Top 5 Free Austin Summer Events
Summer is finally here in Austin! Check below for some free events you won’t want to miss out on.
Blues on the Green: Join ACL Radio at Zilker Park for free live music by local artists! Blues on the Green will be taking place on June 14th and June 15th as well as July 19th and July 20th. Don’t forget to pack your sunscreen, bring a blanket, and invite your friends to this Austin summer tradition. (Zilker Park)
The Drop-In: The Drop-In is an outdoor music concert that takes place every Thursday at 8:00pm from May 26th through August 11th at The Long Center. Bring your pets and enjoy a free concert with friends and family. Doors open at 7:00pm and parking is located at the PEC Garage next door. (The Long Center)
Free Workouts: Visit Waterloo Greenway every Monday, Tuesday, and Sunday from 6:00 to 7:00pm for free workout classes hosted by Castle Hill Fitness! Monday and Tuesday classes are located at the Moody Amphitheater and Sunday classes are held at the Meredith Tree Deck. Choose between yoga with live music, pilates, dance, meditation, and more! These weekly workouts are the perfect way to get movement in a budget friendly way. (Multiple Locations)
Zilker Hillside: Disney’s popular musical Newsies will be performed at Zilker Hillside Theater every Thursday through Sunday from July 8th through August 13th. Admissions are completely free and reservations are not required! The musical begins at 8:15pm but it is recommended to arrive early in order to get a desired spot. Pack a picnic and enjoy this affordable outdoor show performed by talented austin locals. (Zilker Hillside Theater)
Barton Springs Pool: Barton Springs is a natural spring-fed pool located within Zilker park at 2201 William Barton Drive. The entrance fee is free in the morning from 5:00 to 8:00am and at night from 9:00 to 10:00pm. Grab a towel and tan in the sun in the morning or bring a blanket to stare at the stars at night. (Barton Springs Pool)