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Needing a day or night out without the kids? You’ve come to the right place. Here are the best FREE date nights and day events in Austin this week.
Tuesday, November 5 through Monday, November 11
Line Dancing Class (Lockhart)
Tuesday, November 5 | from 7 to 8 p.m. | Lockhart State Park, 2012 State Park Road, Lockhart
Don’t miss the music and fun in this family-friendly dance class! All ages and abilities welcome. Join at Lockhart State Park for a lesson in country-style line dancing! Class is suitable for beginners and all ages. Prepare: Wear your dancing shoes and bring water. No registration required. Meet: Class will be held inside the park Recreation Hall. Fees: Class is free with paid entry to the park. Regular park entrance fees are $3/adult, free for children 12 & under. If office is closed when you arrive, please use the self-pay station to check in.
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Texas Farmer’s Market
Wednesday, November 6 | from 5 to 8 p.m. | Mueller, 4209 Airport Boulevard at the Browning Hangar
Shop a selection of seasonal vegetable produce, pastured chicken eggs, goat meat, and assorted pickles at the Teas Farmers Market under the Mueller Hanger. Rain or shine all year long. Every Wednesday. Free parking, live music, after work snack or dinner, all your groceries, colorful vegetables, and so much more. Check events for guest chef cooking demos, outdoor movie nights, and short talks on things you didn’t know about local agriculture and kitchen techniques.
Waterloo Greenway’s Creek Show
Thursday, November 7 (continues all week) | from 6 to 10 p.m. | Downtown Austin, Between 9th and 12th Streets
Austin’s signature fall event is back! Waterloo Greenway Conservancy’s 6th Annual Creek Show takes place November 7 through November 17 and runs from 6 to 10 p.m. nightly. On display between 9th and 12th streets, you don’t want to miss this free event featuring light-based art that attracted more than 50,000 visitors last year!This year’s installations include Aurora by 1909B, Downstream Upcycle by Design Workshop, The Ghost Boat by Nelsen Partners, Light House by Norma Sunny, m e a n d e r by frankev, and String Theory by Boka Powell. Attendees can also enjoy live music performances each night, family activities, and photo opps! To learn more, visit http://bit.ly/2Mn0b6Q.
Psalm 19 Astronomy Society November 2019 Sidewalk Astronomy in Georgetown
Friday, November 8 | at 7 p.m. | Georgetown Square, Corner of 8th and Austin Street
Come on out to look at the Moon and Saturn! You’ll even take an awesome photo of the Moon with your smart phone! This event is subject to be cancelled due to cloud cover or inclement weather. Please go to our Psalm 19 Astronomy Society group page on Facebook for updates. The group page will be updated 2 hours before each event. Or call (512) 574-7633 for more information.
MORPHatx Grand Opening
Saturday, November 9 | from 1 to 6 p.m. | MORPHatx, 1621 East 6th Street, Suite 1105
Join for the grand opening of MORPHatx – a quirky feel art gallery and event space located in East Austin. Drinks, bites, music, art, experiential room, and a good time. The grand opening will feature a variety of original art pieces by Rebel Fitz and Disordered Artist – prints will also be for sale!
Free Yoga at Barton Springs
Sunday, November 10 | from 10 to 11 a.m. | Zilker Park, South of Barton Springs Pool at the Monkey Tree
Are you ready for another FREE Yoga at Barton Springs? Join for an hour-long yoga session at Barton Springs on Sunday, November 10! BYOMat and water bottle. Meet South of Barton Springs Pool at the Monkey Tree (park off of Azie Morton Road). Spots are limited, so make sure to RSVP soon!
BBVA Music Sessions with Wilderado
Monday, November 11 | from 6 to 10 p.m. | Symphony Square, 1111 Red River Street
Rock out with indie band Wilderado, performing at the BBVA Music Sessions during Creek Show! Click here to claim two free tickets to the event.
Check out the Free Fun Calendar for even more ways to fill your week with fun Austin events.