To-Do List: Your guide to activities in Cedar Park and Leander June-July 2019

Soulshine Rhythm Experience is celebrating its three-year anniversary during an event called Soulshine Community Drum Circle.

Soulshine Rhythm Experience is celebrating its three-year anniversary during an event called Soulshine Community Drum Circle.

Here is your guide to activities in Cedar Park and Leander at the end of June and beginning of July. Live music and library events can be found at the end of the list as well.



June








June 20 through Aug. 29


Trivia at local pub


Every Thursday The Dig Pub is hosting Pub Trivia night. The evening includes three rounds of various categories. Participants can win free beer and a $25 gift card. The Dig Pub has a selection of craft beer and wine and a full kitchen. The event is for guests 21 and up.

7:30-9 p.m. Free. The Dig Pub, 401 Cypress Creek Road, Cedar Park. 512-996-9900. www.facebook.com/thedigpub





June 20


Karaoke night in Volente


Beachside Billy’s, a restaurant located in Volente Beach Resort, is hosting a karaoke night. Attendees can sing live in front of other patrons.

7:30-10:30 p.m. Free. Volente Beach Resort, 16107 FM 2769, Volente. 512-258-5110. www.volentebeach.com





June 21


Concert in the park


Cedar Park is hosting a concert in the park event where attendees can bring lawn chairs, blankets and a picnic. Concert-goers will hear music performed by Austin Party Band. Concessions are available. Glass containers are prohibited.

7-9:30 p.m. Free. Elizabeth Milburn Park, 1901 Sun Chase Blvd., Cedar Park. 512-401-5500. www.cedarparktexas.gov





June 22


Golf tournament


The Steven Kincaid Memorial Foundation Golf Tournament features a silent auction, a light breakfast, lunch, raffle prizes and more. The foundation honors the memory of a volunteer firefighter for the city of Leander who died in a car accident. Funds raised go toward student scholarships for those pursuing careers as first responders.

8 a.m.-1 p.m. $85-$170. Crystal Falls Golf Course, 3400 Crystal Falls Parkway, Leander. 512-426-5308. www.stevenkincaid.com





June 22 through 23

Emergency preparedness


The Williamson County Amateur Radio Emergency Field Day Event lasts 24 hours. The event invites the public to watch live demonstrations of Amateur Radio Communications in voice and digital modes.

June 22 at 1 p.m.-June 23 at 1 p.m. Free. Devine Lake Park, 1807 Waterfall Avenue, Leander. 512-423-8394.
www.wcarc.com





June 22


Pork-n- tater fundraiser


WilCo Blue Star Mothers is hosting a Pork-N-Tater Fundraiser Dinner & Auction. The event features music, a live auction, a raffle and a pulled-pork dinner, and it benefits local military members, veterans and families of members of the armed forces who have died in service. WilCo Blue Star Mothers is a nonprofit organization consisting of mothers of children serving or who have served in the armed forces.

5-8 p.m. $5 (children age 10 and under), $10 (adults). Leander VFW Post 10427, 8760 RM 2243, Leander. 512-751-9662. www.wilcobluestarmothers.shutterfly.com





June 22


Hawaiian Luau in Leander


Skye Luxury Retirement is hosting a luau where attendees enjoy authentic Hawaiian food, tropical drinks and entertainment from fire and hula dancers.

6-8 p.m. Free with confirmed RSVP. Skye Luxury Retirement Living, 11350 Hero Way West, Leander. 512-591-5121.
www.skyeliving.com





June 23


Worth the Trip: Food Truck festival


The ATX Food Truck Festival, which hosts monthly events for food, drinks and networking, presents a taco-and-dessert-themed event at the Wolf Ranch Town Center.

6-10 p.m. $6-$40. 1015 W. University Ave., Georgetown. 512-905-2181. www.facebook.com/atxfoodtruckfest





June 24 through July 17


YMCA summer camps


YMCA Camp Twin Lakes offers day camps and half-day camps. Day camps feature outdoor activities that develop problem-solving skills.

7:30 a.m.-6 p.m. $190-$230. Specialty half-day camps include sewing, cake decorating and sports camps. 8 a.m.-noon. $95-$200. YMCA Camp Twin Lakes, 204 E. Little Elm Trail, Cedar Park. 512-250-9622. http://ymcagwc.org/locations/ymca-camp-twin-lakes





June 27


Team workshop


The Leander Chamber of Commerce hosts a workshop on teamwork. Andy O’Brien, an executive, business and leadership coach, teaches attendees how to improve morale, teamwork, relationships, communication and productivity. Lunch will be provided.

10 a.m.-2 p.m. $35 (members), $45 (nonmembers). Life Church, 1393 E. Woodview Drive, Leander. 512-259-1907. www.leandercc.org





June 29


Solea Open House


Solea Cedar Park invites people to tour its community clubhouse amenities and model apartment home. Solea is a community for active adults who are 55 and older.

