X Games Austin: Bringing the World’s Top Athletes to the Heart of Texas
This year’s X Games are coming to Austin, Texas June 5th-8th. This year’s event will be held at Austin’s Circuit of the Americas (COTA) sports and entertainment complex, and will host over 200 of the world’s greatest athletes! To see the full list of athletes invited to this years X Games, click here. This year the X Games will be aiming to give attendees a full-on festival atmosphere, which includes a very impressive music lineup including Pretty Lights, Flaming Lips, and Kayne West, to name a few.
While this year’s X Games will be featuring amazing musical talents, the main focus for many will of course still be on the games! The disciplines this year will include the usual skateboard, BMX, Moto X, and RallyCross, and for the first year will also include Stadium SUPER Truck! These competitions will be held in two different locations on the 3.4 miles Circuit of the Americas track. The official X Games website has put together an awesome customizable schedule so you don’t have to miss any of your favorite games – click here to try it for yourself. Check out the chart below for the full list of disciplines:
|SKATEBOARD||BMX||MOTO X||RALLY & OFF-ROAD TRUCK|
|Big Air||Big Air||Best Whip||RallyCross|
|Park||Dirt||Enduro X (M & W)||Stadium SUPER Trucks|
|Street (M & W)||Park||Freestyle|
|Vert||Street||Speed & Style|
The official event times:
Friday, June 6: 11am – 8pm CT
Saturday, June 7: 10am – 8pm CT
Sunday, June 8: 10am – 6pm CT
*Please note that certain music and 21+ activities remain open later
Still haven’t purchased your ticket? Your options include 3-day pass options with differing concert access – GA amphitheater, amphitheater reserved seating, or amphitheater floor pit access, depending on what you want your experience to be. You also can choose from single day tickets as well. Well, what are you waiting for? Check the chart out below for more info, or to go ahead and grab your ticket before its too late!
|3-DAY X GAMES EXPERIENCE WITH GA AMPHITHEATER
General admission viewing to all competitions and concerts, plus a commemorative wristband.
|JUNE 6-8, 2014||$89||BUY TICKETS|
|3-DAY X GAMES EXPERIENCE WITH AMPHITHEATER RESERVED SEAT
General admission viewing to all competitions, to all concerts, and a commemorative wristband.
|JUNE 6-8, 2014||$139||BUY TICKETS|
|3-DAY X GAMES EXPERIENCE WITH AMPHITHEATER FLOOR PIT
General admission viewing to all competitions, amphitheater floor pit access to all concerts, and a commemorative wristband.
|JUNE 6-8, 2014||$165||BUY TICKETS|
|FRIDAY X GAMES AUSTIN EXPERIENCE
General admission viewing to all Friday competitions and musical performances.
|JUNE 6, 2014||$39||BUY TICKETS|
|SATURDAY X GAMES AUSTIN EXPERIENCE
General admission viewing to all Saturday competitions and musical performances.
|JUNE 7, 2014||$59||BUY TICKETS|
|SUNDAY X GAMES AUSTIN EXPERIENCE
General admission viewing to all Sunday competitions and musical performances.
|JUNE 8, 2014||$39||BUY TICKETS|
If you won’t be able to make it to Austin to see the X Games live, don’t worry! ESPN and ABC will be providing excellent coverage of the events. From the official X Games website:
“ESPN and ABC will televise a combined 20 live hours of X Games Austin competition, which will also be accessible via WatchESPN and WatchABC to viewers who receive their video subscription from an affiliated provider. An additional seven hours of competition will be carried on ESPN3 as well as the latest coverage across ESPN digital platforms, including XGames.com, X Games app, X Games pages across Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and more.”
We are stoked to see what the Austin X Games has in store for us this year! Stay tuned to Sensible Reason for the latest X Games coverage.