ACL Festival Weekend One takes place October 1-3, 2021 and ACL Festival Weekend Two takes place October 8-10, 2021 at Zilker Park in Austin, Texas. Festivals hours are:
2100 Barton Springs Rd
Austin, TX 78704
Cap Metro offers more than a dozen bus routes that operate eery 15 minutes, 7 days a week. Your best bet to get to ACL is MetroRapid Route 803.
Bike parking is available on Stratford Drive near the Mopac Pedestrian Bridge.
There is no parking at ACL Festival. Parking in the surrounding neighborhoods is strictly prohibited, and vehicles will be ticket and towed.
Take the Ann and Roy Butler Hike-and-Bike Trail for a quick walk and easy access to the festival grounds.
Pick up and drop off location is at William Barton Drive in front of the Barton Springs Pool.
We've partnered with Uber to make your experience getting to and from the festival as easy as possible. Ride with Uber for access to pick and drop off points.
When you're ready to go to the fest, type "Austin City Limits Music Festival" or "Zilker Park" into your app as your destination. This will update your dropoff to the nearest dropoff point around the festival.
In order to request a ride you must first exit the festival and walk away from Zilker Park to get outside of the restricted area. You will be able to request a ride as normal in the app once you've crossed the River, South Lamar Blvd or Frontage Rd.
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To see what tickets are available, visit the tickets page.
Learn more about our partnership with Austin Parks Foundations here.
If you chose to rollover your ticket from 2020, your tickets are valid for 2021 and no action needs to be take on your end. You can confirm your tickets by logging into your Front Gate Tickets account for Weekend One or Weekend Two.
Fans now have the ability to purchase through an official, verified ticket exchange. If you purchased a ticket and can no longer attend the festival, you can also use the exchange to resell your tickets. Sign in to your Front Gate Tickets account and under “Your Account” select “Order History” to list your ticket on the Ticketmaster Verified Exchange.
Click here to learn more.
If you need to contact our ticket service provider, Front Gate Tickets, visit support.frontgatetickets.com
PLEASE NOTE: There is a $25 wristband replacement fee.
Children 10 years-old and younger will be admitted free of charge with a ticket-holding adult. Limit 2 children per ticketed adult.
Guests and their belongings are subject to search upon entry or re-entry. You can help keep the lines moving quickly by leaving large bags at home.
The following items are ALLOWED:
Prescription Medicine Requirements:
The following items are PROHIBITED:
*SUBJECT TO CHANGE
We want to make sure that all patrons have an enjoyable Festival experience! Information for our Accessibility program and services will be posted soon!
We want every fan to feel safe at the festival. Specific questions regarding safety, security, medical, and any others can be directed to email@example.com If you have an immediate need while on-site seek out any festival staffer, police, fire, or security personnel.
The safety of fans, artists and staff remains our top priority. ACL Fest organizers are in regular communication with local health and public safety officials and will follow current recommendations and guidelines in place at the time of the festival. As the weekends approach, ACL Fest patrons will receive regular updates with important information regarding safety policies and procedures before entering Zilker Park, and which will also be shared at www.aclfestival.com, on social media and via the ACL Fest Email List.
We have taken enhanced health and safety measures for you, our artists and employees. You must follow all posted instructions while attending ACL Fest.
An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public space where people are present. COVID-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death. According to the Centers For Disease Control and Prevention, senior citizens and guests with underlying medical conditions are especially vulnerable.
By attending ACL Fest, you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19.
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For the safety of everyone entering the festival, all patrons are subject to a full and complete search prior to entry. By purchasing a ticket, you agree to submit to a full body pat-down and magnetometer screening before entry. If you would like to be screened by security personnel of your same gender, please let security personnel know prior to the search process. Screening of children will always take place with the consent of a parent or guardian. Persons that refuse to comply with the search policy will be refused entry into the event.