12th Annual Mother Earth Day Festival at the Springs
Friday, May 10, 2013 – 9am-1pm
RAIN DATE: Friday, May 17, 2013
Due to weather conditions on May 10,
the festival is rescheduled for
Friday, May 17, 9 am – 1 pm.
Art Projects | Music | May Pole | Magic | Pirates | Puppets
Hula Hoops | Science & Watershed Interactive Exhibits | Solar Powered
Location: Barton Springs, Zilker Park, Austin, Texas.
Just across the parking lot from the Zilker Hillside Theatre.
Sue Young – Bilingual songwriter and storyteller
Bill Oliver and the Otter Space Band
Special Appearance by Ortega Superstar Choir
Principals! Teachers! This is a FUN end-of-school-year field trip!
Learn more about the ecosystems and habitat that we live in!
Bill Oliver brings together music, puppet shows, murals, interactive booths, games, art, local wildlife, and youngsters to create Mother Earth Day at the Springs. This would be an “Earth Day” specifically for and about Barton Springs, Barton Creek, and this special watershed in and around Austin.
Educational and Fun Ecological Activities
SOS Endangered Species of Barton Creek Mural
Water Games & tours from Splash! Exhibit
Barton Springs Puppet Show
Maypole dancing and music
Salamander sock puppets!
“Barkley” from TreeFolks
Songs and puppet show by Hey Lollies
Appearance by The Water Treasure Pirate
All Solar! Powered by Austin Energy Solar Trailer
Turtles! Hula Hoops! Magic! Giant Chess Game!