2014 - 2015 Recreation Events

 

Movies In the Park - 2014 - all movies will be shown on Friday nights this year
Dates:  Various throughout the summer
Time:  Dusk - 8:45 PM


Movies In the Park is a summertime series presented by the City of Lakeway at Lakeway City Park, 502 Hurst Creek Road. Movies will begin at dusk - 8:45 PM.  Free popcorn and other treats will be available for purchase. Bring a blanket or a lawn chair to set up at our 'Theater Under the Stars'.  So that everyone can see the screen we request blankets to the middle and lawn chairs to the outside. Also, we request that any blinking/glowing items be put under your blanket while the film is being shown.  Please, no dogs at this event. . . . but bring the kids and tell your neighbors! 

Friday, July 25, 2014 - Cloudy With A Chance of Meatballs - Columbia TriStar - Animated - Rated G - 95 minutes
Friday, August 8, 2014 - The Nut Job - Animated - Rated PG - 85 minutes

 
 
Dive-In Movies - 2014 - all movies will be shown on Friday nights this year
Dates:  Various throughout the summer
Time:  Dusk - 8:45 PM

Dive-In Movies is presented by the Lakeway Swim Center, 3103 Lakeway Blvd., near the World of Tennis.  Fee:  $3.00/person.
The pool area will be cleared at 8:00 PM and anyone wishing to see the movie will be charged $3 at to be let back into the pool area at 8:30 PM to see it.  Swimming is allowed while the movie is being shown.  For more information, call 512-261-3000.

Friday, August 1, 2014 - The Lego Movie - Warner Bros. - Animated - Rated PG - 100 minutes



The Great Goblin Glow - 2014
Saturday, October 18, 2014  -  7 PM to 9 PM
Lakeway City Park, 502 Hurst Creek Road

Happy Halloween from the City of Lakeway!  Come one, come all on Saturday, October 18, 2014 to Lakeway City Park (502 Hurst Creek Road) and celebrate the season as hot air balloons illuminate the night sky from 7:00 - 9:00 PM.  Children from around the area are invited to wear their costumes and enjoy an evening featuring candy, glitter tattoo artists, a juggler, balloon twisters, SpinOut Swings ride and listen to Strat Cat DJ spin some records.  Onsite food trailers to be determined.  IceCream4U and Kona Ice Austin will provide food/drinks for purchase and KettleKing will cook up delicious caramel corn for your enjoyment!   Don't forget to see the live bats exhibit and venture into Lakeway's own Dead End Cemetery!  Please, no dogs at the park on this night.  This event is sponsored by the Lakeway Parks & Recreation Department and in part, by Walgreen's.  For more information call 512-314-7532.


 
Veterans Day - 2014
Date:  Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Details to be announced.

The Standing Military Committee, members of the Lohmann's Ford Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution, the Lakeway Police Department, Lake Travis High School and the City of Lakeway Parks and Recreation Department will coordinate a program at the Performing Arts Center at Lake Travis High School to commemorate this day.  A separate gathering will commence to honor those patriots whose names have been added to the Spirit of Freedom Monument at Heritage Park.  Details to be announced.



Lights On! - A Holiday Celebration - 2014
Friday, December 5, 2014  -  6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Lakeway City Hall Parking Lot - 1102 Lohmans Crossing

Parking available at the Activity Center - 105 Cross Creek - use the sidewalk at the bottom of the lot to access the Trail of Lights and to walk over to City Hall.

Happy Holidays from the City of Lakeway!  The Lights On! event marks the beginning of the holiday season in Lakeway with the first lighting of the Trail of Lights behind City Hall.  We invite you to join us for fun at the parking lot at City Hall (at the corner of Sailmaster and Lohmans).  Enjoy some hot chocolate and marshmallow roasting!  We will be collecting donations of non-perishable food items to benefit Lake Travis Crisis Ministries.  Santa, Mrs. Claus and Rudolph will be nearby to "plug in" the Trail of Lights display and to speak to all of the good little boys and girls of Lakeway.  No dogs, please.  For more information, please call 512-314-7532.


