Gates Open - 1:00pm

Rain or shine event. All ages welcome. Kids under 10 are free. Line-Up subject to change.

Allowed Items

  • Umbrellas (small hand-held style)
  • Baby Strollers
  • Regular-size/unframed backpacks
  • Empty CamelBak
  • Mobility Scooters
  • Portable/collapsible chair (individual seat only)
  • Blankets
  • Personal cameras, including digital cameras, DSLR's with stock lenses, point-and-shoot cameras and traditional film cameras

Prohibited Items

  • Weapons of any kind
  • Framed or large backpacks
  • Alcohol (alcohol will be sold at the Festival)
  • Glass containers
  • Food or beverages
  • Ice or ice packs
  • Skateboards, scooters or personal motorized vehicles
  • Bicycles inside Festival grounds (bike racks are available near entrance)
  • Fireworks or explosives
  • Large umbrellas
  • Coolers
  • Tents
  • Pets (except service dogs)
  • Video equipment. No video recording will be allowed.
  • Professional cameras, including detachable zoom lenses, flashes, tripods, monopods and any other professional equipment.
  • Audio recording equipment
  • No illegal vending is permitted. No unauthorized/unlicensed vendors allowed
  • Unauthorized solicitations, handbills, sampling, give-a-ways, etc.

Parking Options

Free Parking

TXDOT lot accessed from Riverside Drive just east of Congress

Paid Lots in the Area

Palmer Events Center Garage, S. 1st and Riverside
One Texas Center 505 Barton Springs Road Austin, TX 78704
Various hotels in the area can accommodate both south and north of the river
The Long Center at 701 W Riverside Dr, Austin, TX 78704

Health and Safety

Derby in the City Music Festival will have medical aid on the festival grounds. Please see signage at the entrance of the festival for exact location of EMS Station. We are here to help if anything arises!