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Whether you find yourself in Bastrop, Elgin, Smithville or one of our smaller communities, there’s always something fun going on in Bastrop County. The area’s best events bring live music, great food, and unique activities to town, year after year, so when you find one you love, you can make it an annual tradition.

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June 2019

The McDonald Family photo in the Freedom Colonies of Bastrop County special museum exhibit

Freedom Colonies of Bastrop County special exhibit 2019

June 7 @ 10:00 am - August 31 @ 5:00 pm
Museum & Visitor Center of Bastrop County Historical Society, 904 Main St,, TX
Bastrop, TX 78602 United States
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Freedom Colonies of Bastrop County opened as a special temporary exhibit at the Museum and Visitors Center of Bastrop County Historical Society in downtown Bastrop…

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July 2019

Family Film Festival in Bastrop TX. Summer 2019

Family Film Festival 2019

July 23 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until August 14, 2019

Film Alley Bastrop, 1600 Chestnut
Bastrop, TX 78602 United States
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Film Alley Bastrop has partnered with Down Home Ranch to bring you the annual Family Film Festival featuring a different movie each week during the summer…

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Newsies the Broadway Musicak performances

Newsies the Broadway Musical

July 26 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on July 19, 2019 at 7:30pm

One event on July 20, 2019 at 7:30pm

One event on July 21, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on July 26, 2019 at 7:30pm

One event on July 27, 2019 at 7:30pm

Bastrop Opera House, 711 Spring Street
Bastrop, TX 78602 United States
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Set in turn-of-the century New York City, Newsies is the rousing tale of Jack Kelly, a charismatic newsboy and leader of a band of teenaged…

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Canoe 101 lessons at Buescher State Park

Canoe 101 – Summer 2019

July 27 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 am
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One event on July 27, 2019 at 8:30am

Buescher State Park, 100 Park Road 1E
Smithville, TX 78957 United States
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Come learn the basics of canoeing at Buescher State Park! Meet at the Canoe Barn at 8am in Buescher State Park. 8:30-9:00 : Safety orientation,…

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Bastrop 1832 Farmers Market

Bastrop 1832 Farmers Market

July 27 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Bastrop 1832 Farmers Market, 1302 Chestnut Street
Bastrop, TX 78602 United States
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This Saturday market is located at 1302 Chestnut St. in Bastrop, nestled between the Convention Center and the Lost Pines Art Center. Find lots of seasonal produce,…

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Casino Night 2019

July 27 - July 27
Smithville Recreation Center, 106 Gazley
Smithvil, 78957 United States
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Join us for our annual Casino Night!  Enjoy Zimmerhanzel’s BBQ and dessert, sip some beverages, listen to live music by the Bucksnort Boogie Boys and…

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72nd Bastrop Homecoming & Rodeo

July 31 - August 3
Mayfest Hill Park, 2804 TX-21
Bastrop, TX 78602 United States
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The 2019 festivities include three nights of live entertainment, CPRA rodeo, a carnival, vendors, exhibits, the Mike Mathison Memorial Horseshoe/Washers Tournament, high school class reunions,…

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August 2019

Farm Street Opry Fiddle Player

The Farm Street Opry

August 1 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 5:30pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 5, 2019

Bastrop Convention & Exhibit Center, 1408 Chestnut St
Bastrop, TX 78602 United States
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Hosted by the Bastrop Convention & Exhibit Center, The Farm Street Opry is held the 1st Thursday of every month. The Opry features our house…

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Larryland hosts a musical event for people to join in with instruments or their voice.

Larryland’s Pickin’ on the Porch

August 5 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day First of the month, repeating until October 31, 2019

The Crossing, 601 Chestnut Street
Bastrop, TX 78602 United States
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Larry Wilson, owner of Larryland Music in The Crossing just off historic Main Street, is hosting his monthly Pickin' on the Porch. Come hang out and…

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Sip, Shop and Stroll

August 8 @ 5:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 5:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until October 31, 2019

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Sip, Shop and Stroll is one of the most anticipated events in Elgin. On the 2nd Thursday of every month, take a stroll through downtown…

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Lost Pines Farmers Market

Lost Pines Farmers Market

August 9 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 12:00pm on day 9 of the month, repeating indefinitely

