This is one of the most magical and memorable things you can do with the kids—or on a date without them. Make a wish and watch it drft away into the universe! The Water Lantern Festival at Mueller Lake Park tonight has games, activities, vendors, music, and the beauty of thousands of floating lanterns.

Tickets are $45 at the event today and include the whole water lantern kit.

When: Saturday, March 7th

Time: 4–10 p.m.

Mueller Lake Park
4550 Mueller Blvd
Austin, TX 78723

In her previous life, Kristy was an uninspired realtor who was feeling a little bit bored with her day to day. So on January 1, 2010, she made a New Year’s resolution to write about one thing to do each day in her beloved city of Austin, Texas. And thus, 365 Things Austin was born.