Check out our curated list of the best things to do in Austin, from music and food to nature and history.
You don’t get dubbed the Live Music Capital of the World for nothing.
Austin's great outdoors are not to be missed.
One of the best outdoor activities in Austin involves enjoying cocktails on a rooftop bar.
From museums and live music venues to, of course, lots of BBQ
Watch 1.5 million Mexican free-tailed bats swarm out from under a bridge or swim at Barton Creek Greenbelt
Texas’s capital is home to the Austin Zoo and mini-golf, after all
You can explore the city on electric bikes, on a boat cruising Lady Bird Lake and much more
From glowing neon signs outside bars to gorgeous views at the top of hiking trails
Though relatively small in size (and totally walkable), each neighborhood has its own distinct character
Any time is a good time to dine out in ATX, and we’re here to narrow down the options to the very best restaurants in Austin.
Virginia is for lovers, but so is Austin.
Including BBQ trailers that elevate the status of the traditional Texas food
Believe it or not, one of the best burgers in town comes from an oyster bar
Unexpectedly authentic Italian cuisine comes from a little trailer in a backyard
These nationally-recognized tacos will have you forget about pancakes and eggs
Expect tortillas filled with tender meats, savory beans, melted cheese and veggies
Consistently exceptional service, extraordinary food and inventive beverage pairings
There are plenty of things to do in Austin that don’t involve drinking, but once you discover all of Austin's best bars—well, why do anything else?
Just take a look around on a sunny day and you'll find plenty of people enjoying cocktails on Austin's best rooftop bars.
Draught House has been serving from over 70 taps for almost 50 years
The capital of Texas is now home to over thirty breweries. Get ready to explore them all.
Word to the wise: order the Swedish Punsch at Backbeat, made with anise-tinged Aquavit
These cozy lounges serve excellent red, white and bubbly varieties to experts and newbies alike
Big screens, great eats and cheap beer will have you cheering long after the game is over
You're in America's music capital. Make use of it.
While at Nannie Inez, pick up bath time essentials from the apothecary on premise
Pleasant weather and bikeable streets make pedal-power a great way to tour Austin
They've remained part of the city's thriving literary scene for decades
Including stylish boutiques tucked away in chic neighborhoods
Quirky accomodations, awesome amenities and plenty of free breakfast options
From a garden oasis to a geodesic dome to a luxurious artist's retreat
The Foo Fighters stayed at Hotel Siant Cecilia and named their 2015 EP after it. How cool?
Some are located at the Domain, close to a number of the city's best breweries and shopping
Big-name brands like Hilton and Marriott dominate the area
Expect new urban development projects, restaurant and bar openings and more
Awesome beaches, hikes, road trips, snorkeling expeditions, sailing adventures and more.
We’re talking about the music scene, the hot chicken and, of course, the top bars in the area.
Expansion and change are on the way, and by the time you finish experiencing all of the following things to do here, we’ll likely be working on the next list.
Vegas has professional hockey, destination-worthy art, e-sports temples and magic mountains in addition to the casinos, buffets and shows that you're used to.
From hiking and swimming to picnicking and drinking, the best things to do in Austin are outside.
Get ready to dance in the streets, hit antique shops and walk through the French Quarter.
Keep in mind that the island city is closer to Cuba than it is to any single Walmart.
A vibrant art scene, craft bars and a restaurant scene equivalent to a gastro trip around the world.
Georgia’s capital and its largest city boasts historic sites like Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthplace.