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    17th Annual Butterfly Festival

    Presented by EmilyAnn Theatre at Emily Ann Theatre, Wimberley

    April 18, 2015

    Join us for the 17th Annual Butterfly Festival
    Saturday, April 18, 9:00 - 5:00

    Fun for the entire family. Live release of 3500 butterflies (releases every 30 minutes throughout the day) –– Opening Ceremony with Flag Raising, Memorial Butterfly Release, Commemorative Air Force Flyover (weather permitting) –– Butterfly Art – Live Entertainment ...more


    Living Springs Pop-Up Studio

    Presented by Living Springs

    April 25, 2015

    Please come and share your Barton Springs story at our Living Springs an Interactive Documentary about Barton Springs Pop-Up studio at the bath house at Barton Springs on Saturday, April 25th...more

    Family Day

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    April 25, 2015

    Visit Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and enjoy activities for the young and young at heart. Participate in writing activities with teaching artists from Austin Public Library...more

    Family Dance Workshop -- Swan Lake

    Presented by Ballet Austin at AustinVentures StudioTheater, Austin

    April 26, 2015

    See excerpts from Ballet Austin's iconic Swan Lake and learn a movement phrase with the help of Ballet Austin dancers. Recommended for ages 3 to 12 years old.


    Austin Busker Project stages

    Presented by Austin Busker Project and Art Alliance Austin

    April 25 - April 26, 2015

    For the second year, Austin Busker Project brings great local and international street performers to the Art City event in downtown Austin. Our lineup includes aerial acrobats, magicians,...more

    Curator’s Tour: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    April 29, 2015

    Join exhibition curator Danielle Brune Sigler for a tour of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland on Wednesday, April 29, at 7 p.m. at the Harry Ransom Center.

     

    The Ransom...more

    10th Anniversary Symphony Concert

    Presented by Cinematic Symphony at Bethany Lutheran Church - TX, Austin

    May 1, 2015

    Cinematic Symphony celebrates a decade of performing the great music of movies, television, and video games with our 10th anniversary concert.  Join us on Friday, May 1, at...more

    Concert in the Park

    Presented by The City Of Cedar Park

    May 1, 2015

    DATE: May 1, 2015 & October 2, 2015

    LOCATION: Elizabeth Milburn Park, 1901 Sun Chase Blvd, Cedar Park

    TIME: 7 pm - 10 pm...more

    Craft Fair

    Presented by The City Of Cedar Park

    May 2, 2015

    Stop by to shop for the holidays or just to find that perfect item you have been looking for.  Food concessions will be available. We will also be selling raffle tickets to put you in the...more

    The Shakespeare at Winedale Spring Class performs Love's Labour's Lost

    Presented by Shakespeare at Winedale

    May 1 - May 2, 2015

    The Shakespeare at Winedale Spring Class performs Shakespeare’s Love’s Labour’s Lost

     

    WHAT:          ...more

    Tapestry Singers Present Defying Gravity

    Presented by Tapestry Singers at St. Matthew's Episcopal Church, Austin

    May 2, 2015

    The women of Tapestry Singers present Defying Gravity, a concert exploring our dreams of taking flight. Featuring folk songs, pop music and traditional choral...more

    Old Mother Goose

    Presented by Pioneer Farms at Pioneer Farms, Austin

    May 2, 2015

    Visit with Mother Goose and many of her friends as they step from the pages of the centuries old collection of Nursery Rhymes.  Activities are ongoing throughout the day with games, crafts,...more

    Oh, the Places You’ll Go! 25th Anniversary Exhibition

    Presented by Art on 5th at Art on 5th , Austin

    May 2, 2015

    Twenty-five years have passed since Dr. Seuss’s last book Oh, the Places You’ll Go! was published in 1990. In honor of this milestone, a special exhibition is being...more

    Into the Woods Jr.

    Presented by TexARTS at TexARTS Kam and James Morris Theater, Austin

    April 25 - May 3, 2015

    Cinderella, Rapunzel, Little Red Riding Hood, Jack (and his beanstalk), and the Witch all meet in this whimsical Stephen Sondheim musical. Featuring members of the TexARTS Youth Musical Theatre...more

    First Free Sunday: Roller Derby

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

    May 3, 2015

    The first Sunday of every month, enjoy free admission to the Bullock Texas State History Museum. On May 3, special activities highlight our new exhibit, "Roller Derby: Skating as a Contact...more

    FAMILY DAY

    Presented by Umlauf Sculpture Garden & Museum at Umlauf Sculpture Garden & Museum, Austin

    May 3, 2015

    12:30 Children's Yoga

    1:00 Story Time

    1:30 Clay Creations

    2:00 Music by Armstrong Community Music School

     

    All day: papel picado, ultimate...more

    The Full Monteverdi: Part 2

    Presented by Texas Early Music Project at University Presbyterian Church, Austin

    May 2 - May 3, 2015

    Texas Early Music Project

    Daniel Johnson, Artistic Director

    presents as part of its Italia Mia: That’s Amore concert season,

    “The Full...more

    Bank of America Brings Free Admission to Bullock Museum – Last Chance to See La Belle

