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.

Smithville Golf Tournament 2022

ColoVista Golf Course 100 Country Club Dr,, Bastrop, TX

Grab your clubs and join the 3rd annual Golf Tournament at ColoVista Country Club in Bastrop, Texas for a fundraising event for Smithville Area Chamber...

Rosanky ChiliFest 2022

Firewalker Ranch 3004 S SH-304, Rosanky, TX

Rosanky Chilifest in Central Texas is an day of chili, ribs and cooks choice competition with chili sampling, judging opportunities, BBQ, refreshments, live music, boutique...

Rocky Hill Reboot 2022

Rocky Hill Ranch 578 FM 153, Smithville, TX

Rocky Hill Ranch in Smithville, Texas is celebrating the hard work and addition of new biking trails during their "reboot" after a large portion of...

Historical Fashion Show 2022

The Gathering 287 FM 20, Bastrop, TX

Ooooh and aaaah over six centuries of fastion from 1450 to 1963 at the Historical Fashion Show at The Gathering near Bastrop, Texas. Event will...

Eco Printing 2022

Earth Native Wilderness School 137 Woodview Lane, Bastrop, TX

Join Earth Native Wilderness School in Cedar Creek, Texas to learn the native art form of eco printing. Eco printing is an art in which...

A Living History Tour – Westbrook Cemetery 2022

Westbrook Cemetery 7800 FM 3000, Elgin, TX

Celebrate Elgin, Texas’ Sesquicentennial by reliving the history of Austin’s Little Colony before and after it was founded at the Westbrook Cemetery Tour. The real...

Du of the Dead Dirty Duathlon 2022

Rocky Hill Ranch 578 FM 153, Smithville, TX

Join at the beautiful "rebooted" Rocky Hill Ranch in Smithville, Texas for the second annual “Du of the Dead” dirty duathlon! Come camp out for...

Smithville Birdfest 2022

Downtown Smithville Smithville, TX

Join us for an artistically-inspired, festival of fun, celebrating Smithville Texas, the birds that call it home and the creative spirit of the people that...

Smithville Fall Festival 2022

Smithville Recreation Center 106 Gazley, Smithvil

Come out to the Fall Festival and enjoy the day at the Smithville Recreation Center in central Texas! Listen to some live music while you...

Intro to Stained Glass – October 2022

Lost Pines Art Center 1204 Chestnut St, Bastrop, TX

Add a little springtime color to your window year-round with a whimsical sun catcher you’ve made yourself. In this workshop, you will learn to cut...

Octoberfest 2022

Smithville Brewing Company 661 NW Loop 230, Smithville, TX

Come celebrate a late Octoberfest at Smithville Brewing Company in Smithville, Texas. Featuring live music shows, food and drink specials, contests, and more at the...

Hog Eye Festival 2022

Downtown Elgin Elgin, TX

A time for warm hearts and hot guts! Three days of Hog Eye on Oct 20-22, 2022 in Elgin, Texas, held in historic downtown Elgin, an...

Wild & Scenic Film Festival Drive-In 2022

Billing Ranch Preserve 208 Billing Lane, Paige, TX

Pines and Prairies Land Trust presents the Wild & Scenic Film Festival on Billig Ranch nature preserve near Paige, Texas. Join us for an evening...

Spooky Smithville Family Bike Ride 2022

Iron Tiger Gym 316 Main Street, Smithville, TX

Join the fun with the annual family fun bike ride in downtown Smithville, Texas. Decorate your bike and yourself and "let's go for a ride!"...

Family Bird Language Adventure 2022

Earth Native Wilderness School 137 Woodview Lane, Bastrop, TX

Join Earth Native Wilderness School in Cedar Creek, Texas for a day of fun, instruction, and nature games that will help you and your family...

STX Golf Cart Halloween Candy Crawl 2022

Smithville Texas

Welcome to a golf cart game in Smithville, Texas. All participants are encouraged to show up to the Halloween Candy Crawl in costume, and decorate...

Elgin Safe Trick or Treat Trail 2022

Downtown Elgin Elgin, TX

The City of Elgin, Texas as a community comes together to host Safe Trick-or-Treat. Organizations and businesses set up tables and booths throughout downtown and...

Dia De Los Muertos 2022

Downtown Elgin Elgin, TX

Learn more about Day of the Dead in Elgin, Texas. Make sugar skulls, enjoy mariachis, Ballet Folklorico, a fire dancer and other performers! Family altars...