Who says all of the fun that Austin has to offer has to be saved for the weekend? Thanks to our partnership with KXAN this week’s list will get you stretching, sipping, and dancing the night away! Be sure to find more great weekday events over on our What’s Up Weekly post.
Free Fun In Austin continues to highlight Austin area locations and activities that may not be available at this time. We encourage you to take all safety measures to keep yourself and your neighbors safe. It is our hope that the stories and features on this site will help inform your plans in the future.
Free Family Yoga in Patterson Park – Wednesday, November 15 from 11 to 11:45 a.m. Supported by Austin Parks Foundation. This 45 minute Family Yoga Class is at Patterson Park for ages 3+ with an adult. Remember to bring your yoga mat! Sign the online waiver here. For questions, please call The Little Yoga House at 512-358-6190.
Patterson Park, 4200 Brookview Rd, Austin
Third Thursday – Thursday, November 16 from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. We have an eclectic mix of art-fueled activities for November’s Third Thursday, including our “Dancing with Death” exhibition — now on view! Join us for a day filled with FREE events — from live music to tours. Museum admission is always free on Thursdays, and on the third Thursday of each month the museum remains open until 9 p.m.
The Blanton Museum of Art, 200 MLK Jr, Austin
Art, Beer, Cocktails & Tapas!
– Thursday, November 16 from 6 to 8 p.m. Austin-based artist, Mila Sketch, won Oskar Blues Brewery’s first-ever CANvas CANpaign. Her design will be featured on one million cans of clean drinking water, which will be distributed post-disaster in partnership with Ball Corporation and Oskar Blues Brewery. Help us celebrate Mila and the top five finalists by sippin’ on hand-crafted Oskar Blues beer cocktails and noshing on an assortment of delectable tapas. Admission and food are FREE. RSVP
for the event in advance and receive two FREE drinks!
Hotel Eleven, 1123 East 11th St, Austin
KUTX Live at Mueller
– Friday, November 17 at 7 p.m. Rock the amphitheater at Mueller Lake Park this fall with another round of family friendly concerts curated by KUTX and Spare the Rock, Spoil the Child. The FREE fun starts at 7 p.m. with a kid-friendly act, followed by rock and roll for the grown-ups. This week’s acts include Sugar-Free Allstars and Sweet Spirit. Food trucks, fun, and live music on the lake!
Mueller Lake Park, 4550 Mueller Blvd, Austin
Mozart’s Christmas Light Show Begins
– Friday, November 17 from 6-11 p.m. Mozart’s Christmas Light Show goes immersive this year! New in 2017, the FREE light extravaganza will get a new immersive, interactive experience surrounded by more than one million LED lights. Come with eager eyes and ears! For refreshment, Mozart’s acclaimed coffee and hot chocolate, as well as special holiday goodies, can be purchased inside the coffee house and kiosks outdoors. More than 20 choirs from local schools and community groups have been tapped this year to sing Christmas songs that range from traditional to “rock-the-deck” tunes.
Mozart’s Coffee Roasters, 3825 Lake Austin Blvd, Austin