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Upcoming things to do in Austin!

The 9th annual LEVITATION
April 29 – May 1, 2016
Carson Creek Ranch 9507 Sherman Rd, Austin, TX

LEVITATION (formerly Austin Psych Fest) is a music festival that was founded in 2008 by The Reverberation Appreciation Society, who continue to organize and curate the festival. Details.
Shiner Gasp
May 7, 2016 7:00 a.m.
Met Center 7551 Metro Center Dr. Austin, TX

The Shiner GASP is one of the state's longest running bike rides and different than any other bike ride: riders start in Austin and ride to the historic Spoetzl Brewery in Shiner, Texas for an afternoon of great food and beer. The Shiner GASP originated in the 1970s as an informal cycling pilgrimage from Austin to the Spoetzl Brewery in Shiner, Texas for fans of Shiner beer. Details.
Tough Mudder
May 21 - 22, 2016
McMahan Ranch 290 Old Lake Rd 78957 Smithville TX
Built upon dirt bike trails, creeks, fields, woodlands and swamps of all shapes and sizes, you’re going to need to take your training off the treadmill to tackle this course. Details.
Kerrville Folk Festival
May 26 - June 12, 2016
Quiet Valley Ranch 3876 Medina Hwy, Kerrville, TX

The Kerrville Music Festivals are family oriented events which are held each year on the Quiet Valley Ranch, just 9 miles south of the resort town of Kerrville in the heart of the beautiful Texas Hill Country. Details.
X Games Austin
June 2 - 5, 2016
Circuit of The Americas 9201 Circuit of the Americas Blvd, Austin, TX
A festival that highlights the intersection of sports and lifestyle that exists in action sports, with more than 250 of the best action sports athletes competing for the most coveted medals in Skateboard, BMX Freestyle, Moto X and more. Details.
TX German Bier and Kase Festival
Saturday, June 4, 2016
Austin Saengerrunde and Scholz Garten 1607 San Jacinto Blvd, Austin, TX
Texas craft breweries bring their best German-style bier to this annual festival and grilled kase (cheese) competition. Live music and local vendors will round out the event. Details.
ATX Television Festival
June 9 - 12, 2016
Downtown Austin TX
ATX Festival is the first festival devoted to Television's history and future. It functions like a traditional film festival with premieres of new series, current hits and cult favorites. Details.
Republic of Texas Biker Rally
June 9 - 12, 2016
Travis County Exposition Center and Sixth St
The state's largest motorcycle gathering attracts thousands of bikers for rides, parades and music. Details.
Central Texas Juneteenth 2K, Parade & Celebration
Saturday, June 18, 2016
MLK Blvd. and Rosewood Park Austin, TX
Juneteenth, also known as "Freedom Day" or "Emancipation Day," is the oldest known African American celebration commemorating the end of slavery. This annual event features a 2K walk/run, parade floats and entertainment and celebration at Rosewood Park. Details
James Taylor and his All-Star Band
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 8:30 p.m.
Frank Erwin Center 1701 Red River Austin, TX

James Taylor and his All-Star Band are coming to The Theatre for one intimate and memorable night! As a recording and touring artist, James Taylor has touched people with his warm baritone voice and distinctive style of guitar-playing for more than 40 years, while setting a precedent to which countless young musicians have aspired. Details.
The Cooking Light & Health Fit Foodie Race Weekend
June 24 - 26, 2016 7:00 a.m.
4550 Mueller Blvd. Austin, TX

Ready, set, GO! – The most delicious race EVER returns to Austin, TX with a huge lineup including three-days of events that get your mouth-watering and your heart pumping. Calories Burned = Calories Earned, right?! Details.
Keep Austin Weird Fest & 5K
Saturday, June 25, 2016
Downtown Austin TX
Anything is possible at this decade-old Austin extravaganza! Run, skip or race through the streets of downtown Austin wearing the wackiest costume. Unofficially known as "the slowest 5K you will ever run," this race is designed for amusement and fun. Details.
Hill Country Galleria Independence Day Celebration
Monday, July 4, 2016
Hill Country Galleria 12700 Hill Country Blvd. Ste. T-100 Bee Cave, TX
Shopping, music, barbecue, fireworks and fun for the whole family, including the dogs. Details.
Body Mind Spirit Expo
July 23 - 24, 2016
Palmer Events Center 900 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX
Join us for the latest in new thought presentations, the best advances in alternative health and as always the nations finest selections of psychics and mediums. This year we have themed our events "Explore Within" and we invite you to consider this theme throughout the weekend. Details.
"4th and Goal Gala"
Friday, September 2, 2016 7:00 p.m.
AT&T Conference Center Grand Ballroom 1900 University Ave Austin, TX

The gala will be a night to remember, featuring performances by four of the music industry's most prominent singer/songrwriters, Paul Overstreet, Mike Reid, Brett James and Wendell Mobley. Mark your calendars and save the date for this incredible event supporting The Darrell K Royal Research Fund for Alzheimer's Disease. Details.
Houston Super Bowl
All year events
Game Day, Sunday, February 5, 2017
Give Texans the opportunity to put on a big show and they will never disappoint. The countdown for Super Bowl LI is still more than 350 days away, but that doesn’t mean Houstonians are waiting when it comes to representing their hometown. There are plans for a large, free to the public celebration in the area around Discovery Green which will have attractions and concerts to bring people in for the week prior to the Super Bowl. Check back often!! Details.

Austin Food and Wine Festival - Austin, TX - April 27-29, 2012

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