Instead of running all over town for last minute gift shopping, hop on over to your closest IBIZ District. Eight IBIZ Districts offer an almost unlimited array of gift choices. Now through Christmas Eve, find the perfect gift for everyone on your list, including those last minute relatives you just found out are coming for the holidays! And don’t forget to treat yourself as well!


Start the IBIZ Hop and enjoy a very local holiday!

Airport Blvd. from I-35 to Hwy. 290
More than 55 locally owned businesses

Tomlinson’s Feed

It’s our favorite time of the year – our Pound4Pound food drive has begun! Between now and Christmas Eve, when you purchase a bag of food for donation at any Tomlinson’s Feed store your donation will be DOUBLED.Help us feed local rescues/shelters this holiday season!


Komé Sushi Kitchen

Give the tastiest gift under the tree this year. Komé gift cards can be used at all of our stores: Komé Sushi Kitchen, Daruma Ramen, Sa-Tén Coffee and Eats, and Ni-Komé Sushi and Ramen at Fareground One Eleven. Makes it a great gift for anyone on your list. Buy $100 in gift cards at Komé, and get $15 in Holiday Komé Bucks for your next visit!

Lammes Candies

Make sure to have all the family favorites – milk, white or dark chocolate Longhorns anyone?


I Luv Video

Come a have a cold local FREE BEER on us and free rental on us! Just Say the magic word “Thor”



East Cesar Chavez from I-35 to Hwy. 183
More than 182 locally owned businesses


CRAFT is a walk-in crafting studio for grown-ups- a place for you and your friends to relax with a glass of wine, learn something new, and cultivate your creativity. We provide the tools and materials. All you have to do is show up during our hours. We also offer coworking, gift cards, and crafting classes.

Coco Coquette

Hey, hey, Holiday! Does this time of year inspire in you a burning desire to festoon your head in fantastical, and perhaps ridiculous, frippery? We have so many cute adornments to light you up! At a loss what to give? Let them choose their own sparkle this season with one of our gorgeous letterpress gift cards! (Or how about a wig party like this one?

Sara Jordan Photography

The holidays are all about celebrating family and loved ones. Give a meaningful gift that will last for generations by booking a family portrait session with Sara Jordan Photography:

Esquina Tango

The Holiday Spirit has arrived at Esquina Tango! Care to learn some Bachata & Salsa from The Grinch? We promise you a good time! Check out some of our upcoming classes and events:


East Sixth St. from I-35 to Comal
More than 78 locally owned businesses

Maggie Louise Confections

Visit our E 6th Street Boutique and enter to win one of three “Tote-Ally Texas” Chocolate bundles including our best boxes of the season in our brand new “Sweet Like Chocolate” tote bag. Drawings for three lucky winners will be held on December 21, 2018.  No purchase necessary and you do not have to be present to win. 

Zilker Brewing Company

Pssst… there’s still time for Christmas deliveries! If you order before December 17th your Zilker swag will arrive in time to stuff stockings. Check it out:

Austin School of Photography

Give the gift of inspiration by offering your budding photographer a gift certificate for classes from the Austin School of Photography. ASOP Gift Certificates can be redeemed for any available 6-week class we offer, and they never expire. We even offer private instruction in order to accommodate difficult schedules or unusual needs. Beginners are always welcome!


The Bee Grocery

Planning a holiday party? Our offerings include a full deli case, hand-selected produce, a walk-in beer cooler, and an extensive wine selection, along with freshly prepared Vietnamese and French specialties like bánh mì, vermicelli, spring rolls, pastries, and house-baked baguettes. We also offer indoor and outdoor seating with free WiFi—perfect for meeting with friends or colleagues.

Birds Barbershop

Santa might have found his forever style, but someone on your list could probably use a fresh look for 2019. For a limited time, buy a $60 gift card for only $50 with code HOLIDAY. Here are some other jolly options:

East 11 St. from Branch to Navasota
More than 68 locally owned businesses

Charm School Vintage

We want to empower people to make their own gifts for the holidays instead of buying, so we are hosting two classes that will lead you through all the steps to create your own fun and thoughtful gifts. Join us Thursday, December 20th, for Solstice and Smoke with Caroline Caswell. We can’t wait to see y’all soon! To reserve your spot visit…

Helm Boots

Every week in December we have a new deal for you! Use code HOLIDAYDEAL. A sure way to give a gift they’ll love? Give them the gift of choice. Fits perfectly right in their stocking or in their email inbox.…/supply/products/gift-card-1 We also offer financing:

George Washington Carver Museum

Take a break from your East End shopping for a visit to Subwaves, an installation by Eto Otitigbe at the George Washington Carver Museum. Exploring both the physical and ideological shape of currents, Otitigbe uses sculpture, performance, and sound to probe the intersections of race, power, and technology. The exhibition will be on view through February 28, 2019.

Take Heart Shop

‘Take Heart’ is a boutique which reflects a love of special and thoughtfully designed objects for the home and person, with an emphasis on Japanese design. We believe in the importance of supporting small businesses and artists. We value the energy and craftsmanship put into the items we carry in our shop and our relationship with the makers/designers.

