AUSTIN, TX - (December 8, 2021) - Visit Austin launched Small Business Season, an online destination for small business resources, along with local goods and experiences that Austin lovers can enjoy during the holiday season and year-round. 

Visit Austin’s Small Business Season online guide features more than 250 local businesses throughout the city. Get gifting inspiration from local bike shops and outdoor retailers, independent bookstores, culinary shops, farmers markets, record stores and Austin-based apparel and gift boutiques. The Austin Visitor Center also provides for in person or online shopping for a curated mix of local goods. 

In addition to the online guide, more than 50 businesses are providing special offers through the Austin Insider Deals program. Deals range from holiday-themed hotel packages to discounts at local restaurants, tour companies and attractions. To take advantage of these special deals, click here.

“We truly appreciate the support from Visit Austin, after such a rough year. The mom and pop shops on South Congress, and around Austin, need customers now more than ever,”  said Anne Rutt-Enruqiez, Limbo Group Operations Director and Co-owner of Triple Z Threadz.

“We promote everything there is to love about this city and we invite our community and Austin fans from around the globe to join us in supporting our businesses," said Julie Chase, Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer at Visit Austin.

Give the gift of experience this year from a local tour company, tickets to a live performance or a bottle (or two) from an Austin distillery. Whatever it is, make it unique and make it from Austin.

For more information on how you can support Austin businesses this season go to:


About Visit Austin

Visit Austin is the official destination marketing and sales organization for the City of Austin. An accredited member of Destinations International, Visit Austin is charged with marketing Austin nationally and internationally as a premier business and leisure destination, thus enriching our community's overall quality of life.