GET FIT 2018! 

Ballet Austin's Annual Free Day of Fitness & Pilates

Every day is a good day to make healthy choices, but January is the perfect time to renew and revive your health and fitness goals.

Make plans to attend Ballet Austin's annual GET FIT event on 1/14/18 and kick off the new year celebrating health and wellbeing. You'll be motivated to keep going in 2018!

This is your opportunity to try a variety of fitness and conditioning classes, try the Pilates reformer, learn more about living healthy, visit with local health and wellness experts in our exhibit area, sample healthy foods, hear presentations from experts in the field, and have fun! We believe healthy living is meant to be enjoyed!

Free classes* during Get Fit include:

20-minute Stretch | Arms & Abs | Ballet Fit | Barre Stretch & FLow | Barre Yoga Fit | Better Balance & Movement | Body Sculpting | Bollywood Fitness | Cardio Circuit Workout | Cardio Hip Hop | Cardio Dance | CardioFUNK | OnCorre Fusion Workout | Lower Body Workout | Pilates Cardio Workout | Pilates Mat | Pilates Reformer | Power Barre | Super Strong | Yoga with Weights | Zumba 

Download the schedule of classes and class descriptions here.

Who's teaching at GET FIT?

Jenny Alperin, Tara Alperin, Phil Amador, Toni Bravo, Marisa Cappelli, Divya Dinakar, Lauren Parra, Vicki Parsons, Elise Pekarek, Rohit Ramachandran, Vlada Sheber, Morgan Stillman, Ramsay Wall. Find out more about our amazing instructors.

Free Healthy Living presentations* during Get Fit include:

  • American Heart Association - Healthy heart demonstrations and presentations
  • Vanessa Muncrief, Select Physical Therapy, "Returning to Exercise After Pregnancy"
  • It's Time Texas Community Challenge and More!
  • American Heart Association - Healthy heart demonstrations and presentations
  • Vicki Parsons, “How to succeed with your New Year’s Resolutions”
  • Breast Cancer Resource Center, Yoga & Meditation

*Classes offered are subject to change. 

Thank you to our exhibitors:

  • Breast Cancer Resource Center
  • Seton Women (Ignite Women’s Health)
  • Seton Medical Center – Austin
  • Dell Children’s Medical Center
  • Select Physical Therapy
  • It’s Time Texas
  • KIND & HEALTHY SNACKS
  • Sway Water
  • American Heart Association
  • Outdoor Voices
  • Daily Juice

Spend the afternoon with us and sample one or all of the classes offered. Whatever your body can take!

Sunday, January 14, 2018
1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Several classes will be offered during each time slot so there is always a class to take, a lecture to attend, or an exhibit to visit. All classes on the schedule during the day are first-come first-served and are FREE! To try the Pilates Reformer, there will be a sign-up opportunity at Ballet Austin beginning at 1pm on 1/14/18.

  • Doors open at 1:00pm
  • First classes begin at 1:30pm and last classes begin at 4:00pm. Each class is 20 minutes.
  • Browse and speak with experts in our Health & Wellness exhibit area
  • Attend short talks on health and wellness topics
  • Spin the prize wheel for automatic wins!
  • GRAND PRIZE drawings for great prizes such as Dance & Fitness Classes, Pilates reformer sessions, tickets to Ballet Austin performances, and more!
  • Huge sale on classes offered at Get Fit to keep you working out during the year.
  • FREE PARKING at the State Garage N directly across 3rd Street to the north of Ballet Austin - enter the white parking garage from San Antonio St between 3rd & 4th.

This is a FREE event and signing up ahead of time is NOT required but an RSVP is encouraged so we can keep you updated about important event information. Signing up ahead of time for the event automatically enters you into our GRAND PRIZE drawing!

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Can't wait until January 14 to get started on your 2018 health and fitness goals?

  • Find out more about drop-in dance & fitness classes for adults
  • Check out our dance & fitness workshops for adults of all ages
  • Get started with one of the best workouts for mind and body in our state-of-the-art Pilates Center
  • Book one of our FREE BeWell Talks at your business or organization.

SEE YOU JANUARY 14, 2018!

