A rundown of entertainment in and around San Marcos this weekend:
Music and arts festival featuring more than 100 acts and performances at venues throughout San Marcos. Website here.
Location: Downtown San Marcos
Time: Thursday, April 26 to Saturday, April 28
Just for Fun Parade
The funky, durable San Marcos tradition will wend through town.
Location: Begins at playscape in Childrens’ Park
Time: 9 a.m. Saturday, April 28
Butterfly House Season Opener
Guided tours, butterfly crafts and information on native Texas butterflies.
Location: San Marcos Nature Center
Time: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, April 28
Admission: 12 years old and younger -free; 13 years old and older, $1.
Third Annual Night of Hope
Benefits the Greater San Marcos Youth Council. Entertainment by Terri Hendrix. Website here.
Location: Three Dudes Winery
Time: 6-9 p.m. Saturday, April 28
Dirt Dauber Festival
Demonstrations on two stages plus food, music, contests, prizes and kids play area. For information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 512-754-8171. Website here.
Location: Eye of the Dog Art Center, 405 Valley View West
Time: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, April 28 and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, April 29
Wounded Warriors Visit Dick’s Classic Garage Car Museum
Wounded soldiers from Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio will travel by classic car motorcade to a reception at the museum.
Location: Dick’s Classic Garage Car Museum, 120 Stagecoach Trail
Time: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 28
Pilots will fly in Stearman formations in honor of World War II airmen. Website here.
Location: San Marcos Municipal Airport
Time: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 28
Admission: $5 or free with purchase of lunch
COVER PHOTO: MR Fest will perform at Texas Music Theater on Saturday as part of KTSW 89.9 FM’s MR Fest.