Chance Rain Showers
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Chance Rain Showers

Nov 22

2nd, 3rd, 4th, 10th and 11th Street

Congress to Guadalupe

5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 12th, 13th and 14th Street

Colorado to Guadalupe

15th Street

Lavaca to Enfield Road

Nov 24

4th Street

Guadalupe to San Antonio



Downtown offers the best of Austin, amplified. This is where creativity and ingenuity meet to deliver the latest foodie hotspots, legendary live music venues, one-of-a-kind shops, and year-round outdoor fun. Rock out or relax – it’s your call. LET’S GO


Downtown is the epicenter of Austin’s 24/7 idea exchange. This is where enterprises headquarter and entrepreneurs incubate, all harnessing our city’s incredible talent pool, business-friendly infrastructure and uniquely collaborative culture. LET’S GO


Downtown Austin offers residences to suit any style, whether you’re renting or putting down roots. This is where city excitement meets creature comforts – your walkable new neighborhood puts both nightly entertainment and daily essentials within easy reach.LET’S GO


Holiday Stroll

Saturday, December 1





Kickstart your holiday season at the Downtown Austin Alliance’s Holiday Stroll on Saturday, December 1 along Congress Avenue between 9th and 11th streets. Join us from 5:00 to 10:00 pm for a night of holiday cheer in downtown Austin, including the annual KUT Austin & KUTX 98.9 Holiday Sing-Along and the lighting of the downtown tree. 

A free, family-friendly event, Holiday Stroll has something for everyone including photos with Santa, a petting zoo, live ice sculpture, holiday arts & crafts, a live mural painting, local food trucks, artisan vendors, and more. Plus, enjoy a full night of live music with performances by the Austin Children's ChoirGirlFriend ATXShy Beast, and many others yet to be announced. 


5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Holiday Stroll along Congress Avenue (an extra hour of fun this year!)
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
KUT & KUTX Holiday Sing-Along with John Aielli and Elizabeth McQueen
7:00 PM
Lighting of the Downtown Tree

Stay tuned for more details and make sure to mark your calendars now for what’s sure to be a festive and fun night!

Interested in sponsoring Holiday Stroll? Contact Alex Houston for more information. 


Holiday Stroll 2016



presented by




Staff Contact:
Mandi Thomas


Event Production
Veronica Castelo 

Media Contact:
Elizabeth Christian PR
Lia Truitt



Photo credit: Erika RichCorey Mendez, and Michael Knox