Keep Austin weird is the motto that the city lays claim to and proudly displays. We will be taking a look at a few local favorites in the Barton Springs area , from Austin traditions to and fan favorite music selections there is a little something out there for everyone.

Unplugged at the Grove:
Shady Grove

Every Wednesday during the Summer starting  April and ending in September, Shady Grove hosts a free concert series. This outdoor venue often hosts local fan favorites such as  Bob Schneider, and Alpha Rev.

Location: 1620 Barton Springs Road



Blues on the Green:

Another concert series outside, this one happening in Zilker park, blues on the green is presented by KGSR these concerts take place late may through early August. This event brings out people from all walks of life. It is as much a social gathering as it is a music event. Stick around after the music stops to see some of the peculiarity of the city show as locals continue to entertain.
Location: 2100 Barton Springs road



Howling at the moon:

If you ever get the urge to tap into your primal side Austin has you covered.
During full moons in the Summer, Barton springs pool opens up its gates at midnight, offering free entry.
Tradition encourages participants to howl at the moon, the night is often filled with howling as pool goers let themselves give into lupine urges.
Location: 2100 Barton Springs Road
Austin City Limits:

Taking place in the fall this music festival brings 3 days of entertainment to Zilker park, offering a wide range of talented artists and bringing together music lovers of all shapes and sizes, this event is a local favorite

Location: 2100 Barton Springs Road