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Swing into Summer on These Austin Rope Swings

Looking for a fun place to cool down this summer? We’ve got the ultimate idea: swing into summer on these Austin rope swings! Don’t forget your sunscreen, bug spray, water, […]

The Best Spots to Climb Trees in Austin

I’m a mom to 3 boys, and my middle son is always climbing trees. This post was inspired by him, and is dedicated to all the fellow tree climbers out […]

Kids Giving Back in Austin

Kids Giving Back: Volunteering & Acts of Kindness in Austin We are always trying to come up with ways to show our kids how to give back to our community […]

Kalahari: All You Need To Know!

Here are all the best tips for visiting Kalahari Resort in Round Rock. We had a great time, with kids of all ages. Here are all the things I wish […]

Visiting Austin: 5 Exciting Kid Adventures

If you are planning to visit Austin with your kids, or you live in Austin and kids are coming to visit, we’ve got some fun ideas on how to keep […]

Fall Events in Austin You Don’t Want To Miss!

There’s a lot happening this fall! Here are the fall events in Austin you don’t want to miss! Fall Events in Austin You Don’t Want To Miss! Touch A Truck: […]

Meet Jenn and the Adventure Crew!

Meet Jenn from the Adventure Crew and join her as she leads outdoor adventures with littles, weekly kid led hikes, and monthly moms-only hikes, too!

Get On Island Time at Son’s Island

One of our favorite adventures is only about an hour's drive away from Austin, but you definitely don't feel like you're still in Texas while you're here. If you're looking for the perfect summer getaway for your Austin staycation, get on island time at Son's Island.

How To Do Barton Springs With Kids

Barton Springs is a famous Austin landmark that should not be missed. Tourists and locals alike flock to this unique part of Austin’s history and culture. These helpful tips will show you how to do Barton Springs with kids.

