ACL and Austin for the Weekend

Running in Heels, Austin City Limiits, ACL Weekend, Festival Style

If you’ve been following along on Instagram or Snapchat (@kasey_lynn18), you know that I was in Austin this past weekend with my boyfriend! We had the most amazing time, from going out to ACL, to Lake Travis! We drove up on Friday and went to a really great dinner at Carmelo’s. After dinner, I experienced 6th street for the first time, which I have been so excited to do! We went to Coyote Ugly and a few other bars, it was such a crazy place! They shut down the entire street, I didn’t even recognize it when we stopped back in the morning for donuts!

These are possibly the best donuts (for sure 1/33 of the best) in the country. I have been dreaming about these donuts ever since I came to Austin with my sister (affectionately named Donut Tour 2016 for all of the donuts we consumed) in February, so I just had to drag Kale there too! Afterwards, we took a Skinny Pop pedicab to Zilker Park for our first experience at ACL!

Saturday, ACL Weekend 2

It was such a great day! We roasted in the sun, hopped from stage to stage, and had an amazing time! First we just walked around to get our bearings, then headed to see the Cavemen. About halfway through we needed to fill up on water, so naturally we made a pit stop in the Beer tent. While we were there we caught a minute of the football game for Kale (he did give up the whole weekend of games for me!).

Next we headed to see Saint Motel. It was a pretty chill concert so we were able to sit on the blanket, the absolute best decision, and listen. I carried it in my backpack and pulled it out all day to sit and eat, watch concerts while we waited between bands. After Saint Motel, we had a hot minute to get over to see LL Cool J (because how could you not?) then finally we had a break in bands and we headed to grab food, and toast in the sun while we waited to see Cage the Elephant. They were so awesome, it was really fun to be as close as we were!

Finally we made our way back to the Home Away stage where The Chainsmokers would be playing. Somehow at this point there were 4xs as many people around and we weren’t very close. They were so fun to see anyways, definitely the highlight of the day! We finished with a few songs from Kendrick Lamar and headed out because we were both sun-burnt, dehydrated and hangry.

Sunday, Lake Travis

On Sunday we slept in and stopped at HOPE Outdoor Gallery on our way out. Then venturing into Hill Country, we stopped at The Oasis on Lake Travis for lunch, which had the most beautiful view! Finally, we headed back, loading up on Sour Patch Kids, Pringle’s and Twizzlers (per car trip rules). I think next year we need to go all three days to ACL, I’ll be ready!

Running in Heels, Austin City Limiits, ACL Weekend, Festival Style

Running in Heels, Austin City Limiits, ACL Weekend, Festival Style

Running in Heels, Austin City Limiits, ACL Weekend, Festival Style

Running in Heels, Austin City Limiits, ACL Weekend, Festival Style

Running in Heels, Austin City Limiits, ACL Weekend, Festival Style

Running in Heels, Austin City Limiits, ACL Weekend, Festival Style

Running in Heels, Austin City Limiits, ACL Weekend, Festival Style

xoxo Kasey

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40 Comments

  • Reply Nataly

    It looks like you guys had an awesome time! I love your outfits too, casual, but cute!

    -Nataly

    October 11, 2016 at 7:57 am
  • Reply Anna English

    I’m obsessed with Austin, looks like you had a blast!

    October 11, 2016 at 8:37 am
  • Reply Ashley DTKAustin

    You look so cute!! Wish we could have met up!!

    October 11, 2016 at 8:55 am
  • Reply Anna Cobbs

    Love your eyelet top and it looks like you had such a fun time!!

    xx – Anna
    Fleurdille.com

    October 11, 2016 at 10:07 am
  • Reply Chloe of beyond blessed

    Seriously, it all looked like so much fun! Loving the white eyelet top! so cute!

    http://beyondblessedblog.com/

    October 11, 2016 at 10:23 am
  • Reply Farrah

    I’ve never been to Austin, but it’s definitely been on my to-visit list for a while! (I have a blog friend there that I need an excuse to visit anyway :D… ). Sounds like you guys had an awesome time! 😀 Your bracelets are super cute! :]

    October 11, 2016 at 1:11 pm
  • Reply Amber Myers

    You look fantastic! Those donuts look amazing! I’d love one.

