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X Games 2014 to take place in Austin on June 5-8

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ESPN will present the inaugural X Games Austin June 5-8, 2014, at Circuit of The Americas, best known as the Texas home of Formula One car racing.

The event will host more than 200 athletes competing in a varity of extreme action sports, including skateboarding, BMX riding, off-road truck races, and motorcycle racing. The musical lineup features Kanye West, Flaming Lips and Pretty Lights.

Other activities include athlete autograph sessions, pit access, local food and drinks and an interactive fan village.

“X Games Austin 2014, will be a four day sports, music and lifestyle festival,” said Scott Guglielmino, senior vice president, programming and X Games, ESPN. “The best athletes, competing at the highest levels remain the core of X Games. But we’re incredibly excited about being able to create a full-scale festival around that, which celebrates some of the other elements of the X Games lifestyle – music, friends, family, food and fun.”

Tickets are available online and start at $89.


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