Austin Activities and Events - February
It's time for our favorite blog of the month, Austin area activities and events for the whole family! With February being the shortest month of the year, it's important to plan ahead so that you can enjoy all the fun and exciting adventures February has to offer. Here is a list of various events and activities in the Austin area:
Cirque Italia @ Barton Creek Square Mall
February 2nd-11th | Enjoy an aquatic spectacular by Cirque Italia that you don't want to miss! *Admit one free child (ages 2-12) with every regular full price adult admission ticket in Levels 2 & 3! This coupon can not be combined with any other offers or deals!
The Wazir of Oz @ Austin Scottish Rite Theatre
February 3rd-25th | When the Wazir of Oz gets word that the girl with red sandals is headed to Oz, he and his sidekick do all they can to stop her. Join Drithi and her fellow travelers as they learn the benefit of seeing things from a new perspective. Live music by Austin's Sacred Cowgirls and an original script and choreography bring together an American classic with traditions and culture from South Asia.
11th Annual Puppy Bowl @ Austin Humane Society
February 3rd, 12 PM - 3 PM | Join Austin Humane Society for our 11th Annual Puppy Bowl on Saturday, February 3rd. Puppy Bowl is a Super Bowl-themed, family-friendly tailgate featuring adorable AHS adoptable puppies dressed in uniform, puppy prediction games and a tailgating party sure to impress even the littlest sports and animal, enthusiasts.
WeatherFest @ Bullock Museum
February 4th | Keep weather on your radar at Austin's annual WeatherFest. Join the Bullock Texas State History Museum, Spectrum News Austin, and Girlstart for a FREE afternoon of family activities all about weather!
- Learn more about weather science to fly kites, make snow, look through spectroscopes, and much more!
- Visit numerous exhibitors for demonstrations, displays, and important safety information.
- Get your weather questions answered at Ask-A-Meteorologist
Valentine’s Card Making @ Dittmar Rec Center
February 7th, 5 PM - 7 PM | Nothing is sweeter than a homemade Valentine's Day card. Dittmar Recreation Center will host Valentine's Day card making party to create some decorative cards for Austin area kids in hospitals and shelters. You'll have fun and feel good knowing that you put smiles on kids faces for Valentine's Day!
Austin Symphony Presents Jurassic Park Live @ Long Center
February 9th, 8 PM | One of the most thrilling science fiction adventures ever made, and featuring one of John Williams’ most iconic and beloved musical scores. Masterfully directed by Steven Spielberg and based on the best-selling novel by Michael Crichton, Jurassic Park transports us to a secluded island where scientists have succeeded in reviving the age of dinosaurs in a brand new, immersive theme park, the likes of which has never been seen before.
Austin Cave Festival @ Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
February 10, 10 AM - 4 PM | Join experts from City of Austin Watershed Protection and Wildlands for tours of La Crosse Cave and Wildflower Cave to explore the underground world and learn what critters live there, how water enters the cave and travels through the Edwards Aquifer, and how actions in the recharge zone affect water quality at Barton Springs. Wear closed-toe shoes and clothes you can get muddy. Helmets, headlamps and additional cave gear will be provided. Click here to schedule a tour.
FREE Kite Making Workshop @ Gus Garcia Rec Center
Feb 10, 1 PM-3 PM | Fly on by and make a kite with us! There will also be games and activities for the family. The event will be held outside in grassy area on the east side of the building and will be moved inside in case of bad weather.
Parents Night Out @ Thinkery
February 16th, 5:30 PM | It’s a night out for you, but we think of it as kids’ night out at Thinkery! Enjoy a night out in Mueller while the kiddos experience an exclusive evening at Thinkery. Kids ages 4 and up will have the museum to themselves and live it up with pizza, hands-on STEAM activities, exhibit exploration and MORE! Tickets are limited, so don’t miss out!
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