2020 NASPA Annual Conference

Wellness & Special Activities


Whether you are new to this artful practice or a seasoned yogi, come and join fellow NASPA colleagues for an opportunity to dig deeper into the intention and meaning behind what you say, what you do, and how you move through this world. Free, open to all abilities, limited number of mats provided (first-come, first-served).

  • Date: Monday, March 30 and Tuesday, March 31
  • Time: 6:30 a.m. - 7:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Location: Austin Convention Center, Meeting Room 2

Body Resistance HIIT

Body Resistance HIIT (high-intensity interval training) is a workout that alternates between short bursts of exercise and less intense active recovery. Best of all, not weights! We'll be using our own body to create resistance. Free, open to all abilities.

  • Date: Monday, March 30 and Tuesday, March 31
  • Time: 6:30 a.m. - 7:30 a.m.
  • Meeting Location: JW Lobby 
    • Please arrive early as a volunteer will be taking the group to the fitness class location
  • Maximum of 40 participants - first come, first serve

Street Art Tour

Interested in exploring one of Austin's largest concentrations of public art? Plan on joining us for a Street Art Tour. You'll be able to see works by world-famous artists and hear real stories about the underground art scene in Austin. Space is limit, sign up here!

  • Date: Sunday, March 29
  • Time: 2:00 p.m.
  • Location: Will be disclosed upon registration

Learn more about the tour here.

If the tour fills up, we will still collect your information and place you on the wait list. If there are enough folx, we will open additional tours.

Family Focused 

If you're planning to bring your family along to Austin, the Wellness & Special Activities Planning Committee is finding some suggestions for you as well!

Please check back for some family friendly attractions and unique eats that you and your family may be interested in checking out, as well as some child care options!

Please note that the family friendly attractions, unique eats, and child care options are solely suggestions and are not partners with NASPA nor has NASPA vetted these establishments. Please be sure to do a thorough review before selecting to utilize any of the suggested businesses. 


On Wednesday, April 1 starting at 5:30 a.m., Back on My Feet will be modifying their route to start at the Austin Convention Center. Please check back for more details about the running route and distance.

The NASPA Wellness Activities Subcommittee is still developing an array of activities that will be held both in the early morning and in the evenings this year. Check back for more information.