Calendar module icon

Calendar

View All Calendars is the default. Choose Select a Calendar to view a specific calendar. Subscribe to calendar notifications by clicking on the Notify Me® button, and you will automatically be alerted about the latest events in our community.

Jump To:

  1. Calendar Overlay 50 - Plus Programs (9)
  2. Calendar Overlay Arts (1)
  3. Calendar Overlay Library (39)
  4. Calendar Overlay Main Calendar (2)
  5. Calendar Overlay Main Street (4)
  6. Calendar Overlay Parks & Rec Youth Programs (2)
  7. Calendar Overlay Parks & Recreation (4)
  8. Calendar Overlay Planning & Development Services (1)

50 - Plus Programs

  1. Adult Pickleball Open Play

    June 20, 2019, 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ San Marcos Activity Center Gym

    We have extended the hours for Adult Pickleball Open Play! It is now offered on Tuesdays, and Thursdays from 9:00 AM– 12:00 Noon and 9:00 – 11:30 AM on Fridays, at the San Marcos Activity Center. Pickleball is free for Activity Center members. Nonmembers will be charged the daily use rate of $3.00 for residents and $4.00 for nonresidents. Paddles and balls are available for those who do not have their own. If you would like to learn more about the sport, you are welcome to attend a session to observe and give it a try, free of charge. For more information, call (512) 393-8275.

    More Details
  2. 50+ S.M.A.S.H. Bowling Social

    June 20, 2019, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Activity Center

    Join us every month for a SMASH Social Club, Bowling Social. The City of San Marcos Parks and Recreation and Sunset Bowling Lanes are hosting a Bowling Social every month. These bowling events are for ages 50 + and will be held from 2-4 PM at Sunset Bowling Lanes, 1304 HWY 123, San Marcos, TX. The fee for this event is $5.00/ person and includes shoe rental and 2 games of bowling. We do ask that you RSVP to nriali@sanmarcostx.gov or call (512) 393-8275 so we can get a head count to reserve enough lanes. The $5.00 cost will be paid to Sunset Bowling on the day of the event. For more information call 393-8400. Bring a friend, it will be a SMASH!

    More Details
  3. Adult Pickleball Open Play

    June 21, 2019, 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ San Marcos Activity Center Gym

    We have extended the hours for Adult Pickleball Open Play! It is now offered on Tuesdays, and Thursdays from 9:00 AM– 12:00 Noon and 9:00 – 11:30 AM on Fridays, at the San Marcos Activity Center. Pickleball is free for Activity Center members. Nonmembers will be charged the daily use rate of $3.00 for residents and $4.00 for nonresidents. Paddles and balls are available for those who do not have their own. If you would like to learn more about the sport, you are welcome to attend a session to observe and give it a try, free of charge. For more information, call (512) 393-8275.

    More Details
  4. 50+ Duplicate Bridge

    June 21, 2019, 10:00 AM - 1:30 PM @ Activity Center

    The City of San Marcos Parks and Recreation has partnered with the Texas Capital Bridge Association to offer Duplicate Bridge every Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the San Marcos Activity Center. The San Marcos club is a member of the American Contract Bridge League (ACBL), which has over 167,000 members who play duplicated bridge in 3200 clubs across the United States, Canada and Mexico. To find out more information about the Texas Capital Bridge Association, visit www.austinbridge.org or contact the local TCBA club director, Harry Ingham at 512-392-7612.

    More Details
  5. 50+ Game Day Club

    June 24, 2019, 12:30 PM - 4:00 PM @ Activity Center

    50+ San Marcos Game Day Club: Meets every Monday- except City Holidays! Join the San Marcos Game Day Club. This social club meets every Monday at the San Marcos Activity Center, Meeting Room 1, from 12:30-4 PM. Game materials for Bridge, Mexican Train Dominoes, Hand & Foot, and 42 are provide. New members are welcome. Pre-Registration is required, same day registration is not allowed. Members, make sure you arrive on time to get in on a game! Call Parks & Recreation at 393-8400.

    More Details
  6. Adult Pickleball Open Play

    June 25, 2019, 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ San Marcos Activity Center Gym

    We have extended the hours for Adult Pickleball Open Play! It is now offered on Tuesdays, and Thursdays from 9:00 AM– 12:00 Noon and 9:00 – 11:30 AM on Fridays, at the San Marcos Activity Center. Pickleball is free for Activity Center members. Nonmembers will be charged the daily use rate of $3.00 for residents and $4.00 for nonresidents. Paddles and balls are available for those who do not have their own. If you would like to learn more about the sport, you are welcome to attend a session to observe and give it a try, free of charge. For more information, call (512) 393-8275.

