Events

Jul 18

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.

Aug 1

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.

Aug 8

Arts 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!

Aug 8

Downtown Walkabout

San Marcos Downtown Square

CANCELLED FOR JULY Experience downtown San Marcos every second Saturday for an array of activities including the San Marcos Farmer's Market, a curated artisan market on the courthouse square (ArtSquared *Mar-Dec*), a community market (San Mercado) and other events around Downtown.

Aug 8

San Mercado Community Market

Price Center

THIS JULY MARKET IS CANCELLED San Mercado is a monthly community market held every 2nd Saturday in Downtown at the Price Center from 9:00am-4:00pm.

Aug 22

Eddie Durham Birthday Jazz Fest Picnic

Eddie Durham Park

Celebrate San Marcos’ own Eddie Durham with live music, poetry, presentations, barbecue and plenty of fun for the whole family!

Sep 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!

Sep 12

SMTX Pride

San Marcos Plaza Park

A parade, party and so much more, SMTX PRIDE is a great way to connect and support our LGTBIA+ community.

Sep 20

TXST Sprint Tri

The Meadows Center Glass Bottom Boat Tours

The Texas State Sprint Triathlon is comprised of a 500-meter swim, a 12-mile bike ride and a 5k run. This event is one of the few opportunities to swim in the pristine and protected waters of Spring Lake. Don't miss your chance! The race is great for veterans and first time triathletes.

Sep 26

Mutt Strutt

San Marcos Plaza Park

It’s time to celebrate your “good boy or girl” with a morning filled with activities! Kick off the festivities with a one-mile walk along the San Marcos River.

Oct 8

Emo Night presented by Emo Night LA

The Marc

Start the weekend early with the Marc at Emo Night presented by Emo Night LA.

Oct 10

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!

Oct 10

Spring Lake Earth Day Festival and Family Fun Day

The Meadows Center Glass Bottom Boat Tours

Spend the afternoon celebrating Mother Earth through entertainment, education, exploration and fun at The Meadows Center as part of the Spring Lake Earth Day Festival.

Nov 14

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 5 to Dec 6

Hollis Co. Rise Run Half Marathon and 5K

Various San Marcos Venues

RISE Run is all about celebrating the blessing of getting to move your body. No matter what shape, age, or stage you are at in your fitness journey. If walking is your jam or running is what fuels your soul, RISE Run is an all-fitness level community event. RISE Run is about becoming the best version of you, together.

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!