Events

What’s Up Weekly: August 18-22, 2014

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What’s Up Weekly: August 18-22, 2014

Happening All Week Alamo Kids Camp: Rango – Monday, August 18 – Thursday, August 21. Verify showtime before heading out. All Alamo Kids Camp screenings are FREE! Tickets are available at the box office on the day of the show, and seating is first come, first served. No children under the age of 3 will be admitted (except on Baby Day, which is Tuesday, when all ages are welcome to attend). Families with loud children will be asked to leave. Alamo Drafthouse Slaughter, 5701 W Slaughter Ln, Austin. Alamo Kids Camp: Babe –...

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The Weekenders: August 15-17, 2014

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The Weekenders: August 15-17, 2014

Happening All Weekend: Zilker Summer Musical: Oklahoma! – Friday, August 15 and Saturday, August 16 at 8:30 p.m. Set in a Western Indian territory just after the turn of the century, this high-spirited rivalry between the local farmers and cowboys provides a colorful backdrop for Oklahoma!, one of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s most cherished collaborations. FREE! The City of Austin charges $5.00 per car for parking in Zilker Park. Zilker Hillside Theater,‎ 2201 Barton Springs Rd, Austin. Fall Great Outdoors Days (Buda)- Saturday, August 16...

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Story Time & Author Visit at Galaxy Cafe

Posted by on Aug 15, 2014 in Events | 0 comments

Story Time & Author Visit at Galaxy Cafe

How much fun does it sound to attend a frog jamboree?!  You can hop on over to Galaxy Cafe’s Brodie Lane location on Tuesday, August 19th at 10am or a free story time where local author, Jan Ball, will read from her book, Froggy Jamboree. Complimentary refreshments will be provided for the kiddos and parents from 10am-11am. After the book reading, you can hang around for a brief frog activity. And you can also purchase a book to be signed for $10. Galaxy Cafe 9911 Brodie Lane Austin, Texas 78748 Aug. 19th, 10-11am Galaxy Cafe is also...

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Back to School Music Bash

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Back to School Music Bash

Do your kids have the back-to-school blues? Does the end of summer feel like a major bummer? Then let’s squeeze in one last BIG PARTY before they head back to class. Join us at the Back to School Music Bash on August 20th at the Thinkery to celebrate the last hurrah of Summer 2014! You can count on live music, prizes, swag for the kids, entertainment, food and fun for all!  Admission is FREE, but we invite you to take this time to lend a hand to those in need. At the event we’ll be taking donations of new backpacks and/or cash...

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The Weekenders: August 8-10, 2014

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The Weekenders: August 8-10, 2014

Happening All Weekend: The Sound of Music- Friday, August 8 at 7:00 p.m. and Saturday, August 9 at 2:00 p.m. The Sound of Music is the 12th annual summer teen musical by the Christian Choral Society of Austin (CCSA).   Kathy Blair directs the 36 member cast and David Martin conducts a 21 piece professional orchestra . Tickets can be purchased online or at the door, and range in price from $9-$15. Brentwood Christian School, 11908 N. Lamar Blvd., Austin. Seussical the Musical Jr.- Friday, August 8 at 7:00 p.m. and Saturday, August 9 at 2:00...

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The Weekenders: Events for Austin Families, August 1-3, 2014

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The Weekenders: Events for Austin Families, August 1-3, 2014

Happening all weekend: Alamo Kids Camp – Friday, August 1, Saturday, August 2 and Sunday, August 3. See An American Tail at Alamo Drafthouse Village (2700 West Anderson Ln, Austin), Babe at Alamo Drafthouse Slaughter (5701 W Slaughter Ln, Austin) or Rango at Alamo Drafthouse Lakeline (14028 N US Hwy 183, Bldg F, Austin). Verify showtimes before heading out as they frequently change. All Alamo Kids Camp screenings are FREE! Tickets are available at the box office on the day of the show, and seating is first come, first served. No children...

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The Weekenders: Events for Austin Families, July 25- 27, 2014

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The Weekenders: Events for Austin Families, July 25- 27, 2014

Happening all weekend: Alamo Kids Camp – Friday, July 25, Saturday, July 26 and Sunday, July 27. See Frankenweenie at Alamo Drafthouse Village (2700 West Anderson Ln, Austin), Annie at Alamo Drafthouse Slaughter (5701 W Slaughter Ln, Austin) or Rio at Alamo Drafthouse Lakeline (14028 N US Hwy 183, Bldg F, Austin). Verify showtimes before heading out as they frequently change. All Alamo Kids Camp screenings are FREE! Tickets are available at the box office on the day of the show, and seating is first come, first served. No children...

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Free Events at Terra Toys

Posted by on Jul 18, 2014 in Events | 0 comments

Free Events at Terra Toys

Looking for something fun to do in air conditioning? Head over to Terra Toys on Thursday, July 24, 2014, from noon- 6 p.m. for Christmas in July! Come sit on SANTA’S LAP!!! Yes, the real Santa Clause will be at Terra Toys for only ONE DAY! There will be tasty Christmas treats, wonderful christmas music and trivia, and instant snow demonstrations and giveaways all day! Like all Terra Toys events, this is a FREE event! Then, mark your calendars for SHARK WEEK AT TERRA TOYS! Terra Toys loves Sharks and will be celebrating all week long on...

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The Weekenders: Events for Austin Families, July 18-20, 2014

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The Weekenders: Events for Austin Families, July 18-20, 2014

Happening All Weekend: Zilker Summer Musical - Oklahoma! - Friday, July 11, Saturday, July 12, and Sunday, July 13 at 8:30 p.m. Set in a Western Indian territory just after the turn of the century, this high-spirited rivalry between the local farmers and cowboys provides a colorful backdrop for Oklahoma!, one of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s most cherished collaborations. Zilker Summer Musical productions are FREE and open to the public. Bring $5 for parking in Zilker Park. Zilker Hillside Theatre, 2201 Barton Springs...

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Deep Eddy Pool Splash Movie Nights

Posted by on Jul 16, 2014 in Events, Features | 0 comments

Deep Eddy Pool Splash Movie Nights

Survival in Austin during the summer months is made possible with air conditioning and swimming pools. Ok, splash pads, cold beer and margaritas also help, but pools and air conditioning are tops on my list for summer survival in Austin. After swimming recently in another city’s municipal pool, I realized just how lucky we are in Austin to have some really nice swimming pools and splash pads. Taking a swim in Deep Eddy is listed as one of the activities on the Summer Fun Checklist for the month of July! Each month this summer, kids have...

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