- December 29, 2016

Austin’s New Year Offers Families a Free Celebration with Live Music & Fireworks


Ring in the new year with a free, fun and family-friendly celebration by Lady Bird Lake in Downtown Austin!


Austinites can enjoy more free music and entertainment along Lady Bird lake this New Year’s Eve.  Ray Wylie Hubbard and Shinyribs are taking top billing at the City’s Austin’s New Year Event.

The annual alcohol-free celebration will showcase a variety of art, food trucks and live music from 22 bands on four stages.

Austin’s New Year celebration begins at 3 p.m. on December 31, 2016 at Vic Mathias Shores, South 1st Street and Riverside Drive, with a fireworks finale at 10 p.m.

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2017 ANY Artist List

  • 4 Stages – 22 Bands
  • Music Schedule runs from 3 p.m. – 10 p.m.
  • Fireworks Finale 10:00 p.m. to 10:25 p.m.

Lake Stage (in order of appearance)

  • Migrant Kids
  • Tameca Jones
  • The Peterson Brothers
  • Ray Wylie Hubbard
  • Shinyribs
  • Fireworks Finale

Oak Stage (in order of appearance)

  • Wache – Colombian Roots
  • Jackie Venson
  • Roxy Roca
  • Harvest Thieves

Community Stage 1/Community Stage 2 (in order of appearance)

  • Glenn Rexach Group
  • Wand’ring Minstrels
  • Band Aid School Of Music
  • Groundwork Music
  • Indrajit Banerjee
  • Agni Dance
  • Paula Maya
  • River City Pops
  • Wendy Colonna
  • SaulPaul
  • Kalu And The Electric Joint

For more information, visit the event website.