Austin City Guide

Fast cars, big football & darn good live music. Gosh it’s hard to get bored in this town.

As an Austin-based sports fan, I know this city is more than just the live music capitol of the world. Football Saturdays in Austin are a bucket list item for any college football fan, and with North America’s only Formula One US Grand Prix, Austin is a sports lovers haven in the fall.

If you’re thinking about visiting Austin, or just looking for something to do this weekend, here’s my list of the must-see events and venues in this big-little town.




Chip Brown is an award-winning sports reporter who has covered the NFL, NBA Finals, the Masters, Final Four and professional tennis during his 20 years at the Associated Press and the Dallas Morning News. Chip is now a columnist for and an on-air host at ESPN Radio.