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.
The inaugural RedFest presented by Natty Light May 23-25 at Circuit of The Americas™ will feature some of Austin’s hottest bands and musicians as the three-day celebration of music, comedy and the great outdoors pays tribute to the “Live Music Capital of the World” through its Local Music Stage. Each day of the festival features a popular local headliner, with the Saturday and Sunday schedules also offering fantastic Austin-based acts leading up to or following the main event. The Local Music Stage at RedFest presented by Natty Light will give music lovers from around the world a taste of what makes Austin’s music scene so unique.
Circuit of The Americas (COTA) and Jeff Foxworthy are teaming up to give entertainment seekers a fantastic new way to spend Memorial Day weekend in Central Texas through RedFest presented by Natty Light, a celebration of country music, comedy and the great outdoors. A big focus of the entire weekend will be paying tribute to U.S. military members and their families and honoring the sacrifices they’ve made in service of their country. HONORING THOSE WHO SERVE… Memorial Day was created to remember the men and women who died serving their country in the U.S. Armed Forces. To recognize those who are still serving today, COTA and team Foxworthy are donating 6,000 three-day tickets to RedFest presented by Natty Light to Texas-based military members and their families based at Camp Mabry in Austin and Fort Hood in Killeen. The tickets donation, valued at approximately $700,000, means thousands of local service personnel and their families can enjoy this massive, three-day holiday celebration of music and all-American activities free of charge.