Cedar Park, Texas
Where Families Come for Fun
Welcome to Cedar Park! While you’re here, we hope that you will enjoy the many offerings, both locally and regionally, that you can take advantage of for year-round entertainment. With a focus on affordable family activities, Cedar Park is the place to be for sports enthusiasts and nature lovers.
For the sports fans, Cedar Park offers a variety of professional sporting events, with both the AHL affiliate of the Dallas Stars, the Texas Stars Hockey team and the NBA Spurs Development team, the Austin Toros basketball team playing at the Cedar Park Center. Also offered at the Cedar Park Event Center are headliner concerts and events, including annual performers such as Cirque du Soleil and Disney on Ice, along with popular performers of all musical types. Schedules and online ticket options may be found at www.cedarparkcenter.com.
|Cedar Park Hockey|
In addition, Cedar Park offers many recreational opportunities for the whole family, including batting cages, kayaking, soccer, swimming, and even a skate park. Guests staying in the area may enjoy the Cedar Park Recreation Center, with an indoor track, basketball courts, volleyball courts, and exercise areas that may be accessed with a day pass to the center. Also nearby is the Cedar Park Driving Range, (www.cedarparkdrivingrange.com) with 18 shaded stations, 10 of which are equipped with water misting systems to help you keep cool while you practice.
Nature lovers, runners, and bikers can also soak up the natural beauty of our parks and trails. The Brushy Creek Trail is a 6.75 mile trail with extensive landscaping and scenic views. The trail lies adjacent to six parks, providing many different amenities accessible to walkers, runners and bikers. Together, the parks have a collaboration of splash pads, swimming areas, climbing rocks, fishing docks, canoeing and kayaking, skate parks, restrooms and multiple picnic and pavilion areas. For more information, you may view map, or take a look at all parks in the area at www.CedarParkFun.com.
|Hill Country Flyer Steam Train|
A key attraction in Cedar Park is the vintage train, the Hill Country Flyer, which offers seasonal theme rides ranging from “Day out with Thomas™” and Valentine’s Day specials, to spooky Halloween murder mystery rides, North Pole Flyer rides, and a variety of dinner shows. Visit www.austinsteamtrain.org for schedules and ticket purchases.
For complete listings of events and attractions, you may visit www.CedarParkFun.com, and download our specialized tourist itineraries.