FREE events to enjoy with the kids this weekend (Austin Area)


BookPeople: Saturday 8/4@11:30AM. Banana anyone? John Scopes’s birthday is coming up, and in honor of this evolutionary thinker we’re having a storytime all about monkeys! We’ll be reading the classic tale of monkey foolishness, Caps For Sale, along with other funny stories about our curious cousins. Join us this morning for stories & banana chips!

Whole Foods

  • Fundays on the Plaza: Join us every Sunday morning for a Sunday Funday courtesy of Health Starts Here. Classes are free, but you might want to bring a water bottle and a yoga/work out mat.
Ruta Maya: Join us Sunday 8/5 at 10:30 AM  Kid Show:Kid Show: Sarah Dinan

Zoe the Earless Kitten Special Storytime!@ Barnes & Noble7/21 11 AM. Melissa and Lexy love movies, going out to dinner and spending time with their animals. They wrote the ‘Zoe’ books to help bring awareness to animal abuse. With every book sold, a dollar is donated to the ASPCA. Sunset Valley Village, 5601 Brodie Lane Suite 300, Austin, TX 78745, 512-892-3493

First Saturday at the Bob Bullock Museum: Satuday 8/4 2-6 pm The Museum offers FREE admission to the exhibits on the first Saturday of each month with First Saturdays. Visitors can also take advantage of the monthly thematic TEXplorations Family Story Time from on First Saturdays.

For more events around Austin make sure to check out FreeFuninAustin.com

FREE events to enjoy with the kids this weekend (Austin Area)


BookPeople: Saturday 7/7 @11:30AM. The decidedly more mythical cousins of dinosaurs and alligators, dragons are seriously cool. After all, they are giant, legendary beasts who can fly and breathe fire! So you definitely want to join us today for storytime celebrating these fearsomely fantastic creatures. We’ll be reading the brand-new Dragons Love Tacos and other deliciously dragony tales

Whole Foods

  • Kid’s Club: Sunday 7/8, 12-2pm.Hey kids, stop by and check out what’s going on at Kid’s Club. Each week we have an exciting activity that will let you play with your food plus learn a couple things along the way. July 8th – What is a succulent? Find out and create a place for it to live!
  • Fundays on the Plaza: Join us every Sunday morning for a Sunday Funday courtesy of Health Starts Here. Classes are free, but you might want to bring a water bottle and a yoga/work out mat.
Ruta Maya: Join us Sunday 5/27 at 10:30 AM  Kid Show: SpiderGoats Family Band
First Saturday at the Bob Bullock Museum: Satuday 7/7 2-6 pm The Museum offers FREE admission to the exhibits on the first Saturday of each month with First Saturdays. Visitors can also take advantage of the monthly thematic TEXplorations Family Story Time from on First Saturdays.

For more events around Austin make sure to check out FreeFuninAustin.com

FREE events to enjoy with the kids this weekend (Austin Area)


BookPeople: Saturday 6/2 @11:30AM. Mooooooo!  Oink!  Nay!  Squeak!  Down on the farm, real outdoor adventures tend to include swatting bugs, mowing hay, milking cows, and drinking plenty of lemonade to cool off. But these stories about farm life make everything seem like a lot more fun and a lot less work. So today we’ll be reading Punk Farm along with other haybailin’ tales for you to enjoy!

Whole Foods

  • Kid’s Club: Sunday 6/3, 12-2pm. Hey kids, stop by and check out what’s going on at Kid’s Club. Each week we have an exciting activity that will let you play with your food plus learn a couple things along the way. Enjoy some delicious Hummus & Veggie Faces
  • Fundays on the Plaza: Join us every Sunday morning for a Sunday Funday courtesy of Health Starts Here. Classes are free, but you might want to bring a water bottle and a yoga/work out mat.
Ruta Maya: Join us Sunday 5/27 at 10:30 AM  Kid Show: Kid Show: Scotty Roo
First Saturday at the Bob Bullock Museum: Satuday 6/2 2-6 pm The Museum offers FREE admission to the exhibits on the first Saturday of each month with First Saturdays. Visitors can also take advantage of the monthly thematic TEXplorations Family Story Time from on First Saturdays.

For more events around Austin make sure to check out FreeFuninAustin.com

FREE events to enjoy with the kids this weekend (Austin Area)


BookPeople: Saturday 5/5 @11:30AM. Writers are some of our favorite people in the world because they give us the wonderful gift of stories. But sometimes we forget how hard the writing process can really be. That’s why we’re going to honor our creative heroes today and read The Obstinate Pen and other funny tales of the trials and tribulations of literary life.

Whole Foods

  • Kid’s Club: Sunday 5/6, 12-2pm. Hey kids, stop by and check out what’s going on at Kid’s Club. Each week we have an exciting activity that will let you play with your food plus learn a couple things along the way. May 6th -Ole’! Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with a hand made sombrero and pinata.
  • Fundays on the Plaza: Join us every Sunday morning for a Sunday Funday courtesy of Health Starts Here. Classes are free, but you might want to bring a water bottle and a yoga/work out mat.
Ruta MayaJoin us Sunday 5/6 at 10:30 AM Super Cinderella.
First Saturday at the Bob Bullock Museum: Satuday 5/5 2-6 pm The Museum offers FREE admission to the exhibits on the first Saturday of each month with First Saturdays. Visitors can also take advantage of the monthly thematic TEXplorations Family Story Time from on First Saturdays.
For more events around Austin make sure to check out FreeFuninAustin.com

FREE events to enjoy with the kids this weekend (Austin Area)


BookPeople: Saturday 4/7 @11:30AM. Join us this morning for a dazzling rendition of a classic story of make-believe, Stone Soup! Our unbelievably talented and crazy puppeteers will crack you up with their animated storytelling, silly voices, and singalong songs!

Whole Foods: Sunday 4/8, 12-2pm. Hey kids, stop by and check out what’s going on at Kid’s Club. Each week we have an exciting activity that will let you play with your food plus learn a couple things along the way.

Ruta MayaJoin us Sunday 4/8 at 10:30 AM Kids’ entertainer Darren Peterson, decked out in a crisp white shirt, black pants and bright red bow tie, is trying to coax a few words from his parrot pal, Lauren McCaw.

Chaparral Ice:  Saturday 4/7 @ 12pm FREE SKATING CLASSES – Try out a skating class! We offer free one-time, 30-minute introductory classes for beginners age 6 and up. Students must fill out a free class registration card. Stop by the front desk before the class for your card, fill out the card, get your skates, and give the card to your instructor before class. Allow 20-30 minutes to sign up and get skates properly fitted. Dress Warmly!

Funky Chicken Coop Tour: Saturday 4/7 10am-4pm. Austin’s city chickens (and their owners) are anxious to strut their stuff! So mark your calendar!! This year’s coop tour promises to be the “Best in Show”. Selected backyard poultry enthusiasts will showcase their coops after meeting certain criteria. Coop owners selected will represent our city as chicken ambassadors in the funkiest town in Texas!

First Saturday at the Bob Bullock Museum: Satuday 4/7 2-6 pm The Museum offers FREE admission to the exhibits on the first Saturday of each month with First Saturdays. Visitors can also take advantage of the monthly thematic TEXplorations Family Story Time from on First Saturdays.

Easter Egg Hunts: Super awesome Heidi from FreeFuninAustin.com made an Easter Egg Hunt Roundup, so you can take your pick of all the available ones in your area!

For more events around Austin make sure to check out FreeFuninAustin.com