Fun Stop 5K & Fest

Join us Saturday, June 23rd on Riverside Drive in front of the Long Center from 4pm to 9pm.


Register today for the most fun you’ll ever have at 5K! The earlier you register, the more you’ll save!

Right now, Early Bird prices are $30 for the Adult 5K and Fest and the Kids K and Fest is $13. T-shirts are $11 a piece.

Click here to register today for early bird pricing!

Fun Stop 5K

Formerly known as the Keep Austin Weird Fest & 5K, this is the Slowest 5K on the Planet! Slip into your weirdest costume, slap on your favorite light up running shoes, and throw your timer into Lady Bird Lake! The 5K will get underway at 6pm.

We’ve put 15 outrageous Fun Stops on this year’s course. Bring your friends for the wildest, weirdest, and most memorable Saturday of summer! Click here to see what the first five stops we’ve revealed are!

Fun Stop Fest

We are bringing out the fun at this year’s festival with plenty of groovy music, refreshing beverages, delicious food, engaging vendors, adorable armadillos and even a Willie Nelson hair braiding station!

Join us from 4 PM to 9 PM Saturday, June 23, 2018 for plenty of wacky and fun attractions for the whole family.

Costume Contest

Bring your strangest, wildest, most outrageous costume and you could win a full year of free Amy’s Ice Cream!

The winner is selected after their photo is posted on Facebook. The photo with the most likes wins a free year of Amy’s Ice Creams!


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Fun Stop Blog

Read more about how you can incorporate the Fun Stop 5K and Fest into your daily life and reading our amazing blog posts!


We couldn't be more thrilled to support the Central Texas Food Bank at the Fun Stop 5K & Fest (formerly known as the Keep Austin Weird Fest & 5K). For every ticket sold, we will donate $1 to the Central Texas Food Bank.

CTFB will gladly accept your food donation! Please bring a canned food or other nonperishable items when you come to the festival!


The 2018 Fun Stop 5K & Fest (formerly known as the Keep Austin Weird Fest & 5K) is on Saturday, June 23, 2018. We need your time, your effort, and your assistance to make this day a smashing success! The perks of volunteering include a FREE Fest Pass, a unique and FUN commemorative T-Shirt and lots of thank you's and appreciation!

We need helping hands for the days leading up to the event as well as on the event day! We'd love for you to come out and have FUN with us. Interested in volunteering?

Click here to volunteer!

Contact Us

Need to chat with us?

Email us at or give us a call at 512-524-2953 Ext 102

The Fun Stop 5K & Fest is formerly known as the Keep Austin Weird Fest & 5K. Use of the trademark "KEEP AUSTIN WEIRD” was pursuant to a license from Outhouse Designs, the owner of the mark. Bounce Marketing & Events is not affiliated or connected with Outhouse Designs.

$1 of every ticket sold goes directly to central texas food bank

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