San Marcos Like a Local

Family Friendly Guide To San Marcos, Texas

April 9, 2021

Looking for a place to have the perfect family getaway? Of course, you’d want somewhere that’s fun for the whole family. Maybe a spot with some educational activities? Outdoor adventures? Look no further – San Marcos, Texas is just the place!

The Instagrammable Guide To San Marcos, Texas

March 29, 2021

There are few things that fuel our San Marcos-loving souls more than seeing visitors and locals sharing their #SMTXperience on social media. Snapping a photo of your coffee? Love it! A story of the San Marcos River? Yes, please! We love following along on your adventures (feel free to tag us, too) and we are often asked for a good scenic view or two to document a good time. Well, without further ado, we give you the ‘grammable guide to SMTX.

Welcome to San Marcos, NCAA Women's Basketball

March 17, 2021

The 2021 NCAA DI Women’s Basketball Championship is finally here, and we are so excited for some of the games to take place right here in San Marcos at Texas State’s Strahan Arena at the University Events Center. Of course, we have some ideas for how to make the most of your time in San Marcos between all the action.

Rainy Day Activities in San Marcos, Texas

March 16, 2021

Rainy days can throw a wrench in your SMTXperience if you planned a weekend of river floats and outdoor adventures. However, some of our favorite things to do in San Marcos take place indoors (or underground) and away from any gloomy weather!

Space to Meet in San Marcos, TX

March 15, 2021

Just a few months ago crowded ballrooms, handshakes, high traffic touchpoints and buffet lunchbreaks were standard for conferences, meetings and events. But now, the thought musters up anxiety and uncertainty. Just because our traditional idea of these events are “so 2019,” doesn’t mean that navigating the ever-changing meeting requirements has to be overwhelming.