It’s hot in Austin! Beat the heat with an icy workshop. Recommended for ages 2–11, kids will make a colorful painting using ice cubes, then watch professional ice sculptor Sean Leahy create a one-of-a-kind work of art before your eyes.
When: Saturday, August 13, 2016, from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Where: The Contemporary Museum of Art, 3809 W. 35th Street
When: Saturday, August 13, 2016, 11:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Where: BookPeople, 603 N. Lamar Blvd.
Bring the entire family to this FREE event that will have a parade through the bookstore, giveaways, Book Pong, activities, cake and champagne and more.
Mueller is throwing a Back to School Bash to celebrate the new school year. The FREE event will include snacks, free school supplies, and activities including a photo booth, obstacle course, live music, face painting, balloon artist, hair coloring station and more.
When: Saturday, August 13, 2016, 10 a.m. to noon
Where: Browning Hangar at Mueller
When: Saturday, August 13 & Sunday, August 14 at 11 a.m.
Where: Scottish Rite Theater, 207 W. 18th Street
Come witness live sword fighting and live archery as Robin Hood’s merry band of outlaws bring the legendary Forest of Sherwood alive in this original play by the creators of Sherwood Forest Faire. The Faire’s official cast will perform this hilarious, action-packed wedding in partnership with the historic Austin Scottish Rite Theater, where 19th Century architecture and original hand-painted set pieces make the perfect setting for the classic tales of Robin Hood. Recommended for all ages. Tickets: $12 adults, $8 children.
When: Sunday, August 14, 2016, noon to 4:00 p.m.
Where: UMLAUF Sculpture Garden, 605 Robert E. Lee Road
Enjoy free family fun under the sun and under the sea while the kids build sand castles, make fish prints and more! Explore the collection! Create art! Listen to stories! Practice yoga! Watch sculpture demos! Enjoy live music and more! FREE!