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June Top Events & Festivals

48 Hour Film Project Austin - Various Locations
The 48 Hour Film Project is a contest where filmmakers from all over Austin compete to see who can make the best short film in under 48 hours. www.48hourfilm.com
Austin Symphony Concerts in the Park - Hartman Concert Park at the Long Center
The Austin Symphony Hartman Foundation Concerts in the Park are held in front of the Long Center on Sundays throughout the summer at 7:30p.m. Concert styles include strings, woodwinds, big band and brass. austinsymphony.org
ATX Television Festival - Downtown Austin
A traditional film festival with premieres of new series, current hits and cult favorites. it also offers access to the industry's leading professionals with cast and creator Q&A's and panels focusing on innovation in both production and content delivery. www.atxfestival.com
Black Fret Summer Sessions - Long Center
Black Fret & Long Center present this music series on select Fridays through September. The Black Fret Summer Sessions celebrate Austin music at the home of some of Austin’s most venerated artistic institutions. Featuring four Austin acts, along with local food and drink on the Long Center lawn. www.thelongcenter.org
Texas Rollergirls Flat Track Roller Derby - The Austin Sports Center
Formed in 2003, Texas Rollergirls are considered the "godmothers of flat track derby" and are an admired presence in the roller derby world. Experience the Texas Rollergirls in action this June. www.texasrollergirls.org
African American Book Festival - George Washington Carver Museum & Library
This free, annual literary event showcases new works by and about African Americans. Notable speakers and authors will discuss their works and facilitate conversations. www.aabookfest.com
Fun Stop 5K & Fest - Downtown Austin
This is the only 5K in Downtown Austin that allows alcoholic beverages with more than 12 outrageously fun stops along the way. Dress up in your quirkiest costume, tackle the obstacle course stop and cool down at the foam party. Performances from local bands and more. www.funstop5k.com
Trailer Food Tuesdays - Long Center
A monthly series, Trailer Food Tuesdays showcases some of Austin's most popular food trucks. On select Tuesdays through August, food trucks gather on the plaza at the Long Center while local musicians entertain the crowd. www.thelongcenter.org  
For more information check out https://www.austintexas.org/austin-insider-blog/post/june-top-events-festivals/

 

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Posted on: 31/05/2019

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