Community Gardens, 1067 TX-71
Bastrop, TX 78602 United States
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Enjoy this eclectic Farmers Market on Sundays with veggies, plants, baked goods, sports bar, Bloody Mary & Mimosa Specials, kids activities, live music, fishing and…

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Dr. Doolitte Jr performance by ages 9-14

Dr. Doolittle Jr – performance by ages 9-14

August 9 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on August 10, 2019 at 7:30pm

One event on August 11, 2019 at 2:30pm

Bastrop Opera House, 711 Spring Street
Bastrop, TX 78602 United States
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This musical tells the classic tale of a wacky, but kind, doctor who can talk to animals, taking the audience on a journey from the…

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El Camino Real SUP race start

SUP El Camino Real 2019

August 10 @ 3:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Fisherman’s Park, 1200 Willow Street
Bastrop, Texas 78602 United States
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Join in or cheer on the paddle boarders during the 6-mile river race called the SUP El Camino Real 2019. Race starts in Fisherman's Park…

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Red Rock Steakhouse Goat Roping

Goat Roping Series – Summer 2019

August 10 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on July 21, 2019 at 7:00pm

One event on August 10, 2019 at 7:00pm

One event on July 22, 2019 at 7:00pm

Red Rock Steakhouse & Saloon, 101 South Lenz Street
Red Rock, TX 78662 United States
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Enjoy some rural Texas fun! The Red Rock Steakhouse & Saloon is having its 2019 summer series Goat Roping and you can join in or cheer…

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Kanoe Klasika 2019

August 17
Smithville Riverbend Park, 107 Highway 71
Smithville, Texas 78957
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Kanoe Klasika 2019 "The Best Little Canoe Race in Texas!" is a canoe and kayak race along the Colorado River designed for both the competitor and…

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Boogie Back to Bastrop County Western Swing Festival 2019

Boogie Back to Bastrop Country & Western Swing Festival 2019

August 23 @ 1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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One event on August 24, 2019 at 1:00pm

Bastrop Convention & Exhibit Center, 1408 Chestnut St
Bastrop, TX 78602 United States
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Come and join us for the 2019 "Boogie Back to Bastrop - Country & Western Swing Festival! Enjoy this 2-day cultural event, celebrating and preserving Texas…

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Helium, a performance at Bastrop Opera House in Texas

Helium

August 23 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on August 24, 2019 at 7:30pm

One event on August 30, 2019 at 7:30pm

One event on August 31, 2019 at 7:30pm

One event on September 1, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on September 6, 2019 at 7:30pm

One event on September 7, 2019 at 7:30pm

Bastrop Opera House, 711 Spring Street
Bastrop, TX 78602 United States
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​Helium is the moving and uplifting story of a brilliant, humorous and creative chemistry teacher who braves the trials of frailty and aging, all the…

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Colorado River 100 canoe race

2019 Colorado River 100

August 31 @ 7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Fisherman’s Park, 1200 Willow Street
Bastrop, Texas 78602 United States
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Marathon canoe race from Bastrop, Texas to La Grange bringing together recreational and competitive paddlers on the Colorado River. The 2019 race, starting at Fisherman's…

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September 2019

People Kayaking Down the River Surrounded by Trees and Wildlife

Colorado River Overnight Kayak Trip 2019

September 21 @ 11:00 am - September 22 @ 2:00 pm
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One event on April 20, 2019 at 11:00am

One event on May 11, 2019 at 11:00am

One event on September 21, 2019 at 11:00am

One event on October 5, 2019 at 11:00am

One event on October 19, 2019 at 11:00am

One event on October 26, 2019 at 11:00am

Spend the afternoon kayaking the moving water of the Colorado River in the Lost Pines Region of Central Texas, pull up to a private campground…

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Smithville Wingfest & Chili Cook A Roo 2019

September 28 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Celebrate in historic downtown Smithville, Texas on Saturday, September 28, 2019 for competitions in wings, chili, beer and cornhole. Event also includes tastings, live music, Chicken Poo Bingo,…

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October 2019

EH Mercantile store front

Makers & Merchants Fair

October 5 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on June 8, 2019 at 9:00am

One event on October 5, 2019 at 9:00am

One event on December 14, 2019 at 9:00am

E.H Mercantile, 1509 Dorothy Nichols Lane
Smithville, 78957 United States
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Come enjoy this shop local event which hosts a variety of vendors for your shopping fun. The 2019 event only happens four times a year in…

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