your morning with ricotta hot cakes, bananas, maple syrup and pecan
butter at Café No Sé. Or grab a coffee
or gourmet tea at Mañana. Satisfy your
sweet tooth at the Big Top Candy Shop, with more than 300 types of candy.
Hopdoddy: Bite into their big-as-life burgers and wash it
down with a boozy shake.
Seafood & Oyster Bar:
An eye-catching coastal patio setting ideal for people watching while shooting
Jo's Hot Coffee Good Food:
This free-standing bean scene offers breakfast tacos, pastries and caffeinated
bombs like the Iced Turbo. Be sure to snap a selfie in front of the "I
love you so much" mural.
Amy's Ice Creams:
Get your licks at the famous walk-up stand with personality plus scoop masters.
Schedule a tour of the production facility.
MUSIC & ENTERTAINMENT
historic blues clubs to record shops stacked with obscure vinyl - check out
calendars for The Continental Club and C-Boy’s Heart & Soul
for anything from funk to bluegrass. From March to November, watch
the world’s largest urban bat colony emerge
on the Congress Avenue Bridge
or take the Lone Star Riverboat Bat
Cruise and catch the sight from Lady Bird Lake.
Studios: Top notch recording spot Arlyn
Studios has featured A-list performers like Willie Nelson, Les Paul
and Neil Young.
the block party on the First Thursday of the month. Select stores are open
late, restaurants are buzzing and live music pours out of every door.
miss First Thursday happenings at South Congress Hotel with local
bands and DJs in the courtyard, drink specials, a photo booth and more.
SOUTH CONGRESS SHOPPING
your retail fix with every kind of shopping experience imaginable, from locally
designed t-shirts at Parts & Labour to fair
trade folk treasures from Tesoros Trading Company. Step
inside the cosy little houses-turned-boutiques on SoCo to find locally
designed jewellery and seasonal baked goods at the Kendra Scott flagship
store or hot beverages, glasses, shoes and more down the road
at TOMS Roasting Co. Coffee. As
an added bonus, the store regularly hosts free events (yoga, movies, crafts,
and even DJ school).
Boots: The “sole” of Texas style is all
about calf-kissing footwear. Visit this Austin landmark for more than 4,000
boots, plus cowboy hats, clothing and accessories.
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Posted by: Visit Austin
Posted on: 19/07/2019