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Cool Off in These Austin Splash Pads This Summer

Summer is fast approaching and if there’s one thing you should know about, it’s where to find all the best water play in Austin. Keeping cool is essential when the […]

The Best Thing About Austin Summers: Zilker Summer Musical!

This summer, the Zilker Hillside Theater continues its beloved tradition of bringing joy and entertainment to the heart of Austin. The annual free outdoor summer musical is my favorite thing […]

The Ultimate Summer Bucket List For Kids in Austin

the ultimate summer bucket list for kids in austin

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The Best Summer Reading Challenges For Kids In Austin

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The Best May Events For Kids in Austin

May can feel so busy with school and sports ending, but the weather is gorgeous and there are so many fun events for families and kids in Austin. Kick things […]
😎 CHEAP THINGS TO DO THIS SUMMER ☀️ 💦 Veterans Memorial Pool in Cedar park 🎥 @drafthouseaustin Kids Camp $5 summer movies 🏖️ Emma Long Metropolitan Park on a weekday 🌳 @mckinneyfallsstatepark 🏊 @bartonspringspool 💦 Rock’N River Twilight Hours (half price admission for the last 2 hours of the day) 🎮 @cidercade_austin $12 all-you-can-play arcade games 💦 Quarry Splash Pad $2 🚂 Cedar Rock Railroad (same park as Quarry)
5/24 🦖 Dinosaurs Around the World at @wildflowercenter 🧚 Woodland Faerie Trail at @zilkerbotanicalgarden 🌱 Down To Earth Event at the @sciencemilltx from 10am-5pm 🤠 @cityofdrippingsprings Fair & Rodeo 💦Rock’N River Waterpark opening day from 12-6pm 🇬🇷 @austingreekfestival 11am-10pm 🎶 Live on the Lawn at @hillcountrygalleria 6:30-8:30pm 🎶 Live music for free on the patio at @Central_Market North Lamar 4:30-8pm ‌ 5/25 🧚Woodland Faerie Trail at @zilkerbotanicalgarden 🦖Dinosaurs Around the World at @wildflowercenter 🤠@cityofdrippingsprings Fair & Rodeo 🍅 @texasfarmersmarket NEW LOCATION at @TheBellDistrict, 200 S. Bell Blvd, Cedar Park 9am-1pm 🌱Down To Earth Event at the @sciencemilltx from 10am-5pm 🎨 Free Craft at IKEA Round Rock from 10am-noon 🎶 @groundworkmusic at @hiveaustin 10am 💦Quarry Splash Pad opening day 10am-6pm (bring credit card for $2 entry fee) 🇬🇷 @austingreekfestival 11am-10pm 💦Veterans Memorial Pool in Cedar Park opening day 12-7pm $2-5 🎨Kids Club at all Michael’s stores- make a craft for free from 10-noon 📚 Story Time at @BookPeople 10:30am 📖 Free Story Time at @PaperBarkBirchbooks 11am and Ways to Play storytime and Crayon Suncatcher craft at 1pm 🍒 @domainfarmersmarket from 10-2 🎉Contracommon Summer Arts Festival at @hillcountrygalleria from 2-8pm 🎶 Live music for free on the patio at @Central_Market North Lamar 5:30-8pm 😂 @csz_austin Comedy Sportz at @pinballz_lakecreek at 7:30pm ‌ 5/26 🦖Dinosaurs Around the World at @wildflowercenter 🧚Woodland Faerie Trail at @zilkerbotanicalgarden 🤠 @cityofdrippingsprings Fair & Rodeo Down To Earth Event at the 🌱 @sciencemilltx from 10am-5pm 🎨Free Craft at IKEA Round Rock from 12-2pm 🇬🇷 @austingreekfestival 12-10pm 🛍️Mini Maker Market at @hiveaustin 2-5pm 😎 @Thinkeryatx has free community Sundays from 3-5pm 😂 @hideouttheatre kids improv show at 4pm 🎶 Live music for free on the patio at Central Market North Lamar 530-8 ‌ 5/27 🦖Dinosaurs Around the World at @wildflowercenter 🧚Woodland Faerie Trail at @zilkerbotanicalgarden 🎨Free Craft at IKEA Round Rock from 10am-1pm 🐱 Kids & Kittens Day at @purrfectocatlounge
