Kyle and Austin: Two Prime Places to Play
Friendly Kyle, Texas is home to fabulous, diverse dining experiences, shopping adventures, and outdoor recreation. Make your home in the fastest growing city in Texas, straddling I-35, eight miles north of San Marcos and 20 miles south of Austin. Kyle is known for its true southern “comfort” food, family-friendly events year round, and southern charm you won’t want to miss.
Texas Pie Company
Did you know that Kyle is the unofficial Pie Capital of Texas?! Indulge in this savory treat at Texas Pie Company, famous for handmade pies and casseroles. Chef July Albertson serves her grandmother’s cherished, generational Texas recipes to loyal patrons at this beloved spot.
Wonder World Cave & Adventure Park
Just 20 minutes south of Kyle, Texas is an escape that the whole family will love! Journey to the Wonder World Cave Theme park with cave tours, an anti-gravity house, a wildlife petting park, a train ride & more. Your weekends just got a whole lot more wonderful!
Endless Area Lakes
Enjoy the best of the great outdoors! The many lakes in the Austin-Kyle area are a major attraction. Lake Travis, Lake Austin, and Lady Bird Lake are known as the 3 largest lakes within the Austin Area. Lady Bird Lake runs right through the downtown area and several parks where you can also enjoy live music.
Fredericksburg and Gruene swap the honor of the being two of the most notable, historic sites in Central Texas, worthy of a day trip. Both feature homes built in the later-half of the 1800s which now house bed and breakfasts, antique stores and gift shops…and the ethnic food speaks for itself.
A “Batty” Adventure
Curious about bats? The Ann W. Richards Congress Avenue Bridge in downtown Austin houses the world’s largest urban population (@ 1.5 million) of Mexican free-tailed bats under their bridge. Nearly 100,000 spectators arrive each year to watch the bat’s daily emergence at sunset.
Looking for some local, family fun? Check out this Kyle amusement complex with a movie theater, bowling alley & game arcade, plus Hardihoods bar & grill. Make it a date night out or bring the kids for a little competitive action.