Austin Summer Fun Checklist for Kids

Download Austin Summer Fun Checklist for Kids

Post on 22-Jul-2016




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Wondering what to do in Austin this summer with your kids? The I Heart Austin Summer Fun Checklist has over 40 activities each month that will keep Austin-area kids active. Plus, when kids complete at least four items on the checklist, they can earn free prizes and discounts from local sponsors.


  • Check out the Cathedral of Junk

    Visit the Elisabet Ney Museum

    Donate a fan to Family Eldercare at Fan Fare Friday (June 19th)

    Ride the MetroRail

    Take your photo in front of the Greetings from Austin mural

    Kayak or canoe on Lady Bird Lake

    Watch Pollyanna Theatres In My Own Backyard (June 10-13)

    Feed the ducks at Mueller Lake Park

    Check out art at HOPE Outdoor Gallery

    Customize your own 3D avatar at the Hill Country Science Mill

    Ease into your Sunday at a Cherrywood Coffeehouse Kids Show

    Play at Zilker Park

    Snap a selfie in front of bronze Lone Star at Bullock Texas State History Museum

    Visit the Texas Military Forces Museum

    Kids Day at Cabelas in Buda (June 13th)

    Swim or play in the sand at Lake Pflugerville

    Enjoy storytime at Barnes & Noble

    Take part in a Juneteenth celebration

    Get a sweet treat at Rocket Fizz in The Domain

    Watch a movie outside or in a park

    Visit the monkeys at the Austin Zoo

    Free their creative side and paint their Summer FUN at Painting with a Twist (Cedar Park or Lakeway)

    Sample a veggie at the HOPE Farmers Market Sample Station

    Take a ride on Austin Steam Trains Bertram Flyer

    Watch Chuggington Live! at the Long Center (June 14th)

    Speed down the 20 double slide at Hop N Happy

    Dine and play at Central Market North

    Play outside in the Luci and Ian Family Garden at the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

    Make Stringy Art at Laguna Gloria on Second Saturdays for Families (June 13th)

    Hike up to the top of Mt. Bonnell

    Check out the dino bones at Texas Memorial Museum

    Watch an Alamo Kids Club movie on the big screen

    Listen to music at Childrens Day Art Park

    Stroll South Congress and order a slice of pizza at More Home Slice

    Texas Outdoor Adventure Day at McKinney Roughs (June 13)

    Listen to live music outdoors

    Paint your own pottery at The Art Garage

    Visit Kaleidoscope Toys for Friday Family Fun Night

    Attend storytime at your local library

    Fathers Day Concert in the Park at Zilker Park (June 21st)

    Cool off with an agua fresca

    Celebrate summer with a new summer do at Sharkeys Cuts for Kids

    Visit Pioneer Farms

    Eat your way through Taste North Austin at The Domain (June 13)


    NE How To Have Summer Fun:1. Print the Summer Fun Checklist or pick up a copy of

    Austin Family magazine each month.

    2. Complete at least 4 activities per month, then bring your checklist to any of the Summer Fun Checklist sponsors to get a PRIZE!

    For complete rules and instructions, visit



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    $10Off Kids Cuts 13219 N Hwy 183

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    Grab Bag with Candy and Sticker 3220 Feathergrass Ct., Suite #120

    Free Poster (Redeemable Sundays

    at the HOPE Booth

    11am - 3pm) 412 Comal Street

    25% Off Bertram Flyer (coupon code: summerfun25)

    401 E . Whitestone Blvd., C-100

    Grab Bag 110 North IH 35, #375, Round Rock

    Free Toy

    13343 N Hwy 183, #200

    Mystery Treasure 2438 W. Anderson Ln

    $5 Off Painting Session For Kids

    12129 RR 620 N, Austin

    1501 RR 620 N, Ste B, Lakeway 2438 W. Anderson Ln

    Parents: Take photos of your child doing the activities and upload to Instagram for a chance to win awesome giveaways! Be sure to use #AustinSummerFun as a hashtag.

    All items must be redeemed by June 30, 2015