Austin Vacations and Getaways
Welcome to the Live Music Capital of the World
Put your finger on the pulse of the heartland. Austin offers an eclectic selection of nightlife, music, art, dining and culture not found anywhere else in America. Austin vacations are riddled with excitement and new experiences. From the bars, restaurants and venues that line Sixth Street to the art galleries scattered throughout the city to the delicious dining options on seemingly every corner, Texas’ capital city is truly a gem.
Use our travel guide to find things to do in Austin while visiting for business or leisure. Austin getaways have never been as convenient as they are when you stay at Marriott Austin Downtown, a pair of downtown hotels offering plentiful amenities, inviting guestrooms and an ideal location in the middle of everything in downtown Austin.
Checkout the latest video from the Live Music Capital of the World®, Austin Live: Tick Tock. Filmed live from the streets of Austin, Texas, this one-of-a-kind collaborative video project features some of Austin’s best musical talent – lending their own personal style and creativity to American Blues Legend Jimmie Vaughan’s song “Tick Tock.”
Austin is host to Cirucit of Americas. Circuit Of The Americas is the home of the Formula 1 US Grand Prix on Nov. 16-18, 2012 in Austin, TX. The track is the first purpose-built Grand Prix facility in the U.S.