City of Austin administrative offices and other municipal facilities will be closed Thursday and Friday, November 28-29 in observance of Thanksgiving.
Trash, recycling, compost, and yard trimmings collection for Austin Resource Recovery residential collection customers will “slide” a day due to the Thanksgiving holiday. Thursday, Nov. 28 collection “slides” to Friday, Nov. 29, and Friday, Nov. 29 collection “slides” to Saturday, Nov. 30. The Recycle and Reuse Drop-Off Center will be closed on Thanksgiving Day.
Austin Public Library, Recycled Reads Bookstore, and the Austin History Center branches will close 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 27 and remain closed through Friday, Nov. 29.
All City recreation, cultural arts, nature, history and senior centers will close at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 27 and remain closed through Friday, Nov. 29. The recreation, cultural arts, nature, history and senior centers will reopen Saturday, Nov. 30, for regular business hours. For full information go to http://austintexas.gov/parkclosures.
The Zilker Botanical Gardens and Deep Eddy, Big Stacy, Springwoods and Bartholomew pools will be closed for Thanksgiving Day, but reopen on Friday, Nov. 29, for regular business hours. Barton Springs Pool will be open Thanksgiving Day, but lifeguards will not be present, so it will be swim at your own risk.
GolfATX: Final Reservations and carts will be issued at 12 p.m., and the driving range will close at 1:30 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day. Pro shop and concessions will close at 4:30 p.m. City Tennis Centers will close on Thanksgiving Day and reopen on Friday, Nov. 29 from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
The Austin Animal Center will close at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 27, remain closed Thanksgiving Day, and will be open from 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 29. The center will be open during its regular hours Saturday and Sunday.
For questions about city services or information call 3-1-1. You can also submit service requests from the Austin 3-1-1 mobile app.