Fall Events

September, October, November

Mother Daughter Tea

The 2020 Mother Daughter Tea has been canceled. See below for details on Mini & Me Tea Kits that can be purchased! 

The Youth Services Division is excited to offer Mini & Me Tea Kits for purchase this fall! Our Mother Daughter Tea may have been canceled, but now you can host your own tea party at home. Each kit is designed for two people and includes a variety of tea party supplies, such as: a recipe card, craft, pre-packaged snack, tea bags, faux floral crowns, and a few more surprises! There is a limited quantity available and each kit costs $6.50. Kits will be available for pre-order online here from October 7th-16th with pick up on Thursday, October 22nd. Pick up will be held at the San Marcos Activity Center via a limited contact front porch pick up between 9 AM-6 PM on October 22nd. Upon arrival, please call staff at 512-738-3285. Staff will bring your bag to a table located at the front of the facility and verify your identification. Please wear a face mask and practice social distancing at pick up. If you have questions, email cmarler@sanmarcostx.gov. Special thanks to our Heart Warmer Sponsor, Tickle Blagg Animal Hospital!

Native Plant Sale

Looking for some great native plants to beautify your home and garden? Check out the online plant sale while supplies last here.

Party in Your Park

The October 2020 Party in Your Park in-person event has been canceled. See below for details on our Party in Your Park To-Go Kits!

ALL PARTY IN YOUR PARK TO-GO KITS HAVE BEEN RESERVED!

The Youth Services Division will be offering FREE Party in Your Park To-Go Kits this October! Our traditional October Party in Your Park event may not be happening in-person, but we encourage you to reserve a kit for fun activities that you can do at home. A limited number of kits are available and there is a limit of one kit per family. Kits can be reserved online here from September 28th-October 5th with pick up available on Thursday, October 8th. Pick up will be held at the San Marcos Activity Center via a limited contact front porch pick up between 9 AM-6 PM on October 8th. Upon arrival, please call staff at 512-738-3285. Staff will bring your bag to a table located at the front of the facility and verify your identification. Please wear a face mask and practice social distancing at pick up. If you have questions, email cmarler@sanmarcostx.gov. Special thanks to our Party in Your Park sponsors, Grande Communications and San Marcos Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram.

Farmer Fred's Harvest Fall Carnival

The 2020 Fall Carnival has been canceled. Youth Services will be hosting two fall-themed virtual contests along with Farmer Fred's Harvest Trail Walk during the month of October in place of the annual event. 

Veterans Day Parade

The City of San Marcos, with assistance from the Veterans Affairs Advisory Committee and local veterans’ organizations, will be hosting a month of service opportunities for the community to honor all who have served. These opportunities will replace the traditional Veterans Day Parade the City hosts each year. For more information click here.

SMTX Hometown Holiday Shoebox Parade

The 2020 SMTX Hometown Holiday Parade is dedicated to promoting community engagement, holiday spirit, and shopping local in the great city of San Marcos. For more information click here