    More Details
  7. Adult Pickleball Open Play

    June 27, 2019, 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ San Marcos Activity Center Gym

    We have extended the hours for Adult Pickleball Open Play! It is now offered on Tuesdays, and Thursdays from 9:00 AM– 12:00 Noon and 9:00 – 11:30 AM on Fridays, at the San Marcos Activity Center. Pickleball is free for Activity Center members. Nonmembers will be charged the daily use rate of $3.00 for residents and $4.00 for nonresidents. Paddles and balls are available for those who do not have their own. If you would like to learn more about the sport, you are welcome to attend a session to observe and give it a try, free of charge. For more information, call (512) 393-8275.

    More Details
  8. Adult Pickleball Open Play

    June 28, 2019, 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ San Marcos Activity Center Gym

    We have extended the hours for Adult Pickleball Open Play! It is now offered on Tuesdays, and Thursdays from 9:00 AM– 12:00 Noon and 9:00 – 11:30 AM on Fridays, at the San Marcos Activity Center. Pickleball is free for Activity Center members. Nonmembers will be charged the daily use rate of $3.00 for residents and $4.00 for nonresidents. Paddles and balls are available for those who do not have their own. If you would like to learn more about the sport, you are welcome to attend a session to observe and give it a try, free of charge. For more information, call (512) 393-8275.

    More Details
  9. 50+ Duplicate Bridge

    June 28, 2019, 10:00 AM - 1:30 PM @ Activity Center

    The City of San Marcos Parks and Recreation has partnered with the Texas Capital Bridge Association to offer Duplicate Bridge every Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the San Marcos Activity Center. The San Marcos club is a member of the American Contract Bridge League (ACBL), which has over 167,000 members who play duplicated bridge in 3200 clubs across the United States, Canada and Mexico. To find out more information about the Texas Capital Bridge Association, visit www.austinbridge.org or contact the local TCBA club director, Harry Ingham at 512-392-7612.

    More Details

Arts

  1. Arts Commission

    June 19, 2019, 5:30 PM @ Grant Harris, Jr. Building

    More Details

Library

  1. Computer Class

    June 19, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ San Marcos Public Library

    Free introductory computer classes in email, Internet searching, Microsoft Word, and Microsoft Excel for adults. Learn how to get started with your iPad or tablet.

    More Details
  2. Puppet Show: Gingerbread Man

    June 19, 2019, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ San Marcos Public Library

    The library puppeteers perform a puppet show for all ages.

    More Details
  3. Puppet Show: Gingerbread Man

    June 19, 2019, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ San Marcos Public Library

    The library puppeteers perform a puppet show for all ages.

    More Details
  4. Puppet Show: Gingerbread Man

    June 19, 2019, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM @ San Marcos Public Library

    The library puppeteers perform a puppet show for all ages.

    More Details
  5. Teen Writing Club

    June 19, 2019, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ San Marcos Public Library

    Do you love to write and want to improve? Come join us for four special writing workshops presented by published authors. Ages 12-17. Guest Speakers: June 19 - Diane Kelly July 3 - C.C. Hunter July 17 - D.D. Ayres July 31 - Amber Royer

    More Details
  6. Adult Creative Camp

    June 19, 2019, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ San Marcos Public Library

    Adult Creative Camp is open to any skill level. Explore your creativity and expression, with encouragement and support. The camp will include visual and written expression, featuring poetry, collage, songwriting, watercolors, and calligraphy. You will end camp with a book of your own creations. Space is limited - register today! June 12 - Watercolor Painting June 19 - Songwriting June 26 - Collage July 10 - Details TBA! July 17 - Poetry Writing July 24 - Japanese Stab Binding

    More Details
  7. Zoomagination Animal Shows

    June 20, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ San Marcos Public Library

    Back by popular demand! Animal-loving kids will meet live mammals, birds, and reptiles. Ages 3 and up. Free ticket required. Tickets available at the library starting June 6. Program sponsored in honor of L. Dianne Murray.

    More Details
  8. Zoomagination Animal Shows

    June 20, 2019, 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM @ San Marcos Public Library

    Back by popular demand! Animal-loving kids will meet live mammals, birds, and reptiles. Ages 3 and up. Free ticket required. Tickets available at the library starting June 6. Program sponsored in honor of L. Dianne Murray.

