Strawberry picking


Surrounding Austin proper are many wonderful communities that create the Austin metroplex. To the south are the towns of Buda and Kyle, have an explosion of new construction that provides great housing options at a lower cost than those found in other areas. To the west, areas such as Dripping Springs and Driftwoood have a quiet, hill country lifestyle.

High tech companies have lead the way for much of the growth in the communities north of Austin. Round Rock and Georgetown, have seen a huge increase in population as good school districts and convenience to employers draw more residents. Finally, to the east, cities like Manor, Elgin and Bastrop also contribute to the Austin metroplex.

Surrounding Austin area attractions


Weiner Dog Races – Sponsored by Buda Lion’s Club, this annual event features races, arts and crafts, a BBQ cook off and costume contests.


If you are ever looking to get out of the city for the day, there are many great day trips a short drive away.