Get ready for Texas-sized fun in Austin! Take a dip in the cool waters of Barton Springs, browse the eclectic shops on Congress Avenue, or dine on delicious Tex-Mex cuisine. No matter what you choose to do in ATX, this city will become your new favorite.

Family Guide to Austin

Check out the top spots for families in Austin (including lots of free and budget-friendly attractions!). Ready to pack your bags? Download the Austin coloring page so the kiddos can keep track of every place you visit.

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Austin: Make Your Dollar Go Further

You don’t need to spend a ton of cash to have a good time in Austin. Stretch your dollar by visiting some of these family-friendly hotspots.


Adventure in the Great Outdoors of Austin, TX

Austin, Texas has something for everyone, including unique outdoor adventures. Check out this Austin outdoor guide to some of the best outdoor activities this Texas city has to offer.

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48 Hour Guide to Austin, Texas

Austin, Texas is a haven for culture, outdoor activities, great food and more. If you only have 48 hours in this state’s capital, check out our guide to unique activities and delicious food to help make the most out of your time in Austin.

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America’s Favorite Festival in Austin: SXSW

Austin, Texas, is a go-to spot for live music anytime of the year. But it really gets cookin’ in March, when South by Southwest, or SXSW, takes over the city.

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Awesome Bargain Eats in Austin

You can take the family around the world — at least in terms of food — without ever leaving Austin.


Kickin’ It with the Kids in Austin, Texas

Put smiles on little faces and save some big money when you visit these off-the-wall Austin attractions that kids are sure to love.

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Explore the Quirky Attractions That Help Keep Austin Weird

So, what’s the most popular Austin slogan? Keep Austin Weird. That’s right — weird.