Since the craft beer boom took off in 2010, more and more breweries have been popping up in Central Texas. With over 80 local companies now brewing within the Austin, Dripping Springs, Lake Travis, Round Rock, San Marcos and New Braunfels communities, there are ample opportunities to enjoy a pint or explore a venue.
Central Texas’ oldest brewery, Draught House Pub & Brewery, located in Central Austin, dates back to 1968, while others are still under development and expected to open soon. The following timeline shows a history of breweries that are currently operational or are expected to open in Central Texas.
Use this interactive map to find neighborhood breweries throughout Central Texas, with those expected to open soon highlighted in red. Click on a point to view a brewery’s address and other key features, including events, tours and happy hours. With information based on Nextdoor user comments and recommendations, the map also includes crowd favorites at some of the breweries including Austin Beerworks’ Pearlsnap, Electric Jellyfish at Pinthouse Pizza and the Lovely Day IPA at Whitestone Brewery in Cedar Park.