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Event Details

Jun
2-3

Our Congress Avenue: TRANSFORM!

7:30 AM to 8:00 PM
Various Locations on Congress Avenue from Riverside to Capitol
Categories
Community, Free, Art/Culture
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TRANSFORM! is a fun weekend of interactive exploration of Congress Avenue, downtown Austin’s most celebrated street. Join us June 2 and 3 to discover its past and present. We will walk, talk, see, touch and experience all the elements of this amazing street.
 
We need your help to create its future. What makes up the design of a street? Where do the cars and bikes go? How wide is the sidewalk? Where does the rain water go? What kinds of plants and trees can live on a street? Come test some options and help us create a great plan for Congress Avenue.

FRIDAY, JUNE 2

8:00 a.m.  
TRANSFORM! (but first, tacos)
 hosted by the Downtown Austin Alliance
The Hideout Theatre

617 Congress Avenue 
11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.   
WALKABOUTS (various start times and durations)

Meet at Royal Blue Grocery
  609 Congress Avenue 
6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
THE STORY TOUR: CONGRESS AVENUE

Meet at the Old Bakery and Emporium

1006 Congress Avenue 
 
SATURDAY, JUNE 3
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
DESIGN LABS ACTIVE
Congress Avenue between 10th and 11th

YETI Flagship 220 South Congress Avenue
10:30 a.m.
THE STORY TOUR: CONGRESS AVE

Meet at the YETI Flagship

220 South Congress Avenue 
11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
WALKABOUTS (various start times and durations)

Meet at Royal Blue Grocery

609 Congress Avenue 
 
*AUSTIN B-CYCLE WILL PROVIDE COMPLIMENTARY CODE FOR ATTENDEES TO VENTURE BETWEEN THE DESIGN LABS AND TOUR START/END POINTS.