Today the folks from Circuit of The Americas (COTA) announced the return of the fourth annual Circuit of The Americas’ Fan Fest to Austin on Thursday, Oct. 22 through Saturday, Oct. 24. Fan Fest is a free celebration of motorsports and music held in the heart of downtown Austin during the annual Formula 1 United States Grand Prix race weekend.
Hip-hop icons Public Enemy leads the stacked lineup for this year’s Circuit of The Americas Fan Fest. Also confirmed to perform are DJ, producer and label head A-Trak; neo-soul singer Mayer Hawthorne; singer-songwriter Elle King with her new hit single “Ex’s and Oh’s”; jazz-funk band Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue; Latin-rockers Ozomatli; and more.
Rainey Street will now host the Fan Fest main stage and venues across downtown will offer an eclectic array of musical performances and activities. See the full Fan Fest performance schedule and lineup below.
RAINEY STREET BUD LIGHT STAGE:
Thursday, Oct. 22: Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue / Elle King
Friday, Oct. 23: Mayer Hawthorne / Ozomatli
Saturday, Oct. 24: Public Enemy / A-Trak
BANGER’S SAUSAGE HOUSE:
Boss Street Brass Band / Urban Achievers Big Band
Ruby Jane / Mother Hips / Romi Maves
Suede / Radiostar
Dana Falconberry / Matt the Electrician / Little Brave / Lee Bains III & the Glory Fires
Soul Asylum / Meat Puppets
Mrs. Glass / Swingset Junkies / Those Nights / Sam Pace & the Gilded Grit / The Refrains / Eagle Claw / Dikes of Holland / Black Elevator Comedy Open Mic / Shane Cooley / Young Readers / The Holy Child / Josh Buckley
VULCAN GAS COMPANY:
Gorgon City / Cedric Gervais / Gold Rush Army