Top 10 Fun Bachelorette Party Ideas in Austin, Texas
6th Street? Been there. Mani-pedis? Did that last weekend. Austin likes to keep it weird, so here are 10 unique bachelorette party ideas for Austin, TX.
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2. Rent a houseboat on Lake Travis
Sit and sip cocktails in the jacuzzi on deck as you sail around the Lake Travis, or have a limo take you downtown for some girls night out fun! Enjoy the swim-up bar at the marina pool. Have a slumber party on the water!
3. Camping and Tubing
Are you grown up Girl Scouts and love the great outdoors? There’s no shortage of fun camping spots just outside the city, from cabins to primitive lots. Head towards New Braunfels for great tubing spots along the Comal River. Enjoy hiking the Hill Country wilderness. Roast marshmallows for s’mores over the fire with your gal pals while disclosing your deepest, darkest secrets!
4. Live Music
Austin is proud to be a central hub for artists. Dress to kill & go see a band that you love at one of the many live music venues. Find some of the world’s premier DJ’s playing various clubs around town. Don’t forget Austin is a major hub for music festivals like Austin City Limits and South by Southwest (#SXSW).
5. Hamilton Pool Preserve
The Hamilton Pool Preserve is a historic swimming hole. It’s a natural grotto formation that boasts a gorgeous 50-foot waterfall and jade green water, surrounded by wilderness. Bring all the girls to hike the beautiful trails and swim in the pool. Guided tours are even available October through April.
6. Cocktail Sipping Crawl
Austin boasts some of the best mixologists in the state. Rent a limo for an all-day crawl. Start with brunch mimosas and bellinis at Taverna. Some of the best spots include Hotel San Jose on South Congress is a great afternoon spot. Hula Hut or Oasis will give you beautiful sunset views. Hit the Mohawk on Red River at night and head upstairs for the city lights. Head over to the Continental Club on South Congress where blues plays late into the night.
7. Alamo Drafthouse
If you’ve never been to the Alamo Drafthouse, it’s a movie theater and restaurant all in one. Buy your film ticket, have a seat, and order from dozens of beers, themed meals, classic movie snacks, and decadent desserts, brought right to your seat! They do more than just movies, though. Action Packs feature quote-alongs complete or sing-along theme nights, complete with props for audience participation. You can even rent out an entire theater for your crew and have a private party!
8. Local Fare
If you’re not local and making a bachelorette weekend of it, make sure you spend a day checking out local food. Grab some breakfast tacos to start your day. They’re a great hangover cure, and the south Tacodeli location has some of the best in the city! For lunch, try Franklin Barbecue, a meat-smoking manifesto. If you’re fans of sushi, hit up Midori Sushi and get the whole group a boat of sushi and sashimi. Texans are fanatic about Whataburger, and most are open late at night, so grab a honey butter chicken biscuit after the bars close.
9. Book a Wine & Cheese Tasting Class
There are a ton of great craft beer spots and wineries in the area. One of the best spots is Antonelli’s Cheese Shop. You can book a private wine and cheese tasting that’s informative, fun, and delicious.
10. Wine Tours of Fredericksburg
This one’s a little out-of-the-way, but if you and your wedding party are Austin locals, it’s time to get out of town and visit the Hill Country. Fredericksburg is known for its vineyards. Did you know you can book a Hill Country wine tasting tour bus? You’ll be taken to the vineyards themselves and can taste hundreds of wines without drawing straws for who plays designated driver! Guided tours allow you to learn what kinds of wines fit your tastes and teach you about the process. Your party can buy bottles and glasses on the spot, too.