Austin Insider Blog

This blog, written and curated by Visit Austin staff, shares the things that visitors love and locals can't get enough of.

Dinner and a Movie

Let’s be real, summer in Austin is no joke. When the temperatures soar and the sun shines overhead, take the fun indoors with a movie at one of Austin’s unique (and air-conditioned) movie theaters. Grab a bite to eat around town and treat yourself to something sweet before settling in for a good…

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Top East Austin Music Venues

As the Live Music Capital of the World®, Austin, Texas doesn't fall short on places to experience all different styles of music. The up-and-coming East Austin is home to many venues that are full of character, both new and old. Locals and visitors flock to the "eastside" every day of the week to get…

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20 Essentials for an Epic Summer in Austin

“Summer time and the living is easy” here in Austin, Texas. This summer, spend your time soaking up the sun in the Live Music Capital of the World®. Austin provides you with water, music, nature, eats, drinks and many more exciting things to do. And to help you navigate the cool waters of summer…

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