    More Details
  9. Zoomagination Animal Shows

    June 20, 2019, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ San Marcos Public Library

    Back by popular demand! Animal-loving kids will meet live mammals, birds, and reptiles. Ages 3 and up. Free ticket required. Tickets available at the library starting June 6. Program sponsored in honor of L. Dianne Murray.

    More Details
  10. Summer Science

    June 20, 2019, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ San Marcos Public Library

    Hands-on workshops introduce science topics and encourage curiosity. This day’s topic will be forensic science. For ages 8 to 14. Registration required.

    More Details
  11. Laugh Out Loud Movie Night

    June 20, 2019, 6:30 PM - 8:15 PM @ San Marcos Public Library

    Join us for a laugh out loud movie night as we watch Napoleon Dynamite! In this film, a listless and alienated teenager decides to help his new friend win the class presidency in their small western high school, while he must deal with his bizarre family life back home. Popcorn provided, but feel free to bring your own snacks. Rated PG.

    More Details
  12. Storytime

    June 21, 2019, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ San Marcos Public Library

    Children are invited to the library for great stories, songs, and fun.

    More Details
  13. Storytime

    June 21, 2019, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ San Marcos Public Library

    Children are invited to the library for great stories, songs, and fun.

    More Details
  14. Baby Storytime

    June 21, 2019, 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM @ San Marcos Public Library

    An early literacy playgroup for pre-walkers. Join other babies for songs, stories, stretches and playtime!

    More Details
  15. LEGO Mania

    June 21, 2019, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ San Marcos Public Library

    Grab a bowl full of LEGOs and a base plate and build your dream creation. For ages 4 and up.

    More Details
  16. Free Dance Classes

    June 24, 2019, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ San Marcos Public Library

    Creative Dance fusing elements of various dance forms such as Jazz, Hip-Hop, Ballet, and Modern Dance. These classes will focus on the relationship of body to space and cultivate esteem toward expressing with the body. Some fun elements that will enhance the dancing curriculum are drawing, vocalizing, improvising, and using music as inspiration for “creating a dance,” also known as choreography. Multiple dance classes for ages 5-17. Limited space available. Registration required. 9-9:50 a.m. - Kindergarten Dance Class 10-10:50 a.m. - 1st & 2nd Grade Dance Class 11-11:50 a.m. - 3rd-5th Grade Dance Class 12-12:50 p.m. - 6th-8th Grade Dance Class 1-1:50 p.m. - High School Dance Class

    More Details
  17. Teen Anime Club

    June 24, 2019, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ San Marcos Public Library

    If you love anime, manga, or Japanese pop culture, come join us for a fun time watching anime films. Socialize, meet new friends, and discuss your favorite series. Light refreshments provided. Ages 12-17.

    More Details
  18. SMTX 4 All Housing Initiative: Community Conversation

    June 24, 2019, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ San Marcos Public Library

    The City of San Marcos is inviting community members to participate in a community conversation to learn more about the housing needs in San Marcos and provide input for consideration by the Housing Task Force. A Community Conversation Toolkit will be utilized as part of a collaborative round-table discussion that will last approximately 15-20 minutes. A city staff and/or a Housing Task Force member will be in attendance to help guide the conversation. For more information about the SMTX 4 All Housing Initiative, please visit www.sanmarcostx.gov/smtx4all.

    More Details
  19. Storytime

    June 25, 2019, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ San Marcos Public Library

    Children are invited to the library for great stories, songs, and fun.

    More Details
  20. Storytime

    June 25, 2019, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ San Marcos Public Library

    Children are invited to the library for great stories, songs, and fun.

    More Details
  21. Cuéntame Bilingual Stories

    June 25, 2019, 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM @ San Marcos Public Library

    For ages 3 to 6. Stories, songs, and learning in English and Spanish. Para niños de 3 a 6 años. Historias, canciones y aprendizaje en inglés y español.

    More Details
  22. Summer Science

    June 25, 2019, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ San Marcos Public Library

    Hands-on workshops introduce science topics and encourage curiosity. This day’s topic will be robotic science. For ages 8 to 14. Registration required.

    More Details
  23. Anime/Manga Drawing Classes

    June 25, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ San Marcos Public Library

    Want to learn how to create your own anime/manga characters? Join us for this fun, creative series! Garnette Urquhart will be teaching the basics of drawing Japanese characters. For ages 10-16.

    More Details
  24. Family Night! Mariachi Infantil Concert

    June 25, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ San Marcos Public Library

    Family Night happens every Tuesday at 7 p.m. in June and July. Each week features a different event for your family to enjoy together.

