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Dripping Springs

“Gateway to the Hill Country” and the “Wedding Capital” of Texas

Welcome to Dripping Springs

Dripping Springs is a fast-growing community in Hays County, just 25 miles west of Austin. The two slogans that best define Dripping Springs are the “Gateway to the Hill Country” and the “Wedding Capital” of Texas. A popular destination for tourists and local day trippers alike, Dripping Springs is home to a variety of boutique shops, restaurants, craft breweries, wineries and distilleries.

What to Expect

Dripping Springs offers small-town charm with a combination of new home communities, older homes and acreage properties. Thanks to its outstanding school district, Dripping Springs has been attracting young families for years, but it also attracts those of all ages wanting to escape the hustle and bustle of Austin.

The Lifestyle

Whether you are looking for an upscale new home community with an array of amenities or a little more solitude with a home on several acres, Dripping Springs offers something for nearly every home buyer. And with its close proximity to Austin, Dripping Springs residents will find it easy to attend Austin events and attractions.

Unexpected Appeal

Mercer Street offers an eclectic mix of boutiques and businesses, many housed in historic storefronts that have not changed in decades. Locals and visitors alike love to stop in to Mazama Coffee to fuel up for their days.

You’ll Fall In Love With

The Founders’ Day Festival is a three-day event that takes place every Spring in honor of the founding of Dripping Springs in 1850. The free festival features live music, dancing, food, arts and crafts and carnival attractions. Proceeds from the event are sown back into the community to support non-profit organizations, churches, school and park programs and youth organizations.

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