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The Saint Martiane
Casita Olivita in Historic San Marcos
Crystal River Inn Bed & Breakfast
Trips, Treks & Adventures San Marcos Itineraries

Jingle Bell 5K & 1K Kids Run

San Marcos Downtown Square

The loudest 5K in San Marcos. Come jingle along the way with over 250 runners as you follow a course through Downtown San Marcos and the Historical District all while showing your holiday spirit.

Registration CLICK HERE

The race will begin and finish at San Marcos Plaza Park at Hutchison & CM Allen and will feature Christmas music throughout the course.

Participants who are registered by December 8 will receive a t-shirt; anyone registered after is not guaranteed a current year race shirt or size. The cost is $35 now through Race-day and will be $40 the day of the race.


What's Near Here?

San Marcos Downtown Square

Downtown | Among our treasures, locally-owned shops and restaurants, bistros and nightspots adorn every corner of historic downtown San Marcos, fueling American’s favorite vacation pastimes – shopping and eating!

Mermaid March

Mermaid March is a self guided tour that consists of ten seven-foot mermaid statues painted by regional artists installed around the city. This public art project by the San Marcos Arts Commission celebrates the art, culture and natural beauty of the city. 


San Marcos Brew Pub Tours

Downtown | The Brewpub Tour is a guided walking tour through historic downtown. If you are interested in learning more about the history of beer, how it is made, the difference in beers and seeing the passion of some of the best brew-masters in Texas! **Click HERE to schedule your tour** (Tours available Friday-Sunday)