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701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States

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November 2015

Turkey Trot

Nov 26, 2015 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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$18 – $35

This year marks the 25th anniversary of the ThunderCloud Subs Turkey Trot, which takes place on Thanksgiving morning, November 26, 2015 starting at 8 am. The largest five-mile run in Texas and one of the largest Turkey Trots in the nation with more than 20,000 participants, the ThunderCloud Subs Turkey Trot is a cherished Thanksgiving Day tradition in Austin. ThunderCloud has raised more than $2.5 million for Caritas of Austin through the annual event, and 100 percent of the proceeds from the…

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January 2016

Hook 25th Anniversary Movie Party

Jan 30, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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$29

The Long Center Presents Hook 25th Anniversary Party on January 30th, 2016 in Dell Hall starting at 7:30 pm. Celebrating the perfection of Robin Williams in the role of the adult Pan the Man, the Alamo Drafthouse and the Long Center are joining forces and going all out with this ultimate HOOK fan event, which is going to feature: A screening at the Long Center, Austin’s largest cinematic venue! Second screen subtitles so you can Quote-Along with all of your…

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June 2016

Concerts In The Park at The Long Center

Jun 5, 2016 @ 7:30 am - 9:30 pm
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The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Free

Kids frolicking, couples lounging on blankets, old friends in their trusty folding chairs, lone bicyclists and pedestrians who have been distracted from their destinations—all united by the sound of music. The Hartman Foundation “Concerts in the Park,” presented by the Austin Symphony Orchestra, brings together ardent enthusiasts and unwitting attendees alike just as similar events did in town centers years ago. In its 14th summer season, these free ensemble concerts take place in the Hartman Concert Park in front of…

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Trailer Food Tuesday

Jun 7, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on Jul 19, 2016 at 5:00pm

One event on Aug 16, 2016 at 5:00pm

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Trailer Food Tuesdays are back at the Long Center! Enjoy some of your favorite Austin specials: The Peached Tortilla Detroit’s Own OMG Cheesecakery SLAB BBQ Dock & Roll Diner Rosarito Mission Dogs Hot Mess Food Truck Burro Cheese Kitchen Wholly Kabob ALC Steaks Whole Foods Market Mighty Bird Vegan Nom Chi’Lantro BBQ It's not Austin without live music and family, friends and pets! Check out their website for more details on Trailer Food Tuesdays.

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Sound & Cinema

Jun 20, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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One event on Jul 6, 2016 at 6:00pm

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Free

Sound & Cinema, part of All Summer Long at the Long Center, is a night of live music and classic movies. Come for a 5-show series on the lawn of the Long Center and a huge screen. Food trucks will come for the hungry and cocktails, craft beers and non-alcoholic beverages will be for sale by the Long Center. Bring: folding chairs, blankets, non-alcoholic drinks. Keep at home: alcoholic beverages and pets. The food trucks open by 6 pm, concerts start at 8…

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July 2016

Sound & Cinema: Footloose

Jul 20, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Free

Sound & Cinema, part of All Summer Long at the Long Center, is a night of live music and classic movies. Come for a showing of Footloose and the music of Urban Achievers Brass Band on the lawn of the Long Center and a huge screen. Food trucks will come for the hungry and cocktails, craft beers and non-alcoholic beverages will be for sale by the Long Center. The food trucks open by 6 pm, concerts start at 7:30 pm and the movie starts around 9…

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August 2016

Sound & Cinema: Labyrinth

Aug 10, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Free

Sound & Cinema, part of All Summer Long at the Long Center, is a night of live music and classic movies. Come for a showing of Labyrinth and the music of Sweet Spirit on the lawn of the Long Center and a huge screen. Food trucks will come for the hungry and cocktails, craft beers and non-alcoholic beverages will be for sale by the Long Center. The food trucks open by 6 pm, concerts start at 7:30 pm and the movie starts around 9 pm or right…

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Sound & Cinema: Tommy Boy

Aug 17, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Free

Sound & Cinema, part of All Summer Long at the Long Center, is a night of live music and classic movies. Come for a showing of Tommy Boy and the music of Matthew Logan Vasquez on the lawn of the Long Center and a huge screen. Food trucks will come for the hungry and cocktails, craft beers and non-alcoholic beverages will be for sale by the Long Center. The food trucks open by 6 pm, concerts start at 7:30 pm and the movie starts around 9 pm…

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Conversation w/ Jeffrey Tambor

Aug 31, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States

August 18, 2016 (Austin, TX)—The Larry Sanders Show, Arrested Development, The Hangover, and now Transparent—Jeffrey Tambor is back to pushing the envelope and getting noticed. This Golden Globe and Emmy-winning powerhouse personality is treating the Long Center to career tidbits and life observations November 19. You can reserve your front row seat for this one-night lecture of life and hilarity today!   Tambor has long been a staple in our consumption of stage, television, and film. You know him as Hank Kingsley from The Larry Sanders Show, bellowing…

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October 2016

Party 701: Swingin’ Speakeasy

Oct 13, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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$85

This year, the Long Center is bringing all you dolls and fellas back to the Roaring ’20s for Party 701: Swingin’ Speakeasy. You’re in-the-know about this swanky affair and with music you’ll want to 23 skidoo to, as well as authentic cocktail specials from the speakeasy era, you’ll be sure to revel in all the nonstop excitement of the Golden Age. Libations and bites will be provided by some of Austin’s finest restaurants and Williams Grant & Sons. So come…

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TMBBQ Brisket Brunch

Oct 29, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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$85

