Austin Texas – The city’s entertainment combines the best of world class concerts with the excitement and community spirit.

Austin has its own ballet, symphony and opera. Theaters prepared to wow you with old favorites or new ground breaking new drama; dance studios, vocal enclaves and orchestras. Galleries galore and beautiful gardens with sculptures and please the eye with many enticing designs and colors.

Austin is proclaimed as the “Live Music of the World,” with hundreds of venues offering music of all types and tempos. When spring rolls around Austin swarms with arts festivals including music, the great outdoors or the great club scene, food and all facets of the city arts.

Austin cuisine has flavors from throughout the world served in some of the best restaurants around. You might find yourself at a swank club sipping a martini or lakeside with a locally Austin brewed beer.

No matter how long you have lived in Austin there is always something to do. For new folks it is never too soon to start tasting that large helping of Austin’s unique and overwhelming entertainment scene.

Austin Things Not To Miss Austin City Music Festival

Performing Arts and Festivals


Austin Children’s Museum

LBJ Presidential Library and Museum

Austin Museum of Art-Downtown

Capitol Complex Visitors Center



Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

Austin Zoo

Austin Nature Center


Austin Public Library System

UT Library Online