Recreation & Entertainment

Leander is not only the fastest growing city in the nation, it is also a community dedicated to quality living. The city boasts access to a wide range of recreation and entertainment opportunities including a large network of parks, trails, civic spaces, and a quickly growing number of restaurants and live entertainment venues. Leander’s location just 25 miles from downtown Austin also provides quick access to the region’s large number of cultural and recreational amenities.

Parks, Trails, and Civic Spaces

The City of Leander’s Parks & Recreation Department manages approximately 400 acres of parkland comprised of 14 city-owned parks, a public library, and the publicly owned Crystal Falls Golf Course. For more information on the City of Leander’s parks and facilities, please click here.

Crystal Falls Golf Club

Crystal Falls Golf Club is in the picturesque Hill Country with a peaceful atmosphere and abundant wildlife. With water hazards that come into play on 12 of the 18 holes, this 6,654 yard golf course may be short, but it is still challenging. Crystal Falls Golf Club is home to the Hill Country Amateur which is one of the top amateur events in the area. Come out and play, and you'll find a unique golf course with a character all its own.

Gino’s Vino Osteria on the Green offers lunch and dinner service, a full bar, and an assortment of snacks. Catering service for special events is available. Indoor and outdoor seating is available.

The Crystal Falls Golf Club is owned by the City of Leander and open to the public. The course and clubhouse are located at 3000 Crystal Falls Parkway. For more information on Crystal Falls Golf Club, please click here.

Major Festivals & Events

The City of Leander and its community partners offer a wide variety of community events throughout the year. These include:

  • Leander Bluegrass Festival
  • Old Town Street Festival
  • Liberty Fest
  • Movies in the Park
  • Spring Egg-Stravaganza
  • Devine Lake Kite Festival

Old Town Leander Farmer’s Market

Shop for locally grown produce, high quality handmade goods, and fresh eats and treats at the Old Town Leander Farmer’s Market held at Smooth Village (203 E. Broade Street). The market is held from 9 am – 1 pm every Saturday.

Old Town Farmers Market