Summer Events

June, July, August

Party in Your Park

Party in Your Park takes place four times each year. We bring the party to you by visiting various neighborhood parks. Each event features family-friendly fun, including yard games, music, refreshments, and more! Our summer Party in Your Park event takes place in August. Check our calendar below for more information.  

Movies in Your Park

The Parks and Recreation Department hosts FREE Movies in Your Park every Tuesday in the summer. The movie will be shown in San Marcos Plaza Park and will begin at approximately 8:45pm, with pre-movie activities beginning at 7:30pm. Check our calendar below for more information. 

Independence Day Fireworks Show

No 4th of July celebration is complete without the annual firework show! Pack up a picnic blanket and your favorite snacks (alcohol and glass are not permitted) and make your way to the parking lots of the San Marcos Activity Center, San Marcos Public Library, City Park or Bobcat Stadium for great views of the fireworks display. Fireworks begin at 9:30pm. Patriotic music and a fireworks countdown will be simulcast on KTSW 89.9. 

Dances for Adults with Disabilities

Dances for Adults with Disabilities takes place six times each year with changing themes. Participants enjoy DJ music, dancing, door prizes and new friends. Our summer events take place in June and August. Check our calendar below for more information.

Summer Splashes

Occur annually during the regular pool season. Summer Splashes will be held at Rio Vista Pool after regular pool hours. Each date will be a different theme with fun activities for the whole family. Activities can range from water games and races to bean bags and horseshoes. Check our calendar below for more information.