- April 7, 2014

Top 5 FREE Weekday Events (Apr 7-11, 2014)


  1. Austin Lyric Opera Presents The Elixir Project – Tuesday, April 8 from 4:30-6:00 p.m. In a partnership of operatic proportions, Austin Lyric Opera and the Butler Opera Center at UT – Austin announces The Elixir Project, a springtime series of live mini performances, adapted from the famous Italian opera The Elixir of Love. Everyone is invited – even the kids. FREE! SFC Farmer’s Market East, MLK & Miriam Ave, near M Station, Austin.
  2. Here We Grow Again Kids Consignment Sale – Thursday, April 10 and Friday, April 11, from 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Pay less for quality items you need for your children. FREE! Gateway Square Shopping Center, 9503 Research Blvd, Austin.
  3. Show Up Show Off Show Show – Thursday, April 10 at 6:00 p.m. Austin Bat Cave is hosting a citywide talent show. During this fun-filled evening, adults and kids alike will Show Up & Show Off. Musicians, magicians, tap dancers, hat jugglers: all are welcome to apply and showcase their talent. Those who are talent-challenged and don’t love the spotlight are encouraged to bring the whole family out to enjoy the singular celebration. FREE! All proceeds from sponsored food, drinks, and the silent auction will benefit ABC’s free writing programs for kids. Jo’s, 1300 S Congress Ave, Austin.
  4. Unplugged at the Grove – Thursday, April 10 at 8:00 p.m. This year marks the 21st Anniversary of KGSR’s Unplugged at the Grove. Bring the family down to hear indie rockers What Made Milwaukee Famous. FREE! Shady Grove, 1624 Barton Springs Rd, Austin.
  5. Movies in the Park: Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure – Thursday, April 10 at 8:30 p.m. Bring your blanket or lawn chairs and a picnic dinner for a fun and relaxing evening under the beautiful Austin night sky. FREE! Republic Square Park, 422 Guadalupe, Austin.
For more, check out What’s Up? Weekly roundup of weekday events or our Free Fun Calendar!