BookPeople’s Carnival of Books and other free events Aug. 3-9



Free Yoga Forever. Kick off your week with some inner peace. FXfit is offering free yoga every Monday and Wednesday for the rest of the year. 7-8 p.m. iPic Turf at the Domain, 3225 Amy Donovan Plaza.

Trailer Food Tuesday. For the final time this summer, find some of Austin’s favorite food trucks in one convenient location while listening to Minor Mishap Marching Band and taking in the downtown skyline. Food and beer from Real Ale Brewing Company is available for purchase. 5 p.m. The Long Center, 701 W Riverside Dr., 512-474-5664.

Blues on the Green. Jamestown Revival and Kaleo perform. Music starts at 8 p.m. Zilker Park, 2100 Barton Springs Rd.,  (512) 832-4000.

Unplugged at the Grove. Uncle Lucius performs. 8 p.m. Shady Grove, 1624 Barton Springs Rd., 512-832-4000.

Hairspray! The Zilker Summer Musical continues through the weekend. 8:15 p.m. Thursday-Sunday. Zilker Hillside Theater, 2463 Andrew Zilker Rd., 512-479-9491.

Mary Poppins Singalong. Pflugerville is bringing back the 1960’s classic film to celebrate 50 years as an incorporated city. Bring a blanket or lawn chairs and come ready to sing “Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious.” 8:30 p.m. Pfluger Park, 515 City Park Rd., 512-990-6113.

Carnival of Books. To celebrate all things literary, BookPeople hosts a day of bookish carnival games, giveaways, read-alouds, and cake. 11:30 a.m.-5 p.m. BookPeople, 603 N. Lamar Blvd., 512-472-5050.

Junie B. Jones, The Musical. The Austin Summer Musical for Children presents this year’s show, which was adapted from the Barbara Park book series. 2 p.m. & 4 p.m. Boyd Vance Theatre at George Washington Carver Museum, 1165 Angelina St.

Find more recurring free events this summer in our Summer of Free blog series.

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