Living in Austin

People love Austin.

It’s one of the most popular cities in America to live in. It’s up and coming diversity, and lively energy make it an exciting place to be apart of.

Music Scene

Austin is called The Live Music Capitol of The World for a reason. The music scene in Austin draws many crowds from around the world. Live music can be found almost anywhere. From live performances in the city grocery stores, to street music, to huge multi-day music events. Austin has it all. You may have heard of Austin City Limits, or South by Southwest. The Major music festivals that draw performers like Pearl Jam, Lana Del Rey, Outkast, Beck, Eminem, and so many other huge names together with film and art. Austin also loves it’s diverse culture, celebrating with cultural music fests like Carnaval Brasileiro, Austin Reggae Festival, and Pachanga Music Festival. Austin loves music and celebrates it all year long!

Award-Winning Food

Austin’s food scene is quickly becoming one of the most diverse and tasty. With a combination of Top Chefs, Iron Chefs, and New Chefs, the food culture here is award worthy and mouth watering. The celebrated Tex-Mex flavors are going in new directions and new cuisines are becoming quick favorites. Try the Ox Tongue Sliders at Contigo, or gourmet doughnuts from Gourdough’s food truck, or try the Thai Tom Kha shrimp and grits from Kin + Comfort. Whatever flavors you’re craving, you can be sure that Austin’s top chefs are ready to blow your mind!

Diverse Culture

A huge draw to Austin is it’s diversity. The city is proud of its super diverse community. A mix of Hispanic, African-American, Asian, and European cultures influence every part of Austin. The art, music, food, and way of life. Things here always have a dynamic flow and energetic feeling. Check out all of Austin’s cultural museums. From the Mexic-Arte Museum, The George Washington Carver Museum, to the Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum. There is so much to see and learn here.