Sep 16 to Jul 3

Places in the Heart: Texas Cinescapes

The Wittliff Collection at Texas State University

Classic movies set in the Lone Star State are featured in this new exhibition at the Wittliff Collections that celebrates the art of filmmaking in Texas. Places in the Heart: Texas Cinescapes draws from the Wittliff's major film archives.

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 Tuesday afternoon so come back often.

Jul 1

First Friday at Three Dudes Winery

Three Dudes Winery

First Friday's at Three Dudes Winery. Live music, no cover, free hot dogs! From 6:00pm-9:00pm April to October.

Jul 1

Buddy Pajak Live Demonstration and Closing Night

218 Studioworks

Buddy Pajak will paint live and you could win the painting FREE at the closing night and demonstration starting at 6:00pm.

Jul 1

The Aqua Show

Stonewall Warehouse

The Aqua show is a beautiful and lighthearted burlesque experience meant to invoke the fluidity of life in all of us! Show is at 9:00pm at Stonewall Warehouse. VIP Tables and reserved seating available. 21+ only.

Jul 2

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.

Jul 2

First Saturday Birding Hikes

Purgatory Creek Greenspace

(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. Hikes are guided by Stephen Ramirez, a local photographer and unicycle enthusiast. Location varies each month and cycles through greenspaces, preserves and riverside parks

Jul 4


San Marcos Plaza Park

Come out to San Marcos Plaza Park for the city’s annual FREE 4th of July celebration starting at 6:00pm. The celebration will feature live music, children’s parade, a patriotic costume contest, food vendors and a grand finale fireworks display.

Jul 5

Movies in Your Park: Paul Blart Mall Cop 2

San Marcos Plaza Park

Movies begin at sun set in Plaza Park. Come early pre movies games begin an hour before sunset. Bring your blanket and chairs and pick out the perfect spot and enjoy the movie and festivities! Admission is FREE! Concessions will be available for purchase.

Jul 6

Kent Finlay's Songwriters' Circle

Cheatham Street Warehouse

Cheatham Street Warehouse hosts its weekly Songwriter Circle every Wednesday night.