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THE BRUNCH BOAT!

THE BRUNCH BOAT!

Twice a month on Sundays, year-round.

We’ve teamed up with Capital Cruises and 365 Things Austin to bring you another year of #TheBrunchBoat!  

Enjoy all-local, all-complimentary food and beverages on board, complete with a DJ and Photo Booth! #TheBrunchBoat provides the perfect opportunity to support local businesses while taking in the best view of Austin's skyline! 

This experience is great for birthdays, bachelor/ette groups, and other special events 

(... and/or just a great excuse to have a #SundayFunday)! 

Grab your crew and join us on board!! 

What's Included on Every Brunch Boat 

  • 2-hours cruise on on Lady Bird Lake (in the middle of downtown Austin). The boat has a gorgeous open upper deck, an enclosed lower deck, air conditioning/heating, and bathrooms.  It's ideal for taking in our beautiful skyline and snapping amazing pics!
  • Our Resident DJ, DJ Neema from Bat City Beats, on the upper deck laying it down! He gladly takes requests and does shout-outs for our special guests! So tell him what you want, what you really really want ;) 

  • A Photo Booth on the lower deck to help capture memories! #TheBrunchBoat 

Additional Details 

  • Boarding begins at 11:45 AM at Capital Cruises' dock (208 Barton Springs Rd.) 

  • We'll depart at 12:00 PM sharp - please don't be late! 

  • We recommend grabbing a drink at the YETI BARRR beforehand - they validate an hour of parking in the Hyatt Regency Austin's parking lot! 

  • You do not need a printed confirmation, we will check you in electronically using your ID.

  • Full trip details including a parking guide, your ATC guide's name an number are sent out via email the Friday before your cruise - please check your email! 

  • This Event is 21+ Only


Follow Austin Tour Company on Facebook and Instagram for frequent updates and giveaways! 
HAVE FUN, and please drink responsibly!


Weather & Cancellation Policy

As locals know, our weather can be very unpredictable! If we must cancel a Brunch Boat due to weather, we will notify all guests at 8:00 AM on the day of the boat and we will refund or transfer all reservations. 


Refund and Reschedule Requests will be honored if made 72 hours or more before the departure date/time of the boat (i.e 11:30 on Thursdays). Ticket transfers/Name changes are always permitted. 

  • Duration : 2 Hours (approx.)
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THE BAT BOAT × × × × × × ×
THE BAT BOAT

THE BAT BOAT

Twice a month on Tuesdays.

While most people grab a spot on the bridge, there’s an even better way to watch the bats...
..from the rooftop deck of a gorgeous boat with pizza in your belly and a drink in your hand!


We've partnered with 365 Things Austin & Capital Cruises again to bring you, The Bat Boat! 

Enjoy great music, food, and drinks aboard a double-decker boat with a rooftop deck, an air-conditioned lower deck, and bathrooms.  We’ll stop near the Congress Bridge at sunset to watch the bats fly, while giving you a bit more information about them.

Each Bat Boat features a different local beer, wine, or cider vendor, so you can feel great about participating in this local tradition, while supporting local businesses.

Our vendors rotate each week - Please see below and check out our Facebook Events to learn more!

Here's What's Included:

Additional Details

  • BYOB of additional beverages and food is permitted.

  • Check In is at The YETI BARRR and officially begins 30 minutes prior to your departure time - we recommend arriving early to enjoy the bar and check out the store -stay tuned for this season's pre-cruise specials! 

  • We'll head to the dock as a group 5 minutes prior to departure time. 

  • We set sail promptly at the given departure time - please don’t be late!

  • You do not need a printed confirmation, we will check you in electronically once you arrive.

  • Full trip details are sent out via email the Monday before your cruise


Don’t miss your chance to see the bats fly from the best seat in the house - BOOK NOW!

Follow us on social media for updates on food and beverage partners!


Weather & Cancellation Policy

As locals know, our weather can be very unpredictable! If we must cancel a Bat Boat due to weather, we will notify all guests by 4:00 PM on the day of the boat and we will refund or transfer all reservations. 


Refund and Reschedule Requests will be honored if made 72 hours or more before the departure date/time of the boat. 

Ticket transfers/Name changes are always permitted. 

  • Duration : 2 Hours (approx.)
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PUBLIC FLOAT

PUBLIC FLOAT

Fri-Sun starting in March and everyday starting in May. Contact us for daily floats for groups of 10+!

