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    KIDS & FAMILY

    FREE Summer

    Presented by The UMLAUF Sculpture Garden and Museum at Umlauf Sculpture Garden & Museum, Austin

    June 17 - August 31, 2016

     FREE Summer at the UMLAUF! 

    June 1 - August 31, 2016

    Admission to the UMLAUF is FREE thanks to generous donors
    who gave to the UMLAUF through Amplify Austin! 

    ...more


    HAAM Benefit Day 2016

    Presented by The Health Alliance for Austin Musicians

    September 13 - September 14, 2016

    On Sept. 13, the Health Alliance for Austin Musicians (HAAM) invites music fans to come out and support the artists who make Austin’s music scene so vibrant. In one day, more than 150 bands will...more

    The Blanton’s Third Thursday

    Presented by Blanton Museum of Art at Blanton Museum of Art, Austin

    September 15, 2016

    Join us for art and activities at the Blanton’s Third Thursday! Admission is free and the museum stays open through 9pm for a variety of exciting public programs. Check out the schedule...more

    CariBash Launch

    Presented by Austin Caribbean Cultural Exchange

    September 17, 2016

    Austin is one of the few large cities that does not host a Caribbean Festival. That will be changing.

    CariBash is Austin's version of a Trinidadian-style Carnival, complete with Caribbean...more

    The Theorists at Zilker Hillside Theater

    Presented by AM Arts and Austin Creative Alliance at Zilker Hillside Theatre, Austin

    September 17, 2016

    The Theorists are back on the Hillside to perform "HIRAETH," a portrait celebrating our Austin community! Grab your picnic, friends & family, and swim-suit, and let's enjoy homegrown art these...more

    Journey Into Big Bend

    Presented by Bullock Texas State History Museum at Bullock Texas State History Museum, Austin

    April 22 - September 18, 2016

    Explore the beauty and majesty of Big Bend National Park

     

    Journey into the timelessness of Big Bend through stories that connect people to this treasured National...more

    Capital of Texas QuiltFest

    Presented by Austin Area Quilt Guild at Palmer Events Center, Austin

    September 16 - September 18, 2016

    The Capital of Texas QuiltFest is a huge quilt festival with over 500 quilts on display, 65 vendors, boutique of handmade items, demonstrations, door prizes, silent auction, raffle quilt and...more

    Austin Museum Day at the Wildflower Center

    Presented by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center at Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, Austin

    September 18, 2016

    Join us for activities all over the Center, from fun in the Luci and Ian Family Garden to a fall-blooming flowers garden tour. Meet one of our featured artists and view her nature paintings. Enjoy...more

    Austin Museum Day at the Bullock

    Presented by Bullock Texas State History Museum at Bullock Texas State History Museum, Austin

    September 18, 2016

    Enjoy FREE exhibition admission all day during Austin Museum Day. Families can explore The Story of Texas through three floors of exhibitions that showcase artifacts from around the...more

    Jamie Doesn't Want to Take a Bath

    Presented by Pollyanna Theatre Company

    September 10 - September 20, 2016

    Central Texas’ most well-known children’s theatre company, Pollyanna Theatre, is bringing Jamie Doesn’t Want to Take a Bath by playwright Bethany Lynn Corey to Round Rock, September 10 and...more

    Jamie Doesn't Want to Take a Bath - Weekday Performances

    Presented by Pollyanna Theatre Company

    September 10 - September 20, 2016

    Central Texas’ most well-known children’s theatre company, Pollyanna Theatre, is bringing Jamie Doesn’t Want to Take a Bath by playwright Bethany Lynn Corey to Round Rock, September 10 and...more

    StuntStrong Benefit Concert #1 @ Stunt Ranch - Family Friendly!