    October 11, 2016 at 1:41 pm
  • Reply Lexi Kritzer

    This sounds like so much fun and those donuts look amazing!

    October 11, 2016 at 1:44 pm
  • Reply Mndy Thompson

    What a fun weekend! I want to visit Austin so badly!

    October 11, 2016 at 2:33 pm
  • Reply Janine Good

    Looks like a blast! Those cupcakes looked amazing and I love walls to leave my mark 🙂

    October 11, 2016 at 2:36 pm
  • Reply Steph

    Looks like you had an amazing time! Love your white top!

    xO – Steph
    http://www.urbanblonde.com

    October 11, 2016 at 3:39 pm
  • Reply Sarah

    Love your shorts and white top so cute.

    October 11, 2016 at 4:54 pm
  • Reply Meg Kerns

    Looks like an amazing weekend and a delish donut! I also LOVE your white top, so fun and carefree! Glad you had a great time with your man!

    October 11, 2016 at 8:03 pm
  • Reply Carolyna Bauer

    Looks so much fun. Love your pink converse. great pop of colour. XOXO, Carolyna
    http://www.carolynabauer.com

    October 11, 2016 at 10:40 pm
  • Reply Lauren

    I’ve been seeing this everywhere this week. You looked so cute and it looks like you had a blast! xx
    Lauren

    October 11, 2016 at 11:28 pm
  • Reply Jelena

    You look really cute together and it seems you had a lot of fun. 🙂

    October 12, 2016 at 5:28 am
  • Reply Felicia

    Omg those donuts look way too good! You also found some amazing places to take pics!

    Felicia | http://www.prettychicpink.com

    October 12, 2016 at 7:38 am
  • Reply Jasmine Watts

    It looks like you guys had so much fun! You look so cute!

    October 12, 2016 at 7:40 am
  • Reply Mandy

    Sounds like you had so much fun! Loved your outfits too!

    xoxo Mandy
    http://www.sparkleshinylove.com

    October 12, 2016 at 10:14 am
  • Reply Bryn Bradsher

    Sounds like such a fun weekend! Those donuts look amazing and I feel like I need to be a part of a donut tour at some point in my life!

    xo Bryn
    http://www.waketonroad.com

    October 12, 2016 at 10:45 am
  • Reply Mary Powers

    You look ADORABLE, Kasey!! Looks like such a fun weekend!!

    October 12, 2016 at 11:18 am
  • Reply Aish Padihari

    Looks like you had an amazing time. And you look cute.

    October 12, 2016 at 11:27 am
  • Reply Sondra Barker

    Sounds like so much fun! The Chainsmokers performance must’ve been awesome!

    October 12, 2016 at 5:11 pm
  • Reply Sara

    Looks like you two had a blast! And those donuts look heavenly!

    October 12, 2016 at 9:30 pm
  • Reply CourtneyLynne

    Omg hOw fun! My sister lives in Austin and I love going to visit!

    October 13, 2016 at 2:59 pm
  • Reply Kimberly Clifton

    Looks like you two had a wonderful time in Austin!

    Kim
    http://www.mrscliftonscloset.com

    October 13, 2016 at 4:08 pm
  • Reply Lisa Rios

    My goodness, sounds like you had a wonderful experience out there. The pictures are amazing and you look gorgeous in those outfits as well.

    October 13, 2016 at 8:59 pm
  • Reply Cece Lam

    OMG did you have fun?? Im so jealous!! I think my friends went there too 😉 xoxo

    October 15, 2016 at 1:13 am
  • Reply Catrina

    Looks like you had a great time! Never visited the area, but now I want to.

    October 16, 2016 at 10:06 am
  • Reply Dani

    Looks like so much fun & great food! Love your adorable looks too! xo
    Dani // http://www.daniellealexandra.com

    October 16, 2016 at 12:13 pm
  • Reply Ana

    Looks like you had so much fun on your trip and your pictures are amazing! Thanks for sharing about your trip with us!

    October 16, 2016 at 11:57 pm
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