When you think of Austin, Texas, you are probably thinking of the downtown music scene or the East Austin food trailers, South Congress or Zilker Park. But Austin is much more. The greater metropolitan area includes Plugerville, Round Rock, Cedar Park, Leander, Rollingwood, Spicewood, Beecaves, Oak Hill, Sunset Valley, Buda and Kyle. Each of those areas offers its own benefits. Here are just a few of the neighborhoods in Austin:
Downtown Austin offers many different entertainment and shopping districts from the Market District in the west to the artistic East Side and the Red River Cultural District to South Congress and Barton Springs Road. Click here to see the map in Google. Zoom-in and click on an area to find out more about what it has to offer!
'So much to do, so little time' is a true saying in Austin! Instead of 'Live Music Capital of the World' maybe Austin should be called the 'Fun Capital of the World'. There are events, free and paid, from music to movies, puppets to prose all over the city almost every weekend. You will never be short of something to do! Here are a few of the big events in Austin, Texas and some great sites for checking out more!