Let loose and get wild on infamous Dirty 6th! Start your night off with some comedy and magic at Esther’s Follies and drink your way down to the Chuggin’ Monkey.
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Paddle Board/Kayak Ladybird Lake
Soak up some sunshine and kayak on Ladybird Lake. Paddle boards and canoes are welcome too!
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Since Austinites love to “keep it weird,” why not embrace that weirdness and check out a drag show! Several nightly options are located just off Dirty 6th, in various 2nd Street and 4th Street bars.
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Street Art Scavenger Hunt
See the city and find some of our famous murals: Postcard Mural, Willie Nelson for President, I love you so much, and others!
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Upscale Steak Dinner
End your time in Austin with a classy steak dinner at Vince Young Steakhouse (named in honor of the University of Texas football player). Or, check out Irene’s (on West Ave.), which serves up a mean steak and whiskey special.
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Go Swimming at Barton Springs Pool!
A quick dip in this natural fresh water spring will rinse away the cobwebs of the previous night’s debauchery. It opens as early as 5:00 AM, and stays around 68 degrees year round!
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Indulge in Some Self-Care!
Who said mani-pedis are just for the ladies? Pamper your crew at one of Austin’s many day spas.
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Eat Your Weight in Brisket!
With dozens of BBQ joints to choose from, spend your day consuming all the smoked meat you can stand. Check out Terry Black’s (don’t forget to ask for a pit tour!), La Barbecue, and Cooper’s among others.
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Food, Drink, and Yard Games!
Check out Moontower Saloon for great live music, delicious food and drink, and yard games galore!
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Hike the Greenbelt!
With over 12 miles of trails, you can take in some nature without ever leaving the city!
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