The summer after graduation is the perfect time to get out and enjoy your city, and Austin is the perfect city to explore. These upcoming Austin events celebrate history, culture, fun, and everything in between. Texan 26 has compiled some of the best events in Austin for you to check out this summer.
Craving a Sweet Treat? Check Out the Museum of Ice Cream’s Night at the Museum
The Austin Museum of Ice Cream provides a uniquely fun experience for visitors of all ages. Enjoy delicious ice cream, dive into a pool filled with sprinkles, and learn all about the history of ice cream. The Museum’s “Night at the Museum” event every Friday and Saturday night through May 27 features games, sweet treats, and more.
Want to Try a Vegetarian Burger? Head to Moontower Cider’s Pop-Up
Moontower Cider Co. has teamed up with Amanita Burgers to offer a delicious plant-based-burger pop-up spread every Saturday. These burgers are made from scratch and feature Chef Maxwell Shoup’s special vegetarian recipe, which includes lentils, jackfruit, and beets.
Looking for a Unique Place to Shop? Visit the Mermaid Bazaar
Every first and third Saturday of the month from March through December, the Mermaid Society of Texas holds the Mermaid Bazaar, a pop-up market featuring a little bit of everything – arts and crafts, farm-grown food, and handmade clothes and jewelry. Even if you don’t buy anything, it’s fun to cruise through and take a look at what’s on offer.
Want to Learn to Dance? Check Out Monday Tango
Every first Monday of the month from March through June, Esquina Tango offers a free beginner Tango class and a free social Tango dance. Food is available, and visitors can come alone, with a partner, or with friends. Even if you have two left feet, it’s a great opportunity to try something new.
Into Classic Rock? Go See REO Speedwagon
If you’re a fan of old-school rock, you’re in luck – REO Speedwagon’s Live and UnZoomed Tour is coming to Germania Insurance Amphitheater on July 22. They’ll be joined by fellow classic rock bands Styx and Loverboy. Reserve your ticket today!< /p>
These are just some of the many upcoming events happening in Austin over the next few months. For more ideas about what to do this summer, visit Texan 26’s website.