City of Austin working to secure contract to reopen Zilker Zephyr

For more than two decades the Zilker Zephyr offered children and families a 20-minute excursion in Zilker Park but a washout under some of the train tracks near the Zilker Park Great Lawn lead to collapse in contract talks between the operator and the city. 

Zilker Zephyr train operator calls it quits

The operator stated on Facebook they wanted a new five-year contract, in order to recoup the costs. But it was claimed that the city countered with a three-year deal, including a possible two-year extension.

Zilker Holiday Tree lit up for the 53rd year

The tree stands at 155 feet tall and is made of 39 streamers. Each streamer holds 81-multicolored bulbs, totaling 3,309 shining lights. On top of the tree rests a double star measuring 10 feet from tip to tip.

'The Wizard of Oz' at Zilker Park

If you're looking for a free and fun outing all you need to do is head out to Zilker Park for a classic production at the Zilker Theatre. FOX 7's Tania Ortega got a look.

Weather no match for Zilker Kite Festival

It's become a tradition for Austin residents, the ABC Zilker Kite Festival. Many thought it would be canceled due to the weather but instead, the weather actually helped.