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Locals and small business owners will tell you creativity is contagious in Austin, and we'll tell you they're right. Austin is a community of movers and shakers constantly inspired to make their city bright, bolder, and better. No matter how long you have in the city, we can guarantee it won't take you long to hop on board either.

"So many people in Austin are here to try new things," says Simone Hunt of Craft. "It really illustrates and exemplifies what Austin is all about, which is no judgment, creativity, having fun, and maybe throwing some glitter."

Austin's a special place, and it's because of the community members like Courtney Bianchi and small business owners like Heath Speakman. Watch the video below to hear more about the creative energy flowing through Austin — and get inspired to join them.


Bobby Christian

Bobby Christian loves telling a story. After traveling around the world, he now likes to takes his camera with him everywhere- capturing little moments to share with the world.