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!
Koo Koo Kanga Roo to perform at Hush Hush Music Bash.
Kids and adults of all ages will be movin’ and groovin’ at the Hush Hush Music Bash, a FREE family-friendly event that will take place at The Domain. For those who can’t make it to ACL Music Festival and have FOMO (fear of missing out), Hush Hush is the perfect way to get your live music fix while preparing your kids to be future festival-goers in a smaller, more intimate setting.
From babes in strollers to teens, kids of all ages are welcome!
Fun activities include:
– Rain stick making at the Bright Horizons at Westlake booth
– Jumping on Springfree Trampolines
– Cool down with Steel City Pops (available for purchase)
– Dance contest
3 pm: DJ Bill
3:30 pm: RIDERS AGAINST the STORM (RAS)
4:15 pm: Superfun Yeah Yeah Rocketship
5 pm: Koo Koo Kanga Roo
What: Hush Hush Music Bash
Where: The Domain, Amy Donovan Plaza, 11410 Century Oaks Terrace, Austin (in front of iPic Theater)
When: Sunday, October 15, 2017
Time: 3-6 p.m.
RSVP: Facebook Event Page
Presented by: LiveMom, Spare the Rock, Spoil the Child, The Domain, with music sponsored by The Austin Diagnostic Clinic and Springfree Trampoline Austin.
Celebrate all things Star Wars with the family at the Bullock Museum on Saturday, January 7, 2017! This free event will feature:
- Lightsaber demonstrations
- Hands-on activities with intergalactic arts and crafts
- Snap your picture with your favorite Star Wars characters from Austin’s The 501st Legion
- Make a Lego Star Wars masterpiece with Play Well TEKnologies
- Commence your Jedi training in a Star Wars virtual reality experience with Austin Virtual Reality
- Star Wars prize giveaways
- Sign the Princess Leia memorial banner and check out her iconic memorabilia courtesy of Dragon’s Lair Comics
Make it a movie day and watch Rogue One: A Star Wars Story in IMAX® 3D on the biggest screen in Texas! Tickets are still available and can be purchased online or at the Museum’s ticketing counter. Screenings on Saturday, Jan. 7 at 1:00 p.m., 4:05 p.m., 7:15 p.m., and 10:20 p.m.
Come dressed for the Rebellion! Please note: large props are not allowed into the theater and must be stored in a visitors service locker or vehicle prior to showtime.
Where: Bullock Museum
1800 Congress Avenue, Austin
When: Saturday, January 7, 2017
Time: 2-4 p.m.
Cost: FREE! Note: Tickets are required to see Rogue One or for Museum exhibition admission.
More information: http://www.thestoryoftexas.com/visit/calendar/star-wars-family-fun-day-2017
Celebrate fall, Halloween and Oktoberfest at these fun, family-friendly events happening this weekend in Austin!
Boo at the Zoo
When: Friday and Saturday, October 14 &15 from 6:30-9 p.m.
Where: Austin Zoo, 10808 Rawhide Trail
Boo at the Zoo is a fun-filled evening for ghosts and goblins of any age. Come dressed in your Halloween finest (no adult masks, please) and enjoy this Zoo-wide event including the Zoo bedecked in Halloween spookiness, nocturnal animals, unlimited trips through the Haunted Mansion and an eerie train ride. Cost: $15
Oktoberfest at the German-Texas Heritage Society
When: Saturday, October 15, 2016 from 11a.m. to 8 p.m.
Where: German Free School, 507 East 10th Street
Take a stroll through the beautiful historic gardens while listening to live music, sipping German beers and tasting German food! Kids of all ages will be entertained with a magic show, balloon art, storytime and more. Great food from Frank’s and Pfeifers’s Bakery and outstanding German Beer are also at your fingertips during this fun filled event. Admission: $7 in advance, $10 at the door, 12 and under are free.
Red Barn’s PumpkinFest 2016
When: Saturday, October 15, 2016, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Where: Red Barn Garden Center, 12881 Pond Springs Road
Kids of all ages will have fun at this annual festival with a bounce house, petting zoo and pumpkins, too! FREE!
North by Northwest Oktoberfest
When: Saturday and Sunday, October 15-16, 2016
Where: North by Northwest, 10010 Capital Texas Highway, Austin
Enjoy authentic German food and beer, live music, activities for kids including: bounce houses, face painting, Nate the Great Balloon Artist, and a bratwurst eating contest and a wiener dog costume contest, plus more at this event that gives back to local charities. Admission: $2 donation.
Rosita y Conchita at Austin Scottish Rite Theater
When: Sunday, October 16, 2016 at 11 am
Where: Austin Scottish Rite Theater, 207 W. 18th Street
Two sisters try to reunite on the Day of the Dead. Along the way Rosita keeps getting lost, but she miraculously finds her way to Conchita through familiar sounds, sights and smells. Kids of all ages will love the rhyming bilingual dialogue and touching images. Cost: $12 adults, $8 children.
Looking for more family fun this weekend?