Get ready for some fun summer and 4th of July events! Check out what to do in Austin this July 2022! From endless music festivals, firework shows, and exciting art experiences, you’ll never run out of things to do this month of July!
Willie Nelson’s 4th of July Picnic
After going virtual in 2021, Willie Nelson’s 4th of July Picnic and Fireworks will be held at the Q2 Stadium, this Independence Day celebration features incredible live music acts and a fireworks display.
Hutto 4th of July Celebration
Celebrate Independence Day with your family and friends at Hutto’s 4th of July Celebration. Expect fireworks, food and beverage vendors, and fun events for all ages!
Hill Country Galleria Independence Day Festival
From 4pm to 10pm, the annual Hill Country Galleria Independence Day Festival will be having a full line-up of live music that will take place in the Central Plaza. Enjoy shopping from over 60+ art vendors on the streets of the Hill Country Galleria. Stick around until dark to enjoy a stellar firework show.
The Drop-In Summer Concert Series
July 7 – 28
The Drop-In is back! ACL and The Long Center teamed up to bring the free outdoor concert series. Tickets are FREE! Food and beverage will be available for purchase.
Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel Exhibition
July 8 – August 7
Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel Exhibition is a unique event that recreates one of the world’s greatest artistic achievements. The artworks are brought to life using special printing techniques that emulate the original paintings’ look and feel.
Zilker Summer Musical
July 8 – August 13
At the Zilker Hillside, the Zilker Summer Musical will feature the real-life Newsboy Strike of 1899. A Disney musical that tells the story of Jack Kelly, a rebellious newsboy who dreams of a life as an artist away from the big city. The show is brought to you by Zilker Theatre Productions, a non-profit organization providing award-winning, free admission entertainment dedicated to celebrating and preserving the uniquely American art form of Broadway musicals.
Greater Austin Comic Con
Meet your favorite celebs and artist at the Greater Austin Comic Con! The event will be held at H-E-B Center at Cedar Park from July 9th to 10th. GACC is a celebration that brings all things about pop culture together. Enjoy two fun-filled days of entertainment, vendors, gaming competitions, cosplay contests, and more!
Blues on the Green
July 19 – 20
Austin’s favorite summer tradition is back! Join ACL Radio at Zilker Park and witness performances by your favorite local artists. The music starts at 7pm and will be benefiting the Austin Parks Foundation. The show is FREE so grab your blankets and take you friends with you to Blue on the Green.
Classic Games Festival
July 23 – 24
Escape your worries and daily stress! Relax and enjoy your favorite games at Texas’ biggest retro video game convention. Meet streamers and content creators plus two days filled with fun all weekend playing retro arcades, discovering the retro game museum, buying games for sale, and listening to live game music.
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