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.

Clarissa De Leon

Clarissa is the Heritage & Diversity Marketing Specialist for Visit Austin, and promotes Austin’s diversity and culture through marketing and education efforts. Her hobbies include: finding the best Happy Hour specials, flexing, perfecting her makeup skills, visiting local breweries, thrifting and hosting potlucks.

Viva la Vida Festival & Parade

On October 26, join Mexic-Arte Museum in the storied tradition of Día de los Muertos in Austin. During Viva la Vida Festival & Parade, the city's largest and longest-running Día de los Muertos event, visitors will experience a street festival and a parade down the iconic Congress Avenue, bringing…

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