The Austin Parks and Recreation Department is committed to offering programs for teens that encourage development through active play, outdoor exploration, the arts, critical thinking, and leadership activities. Teen Recreation programs offer participants a way to interact and create friendships with other teens around the city.
Teen Turn Up Series
The Austin Parks and Recreation Department presents Teen Turn Up Series! Teens from across the city come together once a month to enjoy music, delicious food, fun games, and more. These free events are for ages 11 to 17 and begins at 6:00pm to 8:00pm for each event listed below.
Teen After School
Dittmar Recreation Center is proud to offer Teen After School for youth attending Bedichek Middle School, Paredes Middle School, Bailey Middle School, and Covington Middle School. The Teen After School Program is designed to foster development through active play and enrichment activities. The schedule includes: a healthy snack, homework/reading time, staff led active play, and theme based enrichment activities. Participants will ride in a City of Austin 15 passenger van from school to Dittmar Recreation Center. Register at austintexas.gov/parksonline.
Learn more about the Austin Parks and Recreation Department’s Recreation Center programming by visiting austintexas.gov/recreation.