Waterloo Park: Urban Oasis

Waterloo Park is the newest green space to grace Austin's ever-changing landscape. It features a park, walking trails, gardens, and an amphitheater that will be home to future festivals.
4/19 🪩 @austincityparks Free Preschool Playtime Rave at Northwest Rec Center 10:30-12:30 🎸 @kutx Rock The Park at Mueller Lake Amphitheater 6:45pm 🖼️ @cityoflakeway Art Walk is Friday-Sun 👸 Princess Plooza from 4-7pm at @inflatablewonderland_atx 🎶 Live music at @central_market 5:45-8pm 🎶 Live on the Lawn at @hillcountrygalleria 6:30-8:30pm ‌ 4/20 🌎 @keepaustinbeautiful Day (sign up to volunteer!) 🦋Butterfly Festival at @emilyanntheatre from 9-5 🎶 Earth Day Show @thebreakfastboogieatx at @thefaroutaustin 10-12 🐝 Austin Nature & Science Center Nature Day 10-2 🎣 Free Learn to Fish at Southwest Williamson County Regional Park from 8-12 👧 @austinparksfdn Play Date in the Park at Brentwood Neighborhood Park 10am-noon 🔨 Free Kids DIY Workshop at Lowes from 10-1 🌎 @thetrailconservancy Earth Day Jubilee 10am-2pm at International Shores 🐟 Rainbow Fish The Musical at @srtaustin 11am & 1pm 🌎Earth Day Festival from 9-12 at Old Settlers Park 🎶 Live music at @central_market north Lamar 10:15am-8pm 🏰 @sherwoodforestfaire 📚 Story Time at @bookpeople at 10:30am 📖 Free Story Time at @paperbarkbirchbooks at 11am 🍒 @domainfarmersmarket from 11-3 🌷Springfest at Fisherman’s Park in Bastrop 11-3:30 🐸 A Year With Frog & Toad at @zachtheatre 2pm 🤸‍♂️ @funbox at @bartoncreeksq 🎶 Saturday Night Concert Series at @hillcountrygalleria 7-9pm ‌ 4/21 🎨 Junk Mosaics Workshop at @austincreativereuse from 10-12 (register in advance) 🌎 @cedarparkparks Earth Day celebration 1-4pm at Lakeline Park 🇯🇵 Children’s Day Festival from 2-4pm at Cat Hollow Park @austin_japan_community 🐟 Rainbow Fish The Musical at @srtaustin 11am and 1pm 🎨 Sunday Makebreak at Michael’s stores from 2-4pm free tie dye event (must bring your own shirt or purchase one there) 🌎 @learningexpressaustintx Free Earth Day event: paint plates from 12-3pm 🎶 Texas Community Music Festival at @central_market 10:15am-8pm 🏰 Last Day of @sherwoodforestfaire 🐸 A Year With Frog & Toad at @zachtheatre 2pm 🤸‍♂️ @funbox at @bartoncreeksq 😎 @thinkeryatx has free community Sundays from 3-5pm 😂 @hideouttheatre kids improv show at 4pm ‌ 🎥 video was taken at @thebreakfastboogieatx at The Far Out Lounge
🌷Now’s the time to book your Mother’s Day brunch at @fairmontatx 💗 📍 Fairmont Austin, 101 Red River St, Austin $125/adults, $35/kids, free for 4 and under 📅 May 12th from 10am-2pm 🛍️ pop-up market 🍳 omelette station, slow roasted prime rib, pastries, and more Go to: fairmont-austin.com/dine/mother’s-day-brunch to make your reservation before it sells out! (Or click the link in our bio)
✨ MUELLER FUN FOR KIDS ✨ Where to eat: 🥞 @kerbeylanecafe (kids eat free Tuesdays) 🍢 @tks_thekebabshop (kids eat free weekends) 🥗 @dishsociety (kids eat free Tuesdays) 🍕 @aviatorpizza 🍦 @lickicecreams 🧁 @ladyquackscakery 🍔 @redbudicehouse 🍺 @batchatx 🍅 @texasfarmersmarket every Sunday Where to play: 👧 @thinkeryatx Austin’s only children’s museum 💦 Mary Elizabeth Branch Park (and splash pad!) 🛝 Mueller Lake Park (across from the Thinkery) 🛝 Ella Wooten Park 🛝 Patterson Park 👧 John Gaines Park 🛹 Southeast Greenway Skate Park 🐙Jessie Andrews Park 🧸 @learningexpressaustintx 🦋 Butterfly Garden Also see: 🕷️The giant spider statue Arachnophilia 🐉 Nessy the Loch Ness Monster at Mueller Lake Park 🐙Ocho the giant octopus at Jessie Andrews Park
4/12 🍓Strawberry picking at @sweetberryfarm 8:30-5:30 (check website for updates before you go) 🪻Bluebonnet Festival downtown Burnet April 12-14 🎶 Texas Community Music Festival at @central_market 5:45-8pm 🎶 Live on the Lawn at @hillcountrygalleria 6-8pm 🎶 Live at Lakeline Concert Series @cityofcedarpark live music at Lakeline Park at 6:30pm 🎶 Live music for free on the patio at @Central_Market North Lamar 5:30-8pm ‌ 4/13 🍓Strawberry picking at @sweetberryfarm 8:30-5:30 (check website for updates before you go) 🎨 Kids Club at Michael’s stores 10-noon (free!) 🪁 Soaring Over South Congress @letterpressplay 10am-5pm 🎶 Texas Community Music Festival at @central_market north Lamar 10:15am-8pm 🖼️ Second Saturdays are for Families at Laguna Gloria- free admission from 11-3 @contemporaryatx 🏰 @sherwoodforestfaire 10am-dusk, kids 5 and under are free! 📚 Story Time at @bookpeople at 10:30am 📕 Free Story time with Kester at @lazarusbrewing at 10:30 (RSVP, space is limited) 📖 Free Story Time at @paperbarkbirchbooks at 11am 🍒 @domainfarmersmarket from 11-3 🎉 Family Fun Fest at @abw_sv 12-4pm 🥳Six Years of Vista Party at @vistabrewing 12-7pm 🌳Family Nature Fest at Garey Park from 1-4pm 🐿️Squirrel Fest at @peasepark from 4-10pm 🤸‍♂️ @funbox the world’s largest bounce park at @bartoncreeksq 🎶 Saturday Night Concert Series at @hillcountrygalleria 7-9pm 😂 @csz_austin Comedy Sportz at @pinballz_lakecreek at 7:30pm ‌ 4/14 🪁 @abckitefest at Zilker Park 10am-5pm 🫶Art of Kindness Community Day at @easytigeratx East $8 @tkckindness 🌸Kids Flower Painting Workshop at @austincreativereuse from 10-noon $20 🎶Texas Community Music Festival at @central_market 10:15am-8pm 🏰 @sherwoodforestfaire 10am-dusk (BOGO tickets before noon) Kids 5 and under are free! 🖼️ @umlaufsculpture Free Family Day from 11-4 ⚾️ @rrexpress Kids Day at 1:05pm 🍓Strawberry picking at @sweetberryfarm 1-5pm (check their website for updates before you go!) 🤸‍♂️ @funbox the world’s largest bounce park at @bartoncreeksq 😎 @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 5:30-8pm
📚 FREE STORYTIME this Saturday, April 13 from 10:30-11am at @lazarusbrewing 🙌 📍 4803 airport blvd, Austin RSVP online to secure a spot (this will fill up fast!) 🏴‍☠️ Pirate ship playground, beer, coffee, breakfast, and a free story time. What could be better?!
🍔 Good Luck Grill in Manor 🍗 📍 14605 FM973, Manor Restaurant with a playground and large patio! Would be fun to eat at after visiting @crowesnestfarm 🙌
✨ Kid-friendly things to do in Waco ✨Where to stay + a discount code! ✨ 🐘 @cpzoo 💦 Cameron Park & Splash Pad 🥤 @drpeppermuseum 👧 @maybornmuseum 📚 @fabledbookshop 🍦 @casakumwesu is the ice cream house of Waco and the absolute best place to stay with kids! We have a DISCOUNT CODE for you- if you use code: AustinFFK you will get 10% off your stay! 🙌 We LOVE this house so much, they have thought of everything! So much room to fit everyone comfortably plus an amazing upstairs game/lounge loft that’s a kid’s dream come true! 🤩
🤩 NEW PLAYGROUND AT BRUSHY CREEK LAKE PARK 📍 3300 Brushy Creek Rd, Cedar Park 💦 splash pad opens in May 🚽 restrooms near splash pad 🪻bluebonnets are still hanging around if you hurry!