Things To Do In Austin, Texas – May 2015 - Springtime is finally here and it's a great time to get out and explore some of the great events and activities Austin, Texas has to offer. Whether you're a resident or just visiting, you're sure to find something for you and the whole family this May in Austin.
Old Pecan Street Spring Arts Festival
Location: East Sixth Street
A free, family event, the Pecan Street Festival is the oldest and largest art festival in Central Texas. Musicians, food vendors, artists and crafts people turn Sixth Street - historically called Pecan Street - into a lively street fair where there is something for people of all ages.
Mueller Farmers' Market
Date: Sunday May 3, 2015
Time: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location: Mueller Lake Park 4550 Mueller Boulevard Austin, TX 78723
Austin mixed-use urban village Mueller and TexasFarmersMarket are collaborating to bring a new farmers’ market to East Austin. The Mueller Farmers' Market will launch on Sunday, September 9 at Mueller's historic Browning Hangar off Airport Boulevard. Over 40 Texas vendors will sell local seasonal produce, meats, cheeses, baked goods and specialty foods every Sunday from 10 AM to 2 PM.
The Color Run Austin, Texas
Date: Saturday May 16, 2015
Time: 8:00 AM
Location: Travis County Expo Center 7311 Decker Lane Austin, TX 78724
Kenny Chesney in Concert
Date: Thursday May 21, 2015
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Austin360 Amphitheater 9201 Circuit of the Americas Blvd Del Valle, TX 78617
Kenny Chesney: Kenny Chesney is country music's resident hit-maker having placed a single in the top 5 of Billboard's US Hot Country singles chart every year since 1996. Chesney's collection of country party anthems from "Beer in Mexico" to "Out Last Night" keep the Tennessee native at the top of the charts and on the road with a busy concert schedule. Chesney has toured the nation every year since 2001 and tour dates for his 2011 "Going Coastal" outing have the prolific singer-songwriter touring the nation throughout August.
Lifetime Capital of Texas Triathlon
Location: Lady Bird Lake, Downtown Austin
Lifetime Capital of Texas Triathlon attracts all levels of athletes from top ranked professionals to first-time triathletes. The event includes the USA Paratriathlon National Championship, sprint and international distances, First Tri distance and sprint and international distance relays.
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