The W Austin’s popular pool party Shock Wave returns this summer for a second year.

Back with a new name but the same fun time, the popular downtown pool party series Shock Wave returns for a second summer.

Taking place most Sundays throughout the next three months through Aug. 23, the party on W Austin’s outdoor Wet Deck allows anyone to relax poolside in the afternoons, with drink specials and valet service covered in the $30 cost of the admission.

Shock Wave will also take place on July 6, the Monday after a holiday weekend.

Details: 2 to 6 p.m. $30. 200 Lavaca St. 512-542-3600,