Over the past year, Folk Family Revival has made one of Austin’s best kept secrets their home away from home. 

Creased cowboy boots shuffle across the dance floor at Sam’s Town Point as owner Ramsay Midwood entertains the crowd. Midwood’s warm blend of country and blues makes you feel right at home, like a campfire sing-a-long on a warm summer night. 

Recently Vice named Sam’s Town Point the “Best Bar in Austin,” and I can’t say there’s much room for disagreement. The retro-neon advertising, low ceilings, massive backyard, friendly staff and lack of smart TVs bring you back to an era when camaraderie was king and musicians built sets to drive out all of the audience’s emotions.

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