'Tis the season for gift-giving, which means finding something for everyone in your family that expresses their unique personality. Luckily, the Armadillo Christmas Bazaar has been serving up handcrafted, heirloom, and one-of-a-kind gifts and stocking stuffers for the past 41 years. Join us for an unforgettable day of uniquely Austin shopping without battling uniquely Austin traffic!
MAKE IT A TRANSIT ADVENTURE! Capital Metro is providing FREE DAY PASSES so you can enjoy more time shopping & less time circling the Palmer Events Center parking garage! Are you ready to #TryTransit?
11:00 AM | MEET-UP | Join us in the 1st Floor Meeting Room at the Residence Inn Austin Northwest, so we can make our way to the bus station together.
11:30 AM | LUNCH & LEARN | Enjoy lunch -- courtesy of AARP Texas -- and learn more about your options for exploring Austin by Capital Metro.
12:15 PM | CATCH THE #803 METRORAPID | Domain Station (Stop #5919)
1:10 PM | SHOPPING! | We'll spend a couple of hours exploring all the art, music and entertainment the Armadillo Christmas Bazaar has to offer. Don't forget to bring your shopping bags!!!
3:20 PM | RETURN TO THE DOMAIN | Barton Springs Station - Northbound (Stop #781)
4:20 PM | END OF ADVENTURE | Capital Metro drops you off one block from the Residence Inn.
WHERE TO MEET
Residence Inn Austin Northwest | Look for AARP Texas & Capital Metro staff in the 1st Floor Meeting Room, where we'll have lunch and prepare for our trip.
FOR MORE INFORMATION
AARP Texas is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, social welfare organization that advocates for families on health care, employment and income security, and protection from financial abuse, and provides a avariety of benefits to its senior citizens members.
Armadillo Christmas Bazaar is one of Austin’s longest running art and music festivals, featuring 11 days of fine art shopping and attracting around 40,000 shoppers each year.
PLAN YOUR TRIP
On the web: http://www.capmetro.org/planner
On your smartphone: http://www.capmetro.org/app