Downtown is a bustling place filled with many incredible new highrise towers, luxury hotels, restaurants, clubs, and nightlife. There’s always something going on downtown on the weekends. You’ll find the Cap 10K run, Austin Marathon, CapTexTri, and many other road races, concerts, and home to the famouse SXSW each year.
It is where the city’s highrise buildings are located, as well as being the center of government and business for the region. Downtown Austin is currently experiencing a building boom, with many condos & high rise towers being built.