As a new addition this year, Texas Monthly debuts the TMBBQ Brisket Brunch on Saturday, October 29, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Juliet Ristorante (1500 Barton Springs Rd). Spotlighting TMBBQ Fest’s first-ever “Global Joint” from France, the event will feature an original BBQ brunch menu from Pitmaster Thomas Abramowicz, of the Beast of Paris, France, and Chef Jacob Weaver, of Juliet Ristorante. Tickets are $85 each for a meaty brunch menu with cocktails included. Tickets will be on…

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TMBBQ Fest 2016

Oct 31, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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$80

Texas Monthly’s annual festival for barbecue lovers, returns to Austin for its seventh year on Sunday, October 30, 2016, from 1 to 4 p.m. The festival, which sells out every year, will showcase smoked delicacies from 27 of the state’s most celebrated barbecue purveyors, all of whom have been honored by the magazine’s coveted list of “The 50 Best BBQ Joints in the World!” Guests are encouraged to sample from as many BBQ vendors as their stomachs will allow, plus…

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December 2016

Ballet Austin’s The Nutcraker

Dec 3, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:00pm, repeating until Dec 23, 2016

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Ballet Austin’s The Nutcraker When: December 3-23; shows at 2 & 7:30 p.m. Where: Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W. Riverside Drive, Austin The holiday season officially begins with the return of Ballet Austin’s The Nutcracker, now celebrating its 54th year. Stephen Mills’ seasonal classic, based on a version of the 200-year-old story by E.T.A. Hoffmann, follows Clara’s wintry adventures, from her battle with rowdy rodents to her triumphs at the Court of the Sugar Plum Fairy. Enjoy enchanting sets and costumes, animated choreography,…

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January 2017

Conversation w/ Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson @Long Center

Jan 18, 2017 @ 7:30 pm
The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Get ready Austin…because your favorite out-of-this-world astrophysicist, the one and only Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson, is headed to the Long Center to drop some cosmic knowledge January 18. Tickets available today, and they’ll fly at warp speed!   Join us for an evening with an intergalactic personality who needs no introduction—Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson, award-winning astrophysicist, author, and favored science “it-guy.”  Also host of FOX’s Cosmos, the time is now to sign right up for a front row seat to this evening of…

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Anton Nel: Internationally Famous Pianist @The Long Center

Jan 29, 2017 @ 3:00 pm
The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Returning for his first solo recital in Dell Hall since 2013, Austin’s Creative Home is pleased to see one of Austin’s own creatives—pianistic powerhouse Anton Nel—back in stately Steinway style January 29th. Tickets are available today! Even though he is just across the water from us, Anton Nel remains a pianist of immense interest. Winner of the first prize in the 1987 Naumburg International Piano Competition at Carnegie Hall—one of the most prestigious, dating back to 1926—Anton Nel enjoys a remarkable career…

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February 2017

ONCE The Musical at The Long Center

Feb 18, 2017 - Feb 19, 2017
The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Winner of eight 2012 Tony Awards® including BEST MUSICAL 'ONCE' Brings Music and Romance to the Long Center February 18 - 19. Tickets on Sale Now! October 20, 2016 (Austin, TX)—Guy meets Girl in this musical tale of chance encounters, captivating street music, and budding romance. ONCE, a major Broadway hit and winner of eight Tony Awards® including Best Musical, is headed to Austin this February and is, once again, blowing minds and stealing hearts. Tickets are available today! Once Featuring an…

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March 2017

Elvis Lives

Mar 2, 2017 @ 7:30 pm
The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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It’s true. . . Elvis is in the building! The Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Event, ELVIS LIVES, is gracing the Long Center March 2nd and taking Austin by storm. This is a multi-media live musical journey across Elvis Presley’s life and career, not to be missed by Elvis fans young or old. Tickets are on sale today! ELVIS LIVES is a tribute to Elvis’ career and innumerable musical contributions to our modern popular culture. Featuring winners and finalists from Elvis…

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Cowboy Breakfast at The Long Center

Mar 3, 2017 @ 6:00 am - 9:00 am
The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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The Cowboy Breakfast is a super-sized Texas breakfast that kicks off the Fair and Rodeo. Come enjoy pancakes, authentic chuck wagon biscuits and more at this free event. Featuring western-themed entertainment, live music and two-stepping lessons, the Cowboy Breakfast is fun for all ages.

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April 2017

Ruthless Good: The Great Austin Scavenger Hunt

Apr 8, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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If you like doing good with a side of fun competition then Ruthless Good is for you! Ruthless Good is not your ordinary fundraiser. Teams will work and play together to solve clues to find unique Austin locations and capture photos and answer trivia questions. With the streets of Austin as the game board, you will have three hours to complete as many activities as possible, earning points all along the way. All ages are welcome! It’s a great opportunity…

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Trumpeter Chris Botti: Smooth Jazz

Apr 19, 2017 @ 7:30 pm
The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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$39

Grammy® award-winning trumpeter and jazz artist Chris Botti will present an intimate evening of jazz standards and original compositions in the Long Center’s Dell Hall, April 19, including hit recordings “When I Fall In Love,” “To Love Again” and the latest, “Impressions.” Tickets are available today.   Playing trumpet since he was nine years old, Botti has become the largest-selling American instrumental artist. Botti has had huge successes with crossover audiences, infusing smooth jazz sound with hints of popular music, which led to…

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Chris Botti Delivers Smooth Jazz from Dell Hall Stage

Apr 19, 2017 @ 7:30 pm
The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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$39

