Thanksgiving is only a few weeks away, so we’ve rounded up some places in town that are offering free community celebrations of the holiday! Know of more? Please feel free to share them in the comments. If you’re interested in volunteering this Thanksgiving, check out Operation Turkey or Giving City Austin.
Community Thanksgiving Meal
November 10 at 5:30 p.m. | Metz Rec Center, 2407 Canterbury St, Austin
Give thanks in your community with a FREE homemade thanksgiving meal. Entertainment for the whole family. Please note the rainout date of Friday, November 11.
A.B. Cantu Pan-American Recreation Center Thanksgiving Meal
November 19 from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. | 2100 E 3rd St, Austin
Enjoy a FREE community Thanksgiving meal with live music and entertainment!
Interfaith Thanksgiving Service and Celebration (RSVP)
November 20 at 3 p.m. | St. James Missionary Baptist Church, 3417 E. Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Austin
FREE, family-friendly, all are welcome. Reception follows the prayer service and all are welcome to bring a dish to share. RSVP here.
H-E-B Feast of Sharing
November 22 from 4-8 p.m. | Palmer Events Center, 900 Barton Springs Road, Austin
Join in the festivities and experience the joy at the annual H‑E‑B Feast of Sharing holiday dinner. The Feast of Sharing is the culmination of a year‑round commitment H‑E‑B makes to fighting hunger. In addition to a holiday meal you can enjoy music, arts and crafts, and kids activities‑even an appearance by Santa himself.