On Friday, May 4, 2018 following the severe weather that moved through the Austin area, a slope failure occurred on the west bluff overlooking Shoal Creek adjacent to the 2500 block of North Lamar Blvd. ...more
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!
Ixchel Granada has a Masters in Landscape Architecture from Texas A&M University and a B.S. in Plant Biology from North Carolina State University. Ixchel comes to us with 3 years in the private sector as...more
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!
On Your Mark, Get Set, Volunteer!September 16, 2018
On our first volunteer day of our volunteer season, let's show our park some love with mulch, water and removal of the dreaded, invasive catclaw vine. We'll provide snacks and high-fives! Register Here!
National Public Lands DaySeptember 22, 2018
Please join us for a fun, productive day at Pease Park celebrating National Public Lands Day. We will be spreading mulch and removing invasive species to help preserve our shared public lands at Pease Park. Register Here!
'Be the Change' Volunteer DayOctober 6, 2018
Every year thousands of participants across the country collectively contribute numerous hours of community service in the spirit of Mahatma Gandhi’s challenge to “be the change you wish to see in the world.” Join us as we change the world one bag of mulch at a time! Register Here!