    More Details
  25. Computer Class

    June 26, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ San Marcos Public Library

    Free introductory computer classes in email, Internet searching, Microsoft Word, and Microsoft Excel for adults. Learn how to get started with your iPad or tablet.

    More Details
  26. Ninja Craft

    June 26, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ San Marcos Public Library

    For all ages. Kids under five will need adult help. Crafts take 20 to 30 minutes to complete. All supplies provided.

    More Details
  27. Andy Hartsock & the Ninjas Concert

    June 26, 2019, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ San Marcos Public Library

    Rock the library with zany original songs and high energy kids’ favorites. Fun for all ages.

    More Details
  28. Ninja Craft

    June 26, 2019, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ San Marcos Public Library

    For all ages. Kids under five will need adult help. Crafts take 20 to 30 minutes to complete. All supplies provided.

    More Details
  29. Teen Maker Club

    June 26, 2019, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ San Marcos Public Library

    Explore your creative side in this program that gets you designing and creating. Each month there will be craft, art, and maker projects to explore, or you can create your own design. The library provides all materials for suggested activities, but feel free to bring your own projects. Ages 12-17.

    More Details
  30. Adult Creative Camp

    June 26, 2019, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ San Marcos Public Library

    Adult Creative Camp is open to any skill level. Explore your creativity and expression, with encouragement and support. The camp will include visual and written expression, featuring poetry, collage, songwriting, watercolors, and calligraphy. You will end camp with a book of your own creations. Space is limited - register today! June 12 - Watercolor Painting June 19 - Songwriting June 26 - Collage July 10 - Details TBA! July 17 - Poetry Writing July 24 - Japanese Stab Binding

    More Details
  31. Jennifer’s Book Chat

    June 26, 2019, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ San Marcos Public Library

    The goal of Jennifer's Book Chat is to discover books and authors we didn't know we'd love. At each meeting, staff member Jennifer will announce a surprise topic and together we'll select books to discuss at the upcoming meeting. Hungry readers, this program is for you.

    More Details
  32. Wildlife Craft

    June 27, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ San Marcos Public Library

    For all ages. Kids under five will need adult help. Crafts take 20 to 30 minutes to complete. All supplies provided.

    More Details
  33. Passport to Reading Challenge & Chat

    June 27, 2019, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ San Marcos Public Library

    Join us for our book chat. Bring your ‘Brown Bag’ lunch, chat about books, and enjoy a special guest speaker.

    More Details
  34. Growing Up Wild

    June 27, 2019, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM @ San Marcos Public Library

    Come out to this nature experience! We’ll read books on different nature topics followed by a fun craft or outdoor activity. Ages 4-7 are welcome to attend our 1:30 p.m. session, while ages 8-12 should attend our session at 3:00 p.m. Registration required.

    More Details
  35. Growing Up Wild

    June 27, 2019, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ San Marcos Public Library

    Come out to this nature experience! We’ll read books on different nature topics followed by a fun craft or outdoor activity. Ages 4-7 are welcome to attend our 1:30 p.m. session, while ages 8-12 should attend our session at 3:00 p.m. Registration required.

    More Details
  36. Storytime

    June 28, 2019, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ San Marcos Public Library

    Children are invited to the library for great stories, songs, and fun.

    More Details
  37. Storytime

    June 28, 2019, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ San Marcos Public Library

    Children are invited to the library for great stories, songs, and fun.

    More Details
  38. Baby Storytime

    June 28, 2019, 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM @ San Marcos Public Library

    An early literacy playgroup for pre-walkers. Join other babies for songs, stories, stretches and playtime!

    More Details
  39. LEGO Mania

    June 28, 2019, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ San Marcos Public Library

    Grab a bowl full of LEGOs and a base plate and build your dream creation. For ages 4 and up.

    More Details

Main Calendar

  1. Human Services Advisory Board

    June 25, 2019, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ HR Training Room

    More Details
  2. Planning & Zoning Commission Meeting

    June 25, 2019, 6:00 PM @ City Hall

    More Details

Main Street

  1. Third Thursday Downtown Walkabout

    June 20, 2019, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

    What better way to experience San Marcos than to visit our historic downtown? Check out the local art & entertainment, take advantage of the discounts and specials, and enjoy and evening unique to SMTX. Please join us the Third Thursday of every month!

    More Details
  2. San Marcos Farmers Market

    June 22, 2019, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Every Saturday, you can find us on San Antonio St., next to the Square, between Guadalupe and LBJ Dr.

