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Summer Fun at Quarry Splash Pad

If you only go to one splash pad this summer, make it the Quarry Splash Pad! This is our favorite one in the Austin area. Summer Fun at Quarry Splash Pad is the best way to beat the Austin heat! Admission Yes, there is a $2 per person admission fee for this splash pad. But […]

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5 Reasons Why You Should Check Out Meanwhile Brewing

We visited Meanwhile Brewing Co on a Sunday afternoon, after spending the morning swimming at McKinney Falls State Park. It was the perfect chill atmosphere and such a fun place to bring the kids. Here’s why we love this local brewery. #1 The Patio Meanwhile Brewing has an expansive tree-covered patio, making it perfect for […]

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Central Texas Parks | Free | Parks

Berry Springs Park

Berry Springs Park and Preserve in Georgetown has pecan trees, camping, a playground, hiking trails, fishing, and even donkeys! The Donkeys Lil’ Bob and Pedro are the donkey friends that will greet you near the parking lot. You can even feed them, but please limit it to only a handful of grass or hay. Pecan […]

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Austin Public Parks

Where to Climb Trees in Austin

I have three sons, and one of them is always climbing trees. Once while up in a tree he said, “This tree is so climby, I wish I could climb it all day!” This post is for all of those kids who have to climb every tree they see. These are some of our favorite […]

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Fireworks in Austin 2021

Where is your favorite place to go watch the fireworks in Austin on the 4th of July? Here are all the places having Fourth of July celebrations and fireworks displays in and around Austin in 2021. FIREWORKS IN AUSTIN Annual Austin Symphony H-E-B July 4th Concert & Fireworks at Auditorium Shores on July 4th at […]

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Austin Public Parks | Parks | Playgrounds

Northwest District Park

Beverly S. Sheffield Northwest District Park is in the Allandale neighborhood of Austin. This park has a playground, baseball fields, basketball and tennis courts, a pool, picnic tables, a pond, and trails along Shoal Creek. Playground at Northwest District Park We loved the playgrounds here. There is a bigger one and a smaller section. The […]

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Austin Public Parks | Parks | Playgrounds

Eastwoods Park

Eastwoods Park is a lovely little neighborhood park in the Eastwoods neighborhood. Playground There is a newer looking playground that has elements of nature, like mushrooms and logs. My 3 year old loved balancing and climbing here. Splash Pad The splash pad operates during the summer months. Don’t forget your swimsuits and towels! The Other […]

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