Grammy® award-winning trumpeter and jazz artist Chris Botti will present an intimate evening of jazz standards and original compositions in the Long Center’s Dell Hall, April 19, including hit recordings “When I Fall In Love,” “To Love Again” and the latest, “Impressions.” Tickets are available today.   Playing trumpet since he was nine years old, Botti has become the largest-selling American instrumental artist. Botti has had huge successes with crossover audiences, infusing smooth jazz sound with hints of popular music, which led to…

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May 2017

David Sedaris at The Long Center

May 1, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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David Sedaris—a Paramount favorite—brings his sardonic wit and incisive social critiques to the Long Center this Spring for a live reading of his selected, humorous works. Slicing through cultural euphemisms and political correctness, Sedaris proves he is a master of satire and one of the most observant writers addressing the human condition today. With ten million copies of his books in print in over 25 languages, Sedaris has become one of America’s pre-eminent humor writers with a special flair for…

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June 2017

Free Concerts in the Park at The Long Center

Jun 4, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Free

Kids frolicking, couples lounging on blankets, old friends in their trusty folding chairs, lone bicyclists and pedestrians who have been distracted from their destinations—all united by the sound of music. The Hartman Foundation “Concerts in the Park,” presented by the Austin Symphony Orchestra, brings together ardent enthusiasts and unwitting attendees alike just as similar events did in town centers years ago. In its 15th summer season, these free ensemble concerts take place in the Hartman Concert Park in front of…

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Free Concerts in the Park at The Long Center

Jun 18, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on , repeating until Aug 27, 2017

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Free

Kids frolicking, couples lounging on blankets, old friends in their trusty folding chairs, lone bicyclists and pedestrians who have been distracted from their destinations—all united by the sound of music. The Hartman Foundation “Concerts in the Park,” presented by the Austin Symphony Orchestra, brings together ardent enthusiasts and unwitting attendees alike just as similar events did in town centers years ago. In its 15th summer season, these free ensemble concerts take place in the Hartman Concert Park in front of…

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SOUND & CINEMA: “The Princess Bride” FT. Icing (covering Cake)

Jun 21, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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SCHEDULE Doors and Food Trucks Open (6:00 PM) ICING (Covering Cake) (7:30 PM) Movie Starts at Dark (around 9:00 PM)   What you can bring: Personal water bottles, Folding Chairs, Blankets, Your Kids, Hot Date, Pets: leashed, on lawn only What you can't bring: Alcoholic beverages of any type, Coolers of any kind, Glass bottles, Illegal substances, Weapons, Boom Boxes or Amplified Sound, Marketing leaflets or Other Promotional Items VIP Access for Texas Teachers On behalf of Texas Lottery, Austin…

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Free Concerts in the Park at The Long Center

Jun 25, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Free

Kids frolicking, couples lounging on blankets, old friends in their trusty folding chairs, lone bicyclists and pedestrians who have been distracted from their destinations—all united by the sound of music. The Hartman Foundation “Concerts in the Park,” presented by the Austin Symphony Orchestra, brings together ardent enthusiasts and unwitting attendees alike just as similar events did in town centers years ago. In its 15th summer season, these free ensemble concerts take place in the Hartman Concert Park in front of…

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Trailer Food Tuesday at The Long Center

Jun 27, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on Jul 25, 2017 at 5:00pm

One event on Aug 15, 2017 at 5:00pm

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Free

WHO:          Austin’s finest food trucks and the Trailer Food Tuesdays team. WHAT:       It’s that time of year again, so grab your family and friends and head out to the Long Center for Austin’s annual celebration of the city’s culinary mascot – the food truck.       For the sixth year in a row, the Trailer Food Tuesdays team will bring together O.G. favorites such as The Peached Tortilla and Burro Cheese Kitchen as well as exciting up-and-comers like Rosarito and Cold Ones…

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SOUND & CINEMA: “RAISING ARIZONA” FT. THE QUAKER CITY NIGHT HAWKS

Jun 28, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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SOUND & CINEMA Join us for Music & Movies on the Long Center Lawn! SCHEDULE Doors and Food Trucks Open (6:00 PM) The Quaker City Night Hawks (7:30 PM) Movie Starts at Dark (around 9:00 PM)     What you can bring: Personal water bottles, Folding Chairs, Blankets, Your Kids, Hot Date, Pets: leashed, on lawn only What you can't bring: Alcoholic beverages of any type, Coolers of any kind, Glass bottles, Illegal substances, Weapons, Boom Boxes or Amplified Sound, Marketing…

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July 2017

Free Concerts in the Park at The Long Center

Jul 9, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Free

Kids frolicking, couples lounging on blankets, old friends in their trusty folding chairs, lone bicyclists and pedestrians who have been distracted from their destinations—all united by the sound of music. The Hartman Foundation “Concerts in the Park,” presented by the Austin Symphony Orchestra, brings together ardent enthusiasts and unwitting attendees alike just as similar events did in town centers years ago. In its 15th summer season, these free ensemble concerts take place in the Hartman Concert Park in front of…

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Free Concerts in the Park at The Long Center

Jul 16, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on , repeating until Aug 27, 2017

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Free

Kids frolicking, couples lounging on blankets, old friends in their trusty folding chairs, lone bicyclists and pedestrians who have been distracted from their destinations—all united by the sound of music. The Hartman Foundation “Concerts in the Park,” presented by the Austin Symphony Orchestra, brings together ardent enthusiasts and unwitting attendees alike just as similar events did in town centers years ago. In its 15th summer season, these free ensemble concerts take place in the Hartman Concert Park in front of…