    Presented by Stunt Ranch

    September 23, 2016

    "ACTION!" - When stunt people hear that word, we do something dramatic. Because dramatic actions changes the world. Change the world with me.  Take ACTION by SHOWING UP to support the things...more

    You Can Sing! Vocal Performance Workshop

    Presented by Women in Jazz Association, inc. at George Washington Carver Museum - Boyd Vance Theater, Austin

    September 24, 2016

    Youth from 7 to 18 will learn to sing and perform with Pamela Hart of the Women in Jazz Association, Inc.  Participants will learn to sing with a jazz band and will also have fun singing...more

    Rattletree Glow Party & Grand Opening Celebration

    Presented by Rattletree

    September 23 - September 25, 2016

    You’re invited to enter “a portal to a magical dimension filled with vibrant African dance music, gargantuan hand-built wooden marimbas, a kaleidoscope of light and color, and...more

    The 3 Bs

    Presented by Austin Civic Orchestra

    September 25, 2016

    Join us for a special Sunday afternoon as the Austin Civic Orchestra opens its 40th season at the beautiful Austin ISD Performing Arts Center by embracing The Three Bs: Bach,...more

    Community Night

    Presented by Thinkery at Thinkery, Austin

    September 30, 2015 - September 28, 2016

    Community Night is every Wednesday at the Thinkery! During these hours admission is by donation (suggested $1) but no one is turned away. Often during Community Nights we offer special...more

    Newsies

    Presented by Broadway Across America at Bass Concert Hall, Austin

    September 27 - October 2, 2016

    Lexus Broadway in Austin presented by Texas Performing Arts brings you the Tony Award-Winning Smash Musical Premiere of Disney’s NEWSIES. Set in New York City at the turn of the...more

    Bug Night Out at the Wildflower Center

    Presented by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center at Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, Austin

    October 7, 2016

    What is crawling through the dirt at dusk? What types of insects take flight at night? Bring a flashlight to our family-friendly event and check out the nightlife at the Center! We’ll have...more

    Moojo Presents: Kids Show with Purly Gates

    Presented by Moojo

    October 9, 2016

    Every Sunday at noon starting from October 9th until the end of October, Moojo will have live music that the whole family can enjoy! There will be music that will make everyone want to dance and...more

    Art & Soul Austin

    Presented by Art & Soul Austin

    January 10, 2010 - October 15, 2016

    Traveling Art Enrichment Classes for ages 3-10 years old. Group art classes,Art Birthday Parties, and private lessons available.


    Awesmic City Expo 2016

    Presented by Awesmic City Austin Texas, LLC and B*TRU ARTS at Palmer Events Center, Austin

    October 15 - October 16, 2016

    Awesmic City Expo 2016 - 3rd Annual at Palmer Events Center - 10 - 6 pm promoting arts, science, education and Holistic Health - The Theme is "Cultivating Cosmic Cultures Through Creativity" -...more

    The Blanton’s Third Thursday

    Presented by Blanton Museum of Art at Blanton Museum of Art, Austin

    October 20, 2016

    Join us for art and activities at the Blanton’s Third Thursday! Admission is free and the museum stays open through 9pm for a variety of exciting public programs. Check out the schedule...more

    Jack & the Beanstalk

    Presented by EmilyAnn Theatre

    October 1 - October 23, 2016

    The EmilyAnn Theatre & Gardens presents

    Jack & the Beanstalk

    Dates: October 1-23, 2016 (Saturdays- 10:00AM, Sundays- 2:00PM)

     

    Join us for the next...more

    Long Center Presents: Aida Cuevas & Mariachi Reyna de Los Angeles: Mexico y su Mujer

    Presented by Long Center for the Performing Arts at The Long Center for the Performing Arts, Austin

    October 25, 2016

    The Queen of Mexican Music, Aida Cuevas and America’s first all-female mariachi ensemble, Mariachi Reyna de Los Angeles, unite for Mexico y su Mujer, a concert extravaganza celebrating women in...more

    Long Center Presents: The Aluminum Show

    Presented by Long Center for the Performing Arts at The Long Center for the Performing Arts, Austin

