You will not find a better variety of culture and the arts anywhere else in Texas than you will in Austin. Here is how to plan for your culture journey to see the best Austin Texas art and culture:
Day 1: Southern Congress
Anyone making a stop in Austin needs to check out Southern Congress Ave, or SoCo, for a unique neighborhood that celebrates that exotic Austin culture. You can explore the many shops and boutiques, including the infamous Lucy in Disguise with Diamonds, an incredible shop with elaborate costumes and props. Of course, you can also pick out your perfectly fitting Texas cowboy boots.
Day 2: The Continental Club
Austin may be best known for its emphasis on live music and is an artist’s paradise. The Continental Club has been showcasing some of the best local musicians since 1955 and is one of the oldest running clubs in the state. You may be watching the next big talent when you stop in at The Continental Club! Other legendary music venues in the city include Stubb’s, Antone’s, and Emo’s East.
1315 S Congress Ave
Austin, TX 78704
Open Monday through Friday from 4:00pm – 2:00am and Saturdays and Sundays from 3:00pm – 2:00am
Day 3: Zilker Park
Depending on when you travel to Austin, you may be catching one of the many exciting festivals taking place at Zilker Park. This iconic location features big-name acts such as the Austin City Limits Music Festival and Zilker Kite Festival. Every other day you can enjoy access to Lady Bird Lake or the Barton Springs.
Day 4: Texas State Capitol
The Texas State Capitol Complex is the oldest state office in the entire nation. You can see where Austin Texas art and culture started from with a tour around the complex and even the Governor’s Mansion. This is the perfect cultural sightseeing spot on a hot day in the summer.
1100 Congress Ave
Austin, TX 78701
Day 5: Torchy’s Tacos
There is something about Austin’s relationship with tacos that needs to be experienced. This simple dish is made into delicious entrees at local chain Torchy’s Tacos. You can pick dozens of varieties, each tastier than the last. Start your day off with their breakfast tacos or end your evening with a cocktail and dinner tacos. The choice is yours!
Soak Up Austin Texas Art & Culture
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