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SOUND & CINEMA: “GALAXY QUEST” FT. SPECIAL GUEST

Jul 19, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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SOUND & CINEMA Join us for Music & Movies on the Long Center Lawn! SCHEDULE Doors and Food Trucks Open (6:00 PM) Live Music Begins (7:30 PM) Movie Starts at Dark (around 9:00 PM)     What you can bring: Personal water bottles, Folding Chairs, Blankets, Your Kids, Hot Date, Pets: leashed, on lawn only What you can't bring: Alcoholic beverages of any type, Coolers of any kind, Glass bottles, Illegal substances, Weapons, Boom Boxes or Amplified Sound, Marketing leaflets or…

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Free Concerts in the Park at The Long Center

Jul 23, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Free

Kids frolicking, couples lounging on blankets, old friends in their trusty folding chairs, lone bicyclists and pedestrians who have been distracted from their destinations—all united by the sound of music. The Hartman Foundation “Concerts in the Park,” presented by the Austin Symphony Orchestra, brings together ardent enthusiasts and unwitting attendees alike just as similar events did in town centers years ago. In its 15th summer season, these free ensemble concerts take place in the Hartman Concert Park in front of…

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Trailer Food Tuesday at The Long Center

Jul 25, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on Jul 25, 2017 at 5:00pm

One event on Aug 15, 2017 at 5:00pm

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Free

WHO:          Austin’s finest food trucks and the Trailer Food Tuesdays team. WHAT:       It’s that time of year again, so grab your family and friends and head out to the Long Center for Austin’s annual celebration of the city’s culinary mascot – the food truck.       For the sixth year in a row, the Trailer Food Tuesdays team will bring together O.G. favorites such as The Peached Tortilla and Burro Cheese Kitchen as well as exciting up-and-comers like Rosarito and Cold Ones…

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SOUND & CINEMA: “SCOTT PILGRIM VS. THE WORLD” FT. A GIANT DOG

Jul 26, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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SOUND & CINEMA Join us for Music & Movies on the Long Center Lawn! SCHEDULE Doors and Food Trucks Open (6:00 PM) A Giant Dog (7:30 PM) Movie Starts at Dark (around 9:00 PM)     What you can bring: Personal water bottles, Folding Chairs, Blankets, Your Kids, Hot Date, Pets: leashed, on lawn only What you can't bring: Alcoholic beverages of any type, Coolers of any kind, Glass bottles, Illegal substances, Weapons, Boom Boxes or Amplified Sound, Marketing leaflets or…

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Free Concerts in the Park at The Long Center

Jul 30, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on , repeating until Aug 27, 2017

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Free

Kids frolicking, couples lounging on blankets, old friends in their trusty folding chairs, lone bicyclists and pedestrians who have been distracted from their destinations—all united by the sound of music. The Hartman Foundation “Concerts in the Park,” presented by the Austin Symphony Orchestra, brings together ardent enthusiasts and unwitting attendees alike just as similar events did in town centers years ago. In its 15th summer season, these free ensemble concerts take place in the Hartman Concert Park in front of…

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August 2017

Free Concerts in the Park at The Long Center

Aug 6, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on , repeating until Aug 27, 2017

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Free

Kids frolicking, couples lounging on blankets, old friends in their trusty folding chairs, lone bicyclists and pedestrians who have been distracted from their destinations—all united by the sound of music. The Hartman Foundation “Concerts in the Park,” presented by the Austin Symphony Orchestra, brings together ardent enthusiasts and unwitting attendees alike just as similar events did in town centers years ago. In its 15th summer season, these free ensemble concerts take place in the Hartman Concert Park in front of…

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SET IT OFF TOUR — Bryson Tiller

Aug 9, 2017
The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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On the heels of the surprise release of his highly-anticipated sophomore album True to Self, BRYSON TILLER today announces his SET IT OFF TOUR, which will make a stop at the Statesman Skyline Theater at the Long Center on August 9. The news follows a massive Memorial Day Weekend for the singer-songwriter, who surprised fans Thursday at midnight by making his long-awaited T R A P S O U L follow-up True to Self available for digital streaming an entire…

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Free Concerts in the Park at The Long Center

Aug 13, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Free

Kids frolicking, couples lounging on blankets, old friends in their trusty folding chairs, lone bicyclists and pedestrians who have been distracted from their destinations—all united by the sound of music. The Hartman Foundation “Concerts in the Park,” presented by the Austin Symphony Orchestra, brings together ardent enthusiasts and unwitting attendees alike just as similar events did in town centers years ago. In its 15th summer season, these free ensemble concerts take place in the Hartman Concert Park in front of…

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Trailer Food Tuesday at The Long Center

Aug 15, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on Jul 25, 2017 at 5:00pm

One event on Aug 15, 2017 at 5:00pm

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Free

WHO:          Austin’s finest food trucks and the Trailer Food Tuesdays team. WHAT:       It’s that time of year again, so grab your family and friends and head out to the Long Center for Austin’s annual celebration of the city’s culinary mascot – the food truck.       For the sixth year in a row, the Trailer Food Tuesdays team will bring together O.G. favorites such as The Peached Tortilla and Burro Cheese Kitchen as well as exciting up-and-comers like Rosarito and Cold Ones…

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Free Concerts in the Park at The Long Center

Aug 20, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on , repeating until Aug 27, 2017

