Not only is Zilker Park full of numerous outdoor activities, but it’s also the venue of the Austin City Limits Festival. This festival is nationally recognized and is one of the biggest contributions to the city’s culture and economy. If you live in Barton Hills, these festivals are right in your backyard!
Barton Hills is an extremely accessible neighborhood. Depending on where in the neighborhood your home is, downtown is easily accessible by foot. This is why this neighborhood is perfect for those who love both nature and nightlife! Downtown Austin is brimming with lively bars and restaurants, many featuring local, live music nightly. The neighborhood is also conveniently located next to the MoPac, a key route to downtown and points beyond, and the Capital of Texas Highway.
The neighborhood also touts access to some of the best schools in the Austin school district, including; Henry Middle School, Austin High School, and Barton Hills Elementary.