Ready…set…get fit! Weekly Workouts at Waterloo features five free and open-to-the-public movement sessions presented in partnership with Castle Hill Fitness, Esquina Tango, and Aging is Cool.
This 50+ workout led by Aging is Cool improves your cardio health, gains flexibility, and builds strength all while getting to know others in your community.
Presented in partnership with Aging is Cool.
Pride in the Park
Join our full week of FREE inclusive events that aim to connect and promote Austin-area LGBTQIA+ resources and communities through curated performances and activities at Waterloo Park. Pride in the Park at Waterloo Greenway seeks to be a welcoming and inclusive space for all ages. Visitors are encouraged to review all event details to ensure a […]
Pride is for Families
Families and children can spend the day in the park exploring a variety of hands-on art and cultural learning activities including drag queen storytime, ‘Taste the Colors of the Rainbow’ with Mom & Pops All Natural Frozen Pops, Pride Family Portraits, and a Pride Parade in the Park. Event Schedule 10:00 AM – Pride Party […]
The Dog Days of Summer
The term “Dog Days” traditionally refers to a period of particularly hot and humid weather occurring during the summer months of July and August in the Northern Hemisphere. In reality, the term originated in ancient times when Greeks, Egyptians, and Romans believed that the dawn rising of Sirius, the Dog Star, in mid- to late […]
Tails on the Trail: Protecting & Restoring Austin Waterways
Presented in partnership with Forklift Dancework’s Creekside Conversations with support from the The Lowell H. Lebermann Jr. Foundation Join Forklift choreographers and Austin’s Watershed Protection Department to discuss the importance of protecting and restoring Austin waterways, including the impacts of pet waste disposal! Complimentary beverages provided by Tito’s Handmade Vodka and Rambler Sparkling Water.
Enjoy a variety of science, nature, and STEM programs designed to connect kids (ages 5-14+) to the outside world around them! Join us on Wednesday mornings for hands-on nature exploration, problem-solving exercises, outdoor activities, journaling, and other engaging activities! Attendees will receive a free copy of The Ecologist School Pocket Guide: Waterloo Park Edition, created […]
Wild Wednesdays: Exploring Your Wild Backyard
Welcome Explorers! In this first class, we will develop the skills you will need to go out and explore your world. Learn everything from how to use binoculars and cast a fishing pole, to tying knots and making your own DIY bug spray! By the end of the event, you will walk away a bonafide […]
Wild Wednesdays: Our Blue World
Discover the wonders of water and how Waterloo Greenway is contributing towards ensuring clean and safe water in downtown Austin! Come learn the key features of a healthy waterway, where our water comes from, the importance of native plants in conserving water, and how you can be more green by saving our blue! Water is […]
Wild Wednesdays: Curious Critters
Join us as we put the “wild” in Texas wildlife. Come learn all about entomology (insects), mammalogy (mammals), and all the other critters that call Austin home! From coyotes and skunks to monarchs and honeybees, come and connect with some of Austin’s wildlife ambassadors and the people working hard to conserve and protect them. Upcoming […]
Wild Wednesdays: Astronomy
The stars at night are big and bright… deep in the heart of Texas! In this special nighttime session of Wild Wednesdays, we’re bringing out the telescopes for a star party! Join us for storytime under the stars, test your senses in the dark, and learn all about the local critters that only come out […]