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Free

Kids frolicking, couples lounging on blankets, old friends in their trusty folding chairs, lone bicyclists and pedestrians who have been distracted from their destinations—all united by the sound of music. The Hartman Foundation “Concerts in the Park,” presented by the Austin Symphony Orchestra, brings together ardent enthusiasts and unwitting attendees alike just as similar events did in town centers years ago. In its 15th summer season, these free ensemble concerts take place in the Hartman Concert Park in front of…

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Free Concerts in the Park at The Long Center

Aug 27, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on , repeating until Aug 27, 2017

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Free

Kids frolicking, couples lounging on blankets, old friends in their trusty folding chairs, lone bicyclists and pedestrians who have been distracted from their destinations—all united by the sound of music. The Hartman Foundation “Concerts in the Park,” presented by the Austin Symphony Orchestra, brings together ardent enthusiasts and unwitting attendees alike just as similar events did in town centers years ago. In its 15th summer season, these free ensemble concerts take place in the Hartman Concert Park in front of…

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November 2017

Texas Monthly BBQ Fest

Nov 5, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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The annual Texas Monthly BBQ Fest returns for its eighth year! Join them for a great weekend deep in the heart of Texas for a delicious feast from more than twenty of the best 'cue restaurants in the country! Festival goers will relax on the lawn and enjoy music, sweet treats, cold beer, cocktails, interactive games with sponsors, and all of the smoked goodness they can handle. Hosted in Austin, Texas, the Texas Monthly BBQ Fest takes barbecue to new…

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27th Annual Turkey Trot

Nov 23, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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The ThunderCloud Subs Turkey Trot, Austin’s beloved Thanksgiving Day tradition benefiting Caritas of Austin, will return for its 27th year of gobbling good times on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 23. Online registration is available at www.thundercloud.com. The ThunderCloud Subs Turkey Trot includes a five-mile run, one-mile walk and a Kids K—all centered around the Long Center for the Performing Arts. The family-friendly event is the largest five-mile run in Texas with more than 20,000 participants each year. All proceeds from the…

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Santa on the Terrace at The Long Center

Nov 24, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Free

Santa on the Terrace When: Saturday, November 24, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Where: The Long Center, 701 W. Riverside Drive, Austin This Black Friday, Santa is coming to town and spreading some holiday cheer! Join us on the City Terrace and take some time out of the busiest holiday of the year to celebrate the season. Bring the kids for a FREE photo with Santa overlooking the best view in Austin! Enjoy some holiday treats with all sorts of…

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March 2018

Rodeo Austin’s Free Cowboy Breakfast

Mar 2, 2018 @ 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Free

The Cowboy Breakfast is a FREE super-sized Texas breakfast that kicks off the Fair and Rodeo. Come enjoy pancakes, authentic chuck wagon biscuits, doughnuts, brisket tacos and more at this free event. Featuring western-themed entertainment, live music, world-renowned trick roper, a longhorn and two-stepping lessons, the Cowboy Breakfast is fun for all ages.

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Craig of the Creek: Free SXSW Screening

Mar 12, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Free

Cartoon Network is inviting Texas families to come out and enjoy the biggest kid-friendly, and free event open to the public during SXSW! Bring a blanket and join Cartoon Network on the green to see an all-new episode of Craig of the Creek before the series premieres on Friday, March 30. Fans can also see never-before-seen episodes and clips of favorites shows including Ben 10, OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes, Teen Titans Go!, We Bare Bears and Unikitty! Visit the Teen Titans Go! to the Movies Scream Booth for a chance to…

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June 2018

Free Concerts in The Park at The Long Center

Jun 24, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Sunday, repeating until Aug 26, 2018

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Free

Kids frolicking, couples lounging on blankets, old friends in their trusty folding chairs, lone bicyclists and pedestrians who have been distracted from their destinations—all united by the sound of music. The Hartman Foundation “Concerts in the Park,” presented by the Austin Symphony Orchestra, brings together ardent enthusiasts and unwitting attendees alike just as similar events did in town centers years ago. In its 16th summer season, these free ensemble concerts take place in the Hartman Concert Park in front of…

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July 2018

Free Concerts in The Park at The Long Center

Jul 1, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Sunday, repeating until Aug 26, 2018

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Free

Kids frolicking, couples lounging on blankets, old friends in their trusty folding chairs, lone bicyclists and pedestrians who have been distracted from their destinations—all united by the sound of music. The Hartman Foundation “Concerts in the Park,” presented by the Austin Symphony Orchestra, brings together ardent enthusiasts and unwitting attendees alike just as similar events did in town centers years ago. In its 16th summer season, these free ensemble concerts take place in the Hartman Concert Park in front of…

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Free Concerts in The Park at The Long Center

Jul 8, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Sunday, repeating until Aug 26, 2018

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Free

Kids frolicking, couples lounging on blankets, old friends in their trusty folding chairs, lone bicyclists and pedestrians who have been distracted from their destinations—all united by the sound of music. The Hartman Foundation “Concerts in the Park,” presented by the Austin Symphony Orchestra, brings together ardent enthusiasts and unwitting attendees alike just as similar events did in town centers years ago. In its 16th summer season, these free ensemble concerts take place in the Hartman Concert Park in front of…

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Free Concerts in The Park at The Long Center

Jul 15, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Sunday, repeating until Aug 26, 2018

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Free

Kids frolicking, couples lounging on blankets, old friends in their trusty folding chairs, lone bicyclists and pedestrians who have been distracted from their destinations—all united by the sound of music. The Hartman Foundation “Concerts in the Park,” presented by the Austin Symphony Orchestra, brings together ardent enthusiasts and unwitting attendees alike just as similar events did in town centers years ago. In its 16th summer season, these free ensemble concerts take place in the Hartman Concert Park in front of…

