With the weather showing hopeful signs of warming up, we are starting to crave some days in the sun. If you are in need of a little change of scenery, Spring is the perfect time to add some outdoor activities to your to-do list. We have gathered a list of upcoming family-friendly events in Austin that you surely will enjoy. From vintage markets to rodeo fairs, these events will bring your family and friends together for some fun in the sun.

Austin Flea: March 7 – April 26

Embodying the entire essence of Austin’s culture, the Austin Flea is a fun and relaxed hot spot that has something for everyone. Bringing local handmade items, vintage wares and food trucks into one setting, the Flea is a one-of-a-kind event you will not want to miss. This spring, the Austin Flea will take over different locations across the city on weekends from March 7th-April 26th.

Laissez Fair Vintage Market: March 14-15, May 3

For the lovers of all things vintage, Laissez Fair is the experience you have been looking for. This tri-annual market creates an opportunity to directly connect vintage vendors with shoppers.  Offering a wide assortment of vintage styles and goods, Laissez Fair promotes sellers of vintage clothing, jewelry and home goods that will add personality to your style or home. 

Rodeo Austin: March 14 – 28

For those looking to get outdoors while embracing their inner cowboy or cowgirl, fear not, Rodeo Austin is right around the corner. With livestock and concert shows, fairground food and carnival rides, Rodeo Austin is filled with entertainment for people of all ages.  

ABC Kite Festival: March 31

A unique and favorited Austin tradition, the ABC Kite Festival brings together families and friends to and gaze at a sky full of color. This free, all-day event at Zilker Park includes kite-flying contests, crafts, showcases and music. Bring your kite and don’t forget your SPF for this memorable event.