Charlie's Located at 1301 Lavaca St. under the shadow of the magnificent Capitol of Texas, Charlie's Austin has earned the reputation as the #!1 Party Bar in Austin! We are also the only club downtown offering its evening patrons 5 floors of free, safe, no-hassle covered parking! While others charge a premium to park far from their clubs. Charlie's continues to provide free parking mere steps from the door. Originally founded as "Uncle Charlie's", 1984 saw the beginning of one of Austin's longest-running and most successful nightclubs. Still under its original ownership, Charlie's Austin is home to the finest gay entertainment available today, including numerous State and Nationally titled female impersonators. Originators of many significent events over the past 25 years, Charlie's continues its tradition of supporting the Austin area GLBT community with numerous benefits and fundraisers. The staff at Charlie's Austin is a true testament to our commitment of providing truly unmatched service to our patrons. You'll find a happy-hour staff that promises "never-a-dull-moment" with their antics and a night-time party staff that's always ready with your favorite libation! Over the years, Charlie's has kept its club fresh and inviting with many major additions and on-going face-lifts. Today, Charlie's boasts one of Austin's largest air-conditioned/heated smoking bars, a main bar with an incredible, state-of-the-art laser/lightshow and dance floor, a newly remodeled billiard room. 50" plasma monitors everywhere the eye can see and the most loyal and dedicated staff in the world! Charlie's remains traditional in service yet modern in style. And it's all under 1 roof! If you haven't been to Charlie's lately, you need to. Stop by and see what you've been missing!