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Best Events on Lake Travis in August

Aug 8, 2017 | Parties & Events on Lake Travis | 0 comments

Everyone knows Lake Travis for its exciting water recreation activities we love so much. But it’s far from the only entertainment available in Travis County. This diverse region offers events ranging from lakeside music on a cliff to a family friendly beachside water park. There’s truly something to explore for every age range and amusement niche. Here are just 5 of the best events on Lake Travis in Austin you can enjoy.

The Oasis on Lake Travis

For over 30 years, The Oasis on Lake Travis has been The Sunset Capital of Texas’. Sitting 450’ above Lake Travis on a cliff-side lies a four story 30,000 sq. ft venue renowned for its spectacular sunsets, magnificent views, exquisite food and the best live music in Austin hosted by a professional staff delivering hospitality in true Texas fashion. This facility is equipped for every occasion including: full service dining on a scenic patio prepared by excellent chefs and generous celebration spaces, Beau’s Backyard and Starlight Terrace featuring live music and dancing, and a gift shop offering souvenirs. The Oasis on Lake Travis is located at 6550 Comanche Trail in Austin.

Lakeway Movies in the Park

Looking for outside summertime fun on Friday night? Head over to Lakeway Movies in the Park at 502 Hurst Creek Road Lakeway City Park. Bring a blanket to kick back under the stars and watch a blockbuster movie with family or friends! Likewise, you can hook up at the Lakeway Swim Center for Dive-In Movie night at 3103 Lakeway Boulevard for select viewings of Walt Disney movies.

☞  To take full advantage of all Lake Travis offers both in and out of the lake, be sure to store your boat at VIP Marina!  ☜ 

The Swiftfest

Between March and November, thousands of birds called Chimney Swifts create quite the performance known as the Chimney Swifts of Jonestown’.  Watch this marvel of nature unfold before your eyes as they form a vast whirlwind spiraling down to nest. On Saturday, August 19, 2017 between 4:30 – 10:00 PM in the Fireman’s Park at Jonestown, the Swiftfest offers live music, activities and games, art and nature booths for the whole family located at 18649 FM-1431.

Winery Fun

The Texas Hill Country boasts 52 wineries – with 8 of the finest Texas wineries nearby from Austin to Fredericksburg and Driftwood to Marble Falls. Not sure where to start? You can visit Texas Winos to find a nearby Austin winery event. Spend the day taking in wine tasting tours, bone-sucking barbecues, olive oil tasting, live music and so much more.

Beachside Billy’s

Visit the new Volente Beach’s very own Beachside Billy’s Water Park for fun the whole family can enjoy that won’t break the bank. Located directly behind VIP Marina, Beachside Billy’s provides The Pirate Ship play area for kids, the high speed Sidewinder for thrill-seekers, a Lazy Lagoon and more. Additionally, they can accommodate large parties, feature Adult Beach Bashes and a Bar & Grill.

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