Lady Bird Lake
Lady Bird Lake serves as one of the best places in Austin to kayak, canoe and stand up paddle board. Wrapped around the lake is, the Lady Bird Hike and Bike Trail, one of the best places in downtown Austin to walk, jog, run or bike.
Barton Springs Pool
Barton Springs Pool is always at or near the top lists of things to do in Austin. Locals and visitors hang out all summer long to socialize, swim, relax and most importantly, cool off from the hot Texas sun.
Austin City Limits
Each year, Zilker Park hosts a three-day American music festival called Austin City Limits (ACL) Music Festival. ACL features more than 150 acts that cover most musical genres, like rock, hip-hop, electronic, country, folk and indie.
Blues On The Green
Local radio station KGSR hosts a free annual summer concert series inside Zilker Park. Previous year’s acts include performers such as the Old 97’s, Gary Clark Jr., Los Lonely Boys, Ben Kweller, and Bob Schneider. Lawn chairs, blankets, kids, dogs, and umbrellas welcome.