12 Free Shows. 15 Austin Artists. 8,000 Attendees

We provided the tunes, the drinks, and the view. You provided the energy, and we vibed all summer long, every Thursday night on the Hartman Concert Lawn. 

This summer at the Long Center was our best yet, and we can’t wait to do it again next year!

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Members get:

  • First dibs on RSVPing to every Drop-In performance before the general public.
  • Early entrance into the venue for you and your guests.
  • Access to the Member’s Lounge, a private bar, and free popcorn for your party.
About Long Center Vistas

This is the LC’s newest program focusing on outdoor, Austin-centric experiences — just like The Drop-In! With more Vistas to come, we’re inviting Austinites to explore new sights and sounds with us, right in the city’s own backyard. Plus, we know nothing entices you more than a free show. Hope you can come hang!

Want music homework?

It’s okay, we’re music nerds too. We’ve made a playlist of all the artists that Dropped-In with us this summer

2022 Lineup

David Garza – Blend of glam rock, Latin folk, and blues

David Ramirez – Under the Americana umbrella, maintaining his love for a well-told story

Geto Gala – Imagine if Panini cards made music

Money Chicha – sometimes called “Chicha” music 

James Robinson – His music reflects a catalog of musical influences ranging from experimental jazz and soul, to funk, rock, and hip hop

Jeska and The Vanity Project – Female powerhouse, classically trained, and inventive

Luna Luna – Euphoric throwback synth-pop grooves

Natalie Price – Americana-Pop (Amerikinda)

Nuevo – Tejano Soul, blended with grooves that come from R&B and Rock and Roll

The Past Lives – A High Energy Heavy Pop/Rock, with tones of funk, heavy drums, and captivating energy

Ray Prim – Singer SOULwriter

Ruthie Foster – Blues, Americana

San Gabriel – Synthy, Dream-Pop

Sharon Silva – Write-from-the-hip singer-songwriter, indie folk rocker

Sweet Spirit – Pop Rocks for your Soul

The Octopus Project – Joyous party music

Think No Think – Music you can drive your car off a bridge to

The Drop-In