💦 Rock’N River Water Park opens this Friday (May 24)! 📍 800 Harrell Parkway, Round Rock (inside Old Settler’s Park) 💵 $14 Adults (18-49 years) $12 Children (2-17 years) $6 Young Children (2 and under) $12 Seniors (50 years and older) ⭐️ Half price Twilight Admission takes place the last 2 hours of the day (available onsite) 👉 Why we love it: ✅ you can bring your own food! ✅ smaller than other water parks (less overwhelming) ✅ baby pool areas are good for toddlers ✅ water slides ✅ lazy river ✅ dump bucket Kids must pass a swim test and get a wristband to do most slides! Buy tickets online or at the park. Season pass holders get special early opening hours once a month.
💦 Veterans Memorial Pool opens THIS SATURDAY (May 25) from noon-7pm! 📍 2525 W New Hope Dr, Cedar Park 💵 $2-5 (kids 3 & under are free) 🚫CLOSED ON TUESDAYS 🔥 HOT TIPS: ✅ Get there early for a shady spot! ✅ Bring a cooler with water and snacks! ✅ You can borrow their life vests or bring your own This pool has a mini water park vide without the crazy lines or prices! Zero-depth pool entry with bubblers, diving platform, water slides, an obstacle course, a dump bucket and more!
💦 Opens this Saturday! May 25! 💦 📍 Quarry Splash Pad, Southwest Williamson County Regional Park, 3005 Co Rd 175, Leander. Opens May 25, 2024 thru Labor Day from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. $2 per person, credit cards only. Closed Mondays and Tuesdays except Memorial Day and Labor Day.
☀️ AUSTIN SUMMER BUCKET LIST ☀️ Comment the word SUMMER below and I will DM you a link to all the best things to do this summer with kids in Austin! 😎 Don’t want to comment? No worries! There’s a direct link in my bio! Just click the link! Here’s what we cover: 💦Splash pads & water parks 🏖️ Swimming holes 📚 Summer Reading Challenges 🚗 Day trips 📅 Events happening this summer 🛝 Playgrounds and indoor playgrounds 🎶 Live music events 💥 Fireworks 🆓 Free fun in Austin And more! ✅ Plus NEW THIS YEAR: a free printable checklist! 🤩 Find it at the top of the SUMMER BUCKET LIST!
🧁 @cupprimosouth is NOW OPEN!!! 📍 4404 W William Cannon Dr Unit N, Austin My favorite cupcake cafe just opened a SOUTH AUSTIN location! They have daily flavors and special flavors. My favorite is the Reese’s Ripoff (on Wednesdays) and my boys like their Blue Velvet (daily). They only had minis there today, but will have the large size soon as well.
💡 THINK LOUNGE is Austin’s newest co-working cafe with childcare! 👶 📍 13201 Ranch Rd 620 N, Austin ☕️+ 💻 + 👶 3-in-1 Coffee-Coworking-Childcare! 🎉 Get 20% off your 1st visit through June 30! 🗣️If you’re a work from home parent in North Austin, you’re going to want to check this out. ✅ Affordable childcare: $18/hour (only $7 for each additional sibling) ✅Beautiful co-working space right next door with a coffee shop. This is included in the cost of childcare! You don’t have to pay extra to work here. ✅Free WIFI and drip coffee while you work! Zen booths available for quiet phone calls ✅Walk-ins are welcome as long as they have room. Reservations are recommended. ✅Kids are given high quality care (screen-free!) ✅Nut-free facility ✅Age-appropriate activities that change themes every week ✅Low ratio (5:1) 5 kids to 1 teacher/caregiver for high quality care ✅No more guilt that comes with having to work from home and stick your kid on a screen to get stuff done. They can play while you work!