Registration for Winter 2015 is Now Open!
Winter 2015 Key Info
- Cost: $73 until January 18th, then $78 (includes 8 weeks of games + playoffs, T-Shirt, 2 awesome parties w/ free beer and an open tab for wells, and weekly discounts at our sponsor bar!)
- Games Thursday Nights at 7PM, 8PM, and 9PM starting February 5, 2015.
- 8 week regular season + all-day Saturday playoff tournament on April 18 (every team makes the playoffs)!
- Don't have a full team? No worries. You can sign up as team, a small friend group, or a free agent. We will place you or your group on an existing team that needs players. WAKA Kickball is a great way to get your friends and co-workers together or to just meet new people!
- Two conferences of play: the highly competitive Capital conference whose champion and runner-up becomes eligible for the Founder's Cup National Championship, and the social-only Music conference which features accessible just-for-fun play! Conference placement is determined by a pre-season ranking by the captains of the league: top 8 teams play in Capital and bottom 10 play in Music.
- Kickball isn't the only thing we compete in! All season long the Life of the Party competition will play out at the league bar where you can earn Social Points to solidify your standing as the official most fun team in TX Live.
Winter 2015 Schedule of Events
- December 1 : Registration opens for Winter 2015
- December 13 : Wine Down 2014 Hill Country Wine Tour - Enjoy a three-winery tour of the Texas Hill Country! Tickets Here.
- December 19 : 4th Annual WAKA Wonderland Santa Bar Crawl - Bar hopping in Santa costumes on the East Side, and making donations to the Austin Children's Shelter!
- January 20 : Registration increases to $78 at 12:01 AM
- January 24 : Pre-Season Mimosa Party @ Brew Exchange - 1 to 4 PM we'll be doing Saturday hard. First 25 mimosas on us, and a raffle for an ION Block Rocker bluetooth stereo and a free ticket to the Maverks @ Spurs Party Bus.
- January 28 : Open Play Night - 8 PM at Gillis Park. Come meet new folks, recruit for your team, try out kickball for free if you're not sure, and enjoy some awesome pick up games!
- January 29: Deadline to Form Teams & Free Agent Assignment Day - Registration after this date will be by invite only from team captains (request the registration password from your captain)
- February 1: Game Schedule Released
- February 4: Captains' Meeting - 7 PM @ The Park. Each team is asked to have a representative present. Season overview and T-Shirt pickup!
- February 5 : First night of games - Rules clinic for newbies at 6 PM!
- February 19: Theme Night - Mardi Gras - SEQUINS. All the sequins. and Masquerade masks and beads. It's time for a Fat Thursday.
- February 27: Mid Season Party - Details TBD.
- March 5: Theme Night - Cowboys and Indians - If there's one theme night that may truly be timeless, it's Cowboys & Indians. Now where did I put my loincloth...
- March 19 : No games during SXSW
- March 26: Theme Night: NBA Jam - He's heating up ... HE'S ON FIRE! With the party bus heading to San Antonio for Mavs @ Spurs the next day, we'll be repping our favorite teams on Thursday night! Let's see that NBA swag.
- March 27 : Mavericks @ Spurs I-35 Rivalry Party Bus - 32 of us will take a Party Bus to the AT&T Center from Austin for Mavericks @ Spurs! Game tickets and party bus included in your $60 ticket, BYO drinks for the ride!
- April 11 : Texas Regional Tournament - WAKAPalooza Light in Houston! Regional qualifier tournament -OR- Fun Games round robin.
- April 16 : Rain-out makeup night
- April 17: End of Season Mega Party - We're gonna spend as much money as Matty A at Chateau during WAKAPalooza on this baby. Our season ending blowout at The Park on South Lamar will leave you reeling!
- April 19 : TX Live Super Sunday Playoff Tournament - An entire day of Kickball! Bring the pop up tents, the coolers, and the grills: we're starting at 10 AM and won't stop until we crown two champions! Music final at 3 PM, Capital Final at 4 PM.
- May 2: Austin Spring Kickball Golf Tournament - Kickball Golf is WAKA's fun spin on "Footgolf", a magical hybrid of golf & soccer, or in our case golf and kickball!
This is Our Game
Board of Volunteers
If you would like to lend your skills to make the league better, contact league representative Stephen Moursund at email@example.com.
Registration will close early if league capacity is reached.