Kids Activities in the Austin Texas Area | Kids Out and About Austin

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Whimsy & Wonder Art Festival

Whimsy & Wonder, Liberty Hill’s interactive art and music festival, takes place in May. Main Street is transformed into an eclectic fusion of everything whimsical and wonderful, with surprise elements at every turn. Local businesses display art from local artists, and the streets are filled with live art demonstrations, live music, artisan vendors, performers, and food and wine. Visitors can interact with the artists, while getting their own opportunities to create art in the heart of downtown Liberty Hill.
Dates: 
05/15/2021
6 PM – 10 PM
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Organization:

City of Liberty Hill

Location:

926 Loop 332
Liberty Hill, TX, 78642
United States

Phone:

(512) 417-8448

MIXTAPE - Vol. 2- Zach Theatre

Join us for a Rocking night under the stars! MIXTAPE- Volume #2 Is exactly what it sounds like... a Playlist for everyone! Get ready to jam out to past and present Billboard Hits with ZACH's Pre-Professional Company! Who knows...ZACH's Outdoor Plaza may turn into "Austin's Best Social Distanced Dance Party!"
Dates: 
05/14/2021
05/15/2021
05/16/2021
7:30pm
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Organization:

Zach Theatre

Location:

1510 Toomey Rd
Austin, TX, 78704
United States

Phone:

512-476-0541 x1

Round Rock Express Home Games

Come cheer on the home team!
Dates: 
05/13/2021
05/14/2021
05/15/2021
times vary
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Organization:

Round Rock Express

Location:

3400 East Palm Valley Blvd.
Round Rock , TX, 78665
United States

Phone:

(512) 255-BALL (2255)

Wee Discovery Preschool

Preschoolers will explore nature through interactive games, crafts and activities. Participants will experience different activities each session. Pre-registration required. Sign up for 3 or more classes via phone or in person to receive 20% off.
Dates: 
05/18/2021
05/25/2021
10-11 am
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Location:

Fischer Park Nature Education Center
1946 Monarch Way
New Braunfels, TX, 78130
United States

Phone:

(830) 221-4000

Northside Kids Crew - The Art of Flowers

Join Domain NORTHSIDE in May for an in-person NORTHSIDE Kids Crew event! We are going to the Land Down Under! Enter Australia’s Western Desert and see how family stories are carried from one generation to the next. Every family has its story, and we will pass on our personal floral tales by painting with the dot art technique used by Australia’s aboriginal peoples.
Dates: 
05/19/2021
10am
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Organization:

Domain NORTHSIDE

Location:

11821 Rock Rose Blvd.
Austin, TX, 78758
United States

Phone:

512-758-7937

Market Days at Community Gardens

Spring is here and we will be celebrating every Saturday! Vendors, PLANTS, music, food, drinks, kids activities and more! Always family and pet friendly!
Dates: 
05/15/2021
05/22/2021
05/29/2021
10:00AM-2PM
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Organization:

Community Gardens

Location:

1067 Highway 71 W
Bastrop, TX, 78602
United States

Phone:

+1 512-549-3555

UMLAUF Summer Art Camp

All art supplies are included and campers will be able to take their work home. Camps are 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM and 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM. Half-day and full-day camps are available. Campers can bring a lunch and stay all day. For added convenience, early drop-off (8:30 AM - 9:00 AM) and late pick-up (4:00 PM - 5:00 PM M-TH*) are available. If you register your camper before April 15 you’ll receive complimentary early drop-off or late pick-up.
Dates: 
06/07/2021
06/08/2021
06/09/2021
Camps are 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM and 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM. Half-day and full-day camps are available
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Location:

605 Robert E Lee Rd
Austin, TX, 78704
United States

Phone:

512-445-5582

Streaming | National Astronomy Day 2021 - May 15 at 8:30pm AZ/PT from Lowell Observatory

On Saturday, May 15, Lowell Observatory is hosting a livestream in celebration of National Astronomy Day and the 125th anniversary of the historic Clark Telescope! Starting at 8:30pm PDT, join Lowell educators at the Clark Telescope for live looks at the Sombrero Galaxy, the first object that was observed to have Red Shift by Vesto Slipher! Lowell astronomer Deidre Hunter will discuss the Sombrero’s importance to Slipher’s research on what we know today as galaxies, her own modern-day galaxy research, and how she got interested in astronomy. You’ll also hear all about the Clark’s fascinating history and its place in popular culture.
Dates: 
05/15/2021
11:30pm EDT / 10:30pm CDT / 9:30pm MDT / 8:30pm PDT / 7:30pm AKDT
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Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Sprouts Story Time- Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

Bring your little ones to the Family Garden for nature-themed story times especially for ages three to five. A new seasonal, age-appropriate story is featured each week. Story time will be held outdoors, so please come dressed for the weather and don’t forget your water bottle! Bring a blanket if you like and choose a spot on the lawn to give your neighbors plenty of distance.
Dates: 
05/12/2021
05/13/2021
05/19/2021
10:00 am - 10:45 am
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Location:

Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center 4801 La Crosse Ave
Austin, TX, 78739
United States

Phone:

512-232-0100

Hotel Ella Summer Movies on the Lawn

Watch a classic camp film under the big, bright stars of a summer night in Texas! Our Summer Movies on the Lawn series is officially in session May 19th at 8pm, with a screening of The Parent Trap. Each general admission ticket includes access to movie & a bag of popcorn. Drinks, candy & additional popcorn will be available for purchase.
Dates: 
05/19/2021
8:00 PM
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Organization:

Hotel Ella

Location:

1900 Rio Grande St
Austin, TX, 78705
United States

Phone:

(512) 495-1800

Baby Bloomers- The Thinkery

Baby Bloomers is a special program during which the museum is open exclusively for visitors ages 0–3 years and their families. Currently being offered on Saturday mornings from 9 – 11 am only. Baby Bloomers provides caregivers and early learners the chance to experience Thinkery together in an environment focused solely on them.
Dates: 
05/15/2021
05/22/2021
05/29/2021
9:00 am - 11:00 am
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Organization:

The Thinkery

Location:

1830 Simond Ave Meredith Learning Lab
Austin, TX, 78723
United States

Phone:

(512) 469-6200