Downtown offers the best of Austin, amplified. This is where creativity and ingenuity meet to deliver the latest foodie hotspots, legendary live music venues, one-of-a-kind shops, and year-round outdoor fun. Rock out or relax – it’s your call. LET’S GO


Downtown is the epicenter of Austin’s 24/7 idea exchange. This is where enterprises headquarter and entrepreneurs incubate, all harnessing our city’s incredible talent pool, business-friendly infrastructure and uniquely collaborative culture. LET’S GO


Downtown Austin offers residences to suit any style, whether you’re renting or putting down roots. This is where city excitement meets creature comforts – your walkable new neighborhood puts both nightly entertainment and daily essentials within easy reach.LET’S GO


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Urban Core Happy Hours

DANA celebrates its members by throwing 10 popular Urban Core Happy Hours per year. If you’ve never attended one of these you’re missing out on a great opportunity to meet your neighbors and do some networking, all while partaking in food and beverages at some of the coolest bars, restaurants and retailers in Austin.



DANA keeps you informed and involved. Plus, it's a great way to stay in touch with over 1,500 other individuals that have an interest in living, working, and playing downtown. You do not have to live downtown to join DANA, but only members that live downtown are eligible to vote in Board elections.

Memberships costs range from $25/year for individuals to $100/year for business sponsors, who receive public recognition.

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DANA and the DAA

DANA works closely with the Downtown Austin Alliance toward shared goals. Both organizations act as a strong, influential voice for the residents of downtown and take action by monitoring and proactively attempting to resolve issues affecting their daily life.