Welcome To Austin

Welcome to Austin – the Capital of Texas and the Live Music Capital of the World. Whether you’re looking for a relaxing vacation, a romantic getaway, an exciting adventure or a family-friendly excursion, you’ll find what you’re looking for in Austin.

Though this vibrant city is the capital of the state of Texas and is filled with plenty of big business, you’d never know it when you walk down the streets. Though politics and business certainly are of key importance to Austin, the city also prides itself on being a place where people from all walks of life can gather, gain from one another and enjoy the green landscapes that surround the area. You see, enjoying life is of utmost importance in this Texas city.

Live Music


With a title like the Live Music Capital of the World, you can be sure that there are plenty of venues to enjoy music in Austin – in fact, there are just about 200 venues. Whether you like country, jazz, classic rock or urban music, you can be certain that you’ll be able to hear your favorite type of music live at one of the city’s venues. Get your vocals ready and your dancing shoes ready as you sing and dance along to the music.

Outdoor Attractions

"Lady Bird Lake Austin"

Welcome to Austin – a city that abounds with nature and a myriad of outdoor attractions. With 220 parks, hiking and biking trails, rivers and lakes, you’ll find a way to enjoy the great outdoors that suits your fancy. Take a dip in the 68 degree waters of Barton Springs Pool. Hike or bike around the trails that surround Lady Bird Lake, or take a paddle boat or a canoe for a spin around lake. Like to golf? – Golf Magazine just added Austin to its list of top places to golf in the US.

History and Arts

"Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum"

Learn about the history of Texas and gain an appreciation for the arts during your visit to Austin. See the historic sites on a guided foot tour, tour the Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum or visit the state capital. For a bit of culture, attend a performance of the Ballet Austin, gain an appreciation for Latino arts at the Mexic-Arte Museum or take in one of the performances at the Long Center for the Creative Arts.

Welcome to Austin— come explore, delight, play and stay awhile.

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