We know your typical To-Do List is filled monotonous parenting tasks — go grocery shopping again, fold laundry for the gazillionth time, drive the kids to dance lessons, don’t forget the PTA meeting, etc. But we’ve got your FUN To-Do List right here. Every month, we’ll be rounding up all the best things you can be doing with your kids. Here’s your Austin To-Do List for April!

Save these Dates:

Through April 8: All Aboard! @ Long Center
Through April 23: Sherwood Forest Faire in McDade, TX
Through April 30: Elephant & Piggie’s We are in a Play @ ZACH Theatre
Through April 30: Jungle Book: Jangal Ki Kahani @ Austin Scottish Rite Theatre
April 1 & 2: Art City Austin 2017 @ Palmer Event Center
April 1 & 2: HONK! TX Festival @ various locations
April 2: H-E-B Free First Sunday @ Bullock Museum
April 6: Round Rock Express 1st Game of the Season @ Dell Diamond

Baseball season starts with Round Rock Express

April 6: Movies in the Park – Batman Returns @ Pease Park
April 6: Starry Nights – Lunar Shows @ GirlStart
April 7: KUTX Live (free concert) @ Mueller Lake Park & Amphitheatre
April 7 & 8: 16th Annual Lonestar Round Up @ Travis County Expo Center
April 7-9: Bluebonnet Festival @ Downtown Burnet, TX
April 8: South Asian New Year Festival @ Zilker Hillside Theater
April 8: The Bunny Bowl @ Austin’s Park N Pizza
April 8: 9th Annual Brentwood Rocks Concert @ Brentwood Elementary
April 8: 5th Annual Waller Creek Pop Up Picnic @ Palm Park
April 8: Keep Austin Beautiful Clean Sweep @ Various locations

Clean up efforts for Keep Austin Beautiful Clean Sweep

April 9: Family Day @ UMLAUF Sculpture Garden
April 9: Love That Dog @ Paramount Theatre
April 14: JJ’s Arcade (ZACH Theatre children’s play) @ Mexican American Cultural Center
April 14: Schlitterbahn Opens for the Season @ Schlitterbahn New Braunfels
April 15: 9th Annual Funky Chicken Coop Tour @ Various locations
April 15: Austin Symphony Orchestra – Abloom @ Domain Northside

April 20: Movies in the Park – Ferngully @ Palm Park
April 20-23: Old Settler’s Music Festival @ Salt Lick BBQ Pavilion & Camp Ben McCulloch
April 21: Avatar Outdoor Screening @ Community First Cinema
April 22: Earth Day Austin 2017 @ Huston-Tillotson University
April 22: The Big Squeeze Accordian Concert @ Bullock Museum
April 22: Honey Child – An Indie Kids Fest @ Mueller Lake Park
April 22: 19th Annual Butterfly Festival @ EmilyAnn Theatre & Gardens (Wimberley)
April 22 & 23: Monster Jam @ Frank Erwin Center
April 22 & 23: Texas Heroes Air Show @ Camp Mabry
April 23: Statesman Capitol 10K @ Auditorium Shores

All ages can participate in the Statesman Cap10K, Photo credit: Ralph Barrera/American-Statesman

April 23: 5th Annual Children’s Picnic: A Real Food Fair @ Rosewood Park
April 28-30: Red Poppy Festival @ Georgetown Courthouse Square (Georgetown)
April 29: Eeyore’s Annual Birthday Party @ Pease Park
April 29: Lake Travis SpringFest @ Hill Country Galleria
April 29: Never Grow Up – Disney Art Show & Kids Party @ Mondo Gallery
April 29 & 30: 20th Annual Buda Weiner Dog Races @ Buda City Park (Buda)

More to Explore this Month:

And don’t miss:

As always, check out our Daily Calendar or Events for even more ideas for family fun!