Mana Culture

Stocking stuffer jackpot! We have all of the things you and your lady friends could ask for! Candles, rose face mist, tiny studs, body oils, scrubs and lotions… we have a variety of it all! All can be found in stores at either location. Jewelry is also available online here:

Burnet Road from 44th St. to North Loop Blvd.
More than 119 locally owned businesses

Lauterstein-Conway Massage School

Save 10% on online gift certificates. Use code MERRYMASSAGE. What a great way to take care of everyone on your list by gifting the amazing experience of a massage! Plus, when you shop small, local businesses, your purchase is more than a transaction.

Assistance League of Austin THRIFT HOUSE

75% off sale two days only – Wednesday, December 19 and Thursday, December 20. We will be open late on Thursday, until 7 PM. Please join us for your last-minute holiday shopping!

Tiny Pies

Tiny Pies for the Holidays! The gift of handheld happiness. With a gift of Tiny Pies, you don’t even have to choose—give a boxed selection of individual pies. Amid all the socks and ties, who wouldn’t love pie?

Sue Patrick

Appreciate the Longhorn fans on your list with a special Longhorn gift. You’ll love the selection at Sue Patrick (something for everyone) and they’ll love the unique gift. \ Our new favorite tee for the Sugar Bowl. Get yours now.

Noble Sandwich Co.

Still trying to plan for your holiday meal? Give our catering team a call today and we can put an order together for you! 512-382-6248. We also have delicious pineapple glazed hams, smoked turkeys, as well as delicious sides available to pre-order, and pick up from both locations the week of Christmas!

Guadalupe from 29th St. to 32nd St.
More than 49 locally owned businesses

Malvern Books

There’s still time to take advantage of our Holiday Gift Card Offer !through December 24th, for every $50 you spend, you’ll receive a $10 gift card. Wednesday, December 19th, at 7pm: Why There Are Words reading series! The theme of this month’s reading is “Walk on the Wild Side,” and the readers are Tomás Q. Morín, Carrie Fountain, Sarah Bird, and Eliza Gilkyson.

Breed & Co.

Whether you need hardware, housewares, gifts, or garden tools, Breed & Company is here for all of your holiday shopping needs. Breed & Company harkens back to the original concept behind a department store: people should be able to find everything they need in one place, and shopping should be an enjoyable experience instead of a boring chore.

Wheatsville Food Co-op

Our warm, fuzzy, colorful, one-of-a-kind FAIR TRADE GIFTS are perfect for everyone on your list AND support communities around the world! Limited assortment of styles and colors.

The Burlap Bag

Our December limited edition candle: Jingle Smells is a perfect Fraser Fir Christmas tree scent. So classic for the season! 70+ hour burn time and $16. Hope y’all love it as much as we do! And in case you missed it, the vintage Santa candles and vintage goblet candles are now in our online shop! They’re already selling fast!

Twin Liquors

For all your party planning needs, Your Personal Shopper™ at Twin is here to help. Forgot to grab something? If you’re in Austin, download our app and we’ll deliver to you!

North Loop from Chesterfield to Avenue H.
More than 38 locally owned businesses

Forbidden Fruit

Put some Tingle in your Jingle with our great gifts that keep on giving!

Bloody Rose Boutique

It’s not too late to get your order shipped in time for Xmas! Use code HOLIDAY2018 in our online store for 15% off your entire order. Also, starting Friday we’ll be open every day until Xmas for your shopping convenience.

Room Service Vintage

Curl up with your favorite book in these super comfy orange velour lounge chairs. They measure 32” w x 3’ d x 34” h $125 each; petite Danish cabinet on sale for $125. It measures 31.5” w x 16.25” d x 2’ h. Inside shelf removes for that LP storage you would need.

Bravado Dog Grooming 

Lady is ready for the Holidays! Have your canine friend looking their best for holiday guests!

South First St. from the river to Oltorf
More than 103 locally owned businesses

Unique gifts for the vintage lover on your list await you at Bloomers & Frocks. New arrival | 1950s full mandala print skirt. Waist 25 inches, open hips. $118. We ship worldwide, dm to purchase.

Texas Custom Boots

Give that special person on your list a real Texas treat: handmade cowboy boots from Texas Custom Boots. For the past 37 years, Texas Custom Boots has been handmaking custom boots and leather accessories for their clients. The list of celebrities that wear boots made by Texas Custom Boots reads like a Hollywood Who’s Who. 


Our backyard Wine Garden is open for dining! Guests are welcome to enjoy a number of small and shareable plates, plus a great beer, cider and wine menu. Happy Hour specials are available in the Wine Garden, Tuesday – Sunday from 5:00 – 6:30 p.m. with $3 draft beers and $5 wine specials by the glass. Give your friends and family the gift of good food & dining with gift certificates in any denomination:


El Mercado

Looking for a South Austin patio with a cozy fire and live music? Look no further than El Mercado! Check out this list of upcoming shows:

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