Free Things to do in August 2018
Looking for FREE things to do this August in Corpus Christi? Look no further!
August 2, 8:00 p.m.
Enjoy the sounds of Jazz, Neo-Soul and Fusion with local band, Third Coast Combo at The Goldfish! Come on by and enjoy old and new jazz music, all while savoring The Goldfish's long list of awesome cocktails and spirits! 724 N. Mesquite St.
August 2, 9, 16 at 7:30 p.m.
Every Thursday, all summer long, enjoy live music on the lawn at Cole Park Amphitheater. Wind down and enjoy the summer nights with friends and some local jams. Bring along blankets, bikes, food and refreshments to enhance your experience. 1526 Ocean Dr.
August 3, 10, 17 after dark
Every Friday, all summer long, bring out friends and family to enjoy the selected movie for the week. Each and every movie is family-friendly. The screen is located on the stage of Cole Park Amphitheater. There isn't a more perfect place to enjoy the outdoors while also watching a movie! 1526 Ocean Dr.
August 3, 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Every first Friday of the month, the Art Museum of South Texas opens its doors to the public at no cost. This is a fantastic way to check out the new exhibits on display at the museum.The museum offers diverse exhibitions and educational programs that reflect the rich multicultural heritage of the region. Enjoy and be enlightened with the artwork on display for FREE! 1902 N. Shoreline Blvd.
August 3, 5:30 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
On the first Friday of every month you’ll find artists, musicians and all things creative converge in Downtown Corpus Christi. It's where Downtown comes alive with bands on every block, food trucks serving up South Texas fare and art galleries featuring local and national artists. With almost 100 art vendors lining the streets, something will surely catch your eye! 326 N. Chaparral St.
August 5, 8:30 a.m.
Explore and overlook the Corpus Christi Bay at the Sunday Bridgewalk! Both pedestrian walkways on the Harbor Bridge are opened specifically for First Sunday Bridge Walkers! There's also Yoga, Zumba and Tai Chi afterwards in Heritage Park! Something wonderful for everyone. Walk begins and ends at Heritage Park. 1581 N. Chaparral
August 10, 8:30 p.m.
Woman... woe-man... whoooa-man! Please join the Corpus Christi Ride-In Theater for the outdoor screening of So I Married an Axe Murderer. This underrated Mike Myers comedy from 1993 is about a poet (Myers) in San Francisco who fears his new girlfriend (Nancy Travis) is an axe murderer. There will be food and drinks for sale at the Watergardens or pack your haggis if you dare. Bring a chair or blanket. Showtime is at sundown (9pm-ish). 1900 N. Chaparral St.
August 11, 7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
Do you love Harry Potter? How about coffee? Then you need to be at Coffee Waves this Saturday night for a mix of these two favorites. Enjoy a magical movie night at this neat local coffee shop! 5738 S Alameda St
August 18, 5:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
See a glimpse of local artists for a huge party at BUS (Bar Under the Sun)! Comida Radio is celebrating their 2 year anniversary and bringing together a ton of local vendors all under one roof. Check out more on the event, here. 702 N. Chaparral St.
Every Saturday in August
Fresh produce, homemade candles, jewelry and treats – and just about everything else your farmers'-market-lovin' heart could ever desire. Now, every Saturday morning from 9am - 12pm near the corner of Everhart and Holly you can get your shopping done at the Southside Farmers' Market! 5800 Everhart Rd.
Every Wednesday at the Art Center of Corpus Christi, expect to find a whole lot of produce, breads, cheese, food trucks, music and art at the Downtown Farmers' Market! Come out and support our local farmers while tackling your grocery list for the week. Bring the kiddos along for either Family Art Time or the kids activity offered at the market! 100 N. Shoreline Blvd.
Every Sunday at 3:00 p.m.
Did someone say free yoga? That's right! Every Sunday at the Texas Surf Museum, expect to find yogis from all over coming together at one of the coolest venues in the city. This is donation based yoga, so bring along a little bit of cash to compensate. See you there, and Namaste. 309 N. Water St.