Trail of Lights - 2014
Saturday, December 6, 2014 through January 1, 2015  -  6:30 PM to 12 Midnight nightly
Lakeway Activity Center - 105 Cross Creek, Lower level parking lot access and behind
Lakeway City Hall - 1102 Lohmans Crossing Road

The Trail of Lights display is located just behind Lakeway City Hall and may be accessed by parking either at City Hall, 1102 Lohmans Crossing Road, or at the Activity Center, 105 Cross Creek Road.  Come see thousands of twinkling lights!  See amusing tableaus, all accompanied by delightful seasonal music!   For those attending who may be in wheelchairs or for those with baby carriages, please park at City Hall and access the Trail by walking down the front sidewalk to the right and around the building.  Bicycles and motorized vehicles such as Lil' Rascals and golf carts are not permitted.  The Trail of Lights will continue nightly from 6:00 PM until midnight through the end of December.  No dogs, please.

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Breakfast With Santa - 2014
Saturday, December 13, 2014
2 Seatings - 8:30AM  and 10:30AM -  Tickets Required (they go fast!)
Lakeway Activity Center - 105 Cross Creek Road

Come to the Lakeway Activity Center, 105 Cross Creek, to purchase tickets for the annual Breakfast With Santa!  Mr. and Mrs. Claus will be meeting children individually and the price of admission includes breakfast, a toy for each child and a photo of each child with Santa.  The breakfast buffet will consist of a breakfast taco for adults and a beef kolache for the children accompanied by a fresh fruit salad and/or Gogurt and applesauce.  Juice, milk and coffee will be available.  

Tickets are $15 each and are available as follows:
November 10th - 14th - Tickets may be purchased by Lakeway Activity Center members only.
November 17th - Tickets may be purchased by the general public.

For more information, please call the Activity Center at 512-261-1010.

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StoryWalk - 2015
Daily starting Saturday, February 2nd through Monday, February 16th
On the trail behind Lakeway City Hall
Parking available at Lakeway Activity Center parking lot - lower level, 105 Cross Creek

Take a walk!  Read a book!  Children can enjoy a Valentine's Day story while taking a short stroll around the trail behind Lakeway City Hall.  Pages of  popular children's book, Love You When by Linda Kranz, have been posted along the walkway so that young readers can experience the importance of reading, spending time with friends and connecting with nature in a fun way.  Visitors are encouraged to share the joy of reading with a friend and to record their responses at the end of the route.  The StoryWalk® Project was created in 2007 by Anne Ferguson of Montpelier, VT and developed in collaboration with the Vermont Bicycle & Pedestrian Coalition and the Kellogg Hubbard Library.  This experience is free!

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Eggstravaganza! - 2015
Saturday, March 28, 2015  -  2:00 PM - Rain or Shine!
Lakeway City Park - 502 Hurst Creek Road - lower level


Happy Easter, Happy Spring from the City of Lakeway!  We celebrate the season with Eggstravaganza! at City Park, located at 502 Hurst Creek Road.  Bring your basket!  The event will begin at 2:00 PM.  Age specific egg hunts will begin at 2:45 with the 7 - 8 year-olds going first, followed by the 5 - 6 year-old group.  We will have the hunt for the 3 - 4 year-olds around 3:00 and cheer on the 1 - 2 year-olds after that.  Children from the area are invited to participate in all the festivities which will include a petting zoo, a cookie decorating craft, mural coloring, spin art, a visit from the Easter Bunny, glitter tattoo artists and a special guest to be announced.  Snowcones will be available for purchase.  Please, no dogs at this event.  For more information, please call 512-314-7532.
  

Summer Kick-Off and LAC Membership Appreciation Party  - 2015

Saturday, May 9, 2015  -  10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Lakeway Activity Center - 105 Cross Creek


Summer is just around the corner!  Are you looking for activities and day camps in the Lakeway area?  This event will familiarize children and their parents about the classes and camps that are being offered at the Lakeway Activity Center over the summer.  A special exhibit will be set up in the ballroom and around the perimeter of the room, tables full of instructors will offer hands-on introductions to their classes. Participating exhibitors to be announced. Try them out and take the opportunity to sign up for classes!  We also be thanking the members of the Lakeway Activity Center in the courtyard with a free hotdog lunch served by the Mayor and the Lakeway City Council.  Everyone is welcomed. There is no entrance fee for this event so come by for some summer fun!  No dogs, please.


