Swoon over June: Austin Events 2011

June 1, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Hello Everyone! Hope you all had a fabulous Memorial Day weekend and your summer is off to a great start :).

Below you will find some great events for Austin this June, and as always please let us know if  we can help you with any of your real estate needs, or if you would like to schedule a time for us to meet! Stay cool out there!


The West Austin Properties Team

Edible Texas Wine Food Match

Friday June 3rd 7-10 at AT&T Center
A Three Course Celebration of Texas Wine and Food in Five Rounds 

National Trails Day
Saturday June 4th– 8:30 am at various venues
The Austin Parks Foundation will host be hosting the third annual American Hiking Society’s National Trails Day with volunteer projects at spots like Barton Springs Pool and various Austin trails. After the hard work’s done, volunteers will be treated to an appreciation picnic at the Zilker Rock Garden from noon to 2 p.m

Blues on the Green- Bob Schneider
Wednesday June 8th 7:30 at Zilker Park

ROT Biker Rally
June 9th-11th
The Republic of Texas Biker Rally (ROT Biker Rally) is the largest motorcycle rally in Texas and one of largest motorcycle events in the U.S.

Enthusiasts come to enjoy the amazing motorcycles and the Austin nightlife

The Austin Flea
Saturday, June 11 12:00p at The Highball
Join us for the next Austin Flea on Saturday, June 11th at the fabulous Highball! The Flea features all local handmade items and vintage wares from some of Austin’s most amazing and talented vendors

Santa Rita’s Paws on the Patio
Saturday June 11th 11-4
Santa Rita celebrates the uniqueness of Austin with an event especially for beloved pets with proceeds benefiting The Animal Trustees of Austin. On June 11th from 11 – 4 pm, pet lovers and pets are invited to attend Paws on the Patio at Santa Rita’s South location. Santa Rita’s stepping up the fun for customers and pets alike with live music, pet contests with celebrity judges, prizes, food and drink specials and doggy bags

Lies Chelsea Handler Told Me Tour 2011
Sunday, June 12 8:00p at Bass Concert Hall
Wildly successful comedian Chelsea Handler, known for shaking up the television, literary and stand up world with her outrageous brand of comedy is at again with the announcement of her 2011 comedy tour – LIES THAT CHELSEA HANDLER TOLD ME.

Moonlight Margarita Run & Gala
Thursday June 16th 8pm
The seventh annual race to benefit the Trail Foundation, sponsored by Maudie’s Tex-Mex, travels along Lady Bird Lake and ends with a gala that includes dinner, margaritas and live music. Race registration and party admission $30-110

Hyde Parks Home Tour 2011
June 18th 10-5 & June 19th 1-5
The theme of 35th annual tour, in which a number of historic homes and buildings will be open to the public, is “Back to Hometown Austin: Hyde Park.” Tickets $15-$18, children under 10 free. And though kids are welcome on the tour, parents can also take advantage of professionally supervised child care at Trinity United Methodist Church (600 E. 50th St.) for $5 per child (infants through elementary age children

Cedar Park Rodeo
June 23rd-June 25th

Cedar Park Center is pleased to announce that the Cedar Park Rodeo will be held on June 23rd-25th.  Get ready for an action packed evening of bull riding as Professional Bull Riders take part in the Cedar Park PBR Challenge on June 23rd.  Finish out the weekend with two evenings of professional rodeo action with the Cedar Park PRCA Rodeo on June 24th-25th.  You will not want to miss these three nights of action packed family entertainment at the Cedar Park Rodeo!

Blues on the Green- TBA
Wednesday June 22nd- 7:30 at Zilker Park

Keep Austin Weird 5K
Saturday, June 25 7:00p at Long Center

Unofficially known as “the slowest 5K you’ll ever run,” you won’t want to miss this year! Each registered participant will receive free entry into the Keep Austin Weird Festival which will include live music and local Austin food, drink and craft vendors. Start planning your costume now and grab your friends to celebrate what makes Austin so great!

About Katy

I am a 4th generation Austinite and a 3rd generation REALTOR with West Austin Properties. I specialize in buyer representation and would love to help you buy, sell or lease a home! Contact me for any of your real estate needs at Katy@WestAustin.com!