Checkout the coolness planned for travelers at ABIA:
Three special holiday-themed performances are scheduled for the Asleep at the Wheel Stage, taking place from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Dec. 19, 20, and 21.
Dec. 20: The Judy Lee Dancers (tap-dancing Christmas trees, Santa, and reindeers)
Dec. 21: Austin Square & Round Dancers (traditional square dancing with a singing caller)
New at ABIA
Concessions and services continue to expand at Austin-Bergstrom. The opening of Annie’s Café & Bar bring specialty salads and sandwiches, burgers, and a full bar with live music. Ruta Maya has added another location to sell its organic coffee and tasty treats; what’s more, this one comes with a bookstore and live music performances every Thursday and Friday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., now giving the airport 19 live, regularly scheduled music shows in 6 different venues. Lastly, Knot Anymore has got your back with a second location near Gate 7. Chair massages alleviate tired travel muscles, focusing on the neck, shoulders, upper back, arms, hands, and feet.
A new, temporary, fourth security checkpoint opened in November in east ticketing to help reduce security wait times. The checkpoint, operational only during peak travel times, provides four additional screening lanes, increasing maximum screening capacity from 11 lanes to 15.
Click here for more good times at ABIA. They ask that you get to the airport at least 90 minutes before your flight due to heavy travel.