Catch our top five picks for free weekday fun in Austin every Monday morning on KXAN! Here are some of the exciting events you can look forward to this week.
Joe McDermott Concert – Monday, July 25 at 2:00 p.m. Award-winning children’s musician Joe McDermott is sure to put a smile on your face. Have a blast singing along to his silly songs. FREE! APL – Milwood Branch, 12500 Amherst Dr, Austin.
The Wine Down – Wednesday, July 27 from 5-8:00 p.m. Malaga Tapas & Bar will be on-site providing food samples. Music by El Tule. Check out a pop-up shop from Luxe Apothetique and merchandise giveaways from retailers around the 2nd Street neighborhood. FREE! 3TEN Austin City Limits Live, 310 W Willie Nelson Blvd, Ste 1A, Austin.
101x Summer Cinema Series: The Goonies – Wednesday, July 27 at 8:30 p.m. Arrive early at Central Market with your blankets, lawn chairs and appetites. Food specials in the café. Movie starts at dusk but you don’t want to lose your seat. Rated PG. Family friendly and FREE! Central Market, 4001 N Lamar Blvd, Austin.
Lucas Miller Concert (Cedar Park) – Thursday, July 28 at 1:30 p.m. and 2:45 p.m. Kids in grades K-5 will enjoy a fun music show by Lucas Miller, the Singing Zoologist. FREE! Cedar Park Library, 550 Discovery Blvd, Cedar Park.
Rhythm on Stage: Bollywood Dance with Prakash and Divya (RSVP) – Thursday, July 28 from 7:30-8:45 p.m. Back for its 5th year, Austin’s only instructional dance series invites you to take center stage. Learn how to dance on the Dell Hall Stage as the Long Center partners with Ballet Austin to bring you a FREE evening of dance. The event is come and go. No experience is necessary. All ages welcome. Please RSVP if you plan to attend. The Long Center, 701 W Riverside Dr, Austin.
Bonus event that is nearly free:
Children’s Day Art Park Teddy Bear Picnic with Staci Gray– Wednesday, July 27 from 9:30-11:30 a.m. From interaction with members of The Austin Symphony, who wander the crowds performing for children, to onstage jams by some of Austin’s most beloved children’s entertainers, it doesn’t get much better than these festive Wednesday mornings in the Symphony Square amphitheater. Don’t miss the final Children’s Day Art Park this week! 50¢ per child. Adults are free. Symphony Square, 1101 Red River St, Austin.
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