Sep 16 to May 13

Animals Among Us: Photographs from the Permanent Collection

The Wittliff Collection at Texas State University

From the poignant to the fantastical, this menagerie of 55 photographs has it all— There are cats, dogs, horses, fish, fowl, insects, and more in images created with a variety of photographic and printing techniques by 39 artists.

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.

Oct 26 to Apr 30

TXST Athletics Games

TXST Athletics Ticket Office

The Texas State Athletic Department participates in Division I of the Sun Belt Conference (FBS in football) and there is always an exciting sport in season.

Apr 28 to May 1

Opera: Lady Bird- First Lady of Land

Performing Arts Center at Texas State University

Texas State University has commissioned an opera based on the life of Lady Bird Johnson, with the help of Texas State Opera Theatre and Texas State Symphony Orchestra it will premier at TXST Performing Arts Center.

Apr 29 to Apr 30

MR Fest

San Marcos Downtown Square

ince its creation in 2008, the award-winning My Radio Festival, or MR Fest, has become a platform for local and regional artists to showcase their talent. Held in San Marcos’ downtown square, MR Fest includes many local businesses, venues and bars. The festival has grown over the last eight years from entertaining 200 fans to nearly 5,000. Live performances are held during the day and night with vendors to shop on the courthouse lawn. Don’t miss the headline acts La Luz and Night Beats at THE MARC on April 30.

Apr 29 to May 1

Wine and Art Weekend

San Marcos Downtown Square

A three-day experience in local fare, wine and the best art in the region. Wine walkers can enjoy wine Friday night, Saturday will have Art Squared which showcases the best of local art.

Apr 30

The Randy and Lahey Show

Kiva Lounge and Bar

The Randy and Lahey are comedians from the Trailer Park Boys their show is a silly, sexist, drunken hour and a half of songs and skits, audience participation, profanity, Shakespeare, and general hilarity.

Apr 30

2nd Annual Texas Truck Fest

Central Texas Speedway

The 2nd Annual Texas Truck Fest at Central Texas Speedway. Gates at 12:00pm (Noon) the event will run till 6:00pm.

Apr 30

72° Festival

San Marcos Plaza Park

72° is a music, culture and educational festival that is free and open to the public. The event will run 11:00am-10:00pm at Plaza Park.

Apr 30

Dash 4 Donuts 4 Mile Race

Dixie Cream Donuts

The San Marcos Police Officer’s Association is holding its first ever Dash for Donuts 4 mile race. This race will start and finish at Dixie Cream Donuts on LBJ.