Rain is *fingers crossed* coming our way right before the fourth of July festivities begin! Whether you are looking for ways to stay dry and inside, or still hoping to get outside, these FREE events in and around Austin are here to help.
This list contains a mix of family-friendly and adult focused Austin events.
Monday, June 27th | From 10 to 11:30 a.m. | San Marcos Public Library, 625 East Hopkins Street, San Marcos
FREE fun for all ages! Crafts take 20 to 30 minutes to complete and San Marcos Public Library will provide all supplies. Children under 5 should bring an adult to help them with the crafts.
Shley Does Yoga
Monday, June 27th | From 6 to 7:30 p.m. | Batch Craft Beer, 3220 Manor Road
Looking for a way to wind down this Monday? Enjoy FREE yoga outside under a lovely canopy of trees at Batch Craft Beer. Bring your own mat, and anything else you may need to enjoy your yoga session.
Tuesday, June 28th | From 7 to 9 p.m. | Fareground Austin, 111 Congress Avenue
Looking for a FREE way to get in a great workout right in the heart of Austin? Get GROUNDED at downtown’s Fareground every Tuesday evening with fitness programming powered by Swift Fit Events.
Chapter Book Storytime
Wednesday, June 29th | From 2 to 3 p.m. | Hampton Branch at Oak Hill, 5125 Convict Hill Road
Storytime for children aged 5 and under and their parents, featuring stories, songs, fingerplays, rhymes, and crafts or other extension activities. Program length can vary.
Wednesday, June 29th | From 9 to 11 p.m. | Central Machine Works, 4824 East Cesar Chavez
This month CMW is honoring the work of Nicolas Cage. In this film Norman Jewison film, Nick stars with Cher as a hot-tempered baker who falls in love with the fiancé of his estranged brother.
Thursday, June 30th | From 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. | San Marcos Public Library, 625 East Hopkins, San Marcos
Hands-on science experiments make learning fun! Presented by the Texas State Service Learning Initiative and the Department of Biology. For ages 4 to 12. Registration required.
Kids 5-8 Club: Young Rembrandts® Drawing Class: Dinosaurs
Thursday, June 30th | From 3:30 to 5 p.m. | Pflugerville Public Library, 1008 West Pfluger Street, Pflugerville
Kids 5 to 8 years old can enjoy this fun and FREE drawing class on dinosaurs!
Nature Nights: Caves, Mud, and Water
Thursday, June 30th | From 6 to 9 p.m. | Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, 4801 La Crosse Avenue
Join Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center for the last Nature Night of the season to explore Caves, Mud and Water. This week will showcase what rocks can teach us through layers and fossils, how rainwater moves underground and even includes an on-site cave tour!
Rhythm and Reels
Friday, July 1st | From 6 to 10 p.m. | Lakeway City Park, 1102 Lohmans Crossing Road, Lakeway
A music and movie summer series. Expect plenty of treats, games, and live music, plus a special movie presentation. This week’s movie is Captain America – The First Avenger.
Dive In Movie: Soul
Friday, July 1st | From 8 to 11 p.m. | Katherine Fleischer Pool, 2106 Klattenhoff Drive
Grab a spot at the coolest place in town to watch a movie, the pool! This week watch Soul while floating or lounging right next to the pool.
Looking for more FREE things to do around Austin?! Check out our FREE FUN IN AUSTIN CALENDAR!