Tuesday, March 21, 2023
9:30 am - 2:00 pm

Texas Public Policy Foundation
901 Congress Ave., Austin, TX 78701

Texas State Capitol at the North Capitol Steps
1100 Congress Ave., Austin, TX 78701

It’s time to share your voice and passion for your kids at the Texas Capitol! We expect to see Education Committee hearings starting soon and want to ensure your legislator hears from you and why we support parental empowerment with Education Savings Accounts. 

Join the Parent Empowerment Coalition and parents, teachers, and supporters from around the great state of Texas on Tuesday, March 21st, to show your support for empowering parents. 

Kids are encouraged to join and see democracy in action with Governor Greg Abbott! 

Complimentary transportation from major cities below.

Locally organized cavavans encouraged. Parents, join us!


  • 9:30AM | Start at TPPF for a t-shirt, ESA education & light refreshments.
  • 10:00AM | Opening Remarks with Corey DeAngelis at TPPF.
  • 11:00AM | Celebration on Capitol North Steps with Governor Abbott.
  • 12:00PM | Return to TPPF for complimentary lunch & program or go meet your state legislator!
  •  2:00PM | Event ends and buses depart.

Complimentary Transportation Options – (Reserving a bus ticket also gets you entry into the event!)

San Antonio:

1. Bass Pro Shop (The RIM | 17907 IH-10 West, San Antonio, TX 78257)

  • Departs at 8:00AM
  • Caravan with Corey DeAngelis!

2. River City Christian School (5810 Blanco Rd, San Antonio, TX 78216)

  • Departs at 8:15AM


3. Houston Premium Outlets (29300 Hempstead Rd, Cypress, TX 77433)

  • Meet at the Gap Store
  • Departs at 7:15AM

4. CANCELED: Bass Pro Shop (Katy Mills Mall | 5000 Katy Mills Cir #415, Katy, TX 77494)

  • This stop has been CANCELED due to logistical complications. We apologize for the inconvenience and hope to see you at our Houston stop instead at Cypress Christian School tonight at 6:00PM!

The Woodlands:

5. Grace Woodlands Church (24400 Interstate Hwy 45, The Woodlands, TX 77386)

  • Departs at 6:30AM


6. Americans For Prosperity Texas Headquarters (1020 E. Levee St., Dallas, TX 75207)

  • Departs at 6:15AM


7. Walmart Lot (1701 E End Blvd N, Marshall, TX 75670)

  • Departs at 5:00AM


8. Walmart Lot (515 E Loop 281, Longview, TX 75605)

  • Departs at 5:00AM


9. Walmart Lot (450 S SE Loop 323, Tyler, TX 75702)

  • Departs at 5:00AM


10. Walmart Lot (4000 New Boston Rd, Texarkana, TX 75501)

  • Departs at 5:00AM

Parking in Austin –

Please see the parking options below and click here for a parking map:

  • Capitol Visitors Parking – Parking is free for the first 2 hours. $1 for each half hour thereafter. Maximum daily charge is $12.
  • Metered parking – pay per minute/hour Congress Avenue – 9th Street and surrounding streets
  • Peak Parking LLC – $6.00 for first 30 minutes then $3.00 for each additional 30 minutes -176 E 9th St, Austin, TX 78701
  • Capitol Tower – $9.00 per hour – 206 E 9th Street, Austin, TX 78701