    More Details
  3. San Mercado

    June 22, 2019, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

    An expansion on what was previously known as 4th Flea, San Mercado includes art, live music, and a variety of goods and products.

    More Details
  4. San Marcos Farmers Market

    June 29, 2019, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Every Saturday, you can find us on San Antonio St., next to the Square, between Guadalupe and LBJ Dr.

    More Details

Parks & Rec Youth Programs

  1. Movies in Your Park

    June 25, 2019, 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM @ San Marcos Plaza Park

    The San Marcos Parks and Recreation Department presents Movies in Your Park! Join us every Tuesday during June and July (with the exception of July 2) at San Marcos Plaza Park for a FREE movie under the stars. The movie will begin at sunset (approximately 8:45 PM) and pre-movie activities will be hosted one hour prior. Bring your lawn chairs or blankets and come out early to claim your spot! Concessions will be available for purchase. Please note that alcohol, Styrofoam, glass and smoking is not permitted at this event. Pets are welcome but must be kept on a leash.

    More Details
  2. Babysitters Training

    June 26, 2019, 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

    The City of San Marcos and the Methodist Healthcare Ministries will host the Babysitters Training Course on Wednesday, June 26. This course is free to individuals ages 12 and older and will be held from 9:30 AM-3:30 PM at the San Marcos Activity Center. Students will learn about child development, safety, babysitting as a business, meals and snacks, and much more! This is not a Red Cross certified class. There is a limit of 25 participants and they are asked to bring their own lunch. A light breakfast and snacks will be provided. Registration begins May 13 - sign up early! You can register online or over the phone. Call Parks and Recreation at 512.393.8400 if you have any questions!

    More Details

Parks & Recreation

  1. Discovery Camp - To Infinity and Beyond Week

    June 17, 2019, 7:30 AM - June 21, 2019, 5:30 PM @ Dunbar Recreation Center

    Come experience an adventure this summer with the City of San Marcos Discovery Camp! The Parks and Recreation Department is offering 9 themed weeks of exploring, adventure, and discovery for campers ages 5 to 10. Campers will have the chance to be outside, do experiments, build things, get messy, work as a team, develop leadership skills, and have fun! Lunch is provided by SMCISD. One field trip to various locations, two trips to the San Marcos Discovery Center, and a trip to the Rio Vista pool each week are included in camp fees. Registration for Residents will begin on April 2nd and for Non-Residents April 23rd of 2018.

    More Details
  2. Summer Fun Week 2

    June 17, 2019, 7:30 AM - June 21, 2019, 5:30 PM

    Summer Fun is an 8 week long program (with a one week break between) hosted by the City of San Marcos Parks and Recreation Department for kids ages 7-14 (they can be 6 if they have completed the first grade). SMCISD school sites’ TBD. Camp runs from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. Breakfast and lunch are provided by SMCISD and one field trip a week is included in camp fees. Field trips are to the Rio Vista Pool, Starplex Movie Theatre, and Sunset Bowling Lanes. Registration for residents is $32/week and begins on April 1. Registration for non-residents is $50/week and begins on April 22.

    More Details
  3. Discovery Camp - Active Kid Week

    June 24, 2019, 7:30 AM - June 28, 2019, 5:30 PM @ Dunbar Recreation Center

    Come experience an adventure this summer with the City of San Marcos Discovery Camp! The Parks and Recreation Department is offering 9 themed weeks of exploring, adventure, and discovery for campers ages 5 to 10. Campers will have the chance to be outside, do experiments, build things, get messy, work as a team, develop leadership skills, and have fun! Lunch is provided by SMCISD. One field trip to various locations, two trips to the San Marcos Discovery Center, and a trip to the Rio Vista pool each week are included in camp fees. Registration for Residents will begin on April 2nd and for Non-Residents April 23rd of 2018.

    More Details
  4. Summer Fun Week 3

    June 24, 2019, 7:30 AM - June 28, 2019, 5:30 PM

    Summer Fun is an 8 week long program (with a one week break between) hosted by the City of San Marcos Parks and Recreation Department for kids ages 7-14 (they can be 6 if they have completed the first grade). SMCISD school sites’ TBD. Camp runs from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. Breakfast and lunch are provided by SMCISD and one field trip a week is included in camp fees. Field trips are to the Rio Vista Pool, Starplex Movie Theatre, and Sunset Bowling Lanes. Registration for residents is $32/week and begins on April 1. Registration for non-residents is $50/week and begins on April 22.

    More Details

Planning & Development Services

  1. Zoning Board of Adjustments

    June 20, 2019, 5:45 PM @ City Hall

    More Details