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Stevie Ray Vaughan Statue

Riverside Drive & South First Street, Adjacent to Auditorium Shores, Austin, TX
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This bronze statue commemorates the life and music of singer/songwriter Stevie Ray Vaughan.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lady bird lake” (29 reviews)
“great tribute” (11 reviews)
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Riverside Drive & South First Street, Adjacent to Auditorium Shores, Austin, TX
South Austin
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"lady bird lake"
in 29 reviews
"great tribute"
in 11 reviews
"auditorium shores"
in 12 reviews
"fitting tribute"
in 8 reviews
"pay tribute"
in 5 reviews
"nice memorial"
in 4 reviews
"guitar hero"
in 4 reviews
"larger than life"
in 7 reviews
"nice walk along the river"
in 3 reviews
"blues music"
in 3 reviews
"town lake"
in 16 reviews
"hike and bike trail"
in 10 reviews
"dog park"
in 6 reviews
"rent a bike"
in 3 reviews
"great place to walk"
in 3 reviews
"street bridge"
in 3 reviews
"take pictures"
in 3 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The statue was nice. The park was even better! Beautiful space. Easy to park. Bonus: we went on a Saturday morning and there were so many shirtless good looking young men working out.

Thank Catherine C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Take time to visit this statute of a great musician lost too soon. A favorite on Austin City Limits. One of the many sites to take in and learn about Texas. Texas is Big and there is a lot to take in Austin. Search his...More

Thank hpresas
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

Just one more bit of celebration of the city's musical heritage. Not a destination but a nice addition to the walking trail.

Thank DennisG50
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Reviewed 17 May 2018

If your a true Stevie Ray Vaughan fan, you should visit. The statues sits at the edge of Lady Bird lake. There are great biking and walking trail in the vicinity.

Thank Linda W
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Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Nearly 100-degrees but still had to make the 20-minute walk from Hyatt to the mighty Colorado shore to see the Stevie Ray Vaughan statue - standing tall

Thank Jeff6455
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Reviewed 14 May 2018

Had to stop by and pay tribute to Stevie Ray Vaughn Right on the river in downtown Austin Went home and listened to Texas Flood RIP Stevie

Thank John B
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Reviewed 18 April 2018

While walking around town lake on the Lady Bird Trail we came upon this larger than life statue of the late-great singer, song writer, performer Stevie Ray Vaughan. Born in Dallas, I did not know he got his start in Austin Texas. This inspired me...More

Thank Gershwin12
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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

I first came upon the from the north shore and got a picture of his back. There next day I saw the front. A fun stop on a beautiful hike.

Thank CincyVacationGirl
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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

This is what Austin is about. One cannot visit Austin without seeing Stevie Ray. His music and free spirit personify the creative and free spirit of Austin Texas. Take a stroll and enjoy the great weather!

Thank Gloria L
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

I've stopped at Stevie's spot several times because it's just perfectly placed! The lake and city in the background! Nicely done!

Thank 2fridad
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dianneespejel90
4 September 2017|
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Response from coagula | Reviewed this property |
I stayed at the Hyatt Regency and it was within walking distance to the hotel. There is a beautiful park to walk as well.
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onemileatatime
16 June 2017|
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Response from chrisw7 | Reviewed this property |
Try 900 riverside drive.that is listed as auditorium shore park. Check google map for trail to statue from parking area.
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