5 things to do in Pflugerville and Hutto this weekend, Sept. 24-26

lady on stage singing in front of huge crowd at music in the park in pflugerville texas
Music in the Park is an annual concert series that takes place on Friday nights in the summer. (Courtesy city of Pflugerville)

Music in the Park is an annual concert series that takes place on Friday nights in the summer. (Courtesy city of Pflugerville)

Nothing to do this weekend? Not anymore. Here are some of the fun happenings you can look forward to in Pflugerville this weekend. There are plenty of family-friendly options, plus fun ideas for a date night or reunion with friends. Make plans to attend just one or all five of these local events.

Friday, Sept. 24

Music in the Park

Grab it all—lawn chains, pets, coolers, quilts, friends and family—and head to Pfluger Park to spend a relaxing evening listening to Texas Bad Cats perform under the stars. The six-member cover band is Austin-based and has the repertoire of a time traveler, playing a blend of music from decades long ago and today’s hits.

7:30-9:30 p.m. Free (admission). Pfluger Park, 515 City Park Road. 512-990-6613. https://parks.pflugervilletx.gov/parks-events/music-in-the-park


Saturday, Sept. 25

Storytime Live

Do your kids love Curious George? This weekend, they can meet him at a special event hosted by the Kiddie Academy of Pflugerville, where children of all ages are invited to listen to a story, take photos with Curious George and celebrate literacy together.

10 a.m. The event is free and you can register here. Kiddie Academy of Pflugerville, 2617 Kelly Lane. 512-989-7777. https://kiddieacademy.com/events/storytime-live/pflugerville/

Plant Swap and Clinic

Green thumbs, unite. Skilled horticulturalists at the Travis County Master Gardeners Association are partnering with the Pflugerville Public Library to host an event in the courtyard where the community can trade plants and information about them. Bring and exchange unneeded plants, seeds, pots and other gardening supplies. Kids are welcome for an educational activity about loofah sponges.

10 a.m.-noon. Free (admission). Pflugerville Public Library, 1008 W. Pfluger St. 512-990-6375. https://library.pflugervilletx.gov/

Live Folk Music at Three Legged Goat

Listen to Kaye Reznick, a folk musician and singer from Austin, perform on the patio at Three Legged Goat while sipping on Texas wine and craft beer. You will be supporting local music, wineries and breweries all in one stop. The patio is pet-friendly, so be sure to bring your furry friends along with your other ones.

6-7:30 p.m. Free (admission). Three Legged Goat, 200 E Pecan St. #5. 512-968-0386. https://threeleggedgoattx.com/

Sunday, Sept. 26

Fiesta at St. Elizabeth of Hungary

Live entertainment, food, games, raffles—the grand prize is a 2021 Ford Ranger SuperCrew XLT—and both live and silent auctions are just a few of the events on the agenda for the annual fiesta. Dirt Road Band, Los Aventureros, Round Rock Ballet Folklorico, and Rick Fuentes and the Brown Express are performers on the lineup that runs throughout the day.

10:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Free (admission). 1520 N. Railroad Ave. 512-251-9838. https://stelizabethpf.org/fiesta2021
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