It’s Tuesday night and you’re looking for some free entertainment that won’t break the bank. Just because your wallet is empty doesn’t mean you can’t have a blast in the party capital of Texas! From karaoke to art shows, there’s an endless list of things to do and see in the city. So if you’re in the mood to party on Tuesday night, check out these super fun free events in Austin.
BYOV Tuesdays – The ABGB
One of Austin’s most well known breweries, the ABGB has a fantastic selection of craft beers for all palates. They are also known for hosting fun events that draw crowds from all over the city including Sunday Best and The Hell Yes Project. One of their more popular regular events is BYOV Tuesdays. You can bring your favorite vinyls and munch on house made goodies like pizza and sliders while you get down to some old school tunes. No cover, just good old fashioned free fun.
Singo Bingo – Little Woodrow’s
Set on bustling W 6th Street, Little Woodrow’s is a laid back local watering hole with great drink specials and plenty of friendly faces. With a spacious outdoor patio, delicious spirits and beers and a host of uniquely Austin events, it’s easy to see why Little Woodrow’s is one of the most popular hangouts in downtown Austin. From Shiner Saturday to Sunday Funday, Little Woodrow’s knows how to have a good time. And if you’re looking for a unique way to spend your Tuesday night, try your hand at Little Woodrow’s weekly Singo Bingo. Instead of numbers, participants guess songs and see who has the most musical knowledge. It’s free, it’s a blast and it’s so totally Austin.
Blues at The White Horse
Known as east Austin’s honey tonk, The White Horse is an Austin classic. This quaint dive has all the essentials of a Texas bar: live music, local beers and local folks looking for a good time. The White Horse also has plenty of fun events to check out including Sunday Funday and Saturday Night Two Step. But if you find yourself looking for some sultry blues on a Tuesday, head to The White Horse for their blues night where you can catch some of the city’s best performers. They’ve even got free dance lessons so you can dance the night away.
Tribute Tuesdays – The Volstead
located in the heart of east 6th Street, The Volstead has been serving up good drinks and good times for years. Along with offering killer drink specials and great music, The Volstead also hosts a variety of events for the curious explorers of downtown Austin. From trivia nights and Latin pop nights to ladies night and Mer Mer Mo Mondays, The Volstead has a little something for everyone. And if you’re in the mood for a little musical nostalgia, take a trip to the Volstead for Tuesday Tribute. This weekly event showcases a classic musical legend each week. From Johnny Cash to George Harrison, you’ll get your fix of music history at The Volstead.
Geeks Who Drink – Lustre Pearl East
One of East Austin’s most frequented haunts, Lustre Pearl East serves up delicious craft cocktails and snacks out of a converted old home. This swanky speakeasy has a spacious yard patio with yard games like cornhole and a jukebox that never runs out of good tunes. Lustre Pearl East is also known for their fun weekly Geeks Who Drink nights. Put your trivia skills to the test while you sip on refreshing craft cocktails and nosh on tasty bar bites like taco, hot fried pork ribs and chicken wings.
Too Fun Tuesdays – Little Longhorn Saloon
Serving thirsty Austinites for over 40 years, The Little Longhorn Saloon is famous for their country music scene and one-of-a-kind events. Not only can you find great drink specials and a classic Texas vibe, you can also catch one of The Little Longhorn’s wacky weekly events like Chicken Sh** Bingo! Patrons from all around come to The Little Longhorn for the wholesome hometown fun and friendly people. And if you’re down to get down on a Tuesday, The Little Longhorn offers free live country music and dance lessons every week. Too Fun Tuesdays is the chance to sip on inexpensive craft beer and two step til you drop!
Trivia Tuesday – St. Elmo Brewing
Located off St. Elmo Road in south Austin, St. Elmo Brewing is a casual neighborhood brewery and taproom that welcomes its guests to interact with the brewers and try something new. Their rotating beer menu is full of tasty hoppy goodness and the brewery never stops churning out new ideas. Relax in their open beer garden or play games in the beer hall. St. Elmo has plenty of places to chill and sip craft beers. And on Tuesdays, St. Elmo hosts a super fun trivia night with Nolan & Co where you and your friends can enjoy drinks and Soursop snacks while you quiz each other for the chance to win free swag!