Across the globe, when talk of music festivals come up, two Texas events always make the list - spring's South by Southwest and fall's Austin City Limits Music Festival, both in Austin – the Live Music Capital of the World. Austin's Fun, Fun, Fun Fest, in November, is also starting to rise to similar ranks.
By Marty Lange
While having lunch at the popular comfort-food restaurant Threadgill’s last year during the Austin City Limits Music Festival, I met a group of 50- and 60-something Canadians who had come all the way to
Not only were they attending the festival, but they were also going to various
Festival curmudgeons may claim that the heat, crowds, parking, traffic, and accommodations can be problematic. But the thrill of experiencing so many diverse artists in a communal setting clearly trumps any hardships. More than 100 acts will perform this year. Join the fun September 26-28 in Austin's Zilker Park.
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