Looking for ways to get moving, be social, and explore Austin with other like-minded people 50+? Look no further! Here are fun, active, and social events happening around Austin in September 2022.
Keep Austin Active Reoccurring Events
[FREE] Tuesdays at 7:30 AM: Great Hills Neighborhood Trail Hike
[FREE] Thursdays at 7:30 AM: Brushy Creek Trail Hike
[FREE] Thursdays at 11:30 AM: Member Meet-up (Indoors or Via Zoom)
[FREE] Thursdays at 6:30 PM: Central / South Austin Hike at Town Lake Trail
[FREE] Thursdays at. 6:30 PM: North Austin Hike at Brushy Creek Park
*To see all these Keep Austin Active Facebook group events and more (as well as RSVP), follow this link: https://www.facebook.com/groups/keepaustinactive/events/
Natural Fit Therapy Events
“Floor Confidence” & “Falls Training” Programs
Join either of Natural Fit Therapy’s 6-week programs with a friend and split the cost ($175 per session for 6 sessions). Make sure to mention this blog post to activate the offer.
Spots are limited. Call us to check for availability: 512-730-0231
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Austin & Surrounding Areas Community Events
All Month Long – Free Gardening Classes held at The Natural Gardener
Presented by guest speaker Jane Tillman from Travis Audobon.
All month long enjoy everything from birds to growing organic veggies at the Natural Gardener. This is an outdoor event!
8648 Old Bee Caves Rd, Austin TS 78735
Thursday, September 1st Silent Book Club 6-7 PM (Austin, TX)
With no assigned book or required group discussion, the Silent Book Club is ideal for those who want the community of a book club without the homework and social pressure. We meet once a month to read silently as a group, with some time for optional socializing just after our reading time.
Location: Wells Branch Community Library – 15001 Wells Port Drive, Austin, TX 78728
Saturday, September 3rd 2022 – Screen on the Green (Austin, TX)
Join us at Fareground on Saturday, September 3rd for our final summer “Screen on the Green” viewing: Luca (PG).
Bring your own blanket, and we’ll bring the summer fun with an assortment of concession specials from $4 happy hour drinks to popcorn and cotton candy!
Showtime: 8:30pm but pop on by anytime after 6:00pm to reserve your spot on the green and enjoy dinner from any of our vendors before the movie begins.
Location: 111 Congress Avenue Plaza Level, Austin, TX 78701
Tickets are complimentary.
Friday, September 9, 2022 Field of Light at Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center (Austin, TX)
Austin’s own C3 Presents, in collaboration with the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center at The University of Texas at Austin is proud to announce highly-acclaimed British artist Bruce Munro’s Field of Light will debut on September 9, 2022 at the Wildflower Center.
Illuminating 16 acres in the Texas Arboretum at the Wildflower Center, Field of Light is a stunning display of 28,000 vibrant solar-powered, fiber-optic light pods that showcase the intersection of art, technology, and nature. The installation unites with the outdoors, celebrating the natural topography of the landscape and creating an immersive and emotional experience for guests. The exhibit runs September through December 2022. Get social media updates on Instagram and Facebook.
Wednesday, September 7th FREE Bingo Night (Cedar Park, TX)
Click below for tickets for FREE bingo night
Thursday, September 15th HealthStart Harvest
Eat, drink, and give kids a healthier future!
Join us and have a good time celebrating HealthStart with delicious food and drink, entertainment, exciting raffle items, and camaraderie amongst community members passionate about the health and wellbeing of young children!
The evening will include a keynote address and short presentation on HealthStart’s impact. We are excited to share our latest achievements and goals for the future.
Don’t miss this fun event!
Learn more about HealthStart Foundation at www.healthstartfoundation.org
Tuesday, September 20th 2022 Free Sewing Tips, Tricks and Techniques
All Tuesday Tips, Tricks & Techniques presentations – as well as all Club presentations – are lecture/demo style and last roughly one hour. You do not need to bring a machine or any supplies.Location: SewMuchMore – 3010 W. Anderson Lane @ Shoal Creek, Austin, Texas 78757
Saturday, September 24th 2022 Dripping Springs Pumpkin Festival
The Dripping Springs Pumpkin Festival is held at the Dr. Pound Historical Farmstead, a Texas State Historical Landmark, which is also included on the National Register of Historic Places. Originally settled in 1854, the farmstead is nestled on five beautifully shaded, oak-filled acres, making it the perfect setting for a fall celebration.
Bring out the family and experience a full day of unlimited fun with over 50 fall-inspired games, activities, and attractions. Enjoy live music presented by 100.1 Sun Radio, a courtyard marketplace featuring family-friendly products, and an incredible selection of seasonal foods and beverages for both children and adults. You’ll also find an abundance of photo opportunities, so don’t forget your cameras.
Saturday, September 24th 2022 – Blazing New Trails: A Celebration of the future of the Butler Trail (Shoal Beach, Austin, TX)
A new name. A broader mission. A deeper commitment.
Join us on the Trail for a community event 9am – 12pm celebrating how far it has come in the past 50 years and get a glimpse into future plans for the Trail.
- Live music by Midnight Snack
- Lawn games and Eco-Activities
- First edition merchandise
- And, more!
This event is free and open to the public!
Shoal Beach is located near 707 W Cesar Chavez Street, Austin TX 78701.
There are a variety of paid parking options in and around the area for public parking:
- Street Parking (https://www.austintexas.gov/paidparking)
- City Hall (https://www.austintexas.gov/page/city-hall-parking)
For additional parking locations: http://downtownaustin.com/explore-downtown/getting-around/
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