Eventbrite - 11th Annual Austin Ice Cream Festival at Fiesta Gardens on August 12, 2017

Are y’all ready for a day of frosty indulgence and Summer fun? Chill with friends, family & Fido and as we scoop up the best frozen treats in Austin from all your faves and local new-comers at the 11th annual Austin Ice Cream Festival this Summer!

We’ll play all day before Summer ends as we enjoy frosty flavors and cool off at Fiesta Gardens along Lady Bird Lake. You won’t want to miss the coolest event in Austin!


Every Austin Ice Cream Fest Pass purchase includes entry to the event as well as sampling tickets to redeem for tastings from our curated vendors and Frozen Treat Partners. 

All festival passes also include:

  • Access to drool-worthy assortment of for-purchase sweet & savory snacks from additional food vendors.
  • Access to an assortment of family-friendly activities.
  • Opportunity to take part in a dose of friendly competition—ice cream eating, frozen treat making and popsicle stick sculpture contests for all ages.
  • Plus, even get a chance to tell us your Fan Fave Flave in the “Best of ATX Frozen Treats” contest. Vote for your favorite flavor from our sampling vendors and dedicated Frozen Treat Partners.


We have 3 sweet ways to enjoy the fest: General Admission, ZIP Fast Freeze (your VIP experience) and After Dark  

** children 8 and under are complimentary

 

General Admission Pass ($15):

General Admission includes entry into the event through the main gates starting at 11am for all day frozen treat fun. Your ticket also includes:

  • 3 sampling tickets* to redeem at any of  our dedicated Frozen Treat Partners 
  • Access to contests plus all day fun and games. Additional activity tickets may be required for purchase.
  • Entry into our After Dark movie in the park screening beginning at 6pm.

 

ZIP Fast Freeze Pass ($25):

This is your VIP experience at the fest. Your ZIP experience also includes:

  • Entry at 10am (1 hour before GA) through separate ZIP Fast Freeze entrance.
  • Access to air-conditioned lounge area with indoor bathrooms.
  • 5 sampling tickets* to redeem at any of our dedicated Frozen Treat Partners 
  • Entry into our After Dark movie in the park screening beginning at 6pm.

 

ZIP Fast Freeze Pass +Plus Yeti Rambler ($44):

Everything you love about the ZIP Fast Freeze, but with an extra little something.

  • Entry at 10am (1 hour before GA) through separate ZIP Fast Freeze entrance.
  • Access to air-conditioned lounge area with indoor bathrooms.
  • 5 sampling tickets* to redeem at any of our dedicated Frozen Treat Partners.
  • Entry into our After Dark movie in the park screening beginning at 6pm.
  • Commemorative Austin Ice Cream Fest branded Yeti 10oz. Lowball Rambler. ($30 retail value)

 

After Dark Pass ($10):

More of a night owl? Grab a spot on the east lawn for a classic Summer movie in the park after the festival ends.

  • Access to park through the east lawn gates after 6pm for an outdoor movie in the park.
  • 2 sampling tickets* to redeem at a selection of our dedicated Frozen Treat Parnters.
  • Access to savory food truck vendors for a picnic dinner on the lawn.

 

* Extra Sampling/Activity Tickets:

Your festival passes will come with a pre-determined amount of sampling/activity tickets along with entry to the festival. But, we know you’ll probably want to sample more! There will be areas to purchase additional sampling/activity tickets on-site, but go ahead and purchase extras before the fest. You won’t be sorry!  Sampling tickets are redeemable at any dedicated Frozen Treat Partner or activities (where marked).

  • 1 Addtional Sampling Ticket ($2)
  • 3-pack of Additional Sampling Tickets ($5)

 * Note Sampling Tickets will be issued at the Fest upon arrival. Sampilng Tickets are not required to enjoy food/beverage/activities at Austin Ice Cream Fest. Vendors will also accept cash/credit. Sampling tickets may however, allow you to enjoy special flavors/offerings. Children 8 and under do not receive sample tickets with their complimentary admission, but will require sample tickets to receive frozen treat samples.