Austin’s Kiddie Acres closed after 38 years 

9:59 a.m. Wednesday, July 5, 2017 Recreation

After 38 years in business, North Austin amusement park Kiddie Acres closed Friday.

Park owners Joseph and Marina Herring announced their retirement and the park’s subsequent closing in a Facebook post.

Many Facebook users commented to share memories of the park, which, according to KXAN, featured a merry-go-round, train, miniature golf, boats and pony rides.

According to the park’s website, all of the rides will be up for auction starting July 11 until Aug. 8. 

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