Austin's noted slogan "Keep It Weird" reaches new heights in October as Halloween in Austin approaches. Austin's 6th Street becomes an adult Halloween Party in the streets Halloween night. Austin is home to lot's of Halloween celebrations and the entertainment districts are rife with Halloween shows and specials. Check out our events calendar for Halloween…

Austin's Lake Travis is the jewel of Texas' Highland Lakes. Check out our best Lake Travis lakeside restaurants. All have great lake views, some are accessible by boat. The Oasis As the largest outdoor restaurant in Texas, The OASIS has earned the reputation as the Sunset Capital of Texas. Located on a cliff 450 feet…

Here is our list of the best Honky Tonk dance bars in Austin. No stay in Austin is complete without exploring it's music roots. Nothing says Texas, or Austin for that matter, than pulling on your boots and circling on the sawdust to some great country music. Broken Spoke The Broken Spoke is one of…

Looking for five star Austin luxury accommodations with the style and character of something more intimate ? Dig into our Best Austin Boutique Hotels..... Kimber Modern There are places you go and then there are those indescribably alluring spots that draw you in at first glimpse. For the independent urban traveler seeking a unique escape,…

There are plenty of fireworks options around Austin over the 4th of July Independence Day holiday. We've featured the big two and listed links for as many others as we could find. H-E-B Austin Symphony July 4th Concert & Fireworks This is always Austin's biggest fireworks show. Spend this Independence Day with 100,000 of your…

After soaking in Austin's entertainment and eatery offerings, it might be time to take in some culture, art and history. Here's our list of the best 5 museums in Austin. Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum Let history inspire you as you connect with Texas stories told by ever-changing artifacts, rare documents, photographs, and special…

Here is our list of the Best Austin Food Pub Tours. Austin's most defining characteristic is certainly music, but great food is fast becoming a signature for this eclectic city. Locals and visitors alike can eat and drink your way through Austin's best with these great Tour Companies. Austin Eats Food Tours Join Austin Eats…

Because arcade games are just better with a drink in your hand, here's our list of the Best Austin Arcade Bars. Buffalo Billiards Over 22,000 square feet of pool, shuffleboard, foosball, pinball, & darts, Buffalo Billiards serves up games in a big way. A real piece of “Wild West” history is located on Austin’s historic…

Taste a wee bit o' the Emerald Isle at the best Austin Irish Pubs... B.D. Riley's Irish Pub B.D. Riley's Irish Pub & Restaurant, in the heart of Austin's 6th Street entertainment district, has been serving fine food, perfect pints of beer, cocktails and conversation with adults on 6th Street since 2000. With a full…

The Pecan Street Festival Austin TX is a free two-day arts festival held twice yearly in downtown Austin’s Sixth Street Historic District. Taking place the first weekend in May and the last weekend in September, the juried festival attracts hundreds of local and national artisans offering original handcrafted creations in a variety of mediums, from…