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.

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.

May 18 to May 19

Dirt Dauber Festival

Eye of the Dog Art Center

40+ Texas clay artists showing and demonstrating their work. Live music, refreshments, kid's clay play area, contests and demonstrations throughout the weekend. Free admission.

May 19

Sunday San Market

Sunday San Market

Sunday San Market features art and craft vendors including soap makers, jewelers, woodcrafters, painters plus local farmers, gardeners, bee keepers and more

May 19

Infusion

Buzz Mill

San Marcos Artist Collective's monthly showcase for art, vibrancy and talent live for the community. Featuring everything from glassblowing, music and witches to henna, animals and more! Free and family friendly event.

May 20

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.

May 21

Hot Summer Nights Music Series- Stringtown Texas Band

Kissing Tree

Kissing Tree's annual Hot Summer Nights in the biergarten is back. This event is open to the public. Enjoy drinks and delicious creations from the Kissing Tree Food truck while you dance the night away.

May 22

Camp Comedy

Buzz Mill

Camp Comedy is a weekly open mic night at Buzz Mill every Wednesday. The sign up for the show is at 7:30pm. The show will start at 8:00pm on the frontier patio. Every month we will feature a resident comedian who will also be given an extended set. Each comedian is chosen based on performances at open mic.

May 22

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!

May 23

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.

May 23

Beats Bingo

Buzz Mill

Join Chief and TheDoomsdayDevice and Emily every Thursday for music bingo! There will be seasonal themed prizes for the winners.

May 24

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.

May 25

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.

May 28

Hot Summer Music Series- The Craze

Kissing Tree

Kissing Tree's annual Hot Summer Nights in the biergarten is back. This event is open to the public. Enjoy drinks and delicious creations from the Kissing Tree Food truck while you dance the night away.

May 31

An acoustic evening with Lee Ann Womack

Cheatham Street Warehouse

Enjoy a special acoustic evening with Lee Ann Womack in the historic Cheatham Street Warehouse. Advanced tickets are recommended as this show will sell out.

Jun 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.

Jun 1 to Jun 9

International Piano Festival

Performing Arts Center at Texas State University

This week-long event held on the campus of Texas State University features workshops, competitions and concerts.

Jun 1

Rods at Riley's Cruise In

Riley's Tavern

Rods at Riley's is a classic car and hot rod meet with Live music.

Jun 4

Hot Summer Nights Music Series- The George's

Kissing Tree

Kissing Tree's annual Hot Summer Nights in the biergarten is back. This event is open to the public. Enjoy drinks and delicious creations from the Kissing Tree Food truck while you dance the night away.

Jun 4

Movies in your Park: Incredibles 2

San Marcos Plaza Park

Bring your blanket or chairs and pick out the perfect spot to enjoy family-friendly movies and festivities!