- The list below includes 107 free or cheap things to do in or near Austin, Texas, including 78 different types of inexpensive activities like Movie Theaters, Historic Districts, Landmarks and Music Venue.
- From Town Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail to Town Lake, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Austin and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Cedar Park, Pflugerville, Dripping Springs and Round Rock.
A 30,000-square-foot bowling center, Fiesta Lanes features 36 synthetic lanes along with a sports lounge and a grill. The center also offers a pro shop, party hosting, arcade games, adult beverages and pool tables.
100% 2 votes
90 Cordova Road, Seguin, TX 78155 MoreLess Info
Consisting of several barns and historical structures in a rural village replica, Texas Agriculture Education & Heritage Center provides visitors with an inside glimpse to farm life. Visitors can explore log cabins, churches, blacksmith shops, and other structures.
50% 8 votes
1645 Gardenia Drive, New Braunfels, TX 78132 MoreLess Info
Sitting on the Guadalupe River, Whitewater Sports Campground Canoe Raft & Tube offers a variety of tubing excursions. Each floating trip includes a cloth covered tube for comfort along with optional life jackets for safety.
Spanning 200,000-sqft of space, the Wildfire Ranch Area is an indoor equestrian facility that includes a rodeo area, livestock pens, and 250 horse stalls. The facility also has heated grandstands and a concession stand.
The Central Texas Area Museum offers exhibits, resources, genealogical records, and collections focused on the history and culture of the Central Texas area. They emphasize Scottish heritage in particular, and host a number of special events with that theme.
Over 1,200 acres of land that was originally used for cattle ranching in the mid 1800's were turned into Inns Lake State Park in 1950. Today visitors enjoy hiking, camping, swimming, boating, and even scuba diving in the immense lake.
King Ranger Theatres features lighted parking, wheelchair accessible facilities, hearing impaired devices, rocking chair seats, and stadium seating. The movie theater also has all Dolby and DTS Digital Surround Sound.