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Friday, March 19th, 2010

The Weekend: Green, musical and fun, like a leprechaun

The weekend in San Marcos is never at a loss for music, particularly at the end of a week when we lost a largely unsung hero of popular music.

Friday, January 15th, 2010

The Weekend: Music, ice cream, basketball and bingo

We're not crowning a mud queen or tattooing Ringo Starr on our arms, but San Marcos still makes a mark with music and ice cream this weekend.

Friday, September 4th, 2009

Weekend: Yoga, music, barbecue and football!

This weekend Texas State takes on Angelo State in a much talked-about football game. Music, as always, is full of delightful surprises, and don't forget about barbecue and movies.

Monday, May 18th, 2009

Derailers to open city summer concert series

The Derailers will open the San Marcos "Summer in the Park" concert series on June 4.

Friday, March 6th, 2009

The weekend: Happy birthday, Bob Wills

If we don't rememember anything else this weekend, remember that it's Bob Wills' birthday and spend the whole weekend celebrating. There's plenty out there to liven up the party.

Tuesday, March 18th, 2008

Whither SXSW?

Does a dead night in downtown Austin for the final Saturday of South by Southwest mean the festival is dying? And can that be, at long last, because rock 'n roll really is dying?