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Free Concerts in The Park at The Long Center

Jul 22, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Sunday, repeating until Aug 26, 2018

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Free

Kids frolicking, couples lounging on blankets, old friends in their trusty folding chairs, lone bicyclists and pedestrians who have been distracted from their destinations—all united by the sound of music. The Hartman Foundation “Concerts in the Park,” presented by the Austin Symphony Orchestra, brings together ardent enthusiasts and unwitting attendees alike just as similar events did in town centers years ago. In its 16th summer season, these free ensemble concerts take place in the Hartman Concert Park in front of…

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Free Concerts in The Park at The Long Center

Jul 29, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Sunday, repeating until Aug 26, 2018

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Free

Kids frolicking, couples lounging on blankets, old friends in their trusty folding chairs, lone bicyclists and pedestrians who have been distracted from their destinations—all united by the sound of music. The Hartman Foundation “Concerts in the Park,” presented by the Austin Symphony Orchestra, brings together ardent enthusiasts and unwitting attendees alike just as similar events did in town centers years ago. In its 16th summer season, these free ensemble concerts take place in the Hartman Concert Park in front of…

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August 2018

Free Concerts in The Park at The Long Center

Aug 5, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Sunday, repeating until Aug 26, 2018

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Free

Kids frolicking, couples lounging on blankets, old friends in their trusty folding chairs, lone bicyclists and pedestrians who have been distracted from their destinations—all united by the sound of music. The Hartman Foundation “Concerts in the Park,” presented by the Austin Symphony Orchestra, brings together ardent enthusiasts and unwitting attendees alike just as similar events did in town centers years ago. In its 16th summer season, these free ensemble concerts take place in the Hartman Concert Park in front of…

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Free Concerts in The Park at The Long Center

Aug 12, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Sunday, repeating until Aug 26, 2018

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Free

Kids frolicking, couples lounging on blankets, old friends in their trusty folding chairs, lone bicyclists and pedestrians who have been distracted from their destinations—all united by the sound of music. The Hartman Foundation “Concerts in the Park,” presented by the Austin Symphony Orchestra, brings together ardent enthusiasts and unwitting attendees alike just as similar events did in town centers years ago. In its 16th summer season, these free ensemble concerts take place in the Hartman Concert Park in front of…

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Free Concerts in The Park at The Long Center

Aug 19, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Sunday, repeating until Aug 26, 2018

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Kids frolicking, couples lounging on blankets, old friends in their trusty folding chairs, lone bicyclists and pedestrians who have been distracted from their destinations—all united by the sound of music. The Hartman Foundation “Concerts in the Park,” presented by the Austin Symphony Orchestra, brings together ardent enthusiasts and unwitting attendees alike just as similar events did in town centers years ago. In its 16th summer season, these free ensemble concerts take place in the Hartman Concert Park in front of…

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Free Concerts in The Park at The Long Center

Aug 26, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Sunday, repeating until Aug 26, 2018

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Free

Kids frolicking, couples lounging on blankets, old friends in their trusty folding chairs, lone bicyclists and pedestrians who have been distracted from their destinations—all united by the sound of music. The Hartman Foundation “Concerts in the Park,” presented by the Austin Symphony Orchestra, brings together ardent enthusiasts and unwitting attendees alike just as similar events did in town centers years ago. In its 16th summer season, these free ensemble concerts take place in the Hartman Concert Park in front of…

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November 2018

Texas Monthly’s Ninth Annual BBQ Festival

Nov 4, 2018
The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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$10 – $165

Texas Monthly BBQ Festival will take place on Sunday, November 4 at the Long Center for the Performing Arts. Guests are encouraged to sample as much ‘cue as their stomach will allow, as well as enjoy live music from The Madisons, Lavelle White & The L Men, cold drinks and fun lawn games with attendees of all ages and from across the globe.The Texas Monthly BBQ Fest Weekend is sponsored by Big Red, Desert Door Sotol, Legacy Whiskey, Lone Star…

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2018 Thundercloud Subs Turkey Trot

Nov 22, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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$8 – $35

This year marks the 28th anniversary of the ThunderCloud Subs Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving morning, November 22, 2018. The largest five-mile run in Texas and one of the largest Turkey Trots in the nation with nearly 20,000 participants, the ThunderCloud Subs Turkey Trot is Austin’s beloved Thanksgiving Day tradition benefiting Caritas of Austin. The event takes place at the Long Center for Performing Arts and includes a five-mile run (timed or untimed), one-mile walk, and Kids' K. All registrations include…

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December 2018

Santa on the Terrace at The Long Center

Dec 1, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Free

The Long Center presents Santa on the Terrace, Saturday, December 1, on the H-E-B Terrace. Santa is coming to town a little early this year—don’t miss your chance to see him! Join us on the H-E-B Terrace with friends and family to celebrate the season, and get a FREE picture with Santa in front of the best downtown view in Austin. Enjoy holiday treats and activities the whole family as we welcome our bearded friend from the North Pole. Pictures…

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The Nutcracker

Dec 7, 2018
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An event every day that begins at 6:00am, repeating until Dec 23, 2018

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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$15 – $89

