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Austin Events on Lady Bird Lake

Check out our up-and-coming Austin events that are happening on Lady Bird Lake (Town Lake Austin to all the longtime locals). On the calendar, you’ll find plenty of ways to enjoy being out on the water in the heart of downtown. Join Rowing Dock for:

  • College Day - Wednesdays show your valid student ID's to get BOGO first hour on single kayaks and stand up paddle boards.
  • Yappy Hour -  Tuesdays bring your furry friend and get your second hour rental for FREE!
  • Full Moon Paddles
  • Bat Paddles
  • Fundraisers
  • Special Seasonal Events

**Our extremely popular sunset venture on Lady Bird Lake to see the bats from underneath Congress Avenue Bridge is only offered during the summer months when the Mexican free-tailed bats are in town. Reservations are required for seasonal Austin Bat Paddles. 

Upcoming Austin Events at Rowing Dock

September

  • 09.26.17

    Yappy Hour- Every Tuesday

    Join us for Yappy Hour All Day Every Tuesday at Rowing Dock. Bring your furry friend and get your second hour rental for FREE!

  • 09.27.17

    College Day @ The Dock- Every Wednesday

    Attention College Students: Bring a friend for a paddle on a Wednesday and get a buy one get one free special for the first hour on single kayaks and stand up paddle boards. Both students must have valid student ID.

October

  • 10.01.17

    SUP IT UP FOR CANCER

    Rowing Dock is proud to host the First Annual SUP IT UP FOR CANCER group paddle event, benefitting the Breast Cancer Resource Center. The Breast Cancer Resource Center is the only nonprofit organization in Central Texas focusing its services solely on those affected by breast cancer, so please join us in helping others have a real chance at fighting breast cancer as we SUP IT UP on Lady Bird Lake!

    You can bring your own equipment or you can add a discounted rental from Rowing Dock to your registration.  100% of the proceeds from rentals will go towards the BCRC so feel free to leave your board or boat at home and let the Rowing Dock Crew take care of you!

    ** All participants must register for the group paddle           The paddle is limited to 150 participants. Register HERE to claim your spot! 

  • 10.01.17 - 10.31.17

    Yappy Hour- Every Tuesday!

    Join us for Yappy Hour All Day Every Tuesday at Rowing Dock. Bring your furry friend and get your second hour rental for FREE!

  • 10.01.17 - 10.31.17

    College Day @ The Dock - EVERY WEDNESDAY

     

    Attention College Students: Bring a friend for a paddle on a Wednesday and get a buy one get one free special for the first hour on single kayaks and stand up paddle boards. Both students must have valid student ID.

  • 10.05.17

    Full Moon Paddle

     

    Experience Lady Bird Lake like never before! Join Rowing Dock for a fun-filled night of moon gazing as we open our doors at night. From 8pm-10pm, enjoy paddling the best boats on Lady Bird Lake under the night sky. Head upstream towards Redbud Island, or point your boat east towards downtown to view the burgeoning Austin skyline.

    Regular rental rates and rules apply. No reservations accepted. Kayaks and canoes only, sorry no SUPs. Last rental is at 9pm, due back by 10pm.

  • 10.28.17

    Tales from the Yak - Spooky Guided Paddle

    Join us for a spooky night out on the lake! Venture out onto the lake with us and listen to stories of ghosts and monsters! 

    ***DETAILS AND TICKET SALES COMING SOON

  • 10.31.17

    Halloween Costume Paddle

    Join us for a Halloween Costume Paddle. Receive a second-hour free rental when you paddle in your costume! Our kayak graveyard will be set up for a great photo op! 

November

  • 11.01.17 - 11.30.17

    Yappy Hour- Every Tuesday!

     

     

    Join us for Yappy Hour All Day Every Tuesday at Rowing Dock. Bring your furry friend and get your second hour rental for FREE!

  • 11.01.17 - 11.30.17

    College Day @ The Dock - EVERY WEDNESDAY

     

    Attention College Students: Bring a friend for a paddle on a Wednesday and get a buy one get one free special for the first hour on single kayaks and stand up paddle boards. Both students must have valid student ID.

December

  • 12.01.17 - 12.31.17

    Yappy Hour- Every Tuesday!

     

     

    Join us for Yappy Hour All Day Every Tuesday at Rowing Dock. Bring your furry friend and get your second hour rental for FREE!

  • 12.01.17 - 12.31.17

    College Day @ The Dock - EVERY WEDNESDAY

     

    Attention College Students: Bring a friend for a paddle on a Wednesday and get a buy one get one free special for the first hour on single kayaks and stand up paddle boards. Both students must have valid student ID.

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