Austin City Limits Music Festival first lined up in 2002 and successfully gathered up to 450,000 people every year. The music festival gained so much fame as it is a blend of music and ultimate fun. Besides, enjoying great music, the audience was entertained with various dishes and drinks. Austin City Limits lineup throughout the park with 8 stages featuring different music genres like electronic, folk, rock, country, hip hop, and more. When the festival dates come closer, all the hotels in Austin, as well as other cities of Texas, get booked at high rates. As this event is for music, nature, and festive atmosphere lovers it ensures an unlimited enjoyment package for the whole family. Thus, people throughout the world move to Texas as October comes closer. The Festival takes place in Zilker Park with more than 125 performances on weekend days. Moreover, Austin City Limits 2021 schedule is confirmed on their official website.
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All about ACL Music Festival; when did ACL festival start, who started ACL, who is gonna perform in ACL festival 2021:
Austin City Limits music festival came into existence by getting inspired by KLRU/PBS music series. The whole grand event is produced by Austin-based company C3 Presents also the producers of Lollapalooza. Initially in 2002, when this music festival took place the first time was a one-weekend event. However, the ACL music festival was held for only one-weekend till 2012. The great love and demand of the audience who enjoyed the carnival every year voted unanimously to allow the Austin City Music Festival to expand to two consecutive weekends in 2013. Some of the famous artists who frequently rock the 8 stages of ACL festival are Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Metallica, Depeche Mode, Guns N’ Roses, The Cure, Arctic Monkeys, Robyn, Tame Impala, Arcade Fire, Vampire Weekend, Muse, The Rolling Stones, The Flaming Lips, Pearl Jam, Foo Fighters, Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds. The list of artists to perform every year is changed according to the will of the audience.
At the start, the main focus was on Texas singers, songwriters, country and folk performers, and instrument specialists. Eventually, as the ACL music festival became famous all over the world, the festival lineup and got spotlight artists of every musical genre. Thus, bringing top television bands to the stage include Pearl Jam, My Morning Jacket, Wilco, and The National. Besides, the performance in the park the whole ACL musical fest is broadcasted live on official channels as well.
Furthermore, ACL Fest Lineup 2021 is not officially announced yet on their website. You can grasp an indeed from last ACL Music Fest Lineup which included Banks, Lizzo, GRiZ, Kacey Musgraves, Cardi B, Billie Eilish, The Cure, Childish Gambino, King Princess, Thom Yorke, The Raconteurs, Tame Impala, Tyler Childers, and many more.
Best Music, Best Bites, More to Explore, Access to ultimate fun at ACL Music Fest 2021:
Austin City Limits music festival is one of the best music fests in the world. The festival features a diverse lineup of acts every year with 8 stages, back to back more than 125 performances, and for two weekends. Whether it’s about tacos, brews, vegan or some other option, ACL Eats Food Court presents the most delicious festival food, drinks, and sweets from Austin. You also get to enjoy food from the surrounding area’s favorite restaurants. Moreover, if you have a deep pocket you can take up the ACL experience to the next level with VIP and Platinum Tickets. So, the ACL music fest is not the only experience of an ordinary concert, but it’s also about prime views, luxury indulgences, and getaways from the crowds.
Austin City Limits Festival’s International Fame:
Austin City Limits musical festival is widely enjoyed by the audience which took its stages beyond the boundaries of Zilker Part, Texas. Besides, Austin city, TX, ACL fest also took place at two other destinations.
Auckland City Limits:
In the year 2015, it was announced that the Auckland City Limits music festival will be held for the first time at Western Springs stadium in Auckland, New Zealand. This festival decided to showcase over 40 artists from a broad spectrum of musical genres.
Sydney City Limits:
Just as Auckland festival, Sydney City Limits festival made its debut at Brazilian Fields and Parade Ground at Centennial Park in Sydney, Australia in 2018. This Sydney City Limits festival was one day whereas, featured 28 bands on four stages. The music festival adapted many same features from the Austin City Limits festival in, Texas such as Sydney Eats, Sydney Market, and Sydney Kiddie Limits.
Austin City Limits 2021 Schedule:
Austin City Limits Music Festival takes place at Zilker Park in Austin, TX along with Colorada River. You need to stay tuned to Austin City Limits fest 2021 for more information about tickets, giveaways, and ACL festival lineup 2021. However, the music festival date is announced on ACL’s official website.
Austin City Limit Music Festival Weekend One: October 1, 2021 – October 3, 2021.
Austin City Limit Music Festival Weekend Two: October 8, 2021- October 10, 2021.
ACL Music Festival Ticket Price: USD 105 (estimated)
ACL Music Fest Timings: Friday (12 PM to 10 PM)
Saturday (11 AM to 10 PM)
Sunday (11 AM to 10 PM)
5 Things to do at the Austin City Limits Music Fest 2021:
There are no boundaries on how much you can enjoy the festival’s crazy celebration. To get more indulge while attending the music show don’t miss these activities.
- Grove at Late Night Shows:
If you want to enjoy most the festival, then don’t miss the Official 2021 ACL Fest Late Night shows. These late nights’ shows will be held at the best venues in Austin like Emo’s Austin, Stubb’s Waller Creek Amphitheater, and The Historic Scoot Inn. These will be hosting smashing ACL late-night parties to began before Weekend one and end in Weekend Two. Hold on, ACL late-night music party also has their tickets don’t forget to grab them.
- Blast for little ones at Austin Kiddie Limits:
ACL music festival is not only for adults and teens. Austin City Limits fest welcomes kids to join this mega party and enjoy themselves with fun, creative and informative activities. Austin Kiddie Limits is specially organized for kids to engage in super fun activities like playing musical instruments, games like ping pong, recycled art and craft, hip hop workshops, tattoo painting, rock star photo booth, and much more amusements. So, if you’re up to with kids then visit Tag-a-Kid Tent at the family entrance and register your child.
- Shop at Art Market:
Besides ACL Eats court, the festival also includes Art Market where you can buy Texan Goods from accessories from headgears to cowboy boots. This market will also present local, national, and world-recognized artisans with a truckload of merchandise. Austin City Limits Art Market vendors will accept all forms of payments like cash, credit, debit, and ACL cashless payments.
- Dance at the Silent Disco:
People enjoy the most at Austin City Limits Silent Disco powered by Quiet Events. So, this time don’t miss it as it will be organized every day of the fest. Therefore, this visit to Austin City Limits 2021 music festival should comprise a visit to Tito’s Handmade Vodka Stage from 8 PM – 10 PM. Grab your special ACL fest-supplied pair of headphones to dance and groove at three different DJs at once.
- Feel special at ACL VIP Treatment:
As mentioned before, deep pocket affording VIP or Platinum Ticket will get relish a wide range of irresistible perks and benefits. If you’re up on VIP treatment, then get ready for Express Entry Lane, VIP Shaded viewing deck, VIP Grove, AC shaded Lounges, premium restrooms, private bars, Express Spa treatments, complimentary food throughout the day, concierge, locker services, complimentary WiFi, gift cart shuttle transport, unlimited in & out privileges, official ACL fest gift merchandise and much more.