Free Barton Springs Swim Today (June 7) to Celebrate 24th Anniversary of Barton Creek Uprising

Today, Saturday, June 7, is FREE SWIM DAY at Barton Springs in celebration of the 24th anniversary of the all night “Barton Creek Uprising” at City Hall.  Join the fun and celebrate the history of Barton Springs with a cool plunge in the beautiful, cold, and clean waters of Texas’ finest swimming hole!  Only through understanding the history of Barton Springs can one understand the dominant political and environmental forces in Austin’s efforts to protect the Springs over the past quarter century and into the future.  So for now, enjoy the present by coming down for a free dip in the Pool today!