Workdays and Events

MONTHLY Volunteer Workdays

  • Regular Mayfield Park workdays occur the 2nd Saturday morning of every month, 9 am – noon.  Join garden adopters and other volunteers to help keep Mayfield Park looking great by tending the gardens and ponds.
  • Please bring gloves and a bottle of water.  There is a drinking fountain by the parking lot.
  • Tools and extra golves will be available.
  • Questions about the workday?  Email Janice at

ANNUAL Trowel & Error

  • Trowel and Error is the annual spring fundraising event dedicated to the Mayfield Park restoration efforts.
  • This event is sponsored by the Friends of the Parks of Austin.

ANNUAL Austin Parks Foundation It’s My Park Day

  • This is a spring event.  Information and signup is posted on Austin Parks Foundation website.

Special Projects / Workdays for Groups

  • Arrangements can be made for groups looking for a special project at Mayfield Park. 
  • Questions?   Please contact Blake at

Guided GardenTours by a Mayfield Volunteer

  • By appointment only. Please email requests to Sharon at  to schedule.

PARD Guided Garden and Cottage Tour

  • If you are considering renting the Mayfield cottage or grounds for an event you may want to tour the faclities with PARD staff.  Please call PARD to inquire:
  • PARD Reservations – 512-974-6797
  • PARD Reservation Website – PARD Event Website Page