Your favorite way to celebrate the season returns for its 56th year! Ballet Austin’s annual production of The Nutcracker never disappoints, with hundreds of dancers, beautiful sets and costumes, and Tchaikovsky’s delicious score performed live by the Austin Symphony Orchestra. From a festive holiday party to an exotic court of sweets, watch as our young heroine, Clara, faces her fears, rescues her prince, and dreams big during the journey of a lifetime! Make memories to last a lifetime when you…

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The Nutcracker

Dec 8, 2018
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An event every day that begins at 6:00am, repeating until Dec 23, 2018

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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$15 – $89

Your favorite way to celebrate the season returns for its 56th year! Ballet Austin’s annual production of The Nutcracker never disappoints, with hundreds of dancers, beautiful sets and costumes, and Tchaikovsky’s delicious score performed live by the Austin Symphony Orchestra. From a festive holiday party to an exotic court of sweets, watch as our young heroine, Clara, faces her fears, rescues her prince, and dreams big during the journey of a lifetime! Make memories to last a lifetime when you…

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The Nutcracker

Dec 9, 2018
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 6:00am, repeating until Dec 23, 2018

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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$15 – $89

Your favorite way to celebrate the season returns for its 56th year! Ballet Austin’s annual production of The Nutcracker never disappoints, with hundreds of dancers, beautiful sets and costumes, and Tchaikovsky’s delicious score performed live by the Austin Symphony Orchestra. From a festive holiday party to an exotic court of sweets, watch as our young heroine, Clara, faces her fears, rescues her prince, and dreams big during the journey of a lifetime! Make memories to last a lifetime when you…

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The Nutcracker

Dec 10, 2018
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 6:00am, repeating until Dec 23, 2018

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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$15 – $89

Your favorite way to celebrate the season returns for its 56th year! Ballet Austin’s annual production of The Nutcracker never disappoints, with hundreds of dancers, beautiful sets and costumes, and Tchaikovsky’s delicious score performed live by the Austin Symphony Orchestra. From a festive holiday party to an exotic court of sweets, watch as our young heroine, Clara, faces her fears, rescues her prince, and dreams big during the journey of a lifetime! Make memories to last a lifetime when you…

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The Nutcracker

Dec 11, 2018
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 6:00am, repeating until Dec 23, 2018

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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$15 – $89

Your favorite way to celebrate the season returns for its 56th year! Ballet Austin’s annual production of The Nutcracker never disappoints, with hundreds of dancers, beautiful sets and costumes, and Tchaikovsky’s delicious score performed live by the Austin Symphony Orchestra. From a festive holiday party to an exotic court of sweets, watch as our young heroine, Clara, faces her fears, rescues her prince, and dreams big during the journey of a lifetime! Make memories to last a lifetime when you…

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The Nutcracker

Dec 12, 2018
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 6:00am, repeating until Dec 23, 2018

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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$15 – $89

Your favorite way to celebrate the season returns for its 56th year! Ballet Austin’s annual production of The Nutcracker never disappoints, with hundreds of dancers, beautiful sets and costumes, and Tchaikovsky’s delicious score performed live by the Austin Symphony Orchestra. From a festive holiday party to an exotic court of sweets, watch as our young heroine, Clara, faces her fears, rescues her prince, and dreams big during the journey of a lifetime! Make memories to last a lifetime when you…

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The Nutcracker

Dec 13, 2018
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 6:00am, repeating until Dec 23, 2018

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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$15 – $89

Your favorite way to celebrate the season returns for its 56th year! Ballet Austin’s annual production of The Nutcracker never disappoints, with hundreds of dancers, beautiful sets and costumes, and Tchaikovsky’s delicious score performed live by the Austin Symphony Orchestra. From a festive holiday party to an exotic court of sweets, watch as our young heroine, Clara, faces her fears, rescues her prince, and dreams big during the journey of a lifetime! Make memories to last a lifetime when you…

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The Nutcracker

Dec 14, 2018
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 6:00am, repeating until Dec 23, 2018

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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$15 – $89

Your favorite way to celebrate the season returns for its 56th year! Ballet Austin’s annual production of The Nutcracker never disappoints, with hundreds of dancers, beautiful sets and costumes, and Tchaikovsky’s delicious score performed live by the Austin Symphony Orchestra. From a festive holiday party to an exotic court of sweets, watch as our young heroine, Clara, faces her fears, rescues her prince, and dreams big during the journey of a lifetime! Make memories to last a lifetime when you…

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The Nutcracker

Dec 15, 2018
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 6:00am, repeating until Dec 23, 2018

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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$15 – $89

Your favorite way to celebrate the season returns for its 56th year! Ballet Austin’s annual production of The Nutcracker never disappoints, with hundreds of dancers, beautiful sets and costumes, and Tchaikovsky’s delicious score performed live by the Austin Symphony Orchestra. From a festive holiday party to an exotic court of sweets, watch as our young heroine, Clara, faces her fears, rescues her prince, and dreams big during the journey of a lifetime! Make memories to last a lifetime when you…

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The Nutcracker

Dec 16, 2018
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 6:00am, repeating until Dec 23, 2018

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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$15 – $89

Your favorite way to celebrate the season returns for its 56th year! Ballet Austin’s annual production of The Nutcracker never disappoints, with hundreds of dancers, beautiful sets and costumes, and Tchaikovsky’s delicious score performed live by the Austin Symphony Orchestra. From a festive holiday party to an exotic court of sweets, watch as our young heroine, Clara, faces her fears, rescues her prince, and dreams big during the journey of a lifetime! Make memories to last a lifetime when you…

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The Nutcracker

Dec 17, 2018
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 6:00am, repeating until Dec 23, 2018