It's the best time of the year... floating season! Book your spots for a fun trip down Central Texas's favorite natural lazy river! 

Our public floats run Friday-Sunday until May, then we start daily public floats. 

If you'd like to float on a weekday and you have a group of 10+, please contact us to schedule your float. 

Your ticket includes:

- Round-trip transportation from downtown Austin to and from the San Marcos River to float with our partners at Texas State Tubes. 

- A Tube

- A Cooler Tube for your group to use 

- After leaving downtown Austin, we will stop on the way to the river for you to pick up alcoholic or non-alcoholic beverages, snacks and ice for you to take on the river. In order to protect the San Marcos River, styrofoam and glass are not allowed.

We provide the coolers complimentary for your convenience on the bus. Please be sure to buy some ice when we stop for beverages! 

- Floats normally last around 3 hours, depending on the speed of the river which is altered by the amount of rain we have in the area annually. 

- The entire experience lasts about 6 hours

The bus and float are BYOB


Check In: 

- Check In is at BBG's on 6th St. from 10:30-10:55.

- The bus will depart at 11:00 sharp! 

- BBG's will have drink specials for our guests, and can also make food-to-go for your trip! 

Specials: 

$3 Mimosa 

$5 Bloody Marys 

$3 Domestic Beers 

$2 Off all Appetizers and Salads 


We'll send full details including your guide's name and number, what to bring, and other information via email the week of your float! 


Scroll through our photos to see pics, reviews, and a video! 


Need to know:

- New regulations are being enforced by the city of San Marcos on the river - stopping for long periods of time not will be allowed on the float during prime season dates, July-August. 

- Please grab a reusable trash bag from Texas State tubes before hopping on the river to collect your trash for the duration of the float. If you do not grab a trash bag, put empty cans back in your cooler. Please do not throw your trash in the river!

- The bus will leave from Texas State Tubes no later than 4:00 PM. You are responsible for arriving by this time in order get a ride with ATC back to Austin. The bus cannot wait longer than this time. If you are later than this time, your valuables will be left on-site and you will be responsible for getting your ride back to Austin. There is plenty of time to float and arrive back before this time - just be mindful!


Full trip details will be sent out via email the week of your float. Please check your email for trip details, as they are subject to change.


Want to book a bus for just your crew? Click here to learn about and arrange a Private Float! 


*For last-minute float requests for groups of 10 or more, please email contact@austintourcompany.com if the date is not available on this page

**All floats are subject to availability


WEATHER & CANCELLATION POLICY 

Due to the popularity of floating in Central Texas, we have a 72 hour Cancellation Policy. Please let us know if you cannot make your float within 72 hours of your departure time, and we will happily refund your ticket in full. Guests who make their requests within 72 hours of the departure time will be issued credit to use on a future float or other ATC Experience. 

  • Duration : 6 Hours (approx.)
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SUNDAY FUNDAY SERIES @ The Deep Eddy Vodka Tasting Room Book Now 10 Available × × × × × ×
SUNDAY FUNDAY SERIES @ The Deep Eddy Vodka Tasting Room

SUNDAY FUNDAY SERIES @ The Deep Eddy Vodka Tasting Room

Every Sunday starting in April, year-round.

The highly anticipated renovation of The Deep Eddy Vodka Tasting Room is nearly complete.

In celebration, we’re launching The Deep Eddy Sunday Funday Series, this April!

Join us and our partners from Deep Eddy Vodka every Sunday for an exclusive experience that includes round-trip transportation on a luxury coach from downtown Austin, a complimentary craft cocktail at the tasting room, a 20% discount on merchandise, and more.


Each Sunday offers something special:  

  • First Sundays: Crafts & Cocktails (5/5, 6/2, 7/7, 8/4, 9/1, 10/6, 11/3, 12/1)

  • Second Sundays: The Drag Queen Bingo ( 5/12, 6/9, 7/14, 8/11, 9/8, 10/13, 11/10, 12/8)

  • Third Sundays: VIP Tasting Experience (4/21, 5/19, 6/16, 7/21, 8/18, 9/15, 10/20, 11/17, 12/15)

  • Fourth Sundays: Sips & Sounds (4/28, 5/26, 7/28, 8/25, 9/22, 10/27, 11/24, 12/22)

Please see below for full descriptions.


Don’t miss out on the best way to experience the distillery: with a safe ride home and free drink in hand!