11 a.m.-2 p.m. Free. Solea Cedar Park, 1520 Juliette Way, Cedar Park. 512-387-8555. www.soleacedarpark.com





July








July 3


Doula Discussion


The Leander MOMS Club is hosting a public event with photographer and doula Carley McCaw. McCaw discusses doula support during childbirth. Attendees can take home samples of Yumi, a baby food, and chat with moms about childbirth.

9:30-11 a.m. Free. LIfe Church, 1393 E. Woodview Dr., Leander. 415-509-3539. www.facebook.com/Momsclubleander






July 4


Fourth of July parade


The parade runs along Discovery Boulevard from the Cedar Park Recreation Center to the H-E-B Center (the corner of Discovery and New Hope Drive). Parade entries are free, and entry forms are available online.

10 a.m. Free. Cedar Park Recreation Center, 1435 Main St., Cedar Park. 512-401-5500. www.cedarparkparks.com






July 4


Liberty Fest


Leander’s annual Liberty Fest event includes music, food, games and vendors. Music is from Jason Boland & The Stragglers and Mike Ryan. A fireworks display at 9:25 p.m. caps off the event.

5:30 p.m. Free. East of the ACC San Gabriel campus, 449 San Gabriel Campus Drive, Leander. 512-528-2994. www.leandertx.gov/parksrec







July 4


Fourth of July celebration


An event celebrating July Fourth in Cedar Park features live music, fireworks, bingo, laser tag, bounce houses and watermelon.

5 p.m. Fees apply for concessions and carnival games and rides. Elizabeth Milburn Park, 1901 Sun Chase Blvd., Cedar Park. 512-401-5500. www.cedarparktexas.gov





July 11


Tree problems discussion


The A&M AgriLife extension office gives a presentation about trees called “Green Thumbs Up Gardening: Tree Problems.”

7 p.m. Free. Cedar Park Public Library, 550 Discovery Blvd., Cedar Park. 512-401-5608. www.cedarparktexas.gov/library





July 13


Worth the trip: Super Family Fund Run


The event features a timed 5K at 8 a.m., an untimed endurance challenge at 8:15 a.m. and a 1-mile fun run at 9 a.m. Proceeds go toward Brady’s Bridge, an after-school program in Leander for kids of all abilities.

$15 (age 18 and younger), $30-$40 (older than 18). Old Settlers Park, 3300 E. Palm Valley Blvd., Round Rock. www.bradysbridge.org





LIBRARY EVENTS


Cedar Park Public Library


550 Discovery Blvd., Cedar Park
512-401-5600
www.cedarparktexas.gov/library

June


20  Children ages 5-10 can listen to a musical performance by percussionist Mark Shelton. 2:45 p.m. Free

25  Families can watch “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” at this family movie event. 2:30 p.m. Free





Leander Public Library


1011 S. Bagdad Road, Leander
512-259-5259
www.leandertx.gov/library

June


28  During All Ages Gaming Day, attendees play video games and card games and watch movies. 1-4 p.m. Free





Live Music


Red Horn Coffee House and Brewing Co.


13010 W. Parmer Lane, Ste. 800, Cedar Park
512-986-7038
www.redhornbrew.comAll shows run from 8-10:30 p.m.

June


21  Sasha Klare-Ayvazian
22  Kaylin Karr
28  Michael Vincent Fisher
29  Clint Manning

July


5  Joe and Bethany
6  J. Wagner
12  Raphina Austin
13  Marcos Rios





Shooters Billiards & Sports Bar 620


11416 N. RM 620 , Austin
512-401-2060
www.shootersbilliards.net

June


21  Suede, 9 p.m.-midnight
28  Lixbox, 9 p.m.-1 a.m.

July


5  Audic Empire, 9 p.m.-1 a.m.
12  TBA





Shooters Billiards & Sports Bar 1431


601 E. Whitestone Blvd., Cedar Park
512-260-2060
www.shootersbilliards.netAll shows run from 9 p.m.-1 a.m.

June


22  Howlin’ Waters
29  Bikini Contest

July


6  Rock Hard
13  American Gypsy Band





Whitestone Brewery


601 E. Whitestone Blvd., Bldg. 5, Ste. 500, Cedar Park
512-765-4828
www.whitestonebrewery.comAll shows run from 7-10 p.m.

June


22  Groove Monkey
29  The Detentions


By Marisa Charpentier

Reporter, Cedar Park | Leander

Marisa Charpentier joined Community Impact in September 2018. After working as an intern, she became a reporter for the Cedar Park | Leander edition in October 2018. Charpentier graduated from The University of Texas at Austin with degrees in journalism and Plan II Honors.



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