Laurie Lyons-Makaimoku

Weekend Top 10 FREE Events: September 22-24, 2017

It’s the first weekend of fall–hooray! Get outdoors and enjoy concerts in the park, dancing under the stars, exercise, art, and one of the longest-running arts/crafts and music festivals in the country. The whole weekend is packed with FREE family fu... Read More...

FREE Date Nights In Austin: September 21-24, 2017

This week’s FREE Date Nights in Austin has a performance at Waterloo Records by Walker Lukens, Rocktoberfest at the Rock Rose Domain Northside, and the longest running arts and crafts festival in the nation–the Pecan Street Festival. Its the first da... Read More...

FREE Date Nights In Austin: September 14-17, 2017

This week’s FREE Date Nights in Austin has Seinfeld trivia, an outdoor screening of The Fate of the Furious, a Mermaid Festival, Slamhain wrestling match and, of course, a few comedy shows. You’ve got no excuse not to have fun this weekend!... Read More...

FREE Date Nights In Austin: September 7-10, 2017

This week’s FREE Date Nights in Austin has dance parties, yard sales, FREE pet adoptions, and the 20th Anniversary celebration of the Puerto Rican Cultural Center. It’s going to be a beautiful weekend here in Austin, so make sure you get out and enjo... Read More...

Weekend Top 10 FREE Events: September 8-10, 2017

This weekend has a wonderfully eclectic assortment of FREE fun! Catch an outdoor movie, watch Saturday morning cartoons on the big screen (with FREE breakfast), join a Halloween costume swap, learn some new dance moves, or just TRY not to laugh at a ... Read More...

35 FREE Don’t Miss September Events In Austin

September bridges the summer and fall, and we’ve got events to cover both seasons! Jump into a mermaid parade, visit some museums, and head into fall with some fun festivals. You won’t want to miss these FREE September events in Austin!... Read More...

Weekend Top 10 FREE Events: September 1-4, 2017

It’s Labor Day weekend and there is plenty of FREE fun for you to enjoy, including an RC Airshow, a block party, community festivals, and your chance to enjoy free activities at several area museums. Plus, check out our calendar and this link to find... Read More...

Weekend Top 10 FREE Events: August 25-27, 2017

This weekend’s art-filled FREE fun in Austin is sure to help you beat the back-to-school blues! Catch a movie in the park, enjoy one of several concerts, learn to draw in a master’s studio, attend a multi-cultural festival, or be a part of a record-a... Read More...

Weekend Top 10 FREE Events: August 4-6, 2017

Kick August off to a strong start with this weekend’s FREE events! You can watch a movie or two, build a truck, cheer on 15,000 racing rubber ducks, spend an afternoon rediscovering your favorite old school video games, and more.... Read More...
Laurie Lyons-Makaimoku

Laurie Lyons-Makaimoku

Managing Editor

As a long time Austin resident, Laurie is a big fan of dive bars, the Spurs, and low-key celebrity stalking. She's also a UT grad with a master's in New Media Journalism, and has never met a pug that she didn't like.