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ABC Zilker Kite Festival

Sunday, March 4, 2018 - 9:00am to 4:00pm

Event website

This event is open for public participation, and a fee for participation/grounds entry is charged.

ALERTS!

  • PARKING ALERT - Parking on the grass/on unauthorized park grounds is a $250 parking fine  during special events.
  • VENDING ALERT - Illegal vending/commercial activity Class C Misdemeanor minimum $200 fine.
  • Glass, Styrofoam and Smoking are prohibited in all parksIn addition, the event organizer may restrict additional items on site.
  • For additional event information and all inquiries please visit the event website for additional information, schedule and exact timing, parking, item restrictions, registration and contact information.

PARK ACCESSIBILITY IMPACT:

  • In Use – no fences, no barriers, significant portion of the park reserved/impacted by the event.  Includes increased pedestrian and vehicular activity.
  • The event will affect area traffic conditions and public recreational use of the park during event hours. 
  • Due to the number of participants on site, and the nature of the activities, access to park areas, parking lots, waterway and/or docks are impacted during event hours.
  • In addition, event set up activities occur in advance such as infrastructure delivery and includes a significant amount of traffic in the park.    

IMPACTS and ALTERNATIVE PARK USE AREAS:

  • Suggested Alternative Park Use Areas:  Vic Mathias Shores Middle lawn, Shores off leash area, Festival Beach, Brush Square Park
  • Amplified Sound:  Amplified sound has been permitted at this event from:  10 am - 5 pm
  • Street Closures and Impacts:  Road closures and/or lane reductions are associated with this event, and may precede actual event start times for logistical purposes. Event street closure information:  http://www.austintexas.gov/citystage.  

TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING:

  • Neighborhood NO PARKING restrictions are IN EFFECT!  Signed “no parking areas” will actively enforced on event day(s).  See no parking areas at:  http://www.austintexas.gov/citystage.

ALTERNATIVE TRANSPORTATION OPTIONS:

Location Information
Zilker Metropolitan Park
2100 Barton Springs Road
Austin, TX
Contact Information
see event website