Fiberglass Jackalope at the Jackalope Bar in Austin, Texas

The Jackalope Bar is a popular dive bar in Austin, Texas named for my favorite animal. And what would a bar with a name like that be without a giant fiberglass jackalope inside!

What is a jackalope? The jackalope is a mythical North American animal often described as having the body of a jackrabbit with the horns of an antelope. The name is a portmanteau of the two creatures: jackrabbit and antelope.

The giant fiberglass jackalope at The Jackalope Bar features steps and a saddle so visitors can climb on up to mount for an Instagram selfie.

Jackalope at Jackalope Bar & Grill in Austin, Texas

Looking for more roadside attractions based on this creature of folklore? Find more at Wall Drug; in Mitchell, South Dakota; in Fort Worth, Texas; in Douglas, Wyoming; and another named Jacky in Austin (7121 N. Lamar Blvd).


Fiberglass Jackalope at Jackalope Bar & Grill

Address: 404 East 6th, Austin, TX
Cost: Free to see, burgers and shots are extra
Hours: hours vary, see the bar’s website for up-to-date info


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VAL BROMANN

Founder & Head Road Tripper

Val is the founder and head road tripper at Silly America. Having grown up near Berwyn's famed car kabob, The Spindle, and a restaurant with a cow on its roof, her fascination with roadside attractions started early. Today, Val has visited hundreds roadside attractions across the United States and is constantly on the lookout for the next BIG thing!