An ideal place to live, work, and play, Downtown Austin provides an experience you won’t find anywhere else. The community seamlessly brings together government, business, entertainment, arts, and city living to create a vibe that is uniquely Austin.
You’ll never hear the word “bored” around here. Downtown Austin’s world-renowned entertainment district is filled with great bars, restaurants, and venues to cater to every taste and style. Downtown’s art galleries, museums, theaters bring out the arts-lover in everyone. From a traveling jazz band to a live theater show or local art opening, you’re sure to find something new and exciting each time you venture downtown.
If shopping is your preferred hobby, you’ll love the downtown boutiques found in the 2nd St Shopping District. You can also check out one of 300 downtown retailers that specialize in everything from designer sneakers to commuter bicycles.
Lady Bird Lake offers a peaceful retreat within walking or cycling distance of downtown. Located just south of downtown, it offers 10-miles of lakeside trails for jogging and cycling, kayak and canoe rentals, an area for dogs, and 351 acres of open park, perfect for a game of frisbee and an afternoon picnic.
For those who want the best in Austin entertainment, dining, and arts close to home living downtown is an excellent choice.
Dave is a writer/blogger from Austin, TX.If you love the idea being within walking distance of work, great entertainment and amazing restaurants in Austin, then check out check out the newest downtown Austin home listings.