Congress Avenue Bridge, Austin, TX 78704
What is BATFEST? It's 1 Bridge, 15,000 people, 100 Arts & Crafts vendors, 20 Food & Beverage vendors, 20 Bands on 3 Stages, Special Attractions, Costume Contest, and 2 million Mexican free‑tail bats! It's Austin's largest & weirdest street party with our most famous furry flying friends! Bring the family! Located on the Congress Ave Bridge. Bats are unpredictable but usually emerge between 7pm ‑ 8:30pm.