About Austin

What you hear is true. With vibrant entertainment, art and culture, inspiring cuisine and stunning outdoor experiences, Austin lets you create a soundtrack all your own. So take a look around, and put the Live Music Capital of the World® on your playlist.  Located in Central Texas on the eastern edge of the American Southwest, Austin is the capital of the state of Texas, the Lone Star State. 

Neighborhoods in Austin

Explore Austin's diverse neighborhoods and entertainment districts, where you'll find everything from trendy shops and restaurants to cool live music venues, renowned museums and art galleries and scenic outdoor destinations.  To read more about the neighborhoods in Austin, click here

Austin Food and Drink

Find places to eat in Austin and experience unique eateries serving up Tex-Mex, BBQ, breakfast tacos and more. From James Beard Award-winning eateries to the best dives in Austin, discover tons of places to eat in Austin.  For a list of suggested restaurants, click here.