Downtown offers the best of Austin, amplified….

This is where creativity and ingenuity meet to deliver the latest foodie hotspots, legendary live music venues, one-of-a-kind shops, and year-round outdoor fun. Rock out or relax – it’s your call.

Austin Classics

Shop ‘Til You Drop

  • East 6th Street – Likely Texas’ best known street, the seven block’s of 6th Street between Congress and IH 35 are certainly Austin’s entertainment center and the shopping is not bad either!
  • S. Congress Avenue – This hip strip features an array of eclectic shops, restaurants, boutiques, antiques, music venues and galleries. Every first Thursday of the month, stores remain open until 10pm.
  • 2nd Street District – Where Texas Warmth Meets Austin Cool and More than 50 (mostly locally owned) specialty shops
  • West End

Outdoor Adventure

Downtown offers fun for all ages. Be sure to check out the latest Events for more family outing opportunities.

Art & Film Essentials

You’ll find shows nightly in every corner of downtown Austin. Here are some venue picks to get you started on your live music journey.

Eclectic E. 6th Street