Nearby Hotels

The Saint Martiane
Casita Olivita in Historic San Marcos
Crystal River Inn Bed & Breakfast
Trips, Treks & Adventures San Marcos Itineraries

Downtown Walkabout

San Marcos Downtown Square

FREE, All Day event
Spend the day in  Downtown San Marcos visiting local businesses and the art community! You don't want to miss the live music and fresh foods at the San Marcos TX Farmers Market (9am-1pm), a curated artisan market on the courthouse square- Art Squared (9am-2pm), a community market-San Mercado at the Price Center & Garden (9am-4pm), with FREE Movemint Bike Cab rides provided by the Downtown Association SMTX (11am-2pm)  Enjoy San Marcos like a local while you Eat, Stroll, and Vibe.

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San Marcos Downtown Square

Downtown | Among our treasures, locally-owned shops and restaurants, bistros and nightspots adorn every corner of historic downtown San Marcos, fueling American’s favorite vacation pastimes – shopping and eating!

Mermaid March

Mermaid March is a self guided tour that consists of ten seven-foot mermaid statues painted by regional artists installed around the city. This public art project by the San Marcos Arts Commission celebrates the art, culture and natural beauty of the city. 

San Marcos Brew Pub Tours

Downtown | The Brewpub Tour is a guided walking tour through historic downtown. If you are interested in learning more about the history of beer, how it is made, the difference in beers and seeing the passion of some of the best brew-masters in Texas! **Click HERE to schedule your tour** (Tours available Friday-Sunday)