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Trail of Lights - all events

Saturday, December 2, 2017 - 5:00pm to Saturday, December 23, 2017 - 9:00pm

Event website - tickets, parking passess (required)

Event Schedule and Road Closures at a Glance

This event is open for public participation, and a fee for participation/grounds entry is charged on half of the event nights.  Parking fees apply on ALL event nights.

PARK ACCESSIBILITY IMPACT:

  • Partially Open - greater than 50% available without a ticket and unfenced.  See access map.
  • The event will affect area traffic conditions and public recreational use of the park during event hours. 
  • Safety fencing will be erected as part of the event and will close a portion of the park to regular public access.
  • 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.          

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.

IMPACTS and ALTERNATIVE PARK USE AREAS:

  • Suggested Alternative Park Use Areas:  Vic Mathias Shores Middle lawn, Shores off leash area, Zilker Park Great Lawn
  • Amplified Sound:  Amplified sound has been permitted at this event from:  5 pm - 10 pm on event nights
  • 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.  
  • 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.

Closure map

ALTERNATIVE TRANSPORTATION OPTIONS:

 

 

 

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