Bilingual Events

Little Texans: Los Colores

@ Bob Bullock History Museum

Explore los colores de primavera with our director, Yvette! Drop-in for this hands-on program incorporating movement, play and tactile learning into engaging experiences where younger children (ages 2-5) can discover something new alongside their caregivers. Program is FREE for members or with exhibit admission.

Story Time: Día Del Niño

@ Bob Bullock History Museum

Join our director, Yvette, for an hour of bilingual story time! Dive into stories, sing your favorite songs, and expand your imaginations through hands-on experiences designed especially for ages 2-5. Program is FREE for members or with exhibit admission.

Amauta: Argentina, Mexico, and Peru in the 1920s

@ Blanton Museum of Art

This seasonal exhibit focuses on the impact the magazine, Amauta, had on Latin America during the 1920s. The exhibition includes paintings, sculptures, poetry, publications, and more.

Practice Spanish around Austin!

Here are a few of Mariposas’ favorite restaurants to practice your Spanish skills at:


Down South, we recommend La Mexicana. They have great authentic Mexican baked goods & breakfast, lunch or dinner. Open 24 hours!

Cheko’s on 2222 is a great choice for breakfast. It’s a cozy spot so get there before the morning crowd!

La Casita is great for lunch & dinner. They also have mariachis on the weekends for brunch! 

Lima Criolla is a Peruvian restaurant in the Linc that is perfect for practicing your Spanish skills! They also have excellent ceviche!

While you’re checking out all of the amazing eats around Austin stream Alt.Latino from NPR! They release new playlists every couple of weeks as well as articles on Latinx culture and arts.