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Posted on: April 16, 2019

[ARCHIVED] Farmer Fred’s Garden Spring Carnival Scheduled for April 18

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The City of San Marcos Parks and Recreation Department invites the community to participate the family-friendly Farmer Fred’s Garden Spring Carnival on Thursday, April 18, held from 6-9 pm at City Park, 170 Charles Austin Drive.

The event will feature carnival games, a variety of activities and the highly anticipated egg hunt. Children can take pictures with the Easter Bunny for $3, along with train rides and concessions for a small price.

The egg hunt will be held at City Park and is divided into the following age groups:

1-3 years old – 6:15 pm

4-5 years old – 6:45 pm

6-9 years old – 7:15 pm

10-12 years old – 7:45 pm

This beloved community tradition is free to the public thanks to the support of generous sponsors and volunteers, including Chuck Nash Auto Group, The Connection Church San Marcos, Sonic, Advanced Imaging San Marcos, Greater Texas Federal Credit Union, IBC Bank, Evo Entertainment Group, Arctic Chill Shaved Ice, Jordan Motorcars, Victory Cleaners Inc., and Tap Room.

For more information please contact Catherine Marler, Youth Services Coordinator, at

About The City of San Marcos Parks and Recreation Dept.: 

The Parks and Recreation Department works to provide the citizens and visitors of San Marcos the highest level of programs, parks, facilities, and services that will positively enhance our vision of the community. The Parks and Recreation Department has a history of providing not only diverse and continuous programs for citizens and visitors alike but also excels in providing maintained parks such as Rio Vista park, educational centers such as the Discovery Center, and many more activities and resources for everyone in San Marcos.


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