San Marcos Like a Local

San Marcos Cinema

March 24, 2020

Not being able to visit San Marcos is a real bummer. We know you miss our quirky downtown, crystal-clear river, lush natural areas, yummy food, vibrant art scene and incredible shopping – and we won’t rub it in. So, while you’re hunkered down at home, we created a list of movies and shows filmed in San Marcos for you!

San Marcos Art Events

March 11, 2020

UPDATE: All events have been postponed. Check back for updates and rescheduled dates. Concerts, chalk art contests, festivals, markets and more – spring is the perfect time to treat yourself to an art-centric SMTXpereince! Whether you want to create, learn, watch or join in, artists and art lovers of all skill levels and mediums can enjoy the colors of San Marcos.

San Marcos Spring Break

February 25, 2020

Can you believe it, Spring Break is almost here! Relaxation, great food, shopping, adventure and more - the week-long break is just a little teaser of what summer has in store. Whether you are enjoying your break with friends, family, kids, or by yourself, we have some ideas for your Spring Break SMTXperience.

San Marcos Hiking Tips

February 20, 2020

San Marcos really comes alive in the spring. Carpets of wildflowers dot the landscape and the trees return their lush green color. The sun is high and, most importantly, the temperature is not. One of the best ways to enjoy springtime in Texas is to explore natural San Marcos one trail at a time.

San Marcos Sweethearts

February 11, 2020

This Valentine’s Day share the San Marcos you love, with the ones you love! Whether you’re spending Valentine’s Day celebrating your friends, family, pet, significant other or yourself, San Marcos has plenty of activities to love.