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Austin Music Mama

2015 ACL Weekend One Picks

September 29, 2015 0

For two consecutive three-day weekends in October, Austin rolls out the green carpet of Zilker’s Great Lawn to welcome the over 100 bands and artists who play the Austin City Limits Music Festival, or, as […]

Kam Franklin's vocals anchor The Suffers. The band also includes Pat Kelly, Adam Castaneda, Michael Razo, Kevin Bernier, Jon Durbin, Cory Wilson, Nick Zamora, Jose "Chapy" Luna and Alex Zamora. Photo Credit: Daniel Jackson
Austin Music Mama

ACL 2015 Must-See Band: The Suffers

September 28, 2015 0

For two consecutive three-day weekends in October, Austin rolls out the green carpet of Zilker’s Great Lawn to welcome the over 100 bands and artists who play the Austin City Limits Music Festival, or, as […]

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Deal: Holiday Mini Sessions

September 28, 2015 0

Holiday Mini Sessions with Bonnie Berry are now being scheduled. That’s right, people… the holidays are fast approaching. Bonnie has a keen eye for capturing her subject’s beauty and personality. With her behind the lens, […]

Night Drive is Brandon Duhon, Rodney Connell and Gibran Nassif (not pictured).
Austin Music Mama

ACL 2015 Must-See Band: Night Drive

September 25, 2015 0

For two consecutive three-day weekends in October, Austin rolls out the green carpet of Zilker’s Great Lawn to welcome the over 100 bands and artists who play the Austin City Limits Music Festival, or, as […]

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Top 10 Fall Events in Austin

September 24, 2015 0

Do you get easily overwhelmed this time of year with so many fall carnivals, festivals and Halloween events? It’s impossible to be at all of the fun events happening this fall in the Austin-area, so […]

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Weekend Events

The Weekenders: September 25 – 27, 2015

September 24, 2015 0

What’s happening this weekend in Austin? A lot, my friend! Friday, September 25, 2015 Fall Madness Comic Book Swap – 3-7 p.m., Bring your old comics in good condition and a bag for the new […]

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Austin Music Mama

ACL 2015 Must-See Band: Muddy Magnolias

September 24, 2015 0

For two consecutive three-day weekends in October, Austin rolls out the green carpet of Zilker’s Great Lawn to welcome the over 100 bands and artists who play the Austin City Limits Music Festival, or, as […]

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Regal Theatres My Way Sensory-Friendly Matinees

September 24, 2015 0

In partnership with Puzzles International and the autism community, Regal Cinemas brings you My Way Matinee. This program is a way for individuals, families and friends to enjoy a morning at the movies in a […]

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Date Night Giveaway: Comedy of Errors

September 23, 2015 0

Looking for a fun date night idea? Austin Scottish Rite Theater produces plays for the entire family, but they want to make sure that the parents get out to have some fun, too! They are […]

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Event: American Indian Heritage Day, 9/25

September 23, 2015 0

Join the Bullock Museum and Great Promise for American Indians in celebrating the 3rd Annual American Indian Heritage Day on Friday, September 25, 2015 from 9am until 8:30pm. The Texas State Legislature named the last […]

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Austin Reading Mama

Local Author Reading List: Mary Helen Specht

September 22, 2015 0

It’s hard enough for us parents to find time to read, let alone to decide what to read. Head to the library and it’s easy to get overwhelmed by the stacks upon stacks of interesting-sounding […]

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Events

Event: Happy Birthdays First Birthday Bash, 10/25

September 22, 2015 0

Recently, we told you about Sharing Happy Birthdays, the non-profit organization that Suzanne Gladden started with the hopes that, one day, every child in Austin would be able to have a birthday party. Happy Birthdays […]

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Austin Music Mama

ACL 2015 Must-See Band: The Wind and The Wave

September 22, 2015 0

For two consecutive three-day weekends in October, Austin rolls out the green carpet of Zilker’s Great Lawn to welcome the over 100 bands and artists who play the Austin City Limits Music Festival, or, as […]

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Event: Community Art Sundays With Creative Action

September 21, 2015 0

Creative Action is bringing back Community Art Sundays this fall! Community Art Sundays celebrate community spirit through dance, music, food, gardening, parades, and inventing. Hosted at the Center for Creative Action, these inclusive, FREE family-friendly […]

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Weekly Planner: September 21-27, 2015

