Austin Veloway

Bike Riding on The Veloway in Austin

Austinites prefer a little green space with their urban jungle. Like the greenbelts that crisscross town, the Veloway is a unique venue that highlights the…

Congress Avenue Bridge Bats Austin

How to See Bats in Austin

When is the last time you saw the bats emerge at dusk? One of our town’s best arguments that we’re still keeping it weird are…

Barton Springs Pool

Barton Springs Pool in Zilker Park

Barton Springs Pool is always on our Summer Bucket List. It never seems to get crossed off, even after we visit. I think it’s because we waited so long…

Swimming Holes Austin Texas

Swimming Holes in Central Texas

We’re lucky people here in Austin. We have splash pads, we have free pools, and we also have a wide variety of swimming holes. For those…

Liz Carpenter Fountain

Austin Area Splash Pads – 2015 Schedules

  Austin  City of Austin splash pads frequently close for repairs.  To see a list of current closures, visit the Austin Parks and Recreation website….

Birthday Freebies

Big List of Birthday Freebies

It’s your birthday! Or, it will be, sometime in the next 364 days. Check out all the freebies you can get on your special day….