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Trips, Treks & Adventures San Marcos Itineraries

Farmer Fred's Spring Carnival

San Marcos Plaza Park

POSTPONED: NEW DATE: TBA 
updated: 3.16.2020

6:00pm-9:00pm

Free Admission! Come on out for an evening of games, candy, prizes, live music and the Easter bunny – what better way to usher in the Spring season? Concessions and other attractions will be there for a fee. Oh, and you’ll want to get your little one’s photo with the bunny, of course! Pictures with the bunny are $3 and cash only


What's Near Here?

San Marcos Plaza Park

Located on the banks of the San Marcos River, the park is 5.1 acres with hike/bike trails, wooden deck, large permanent stage (available for special events), and the Fish Hatchery Building (available for rental). 

Veramendi Plaza

One of the most scenic, historic and popular parks in San Marcos, Juan Veramendi Plaza is known for its iconic gazebo, the Charles S. Cock House Museum, the Merriman Cabin, the Dr. Gwen K. Smith Fountain, and the tree-lined pathway to the Riverwalk.

Merriman Cabin

The historic Merriman Cabin was built in 1846 by Dr. Eli T. Merriman (1815-1867), a Yale graduate and 1838 Texas settler.