September 20, 2015 0

What’s happening this week in Austin? We’ve got plenty of family-friendly events all week long, including the weekend, to keep your family busy! Monday, September 21, 2015 Baby Bloomers: Nursery Rhymes – 9 a.m. to […]

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Event: Hush Hush Music Bash

September 19, 2015 0

Austin City Limits Music Festival is right around the corner. With so many fabulous musicians coming in for the festival, the whole city will benefit from the free fringe concerts that pop up all over […]

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Celebrate Oktoberfest 2015 in Austin

September 18, 2015 0

Save yourself some time and money by celebrating Oktoberfest in Austin instead of Munich! There are plenty of options to celebrate, most are kid-friendly, and all are sure to offer an abundance of fun. Easy […]

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Austin Foodie Mama

Making Cooking Fun For Kids (And For Parents)

September 18, 2015 0

Like life, cooking is messy, sometimes complicated, occasionally dangerous and at best outrageous fun. It is also a practical art and skill that can be rewarding on many levels. Like: you get to eat a […]

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Austin Theatre Mama

Giveaway: ZACH Theatre’s Winnie the Pooh

September 17, 2015 0

ZACH Theatre’s Winnie the Pooh kicks off the opening of the 2015-2016 Family Series to a sold out crowd! Kids ages 3 and up will enjoy ZACH’s newest production that includes Pooh, Eeyore, Piglet, and […]

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Event: KGSR’s ACL Morning Broadcast, 10/2 & 10/3

September 14, 2015 0

Kick off your 2015 Austin City Limits Music Festival festivities with KGSR’s Morning Show Live Broadcast at Threadgill’s World Headquarters! The morning show live broadcast happens Friday and Saturday, October 2nd and 3rd from 8am […]

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Your Guide to 2015 Austin Museum Day

September 14, 2015 0

On Sunday, September 20, 2015 from 10:00am to 5:00pm, Austin museums open their doors for a free city-wide celebration of art, culture, history, music, nature and science. More than forty museums in the greater Austin […]

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Weekly Planner: September 14-20, 2015

September 13, 2015 0

Monday, September 14, 2015 Signing Storytime with The Signing Connection (Round Rock) – 10:00am – 10:30am., Join the Baby Signing Time revolution! This class is geared for children 0-5 years and their parents. Amy from […]

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Gourmet By Numbers Grand Opening In North Austin

September 13, 2015 0

Gourmet By Numbers, a local startup committed to keeping Austin cooking by providing fresh, ready-to-cook meal kits, is proud to announce the grand opening of their brick and mortar store in North Austin at 7318 […]

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Event: Little Helping Hands Big Night Out 2015, 9/26

September 11, 2015 0

Time to call those babysitters, because one of our favorite non-profits in town, Little Helping Hands, is having its 4th annual Big Night Out on Saturday, September 26 from 6:30-10:30pm at the Mexican American Cultural […]

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20 Austin Care Package Ideas

September 10, 2015 2

Have you ever wanted to assemble a very Austin care package? My goddaughter just left the state for college, and my mom and I wanted to put together a little something exciting for her to […]

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Austin Music Mama

Event: Girls Rock Austin’s Rock-A-Thon, 9/24

September 10, 2015 1

Girls Rock Austin is hosting its Second Annual Rock-A-Thon on Thursday, September 24th from 6-10pm at Cheer Up Charlie’s. All proceeds will go toward the organization’s mission of empowering girls and women through music and […]

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Weekend Events

Weekend Events: September 11-13, 2015

September 10, 2015 0

Looking forward to the weekend? So are we! Here are some fun activities to keep your family busy this weekend. Friday, September 11, 2015 Keeping Kids Safe Project- 3 -7 pm. FREE Digital fingerprint and […]

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Event: Terra Toys 35th Birthday PARTY!!

September 10, 2015 0

Come celebrate Terra Toys’ 35th Birthday and the official grand opening of the store’s new espresso bar, the Wind-Up! Enjoy FREE birthday cake, party games, drink specials, plus exclusive Terra Toys screen printed T-shirts and […]

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Reviews

Review: Cirque du Soleil’s Kooza

September 9, 2015 0

To watch a Cirque du Soleil show is to gaze in wonder. It turns us back into children, mouths agape and eyes wide. The newest traveling show, Kooza, is no exception. Punctuated by interludes with […]

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