Memorial Day - 2015
Monday, May 25, 2015 
Location and time to be determined

The Standing Military Committee, members of the Lohmann's Ford Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution, the Lakeway Police Department and the Lakeway Heritage Commission will coordinate with Lake Travis High School and present a ceremony to remember the fallen on this day.  Details to be announced.


Movies In the Park - 2015 - all movies will be shown on Friday nights this year
Dates:  Various throughout the summer
Time:  Dusk - 8:45 PM


Movies In the Park is a summertime series presented by the City of Lakeway at Lakeway City Park, 502 Hurst Creek Road. Movies will begin at dusk - 8:45 PM.  Free popcorn and other treats will be available for purchase. Bring a blanket or a lawn chair to set up at our 'Theater Under the Stars'.  So that everyone can see the screen we request blankets to the middle and lawn chairs to the outside. Also, we request that any blinking/glowing items be put under your blanket while the film is being shown.  Please, no dogs at this event. . . . but bring the kids and tell your neighbors! 

Friday, June 5, 2015 - 
Friday, June 19, 2015 - 
Friday, July 10, 2015 - 
Friday, July 24, 2015 -
Friday, August 7, 2015 -

 
Dive-In Movies - 2015 - all movies will be shown on Friday nights this year
Dates:  Various throughout the summer
Time:  Dusk - 8:45 PM


Dive-In Movies is presented by the Lakeway Swim Center, 3103 Lakeway Blvd., near the World of Tennis.  Fee:  $3.00/person.
The pool area will be cleared at 8:00 PM and anyone wishing to see the movie will be charged $3 at to be let back into the pool area at 8:30 PM to see it.  Swimming is allowed while the movie is being shown.  For more information, call 512-261-3000.

Friday, June 12, 2015 -
Friday, June 26, 2015 - 
Friday, July 17, 2015 - 
Friday, July 31, 2015 -

July 4th Celebration - 2015
Date:  Saturday, July 4, 2015
Time: Events throughout the day at various locations around Lakeway

The City of Lakeway will kick off a day-long July 4th Celebration on Saturday, July 4th!
8:30 AM - A festive parade on Lakeway Drive will wind its way from the Live Oak Golf Course to the Lakeway Activity Center at Cross Creek Road.  This year's theme - Saluting Citizen Soldiers.
10:30 AM - Immediately following the parade, please join us at the Activity Center, 105 Cross Creek Road, for the Pageantry of Flags featuring a keynote address by our Grand Marshals (to be announced), patriotic music by The Wildflowers and parade awards.  Courtyard music will be provided by the Lake Travis Fiddlers.  Donuts, orange juice and coffee will be provided in Room F.  No dogs, please.
12 Noon -  9:00 PM - The Lakeway Swim Center will open for fun at noon today with special pricing - $3.00 per person, all day, with in-and-out privileges.  It is located at 3103 Lakeway Blvd @ The Hills Drive. 

There will be no fireworks this year due to extended drought conditions.

If you would like to enter the parade, please print out the Parade Invitation here.
July 4th Events of the Day Poster, click here.

The Great Goblin Glow - 2015
Saturday, October 17, 2015  -  7 PM to 9 PM
Lakeway City Park, 502 Hurst Creek Road


Veterans Day - 2015
Date:  Wednesday, November 11, 2014

Details to be announced.


Lights On! - A Holiday Celebration - 2015
Friday, December 4, 2015  -  6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Lakeway City Hall Parking Lot - 1102 Lohmans Crossing



Trail of Lights - 2015
Saturday, December 5, 2015 through January 1, 2016  -  6:30 PM to 12 Midnight nightly
Lakeway Activity Center - 105 Cross Creek, Lower level parking lot access and behind
Lakeway City Hall - 1102 Lohmans Crossing Road



Breakfast With Santa - 2015

Saturday, December 12, 2015
2 Seatings - 8:30AM  and 10:30AM -  Tickets Required (they go fast!)
Lakeway Activity Center - 105 Cross Creek Road













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