Fall Events

September, October, November

Monarch Festival and Native Plant Sale

Looking for some great native plants to beautify your home and garden? Stop by the Discovery Center this fall for a great selection of native plants that can bring color to your yard year round! Talk with knowledgeable staff about what will work well for you and find the perfect plant for your central Texas landscape. The event is on October 12th at the San Marcos Discovery Center at 430 Riverside Dr. and takes place from 9 am- 4 pm. Check out our calendar for more information.

Farmer Fred's Harvest Fall Carnival

The 2020 Fall Carnival has been canceled. Stay tuned for details on fall-themed online contests we'll have coming up! 

Farmer Fred hosts the Fall Carnival the Friday before Halloween. This event features carnival games, a FREE costume contest, barrel train ride, concessions and much more! Check our calendar for more information.

Veterans Day Parade

​The Veterans Day Parade is held on the Saturday before Veterans Day. The event consists of a FREE breakfast served Downtown on the Hays County Courthouse Lawn, pre-parade entertainment, the Kiwanis Club Bicycle Brigade for kids, and the parade. Check out our calendar for more information. Fore more information click here.

Party in Your Park

The October 2020 Party in Your Park event has been canceled. Stay tuned for details on a modified version!

This event takes place four times per year and travels to various neighborhood parks each time. Party in Your Park features free family-friendly fun: yard games, music, refreshments and much more! Our fall Party in Your Park takes place in October. Check our calendar for more information.