With the F1 Grand Prix coming soon all eyes are on Austin, Texas. If your'e not at the races head downtown for Austin Fan Fest 2013, an interactive, four-day festival presented FREE to the public November 14-17! Enjoy six stages of live music, food trucks, Kids Zone, and racing simulators while keeping the money in your wallet. Other features include: interactive displays, driver appearances, autographed merchandise, interactive maze, car giveaway, go kart challenge, zip line, kids art mural, hamster ball, bike check valet and much, much more! Check out this events full listing of activities, events and festival maps and schedules online. When you come to Austin Fan Fest 2013 be sure to keep your ears tuned for the local Austin bands like Emily Bell and Whiskey Shivers, both featured on Austin Music Volume 12. Also performing for a home crowd are the Austin and Latin rock band Vallejo. To make sure you get the full ATX experience, here are some other notable Austin bands to check out: Alpha Rev, Danger Cakes, Soulhat, Ian Moore, DJ Mellow J, DJ Nicknack, Guy Forsyth, La Frenetika, Woody Russell and Suede. Shows on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday so don't miss out!
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