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Summer camp registration is open! Austin has a plethora of camps and many of them are filling up fast.

In the coming weeks leading up to summer, we'll be introducing different camps in our Summer Camp Series in order to give you an idea of what's available, and to help you find the right camp for your kiddos.

Today's featured camp is the Badgerdog Camps by the Austin Public Library Friends Foundation.
April 6, 2018


The world’s largest bounce house ever assembled will make its way across the country from March to November of 2018, visiting 29 states and 59 major cities, and guess what: On April 13-15, 2018 The Big Bounce America will make a stop in Austin!

People of all ages are invited to get big-air on the basketball court, compete against one another on an obstacle course, and plummet from a giant slide into a massive ball pit outside the main structure. Find out more and enter our giveaway for a chance to win a family-4 pack of tickets.
April 4, 2018


Do you love horses and have always wanted to attend a fancy horsey-event? Well, here’s your chance: The Victory Cup Polo Match is coming to Austin on Saturday, May 5th, 2018 (and we can get you in for free…).

The Victory Cup Polo Match, which has been called “The Best Kentucky Derby Party in Texas” is a kid friendly and pet friendly annually event. Guests enjoy taking in the majesty of the horses, the sights of beautiful people and the thrill of heart pounding polo! Find out more and how to enter for a chance to win VIP and general admission tickets to the event.
April 3, 2018


Summer camp registration is open! Austin has a plethora of camps and many of them are filling up fast. 

In the coming weeks leading up to summer, we'll be introducing different camps in our Summer Camp Series in order to give you an idea of what's available, and to help you find the right camp for your kiddos.

Today's featured camp is the Long Center Texas Arts Project.
April 3, 2018


Pranathi Jammula, a 7th grader at Kealing Middle School (Austin Independent School District) was crowned champion at the Austin Regional Spelling Bee at the ZACH Topfer Theatre. She will represent Austin in the 2018 Scripps National Spelling Bee in Washington DC.
 
The Austin Regional Spelling Bee went 12 rounds before declaring Jammula the winner. She correctly spelled the winning word “coriaceous” 3.5 hours into the competition, advancing over 46 other competing student spellers to claim her victory. Read more about the spelling bee and how you can enroll your child.
April 2, 2018


So, we’ve been trying to stay away from plastic food containers for quite a while now. We store all our leftovers in glass containers (even in the freezer in tempered glass or glass specifically labeled for freezing), and have migrated to stainless steel lunch boxes and water bottles.
 
Why? Because plastic is poisoning our bodies and oceans. Doctors and researchers have linked chemicals in plastics, such as BPA (bisphenol-A) and phthalates, in numerous studies to hormone and thyroid problems, behavior issues, obesity, cancer, diabetes, asthma, even kidney and heart conditions. Here's what you can do.
April 2, 2018


Do you live near The Domain and like saving while shopping? Check out the Just Between Friends Austin Central consignment sale event next month.

Just Between Friends Austin Central is an award winning children’s and maternity consignment event with sales in spring and in fall. This year’s spring/summer consignment sale event takes place April 19-21, 2018. Read on for details and how to enter for a chance to win a $25 gift card to JBF Austin Central.
March 28, 2018



We’re glad to see so many inspiring young people standing up for themselves and others, and making the world a better place.

If you know a young girl between the age of 10 and 15, make sure she and her parents are aware of this event: Girls For Progress, a conference for girls who want to change the world.
March 27, 2018


Especially our California-Mama’s may be thrilled about this: Los Angeles based contemporary clothing line Chaser Brand announced the opening of their very first retail store in Texas on March 30th! Where, you may ask? At The Domain Northside here in Austin!

Find out where and how you can enter to win one of two $50 gift cards to the new store.
March 22, 2018


This Friday, March 23, 2018, the long awaited, one-of-a-kind family attraction Crayola Experience, created by 114-year-old company Crayola, will open its doors to the public.

The colorful adventures of Crayola Experience help kids and adults alike explore art and technology, express their creativity and experience color in a whole new way. Read on for details and how to enter for a chance to win two free tickets to Crayola Experience.
March 21, 2018