New Homes in TRACE Available This Fall

The TRACE community in San Marcos is moving along! Buffington Homes and Pacesetter Homes have posted more pictures of the TRACE community including the cool entrance. It becomes more of a reality with new homes popping up and the recent announcement of the TRACE...

Marvelous San Marcos: Root Cellar Café and Brewery

In historic downtown, you’ll find the Root Cellar Café and Brewery, one of the coolest places near TRACE and a San Marcos institution. Before the restaurant opened its doors on the first floor of the historic Donaldson Building in 2005, the building housed G.W....

What’s New at the San Marcos Outlets

Shopping at San Marcos outlets just got better. It’s the first to get a Jimmy Choo Outlet in Texas. Popular brands Michael Kors and Sperry get a makeover while keeping the same great quality and style that turned them into the household names they are today....

Elementary School in TRACE Named After Educational Pioneers

The long-awaited news is finally here! The new San Marcos CISD elementary school underway in TRACE has a name. The seven-person committee received 127 submissions. The applications had to describe the nominated person’s impact on the community and his or her...

What You Need to Know About the San Marcos Mermaid Festival

It’s already time for the 3rd Annual SMTX Mermaid Splash that celebrates all things San Marcos with a focus on stewardship, preservation, local, arts, sustainability, and heritage. (Notice the words spell out SPLASH?) This is quickly becoming one of the more...

3 Organic Lawn Care Tricks for a Lush Yard

The pursuit of the perfect lawn does not mean sacrificing the environment or spending an exorbitant amount of money. There’s a better option with organic lawn care. Yes, you can still get that healthy, lush green lawn you want with organic products, and...