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Sacred Springs Powwow Giveaway

September 22, 2017

The Sacred Springs Powwow Ticket Giveaway begins on October 2, 2017 at 12:00pm CST and ends on October 6, 2017 at 9pm CST. The sponsor of the Sacred Springs Powwow Giveaway is the San Marcos Convention and Visitor Bureau (SMCVB). By participating in the giveaway, each entrant unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by the following rules and guidelines.

SMTX Fitness: 5Ks, Fun Runs & Triathlons

September 21, 2017

One of the best ways to explore natural San Marcos, and add some fitness into your routine, is to sign up for one of the many 5Ks and triathlons held in San Marcos during the fall.

Fall Events In SMTX

September 8, 2017

Just when the weather in San Marcos starts to “cool” down, the events calendar starts to heat up! Football games, of both the unicycle and non-unicycle variety, 5K runs, festivals, live music performances and much more – it’s a great season to plan your SMTXperience.

SMTXtreme: Burgers In San Marcos

August 3, 2017

San Marcos is a city that embraces the extreme - we like our SUP boards big, our water clear and cold, and our football on unicycles. With that said, we decided to charge ourselves with the task of finding the city’s most extreme burgers. A task of herculean proportions, and portions… Without further ado, and in no particular order, we’d like to introduce some of our favorite SMTXtreme burgers in San Marcos.

Back To School Shopping In San Marcos

July 28, 2017

It’s hard to believe that the end of July is already upon us and it’s time to get ready for the rapidly approaching fall season. With the end of the summer comes the start of a new school year. Parents, we know that back-to-school shopping can be a stressful time. We want to make your back-to-school shopping as easy and enjoyable as possible with our back-to-school shopping guide!