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KUTX Live at Mueller

    Mueller and KUTX are excited to rock the amphitheater at Mueller Lake Park again this year with another round of free, family-friendly concerts curated by KUTX and our Sunday-evening kids’ show Spare the Rock, Spoil the Child.
    Come a little early to grab your spot on the lawn (blankets are cool, but chairs aren’t) and grab your dinner from a food truck.
    (Rain date Apr 12)

    6:15 P.M. – Face painting opens
    6:45 P.M. – DJ Jester the Filipino Fist
    7:30 P.M. – White Denim

    We hope to see you there!

    KUTX Live at Mueller

    When: Friday, May 6, at 7 pm

    Where: Mueller Amphitheater, 4550 Mueller Blvd., Austin

    Enjoy free live music with the family-friendly Jarbear kicking off the show for kids at 7 pm. The Octopus Project for adults happens at 8 pm.

    Shakespeare in the Park: Macbeth

    When: Friday, Saturday, Sunday, at 8 pm

    Where: Beverly S. Sheffield Zilker Hillside Theatre, 2201 Barton Springs Road, Austin

    The City of Austin, in coordination with Austin Shakespeare, presents William Shakespeare’s Macbeth. Join us for our 32nd year of Free Shakespeare in Zilker Park for a military-themed version of Shakespeare’s supernatural story of ambition gone awry.


    When: Saturday, May 7, from 10 am – 3 pm

    Where: Camp Mabry, 2200 W. 35th Street, Austin

    Kids of all ages can play on a wide variety of vehicles while learning about how they help serve their communities. There will also be live music, food trucks, and a Kid Zone complete with a petting zoo, face painting, barrel-train rides and much more. All proceeds benefit

    Fiddlestick Bow Shop Concert for Kids

    When: Saturday, 10:30-11:30 am

    Where: Fiddlestick Bow Shop, 801 Tillery Street, Austin

    Bring the family out to enjoy live music, breakfast tacos and friends! Bring your picnic blanket or folding chair and have some fun with your little ones. $5 per adult and free for kids.

    Umlauf Family Day

    When: Sunday, May 8, from noon – 8 pm

    Where: Umlauf Sculpture Garden, 605 Robert E. Lee Road

    Family Days offer special, hands-on programs designed for families with children, 4-10 years old. Families have the opportunity to explore the Umlauf while engaging in creative activities. Listen to stories, do yoga in the garden, watch sculpture demos, enjoy live music and more. FREE!

    Still undecided on how to spend Mother’s Day? Check out Things to do on Mother’s Day in Austin.


    A new music series – KUTX Live at Mueller – kicks off on Friday, May 6th and runs through May 20th. For the first three Fridays in May, gather friends and family to enjoy live music at the Mueller Amphitheater. The fun starts at 7pm with a kid-friendly act, hosted by Spare the Rock, Spoil the Child and is followed by rock and roll for the grown-ups afterwards.

    Pack a picnic, bring blankets and lawn chairs, and prepare for an evening of fun for the whole family!

    The Lineup:

    May 6
    7 pm – Jarebear
    7:45 pm – The Octopus Project

    May 13
    7 pm – El Tule
    7:45 pm – Tameca Jones

    May 20:
    7 pm – The Que Pastas
    7:45 pm – Hard Proof

    Couple of items to note:

    • Food trucks will be on-site with food and drinks available for purchase.
    • Free parking is located in the garage adjacent to the Thinkery.
    • The 7:45 pm start time is an approximate time.

    What: KUTX Live Music at Mueller

    Where: Mueller Amphitheater, 4550 Mueller Blvd., Austin

    When: Friday, May 6, 13, & 20, 2016

    Time: 7pm kid-friendly music; 7:45 (approx.) adult music

    Cost: FREE