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Spring Events In San Marcos, TX

It’s Spring in San Marcos and that means our calendar begins filling up with all sorts of fun events! A behind-the-scenes look at art studios, a look at some of San Marcos' historic homes, a quirky parade, and a whole lot of markets – you’re going to want to plan your spring SMTXperience now. Spring…

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Celebrate Mardi Gras in San Marcos, Texas

Laissez les bon temps rouler - It's Mardi Gras time, y'all! From special drinks and dishes full of flavor, live jazz serenades, Downtown goodies, themed parties, and, of course, a good ol' fashioned parade - you're in for a fun Mardi Gras in San Marcos. Mardi Gras Martinis Kick off your Mardi Gras…

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Celebrate The New Year In San Marcos

We're ringing in 2024 San Marcos style! From live music performances and multi-course dinners to cozy firework shows – you’re sure to find a fun way to say goodbye to 2023. NYE at The Porch The Porch Party at The Porch! Ring in 2024 with musical performances by Elephant Ears and Full Tones. Doors…

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Winter in San Marcos, Texas

Photo by: @mrsjetsetrockett When you think of exploring all the fun things there are to do in San Marcos, the wintertime probably isn’t the setting you imagine… But trust us, you don’t want to sleep on a chilly San Marcos adventure! Winter Weather in San Marcos San Marcos winters are usually…

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Holiday Season in San Marcos

Once the Thanksgiving turkey has been consumed and the cranberry sauce nobody ate has been disposed of properly (it’s tradition) it’s officially time to look towards all the festivities that December brings. Whether you’re hoping to check off some names on your to-gift list, take the perfect holiday…

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The Perfect Holiday Weekend in Downtown San Marcos

While it’s always a great time to explore all that Downtown San Marcos has to offer, there is something magical about Downtown during the holiday season. From shopping at local boutiques and art markets to a cozy cup of coffee and a stroll to see the festive décor and murals – there’s plenty of…

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Creepin' It Real: Halloween Fun in San Marcos, Texas

Photo By: Wonder World Cave & Adventure Park The Halloween fun runs all month long in San Marcos, Texas! Check out the goods at the monthly witches' market. Jam out at a two-day music and arts festival. Take a haunted cave tour during the last two weekends in October. Kick back and enjoy spooky…

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Celebrate Pride in San Marcos, Texas

Celebrate LGBTQ+ Pride weekend in Downtown San Marcos, Texas! Start with the SMTX Pride Festival's march, music, and more on Saturday (9/9). Then, the Loud & Proud Pride Fest shines with LGBTQ+ bands, drag artists, and DJs at several venues around town. On Sunday (9/10), experience Colors Of The…

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