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VR Austin is a community of VR developers and enthusiasts in the central Texas area. Our quarterly networking events encourage the growth of ideas for developers and enthusiasts alike.

We talk, play, and share VR.

Whether you’re an aspiring VR developer, enthusiast, artist, programmer, designer, musician, filmmaker, dancer, architect, or all/none of the above— you can help contribute to the future of virtual reality with our community!

Code of Conduct

VR Austin is committed to maintaining a safe, diverse, and inclusive space for all VR enthusiasts! Everyone is welcome regardless of age, race, religion, gender, sexuality, or preferred HMD taste, and we protect our community members. Review our community guidelines here and continue to live by these words!

When’s the Next Event?

Mark your calendars because VR AUSTIN is back at The North Door on Tuesday, JULY 9th 2019 with NO COVER and a free drink for the first 50 in the door! Come check out new VR/AR experiences and mingle with the incredible VR Austin Community. We can’t wait to see you there! (Full List of Special Guests + Demos coming soon!)

Why Austin?

The city is an exciting place! The world-class tech, gaming, art, and film scenes make Austin the best place to be for VR development. With over 2,000 members and around 300 attendees per meet up event, our community is growing daily!

If you’re in the Austin area, reach out, and stop by to say hello!

A VR Jam?

That’s right! In addition to our regular quarterly meetups, we run a once-a-year VR jam that gathers VR developers from all over the world to spend a weekend crafting — after all, building, collaborating, and experimenting are our bread and butter! It’s our biggest, most ambitious event of the year! More about the VR jam here!


VR Austin is currently co-organized by following members of the Austin VR development community:

Autumn Taylor – Owlchemy Labs
JJ Castillo – Viewer Ready
Michael Daubert – Phaser Lock Interactive
Patrick Curry – FarBridge


Organizer Alumni

As VR Austin continues to be run by a crew of dedicated volunteers, here are those who have moved onto new ventures:

Alex Schwartz – VR Austin Founder / Alum
Cy Wise – VR Austin Organizer Alum
Robert Brackenridge – VR Austin Founder / Alum

Local VR Community

There are tons of devs doing incredible VR work in the central Texas area — here are some of them!

How Do I Get Involved?

We welcome folks at all levels, from curious developers thinking of entering the VR space, to seasoned VR developers. Hobbyist or professional, this is the place for you!

If you’re interested and want to learn more, check out the links below, or send us a friendly message at!

VR Austin - Come visit!

Attend our next event!

Visit our page to see when/where!


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