HOW TO GO BAT-WATCHING AT CONGRESS AVENUE BRIDGE IN ATX
AUSTIN, TEXAS – The live music capital of the world, a foodie's paradise, and a hub of vibrant culture. But hidden within this buzzing cityscape is a captivating secret. Every evening from spring to fall, the skies above this iconic city come alive with a jaw-dropping, almost magical spectacle. Imagine this: over a million Mexican free-tailed bats have chosen the Congress Avenue Bridge as their home, creating one of the most captivating shows in North America. And the best part? It's as simple as stepping onto a board and gliding beneath the bridge to witness this awe-inspiring performance. In this guide, we will walk you through how to see Austin's bats up close and personal from the water's edge.