Austin May Events Guide

Austin May Events Guide

Hopefully by now you’ve finished your spring cleaning and all the chaos that comes with the beginning of the year. Summer is just getting started, so kick back, relax and enjoy these events with friends and family in Austin this May!

5/5
JMBLYA
Circuit of the Americas
This three-day, three-city festival is making its stop in Austin. Benefitting Texas Organizing Project, Angel By Nature Foundation and Grounded in Music, this festival will showcase favorite hip-hop performers such as J. Cole, Migos, Young Thug and more.
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5/5-5/6
Pecan Street Spring Arts Festival
East Sixth Street
The oldest and largest art festival in Central Texas is back! Enjoy some of Austin’s top musical acts, from up-and-coming artists to renowned veterans, along with local food vendors and plenty of kid-friendly activities for the family.
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5/11-5/13
Finding Euphoria Fest
Carson Creek Ranch
This intimate electronic music festival includes two nights of camping, live music, yoga, and other community events. This year will feature performances by Gramatik, Cray, Asadi and more.
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5/13-5/14 & 5/20-5/21
West Austin Studio Tour
Across West Austin
This free, self-guided tour provides opportunities for the public to meet the artists and artisans of Austin in their element. Explore galleries and exhibitions while creating your own unique experience.
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5/23
Blues on the Green
Zilker Park
Held monthly from May through August, this family and pet family tradition features performances from top local bands. Be sure to pack your blankets and lawn chairs to come out and enjoy Austin’s largest free concert series.
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5/28
Life Time Tri CapTex
Lady Bird Lake, Downtown Austin
Kick off the summer at this triathlon, beginning with a swim in Lady Bird Lake and ending with a post-race party at Vic Mathias Shores. The race features the International, Sprint and SuperSprint Distances, drawing athletes of all levels.
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