We will be posting monthly calendars perfect for the Active Austinite 50 + that is wanting to maintain their active lifestyle, but isn’t sure where to go for good event ideas! This calendar has been carefully curated with that in mind, so see below for the calendar and further description of the events (date, time, and link to event for more information and tickets if needed).
***Note: This calendar was curated 8-16-2021. With the number of Delta variant cases rising, please attend these events at your own risk. We recommend vaccinations and masks, and to practice safety. Make sure you’re checking the links provided, as the event could be cancelled or moved to online.
Description of Events
[FREE!] Wednesday, 9-1 @ 9:00 AM- Shoal Creek Social, Austin, TX. Celebrating Shoal Creek, this free event runs every day through 9-15. Explore hidden gems with the self-led Shoal Creek Scavenger Hunt, and meet up with the team at the weekend Creekside Hangouts. Perfect for nature-lovers! Event link- https://austin.culturemap.com/eventdetail/shoal-creek-conservancy-2021-shoal-creek-socia/
[$10] Friday, 9-3 @ 5:00 PM- Pie in the Sky Air Balloon Festival, Kyle, TX. Pie + hot air balloon rides = a good weekend. Plus, you’ll DEFINITELY be 6 feet apart from everyone flying around the sky! Runs through 9-5. Event link- https://pieinthesky.com/
[FREE!] Tuesday, 9-7 from 8:00 – 11:00 PM- Mozart’s Late at the Lake Live Music Variety Show, Austin, TX. Enjoy seating by the lake and music to unwind after a long day! Event link- https://www.eventbrite.com/e/late-at-the-lake-mozarts-tuesday-night-live-music-variety-show-tickets-164041551697?aff=ebdssbdestsearch
[$65] Friday, 9-10- Zilker Relays, Austin, TX. Enjoy beautiful Zilker park and get your workout in with this annual relay! Event link- http://www.zilkerrelays.com/
[$8] Sunday, 9-12 3:00 – 8:00 PM- ATX Food Truck Festival, Austin, TX. You can’t get more Austin than food trucks- enjoy strolling over 20 different food trucks and sample to see which one’s your favorite! Event link- https://www.eventbrite.com/e/atx-food-truck-festival-tickets-165763917339?aff=ebdssbdestsearch
[FREE!] Saturday, 9-18 from 11:00 AM – 10:00 PM- Fall Pecan Street Festival, Austin, TX. Enjoy art vendors, good food, and the beautiful downtown ATX! Event link- https://pecanstreetfestival.org/
[FREE!] Sunday, 9-19- Austin Museum Day, Austin, TX. Enjoy a day of free museum passes in some of Austin’s best museums! Link contains list of museums offering a free day pass. Event link- http://www.austinmuseums.org/museumday-2/
[FREE!] [VIRTUAL] Tuesday, 9-21 4:00 – 5:00 PM- COVID Recovery Through Wellness. Learn how you can recover from COVID through wellness and mindfulness. Event link- https://www.eventbrite.com/e/covid-recovery-through-wellness-tickets-134663601457?aff=ebdssbonlinesearch
[FREE!] [VIRTUAL] Friday, 9-24 9:00 – 10:00 AM- Yoga for People Who Don’t Usually Do Yoga. If you’re someone who has always wanted to try yoga, but is worried about “fitting in”, then this is the class for you! Event link- https://www.eventbrite.com/e/yoga-for-people-who-dont-usually-do-yoga-tickets-158813963841?aff=ebdssbonlinesearch
[FREE!] Monday, 9-27 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM- Aging Wellness Expo, Lakeway, TX. Experts speak on important topics regarding Medicare, helpful tips as you age, and more! Event link- https://srgserv.com/events/2021-aging-well-expo/
[FREE!] [VIRTUAL] Wednesday, 9-29 1:00 – 1:30 PM- How to Improve Your Focus and Limit Distractions. Who doesn’t need to regroup after the year we’ve had? Learn to focus in more through exercises and recommended apps. Event link- https://www.eventbrite.com/e/how-to-improve-your-focus-and-limit-distractions-austin-registration-102284411428?aff=ebdssbdestsearch