For Austinites looking to explore where the stars of HGTV’s Fixer Upper Chip and Joanna Gaines started, Waco has many activities for aspiring home renovators. Come to Magnolia Market, and shop for new home decor. Enjoy the tastes of Texas at Bare Arms Brewers by filling your pint with some locally brewed beer. If you are looking to cool off during the hot Texas summer, come to Hawaiian Falls and enjoy waterslides, a lazy river, and boogie boarding. Finally, if you are a movie buff who loves classic films, come to Waco Hippo Drome Theatre. You can enjoy classic films, comedy shows, and live music year-round. This full-service theatre allows you to enjoy incredible food while enjoying the show. No matter if you are a home renovating enthusiast or film buff, Waco has a little bit of everything for everyone.
And for the Waco travelers looking to see the ‘Live Music Capital,’ check out Austin’s many natural wonders; from Zilker Park to The Greenbelt, you will have plenty of opportunities to explore the beauty of the hill country. Austin is known for its live music and unique culture. You can always find a great show, and even better food. Take time to talk to locals and find out their favorite places to go, because some of Austin’s finest gems are secrets held closely by the locals. Take ‘selfies’ in front of the many famous paintings, or stop in front of the famous El Arroyo and snap a picture of the funny sign of the day. Find yourself on South Congress in the early evening and enjoy all of the antique shops and candy stores. For the thriving nightlife scene that Austin is so well known for, check out 6th Street and see for yourself why Austin is the “Live Music Capital of the World''!