Downtown Austin is the central business district of Austin, Texas. Downtown is located on the north bank of the Colorado River. The approximate borders of Downtown include Lamar Boulevard to the west, Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard and the University of Texas at Austin to the north, Interstate 35 to the east, and Lady Bird Lake to the south.
It is where the city's high-rise 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.
Downtown Austin is the hub of culture and entertainment. Buzzing with new businesses, nightlife, sporting events, theaters, and museums; Central Austin offers a modern twist to the classic Austin lifestyle. Check out the famous street art and cool off with paddle boarding on Town Lake.