Must Do Activities in Austin

Explore our recommendations for best restaurants and activities within walking distance that you can experience while in joining us.

This year the Digital Marketing Strategies Conference takes on a new city and a new venue in the festive city of Austin, Texas. While we are more than excited to deliver thought-provoking content, passionate discussions, and exceptional networking about the ever-changing automotive industry, we want your time also to be filled with activities to experience throughout the vibrant town.

Our team here at Brian Pasch Enterprises and PCG Digital wants to ensure you experience unique flavored-filled restaurants, outdoor activities and attractions, and live music in the Austin area. Learn more about what you can experience in Austin, TX while attending the Digital Marketing Strategies Conference.

Explore Our Recommendations

Explore Food & Drink

Corner Restaurant

6 min

The world-famous flavors of Texas are all available at Corner Restaurant where even the most experienced foodie will be pleasantly surprised by the Southern scene. Savor the light, local delicacies, go all in on a spread of hearty courses

Corinne Restaurant

1 min

With a contemporary design and the largest outdoor patio on West Cesar Chavez Street, Corinne provides a place to gather with friends and colleagues from DMSC to enjoy a variety of hearty and healthy food.


Coopers Old Time Pit BBQ

5 min

For a more casual dining experience after a day of interactive learning, Cooper’s Old Time Bar-B-Que is a family-owned and operated restaurant serving the “Best of the Best” in the barbecue business. Cooper’s also features a live music stage!

Outdoor Activities & Attractions

11 min

Mayfield Park & Nature Reserve

Filled with towering palm trees, lush gardens and brilliant peacocks surrounding lily and koi fish-filled ponds, the historic Mayfield Park and Nature Reserve embodies a tranquil oasis. The grounds remain open to the public during reservation hours containing walking trails and wildlife habitat.

9 min

Pease Park Conservancy

As Austin’s first public park, Pease Park Conservancy celebrates diverse ecology through 84-acre public green space for the sustainable use and enjoyment of all. Providing all types of opportunities for outdoor recreation, Pease Park emphasizes environmental excellence. Take a stress-relieving stroll through the conservancy. 

3 min

Walking Tours of

Walking Tours of Austin

Experience the wonder of downtown Austin on foot by morning or night as the tour guides are expert storytellers who bring forth the unique area of Austin, Texas. Take part in Morning Walk Austin where you can learn more about the inside scoop on the best places to eat, drink, listen to live music, or just explore.

7 min

Bullock Texas State Museum

As an insider look at Texas history, The Bullock Texas State History Museum creates experiences that educate, engage, and encourage a deeper understanding of Texas. Featuring plentiful artifacts, exhibitions, and innovations that tell the dynamic story of Austin. The Museum always has something new to view.

9 min

Zilker Metropolitan Park

As one of the most loved parks in Austin, Zilker Metropolitan Park is home to a variety of recreation opportunities, facilities, and special events. The park features a botanical garden, sculpture garden, natural spring-fed swimming pool, and overall playscape making it a popular destination for all visitors

Live Music Scene


2 min

The Elephant Room is an underground jazz club in a cozy and intimate basement venue featuring live music every day of the week. A rarity in its geographic region, you can end your day of networking and educational learning in a serene environment with an old-school and iconic bar. A quick walk down the street carries you into a live jazz escape for the night.

Antone's Nightclub

3 min

Antone’s is an iconic blues venue located in downtown Austin making it the “Home of the Blues”. Over the past 40 years, Antone’s has brought Austin a variety of blues and musicians from across the country including B.B. King, Muddy Waters, Jimmy Reed, Ray Charles, James Brown, and many more. The atmosphere and rich history makes it a must visit!

The Continental Club

23 min

The Continental Club has enjoyed a coast-to-coast and worldwide reputation as the premiere club for live music in Austin since 1955. The Mecca for roots, rockabilly, country, swing, rock, and blues music every night of the week The Continental Club offers the best of the best when it comes to a menu of live music and entertainment, showcasing true Texan roots.

Join us in Austin for truly intimate automotive education!