Pease Park Conservancy is dedicated to the rehabilitation, beautification, and preservation of Austin's central city park for the enjoyment of Austin and future generations.

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Kingsbury Commons

PPC is thrilled to announce our $9.7 million grant from The Moody Foundation!

November 1, 2017

The Moody Foundation's $9.7 million gift will fund the design and construction of the first phase of the Pease Park Master Plan, and will serve as the lead gift for the Conservancy’s planned Capital Campaign to be launched early 2018. Learn more here!

Pease Park a State Antiquities Landmark

Pease District Park Designated as State Antiquities Landmark!

December 11, 2017

Pease District Park was officially designated as a State Antiquities Landmark by the Texas Historical Commission (THC) at the THC's quarterly meeting on Friday, Dec. 8, 2017. The designation recognizes the park's historical and cultural significance. "Pease Park is Austin oldest park. Its development by the Kiwanis Club in 1926 proved to be the genesis of the City of Austin's parks system." Learn more here!

Yippee Ki Yay

Stickwork at Pease Park

September 2, 2017

In January 2018, internationally-acclaimed environmental artist, Patrick Dougherty, created one of his majestic Stickwork sculptures in Pease Park, entitled Yippee Ki Yay ...more

24th Street Bikeway

24th Street Bikeway Opens to the Public

May 4, 2017

The long anticipated bikeway under the 24th Street bridge is now open! This short underpass allows trail users to avoid the dangerous 24th & Lamar intersection, while also enjoying Shoal Creek and a bit of nature ...more

Upcoming Events

Whole Lotta Yoga

March 24, 2018

Join all your favorite yoga studio friends at Pease Park for Whole Lotta Yoga, a one-day festival highlighting the best of Austin yoga and benefiting Pease Park Conservancy. Whole Lotta Yoga offers unique 30-minute classes, plus group workshops, acro yoga, music, and dance. Check it out here!

Doggie Day at Gaston Green

March 31, 2018

Help us enhance our off-the-leash dog park known as "Gaston Green"! All the puppies running around have torn up a lot of the grass in the park. We'll be spreading mulch around the trees and walkways to keep Gaston Green, well um, green! Register Here!

Keep Austin Beautiful Day

April 14, 2018

Help us maintain and enhance our bird-watching trails! Our trails need more mulch to protect our tree roots from foot/bike traffic, which can cause damage and soil compaction leading to water runoff!

Register Here!

Pease on Earth Day

April 22, 2018

Spread Pease, Love and Mulch for Earth Day this year! We'll be partnering with Castle Hill Fitness's Green Team to mulch the lower half of the park to protect our tree roots and ensure they get enough water so that Pease stays green for years to come! Register Here!

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