Discovering new galleries and art studios across the city is harder when everyone else is trying to do it at the same time. Check out an alternative and fun mode to see new and interesting art in Austin courtesy of Smart Trips & Austin B-cycle!
MAKE IT A TRANSIT ADVENTURE! The Smart Trips team is providing FREE DAY PASSES for Capital Metro and for Austin B-cycle so you can enjoy the best art our city has to offer in style. Are you ready to #TryTransit?
11:00 AM | MEET-UP | Not really part of the event, but if you’re going to meet us at Quack’s 43rd St Bakery, why not come a little early and grab something sweet with friends?
11:30 AM | CATCH THE #7 | Duval & 43rd St Station (Stop #1171)
12:00 PM | B-CYCLE TOUR: Mexic-Arte, La Peña, Women & Their Work, Co-Lab Projects, Dougherty Arts Center
3:10 PM | CATCH THE #338 | Barton Springs Station @ S. Lamar (Stop #781)
3:30 PM | END OF ADVENTURE | We’ll return back to Hyde Park
WHERE TO MEET
Quack’s 43rd St Bakery | look for folks in Smart Trips polos
*** The bike tour will cover an area in downtown Austin, near the Capitol, parts of the University of Texas Campus and Barton Springs. Attendees will be given a code in advance to check-out a free B-cycle. Please remember to wear comfortable shoes and bring a helmet.***
WEST AUSTIN STUDIO TOUR is a free, annual, self-guided art event occurring over two weekends in May, providing the public with an opportunity to meet the makers: the local artists and artisans who leave a lasting imprint on Austin’s vibrant, dynamic culture. Tour-goers are invited to discover new artistic talent, see working studios, learn about artists’ tools, techniques, and inspirations, and explore unique exhibition spaces and local businesses.
AUSTIN B-CYCLE is a non-profit bike-sharing program. There are 50 B-cycle stations around downtown Austin, in all the places that you want to go!
RSVP and let us know you’re coming!