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The New Zilker Eagle Train At Zilker Park in Austin

The new Zilker Eagle Train at Zilker Park in Austin opens on June 12, 2024! The old Zilker Zephyr Train has been removed and replaced with this new train. We […]

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ADDIE GROSS FESTIVALS, HOLIDAYS, OUTDOORS, ROUND ROCK MOMS, SUMMER Austin, Texas, is famed for its vibrant music scene, rich cultural diversity, and world-class cuisine. But did you know it’s also a fantastic place to celebrate […]

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Cool Off in These Austin Splash Pads This Summer

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🤫 SECRET “BEACH” at Quarries Park 📍 Hyde Park High School, 11400 MoPac Expy S, Austin 🚗 Follow the parking lot until it ends. There’s a turtle-filled lake that has a tiny sandy “beach”. It’s very small, but kept my kids entertained for hours. Seven turtles swam next to us the whole time! 🐢
📌 SAVE THIS POST!!! 📌 🔟 INDOOR PLACES TO PLAY WITH BABIES & TODDLERS AROUND AUSTIN: 👶 @indigoplayaustin 👶 @kalahariresortsroundrock 👶 @pikopyestown 👶 @toybraryaustin 👶 Catch Air 👶 @thinkeryatx 👶 @mtplaymore 👶 Play Street Museum (Sunset Valley & Round Rock locations) 👶 @familybarn_tx 👶 @totboxplaycafe
☀️ INDOOR PLACES TO PLAY THIS SUMMER (Part One) 🐠 Bass Pro Shops in Round Rock (see the fish and go bowling at Uncle Bucks) 🎮 @cidercade_austin (all-you-can-play arcade games for $12) 🎮 @tomfoolerysadventure inside @kalahariresortsroundrock 💦 @splashshack (small indoor waterpark for little kids) 🧸 @toybraryaustin (play with their toys and borrow the ones you like!) 👧 @pikopyestown (indoor play town with a South Austin location and Lakeway location) 🏔️ @mtplaymore (climbing playground with a toddler section and arcade) 🎢 @theofficialaustins indoor rides, arcade, mini golf 🌟Catch Air (indoor space-themed playground) 👧 @indigoplayaustin (indoor playground with baby & toddler areas) 🌀 @altitudeatx @altituderoundrock trampolinium 📚 @bookpeople children’s story times every Tues, Weds, & Sat at 10:30am 🎳 @mymainevent bowling, laser tag, arcade 🚛 Play Street Museum (2 locations: Sunset Valley & Round Rock)
⛺️ Fortastic Adventure is now open at @thinkeryatx 🙌 📍 1830 Simond Ave, Austin 🤩 Imagine! Design! Build! @thinkeryatx newest exhibit is all about kids getting creative with open-ended play. Phase One is now open downstairs (and is geared towards older kids). Phase Two will be geared towards younger kids and will open upstairs in the fall. 🪑Kids have the freedom to engineer their forts based on their wildest dreams. There are endless opportunities for creativity along with the challenge of learning how to coordinate with others. They can use tables, chairs, sheets, lamps, and more. 🎉Check it out and encourage your kids to express their creativity! 🤗 👉Please note that @thinkeryatx no longer has Sunday Community Hours. Free admission to the Thinkery is only on Tuesdays from 3-7pm.
💖 @austinsaltroom is working hard to create an amazing family friendly community! Owned and operated by a local MOM! Give her page a follow and check it out! 🥰 @austinsaltroom 📍 2215 S 1st St, Austin Check this place out if you’re looking for: 💖 an indoor place to play for kids 💖 a relaxing, calm environment 💖 relief from congestion, allergies, asthma, eczema, inflammation, and more 💖 other parents and kids to meet and hang out with! 🧩The beautiful salt room has toys, puzzles, and books for kids. The salt-infused air helps decrease stress, boost your immune system, and reduces symptoms and ailments. 👀 Check their website for availability and pricing. They have dedicated kids’ sessions Mondays and Thursdays at 4pm and daily from 10am-1pm based on availability. Check the website to schedule.
😎 POP UP PLAY DAY ☀️ 🆓 Free, family friendly activities, music, dancing, games, refreshments, and more! 📅 This Saturday, July 20 9-11am 📍 Memorial Park, 600 Lee Street, Round Rock
7/19 🎶 Free live music at @central_market North Lamar 5:30-8pm ⭐️ @BullockMuseum Music Under The Star 6-9pm @lostexmaniacs 🎭Legally Blonde @zilkertheatreproductions 8:15pm at the Zilker Hillside Theater 🎭Footloose The Musical at @hillcountrygalleria 8pm 🎥 The Little Mermaid at Metz Park at dusk @austincityparks ‌ 7/20 🐢Wild Waterloo: BioBlitz from 10-12:30 at @waterloogreenway Treedeck- FREE STEM event for kids 🔨 Free Kids DIY Workshop at Lowes 10am-1pm 😎Pop Up Play Day 9-11am Memorial Park in Round Rock 🐶Austin Zoo at @austin_humane 10:30am-12pm Free, all ages event 🍉 @domainfarmersmarket 10-2 😂Summer Stories on the Spot @excusedabsencecomedy kid-friendly improv show at 11am $5 at @coldtownetheater 📚 Story Time at @BookPeople at 10:30am 📖 Free Story Time at @PaperBarkBirchbooks at 11am 🍦National Ice Cream Day along @musiclaneaustin on @southcongressatx 12-5pm free ice cream while supplies last 🎶Free live music at @central_market North Lamar 5:30-8pm 🍕Grand Opening of @600degreespizza Cedar Park 😂 @csz_austin Comedy Sportz at @pinballz_lakecreek at 7:30pm 🎭Legally Blonde @zilkertheatreproductions 8:15pm at the Zilker Hillside Theater 🎭Footloose The Musical at @hillcountrygalleria 8pm ‌ 7/21 🎶 @TheBreakfastBoogieatx 10am-noon at @TheFarOutaustin 🎶Free live kids music at @cherrywood_coffeehouse 10am 🍦National Ice Cream Day along @musiclaneaustin on @southcongressatx 12-5pm free ice cream while supplies last 🎨 Sunday Makebreak at all Michael’s stores from 2-4pm make a craft for free! ⚾️Kids Day at @rrexpress 6:35pm 🎭Legally Blonde @zilkertheatreproductions 8:15pm at the Zilker Hillside Theater
🐢 @waterloogreenway Free family-friendly Nature workshops and outdoor nature play activities including a “BioBlitz,” where citizen scientists of all ages will use iNaturalist to identify plants and wildlife within Waterloo Park. Participants might spot a blue heron fishing for lunch, a turtle perched on a log or a nutria out for a swim. 📅 July 20 10am-12:30pm and August 9 6-9pm 📍 Waterloo Park, 500 E 12th St, Austin Visitors will participate in a variety of interactive workshops, immersive experiences, and hands-on activities. Free and open to all!