If there’s one thing about this city, it’s that there is always something going on. So, if you’re looking for fun things to do in Austin with kids this weekend of May 27, 2022, there’s plenty of fun to be had, including Movies in the Park, Painting with a Twist, and more!
How to Help Families of Uvalde Victims
As we plan weekend activities for your kids and family, let’s all remember the families that have been struck by the recent tragedy. Below are some resources that NPR has listed for helping the Uvalde families.
- An official account opened by the school district at First State Bank of Uvalde to help the victims’ families
- A GoFundMe fundraiser set up by Victims First (a network of survivors and relatives affected by previous mass shootings)
- Blood Drive to help rebuild blood supply that was used to treat the Uvalde victims that were treated at area hospitals
For additional details, check out this article from the National Public Radio.
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Things to do in Austin with kids this Weekend – Friday, May 27, 2022
A showing of Jumanji is what’s in store with Movies in the Park this weekend. For those who live in South Austin, this event is just a quick drive to Kyle for a fun outdoor movie-night experience.
When: Friday, May 27 | 7:30 p.m.
Where: 1301 W. Center St., Kyle, 78640, TX
How much: Free
Another movie activity for movie lovers is Memorial Day Movie, taking place at the beautiful Blue Hole Regional Park, where you can go swimming at 7 and then relax with a movie at 8. It’s a great Friday evening plan for anybody who loves Jurassic Park.
When: Friday, May 27 | 7:00 p.m.
Where: 100 Blue Hole Lane, Wimberley, TX, 78676
How much: Free
To celebrate the reopening of Epic Fun’s kid’s zone, there will be a party going on at one of the best places to have some fun with the family in Austin. From a sno-cone truck to a raffle, there will be plenty of fun things to enjoy at this Friday event.
When: Friday, May 27 | 3:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Where:7101 W, State Hwy 71 Suite D, Austin, TX 78735
How much: Free
From rodeo fun to live music and more, there are plenty of things to enjoy with your family when you visit the Dripping Springs Fair and Rodeo this Memorial Day weekend.
When: Friday, May 27 | 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Where: 1042 Event Center Dr., Dripping Springs, TX, 78620
How much: $15.00
Things to do in Austin with kids this Weekend – Saturday, May 28, 2022
For those who have come to love and know the fun events offered by Painting with a Twist, In Summer Family Day is a fun event for you and your kids to enjoy.
When: Saturday, May 28 | 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Where:12129 Ranch Road 620 N, #401 Austin, TX 78750
How much: $29.00
For parents who may be looking for ways to encourage healthy habits in their children, this fun yoga class is a great way to start.
When: Saturday, May 28 | 2:00 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.
Where: 506 Oakland Ave, Austin, TX 78703
How much: $275.00 for a 6-week package
If you and your kids are an arts-and-crafts kind of family, then Open Clay Day can be a fun event for you and yours to attend this Saturday.
When: Saturday, May 28 | 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Where: Various Pottery Parlor locations
How much: $35.00
Things to do in Austin with kids this Weekend – Sunday, May 29, 2022
From great Greek food to dancing and more, you’ll want to make time to visit the Austin Greek Festival this Memorial Day weekend. With it being a full-day event, you can enjoy a warm day out with your family while you appreciate great aspects of Greek culture.
When: Sunday, May 29 | 12:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Where:414 St Stephens School Rd S, Austin, TX 78746
How much: $5.00
If you’re looking for a good ol’ Texan thing to do, why not head on over to Fredericksburg for some crawfish at a festival created to enjoy this local treat. From live music to great Cajun food, it’s a perfect Sunday event that can be enjoyed by all.
When: Sunday, May 29 | 12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Where: 126 W. Main St., Fredericksburg, TX, 78624
How much: $10.00
For those who believe in faeries, this is the event for you. With more than 70 faerie homes on display, this will be a fun event for you and the kids to enjoy at Zilker Botanical Garden.
When: Sunday, May 29 | 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Where:2220 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX, 78746
How much: $3.00 – $7.00
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