San Marcos Like a Local

The Complete Guide to SUPing in San Marcos

November 8, 2018

Stand-up paddleboarding is the latest water-sports craze in San Marcos, Texas, and across the country. Not only is it a fun way to spend time on the water, but it’s an intense, full-body workout. For first-timers, San Marcos is an excellent place to learn.

6 Great Places to Go Trail Running in San Marcos, Texas

November 1, 2018

From the pristine rivers to the lush trees that surround the community, San Marcos, Texas, is the perfect destination for anyone who loves spending time in nature. Trail runners will find several excellent trails to explore this scenic region.

Spooky San Marcos Events

October 22, 2018

Haunted museums, candy in a cave, a fun run and more! It's time to break out your favorite costume and get in the Halloween spirit the San Marcos way. We have a list of spooky (and mostly family friendly) events happening around San Marcos, TX!

Brews, Music and More: How to Have a Fun Time in San Marcos

October 17, 2018

The fun doesn’t end when the sun goes down in San Marcos, Texas. This college town is stocked full of bars, breweries, restaurants, and live-music venues to entertain those looking for a little fun after a day spent outdoors.

Murals and Mermaid Sculptures: How to Experience the Thriving Arts Scene of San Marcos

October 9, 2018

San Marcos officials are dedicating money to public art to both beautify the city’s landscape and shine a light on the city’s thriving art scene. Visitors might be surprised by all the colorful public art scattered throughout town.