With vibrant entertainment and culture, inspiring cuisine, and stunning outdoor settings along the eastern edge of Texas Hill Country, Austin lets you create a soundtrack all your own. Home to more than 250 music venues and a vibrant arts scene, Austin is a leader in entertainment. Every year thousands of die-hard fans flock to Austin for the annual South by Southwest festival, which has catapulted Austin up the must-visit charts for many travelers. Austin is not only the state capital and a live music mecca, but it’s also a center for the film industry and home to the University of Texas and Formula 1's Circuit of the Americas Raceway. The city's abundant parks and lakes are popular for hiking, biking, swimming, and boating. Plus, Oxford at Tech Ridge is also centrally located within Austin Tech Center and minutes from noteworthy tech employers like Samsung, Dell, and Apple.