PPC is looking for a Director of Development!November 14, 2018
Pease Park Conservancy seeks a passionate, dynamic, and committed leader to lead, manage, and organize fundraising initiatives on behalf of the organization. Read Full Job Description Here
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!
Slope Failure in Wooten WoodsMay 8, 2018
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
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!
MLK Day of ServiceJanuary 21, 2019
On our first volunteer day of the year in honor of Martin Luther King Jr., let's show our park some love. Major trail improvements will be underway along the southern portion of Pease Park. Register Here.
Wrangler DayFebruary 3, 2019
The Texas Wranglers will be helping the Conservancy spread Dillo Dirt on Big Field to keep it nice and green for the rest of the year!
Ready..Set..Plant!February 9, 2019
Help us plant and seed the park with TreeFolks and Watershed along the east side Shoal Creek.
It's My Park Day!March 2, 2019
This is the largest city-wide volunteer event in Austin. Each year, thousands of volunteers work to improve parks and greenbelts throughout the city. Pease Park will be hosting a fun workday and unique Texas Arbor Day activities.