Free events this week, Aug. 31-Sept. 6


Weeknight Cinema: More Max. The Austin Public Library presents a screening of 1985’s Mad Max: Beyond the Thunderdome. 6:30 p.m. APL – North Village Branch. 2505 Steck Ave., 512-974-9960.

Texas Radio Live. A weekly celebration of Texas music. Shinyribs, Ernie Durawa and Murali Coryell perform this week. 6 p.m. Guero’s Oak Garden, 1412 S. Congress Ave., 512-829-4680.

Ingrid Law. The New York Times bestselling author of two novels for young readers comes to BookPeople to speak about and sign copies of “Savvy,” a story about the power of family and the magic of friendship. 7 p.m. BookPeople, 603 N. Lamar Blvd., 512-472-5050.

Unplugged at the Grove. Gina Chavez performs as we come to the final weeks of the summer series. 8 p.m. Shady Grove, 1624 Barton Springs Road.

Big Mega Workout. Austin’s Camp Gladiator hosts its final free workout of the summer. Get fit against one of the best backdrops in Austin. 9 a.m. The Long Center, 701 W. Riverside Dr., 512-474-5664.

Labor of Love Brewery Party. The first Saturday of the month merges with Labor Day for a big party at Independence Brewing. Mama K & The Shades will perform. Food and drink are available for purchase (3 beers for $10). 12-6 p.m. Independence Brewing, 3913 Todd Lane., 512-707-0099.

Landmark’s Dog Art Walk. Bring your dog to stroll around UT’s campus, admiring some of its most stunning outdoor sculptures. Don’t have a dog? Meet some of Blue Dog Rescue’s pups available for adoption. 10 a.m. 24th and Speedway.


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