Have Some Fun For Free In Austin

Are you looking for something fun to do without breaking the bank? Austin, TX is full of things to do, completely free! Grab some friends and check out what our city has to offer near Sur512 Apartments.

Calling all photographers! If you are looking to get some great shots of local scenery, head over to Boardwalk Trail on Lady Bird Lake. Here you can enjoy the view of the Austin Skyline, see some of the wildlife that lives along the lake, and get in an invigorating walk, jog, or hike. Keep an eye out for belts on the railings along the trail. They are part of the "Art in Public Places" program. Each belt was hand embossed and contain lyrics from well-known Texas singer/songwriters.

You don't have to leave the city to enjoy wildlife. Visit the Peafowl at the Mayfield Park Estate. You'll get to see the beautiful tail feathers of the Peacocks and watch as Peahens sit on their nest of eggs. You might even get to see the eggs hatch!

The Governor's Mansion in Austin is the fourth oldest continuously occupied governor's residence in the United States and you can take a tour for free! Visitors do need to arrange for a tour at least a week in advance due to security concerns. Learn the history of the mansion and interesting anecdotes about the governors that have lived there.

You don't have to spend a lot of money to have a good time in Austin. If you would like to learn more about things to do near our apartment community, please contact us.

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