Welcome to Austin, Minnesota

We truly are proud of our town, and want you to find out what makes it special in so many ways. Take your time visiting and enjoying our attractions, relish the varied tasty offerings in our many restaurants, relax and appreciate the great music, theatre and art that abounds here – explore and experience these and all the other pieces that make up our community. Looked at from any perspective, Austin has an astonishing amount to offer. We think you will be surprised and more than satisfied at what you see and do. Be sure to stop by the Discover Austin, Minnesota office at 301 N Main Street, Suite 101 for additional information and assistance.


Shooting Star Bike Trail


An asphalt trail laid mostly on top of abandoned railway. Bike-friendly for all agens and abilities. New expansion connects the trail to the Austin City Bike Trails, for a total of over 40 miles.

Canoeing In Austin

Canoeing | Kayaking

Canoes and kayaks are a great way to view and enjoy the scenic Cedar River State Water Trail and area wildlife. Launch in the Cedar River and enjoy miles of beautiful Scenery.

Hockey in Austin Minnesota

Bruins Hockey

Love Sports and want to be connected with the thrill of hockey? Stop in and watch Austin’s own Junior League Hockey. The Bruins play 28 Home games at Riverside Arena.


Host your Gatherings


There is more to do in Austin than anyone can imagine!