Live Music Capital Of the World
Austin is the “Live Music Capitol of the World” so you know there are going to be a lot of great concerts throughout the year. The marquee concert events on the calendar are ACL Festival, Fun Fun Fun Fest and SXSW. Those draw the largest crowds and people travel from around the World to attend those events.
Throughout the year there are great shows at the Erwin Center, ACL Moody, COTA and the other top venues around town. Austin is now a regular stop for every major touring concert act. In the past few years top artists have all played shows in Austin, including: Bruce Springsteen, Kanye West, Pearl Jam, the Rolling Stones, Taylor Swift and U2.