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

    May 2 - May 3, 2015

    As the Bullock Texas State History Museum’s temporary exhibition, La Belle: The Ship that Changed History, comes to a close in May, a new collaboration with the Bank of America Museums on...more

    THE SECRET LIVES OF SOCCER MOMS with Girls Girls Girls

    Presented by The Institution Theater at The Institution Theater, Austin

    April 17 - May 3, 2015

    **** FREE PARKING! DONATION BAR! COMFY SEATS! LOTS OF LAUGHS! ****

    Behind the facade of every perfect life is a secret. Behind every perfect suburban hedge is a pile of dry leaves waiting...more

    Mommy Daughter Princess Party

    Presented by The City Of Cedar Park

    May 9, 2015

    Date: May 9, 2015           

    Location: Recreation Center Community Rooms, 1435 Main Street, Cedar Park, TX

    Fee: $25 for a...more

    Austin Youth Film Festival

    Presented by channelAustin and City of Austin Cultural Arts Division at Alamo Drafthouse - South Lamar, Austin

    May 9, 2015

    The Austin Youth Film Festival seeks to give young, independent filmmakers a venue to showcase their work before audiences of peers, locals, and industry professionals. We hope...more

    Family Day

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    May 9, 2015

    Visit Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and enjoy activities for the young and young at heart. Participate in writing activities with teaching artists from Austin Public Library...more

    Mother's Day Brunch

    Presented by The Russian House of Austin at Russian House, Austin

    May 10, 2015

    Treat your Mom to a memorable experience at the Russian House this Mother's Day Brunch.
    Sunday, May 10 
    11am-4pm 
    $32 per person, $12.50-kids
    Unlimited Buffet...more

    La Follia Austin Baroque performs J. S. Bach's "The Art of Fugue"

    Presented by La Follia Austin Baroque at First Presbyterian Church of Austin, Austin

    May 9 - May 10, 2015

    The La Follia 16-piece string ensemble performs perhaps the greatest work in Western music, J. S. Bach's "The Art of Fugue."

    This, the very last large work by J. S. Bach, has...more

    WEST Austin Studio Tour at The Arc of the Arts Studio

    Presented by The Arc of the Capital Area

    May 9 - May 17, 2015

    Come out for Austin’s 4th annual WEST: a free, self-guided tour that champions the abundance of talent within Austin’s diverse creative community. Visit our studio on the tour and see...more

    The Big Bolt

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

    May 9 - May 17, 2015

    Pollyanna Theatre Company presents THE BIG BOLT by Holly Hepp-Galvan. This Pollyanna production will be written and designed specifically to appeal to the developmental and educational needs...more

    All Ages Improv Night

    Presented by Move Your Tale and Coldtowne Theater at ColdTowne Theater, Austin

    April 5 - May 17, 2015

    Every Sunday at 5 pm, we welcome a troupe of young performers and an established adult troupe to improvise original shows.

    In addition to family friendly performances, each show...more

    La Belle: The Ship That Changed History

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

    October 25, 2014 - May 17, 2015

    The La Belle is one of the most important shipwreck discoveries in North America. Discovered in 1995, this ship lives on after 300 years at sea to tell a captivating story filled with piracy,...more

    Roots & Rhythms After School Drum Classes at HOUSTON ELEMENTARY

    Presented by Roots & Rhythms

    October 3, 2014 - May 22, 2015

    A free after-school arts in education program fosterinig positive ties to local communities, and open to any 4th or 5th grader at Houston Elementary currently registered with ACES After School....more

    Ashes Ashes

    Presented by Scottish Rite Theater at Austin Scottish Rite Theater, Austin

    May 2 - May 23, 2015

    Nini lives in a steampunk world without sun, blue sky, trees or grass. All that was vibrant has been exploited and destroyed leaving behind a blanket of ashes and darkness. In her quest to save...more

    Cenicienta

    Presented by ZACH Theatre at ZACH Whisenhunt Stage, Austin

    April 18 - May 23, 2015

    Easily understood in English and Spanish, this bilingual stage-adaptation of Cinderella tackles culture, familia, and the power of language.  This production is in collaboration with Teatro...more

    The Schoolyard Birds FREE Songwriting Workshop

    Presented by Attendance Records

    October 25, 2014 - May 30, 2015

    The Schoolyard Birds is a FREE songwriting workshop for kids ages 6-10 hosted by Attendance Records.

    Through the instruction and encouragement of our lead teacher and volunteers, students...more

    2015 Texas 4000 Atlas Ride

    Presented by Texas 4000

    May 30, 2015

    The Texas 4000 ATLAS Ride is a 700+ person cycling event from Cedar Park to Lampasas where supporters can ride the first 25, 50 or 70 miles with the Texas 4000 team as they start their 70-day...more

    School of Rock presents Little Wing Rock 'n' Roll Summer Camp

    Presented by Austin School of Rock

    June 1 - June 5, 2015

    Starts: 06/01/2015
    Ends: 06/05/2015

    Monday-Friday 
    9:00am-1:00pm

    For Little Rockers ages 3-5 at WAYA. Classes will have activities from Little Wing...more

    Young Adventurers Film Series: Alice in Wonderland

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    June 6, 2015

    The Harry Ransom Center’s Young Adventurers Film Series kicks off on Saturday, June 6, at 3 p.m. with Disney’s film Alice in Wonderland (1951).

