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Red River's Bar Scene Get's a Big Win From Austin City Council
The music will play on a bit later into the night along Red River. Now that Austin City Council fully approved the Extended Hours program.
The Extended hours program has been given the full green light, now bars and clubs can play amplified music till 11 Thursday nights and on Fridays and Saturdays, till 1 in the morning.. Both Businesses and Neighborhood reps say this is a great step forward, as talks are still set to continue.
For months, the city, Red River's entertainment district and area neighbors have been working on a happy middle ground on how long amplified music can be played. Stubbs BBQ's Ryan Garret says this will be a big boon to local businesses and others.
Council moved that stake holder meetings need to continue, and approved the program