Events

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.

May 14 to Jul 22

In Harmony: Celebrating Music in Photography

The Wittliff Collection at Texas State University

From Selena to Willie, from small-town streets to the grandest stage, The Wittliff celebrates music with our current exhibition — In Harmony: Celebrating Music in Photography.

May 14 to Jul 8

¡Viva Jerry Jeff! The Origins and Wild Times of a Texas Icon

The Wittliff Collection at Texas State University

The Wittliff celebrates the life and music of Jerry Jeff Walker in its newest exhibition, ¡Viva Jerry Jeff! The Origins and Wild Times of a Texas Icon. Based on the singer-songwriter’s recently acquired personal archives.

May 14 to Jul 30

Sunrise Sunset: Solargraphs by Bill Wittliff

The Wittliff Collection at Texas State University

Taking a photograph does not always require a shutter and lens. One of the simplest and earliest photographic techniques utilizes only a tiny hand-made pinhole to record light.

Jun 21

Summer in the Park Concert Series: Joel Guzman and the Aztex

San Marcos Plaza Park

Using their traditional and urban sensibilities, Joel Guzman and the Aztex reach deep into the ocean of American music to create a sound as seamless as water with a catalog of recordings range from cumbia, latin rock, blues and more.

Jun 21

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 KZSM.org, The City of San Marcos Main Street Program and the Third Thursday Walkabouts.

Jun 21

Spag Heddy

The Marc

AfterDark Entertainment presents Spag Heddy at the Marc. Doors at 8:00pm, tickets: $5.

Jun 21

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

Jun 22

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.

Jun 22

Mason Lively

Cheatham Street Warehouse

Mason Lively will take the stage at Cheatham Street Warehouse at 9:00pm. Doors at 8:00pm. Tickets: $10

Jun 23

Jesse Stratton

Cheatham Street Warehouse

Jesse Stratton takes the stage at the historic Cheatham Street Warehouse at 9:00pm. Doors at 8:00pm. Tickets: $10

Jun 23

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.

Jun 23

San Marvelous Road Race Series (Race 4)

Start/Finish Line for San Marvelous Racing Series

The ultimate road race in San Marcos. Challenge yourself on the rolling hills in SMTX or come and cheer on the athletes as they compete in the series and a chance to win the championship in the San Marvelous Road Race Series.

Jun 23

4th Flea Community Market

Looking for a Bargain? Need to de-clutter? 4th Flea is a new Community Flea Market taking place on the 4th Saturday of the month from 9 a.m. - 1p.m. Shop up to 30+ booths -- indoors and out

Jun 23

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.

Jun 26

Movies in your Park: Field of Dreams

Bobcat Stadium

Movies in your park is where you want to be every Tuesday evening in June and July. This week's movie is Field of Dreams. Movie begins at 8:45pm, bring a chair/blanket and come early pre-movie activities begin at 7:45pm.*special location Bobcat Stadium

Jun 27

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!

Jun 28

Summer in the Park Concert Series: Shelley King

San Marcos Plaza Park

Shelley King is an award winning Austin,Texas Americana blues singer songwriter.

Jun 29

Bugtastic Evening Tour

The Meadows Center Glass Bottom Boat Tours

Do you enjoy learning about bugs? During this tour, you will learn about the invertebrates found at Spring Lake. Guests a will have a chance to search for invertebrates on the grounds. This hour and half-long guided tour also includes a glass-bottom boat ride. Tour begins at 6:30 p.m. and ends at 8 p.m. Tickets are $15/person (5 and under free) and registration is required

Jun 30

Hill Country Revival

Cheatham Street Warehouse

It's the last Saturday in June make it a memorable one with Hill Country Revival at Cheatham Street Warehouse. Doors: 8:00pm, Tickets: $8/adv or $12/door.