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Marvelous San Marcos: Cody’s Bistro and Lounge

When you crave modern American cuisine and want craft cocktails, wine, or beer to go with it, just make your way to Cody’s Bistro and Lounge located at 690 Centerpoint Rd. #209, San Marcos, TX 78666. The restaurant is just a 5-minute drive and 2.5-mile walk for...

Hill Country Getaway: Medina

Travel east from TRACE in San Marcos and you’ll end up in Medina, Texas, the Apple Capital of Texas. Along with having an abundance of apples they also hosted the international Apple Festival for many years. It’s also a fantastic place to go in the fall...

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 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...

Marvelous San Marcos: Best Pizza in San Marcos

Our Marvelous San Marcos series continues this week with the best pie… pizza pie, that is! Who doesn’t love a delicious slice of pizza? The options for what goes on top of the crust are endless, and the sauce doesn’t always have to be tomato. We’ve seen...

Hill Country Getaway: Wimberley

Located 16 miles from San Marcos in Hays County, Texas, Wimberley dwells between Austin and San Antonio. Cypress Creek and Blanco River connect in this city, rendering Wimberley a delightful destination—especially in the summer. Country music and Honky Tonk fans will...