Stickwork Austin

Yippee Ki Yay

A new piece of artwork has arrived in Austin… but you can’t find it in a museum. Internationally-acclaimed artist Patrick Dougherty spent much of January…

Grow Green Landscape Training

Grow Green Landscape Training Is Back

From the City of Austin Development Services Department –

The City of Austin’s Grow Green Landscape Professional Training is back… and there’s still time to sign…

Big Bend


Burn off those Thanksgiving dinner calories and enjoy the great outdoors this holiday weekend with REI’s Opt Outside campaign. This effort first began two years ago…

Austin Skyline Capitol

Give Your Input On Austin Bonds

What would you like to see the City of Austin spend money on? More parks? Better public transit? Affordable housing? This is the question…

It's My Park Day 2017

Get Your Volunteer On!

Sponsored Post – from the Austin Parks Foundation

The Austin Park Foundation’s biggest city-wide volunteer event of the year is just around the corner… and there’s still…

McKinney Falls State Park

Sending Some Love To McKinney Falls

Austin’s only state park, McKinney Falls, is in need of some love. Located in east Austin, McKinney Falls is home to ample swimming, hiking, camping, bouldering, mountain biking,…

Austin Youth River Watch

Transforming and Inspiring High School Students

Sponsored Post – from Austin Youth River Watch

Every year, Austin Youth River Watch transforms and inspires 120 high-school students through environmental education, community engagement, and adventure. Now they…

Big Tree

Get $$ For Your Tree Project

Calling all tree huggers! The City of Austin is now accepting Urban Forest Grant applications for tree planting, care, and education projects. Schools, neighborhood associations, youth…