The bats at the Congress Avenue Bridge are currently emerging between 8:15 p.m. - 9:15 p.m. nightly. (Updated 5/24/2013) These times may vary due to changes in weather conditions.
Emergence times are updated twice weekly.
Many thanks to Lonestar Riverboat Cruises for the weekly emergence time updates.
Free parking is available in the Austin American Statesman parking lot after 6pm.
If you would like to make a reservation for a bat watching riverboat cruise, please contact:
Lonestar Riverboat Cruises: 512-327-1388
Capital Cruises: 512-480-9264
For additional information, contact BCI at 512-327-9721 Ext 16. Our office hours are Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. central time, or you may contact us here.
Weather at Congress Avenue Bridge
Wind: N at 7 mph
Sunset: 8:21 pm
71°F / 88°F