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The summer months are finally here. Whether you’re a music lover or food connoisseur, the state of Texas has so much to offer this season. From concert series to museum exhibitions, there’s something for everyone. Keep reading to see what’s happening near you.

Beyond Van Gogh, The Immersive Experience

Need a break from the heat? Experience Vincent Van Gogh’s artwork like never before at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin. In this completely immersive audiovisual adventure, you can walk through Van Gogh’s famous masterpieces and witness his talent jump right off the canvas. Come visit this exhibit from June 18th-August 8th, 2021.

Outlaw Music Festival Tour

There’s nothing like a hot summer night where you get to enjoy a live outdoor concert. Austin’s Germania Insurance Amphitheater provides an unforgettable outdoor experience, giving music fans a front-row seat to some of music’s biggest names. Willie Nelson will be “On The Road Again” with the beloved Outlaw Music Festival Tour, August 22nd 2021 with musical guests Chris Stapleton, The Avett Brothers, Yola, Ida Mae and many more.

Blended Festival

Set to take place at the Long Center for the Performing Arts in Austin, the Blended Festival is the perfect outing for wine and music lovers. This event will feature various food stations, craft cocktails and live music. Come be a part of the ultimate social experience taking place from
September 10th-11th, 2021.

For the Foodies

Texas Fusion Festival

The Texas Fusion Festival offers an unparalleled experience to food and music lovers alike. This year, the festival will feature musical guests Monica Salvador (Tejano), Watusi (Reggae) and many more talented artists. Come and experience diverse flavours from around the world at the LOT Downtown in Mansfield, on July 31st, 2021. Featuring everything from savoury street food to sweet confectionery items, there will be something for everyone.

Houston Food Fest

Experience Houston’s Food Festival with dishes from over 70 different vendors. Enjoy local favourites like fresh tacos, vegan burgers, and Texas-style BBQ.  Enjoy local favourites like fresh tacos, vegan burgers, and Texas-style BBQ. Come and see local bands perform in Hermann Square, while you taste the best of what Houston has to offer on August 21st, 2021. There’s sure to be something for the whole family.

Houston Brewsology

Come enjoy a night at the museum while you sip on some of the best beer Texas has to offer. Houston’s Brewsology Beer Festival will take place at the exciting Houston’s Museum of Natural Science. This event will feature beers from over 50 different breweries and showcase more than 150 beers. Be sure to purchase your tickets and mark your calendars for August 28th, 2021.

Make the most of summer by exploring these 10-must see road trip destinations across Texas, and discover five easy summer hacks for family fun.

Don’t forget to share your summer experiences with us on Instagram or on Facebook. We’d love to see what people are up to now that the summer months are here.

Images courtesy of: David Gray/AFP via Getty Images (Beyond Van Gogh, The Immersive Experience); Danny Howe (Outlaw Music Festival); Kobby Mendez (Blended Festival); Engin Akyurt (Texas Fusion Festival); Spencer Davis (Houston Food Fest); Houston Museum of Natural Science (Houston Brewsology).

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