San Marcos Like a Local

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

February 23, 2021

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.

San Marcos Romance

February 2, 2021

It’s February, the month of love! While this year may be a little bit more, you know, subdued, that doesn’t mean we still can’t treat the ones we love! Whether you’re looking to celebrate with a traditional date night or a local adventure, we have some great ideas for your perfect Valentine's Day.

Black History in San Marcos

February 1, 2021

Black History Month is a great time to honor, learn about and celebrate our San Marcos Black community. From a larger-than-life jazz icon to The Calaboose African American History Museum, gorgeous pieces of art and rich history – San Marcos wouldn’t be the place we all know and love without our diverse and extraordinary locals.

MLK Day in San Marcos, Texas

January 13, 2021

Whether you observe Martin Luther King Jr. Day on your own or via virtual celebrations, with art or time of reflection, we have some ideas for how you can honor and recognize the holiday.

Hittin' The Trails In San Marcos, Texas

December 29, 2020

Between the usual stress of the holidays and the black hole between Christmas and New Year’s Day (if you’re like us, those days are spent in a horizontal position) you may be needing a little energy boost only an outdoor journey can bring. San Marcos is home to trails of all fitness and activity levels, so no matter how adventurous you’re feeling, you’ll find just the right spot.