    October 26, 2016

    This new and unique show brings the material, the music and the artists together on stage in a magical, mystery-filled creation combining visual theater, dance, and humor into an exciting,...more

    Celebration of Texas Trees at the Wildflower Center

    Presented by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center at Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, Austin

    November 4, 2016

    Join the Center’s arborists on a walk through the Texas Arboretum. Hear stories of historical Texas oaks as you circle the Hall of Heroes. Learn about native trees fit for Texas’s various...more

    Texas Tree Climb at the Wildflower Center

    Presented by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center at Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, Austin

    November 5, 2016

    Celebrate Texas Arbor Day by climbing high into the treetops using harnesses, ropes, and helmets just like the arborists at the Wildflower Center. See the world from a bird’s eye view and...more

    The Illusionists

    Presented by Broadway Across America at Bass Concert Hall, Austin

    November 1 - November 6, 2016

    On the heels of a highly successful multi-city tour and run on Broadway, the world’s best-selling touring magic show, THE ILLUSIONISTS - LIVE FROM BROADWAY, will play Bass Concert Hall in Austin...more

    12th Dam Chili Cook Off

    Presented by San Marcos Youth Services Bureau

    November 12, 2016

    The 12th Dam Chili Cook Off is an event benefiting the San Marcos Youth Services Bureau, a non-profit, 501(c) that provides after school and summer programs free to youth ages 11 to 17 in San...more

    Charlotte's Web

    Presented by ZACH Theatre at Zach Scott Kleberg Stage, Austin

    October 14 - December 3, 2016

    When Fern saves Wilbur, the smallest pig in the litter, Wilbur’s fate falls in the hand of a seemingly fragile web of Charlotte the spider. Charlotte weaves a path to freedom for Wilbur in this...more

    A Christmas Carol

    Presented by EmilyAnn Theatre

    November 26 - December 18, 2016

    The EmilyAnn Theatre & Gardens presents

    A Christmas Carol

    Dates: November 26- December 18, 2016 (Saturdays- 10:00AM, Sundays- 2:00PM)

     

    Join us for the...more

    Harlem Globetrotters World Tour

    Presented by Frank Erwin Center at Frank Erwin Center, Austin

    December 28, 2016

    Get ready for some amazing basketball fun when the Harlem Globetrotters return to Austin on December 28! A star-studded roster will have fans on the edge of their seats to witness the ball...more

    State of Deception: The Power of Nazi Propaganda

    Presented by Bullock Texas State History Museum at Bullock Texas State History Museum, Austin

    September 17, 2016 - January 8, 2017

    Explore Nazi propaganda and its impact abroad and at home, through rare artifacts from the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, artifacts from Texas lenders, historic film...more

    Long Center Presents: Odd Squad LIVE!

    Presented by Long Center for the Performing Arts at The Long Center for the Performing Arts, Austin

    January 15, 2017

    This time, the squad needs your help! Miss O has just delivered a very special mission to Ollie and Otto, and they need your help to crack the case in this live, interactive spy adventure based on...more

    Not a Sad Tale performance

    Presented by Camiba Art

    September 10, 2016 - September 10, 2017

    Not a Sad Tale

    2016
    Duration: 20 minutes
    Performance and animation by Yuliya Lanina
    Original music by Vladimir Rannev. 

    Not A Sad Tale is a story of...more

    LOVESTREAM

    Presented by special events live at Pan Am Recreation Center, Austin

    September 16 - September 17, 2017

    LOVESTREAM is a global art celebration. Several Chakras around the world connected via live streaming to Austin. Austin will have club dates and a central concert at Pan Am Park (3rd and Chicon)...more

    The Threefer

    Presented by The Hideout Theatre at The Hideout Theatre, Austin

    Ongoing

    The Threefer is absolutely the best way to get a sample of what Austin improv has to offer. Troupes from every improv theater in town converge to perform here every Thursday, for only three...more

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