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.

Oct 14 to Nov 12

"Every Ware" Showcase

Galleries I & II at Texas State University

Every year, Texas State Galleries hosts an exhibition of works by alumni from the School of Art and Design at Texas State University. This year’s exhibition showcases art made by alumni who graduated with a concentration in Ceramics.

Nov 7 to Dec 1

Tiny Art of Texas

218 Co-op Gallery

218 Co-op Gallery's juried exhibition "Tiny Art of Texas" features unique works of art to celebrate art in small formats.

Nov 13

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!

Nov 13

San Marcos Beer Run at Hops & Grain

Hops & Grain

Weekly Thursday run designed for beginner to marathon training. Run one of three Mermaid routes and finish it off with a free beer at Hops & Grain (21+ for beer). All ages welcomed.

Nov 15

Shea Abshier & The Nighthowlers

Cheatham Street Warehouse

Start the weekend off at Cheatham Street Warehouse with Shear Abshier & The Nighthowlers. Doors at 8:00pm.

Nov 15

Escapism Plan

The Porch

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.

Nov 16 to Dec 23

Holiday Glass Bottom Boat Tours

The Meadows Center Glass Bottom Boat Tours

Enjoy the lights and sounds of the season on a 50 minute holiday themed Glass bottom boat tour. What could make it better? How about complimentary cookies and hot beverages provided on this 50-minute tour. Preregistration is required.

Nov 16

Blanco Vista Wildcat 5K

Blanco Vista Neighborhood

Come join family, friends, teachers, and community at the Wildcat 5K. It will be a “pawsome” event with great music, prizes, and awards. The race will begin promptly at 8:00am, so arrive early so you have plenty of time to park, mingle with people, warm up, and mentally prepare.

Nov 16

TXST Football vs Troy

Bobcat Stadium

TXST Football plays their final home game of the 2019 season against Troy.

Nov 16

Peace Pipe Prophets

Cheatham Street Warehouse

End your Saturday at Cheatham Street Warehouse with Peace Pipe Prophets. Doors at 8:00pm.

Nov 16

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.

Nov 17

Unicycle Football

San Marcos Activity Center

Unicycle Football is exactly as it sounds. American Football played entirely on unicycles. They play a 5 on 5 "flackle" (flag/tackle) variant on hard surface. There are a few minor adjustments in the rules to accommodate being on a unicycle but it's good ol' American Football as you know and love.

Nov 17

Live in the Living Room Gives Back featuring Calamity Janes, Brian Milson, Issac Jacob and more

Cheatham Street Warehouse

Live in the Living Room Gives back featuring Calamity Janes, Brian Milson, Issac Jacob and many more! Doors at 12:00pm, Tickets: $10.

Nov 18

Bill Middleton Open Mic Night

Middleton Brewing

Come sign up and play at the Middleton Open Mic night dubbed as Hays County's longest continuously running open mic night. Come join Bill Middleton every Monday from 6:00pm-9:00pm.

Nov 18

Texas Music Scene Live Taping: Stoney LaRue and Josh Weathers

The Marc

Texas Music Scene is back in San Marcos with another Live Studio Audience Filming at The Marc. Doors will open around 7:00pm. Show is FREE.

Nov 21

Emo Night

The Marc

Emo Night is back at The Marc. Doors at 7:00pm

Nov 21

Kody West

Cheatham Street Warehouse

Start the weekend a day early with Kody West at Cheatham Street Warehouse. Doors at 8:00pm.

Nov 21

SMTX 3rd Thursday

San Marcos Downtown Square

Live music, local art or discovering a new favorite restaurant or boutique - SMTX 3rd Thursday is a great event for exploring downtown San Marcos and all it has to offer.

Nov 22 to Nov 23

Angels & Mistletoe Holiday Market

Embassy Suites by Hilton San Marcos Hotel Conference Center & Spa

A winter wonderland of great Christmas shopping awaits at Angels & Mistletoe Holiday Market. Come enjoy gorgeous holiday decor, Christmas music and caroling, pictures with Santa and fantastic shopping.