Round Rock – Hidden Gems of Texas
Round Rock, Texas is located just 15 miles North of Austin and is considered the 'Sports Capital of Texas'. The city has also recently been named one of the '10 Cheapest Road Trip Destinations' according to DealCrunch.com. Let's check out the Hidden Gem and see what it has to offer.
Each year Round Rock hosts hundred's of youth and recreational sporting events; including, softball, baseball, golf, swimming, basketball, lacrosse, wrestling and more. There are multiple facilities around the area to host many events simultaneously.The town also owns a Triple A baseball team 'The Round Rock Express' which is a feeder to the Texas Rangers.
There are also many cultural affairs activities as well. Music, arts, museums, food, shopping, and more round out the multitude of activities you will find in this charming town. They are becoming a major hub for industries like Dell, TECO-Westinghouse, Computer/Software Development and more.
The DealCrunch accolade was based on the average cost of food, transportation and goods. Plus, you are within a few minutes of Austin as well. To see a list of great events that will be taking place in Round Rock check out the events calendar.