Drum Together at Toybrary!

Toybrary Austin 2001 Justin Ln, Austin, TX

Join us at Toybrary Austin with your little ones for a fun, interactive music-making activity everyone will enjoy! We'll enjoy moving to the rhythms, playing drums, and making music together! Suitable for ages 2 to 5 with parent accompaniment. No experience needed. All instruments will be provided. $10 per child, payable through Eventbrite or at the door. BONUS: Activity fee includes entry to stay-and-play at Toybrary! Don't miss out on this fun and memorable music experience with your precious little ones!

Celebrate Women in Music

Elisabet Ney Museum 304 E 44th St, Austin, TX

Join us in the park at Elisabet Ney Museum during their Ney Day event to celebrate women in music from around the world. Bring the kids to enjoy outdoor music and hands-on arts and crafts activities anytime between 12 and 5pm. Drop by our exhibit to learn about women in world music and women-focused music traditions and touch and feel different music instruments from around the world.

Kids and Family Drum Together!

Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum 605 Azie Morton Rd, Austin, TX

Join us for a fun celebration of springtime in Texas that the whole family will love! Bring the kids to explore outdoor sculptures, enjoy spring-themed handicraft activities, listen to music, and participate in our fun, family-friendly, hands-on Drum Together activity. Free and open to the public. Suitable for all ages. The entire event runs from 12 and 4p, with our fun Kids and Family Drum Together activity at 2:30p. Don't miss out on this memorable experience with your family! Don't miss out on this memorable experience with your family!

Music Around the World at Evening for Educators

Bullock Museum 1800 Congress Ave, Austin, TX

Interact with music traditions from around the world while learning more about the arts, music, and cultural programs that nonprofit Artly World provides for children and families in Austin. Enjoy viewing, learning about, and making sounds on instruments representative of different geographic regions and cultural traditions. Meet the Artly World team and learn more about how we use arts and music programming to celebrate cultural heritages and teach children and families about different cultures and traditions. This activity is part of Bullock Museum's "Evening for Educators," a free event exclusively for teachers. Requires RSVP via Bullock Museum's website: https://www.thestoryoftexas.com/visit/calendar/evening-for-educators-20190729

Family Sound Portraits

Elisabet Ney Museum 304 E 44th St, Austin, TX

Join us in the park to create your family's unique "sound portrait"! Part of Elisabet Ney Museum's Portraiture in the Park event. What is a sound portrait? A unique opportunity to represent you and your family through sound, using instruments you choose from our collection of drums, percussion accessories, and sound effects from around the world. No musical experience necessary. We'll provide all the instruments and any instructions needed to produce sound. Free and open to the public as part of City of Austin's Museum Day. Bring the family to enjoy a day in the park and to explore the meaning and process of portraiture.

Outdoor Family Fun Drum Together

Thinkery 1830 Simond Ave,, Austin, TX

Join us in the courtyard outside Thinkery for fun, kid-friendly outdoor music activity the whole family will enjoy! Celebrate the lovely autumn weather by playing drums, moving to the rhythms from around the world, and having a great time with family and loved ones. Don’t miss out on this fun and memorable music experience with your family! Open to the public---walk-ins welcome! There will be several 20-minute sessions throughout the duration of the event. Come anytime between 10:30 and 12:30, ready to have fun with your family! No prior music experience necessary, and all instruments will be provided by Artly World Nonprofit. Suitable for all ages.

Austin Arts Fair 2019

Asian American Resource Center 8401 Cameron Rd, Austin, TX

A family-friendly arts and culture event celebrating the artists & performers that contribute so much to Austin's unique culture and distinct character. Shop local original artwork and handmade crafts. Create your own art in fun, all ages, hands-on arts activities and workshops. Enjoy live entertainment by local musicians, dancers, and performers. This event is open to the public. Free entry with registration.

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Austin Arts Fair Spring 2020

Asian American Resource Center 8401 Cameron Rd, Austin, TX

A fun, FREE, family-friendly arts and culture event celebrating the artists who contribute so much to the unique and vibrant culture of Austin! Shop unique, handmade collections of art and crafts by local artists. Create your own art in fun, hands-on arts activities and interactive workshops. Enjoy live entertainment by local musicians and performers. And learn more about the arts and music opportunities that Austin has to offer by speaking with the artists themselves.

Finger Puppets Storytime

Austin Public Library- Terrazas Branch 1105 E Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX

A family-friendly storytime featuring a humorous reading with a curious puppet friend. At the end of the reading, enjoy creating your own funny finger puppet character to take home. The storytelling suitable for all ages, and the arts activity is most suitable for ages 5 and up.

Storytime and Sounds!

Austin Public Library - Little Walnut Creek Branch 835 W Rundberg Ln, Austin, TX

An interactive storytime with hands-on explorations of sound and sound effects. Enjoy an exciting reading where you will create the sounds to accompany the story using your voice, body, and provided instruments and effects. This storytelling is most suitable for ages 5 and up, but all ages are welcome.