FAQ




How do I purchase a ticket?

A limited number of individual tickets will be on sale soon. Sponsorship Packages for Party for the Parks 2018 can be discussed by contacting Shelley Hardeman for more information.

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 Republic Square

Parking in this area is limited, so please take advantage of our transportation partner Ride|Austin. Check your email prior to the event for the code and other parking details. We also encourage you to try alternative modes of transportation like cycling, carpooling and public transportation.




How do I sponsor Party for the Parks

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




How do I bid on auction items?

Party for the Parks uses digital auction software by Auction Source 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 Austin cocktail – 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 Republic Square?

Check-in for VIP guests is at the Northwest corner on the Federal Courthouse Plaza and check-in for party guests is at the main entrance in the South East corner on 3rd and Guadalupe. 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, delicious bites from Austin’s best eateries, and so much more!