With the Texas temperatures rising, Float Fest is a refreshing and fun take on the traditional music festival. Combining the relaxation of tubing with the energy of live music, it’s no wonder 10,000 party goers packed Cool River Ranch last year. With knockout artists like Chromeo, Big Gigantic, Bleachers, Rick Ross and more to grace the Float Fest stage in the past, you are guaranteed for a good time. Now in its fourth year, the festival takes place Saturday, July 22nd and Sunday, July 23rd at the Cool River Ranch in San Marcos and hosts some heavy hitters like Weezer, Zedd, Passion Pit, MGMT, and more.
With diverse genres and big splashes, Float Fest is sure to entertain all. Tickets start at $65 for a concert single day pass and $109 for a concert weekend pass. Day parking is $10 each day, cash only. Free camping is available with any ticket purchase and check-in for camping starts Friday from 2 pm-8 pm. Camp parking starts at $20, cash only.
As for tubing, single or two day tubing packages are available for sale! Shuttles are included and the float takes 2.5-4 hours, so bring the fun and be prepared! Tubing opens at 10am both days and concert gates open 2pm-1am on Saturday and 2pm-11pm on Sunday. Float Fest is also offering VIP passes with a plethora of perks, including an AC lounge with seating, all day complimentary water/non-alcoholic beverages, complimentary massages, WIFI, and so much more! Coming from Downtown Austin or San Antonio? No worries, Float Fest also offers coach buses to transport you to and from the fest for a reasonable fee. Get your passes and all the info on Float Fest 2017 here.
Written By: Marcia Kaiser