- April 15, 2022

Top Free Austin Events Happening This Weekend: April 15 through April 17, 2022

What a beautiful spring weekend on our horizon around Austin! Whether you are hoping to soak up the sunshine all weekend long, or looking for Easter festivities, here are this weekend’s top FREE events.

This list contains a mix of family-friendly and adult focused Austin events. 

Top FREE Austin Weekend Events Happening Friday, April 15 through Sunday, April 17:

Hop-Up Pop-Up
Friday, April 15 | From 8 to 6 p.m. | Downtown Hutto 500 West Live Oak Street, Hutto

Hop up to historic Downtown Hutto for this pop-up Easter egg hunt! Stuffed eggs will be scattered all around the East Street area.

Annual Spring Egg Hunt
Friday, April 15 | From 2 to 5:30 p.m. | 1032 Canyon Bend, Dripping Springs

Jump Bounce Houses, Face Painting by Anna, Carly’s Critters, Live Music by Dillon Havins and maybe a bunny spotting!

Concerts in the Park
Friday, April 15 | From 6 to 8 p.m. | 100 Blue Hole Lane, Wimberley

Bring your blanket, chairs, and food as you relax and listen to some live music at the famous Blue Hole Swimming Area.

Easter Egg-Stravaganza
Saturday, April 16 | From 10 to 12 p.m. | Southwest Christian Church 10500 Old Manchaca Road

Join in for a fun time with several Easter egg hunts, family relay races, a rock-wall and bounce house, animals and crafts, and hotdogs.

Old Gruene Market Days
Saturday, April 16 | From 10 to 5 p.m. | 1724 Hunter Road, Gruene

A great excuse to get the family out to Gruene this weekend, their Market Days! Features nearly 100 artisans offering handmade items made by the vendors themselves, including uniquely crafted items and packaged Texas foods.

8th Annual Ney Day
Saturday, April 16 | From 12 to 4 p.m. | Elisabet Ney Museum 304 E 44th Street

To commemorate Elisabet Ney and her legacy, this annual event celebrating women in the arts, sciences and civic culture. Like in years past, there will be a ton of artist-led projects, demonstrations, booths, and music by Chulita Vinyl Club.

Vista Brewing 4th Anniversary Party
Saturday, April 16 | From 12 to 9 p.m. | Vista Brewing 13551 FM150 W, Driftwood

Free fun for the whole family all day long in Driftwood. With free live music, special releases, giveaways, and so much more.

Luckenbach’s BIG Easter Egg Hunt
Sunday, April 17 | From 12 to 5 p.m. | 412 Luckenbach Town Loop, Luckenbach

Spend Easter Sunday in Luckenbach with an amazing lineup of live music and age-appropriate egg hunt.

Kids Chess Open Play
Sunday, April 17 | From 1:30 to 3 p.m. | Cedar Park Library 550 Discover Boulevard, Cedar Park

Learn the basics of how to play chess or meet up with other chess fans to play a few games. Ages 17 and under, and all abilities are welcome.

Blues in the Night
Sunday, April 17 | From 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. | Meanwhile Brewing 3901 Promontory Point Drive

Enjoy a concert by Blues in the Night on the Meanwhile Brewing outdoor stage.

Looking for the perfect place to play outside this weekend? Discover everything you need to know about Pease Park here!