Experience an all-out music festival filled with catchy tunes, legendary eats and dozens of activities for attendees looking for an ideal getaway weekend. The Austin City Limits festival one of the 5 best festivals in Austin Texas takes place at Zilker Park in Austin, over a span of two consecutive three-day weekends.
Weekend One: October 5-7, 2018
Weekend Two: October 12-14, 2018
Founded in 2002, the ACL has gained substantial popularity and currently attracts over 450,000 people from across the world every year.
Take in the beautiful city skyline as you get lost in the trance of rock, indie, country, electronic and hip hop music. Austin’s notoriously savory local eats are in high demand at the event, so be sure to indulge in some of the best of the best when it comes to tacos, BBQ, ice cream and more.
The Texas music event allows attendees to vibe with a cause as each ticket holder is given the unique opportunity to give back to the community during the festival. ACL Cares sponsors several charitable organizations to make a difference in the local community of Austin.
Another intriguing part of the ACL festival is their very own art market. Come up on posters, accessories, head gear and more a this one-stop shop for all music festival fans. Be sure to head over to the nightly Silent Disco at Tito’s Handmade Vodka Stage from 8-10 p.m. for a unique boogie dance off.
Thinking about bringing the kids? The ACL offers creative and informative activities for the little ones hosted by Austin Kiddie Limits. It provides an escape from the crowds and even gives you a place to change diapers!
“Treat the entire family to a weekend filled of vibrant adventures with something do for all ages and interests.”
Choose from a variety of ticket packages and head on over to the Historic District Zilker Park in southwest Texas to view the ACL music festival. Tickets range from a full three-day bundle to one day G.A. admission.
If you are thinking about taking it to the next level, make sure to check out VIP ticketing options. Experience the ACL in a secluded oasis that includes catered foods, concierge services and mini spa treatments.
Austin, Texas offers an abundance of travel options for those visiting the city. Capital Metro and MetroRail lines provide simple and straightforward transportation around downtown. Several rideshare companies and local bike rental shops are available as well. Check out this full list of traveling options in Austin for the ultimate ACL experience.
As if the event coordinators weren’t already cool enough, they went ahead and decided to include bundle packages for hotels and lodging. Choose from renting a house or select an affordable hotel room with ACL’s specialized business partners.
Either option you choose, ACL guarantees you will get the base rates for your stay. Plenty of lodging is located within walking distance or a short ride away from Zilker Park.
The city of Austin offers top-notch entertainment, inspiring cuisine and an unmatched culture in a marvelous outdoor setting. Check out countless art scenes and several other live music venues to get a full taste of this bustling city.
Visitor guides and all-inclusive tours are a must upon arrival. Although the city is best known for music, it offers rich history in cultural heritage and numerous action-related activities for people of all ages.
Head to Austin’s official website for a full list of things to do during your stay at the ACL!