     

    Drawing on Lewis...more

    KODAustin Summer Camp

    Presented by VSA Texas

    June 8 - June 12, 2015

    KODAustin gives the opportunity for KODA (Kids of Deaf Adult(s) to get together to learn and socialize! KODAustin Summer Camp is for KODAs and Deaf children!, Campers must be 5 years or older...more

    Young Adventurers Film Series: James and the Giant Peach

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    June 13, 2015

    The Harry Ransom Center’s Young Adventurers Film Series continues on Saturday, June 13, at 3 p.m. with the stop-motion animated film James and the Giant Peach...more

    Chuggington Live!

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

    June 14, 2015

    In CHUGGINGTON Live! The Great Rescue Adventure, the trainees have started their Advanced Training, and are now eager to impress their mentors by mastering new roles that test their...more

    Young Adventurers Film Series: Coraline

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    June 20, 2015

    The Harry Ransom Center’s Young Adventurers Film Series continues on Saturday, June 20, at 3 p.m. with Henry Selick’s Coraline (2009).

     

    Based on Neil...more

    Special Olympics Comes to Austin

    Presented by Special Olympics

    June 22, 2015

    This summer, more than 20,000 people from all walks of life will unite in a journey across America, including many from right here in Austin. They’ll be part of a movement for respect and...more

    Mr Johnny Kids Music show

    Presented by Mr Johnny Productions

    June 25, 2015

    Bring the kids for a fun and interactive music show with scarves, rhythm sticks, bean bag animals and an endless stream of bubbles. Free | 512 494-1411 www.mrjohnny.com


    Shakespearience: A Shakespeare Day Camp for Kids

    Presented by EmilyAnn Theatre at Emily Ann Theatre, Wimberley

    June 15 - June 26, 2015

    Shakespearience: A Shakespeare Day Camp for Kids! (ages 5-11)

     Making Shakespeare accessible and fun for children. This year there will be 2 week-long camps. You are welcome to...more

    Young Adventurers Film Series: Where the Wild Things Are

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    June 27, 2015

    The Harry Ransom Center’s Young Adventurers Film Series concludes on Saturday, June 27, at 3 p.m. with Spike Jonze’s Where the Wild Things Are (2009).

     

    Adapted...more

    "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland"

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    February 10 - July 6, 2015

    The Ransom Center celebrates 150 years of "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" with an exhibition for the curious and curiouser of all ages. Learn about Lewis Carroll and the real...more

    Stories Summer Institute Reception and Listening Party 2015

    Presented by Texas Folklife

    July 10, 2015

    6pm: Reception (light refreshments served) 
    7pm: Program Begins

    Special guest instructor: Folklorist and NPR & BBC radio producer Rachel Hopkin

    Local teachers,...more

    School of Rock presents Little Wing Rock 'n' Roll Summer Camp

    Presented by Austin School of Rock

    July 6 - July 10, 2015

    Starts: 07/06/2015
    Ends: 07/10/2015

    Monday-Friday 
    9:00am-1:00pm

    For Little Rockers ages 3-5 at WAYA. Classes will have activities from Little Wing...more

    You're The Boss! A playmaking workshop for tweens!

    Presented by Salvage Vanguard Theater at Salvage Vanguard Theater, Austin

    August 3 - August 7, 2015

    Salvage Vanguard Theater is thrilled to announce You’re The Boss! A playmaking workshop for tweens!

    You’re The Boss is an educational program...more

    Ice Cream Festival

    Presented by Roadway Productions at Fiesta Gardens, Austin

    August 8, 2015

    Ice Cream – FREE Each attendee entering with paid admission receives 3 tickets to redeem with the ice cream vendors of his or her choice. The minimum sample size is 3 oz. Some booths, like...more

    Roller Derby: Skating as a Contact Sport

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

    March 14 - August 9, 2015

    If you know what a jammer, a hip check, and a can-opener are, then chances are you're part of the growing fan base for the popular contact sport of roller...more

    The Shakespeare at Winedale 45th Summer Season

    Presented by Shakespeare at Winedale

    July 16 - August 9, 2015

    The Shakespeare at Winedale 45th Summer Season

     

    WHAT: Shakespeare at Winedale 45th Summer Season;

    TWELFTH NIGHT, HENRY V, and PERICLES by William...more

    School of Rock presents Little Wing Rock 'n' Roll Summer Camp

    Presented by Austin School of Rock

    August 17 - August 21, 2015

    Starts: 08/17/2015
    Ends: 08/21/2015

    Monday-Friday 
    9:00am-1:00pm

    For Little Rockers ages 3-5 at WAYA. Classes will have activities from Little Wing...more

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