If you’re coming to ACL early this year and want some tips for what you can do in Austin while you’re in town you should definitely check out this list of places and activities that you can enjoy! Austin is a town full of great history, great parks, great food, and much more. You will never be bored in the capitol of the lone star state.
Austin City Limits can be a hectic time filled with music, people, and just festival craziness; but you should definitely take advantage of the other things going on outside of the festival grounds. Unwind with some outdoor relaxation, or detox with some great activities and great food to get your body back from a weekend of boundless fun. Get the full Austin experience instead of just the ACL experience. Don’t regret not experiencing more of this great town when you had the chance!
While you are here and you have some time to spare you can check out some of the following things that Austin has to offer a visitor:
- The Texas Capitol
- The University of Texas Tower
- Famous Murals
- The Driskill—Austin Ghost Tours
- Graffiti Park
- Okay Mountain
- Canopy Studios
Family Friendly Activities
- Austin Nature and Science Center
- The Thinkery
- Deep Eddy Pool
- Mueller Pond
- Bullock Texas State History Museum
- Lady Bird Lake
- The Greenbelt
- Barton Springs Pool
- Paddle Zen
- Black Swan Yoga
More Music Fun
- End of an Ear
- Friends of Sound
- Elephant Room
When you buy a pass to Austin City Limits, you don’t only get to enjoy the festival, you get to enjoy all that Austin has to offer. Take advantage of all the different places when you’re in town! You will not be disappointed you did. Your festival experience and the Austin ambiance will leave you wanting more out of this great Texas town.
Check out the official ACL Austin experience guide here!