The Texas Travel Awards recognizes and celebrates top travel destinations and attractions across the Lone Star State. Texans love to travel, and this awards program brought to you by the publishers of Austin Monthly and Texas Music highlights the places, businesses, and things to do luring travelers to hit the open road and explore this great state.

Click here to see the 2024 winners and stay tuned for the 2024 Texas Travel Awards magazine coming soon.

Pictured above: 2024 winners Historic Downtown McKinney (People’s Choice Destination for Foodies), Bastrop (People’s Choice Destination for Families and Outdoor Adventures), Black Dragon Cruises in South Padre Island (Outdoor Activity in a Small/Mid Market), and Texican Court in Irving (Unique Lodging in a Big Market).


Charles Lohrmann

Jessica Serna

Jessica Yuan

Rochelle Creone

Deya Palmero

2024 Winners / By Population

2024 Winners / Statewide

2024 Winners / People's Choice


Submissions for the 2024 awards will be open Dec. 4, 2023 - Jan. 14, 2024. Click on the link in the menu to start the process.
Any Texas-based destination, business, or event is welcome to submit. Events must have occurred in the past two years.
Winners get bragging rights, plus a spotlight in the Texas Travel Awards publication, on, and on Texas Travel Awards social media.

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