Looking for something to do in Austin or Dripping Springs this weekend? We’ve got you covered! Check out some great events going on this weekend below, and be sure to visit www.austin360.com for even more great things going on this weekend!
Austin Ice Cream Festival, Saturday 8/17, 10am-7pm
I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream! With live music and LOTS of ice cream, Austin’s Ice Cream Festival is sure to be a hit with the whole family! 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday 8/17. $10 for adults; free for kids 8 and under. Fiesta Gardens, 2100 Jesse E. Segovia St. 512-441-9015, www.icecreamfestival.org
Deep Eddy Mile, Saturday 8/16, 8am
This popular race is held in the chilly waters of on of Austin’s most popular spring-fed swimming holes, Deep Eddy Pool. Heats are seeded according to age group and time, and everyone gets his or her own lane during the race. 8 a.m. Saturday 8/17. $49-84. 401 Deep Eddy Ave. 512-327-1280, www.signmeup.com/site/online-event-registration/93171
Hill Country Rally For Kids, Saturday 8/16-18, Driftwood TX
Drive a little West of Austin for the annual Hill Country Rally for Kids. It’s fun for the whole family, with some of the coolest cars & motorcycles in the area, amazing BBQ, live music, and activities for the kids. This year’s rally funds will benefit the boys at the Burke Center, scholarships for kids through the Dripping Springs Youth Fund, and the DS Tiger Totes program. More info at www.hcrally.com