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May Events For Kids in Austin

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Add Devil’s Waterhole at Inks Lake to your summer swimming hole list! ...

🍢Kebab Shop on weekend days
🥞Kerbey Lane Cafe on Tuesdays
🍗Pluckers on Tuesdays
🧀Central Market North Lamar on Tuesdays after 4:30 p.m.
🌮Blue Corn Harvest on Mondays
🥗Modern Market on Sun & Mon from 5-close (order must be placed in store)

🔨Kids DIY Workshops are at Home Depot on the first Saturday of each month
🌸Nature Nights at Wildflower Center Thursday evenings in June (free admission from 6-9 p.m.) and Lady Bird Day is free on July 23rd
💦Most splash pads
🎭Zilker Summer Musical (Newsies!)
💚Brushy Creek Trail Playgrounds are all free (and Brushy Creek Lake Park has a splash pad!)
🏊‍♂️Swimming holes like Blue Hole in Georgetown, Tejas Camp, Lake Pflugerville, and Secret Beach are all free!
📚Summer Reading Program and visit the Central Public Library
🎆H-E-B Austin Symphony July 4th Concert & Fireworks is free!
🦇See the bats along the South Congress Bridge
🦕See the real dinosaur tracks in Leander
🚴🏼9th Street BMX or Milburn Park in Cedar Park
🦚Mayfield Park, Laguna Gloria (free on Thursday), and Mt Bonnell
🎶 orchestra concerts at the Long Center every Sun at 7:30 p.m.
🎳Spare Time Bowling Free Summer Fun Pass
🧘‍♀️Kid’s Yoga @atxyogagirl 6/24, 7/22, 8/26
📸Mural tour of Austin
🦕Austin Nature & Science Center
🚶Ann & Roy Butler Hike & Bike Trail, then take a dip on the free side of Barton Springs (otherwise known as “Barking Springs”)
🥾 Most hikes are free
💜 Alliance Childrens Garden + Liz Carpenter Fountain
🌳 Treehouse at Pease Park
💚 Green playhouse at Katherine Fleischer Park

🏙Take a free tour of the Capitol
🌟First Sunday at the Bullock (free admission on the first Sun of the month)
🎨Blanton Art Museum and Laguna Gloria are free every Thursday!

🎬Alamo Drafthouse Kids Camp ($5 movies)
🏊‍♂️Barton Springs
💦Quarry Splash Pad & Cedar Rock Railroad (bothare at Southwest Williamson County Park)
🎮Cidercade has a $10 entry fee and free all you can play games once inside
🔫Dart ‘Em Up has Twofer Tuesdays: 2 can play for $10 on Tuesdays
💦 Half price at Rock’N River from 5-7 pm (closed Wed)

Free Kids DIY Workshops at Home Depot are the first Saturday of each month from 9-12! 🙌 Everything is free!! ...

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