Things to Do in Texas

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Texans’ love of all things big extends to its capitol building, which dominates the Austin skyline and is visible for miles driving up South... Read More

You can chow down on grilled steaks and two-step to live country music at this family-friendly bar and restaurant. Read More

Music-lover's scene. This bar's theme nights include Two-Bit Tuesdays, featuring 25-cent corn dogs and two-dollar premium drafts. Read More

Situated in the heart of the Live Music Capital of the World on Willie Nelson Boulevard (a statue of the Red Headed Stranger greets visitors on its... Read More

Look out for the butterfly garden and a pond full of wildlife in this 74-acre park. Bikes are available for rent at the Visitor’s Center. Read More

The Alamo isn’t your average movie theater. Along with blockbuster hits, they play  oldies and indies, and serve food and drinks during the show.... Read More

The shop rents environmentally friendly electric scooters and e-bikes. Read More

Every Tuesday year-round, you can also watch cattlemen ply their trade Read More

SCUBA-certified divers can explore sunken ships and artificial reefs off of South Padre’s shore. Look out for lionfish, barracuda, and octopus,... Read More

With 13 locations in the Austin area, this little ice cream dominates the local market. The day’s 15 flavors are displayed on a chalk board above... Read More

Surrounding the lake are 10 miles of trails beloved by runners, walkers and cyclists—not to mention local dogs out for exercise (and an occasional dip... Read More

What exactly is an art car?It's a fair question, more easily answered by showing rather than telling, and that's not the only reason the Art Car Parade,... Read More

This culture and education center is housed in a striking building by Yoshio Taniguchi. He only used the finest materials—Jura limestone from... Read More

The AT&T Performing Arts Center is a 10-arce complex set within the Dallas Arts District. Included in the center is the contemporary, 2,300-seat... Read More

Dubbed Jerry World or Cowboys Stadium, AT&T Stadium is the home of the Dallas Cowboys. In addition to the team's football games, a variety of sporting... Read More

Worship film? This micro-cinema, housed in a little white 1924 church, gives literal meaning to the phrase and passion. Congregations of moviegoers sit... Read More

The Austin City Limits Music Festival is an annual three-day event held every October in Zilker Park with more than 100 artists covering a wide spectrum... Read More

The beloved TV show became a music festival in 2002, and, in fall 2013, expanded from one weekend to two at Zilker Park near downtown Austin. Acts span... Read More

Downtown’s historic Paramount Theatre takes a starring role for premieres and other screenings at this fall festival, which was founded in 1994. AFF... Read More

An Art Deco house set on 12 waterfront acres, featuring a rotating collection. Read More

The Austin Nature & Science Center, located in Zilker Park, has a range of family friendly activities and hands-on exhibits. While special ... Read More

This main street staple has original 1950s wood floors and pressed tin ceilings. Practice your bowlegged saunter up to the shop’s old-fashioned... Read More

Ideal for a quick dinner, creative cocktails, and some of Houston’s best people-watching, this stylish bar is part of the multi-concept RDG + Bar... Read More

Three-acre watering hole has lifeguards and diving boards just like a swimming pool, but its 68-degree waters are fed by underground springs. Don&rsquo... Read More

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