13th Annual Mother Earth Day Festival at the Springs
Friday, May 9, 2014 – 9am-1pm
RAIN DATE: Friday, May 16, 2014
As of 3PM Thursday, the festival is still on for tomorrow, May 9th, as planned!
Changes will be posted if necessary.
Watch the weather, and dress accordingly. See you tomorrow!
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.
Sara Hickman – American rock/folk/pop/children’s music singer, songwriter, and artist
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!