Meet the Carvana Team! Just over a year ago, Austin Parks Foundation hosted an energetic crew of volunteers at Zilker Park. Though the team was small, they were mighty, helping us repaint and revitalize a piece of one of Austin's most well-loved parks. Back then, Carvana was a small start-up office in Austin. The team lead - [...]
By Elizabeth McGuire Henri Mazza is the kind of guy who brings fun wherever he goes. And for the last 15 years he's been bringing it to theaters and parks near you. As the V.P. of Special Events at Alamo Drafthouse, Mazza and his team work with Austin Parks Foundation to host the Movies in [...]
Start of Historic Park Revitalization; $5.8 Million Public-Private Investment to Restore 180 Year-Old Park AUSTIN, Texas (June 28, 2016) Austin Parks Foundation (APF), in collaboration with the Downtown Austin Alliance and the Austin Parks and Recreation Department hosted a groundbreaking celebration to recognize the donors who brought the $5.8 [...]
Spring/Summer Movies in the Park Season We are pleased to announce our 2015 Summer Movies in the Park schedule in partnership with Alamo Drafthouse Cinema. Due to some sever weather we've moved almost the enitre season of Movies in the Park into the Summer. We’ve expanded our movie locations this year in an effort to [...]
Don't Forget that the Austin Parks Foundation is sponsoring two holiday classic movies at a free showing this Thursday, 12/16 at 7 pm. Rudolph and the Grinch will light up our 40 by 20 foot screen and Crepe Crazy and Good As It Gets Kettle Corn will be selling yummy treats. The weather is looking [...]
[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UeCtTMK-Ikc&feature=fvst] Yup, thanks to our partners at the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema and the City of Austin Parks and Recreation Dept, the Austin Parks Foundation is pleased to present the orginal versions of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer and The Grinch who stole Christmas. Awesome classic holiday tales. Free to all - 7 pm, Thursday, December 16th [...]
The story of a rebel and his bike. Join us at Republic Square, Wed, 9/29 at dusk for Pee-Wee's Big Adventure, sponsored by Mellow Johnny's. Ride your bike to and from the movie and enjoy free bike valet parking, thanks to Mellow Johnny's. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZrzqBwuxHV8] Our tremendous thanks to the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, the Downtown Austin [...]
[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H7NaxBxFWSo] Back to 1984 with the Last Starfighter - join us for a free movie in the park thanks to Fantastic Fest, the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, Mellow Johnny's (offering free bike parking!) the Downtown Austin Alliance and the City of Austin Parks and Recreation Dept. Movies begin at dusk and are presented by the Austin [...]
As we announced yesterday, due to huge amount of rain and the really soggy conditions of Republic Square, we've had to cancel the showing the Wizard. Sadly, we are unable to find a substitute date to show it, so the next Movie at Republic Square is the Last Starfighter on Wednesday, September 15th at dusk.
The Movie at Republic Square for Wed, 9/7, the Wizard, has been postponed. The Alamo Drafthouse Cinema is determining the best course of action. We'll keep you posted.