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Art Squared

San Marcos Downtown Square

Art Squared Arts Market is a juried arts and fine crafts market that brings the best local artists together in one place. You'll find great art of all kinds, live music, free kid's arts and crafts booth, live art demonstrations and more. 

Art Squared takes place on the Downtown Square from 9am-4pm every second Saturday of the month from March through December.


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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

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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. 


Local Artist Exhibits

Local artist exhibits can be found around town at several spots including coffee shops, restaurants and local businesses.