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.

Aug 1 to Dec 4

TXST Bobcat Athletics

TXST Athletics Ticket Office

Texas State University Bobcats are a member of the NCAA Division I Sun Belt Conference. There is always a sport in season. Grab your maroon and gold and catch a game.

Oct 15 to Nov 30

Light at the End of the Tunnel

Virtual Event

Light at the end of the Tunnel is a juried virtual art exhibit put together by the Price Center.

Nov 1 to Nov 30

Tales on the Trail

Spring Lake Natural Area

The City of San Marcos Parks and Recreation Department, San Marcos Public Library, and Community Action, Inc. are partnering to bring you Tales on the Trails at Spring Lake Natural Area during the month of November.

Nov 27 to Nov 29

Angels & Mistletoe Holiday Market

Embassy Suites by Hilton San Marcos Hotel Conference Center & Spa

A winter wonderland of great Christmas shopping awaits at the Angels & Mistletoe Holiday Market. Come enjoy gorgeous holiday decor, Christmas music and caroling, pictures with Santa and fantastic shopping. There is a “first look” preview party on Friday and the regular market follows on Saturday & Sunday.

Nov 28

San Mercado (Holiday Edition)

Price Center

This special holiday edition of San Mercado will feature everything you've come to expect from original art, to handmade goods to cultural goods to funky finds to furniture and household goods, clothing and much more.

Nov 28

Scott H Biram

Cheatham Street Warehouse

Scott H Biram live at Cheatham Street Warehouse. This is a seated and socially distanced show. Guests are required to wear masks to enter the venue and when not at their seats.

Nov 28

TXST Football vs Coastal Carolina

Bobcat Stadium

The final home game of the season is also Senior Day for TXST Football as they take on Coastal Carolina.

Nov 28

Downtown San Marcos Farmer's Market

San Marcos Downtown Square

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. Held every Saturday in Downtown.

Nov 29

Art Squared (Holiday Edition)

Hays County Historic Courthouse

Moved to Sunday due to weather. 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.

Dec 3 to Dec 5

Martindale Pop Up Market

Downtown Martindale

A three day vintage market in magical downtown Martindale. Including vintage furniture, art, clothing, apothecary, plants, holiday shopping, music and more!

Dec 5

Local Folks Holiday Market

Roughhouse Brewing

Roughhouse Brewing is hosting a holiday market featuring a variety of their favorite area artists that create, craft and curate truly giftable items. Stay for some live music in the afternoon too!

Dec 5

First Saturday Birding Hikes

Various San Marcos Venues

(First Saturday of every month at sunrise) Interested in birding hikes? From water fowl to woodpeckers to hawks to songbirds - you never know which feathered friends will be spotted.

Dec 5

1st Saturday Mermaid Bazaar

Mermaid Society Headquarters

1st Saturdays of the month are for the Mermaid Bazaar, hosted by the Mermaid Society of Texas and located at Wonder World Cave & Park is a fun experience for the whole family. This bazaar will feature local artisans, crafters, vintage sellers and more! Mask are required by state order and 8 ft social distancing will be practiced.

Dec 12

San Mercado Community Market

Price Center

San Mercado is a monthly community market held every 2nd Saturday in Downtown at the Price Center from 9:00am-2:00pm.

Dec 12

Art Squared

San Marcos Downtown Square

Art Squared is a juried arts and fine crafts market where you'll find great art of all kinds, live music, free kid's arts and crafts booth, live art demonstrations and more!

Dec 17

Musical Bingo

Roughhouse Brewing

Every third Thursday Roughhouse is bringing you musical bingo from their Lantana Stage. Each month will feature a different theme to test your range in musical knowledge.

Dec 19

Art Squared (Holiday Edition)

Hays County Historic Courthouse

Art Squared is a juried arts and fine crafts market where you'll find great art of all kinds, live music, free kid's arts and crafts booth, live art demonstrations and more!

Dec 19

San Mercado (Holiday Edition)

Price Center

This special holiday edition of San Mercado will feature everything you've come to expect from original art, to handmade goods to cultural goods to funky finds to furniture and household goods, clothing and much more.

Jan 9

Purgatory Trail Run

Purgatory Creek Natural Area

The Purgatory Trail Run 10 Mile and 5K race is a USA Track & Field sanctioned trail race through the beautiful Purgatory Creek Natural Area and Edwards Aquifer recharge zone. The 10-mile course is designed to challenge trail runners with difficult technical sections. The rigorous 5K course has a medium technical rating and is a good introduction to trail running. Walkers and hikers are encouraged to participate.