Events

Jan 1 to Dec 31

Live Music This Week

Various San Marcos Venues

Plan your evenings in San Marcos where there’s live music every night of the week! This list of who’s playing where is updated every Wednesday afternoon so come back often.

Oct 14 to Nov 12

"Every Ware" Showcase

Galleries I & II at Texas State University

Every year, Texas State Galleries hosts an exhibition of works by alumni from the School of Art and Design at Texas State University. This year’s exhibition showcases art made by alumni who graduated with a concentration in Ceramics.

Oct 21

Bill Middleton Open Mic Night

Middleton Brewing

Come sign up and play at the Middleton Open Mic night dubbed as Hays County's longest continuously running open mic night. Come join Bill Middleton every Monday from 6:00pm-9:00pm.

Oct 22

Chris Colston- Tuesdays at Cheatham Street Warehouse

Cheatham Street Warehouse

Chris Colston continues his Tuesday residency at Cheatham Street Warehouse on night two of four. Doors at 8:00pm.

Oct 23

Middleton Brewing Star Party

Middleton Brewing

Get ready to see a ton of stars & constellations, along with Saturn and it's amazing rings all from the upstairs patio at Middleton Brewing.

Oct 23

Kent Finlay's Songwriters Circle

Cheatham Street Warehouse

Come join the Cheatham Street Music Foundation as they host their weekly Songwriters Circle. Talented musicians from around Central Texas will perform original songs throughout the night. You never know who might walk in and perform!

Oct 24 to Oct 26

Rave in a Cave

Wonder World Park

Under World Productions presents an experience you will not want to miss. A Silent Disco Style Rave in the Cave!

Oct 24

San Marcos Beer Run at Hops & Grain

Hops & Grain

Weekly Thursday run designed for beginner to marathon training. Run one of three Mermaid routes and finish it off with a free beer at Hops & Grain (21+ for beer). All ages welcomed.

Oct 25

Farmer Fred's Harvest Fall Carnival

San Marcos Plaza Park

Free Admission and carnival games and also a children's costume contest!! Concessions and other attractions will be there for a fee

Oct 25

Escapism Plan

The Porch

Chief and the Doomsday Device brings you a live eclectic DJ mix EVERY Friday at Tantra. The show will also feature a SMTX, pop-up record shop and art show.

Oct 26

Saturday Farmer's Market

San Marcos Downtown Square

9:00 AM - 1:00 PM | San Marcos Farmer's Market provides an outlet for Central Texas farmers to market their crops and a source of fresh, homegrown and homemade products for the local consumer.

Oct 26

End of Season Roller Derby Bout

River Ridge Park

It's the final bout of the season between the Mermaids and the Martians. Doors at 4:00pm. The bout will start at 5:00pm.

Oct 26

Hip Hops and Grain

Hops & Grain

Every 4th Saturday is Hip Hops and Grain time at Hops & Grain San Marcos! there will be live hip-hop while you check out some local artists and vendors with a little local craft beer for flavor.

Oct 26

Downtown Trick or Treat

San Marcos Downtown Square

Grab your monster masks and fairy wings and head downtown for our annual Downtown San Marcos Trick or Treat!

Oct 26

Martindale Tri

Martindale, TX

The Martindale Tri is reputed to be the oldest triathlon in Texas. It is unique in that the swim leg has replaced by a paddle down the beautiful San Marcos River.

Oct 27

Unicycle Football

San Marcos Activity Center

Unicycle Football is exactly as it sounds. American Football played entirely on unicycles. They play a 5 on 5 "flackle" (flag/tackle) variant on hard surface. There are a few minor adjustments in the rules to accommodate being on a unicycle but it's good ol' American Football as you know and love.

Oct 31

Halloween at the Park

Wonder World Park

Wonder World's is opening open for a night of family fun on Halloween Night. There will be carnival games, a costume contest, train rides, haunted anti-gravity house, food, music, truck-or-treating and more.

Oct 31

Space Jesus

The Marc

Spend Halloween Night with Space Jesus live at the Marc. Doors: 8:00pm

Nov 1

First Fridays at Three Dudes

Three Dudes Winery

Enjoy the First Fridays of the month at Three Dudes Winery with some live music overlooking the San Marcos River. No cover, come cool off with one of their frozen cool Dudes or a glass of wine. 6:00pm-9:00pm.

Nov 2

Dam Chili Cook-Off

Dam Chili Cook-Off Grounds

The Dam Chili Cook-off will take place at the Cotton Gin on Main Street in Martindale Texas. Gates open to teams at 7am and general public at 9am. There is a small donation at the front gates. Along with the fantastic chili the event will feature a silent auction and live music starting around noon