What parent doesn’t have a never-ending to-do list, right? With so many things we have to get accomplished, we also want to be sure you’re not missing out on the fun stuff that you want to do with the family. So browse this roundup of cool happenings for March — including the 4th Annual Do512 Family Picnic — and add some onto your list to be sure you’re making time for good times with the kids.

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March 2: Rodeo Austin Cowboy Breakfast @ Long Center Lawn
March 2: Coco Free Outdoor Screening @ Community First Cinema
March 2 (through May 27): Goodnight Moon @ ZACH Theatre
March 3: It’s My Park Day @ Various park locations
March 3: Texas Independence Day Parade @ Congress Ave.
March 3 (through April 22): Sherwood Forest Faire @ McDade, TX
March 4: H-E-B Free First Sunday @ Bullock Museum
March 4: Explore UT @ University of Texas Austin
March 4: 89th ABC Kite Fest @ Zilker Park

Fun for all ages at the ABC Kite Festival on March 4 in Zilker Park

March 9: Hook Free Outdoor Screening @ Community First Cinema
March 9: Community Campout @ Brushy Creek Community Center
March 10-24: SXSW — click here for our list of Family-Friendly happenings
March 10: Art Free-For-All @ Laguna Gloria
March 10: Batman Family Day @ Mondo Gallery
March 10: Tour the Gault Site @ Williamson Museum
March 10: Kids’ Music Showcase @ Thinkery
March 10-24: Rodeo Austin @ Travis County Expo Center

Rodeo Rumble Kids 1K Fun Run takes place on March 10

March 11: Bubble Guppies Live – Ready to Rock @ Long Center
March 11: Free Family Day @ UMLAUF Garden & Museum
March 12: Cartoon Network on the Green @ Long Center Lawn
March 12-16: Robot Mania @ Science Mill
March 13: 4th Annual Do512 Family Picnic @ The Midway

March 14-17: KUTX Children’s Concert Series @ Four Seasons
March 16: E.T. Outdoor Screening @ Community First Cinema
March 16: A Tribute to Dolly Parton @ Austin Scottish Rite Theatre
March 17: Go Green! Family Fun Day @ The Meadows Center
March 17: Austin Kids’ Directory 3rd Annual Fair @ Austin Sports Center
March 17: Austin St. Patrick’s Day Festival @ Pioneer Farms

plenty of kids activities at the Austin St. Patrick’s Day Festival at Pioneer Farms

March 24: Round Rock Express Fan Fest @ Dell Diamond
March 24: Blanton Block Party @ Blanton Museum of Art
March 29-30: Cirque Eloize Saloon @ Long Center
March 30: Doctor Strange Screening & Magic Show @ Community First Cinema
March 30 & 31: Balloons Over Horseshoe Bay @ Horseshoe Bay Resort
March 31: Celebrate Urban Birds @ Austin Nature & Science Center
March 31: Easter Egg Hunt @ Austin Zoo

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