Locally owned businesses in the IBIZ Districts create the culture and vibe that makes Austin, Austin. Each District is special in its own way, with a common thread of renowned dining, shopping, services, music and nightlife scenes. Created by the non-profit Austin Independent Business Alliance in 2004, the nationally recognized, award-winning IBIZ Districts program supports and promotes neighborhood business districts throughout Austin where 75% of the businesses are locally owned. Whether you’re looking for local art, vintage finds, watering holes, familiar faces, or exploring new treasures – IBIZ Districts are Austin’s favorite destinations!

Help Keep Austin, Austin! Vote every day and Austin IBIZ Districts could win $25,000! 

AIBA’s IBIZ Districts have been nominated in Independent We Stand‘s Main Street Contest and we need your vote! The IBIZ Districts are main streets all over town with 95 percent locally owned shops and services. They are unique in the nation as destinations of pure local that help keep Austin, Austin.
Vote early, vote often!
Vote now and every day through April 23. Yes, you can vote once a day! It’s just an easy one-click vote.
Also, please consider sharing on social media after you vote!
We win, you win!
The Grand Prize is $25,000. We will use this money to invest in supporting the Austin IBIZ Districts which Keep Austin, Austin! A win also brings more national recognition and gives us all bragging rights!
Please bookmark the voting page to vote daily. Preliminary voting ends on April 23. If we make it to the semifinals (which with your votes, we will), we’ll have a second round of voting May 1-28. So keep your finger on the vote button. Thank you!

North Loop Block Party
Saturday, April 22, 2017
11am – 7pm
It only happens twice a year and it’s absolutely an only-in-Austin day! All of the locally owned businesses in the North Loop IBIZ District host their semi-annual block party. That means amazing sales with major discounts, new merchandise, and special treats and drinks in Austin style that you only find at local businesses!
North Loop Block Party fun includes:
Forbidden Fruit
Free refreshments for all and libations for 21 and up
Celebrate Spring with System Jo!  Make your love engine go with System Jo!
Featuring a System Jo sample table.
Come in, check out the expanded line of body pampering products from System Jo!
Fill out a survey- get a free product of your choice
Or sign up for our enews- get a free trio of lube samples
or enter our drawing to win a gift package of Jo products worth $50.
Plus: free lube sample with any purchase
Choice of full size System Jo product with any $50 or more product!
Big Bertha’s Paradise
A tent outside filled with treasures. Hats, handbags, jewelry and gorgeous clothing. Inside shop Spring current and past Fashions. Beverages champagne for above 21 years of age. Let us entertain you. Bring your happiness to PARADISE.
Vulcan Video
Buy One, Get One Free all for sale DVDS