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    Looking for a free and family friendly event? Join us at Goodnight Ranch (a rich with personality 700-acre community in southeast Austin) for their 3rd Annual Festival of Good on Saturday, May 18th from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Whitter Park located in the heart of the neighborhood.

    This free and open to the public block-party will feature activities like a petting zoo, face painting, a balloon maker, field day games and more! Attendees can enjoy lunch or snacks from local food trucks. Last year’s event was a hit and this year’s festival will be even better. We hope to see you there!

    To learn more about the Festival of Good and see a full list of vendors please visit: https://www.liveatgoodnight.com/festival-of-good

      What better way to show your appreciation for all the lovely mothers and the wonderful things they do than with decadent chocolates?!? Delysia Chocolatier invites you to spend the day honoring Mom. Treat her to a complimentary chocolate tasting with flavors inspired by the gentle, pure, and elegance of these beautiful women.

      Our Lemon curd apricot chocolate truffle gives a spectacular culinary experience as the perfectly balanced lemon curd and sweet apricots explode in your mouth. Enjoy milk chocolate infused with the floral notes of rose water, a spiced hint of cardamom, and a salty crunch of pistachio as you nibble on our Pistachio rose petal chocolate truffle. Lastly, find your way to our award-winning Spiced wine berry chocolate truffle. Explore the graceful hints of spiced wine blended with a trio of berries that will bring poise and elegance to your palette.

      Take a moment to spoil your wonderful Mother with Delysia Chocolatier’s delectable truffles. We look forward to sharing this special occasion with you and Mom.

        Join the ultimate family-friendly urban scavenger hunt on Sunday, May 5, 2019. Proceeds benefit Central Texas children and teens with an ill parent. Teams of all ages welcome!
        The hunt starts at noon, with four hours for teams to do good deeds, complete challenges and visit various clue stops. Then gather from 4-6 p.m. for the after party at Zilker Lodge at Austin Sunshine Camps. Celebrate the winners, laugh at the photos and share stories over food and games.
        Plan now for an afternoon of laughter that will do your heart–and your community–good.
        Tickets are on sale now – buy your tickets today!
        All proceeds to benefit Wonders & Worries

          Children, it is time to put those art skills to the test for a chance to win amazing chocolate! Delysia Chocolatier will host our annual chocolate Easter egg decorating competition on Palm Sunday, April 14th.

          Children from all over Central Texas are invited to visit our Culinary Center. You will be given a white chocolate Easter egg & edible ink markers for creative decorating purposes. The decorated eggs will be photographed & posted on Delysia Chocolatier’s website, our community & followers will vote for their favorite. The top three eggs that receive the most votes by 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, April 21st will receive a golden egg filled with our chocolate truffles, barks, and molded chocolates. The winners will be announced on Facebook, Instagram, & Twitter on Monday, April 22nd.

          Parents, as your children decorate their eggs, you’re invited to kick back, relax and enjoy a complimentary drink at our Culinary Center. We look forward to you joining us!

            Take a break from the SXSW festivities to relax and love on some goats!

            Our event will be held on the beautiful lawn at a private residence in South Austin, TX.

            The event is BYOM (bring your own mat), but we will have mats for rent for $5 each if you do not have your own. We will also supply the goats for loads of fun and laughter! We may event have a guest star or two like a potbelly pig or maybe even one of our French bulldogs!

            We will be holding 3 yoga classes. Class times are 10:00 am, and 11:15 am, and 12:30 pm. There is limited space available for each class, so please register early! A ticket is required to attend or observe.

            Class will run about 30-45 minutes with time at the end for pictures with the goats! Please do not arrive more than 15 minutes before your class time as check in only takes a few minutes and we want everyone to have enough time for pictures with our baby goats! Parking is available on the street in the neighborhood.

            As with all our events, this event is kid friendly! All children must be monitored and children age 5 or older do require tickets.

            All participants are required to sign a liability waiver/photo release before being allowed to participate.

            We will have t-shirts and other merchandise available to purchase and credit cards are accepted.

            **Please note: in the event of bad weather, we will be moving this event indoors or issuing rainchecks. No refunds will be issued**

              Howl-o-Scream
              October 27, 2018
              5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

              Join us for carnival games, treats, and a haunted house. All ages welcome. Attendees get 10 free tickets or unlimited tickets and a snack for $3.

              The 4th Annual Do512 Family Picnic is happening on Tuesday, March 13, 2018. Don’t miss out on magic, music, food trucks, face painting and more!

              The Lineup:

              Red Yarn at noon

              Magician Black Bert at 1pm

              High Waites at 2 pm

              Cirkus Funk at 3 pm

              Additional activities include hands-on art activities with Creative Action and free face painting.

              Food trucks onsite include Dock & Roll Diner, Taconmaye, Waffle Love, Stony’s Pizza and MOOJO. This event is BYOB. Coolers are allowed for adult beverages & water. No outside food is allowed.

              What: Do512 Family Picnic

              When: Tuesday, March 13, 2018

              Time: 11 am – 4 pm

              Where: The Midway, 1905 S. Capital of Texas Highway

              Cost: Suggested $5 donation per family