Crafts & Cocktails

What’s better than sipping and shopping? Support local artisans by shopping the Draft & Craft Pop-Up market while you enjoy a delicious Deep Eddy cocktail and explore the expanded Tasting Room.


Drag Queen Bingo

This experience speaks for itself, right? Join our outrageous resident Drag Queen, Colleen Deforrest, for an afternoon of bingo!! Colleen will ride the bus with guests, then lead multiple rounds of bingo at the Tasting Room, which include exciting Deep Eddy Vodka prizes!


VIP Tasting Experience 

Enjoy a tasting of every flavor of Deep Eddy Vodka (including limited-time flavors only available at the Tasting Room) while you learn about mixology and how to use local ingredients to make great cocktails at home!


Sips & Sounds

Great live music extends beyond Austin City Limits! Escape to the Hill Country with us for an afternoon of local live music and cocktails. 


Details

  • Pick-Up and Drop-Off will be at Parlor & Yard, with the exception of the Drag Queen Bingo Bus, which picks-up and drops-off at Oilcan Harrys (OCH). Each location will have drink specials for our guests to enjoy before they board the bus!

  • The bus is BYOB - beer and wine only, and no liquor and no glass! 

  • Please click on the date to see specific departure times.


Cancellation & Weather Policy

  • This series will run rain or shine, as the Tasting Room as a fantastic indoor area and atmosphere.

  • Refund and reschedule requests must be made by 12:00 PM the Thursday before an experience.

  • Duration : 4 Hours (approx.)
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BIG GAY RIVER FLOAT - NO BUS × × × × × × ×
BIG GAY RIVER FLOAT - NO BUS

BIG GAY RIVER FLOAT - NO BUS

Join us for our fourth annual BIG GAY RIVER FLOAT on Sunday, June 2nd!!

Join us for our 4th Annual BIG GAY RIVER FLOAT on Sunday, June 2nd!! 


This option is for those that are not riding the bus with us from Austin but still want to meet us at the river for the BGRF!

-Please meet the group at 2024 North Old Bastrop Hwy, San Marcos, 78666  
-You will park here and join us right at the river drop.  
-Includes floating with the group and one cooler tube for you to put your coolers in per five people.
-Float to last 3-3.5 hours depending on the speed of the river which is altered by the amount of rain we get.
-Float is BYOB, please bring your beverages in your own cooler with ice prior to arrival.  No glass or styrofoam coolers are allowed in the river. 
-At the end of the float we will provide a shuttle to take you back to the start where your vehicle is!  

FULL DETAILS: 

Float Location & Check In

You may register at the drop point between 1:00pm and 2:30pm. We plan to have the large group get in the water around 2:00pm when the buses arrive from Austin, you are welcome to join them all at 2pm or if you prefer you may get in the water right after you check in.


You will drive straight to the place where we enter the river and park your car there, we will then bus you back to your cars at the end of the float. The google address is 2024 N Old Bastrop Hwy, San Marcos, 78666.  You will actually drive 1/4 of a mile past that point to the drop point on the San Marcos River (picture attached).   We will have a tent set up where you will check in, sign the waiver and get your wristband - look for our "LOCAL" sign.  You do not need to print your ticket, just have your confirmation number handy in your email.  We do allow name transfers. If you are lost please text 630-531-8417 to be sent a dropped pin. 


What To Bring / At The River

Please bring your own coolers, ice and beverages!

There is No Glass or Styrofoam allowed on the river. Don’t forget to bring water and put on sunscreen.  You will grab a tube for yourself and a tube with a bottom (one per group) for you cooler, load your coolers and get into the river, bring rope if you would like to tie to your friends.  We will also have can bags for you to tie to your coolers.  DO NOT LITTER AT ANY TIME.  You will exit at Texas State Tubes at the end of the float which is next to Don’s Fish Camp.  If you miss the exit point (picture attached) it's very hard to paddle back! We do not allow outside flotation devices. If you do bring them, use them as flair rather than for function!


Leave Items In Your Car

We recommend packing very light and only taking yourself, your suit, a credit card and your ID on the river (if you have a pocket that will hold them safely), sometimes law enforcement will randomly check IDs and issue tickets if you don’t have it on you.  People tend to lose shirts, phones, cameras etc if they take them on the river.  

Return & After Party

As previously stated, we will take you back to your vehicle at the end of the float, buses will depart as loaded.  Stonewall Warehouse will be hosting the San Marcos after party and RAIN on 4th will hold the Austin after party.   


