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Downtown Walkabout

San Marcos Downtown Square

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*All Day*

Experience downtown San Marcos during the Downtown Walkabout every second Saturday for an array of activities including the San Marcos Farmer's Market, a curated artisan market on the courthouse square (ArtSquared *Mar-Dec*), a community market (San Mercado) and other events hosted by local downtown businesses. The Downtown Walkabout is free, family-friendly, and features businesses with expanded hours or specials, street artisans and pop-up shops, free pedicab rides from 11am - 2pm, live outdoor music, and more as residents and visitors alike are invited to “Eat, Stroll, and Vibe” as they walkabout downtown.


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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!

Virtual Mermaid March

Start your virtual tour HERE
Vitural 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)