tips for making the most out of your experience.

Time: 5 – 9 pm

When: The last Tuesday of the month through October

  • Today, May 27th
  • June 24th
  • July 29th
  • August 26th
  • September 30th
  • October 28th

Location:
The Long Center
701 W. Riverside Drive
Austin, Texas 78704

http://www.trailerfoodtuesdays.com

The 16th Annual Memorial Day Concert & Sing-A-Long at The State Capitol sounds like the perfect way to pay tribute on this important day of remembrance. The concert features songs of inspiration and patriotism to honor those who have served our country.

If you’re planning on BBQ or celebrating on the water, please remember that it is a ‘no refusal’ weekend. Don’t drink and drive.

May God Bless America and Austin, Texas.

When: Today, May 27th

Time: Noon- 1pm

Location:
Texas State Capitol Grounds
1100 Congress Ave.
Austin, Texas 78701

https://www.facebook.com/events/1486661631564650/