AUSTIN (KXAN) - After the announcement that Austin City Limits Music Festival would not happen Sunday, fans turned to Austin businesses to occupy their time.
A number of people waiting to get food at Franklin Barbecue Sunday were wearing ACL wristbands.
"This is obviously a big time commitment, this is like a three-hour extravaganza out here," said Dan Lifer, who was waiting in line for barbecue. "There are a lot of great bands I would have wanted to see. I don' t think I would have been able to see them if I would have come here earlier."
Torchy's Taco trailer on south 1st also saw a line Sunday afternoon.
Torchy's manager Phillip Whaley says he was expecting a slow day after all the rain. However, Torchy's business was keeping steady with music fans who would have been in Zilker Park, had the festival continued.
Still, Torchy's will be missing out on the business it was supposed to get inside ACL. The taco shop was also a vendor at this year's festival. The rain is hampering the normal traffic to the trailer as well.
"It's hard to tell, but [business] will probably come out pretty even," said Whaley. "Business at the trailer is a little bit less for a Sunday. Usually we have a line [longer than this]."
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