Six Legendary Performers, Including GRAMMY Award-Winning Shenandoah, to Perform Against Breathtaking Austin Hill Country Backdrop

AUSTIN, TX (May 4, 2015) – Today Omni Barton Creek Resort & Spa announced the line-up for its third annual Barton Creek LIVE Summer Music Series. Situated in the Texas Hill Country just minutes from downtown Austin – the Live Music Capital of the World – Omni Barton Creek invites guests to catch the sounds of iconic musical performers this summer. Admission is open to resort guests and Barton Creek Country Club members only and wristbands, available at the resort front desk check-in and the member clubhouse, are complimentary and required for performance admission.

This year’s Barton Creek LIVE will be held at the resort’s open-air Pavilion and features six shows throughout the summer. Music enthusiasts can spread out around the 6,000-square-foot rotunda or 40-foot observation deck to enjoy unforgettable music, while taking in incredible panoramic views of the Texas Hill Country. The summer series kicks off with the Bellamy Brothers on June 12 and the full line-up includes:

  • June 12: Bellamy Brothers at 9 pm – Classic country music duo with more than a dozen chart topping hits.
  • July 3: Guy Forsyth at 6 pm – Fabled Texas blues singer, guitarist, harmonicist and songwriter to headline July 4 weekend festivities.
  • July 17: Sammy Kershaw at 9 pm – American country music artist with three studio albums certified platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America. 
  • July 31: Shenandoah at 9 pm – GRAMMY award-winning band who charms the hearts of country fans around the world.
  • August 7: Restless Heart at 9 pm – Throughout their career, the band charted on both the country and adult contemporary charts. 
  • August 14: Little Texas at 9 pm – They were responsible for shaking up the country music world with a new, energetic sound. 

Omni Barton Creek will offer a full bar and authentic Lone Star fare during the performances, or guests may dine earlier at the family-friendly buffet served nearby in the resort’s Hill Country Dining Room, as well as 8212 Wine Bar & Grill. During the show, parents can enroll their children, ages 5 to 14, in a campfire campout complete with fireside games, stories, songs and S’mores before heading indoors for a movie and snacks.

Along with Barton Creek LIVE, this signature Texas resort provides numerous offers for all types of travelers. Vacationers and Austinites alike are invited to come out to Omni Barton Creek and enjoy many of the summer time specials including: 
  • Splish Splash Summer Bash & Dive In Movie: Themed poolside party on select Saturdays. When the sun goes down, guests can bring their floaties to the pool and enjoy a dive-in movie under the Texas sky. Check with the concierge for the movie titles, dates, and official start times.
  • Red, White & Blue BBQ: The Barton Creek LIVE Guy Forsyth performance July 3 is part of a Texas-style Independence Day BBQ beginning at 6 pm that day. Tickets to the BBQ are available for $42.95 for adults, $18.95 for ages 6 to 12, and kids 5 and under eat free. Event runs 6:00 pm to 9:30 pm. Reservations are required; call 512-329-7906.
  • Independence Day Fireworks Display: Omni Barton Creek invites guests to converge on the deck and lawn for the spectacular fireworks display over the Texas Hill Country on Friday, July 3 at 9:15 pm following the Red, White & Blue BBQ. 
  • All American Poolside Cookouts: On the weekends of May 23-24 and July 3-4 from 11 am – 3 pm, guests can relish in favorite backyard delights while lounging by the pool. Saturday’s menu features smoked meats, burgers, salads and sweets while Sunday’s menu includes fajitas and Tex Mex dishes. Guests can check with the hotel concierge for more information.
  • Poolside Activities: Throughout the summer, Omni Barton Creek offers daily poolside games, limbo competitions, relay races, and much more fun for the entire family. 

Room reservations or Barton Creek Country Club Membership are required to attend the concerts and other summer activities. To book a room, guests may visit or call 1-800-336-6158. Travelers or media also can follow Omni Barton Creek at and Concertgoers are encouraged to use the hashtag #BCLIVE to share their event photos.

About Omni Barton Creek Resort & Spa
Austin’s leading golf destination, Omni Barton Creek Resort & Spa treats active, discerning travelers to a welcoming and invigorating luxury experience set against a breathtaking Hill Country environment. Heralded as the #1 golf resort in Texas, Omni Barton Creek boasts four nationally acclaimed championship courses. The resort features 309 spacious and beautifully appointed guest rooms, a newly renovated full-service Three Springs Spa, superior dining experiences in its Hill Country Dining Room and 8212 Wine Bar & Grill, and the industry’s finest meeting and wedding facilities. For more information on Omni Barton Creek Resort & Spa, call 1-800-336-6158 or visit

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