Social Media

Please follow @austintourco and @therepubliq on social media and upload your pics using the hashtags like, #atc #gaytripper #bgrv #therepbuliq #bottomsup #experienceourlifestyle #lovewins etc! We will be giving away spots on some of our other experiences to those with the most festive posts!


We will send out a “Lost and Found” email on Monday for anything that was left behind.  For any questions please email ebuthman@austintourcompany.com and day of you can call 630-531-8417.

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BIG GAY RIVER FLOAT

BIG GAY RIVER FLOAT

Join us for the 4th Annual BIG GAY RIVER FLOAT on Sunday, June 2nd!!

Join us for our 4th Annual BIG GAY RIVER FLOAT on Sunday, June 2nd!


-Departure from Oilcan Harry's on 4th Street.
-Round Trip Transportation to and from San Marcos to Float The River.
-We provide the coolers.
-We drop in directly at the river entrance so you can grab your tube and jump in. 
-Includes the float tube and one tube with a bottom for you to put your coolers in per five people.
-Float to last 3.5-4 hours depending on the speed of the river which is altered by the amount of rain we get.
-Bus and Float are BYOB. 
-You may leave items with us while you're in the river.  

-Post-float specials and after party at RAIN


FULL DETAILS 

Pick Up & Check-In

Please meet us at Oil Can Harry's (211 W 4th St, Austin, TX 78701) between the hours of 12:00pm and 1:00pm on Sunday to check in for the float.  We will send the buses on flow as soon as they are full so please organize with your crew on what time you would all like to go so that you can all meet at the same time, The last bus will depart at 1:15pm.  You do not need to print your ticket, just have your confirmation number handy in your email.  We do allow name transfers.

All BGRF attendees will receive mimosa and breakfast taco specials!


What To Bring

THE BUS AND FLOAT ARE BYOB.  Please bring your beverages with you either in your own cooler or in another container, i.e. a case of beer still in the case.  We will provide coolers and ice for whoever needs them but you may also bring your own coolers.  We recommend purchasing your beverages the night before since alcohol is not available for purchase before noon on Sunday's. We will hold these for you in OCH before you board the buses. There is NO GLASS and No Styrofoam allowed. Don’t forget to bring water and put on sunscreen. 


Gear Check

We recommend packing very light and only taking yourself, your suit and ID on the river (if you have a pocket that will hold it safely), sometimes law enforcement will randomly check IDs and issue tickets if you don’t have it.  People tend to lose shoes, shirts, electronics if they take them on the river.  For your convenience we will be tagging all of the bags at check in, once we get to the river you will put anything you don’t want to float with into your bag and give it to your guide before you get off of the bus, you can then pick it up at the end of the float.  Please bring your own small backpack or drawstring bag to check.


At the River

We will drop you right at the river entrance, once you get off of the bus you will grab the tubes and cooler tubes that we are providing and get into the river, bring rope if you would like to tie to your friends.  We will also have can bags for you to tie to your coolers.  DO NOT LITTER AT ANY TIME.  Please try to stay in proximity of our Austin Tour Company Guides on the river so that you do not miss the bus! They will be wearing pink and black "Bottoms Up" hats! You will exit at Texas State Tubes at the end of the float which is next to Don’s Fish Camp (picture attached). If you miss the exit point, it is very difficult to paddle backwards! We do not allow outside flotation devices. If you do bring them use them as flair rather than for function!


Food

PLEASE eat before the float. We will have the Texas Chili Queens at the end of the float for you to purchase food before heading back!


Return and After Party

As soon as you finish floating, get your bag and enjoy some chili you may board a bus back to Austin. These will depart as loaded, the last bus will depart at 6:00pm. We will be dropping the buses off in front of RAIN who will be hosting the after party.


Social Media

Please follow @austintourco and @therepubliq on social media and upload your pics using the hashtags like, #atc #gaytripper #bgrv #therepbuliq #bottomsup #lovewins


We will send out a “Lost and Found” email on Monday for anything that was left behind.  For any questions please email info@austintourcompany.com and day of you can text or call our lead guide Lauren at 512-350-1331.


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Give your friends and family a fun way to make memories this holiday season! Our experiences run between $35-$75 per person. 

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Give your friends and family a fun way to make memories this holiday season! $100 gift cards can be used to purchase 2-3 spots on our unique experiences! 

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