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Whether you plan to pack a picnic or grab a paddle, catch a classic or experience something new, there's something for every interest in Austin this summer. If you're looking for things to do in June, discover what Austin has to offer.
6/5/20 - 6/7/20
ATX Television Festival... From the Couch
The first ever virtual ATX TV Festival will feature three days of celebrating television with panels, sneak peeks, intimate conversations, special events, surprise guests and more – all from the comfort of your couch! What makes more sense than talking TV from the place where you watch it… your own living room!
6/6/20 - 6/9/20
Austin Black Pride
Austin Black Pride is a week of events that were created to highlight Austin's Black LGBTQ community interests, talents, and culture. Events include speaking panels, pride parties, visual arts, yoga, brunch and the annual boat party.
6/11/20 - 6/17/20
Austin Asian American Film Festival: Online Shorts Fest
In lieu of the 12th annual in-person festival, the Austin Asian American Film Festival (AAAFF) is hosting an Online Shorts Festival this June. The fest will feature filmmakers’ unique voices and create a forum where viewers can come together to experience the wide array of Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) perspectives.
Stay Black and Live: A Virtual Juneteenth 2020 Festival
The George Washington Carver Museum, Cultural and Genealogy Center is hosting this virtual Juneteenth celebration, featuring film screenings, art auctions, free food, a dance party, poetry, music and more. Streaming live on Instagram, Facebook, Youtube, and Twitch at 6 p.m.
Virtual African American Book Festival
This free, virtual literary event showcases new works by and about African Americans. Notable speakers and authors will discuss their works and facilitate conversations.
Best Seat in the House: Livestream Concert Benefit
An epic evening of live music, featuring an all-star cast of Austin musicians paying tribute to Austin's own Daniel Johnston. Songs will be recorded straight from the musicians homes and livestreamed into yours through Facebook Live, in a night filled with special guests and love for Austin music.
Summer Classic Film Series
Paramount & Stateside Theatres
Love classic movies? The Paramount Theatre has been running the Summer Classic Film Series for more than 40 years. Visit their website for the full schedule of 100 beloved cinematic treasures that are gracing the theater's big screens.
Austin Symphony Concerts in the Park
Hartman Concert Park at the Long Center
For more than 18 seasons, the Austin Symphony Hartman Foundation Concerts in the Park are held in front of the Long Center on Sundays throughout the summer at 7:30 p.m. Concert styles include strings, woodwinds, big band and brass.
Blues on the Green
Pack a blanket and the family and make your way to Zilker Park for this summertime tradition. Held monthly from May to August, Austin's largest free concert series will welcome performances by top local bands.
Sound & Cinema
Do512 and Alamo Drafthouse have teamed up to pair local live music with a classic movie to follow. Food and beverages can be purchased on-site from food trailers as part of the Long Center’s “All Summer Long Series.”
Austin Outdoor Living Tour
This special summer tour gives landscape architects and designers the unique opportunity to showcase their skill and talent to the community in which they work. In turn, the self-guided tour gives you a rare chance to explore some amazing outdoor spaces in Austin and get some ideas and inspiration while asking questions and engaging the minds behind the designs.