Celebrating 20 years of X Games, ESPN will bring all the action to fans in downtown Austin on Thursday, June 5 to kick off the inaugural event in front of the iconic State Capitol building. Fans can get up close to the action with free admission to the Skateboard and BMX Vert competitions. The Vert ramp will be located at the intersection of 10th Street and Congress Ave in front of the Texas State Capitol building.
Circuit of The Americas (COTA) is looking for volunteers to assist with the inaugural X Games Austin event, set for June 5-8, 2014. Volunteers will have the opportunity to work behind the scenes at COTA, which will host three days of the action sports spectacle, featuring Skateboarding, BMX, Moto X, Rallycross and Stadium SUPER Trucks competitions. X Games Austin also offers an amazing live music line-up, including headlining performers Kanye West, Pretty Lights and The Flaming Lips in the Austin360 Amphitheater. Themed festival villages will be spread throughout COTA’s 1,500-acre complex, offering guests non-stop fun and games, interactive exhibits, great food, and ways to connect socially throughout the weekend.
AUSTIN, Texas (May 19, 2014) – Circuit of The Americas (COTA) today reminded fans planning to attend RedFest presented by Natty Light, the new Memorial Day weekend tradition in Central Texas, what items are permitted inside the festival grounds Friday, May 23, through Sunday, May 25, as well as what items cannot be brought into the entertainment complex.
ESPN X Games will debut a new and enhanced festival-style experience at the inaugural X Games Austin, taking place June 6-8 at Circuit of The Americas (COTA) in Austin, Texas. In addition to world-class action sports competitions, X Games Austin will feature nine distinctive festival villages: Galleria, Gaming Shack, ESPN Clubhouse, The Playground, Sound Factory, Next X Parks, Texas Ranch, The Garage and Green Planet. Entry into all villages is included with purchase of X Games Austin event tickets.
America’s newest Memorial Day weekend tradition, RedFest presented by Natty Light at Circuit of The Americas (COTA) will feature more than just an impressive on-stage line-up of musicians and comedians. The three-day celebration of country music, comedy and the great outdoors will also feature an engaging festival atmosphere with themed “villages” spread over half of the COTA property, including its impressive Grand Plaza. Each of the nine festival villages offers a full slate of immersive activities designed to surprise and delight guests.
Circuit of The Americas (COTA) is offering military service members, law enforcement personnel and first responders the chance to enjoy the new Memorial Day weekend tradition in Austin, Texas, RedFest presented by Natty Light, at a significant discount. Servicemen and women purchasing tickets for RedFest May 23-25 will pay only $59 for a three-day pass—a savings of 40 percent—when they verify their service at GovX.com and purchase their discounted RedFest tickets online at www.GovX.com/RedFest.