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UberEATS 2017 Austin fall festival drive guide

October 5, 2017 / Austin

Austin’s favorite fall music festival is here! Every October, hundreds of thousands of music fans come to Austin to experience one of the biggest live music events in America. This weekend is expected to be busier than usual for UberEATS deliveries, and we want you to be prepared.

Music Festival, Oct 6-8 & 13-15

LocationZilker Park, 2100 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX

DatesWeekend 1 October 6-8; Weekend 2 October 13-15

Busiest UberEATS delivery times:

  • Lunchtime before people head to the festival: 12-4pm
  • After the festival: 8-11pm


How to navigate deliveries during the festival

UberEATS will not be available for delivery in and around the festival grounds, so you won’t need to worry about navigating direct road closures. But for your awareness, below are some details on what’s happening in the Zilker area.

Road Closures: From October 6-8 and 13-15 the following roads will be closed to all vehicle access:

  • Barton Springs Road (between Lamar & Sterzing)
  • Sterzing Street (between Barton Springs & Toomey)
  • Toomey Road (between Sterzing and Lamar)

Non-Serviceable Areas: Eaters will not be able to request from the zone noted below during the festival weekends.

Questions or need assistance?

Check out our Delivery FAQ, or visit us in person at our Uber Austin Greenlight Hub at 507 Calles St #120, Austin, TX 78702.