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Pease Park in Austin

Pease Park in Austin is one of those true Austin experiences that feels like nowhere else you’ve ever been. We love local places that keep Austin unique, and this is […]

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Goldfish Swim School

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Experience the Magic of Crockett Gardens and Falls in Georgetown

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Hiking the Barton Creek Greenbelt in Austin With Kids

The Barton Creek Greenbelt is probably the most popular place to hike in Austin. But is it doable with kids? Yes! We love taking our kids hiking along the greenbelt. […]
✈️ Did you know about the hidden playground at the cell phone lot at the @ausairport 🙌 It’s right behind the bathrooms. So the next time you’re picking up visitors, bring the kids with you to play at this super cool airplane themed playground!
🍺 @fastfriendsbeer 🥳 Happy First Anniversary Weekend to Fast Friends Beer Co! 📍 7313 N Interstate 35 Frontage Rd NB, Austin They are celebrating all weekend long with family-friendly events happening TOMORROW (May 26). There’s a brand new PLAYGROUND on their patio now so go check it out! 🤗 They will have a face painter, some crafts, and ice cream truck, and more tomorrow for the kids. 🍕 Their beer is great (try the Tropical IPA!) and we loved the food as well! 🧀 cheese pull credit: @cieri.christopher 😂
😎 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!