Carve out some time in your busy schedule to do some of these things to experience Austin and SXSW like a local.
5.) Visit A Museum
Austin has great museums for people of all ages and tastes. Are you into the arts? Try Mexic-Arte Museum or the Blanton Museum of Art. Did you bring kids with you? Let them expend their energy at The Thinkery while they learn about science in hands on ways. Interested in learning about Texas? Do yourself a favor and spend a few hours at the Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum.