Things to Do
Central Texas Breweries and Taprooms
Central Texas is full of wonderful local Breweries and Taprooms. Enjoy this helpful information about operations that give emphasis on the integrity and quality of ingredients, flavor and brewing technique. Most of these locations offer tours, tastings and sometimes food on-site. Savor the effervescent flavors of Central Texas!
Hunting and Fishing
Enjoy the time honored tradition of hunting and fishing with your friends and family. This annually updated brochure provides information about where, when, and what to hunt & fish in Central Texas throughout the year. As an added bonus, local species and places to get your gear are also included.
Central Texas Vineyards and Wineries
Central Texas is full of wonderful local Vineyards and Wineries. Enjoy this helpful information about operations that give emphasis on the integrity and quality of ingredients, flavor and growing technique. Most of these locations offer tours, tastings and sometimes food on-site. Sip on Central Texas!
Central Texas Restaurants
In Central Texas, our hospitality and palates are a source of local pride. From the Texas barbecue tradition, to staples like TexMex, breakfast tacos and burgers, our appetites and demand for great food are as big as the state of Texas itself. This brochure is only a taste of the many favorite spots to find the favorite local flavors of the Central Texas area.
Central Texas Annual Festivals
Central Texas is an exciting place to live with bustling annual festivals in all four seasonal corners of the year. Each festival provides a taste of local culture combined with unique activities that will please anyone in your crew. Don't miss a minute of the festive fun!
Central Texas Swimming Pools
It’s easy to be cool in the Austin area! Looking for a fun summer pastime? The Central Texas area is home to a variety of swimming holes. The pools included in this brochure are a few of our favorites. Check city websites for splash pad information and your local HOA or neighborhood association communications for private neighborhood pool locations.
Texas Tee Time Golf Guide
Don’t get lost in the sand traps! Use this golfing guide to find where to experience an exciting round of golf while enjoying the outdoor beauty of Texas. The locations included in this brochure are a few of our favorite private, semi-private, and public courses.
Lake Travis Hotspots & Marinas Map
Lake life...breathtaking sunsets, gentle wind in your hair, the thrill of a boat cruise, and splashing in the cool water with friends. Get ready for the time of your life on Lake Travis, a reservoir on the Colorado River in Central Texas constructed in 1942 with Mansfield Dam. Use this map to help find the hotspots & marinas surrounding beautiful Lake Travis.
Things To Do in Austin
Adventure awaits in Austin, Texas! New experiences, sights, sounds and flavors abound. The Central Austin area is home to a variety of fun things to do for people of all ages and interests. The clickable checklist of activities included are a few of our classic and new favorites, one for each of the 52 weeks in the year.
Central Texas Pet Guide
The quality of life for you and your pet can be heavily dependent on where you live. Dog-friendly cities contain walkable streets, runnable parks, and a welcoming atmosphere for our furry companions. Central Texas is home to a variety of activities and places to hangout with your pet.
The Giving Guide
Although many of us make a point of giving back all year ‘round, the holiday season is a time of year that brings the needs of others into clear focus and is often a time when we find ourselves feeling extra grateful for our own successes. Seize the opportunity this holiday season to keep the chain of good fortune and kindness going. Within this piece is a list of creative ways to give back and a few examples of local organizations that gladly accept volunteerism and donations year ‘round.
Activity Ideas For In & Around the Home
Social distancing isn’t always easy. Run out of ideas for things to do? We’ve brainstormed some family friendly, local and national resources to help encourage you to keep your mind and body positively active in and around your home during this period of isolation.
Health experts, farmers, and chefs all agree eating seasonally ensures you receive the optimum nutrition at the best price! Enjoy these fun and festive vendors overflowing with the finest seasonally grown local produce and locally inspired artisan foods.
Virtual Summer Experiences
Summer break is a feeling, not just a place. A huge part of summer fun for kids is meeting new people and experiencing something different. These virtual experiences provide that! A positive place to keep kids happy and engaged in learning new skills while interacting with peers from a safe distance. Take a break from the summer heat and enjoy this variety of locally based virtual summer camps and activity kits for children of all age groups and interest levels.