East 6th IBIZ District

This recently revitalized area of Austin has over 50 local businesses including bars like Shangri-la and Violet Crown, restaurants like Buenos Aries Cafe and Rio Rita and shops/services like Birds Barbershop and 6th Street Printing. It’s also a key part of our local art scene as it hosts the yearly East Austin Studio Tour (was Nov. 10-18 this year) where local artists open their studios to the public. Check out the video below for more info.

You can find his mural on the side of Buenos Aries Cafe at 6th and Waller. It was commissioned through a partnership among local businesses to keep the area beautiful and turn it into a “green light district.” More on that can be found at Keep Austin Beautiful.

Photo by Crystal Ashmore (crystalashmore@gmail.com)

Photo by Terry Alexander via Flickr

Location: 6th and Waller


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