Zilker Park Events – Austin, TX


Zilker Park hosts a wide variety of events year round. ZIlker Park events include Austin City Limits Music Festival, Zilker Park Kite Festival, Trail of Lights and Blues on the Green, to name a few. Popular recurring events like these help keep Zilker Park as one of the things to do in Austin, TX.

  • Zilker Kite Festival - Austin, TX

    (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); The Zilker Kite Festival is the oldest of its kind in the United States.  Founded in 1929, the Kite Festival is held the first Sunday in March.  There are numerous contest held such as Most Unusual Kite, Largest Kite, Smallest Kite, and Strongest Pulling Kite.  Numerous food vendors are present [...].

  • Austin City Limits Music Festival - Austin, TX

    (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Each year, Zilker Park hosts two consecutive three-day weekends of music in a festival called Austin City Limits (ACL) Music Festival. ACL features more than 150 acts for approximately 450,000 fans and covers most musical genres, like rock, alternative, hip-hop, electronic, country, folk, and indie. The yearly music festival, hosted at Zilker [...].

  • Austin Nature and Science Center - Austin, TX

    (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); The Austin Science and Nature Center provides hands on exhibits, programs, and activities that challenge visitors to explore and appreciate the outdoor world around them.  Activities include a dino pit, wildlife exhibits, and scouting programs. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Visitor DetailsHours Monday - Saturday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sunday, [...].

  • Zilker Park Tree Lighting and Trail of Lights - Austin, TX

    (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Each year, in December, Zilker Park sets up Zilker Holiday Tree, which stands 155 feet tall. The park holds a tree lighting ceremony consisting of food, local entertainment and live music. Along with the Zilker Park Holiday Tree, the park hosts Austin Trail of Lights. The trail consists of beautiful [...].

  • Zilker Hillside Theatre Events - Austin, TX

    (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Since 1959, the Beverly S. Sheffield Hillside Theater has hosted the annual Zilker Summer Musical, the longest running outdoor donation based musical production in the United States.   Zilker Theatre Productions, a non-profit organization, provides this award-winning, donation based entertainment each year.  Previous year’s productions include Broadway favorites such as [...].

  • Blues on the Green - Austin, TX

    (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 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.  (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Visitor DetailsContact [...].

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