Lifeguard Hiring Incentive Program

We are excited to partner with the Aquatic Division to offer the first ever Lifeguard Hiring Incentive program. Over 750 lifeguards need to be hired for the summer season in order to safely operate Austin’s municipal pools. The goal of this partnership is to provide an incentive for the first 500 lifeguards that are hired, trained and work the first week of the summer swim season. The incentive is a $100 bonus that will be paid to lifeguard employees in the form of a VISA gift card. Potential lifeguarding...   read full post »

posted on 4/30/2015


April 22: Save the Date to Celebrate Earth Day with APF

This year you have three great ways to celebrate Earth Day with Austin Parks Foundation: Movies in the Park: 180° SOUTH
Wooldridge Square Park 8 p.m. Join APF, Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, and Patagonia for a special Earth Day edition of Movies in the Park in Wooldridge Square Park. 180° ...   read full post »

posted on 4/13/2015


Spring 2015 Movies in the Park Schedule

Spring Movies in the Park Season We are pleased to announce our 2015 Spring Movies in the Park schedule in partnership with Alamo Drafthouse Cinema. We’ve expanded our movie locations this year in an effort to reach even more Austinites than ever, and maybe you’ll come out and join us at...   read full post »

posted on 3/30/2015


Spring Yoga in the Park is Here!

Yoga in the Park is back! Longtime partner Yoga Yoga will once again be teaching free all-level hatha yoga classes in Republic Square Park every Wednesday in April and May from 12 – 1 p.m. Please note, the park will be closed April 22 due to Food and Wine Festival. The Little Yoga House return...   read full post »

posted on 3/24/2015


Thank You!

Thank you for helping make our 13th annual It’s My Park Day, presented by Manchester Texas Financial Group, a resounding success! This year, 3,000 volunteers helped contribute nearly a quarter of a million dollars worth of labor back to our city parks and preserves. Nearly 100 parks participat...   read full post »

posted on 3/10/2015

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