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Opening Night Party

Location: Brazos Hall, 204 E 4th St, Austin, TX 78701

Date: Tuesday, February 13

Time: 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Pass Type: All Access, CS Premium Pass, TSE Premium Pass, Ticketed Event - Get your pass now!

Vault Recording: TBD


Howdy, friends. Picture this: "The Neon Spur" – a mysterious pop-up bar experience right here in the heart of Austin. It's not just a night out; it's a full-on ride into the unknown, filled with twists, turns, and surprises that'll have you saying, "Alright, alright, alright."

You step into this world, and every corner's got something waiting for you. Mesmerizing performances, Texas treats that'll make your taste buds dance, and encounters that'll keep you guessing. It's not just a bar; it's an experience that captures the essence of Austin, blending that unique spirit with a dash of unpredictability.

So, grab your hat, put on your quirkiest gear, and let's dive headfirst into the night. "The Neon Spur" is callin', and it's not just about the tequilas, it's about embracing the wild side, savoring the unexpected, and living it up in the city we love. Join us at "The Neon Spur," where the tequilas flow, the music grooves, and the Austin magic takes over. Alright, Alright, Alright, let's get this Texas-sized party started!

Event Type: Reception featuring Texas bites and fun entertainment you won't want to miss!
Suggested Attire: Channel our inner neon cowboy! Expect attendees to don their boldest neon hues, cowboy boots, and Stetsons, creating a visual spectacle that mirrors the vibrant energy of the event.
Transportation: Buses will shuttle from the Fairmont and Hilton Garden Inn starting at 6.45pm. Other host hotels are walkable. Final return shuttle leaves venue at 10:30pm.
Tickets: Required for entry. Included with All Access, Premium Pass, or purchase separately.

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