San Marcos Like a Local

Tips For Your Summer SMTXperience

May 18, 2017

San Marcos in the summertime is pure paradise, there’s no doubt about it! With the temperatures rising and summer vacations being planned, we want to make sure you are prepared for a great summer SMTXperience. To making sure you have river necessities, to knowing local rules and best practices – let us be your guide!

Let's Taco Bout San Marcos

May 5, 2017

San Marcos has a plethora of outstanding Mexican restaurants. From large and colorful establishments, to small and quirky family-owned cafes, San Marcos loves them all! We wanted to share a few of our favorite “hidden gems” around town, and therefore had to put the tacos to the test. We suggest putting your stretchy pants on and clearing your schedule, because you’re going to want to give them all a try too.

Spring 2017 Photo Contest

April 25, 2017

We want to see your favorite SMTXperience! Enter our photo contest on Instagram (@toursanmarcos) for a chance to win one of three prize packages filled with local treats, eats and wares worth $300, $150 or $75!

National Beer Day in SMTX

April 7, 2017

Cheers – it’s National Beer Day! Here in San Marcos, the beer flows as cold and smooth as the river that flows through town. From large breweries, to brewpubs, we believe in handcrafted beer that tastes great.

25 Years Of Wimberley Glassworks

March 24, 2017

Walking into the showroom at Wimberley Glassworks is a sensory-shocking experience. Bright colors, unique shapes and interesting textures and patterns catch the sunlight and suddenly you’re in a glittering glass paradise.