FAQ




How do I purchase a ticket?

A limited number of individual tickets are on-sale now. Early bird tickets are $125 until August 28th, after which tickets are $150. Sponsorship Packages are now available for Party for the Parks 2017! Contact Shelley Hardeman for more information or purchase your sponsorship here.

How do I know my ticket purchase was completed?

You will receive an e-mail with your ticket confirmation and details. Try checking your spam folder if you don’t see it within a few hours. If you still do not receive an email confirmation, contact Liz Rush-Smyth for help.

Do I need to bring my ticket to the party?

Nope! We’ll have your name at the door, so no need to print or bring anything with you to check-in.




Getting to Brazos Hall

Parking in this area is limited, so please take advantage of our transportation partner Ride|Austin who has generously offered a discount code for the night of the party. Check your email prior to the event for the code and other parking details. You must download their app to access their services. We also encourage you to try alternative modes of transportation like cycling, carpooling and public transportation.




How do I sponsor Party for the Parks

Check out our sponsor benefits here, and once you’re ready to make your contribution, check out our sponsorship purchase page. If you have any additional questions or need assistance with your sponsorship, please contact Shelley Hardeman, Development Director.


I’m already a sponsor – how do I give you my guest names?

Please e-mail all sponsor guest names to Liz Rush-Smyth no later than September 29, 2017




How do I bid on auction items?

Party for the Parks uses digital auction software for all auction bidding and donations. Simply swipe your card at check-in, and bid away on your mobile device!




What’s the dress code for the evening?

Party for the Parks is snappy casual – think jeans, button-up shirts and sundresses! Whatever you would wear to a date night downtown is perfectly fine.

Where do I go when I arrive at Brazos Hall?

Check-in is downstairs. Upon arrival, simply provide your name (paper ticket not required), and be ready to swipe your credit card for mobile auction bidding and donating.

What can I expect at the party?

Silent auction bidding on your mobile device, a fantastic live auction experience, delicious bites from Austin’s best eateries, and so much more!