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    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

      Join us for Austin Nature Day! Visit the Austin Nature and Science Center for a day dedicated to getting outdoors. Learn about activities to get the whole family outside. Free family friendly event. Activities for all ages.

        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**

          On your mat, get set, go! Wanderlust, producer of the largest yoga lifestyle events in the world, in partnership with adidas, brings Wanderlust 108, the world’s only mindful triathlon, back to Austin on November 10, 2018. Coming to Travis County Exposition Center, Wanderlust’s unique triathlon consists of a five-kilometer run (or walk), a music-fueled, outdoor yoga class led by Chelsey Korus and a guided meditation led by Light Watkins. Mindful triathletes can also groove to the sounds of DJ Seriousblack, browse the marketplace of local craft and food vendors, and experience bonus fitness classes throughout the day.

          Wanderlust will donate $1.08 from every ticket sold to The Global Fund to Fight AIDS with (RED).

          For the complete lineup and ticketing information, please visit: http://www.wanderlust.com/austin

            The Inflatable Run & Festival Comes to Austin’s Travis County Expo Center on September 22, 2018

            1 Mile / 5K Inflatable Obstacle Course Includes Full Day of Entertainment with Costume Contest, Live Shows, Food Trucks, Carnival Games and a Gigantic Water Balloon Battle

            The most unique 5K run ever designed will be held at Austin’s Travis County Expo Center. The Inflatable Run is a family-friendly event featuring a mile-long course built entirely of kid-friendly, colorful, inflatable obstacles to duck under, bounce off, climb through, and slide down, which racers can run three times, for a total of 5K. The area will be packed with live music, food carts, carnival games, face painting, magic shows, inflatable Zorb balls to ride, a massive water balloon battle and a costume contest. Kids can also meet The Inflatable Run mascot, “Mr. Wacky”, who is, himself, an inflatable tube man. Ideal for families or even company gatherings, the Inflatable Run is suitable for all ages.

            DATE: September 22, 2018
            TIME: 8 AM – 4 PM
            LOCATION: Travis County Expo Center, TX 7311 Decker Lane, Austin TX 78724
            PRICES: Ticket prices start at $10 for adults and Free for youth under 12, depending on the ticket type
            PURCHASE TICKETS: https://www.theinflatablerun.com/austin/

            The event benefits Just Care More, a non-profit dedicated to improving the lives of underprivileged, foster and special needs youth. Parents and kids will race through the inflatable obstacle course, dance to live music, or indulge in a tasty treat, all while knowing profits from the run will be donated to a charity helping at-risk youth learn life lessons thru the discovery of hobbies and passions.

            ATTRACTIONS INCLUDE (Subject to Local Availability):
            · 1 Mile / 5K Inflatable Obstacle Course
            · Face Painting & temporary tattoo booth
            · Magic Shows
            · Live Music
            · Inflatable Zorb Balls
            · Water Balloon Battle
            · Pedal Cart Races
            · Carnival Games like skee ball, high striker, basketball, and more
            · Meet & Greet with Mr. Wacky
            · Costume Contest with Great Prizes

              Amazon’s Treasure Truck is rolling out the red carpet in your city this July for two free outdoor movie events. Movie goers of all ages can enjoy Sony Pictures Home Entertainment’s Hotel Transylvania on July 7. Gather your friends and family and spend an evening under the stars celebrating all things fun and summer!

              Gates open at 6 p.m. to grab a popcorn snack and partake in entertainment, activities, games, giveaways, and fun provided by the Treasure Truck, available on a first-come, first-served basis. Movie will begin at 8 p.m. (light permitting).

                For the Bastrop Music Festivall, we’re opening our 2nd Zip Line, Cactus Corridor, measuring 671 feet in length for $20 a ride from 1pm – 4pm on Saturday, May 19th. Walk-ups welcome! There is limited space, so feel free to reserve your spot ahead of time. We’ll have some live music at basecamp, local beverages to sample and of course lawn games—Corn Hole, Giant Jenga, Bocce Ball, Horseshoes, Hanoi Tower. Come check us out and get a “taste” of the full tour!

                Hilmy Cellars—a vineyard, winery and tasting room in Fredericksburg, Texas that produces and bottles wine in small lots from 100% Texas-raised fruit will be providing wine tastings at the Zip Lost Pines Basecamp from 1p-3pm.

                We will also have singer/songwriter Carson McHone from the Bastrop Music Festival providing live music.

                  Join us for the annual BB! bash to honor fallen hero Danny Dietz & our armed forces
                  Only @ Rogue American
                  Featuring Live Music By
                  Nick Sterling
                  James Fosler

                  Bravo Company BBQ
                  Danny Dietz Custom Rifle Auction
                  Give Aways & More

                  Jumping. Fresh air. Outdoor fun for kids (and adults, too). Jump into spring on your very own Springfree Trampoline! And now, Springfree featuring tgoma makes it possible to please both parents and kids at the same time by offering screen time and active time together. That’s right, just imagine being able to give in when your child asks for more screen time without the guilt. Springfree featuring tgoma is an outdoor digital gaming system that allows kids that desired extra amount of time of their tablets while also giving parents the ease of knowing their kids are getting some outside active time as well.

                  With safety features, including no metal springs, lowered frame and safety nets with flexible rods to protect falls to the ground, Springfree Trampoline is one of the safest ones out there.


                  Take advantage of this wonderful spring weather with a trampoline of your very own to jump on. The entire family will get exercise and will have fun while they’re at it! Springfree Trampoline wants you to get ready to go outside to JUMP! Enter to win a trampoline, valued at $2299!

                  Enter here –> http://www.springfreetrampoline.com/lp/austin-ready-set-go-2017

                  If you’d like to test out jumping on a Springfree Trampoline, be sure to visit them at their Austin store in The Domain, located at 3220 Amy Donovan Plaza, Suite 116. You can also visit them at one of these events around Austin during the week of Spring Break: