ZIP Fast Freeze Entry Time

DAYTIME EVENT ZIP GATES OPEN AT 9AM *

AFTER DARK ZIP GATES OPEN AT 5:30PM *

ZIP Fast Freeze Pass guests guests are welcome to enjoy the Austin Ice Cream Festival and After Dark at any time when the event is open to ZIP. However, to maximize your experience, we recommend taking advantage of the expedited exclusive entry time at 9am for the Daytime session, one hour before gates open to the general public. Or ZIP entry beginning at 5:30pm for the After Dark session, 30 minutes before the public.

No matter when you arrive, you will still be able to enjoy other ZIP Fast Freeze Pass amenities such as:

  • Entry via an exclusive ZIP Fast Freeze gate
  • Access to air-conditioned Fast Freeze Lounge area with premium bathrooms, private ZIP bar, comfortable seating and shade!
  • One Sampling Passbook redeemable for up to 20 one (1) sample at each of our dedicated Frozen Treat Partners vendors.

*Please Note: Entry gates will close at 2:30pm for the Daytime event and at 9:30pm for After Dark. So, please plan ahead accordingly.