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Located between Austin and San Antonio in Texas Hill Country, San Marcos has numerous attractions, especially for the adventure-seeking visitor. At the center of the city is the San Marcos River, which offers tubing. The nearby Rio Vista Falls has three drops for a great kayaking adventure. Explorers can visit the Wonder World activity center to discover a cave formed...
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    April 11, 2015 - December 12, 2015
    Downtown Courthouse Square
    An outdoor art market featuring artists of all types including painting, sculpture, pottery, jewelry, live music, performance art and culinary arts. Continues t...
    May 2, 2015 - May 3, 2015
    Downtown San Marcos, TX 78666
    Tours take place 1-5 p.m. each day and tickets are $15 People will guide you through the halls of historic homes within several historic districts around San Ma...
    May 15, 2015 - May 17, 2015
    San Marcos Downtown Square
    Celebrating Texas Music, History and Fun! Enjoy dinner, dancing, and a festival on the downtown San Marcos Courthouse lawn. Live music in multiple venues around...
    June 13, 2015 - June 13, 2015
    921 Aquarena Springs Dr. San Marcos, TX 78666
    Check-in: June 13, 2015. This 260 mile canoe race begins on the head waters of the San Marcos River and is proclaimed to be “the world’s toughest canoe race”. L...
    June 27, 2015 - June 28, 2015
    119 Cheatham St. San Marcos, TX 78666
    100+ songwriters, musicians and bands come together for a weekend of great music at the historic music hall that launched careers for many musicians, including ...
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