Dripping Springs, the “Gateway to the Texas Hill Country” is a community of rolling hills, big views and small town charm just 25 minutes from downtown Austin, via Hwy 290. Residents enjoy an exemplary 4A school district with newly renovated facilities. Community events like Founder’s Day, Cajun Shrimp Boil and Pound House Fall Festival in September, chili cook-off and Gathering Festival of Fine Arts in October and the Christmas in the Hills Tour of Homes bring out residents and visitors alike. This fast growing community has several local restaurants like Nutty Brown Café, Trudy’s, Rolling in Thyme & Dough, Flores, the original Saltlick in Driftwood a short drive away and the Barber Shop, a bar serving local brews and live music.
Area homes range from master planned communities such as Belterra, Ledgestone and HighPointe to equestrian communities like The Polo Club and Saddletree. In addition, Dripping Springs has several older homes with acreage and privacy.