Free Things to do in August 2019
Check out all free things happening in Corpus Christi during the month of August!
Every Wednesday, 5:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
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 local farmers while getting your grocery list tackled 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 Thursday and Friday, After Dark
All summer long check out Cole Park Amphitheater for fun activities in the park! Every Thursday night catch live music and enjoy a family friendly movie on Friday. Wind down and enjoy the summer nights with friends and some local jams and flicks. Bring along blankets, bikes, food and refreshments to enhance your experience. 2600 Ocean Dr.
Every Wednesday and Saturday
Looking for a family activity to fill up your Wednesdays and Saturdays? The Art Center of Corpus Christi opens up its doors every Wednesday at 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. and Saturday from 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. There are different classes that offer arts and crafts projects to complete as a family. Explore that creative side with your loved ones! 100 N. Shoreline Blvd.
Every Wednesday-Sunday, 6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
Cool off at Waves Resort featuring Schlitterbahn Waterpark at this FREE pool party! Bring the whole family to splash and dance to tunes mixed by the resident DJ at Waves Resort. The full park closes at 6:00 p.m. but admission to this event is free every Wednesday through Sunday. 14353 Commodores Dr.
Every Wednesday, 7:00 p.m.
Perfect all your yoga poses at Bar Under the Sun at this free yoga class happening every Wednesday night! The donation based outdoor class is fun, active and designed for any level yogi. Reward yourself after the class with a refreshing hand crafted cocktail! 702 N. Chaparral St.
Every Thursday, 8:00 p.m.
Enjoy a night of live smooth jazz at The Gold Fish! The local jazz band brings soul to life during their sets. Check them out this Thursday with your favorite katz for a relaxing evening. 724 N. Mesquite St.
Every Friday and Saturday, 8:45 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Enjoy a FREE movie under the stars at Waves Resort featuring Schlitterbahn Waterpark! Watch a family-friendly flick on a 42-foot outdoor theater from the comfort of your tube or chair. This week the featured filmed is Happy Feet! The full park closes at 6:00 p.m. but admission to this event is free. 14353 Commodores Dr.
Every Sunday, 3:00 p.m.-4:00 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.
August 2, 5:30 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
Artwalk is a monthly Corpus Christi event held in the Marina Arts District on the first weekend of every month! Check out art displays, live music, and entertainment throughout the Downtown area at local galleries and shops together with the art market! 326 N. Chaparral St.
August 2, 10:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.
August 3-August 23, 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Stop by the Art Center of Corpus Christi throughout August to fully immerse yourself in a collection by Pat Johnson! The artist is known for disturbing yet humorous figures that take cues from influences ranging from antiquity to popular culture. The gallery is always free and is full of interesting pieces. 100 N. Shoreline Blvd.
August 4, 8:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.
Explore and overlook the Corpus Christi Bay in four different ways! Both pedestrian walkways on the Harbor Bridge are opened specifically for first Sunday Bridge Walkers. The BridgeWalk offers four different BridgeWalk routes—run the Harbor Bridge, walk the Harbor Bridge, run the Shoreline Route-BridgeWalk Without a Bridge, or walk the Shoreline Route-BridgeWalk Without a Bridge. There's also Yoga, Zumba and Tai Chi! Something wonderful for everyone. Walk begins and ends at Heritage Park. 1581 N. Chaparral
August 4 and 11, 10:00 a.m.-Noon
Spend your Sunday getting a quick sweat-sesh in with Yoga Time Studios at BUS! The FREE Buti Yoga class is open to all levels of women and men, no experience needed. Stick around after for brunch, bubbles and great company! 702 N. Chaparral St.
August 10, 12 noon -12 midnight and August 11, 12 noon-10:00 p.m.
Bring the whole family to the Street Food Weekend! Check out the diverse Corpus Christi’s culinary community! Enjoy local music, arts and crafts, kids zone, petting zoo and so much more! Admission is free, food trucks accept cash and card. 734 E. Port Ave.
August 10, 3:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Check out Lazy Beach Brewing for the Second Saturday Shindig! There will be live music all day, delicious brews, vendors and plenty of tasty food from local food trucks. Bring the whole family out for a relaxing Saturday. 7522 Bichon Dr. #100
August 15 and 29, 6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
Spend your evening splashing and listening to live music at Waves Resort featuring Schlitterbahn Waterpark! Aloha Dave and the Tourists take the stage on the 15th while Mike O'Neill Blues Band perform on the 29th above the swim up bar for some entertainment as you swim. Bring the whole family out to this FREE concert for a great night! The full park closes at 6:00 p.m. but admission to this event is free. 14353 Commodores Dr.
August 17, Noon-6:00 p.m.
Enjoy art by local community artists and spiritual guides at this FREE and unique Holistic Fair! Happening at the Emerald Beach Hotel, you can find tarot reading, hand crafted jewelry and apothecary wizards. 1102 S. Shoreline Blvd.