When: Friday, December 2, 6-9 p.m.
Where: Mueller Browning Hangar, 4550 Mueller Drive, Austin
Join us for an evening of holiday festivities! Friends, family and even four-legged companions will enjoy an evening of traditional holiday fun including a walk around Mueller Lake adorned with holiday lights, a visit with Santa Claus, a snow slide, gingerbread house decorating, kids’ crafts, hot chocolate, photo booth, holiday music and much more under the Hangar!
When: Saturday, December 3, 9:30 a.m. – noon
Where: Girlstart STEM Center, 1400 W. Anderson Lane, Austin
Join Girlstart for a free, frosty DeSTEMber Fest Extravaganza at the Girlstart STEM Center on Saturday, December 3rd! Enjoy star shows in our mini planetarium, design avalanche rescue equipment to attach to a robot, and make a solar oven to roast your own s’mores at home. The whole family will discover the science behind this magical time of year with marshmallow slingshots, reindeer antlers, fluffy snow and more hands-on fun! FREE!
When: Saturday, December 3rd, 3-5pm
Where: Stores in Domain II between Dick’s Sporting Goods and Dillard’s. Participating store will be marked with a balloon column and we’ll have helpers on hand to guide you.
Enjoy all things holiday and elf with face painters, games with prizes, photo opportunities, Eelf ID station, giveaways, letters to Santa, balloon twisting and an afternoon snack! Elf training is certified and recognized with an Elf Academy Diploma.
When: Saturday & Sunday, December 3-4, 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Where: Brentwood Elementary School, 6700 Arroyo Seco
The Violet Crown Arts Festival is a free art show, music fest and neighborhood block party, all rolled into one fun weekend. Join us Saturday, Dec. 3, and Sunday, Dec. 4, outside Brentwood Elementary for relaxed holiday shopping, family-friendly activities, delicious food and even some dancing!
When: Sunday, December 4, Noon-2pm
Where: ABGB, 1305 W. Oltorf Street, Austin
Celebrate the launch of Expedition Austin: A Kid’s Guide to the Weirdest Town in Texas, a brand new, locally-written book full of adventures for families. The launch party will feature giveaways, signed books and posters, activities for the kids, beer, pizza, and more. FREE!