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, etc. But we’ve got your FUN To-Do List right here. Every month, we round up all the best things you can be doing with your kids. Here’s your Austin To-Do List for April!

Save these Dates:

now through April 22: Sherwood Forest Faire in McDade, TX
now through May 27: Goodnight Moon @ ZACH Theatre
April 4: Movies in the Park: The Lion King @ NW District Park
April 5: Round Rock Express 1st Game of the Season @ Dell Diamond
April 6 & 7: 17th Annual Lonestar Roundup @ Travis County Expo Center
April 6-8: HONK! TX Festival @ various locations

Listen to some tunes during HONK!TX festival. Photo by Steve Rogers Photography.

April 7: South Asian New Year Festival @ Zilker Hillside Theater
April 7: Cedar Park BBQ Cookoff & Heritage Festival @ Elizabeth Milburn Park
April 7: The Trail Foundation 15th Anniversary Party @ Festival Beach
April 7 & 8: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets in Concert @ Bass Concert Hall
April 7 – 29: Pancho Rabbit and the Coyote @ Austin Scottish Rite Theatre
April 8: 6th Annual Children’s Picnic – A Real Food Fair @ Rosewood Park
April 8: Statesman Capitol 10K @ Downtown Austin

Plenty of games & food at the annual Children’s Picnic. Photo from Edible Austin’s Facebook page

April 13-15: Bluebonnet Festival @ Downtown Burnet, TX
April 13: Wonder Free Outdoor Screening @ Community First Cinema
April 14: Keep Austin Beautiful Day @ Various locations
April 14 & 15: US Quidditch Cup 11 @ Round Rock Multipurpose Complex
April 14 & 15: Art City Austin 2018 @ Palmer Event Center
April 19: Groundwork Music Project Presents: We Create @ Carver Cultural Center
April 19-22: Old Settler’s Music Festival @ Dale, TX

Kids can get their groove on at Old Settler’s Music Festival. Photo from the festival’s website.

April 21: 19th Annual Butterfly Festival @ EmilyAnn Theatre & Gardens (Wimberley)
April 21: Earth Day Festival @ Huston-Tillotson University
April 21 & 22: Open House/Muster Day @ Camp Mabry
April 21 & 22: Monster Jam @ Frank Erwin Center
April 22: 4th Annual Earth Day @ Radha Madhav Dham Temple

Enjoy learning activities at the Earth Day Festival. Photo from the Earth ATX Facebook page.

April 25-29: Disney On Ice @ H-E-B Cedar Park Center
April 27-29: Red Poppy Festival @ Georgetown Courthouse Square (Georgetown)
April 27: Ferdinand Outdoor Screening @ Community First Cinema
April 28: Eeyore’s Annual Birthday Party @ Pease Park
April 28: Lake Travis SpringFest @ Hill Country Galleria
April 28 & 29: 21st Annual Buda Wiener Dog Races @ Buda City Park (Buda)

Watch those wiener dogs zoom! Photo from the Buda Lion’s Club Facebook page. Photo by McKenna.

More to Explore this Month:

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