Check out these seven upcoming events in Hays County.

60+ Ornament Decorating

Attendees will be given an ornament to decorate using acrylic paint. All supplies will be provided by Wellmed and San Marcos Parks and Recreation.
  • Dec. 19, 1-3 p.m.
  • Free
  • Dunbar Recreation Center, 801 W. MLK Drive, San Marcos
  • 512-393-8280
2023 Cocoa Jingle

The Buda Destination Services Department will host its annual Cocoa Jingle event with complimentary cocoa, free pictures with Santa and a Jingle Jammie holiday pajama contest. Attendees will also be able to write letters to Santa. There will be commemorative mugs and ornaments available for purchase.Polar Bear Splash

Start off the new year with Kyle’s annual tradition.MLK Kids' Event

The Dunbar Heritage Association will celebrate the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with books, arts and crafts, and videos. This family-friendly event will also have snacks. All craft materials will be provided.MLK Walk & Celebration

The event will begin with a wreath-laying ceremony at the LBJ/MLK Crossroads Memorial. There will be a silent walk following the ceremony through the Historic Dunbar neighborhood to the Historic Hays County Courthouse followed by a community celebration on the courthouse grounds. The celebration will have vendors, food and music.
  • Jan. 16, 9:30 a.m.
  • Free
  • LBJ/MLK Crossroads Memorial, MLK Drive and LBJ Drive, San Marcos
Winter Weekend Stock Up Sale

The Tanger Outlets will host a four-day sale for a variety of name brand outlet stores.New Year's Celebrations Family Fun Day

There will be crafts and activities from various New Year celebrations from around the world.