Bilingual Family Friendly Events

Sábados en Familia

January 12-May 11, 2019

Sábados en Familia – MACC

Join the MACC for a day filled with FREE art activities. They offer a variety of classes throughout the day; each geared toward either Pre-K, youth (5-12), and teens/adults so the whole family can spend the day in an enriching cultural experience! Classes will be offered at 10am & 11am; FREE LUNCH will be provided at noon. 

Second Saturdays: 10am – 1pm

Ages: 4 and up | FREE, includes lunch

More Info: Mexican American Cultural Center


Octavitas Celebration: Los Reyes Magos

Puerto Rican Cultural Center

Los Tres Reyes Magos are coming to Austin to celebrate Octavitas with us! They are bringing gifts for the kids! Come sing aguinaldos one last time! Enjoy performing company and student performances, and dancing for all!

January 20, 2019:

More Info: Puerto Rican Cultural Center

Practice Spanish around Austin!

Staff at these restaurants speak Spanish… Here are a few Mariposas’ Favorites:

Cheko’s on 2222 is a great choice for breakfast.

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

-A great lunch & dinner place on 183 & Burnet is La Casita. They also have Mariachis on the weekends for brunch!

-While you ride around town, don’t forget to tune into http://kutx.org/. Their “Alt Latino” channel is on HD Radio or you can stream it from their player here.