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Downtown Buda's Inspired Minds Art Center set to open in January

The nonprofit Hill Country Theater will share the space.


6:50 AM Jan 14, 2020 CST

Third-generation owner of Wonder World Cave and Adventure Park expands attractions, connects to San Marcos

“The dream is to create space for people to come out just to enjoy all things San Marcos."

Local destinations 2020: 14 places to visit and things to see in and around San Marcos, Buda and Kyle

From natural areas to local breweries and a museum housed in Hays County’s first jail, check out some new places this year.



Buda's Trail of Lights canceled Dec. 20 due to weather

The city announced conditions in the park are wet.


Mavericks Dance Hall now open in Buda

The new Buda spot has five bars and a dance floor.





Calaboose African American History Museum offers lessons on San Marcos' past

Hays County's first jail now serves as a museum.


San Marcos Arts League to hold grand opening Oct. 17 of downtown gallery and multipurpose space

The San Marcos Art League, which has a mission “to encourage, foster, promote, and nurture the arts in the San Marcos community,” is opening a new gallery and multipurpose space at 117 N. Guadalupe St., Ste. 101, San Marcos, in mid-October.


PHOTOS: San Marcos celebrates 4th annual Downtown Mermaid Promenade

Part of the Mermaid Splash Fest , the annual Downtown Mermaid Promenade is meant to celebrate the San Marcos …


Buck's Backyard will celebrate new management, staff, kitchen with grand reopening Sept. 6

To celebrate its new management, new staff, new games and the takeover of its kitchen by Shugabees BBQ , …



New San Marcos mural now complete; dedication ceremony to be held Aug. 31

A new city mural is complete and now open for public viewing at the Conoco Fast Stop Store, located 1101 Hwy. …


Studio San Martian moves to Old Ranch Road 12

Studio San Martian relocated in early August and will now be operating from under the umbrella of Peach Lab, …


San Marcos officials dedicate new mural on Sessom Drive

Current and former San Marcos city officials gathered to dedicate a new mural by Washington artist Jake …


Float Fest 2019 canceled due to rain-related construction delays

Organizers of the annual Float Fest announced June 21 that this year’s event, set to take place July 20-22, has been canceled.



Schlitterbahn sold for $261M, will continue business in New Braunfels, Galveston

Schlitterbahn, celebrating 40 years as a family owned business based in New Braunfels, announced its sale for $261 million to Cedar Fair, a publicly traded company that owns 11 amusement parks in the United States, including its flagship park, Cedar Point in Sandusky, Ohio.


Buda’s Wiener Dog Races will relocate to Buck’s Backyard for 2019

Buda's popular Annual Wiener Dog Races, put on by the Buda Lions Club and normally held at City Park, will temporarily relocate in 2019 to Buck’s Backyard  at 1750 S. FM 1626, Buda.


GUIDE: 9 February and March events in and around San Marcos, Buda and Kyle

Find more or submit San Marcos, Buda and Kyle events at communityimpact.com/sbk-calendar. Event organizers …


2019 CAMP GUIDE: 23 spring break and summer programs in San Marcos, Buda and Kyle

The San Marcos, Buda and Kyle area is home to a variety of camps for children of all ages and interests in both the summer months and over spring break. With everything from day camps that teach coding to overnight soccer programs, this noncomprehensive guide will have something for every young camper.



Hill Country Dance Studio by Tippi Toes will hold grand opening Jan. 26 in Kyle

Hill Country Dance Studio by Tippi Toes will hold its grand opening Jan. 26 at 305 Rocking M Road, Kyle. …


Studio San Martian moved to new San Marcos location

Studio San Martian , an art co-op that opened Aug. 15 at 302 W. Hopkins St., San Marcos, has relocated to 142 S. LBJ Drive, San Marcos. The gallery displays work from about 20 artists and artisans that work in a variety of mediums including drawing, painting, glass, ceramics and jewelry.


Going to Austin City Limits? Here’s what you need to know

The Austin City Limits music festival returns for weekend two Austin beginning Friday, and as you plan which bands you want to catch at ACL, it’s a good idea to plan out your trips to and from Zilker Park as well.


6 things to do this Labor Day weekend, Aug. 31-Sept. 3, in San Marcos, Buda and Kyle

Need to get out the house this weekend? Here are six things to keep you entertained in San Marcos, Buda and …



Art Recovery Technologies of Greater Austin celebrates first anniversary in Buda

Art Recovery Technologies of Greater Austin, a franchised location in Buda, will celebrate its first anniversary on Sept. 1.


New local artist gallery to open in San Marcos

Located at 302 W. Hopkins St., San Marcos, a new gallery for local artists called Studio San Martian will soon open.