Summers in Austin are filled with free fun for families and friends. Check out some picks for the week of June 24-30:


The Peterson Brothers. Photo by Jamie Harms.

Texas Radio Live at Guero’s: Wonderbitch and Them Duqaines perform from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday.

Unplugged at the Grove: The Rocketboys perform at 8 p.m. Thursday.

Music in the Park: Rich Restaino & the Obits perform from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Mueller Lake Park.

Concerts in the Park: The Austin Symphony Big Band performs at 7:30 p.m. Sunday in front of the Long Center City Terrace.

The Wine Down: The Peterson Brothers perform from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday with food from Cantina Laredo at ACL Live.


“Horton Hears a Who”

Movies in the Park: Watch “Tremors” at Little Stacy Park at 8:30 p.m. Thursday.

Movies Under the Stars: Watch “Robots” at Metz Recreation Center at dusk on Friday.

Steiner Ranch Movies in the Park: Watch “Night at the Museum” at Towne Square at 8:30 p.m. Saturday.

Amy’s Ice Creams Summer Movie Mondays: Watch “Horton Hears a Who” at dusk Monday at the Burnet location.


Nature Night at the Wildflower Center. Photo by Thao Nguyen.

Nature Nights: Learn all about snakes at the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday.

Shakespeare in the Park: Something for Nothing Theater presents “Henry The Fourth Part One” at 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday.

International Mud Day: Celebrate mud at the Lady Bird Johnson Center. Dress for mess – rinse off station provided. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday.

Caribbean American Heritage Month Celebration: Food, music art and dance at the African American Cultural and Heritage Facility from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday.

5th Annual Family Water Festival: Celebrate the Texas Colorado River with activities, live music and food trucks at Fiesta Gardens from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday.