This week you can enjoy yoga storytime, play Minecraft, go to Blues on the Green in Zilker Park, learn all about the Colorado River and see The Wizard of Oz at the Long Center.
Top 5 Austin Family Events to Check Out This Week:
— Bliss Kid Yoga Storytime @ BookPeople
Wednesday, May 26, 10:30 a.m.
Come join Bliss Kid Yoga on a magical story-time adventure. Reach for the stars, swim in the sea, fly with a bird, climb up a tree! Bliss Kid Yoga is a non-profit dedicated to providing yoga programs for children, families and educators in order to help nurture physical and emotional health within the community. Free.
— Blues on the Green @ Zilker Park
Wednesday, May 25, 8 p.m.
Blues on the Green is Austin’s largest free concert series, and an Austin tradition that kicks off the season tonight. Bring family and friends, some blankets or lawn chairs, a picnic and enjoy a concert from Mike Flanigin’s The Drifter, Billy Gibbons, Jimmie Vaughan, Charlie Sexton, and the Peterson Brothers. Music begins at 8pm.
— Minecraft Club @ Twin Oaks Library
Thursday, May 26, 4 p.m.
Enjoy two hours of Minecraft free play! Laptops are available. You can also bring your own or other mobile device that has Minecraft downloaded! Recommended for ages 7 and up.
— The Mobile River’s 1st Birthday Party @ LCRA Red Bud Center
Thursday, May 26, 4 – 7 p.m. (event was rescheduled from last week due to rain)
This cutting-edge mobile museum brings a high-quality STEM field-trip experience to our Texas schools, and now the public can take a tour at this free event. Housed in a 42-foot trailer, this exhibit includes interactive models and electronic games that engage and inspire students to go out and make a difference in water conservation.
— The Wizard of Oz @ The Long Center
Friday, May 27, 7:30 p.m. (runs through Sunday May 29)
Follow the yellow brick to the Long Center to see The Wizard of Oz! Join Dorothy, Toto, the Tin Man, Lion & Scarecrow for this all-time favorite musical. This is a new production that contains all the much-loved songs from the classic Oscar winning movie, plus a few new songs by Andrew Lloyd Webber. Tickets are $29 & up, available online here. You can also enter to win a 4-pack of tickets here!
Have a fun week!