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.

Aug 1 to May 31

Texas State University Bobcat Athletics Events

TXST Athletics Ticket Office

Texas State University is home to the Bobcats Division I athletics program that competes in the Sunbelt Conference.

Sep 18

Bel Cuore

Performing Arts Center at Texas State University

Lauded for their “high-energy” and “impressive” performances, the Bel Cuore Quartet (BCQ) has been sharing visceral and compelling chamber music with audiences since 2009.

Sep 19

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!

Sep 20

Jon Wolfe

Cheatham Street Warehouse

Start the weekend early at this Thursday night show with Jon Wolfe and his country music styling that blend the old and the new. Doors: 8:00pm, tickets: $15/adv or $18/door.

Sep 20

Learn the Rich History of Tejano Music

San Marcos Library

Come join a conversation between Mr. Hector Saldana, curator of the Wittliff Music Collection and famed Musicologist Mr. Ramon Hernandez who has recently donated his extensive Tejano Music collection of unique artifacts to the Wittliff.

Sep 20

Kissing Alley Concert Series

Kissing Alley

This free and family-friendly event that is right in the heart of downtown San Marcos. The Kissing Alley Concert Series is a partnership with, The City of San Marcos Main Street Program and the Third Thursday Walkabouts.

Sep 20

3rd Thursday Downtown Walkabout

San Marcos Downtown Square

Every 3rd Thursday of the month come downtown for an evening of food, drinks, art, shopping, and music as we celebrate our creative city. Stroll through historic downtown. The event runs from 6:00pm to 9:00pm

Sep 21

Mermaid Society Ball

The Meadows Center Glass Bottom Boat Tours

This private evening includes starry night rooftop views, sunset glass bottom boat cruises, live music, dancing, dining, specialty cocktails, live art performances and more.

Sep 21 to Sep 23

San Marcos 2018 Triple Threat 78666 Metalfest

Buzz Mill

KZSM San Marcos Community Radio Station Deranged Promotions Present San Marcos 2018 Triple Threat 78666 Metalfest. Three days Of Pure MËTÄL FREE SHOW/NO COVER. Doors Open 5pm Daily.

Sep 21

Escapism Plan

Tantra Coffeehouse

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.

Sep 22

Downtown Mermaid Promenade

San Marcos Downtown Square

Highlighting our unique river and artistic culture, the Downtown Mermaid Promenade is created to be a celebration San Marcos’ vibrant community. Back by popular demand, Austin Samba and Las Monas de San Antonio lead the parade bringing their brand of “radical creativity, fantasy and imagination” to the streets with a sizzling combination of rhythm, dance, movement, color, joy and …giant mermaid puppets

Sep 22

Country Roads 10K & Kids Run

Country Estates

The 10K race is on a gently rolling (our nice way of saying challenging), certified course located entirely within the scenic Country Estates subdivision. Runners will be challenged by the last 1.5 miles of the course, which is a constant, slight and steady uphill grade.

Sep 22

Monthly Martindale Market

Martindale, TX

The monthly Martindale Market will feature many vendors offering a variety of products including handmade crafts and arts, farm fresh foods, vintage clothing, antiques and much more.

Sep 22

Mermaid Aqua Faire

San Marcos Plaza Park

The San Marcos River serves as the beautiful backdrop to this fun filled FREE festival that has something for Merfolk of all ages. The fun kicks in to full gear following the Downtown Mermaid Promenade! Get ready for a great line up of live music, an art market and eco village, too.

Sep 22

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.

Sep 23

Unicycle Football

San Marcos Activity Center

Unicycle Football is exactly as it sounds. American football played entirely on unicycles. We play a 5 on 5 "flackle" (flag/tackle) variant on hard surface.

Sep 23

Choral Collage

Evans Auditorium – Texas State University

Join the TXST Choral Department as all five vocal ensembles present a joint concert featuring samples of their respective Fall Concerts. Featuring: Men's Choir, Women's Choir, VocaLibre, University Singers, and Chorale.

Sep 25

Mason Lively's Tuesday Night Residency (Night 2)

Cheatham Street Warehouse

Mason Lively continues his Tuesday night residency at Cheatham Street Warehouse. Doors at 8:00pm. Tickets: $7/adv or $10/door.

Sep 26

Hamelin & DeBow

Performing Arts Center at Texas State University

The reason Texas State University brings in so many talented students is because of the talented faculty. Karla Hamelin (cello) & Faith DeBow (piano) are two top faculty performers who bring power and passion to their performances. One stage. One night.