Unicycle football, chess night and 3 other events happening in San Marcos, Buda and Kyle this weekend, Jan. 4-7

Downtown Walkabout happens on Thursdays.

Downtown Walkabout happens on Thursdays.

Starting the new year, here is a list of activities that will have the entire family entertained.


San Marcos Library Chess Night

The San Marcos Public Library hosts a free chess night the first Thursday of the month. All ages and skills are welcome, and the library provides chess sets, clocks and basic instruction for beginners. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Free. San Marcos Public Library, 625 E. Hopkins St., San Marcos. 512-393-8200. www.facebook.com/events/607716869559528



Back to Beaumont Mission Trip

The Connection Church is taking volunteers to Beaumont for Hurricane Harvey clean up. 4 p.m. Free. The Connection Church, 1235 S. Loop 4, Buda. [email protected] www.facebook.com/events/1975716892751375


Backdoor Biennial

The 12-month exhibition program will have Texas-based artists create an exhibition, taking over Dirty Dark Place’s current project space in the Kyle Flea Market each month. Free. Every Saturday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Dirty Dark Place, 1119 S. Old Hwy. 81, Kyle.


Max 3 CrossFit Community Workout

Max 3 CrossFit hosts a community workout session that will be scaled for everyone's physical ability. 9 a.m. Free. Max 3 CrossFit, 4568 Dacy Lane, Buda. 512-775-4352.


Unicycle Football

A BYOB event featuring live music, the Unicycle Football League will takeover the San Marcos Activity Center on Sunday. The first game starts at 1 p.m. with the Gnarwhals playing against Los Bierdos. The second game starts at 3 p.m. and will be the Unicychos against the Unicorns. Free. San Marcos Activity Center, 501 E. Hopkins St., San Marcos. 512-496-3251.


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