Dance & Fitness Instructors

Parking Information

Ballet Austin 501 West 3rd Street, Austin, TX 78701 The Butler Dance Education Center encompasses the AustinVentures StudioTheater, the Ballet Austin Academy, the Butler Center for Dance & Fitness, and the Pilates Center
Austin City Hall 301 West Second Street, Austin TX 78701 2 hours free parking weekdays, Saturdays and Sundays between 8am–5pm with Validation. Entrance located on Guadalupe St.
AMLI Downtown Garage 201 Lavaca Street, Austin, TX 78701 Entrance on Lavaca St b/w 2nd & 3rd St
AMLI on 2ND Garage 421 West 3rd Street, Austin, TX 78701 Entrance on San Antonio St b/w 2nd & 3rd St
Silicon Labs Garages 400 West Cesar Chavez, Austin, TX 78701 USA Open to the public after 3:00pm every day, entrance on San Antonio St b/w 2nd & 3rd St and Colorado b/w Cesar Chavez & 2nd St
State of Texas Garage N 300 San Antonio Street, Austin TX 78701
State of Texas Garage L 333 Guadalupe Street, Austin, TX 78701 aka William P. Hobby Building
Surface Parking Lot San Antonio Street in between 3rd & 4th Streets
Austin, TX
Austin, TX

Ballet Austin's Butler Dance Education Center and AustinVentures StudioTheater
501 West 3rd Street  |  Austin, Texas 78701

Parking Guidance: Downtown Austin is constantly evolving, and Ballet Austin's Butler Dance Education Center, featuring the AustinVentures StudioTheater, is surrounded by exciting new development projects. Check out these convenient parking options near Ballet Austin!

FREE PARKING - Available at two (2) locations

  • BALLET AUSTIN SURFACE LOT: Entrances located via alley coming northbound and southbound on San Antonio between 2nd and 3rd Streets or southbound on Nueces between 2nd & 3rd Streets | Available 24 hours, daily | 23 spaces available for FREE on first-come, first-served basis.

  • CITY HALL: Entrance located on Guadalupe between W. Cesar Chavez and 2nd Streets | Available every day, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. | Cost = First 2 hours FREE with validated parking ticket.

    • Bring your Austin City Hall garage ticket with you for validation at the front desk of the Butler Dance Education Center.    
      NOTE: Austin City Council meetings on Thursday may affect available parking in this garage.

$3 DOLLAR PARKING - Available at two (2) locations

  • SILICON LABS: You can purchase $3 parking vouchers for the Silicon Labs parking garages (Building 400 and Building 200) at Ballet Austin's reception desk, and both garages are offering discounted parking weekdays after 4:30 p.m. CT.  Silicon Labs parking vouchers do not expire.

    • Silicon Labs 400 Building | Garage entrance located on San Antonio between W. Cesar Chavez & 2nd Streets | Available weekdays after 4:30 p.m. CT | Cost = $3 | Buy parking vouchers in advance at Ballet Austin.

    • Silicon Labs 200 Building* | Garage entrance located on Colorado between W. Cesar Chavez & 2nd Streets | Available weekdays after 4:30 p.m. CT | Cost = $3 | Buy parking vouchers in advance at Ballet Austin.

      *Back-up garage if Silicon Labs 400 garage is full.

  • 500 W. 2ND STREET (Google Building): You can park in the NEW garage at 500 W. 2nd Street and then purchase $3 parking vouchers at Ballet Austin's reception desk to cover your charges. Parking in this location is available to Ballet Austin customers weekdays after 4:30 p.m. CT and all day on weekends. Each $3 voucher is good for TWO (2) HOURS, so purchase as many vouchers as you need to cover your time at this location.

    • 500 W. 2nd Street Building | Garage entrance located on San Antonio between W. Cesar Chavez & 2nd Streets | Available weekdays after 4:30 p.m. CT and all day weekends | Cost = $3 | Buy parking vouchers in advance or after parking at Ballet Austin.

FREE Parking for COME DANCE and GET FIT

  • During Ballet Austin's annual FREE Day of Dance in August and FREE Day of Fitness in January, the State Garage N will be open for FREE to event-goers. The Garage is located directly across the street to the north of Ballet Austin.

Meters also reside around the building (allow for three hours of parking at the rate of $1 per hour via credit/debit cards or coins). Click on the additional parking options available below.

NOTE:  Special events and festivals held in downtown Austin may periodically affect parking rates in the garages near Ballet Austin, while access to metered parking may be affected by ongoing construction projects near the Butler Dance Education Center.

Bikes and Buses

  • Bike racks are located directly outside the building at the corners of 3rd & San Antonio Streets and 3rd & Nueces Streets.
  • Various Capital Metro bus routes stop conveniently around Ballet Austin. The nearest stop is located at 2nd & San Antonio St.

Handicapped Spaces

  • These spaces require a proper permit. Violators will be ticketed at the owners expense.

Drop-in Classes

Ballet Austin's Butler Center for Dance & Fitness offers more than 70 Drop-in classes 7 days a week.

Adult Dance & Fitness Workshops

Workshops are designed to introduce you to principles and methods of a particular workout, in 4 or 6 weeks.

Pilates Center

Ballet Austin's state-of-the-art Pilates Center offers private and duet sessions and group classes. 

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