Roadway Productions presents 12th Annual Bat Fest

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Roadway Productions presents 12th Annual Bat Fest
Photo courtesy of Roadway Productions

At the 12th Annual Bat Fest, 1.5 million Mexican free-tailed bats will emerge from under the Congress Avenue Bridge at dusk. There will also be three stages with live music, more than 75 arts & crafts vendors, delicious food and drinks, fun children’s activities, a bat costume contest, and other bat activities.

Performers will include Blue October, American Authors, Ace Frehley, The Mowgli’s, Coleman Hell, Puddle of Mudd, Warren G, Alpha Rev, Vallejo, The Mrs., The Boleys, Vox, Vendetta, Dharma Kings, Seek Irony, Brothers Grymn, and SIMO.

Event Details



Congress Avenue Bat Bridge
100 S. Congress Ave.
Austin, TX 78704


Ticket Info

$19 in advance, $25 at the gate. Kids 8 and under free with an adult.