San Marcos Like A Local

ImMERse Yourself In San Marcos

You might think it’s odd to see mermaids in San Marcos, but the mermaid/aquamaid has quite the history around these parts. From being incorporated into local artworks to being celebrated in parades and fairs, San Marcos is a must-visit for anyone who loves the quirky and colorful. So mark your…

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How to Experience SMTX's Thriving Art Scene

San Marcos has a growing art community and an emphasis on public art. This mural by local artist Morgan Haberle Egan is on the back of the Root Cellar Bakery and Catering Center. San Marcos is famous for many reasons. It is notorious as a hotspot for all river-related activities. It is known as a…

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Why San Marcos is the Best for Family Getaways

A glow-in-the-dark paddle on the San Marcos River is a memorable way to enjoy this scenic Central Texas town. What are the ingredients for the perfect family getaway? Start with fun activities the whole family can enjoy, add some educational activities disguised as entertainment, and sprinkle in…

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