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More weekend events include “All Shook Up” at Zilker

Arianna Auber
aauber@statesman.com
Jessica O’Brien, left, Riley Wesson, Keith Hale and Sue Breland preform in the musical “All Shook Up” at Zilker Hillside Theatre, the 60th anniversary production this year. Stephen Spillman for AMERICAN-STATESMAN

Film

101X Summer Cinema: “The Incredibles.” Republic Square Park has been the site of the 101X summer film series and will be displaying the animated film “The Incredibles,” the sequel of which is in theaters now. Head to the park early for face painting starting at 6:30 p.m., grab a superhero mask and enjoy dinner and dessert from Stony’s Pizza, Casey’s New Orleans Snowballs and Yummi Joy. Blankets and folding chairs are allowed, but outside beer and wine are not. 6 to 10 p.m. July 26. Free. Republic Square Park, 422 Guadalupe St. 101x.com/summer-cinema-2018.

Theater & dance

Zilker Summer Musical: “All Shook Up.” It’s the 60th year of Zilker Theatre Productions’ annual summer musical. This year’s production takes us back to the 1950s, the decade of the inaugural show, and serves as a modern twist on a Shakespeare classic: “Twelfth Night.” The jukebox musical “All Shook Up” features 24 Elvis Presley hits as well as lots of laughs and leather jackets. It’s the ’50s in the Midwest, and after a mysterious, guitar-playing stranger visits a small town and helps to introduce rock ‘n’ roll, young mechanic Natalie is instantly smitten. 8:15 p.m. Thursday-Sunday through Aug. 18. Zilker Hillside Theater, 2206 William Barton Dr. zilker.org/all-shook-up.

Dining

Greater Goods Coffee Roasters Grand Opening. The philanthropy-focused coffee shop has been pouring its caffeinated beverages in East Austin since March, and now that Greater Goods has settled into the neighborhood, the cafe is throwing an all-day grand opening celebration. Expect a special drink menu, treats from Batch Craft Beer and Kolaches and GFY Kitchen, and amazing door prizes, including a $100 gift certificate to spend at the coffee shop. 6:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. July 26. Free. 2501 E. Fifth St. facebook.com/events/251580305643651/.

Gardening calendar

2018 Woodland Faerie Trail Exhibit. Walk along a scenic trail in Zilker Botanical Garden to see all the faerie houses that have been created for this summer show. The whimsical designs of each house highlights native materials and plants found in Texas, such as local seeds, tree bark, twigs, stumps and shells. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily through Aug. 10. Free with $1-$3 admission. 2220 Barton Springs Rd. zilkergarden.org.

Lady Bird Day. Each year, the Wildflower Center honors its namesake and co-founder and all that she did for the nation’s environment. Celebrate Lady Bird Johnson’s legacy and the legislation she inspired with all-day activities, including screenings of a selection of her home movies, docent-led garden tours, outdoor games and crafts, story time and more. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 28. Free. 4801 La Crosse Ave. 512-232-0100, wildflower.org.