DescriptionA bedroom community 20 miles north of Austin, Round Rock is home base for AAA minor league baseball team the Round Rock Express. Affiliated with the Texas Rangers, their popularity has placed them in the top five in game attendance for all but one of 15 seasons.
Good shopping can be had at Round Rock Market Days, a farmer’s market held on the first Saturday of each month (March through December) from 9-4 in Centennial Plaza (301 W. Bagdad Ave.). For discounted clothes, décor and more, try Round Rock Premium Outlets (4401 N. SR 35), home to 125 outlet shops. Dell is a major employer, and Texas State University has a campus in town.