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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$15 – $89

Your favorite way to celebrate the season returns for its 56th year! Ballet Austin’s annual production of The Nutcracker never disappoints, with hundreds of dancers, beautiful sets and costumes, and Tchaikovsky’s delicious score performed live by the Austin Symphony Orchestra. From a festive holiday party to an exotic court of sweets, watch as our young heroine, Clara, faces her fears, rescues her prince, and dreams big during the journey of a lifetime! Make memories to last a lifetime when you…

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The Nutcracker

Dec 18, 2018
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 6:00am, repeating until Dec 23, 2018

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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$15 – $89

Your favorite way to celebrate the season returns for its 56th year! Ballet Austin’s annual production of The Nutcracker never disappoints, with hundreds of dancers, beautiful sets and costumes, and Tchaikovsky’s delicious score performed live by the Austin Symphony Orchestra. From a festive holiday party to an exotic court of sweets, watch as our young heroine, Clara, faces her fears, rescues her prince, and dreams big during the journey of a lifetime! Make memories to last a lifetime when you…

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The Nutcracker

Dec 19, 2018
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 6:00am, repeating until Dec 23, 2018

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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$15 – $89

Your favorite way to celebrate the season returns for its 56th year! Ballet Austin’s annual production of The Nutcracker never disappoints, with hundreds of dancers, beautiful sets and costumes, and Tchaikovsky’s delicious score performed live by the Austin Symphony Orchestra. From a festive holiday party to an exotic court of sweets, watch as our young heroine, Clara, faces her fears, rescues her prince, and dreams big during the journey of a lifetime! Make memories to last a lifetime when you…

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The Nutcracker

Dec 20, 2018
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 6:00am, repeating until Dec 23, 2018

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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$15 – $89

Your favorite way to celebrate the season returns for its 56th year! Ballet Austin’s annual production of The Nutcracker never disappoints, with hundreds of dancers, beautiful sets and costumes, and Tchaikovsky’s delicious score performed live by the Austin Symphony Orchestra. From a festive holiday party to an exotic court of sweets, watch as our young heroine, Clara, faces her fears, rescues her prince, and dreams big during the journey of a lifetime! Make memories to last a lifetime when you…

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The Nutcracker

Dec 21, 2018
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 6:00am, repeating until Dec 23, 2018

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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$15 – $89

Your favorite way to celebrate the season returns for its 56th year! Ballet Austin’s annual production of The Nutcracker never disappoints, with hundreds of dancers, beautiful sets and costumes, and Tchaikovsky’s delicious score performed live by the Austin Symphony Orchestra. From a festive holiday party to an exotic court of sweets, watch as our young heroine, Clara, faces her fears, rescues her prince, and dreams big during the journey of a lifetime! Make memories to last a lifetime when you…

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The Nutcracker

Dec 22, 2018
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 6:00am, repeating until Dec 23, 2018

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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$15 – $89

Your favorite way to celebrate the season returns for its 56th year! Ballet Austin’s annual production of The Nutcracker never disappoints, with hundreds of dancers, beautiful sets and costumes, and Tchaikovsky’s delicious score performed live by the Austin Symphony Orchestra. From a festive holiday party to an exotic court of sweets, watch as our young heroine, Clara, faces her fears, rescues her prince, and dreams big during the journey of a lifetime! Make memories to last a lifetime when you…

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The Nutcracker

Dec 23, 2018
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 6:00am, repeating until Dec 23, 2018

The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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$15 – $89

Your favorite way to celebrate the season returns for its 56th year! Ballet Austin’s annual production of The Nutcracker never disappoints, with hundreds of dancers, beautiful sets and costumes, and Tchaikovsky’s delicious score performed live by the Austin Symphony Orchestra. From a festive holiday party to an exotic court of sweets, watch as our young heroine, Clara, faces her fears, rescues her prince, and dreams big during the journey of a lifetime! Make memories to last a lifetime when you…

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February 2019

Silent Night

February 3 @ 7:30 pm
The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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$39

Austin Opera’s season continues with the company premiere of the Pulitzer Prize–winning modern classic Silent Night, January 26–February 3, 2019, at the Long Center. The opera, with music by Kevin Puts and a libretto by Mark Campbell (The Manchurian Candidate, 2016), is based on the 2005 film Joyeux Noël, which was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. A stellar cast and creative team join forces in Austin to present this powerful vision of humanity and hope.…

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March 2019

GRIMM TALES: World Premiere

March 29 @ 12:00 am
The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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$15 – $89

They were meant to guide us and keep us on the straight and narrow. But many of the saccharin, Disney-esque stories we know today started as grim reminders of what happens when naiveté meets wickedness, and the balance between good and evil is in question. In this new, full-length work, commissioned by the Butler New Choreography Endowment and funded in part by a gift from Dr. Beverly Dale, Artistic Director Stephen Mills delves into the underbelly of some of your…

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May 2019

La bohème

May 5 @ 7:30 pm
The Long Center for Performing Arts, 701 W Riverside Dr.
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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$39

Austin Opera concludes its 2018–2019 season with one of the most enduring works in all of opera: Puccini’s La bohème, April 27–May 5, 2019, at the Long Center. Deep in the heart of Paris’s Latin Quarter—where music and dancing swirl nightly at the Café Momus— Mimì, a lovely seamstress of delicate health,
 meets handsome poet Rodolfo. Eccentric singer Musetta flirts and feuds with painter Marcello. And philosopher Colline and musician Schaunard do their best to distract the landlord from the…

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