Save the Caves 2019


Join us at Buffalo Billiards
in Austin for a night of






Aug 3, 2019

Help support cave conservation, protect cave and karst resources, and save endangered species, all while having a great time and winning fabulous prizes.

This event is a fundraiser for the Texas Cave Management Association. TCMA is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to cave conservation. We own and protect cave preserves across Texas, including Avery Ranch Cave and Whirlpool Cave in Austin, Robber Baron Cave in San Antonio, Ezell’s Cave in San Marcos, Deep and Punkin Caves in Carta Valley, and many others.

Rock out with the Gary Franklin Band!

Founded by cavers and including some of TCMA’s own members, they’re back, bringing you more fun funk and rock classics that will get you moving, including songs by:

  • Stevie Wonder
  • Kool & the Gang
  • Earth, Wind and Fire
  • Wilson Pickett
  • KC and the Sunshine Band

Fantastic Location

Full bar
Dinner included
Foosball and
pool tables
Outdoor patio
overlooking 6th St
and darts

We’ve got the upstairs of Buffalo Billiards! Besides mingling with your conservation-minded friends, look at all the fun things to do while supporting a great cause:

  • Free beer
  • Light snacks
  • Cash bar
  • Music
  • Pool
  • Darts
  • Foosball
  • Shuffleboard
  • Outside patio

Registration includes

Advance ticket sales have ended, but you can buy tickets at the door! Join us for a great time while helping to protect and conserve our caves.

You can support the TCMA while you shop on Amazon. It’s easy and free!

Just click any of our Amazon Affiliate links on our site, then select and buy your products on Amazon, and Amazon will contribute 6% or more of your purchase to the TCMA. It doesn’t cost you anything extra and is a huge benefit to the TCMA.

You can also support the TCMA through AmazonSmile. Just select “Texas Cave Management Association” as your charity, shop at, and Amazon will donate 0.5% to the TCMA. However, our Amazon Affiliate link contributes over 10x as much to the TCMA, so if you can use the link instead, please do!

Regardless of which method you choose, we thank you for supporting the TCMA.