Things to Do

Bastrop County is home to the most adventurous of spirits. From action-packed sports to leisurely rest and relaxation, there’s no shortage of fun things to do in Bastrop County! Here are some of the most popular ways visitors spend their time here.


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Elgin

28 N. Main, Elgin, TX

512-589-0188

The 1,000 square-foot hall is a space of pristine white walls rimmed by the original brick and vestiges of old plaster that once covered the…

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601 Cyclery

601 Chestnut St, Suite G
Bastrop, Texas 78602

(512) 985-6119

Coming soon! Bastrop’s only downtown bicycle repair and rental shop. Starting small and growing to fit the needs of cyclists looking to enjoy the trails…

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9E Ranch Cabins in the Lost Pines Bastrop

Smithville

2158 Texas Highway 304, Smithville, TX

512-497-9502

Looking for a romantic getaway? You’ve found it! 9E Ranch offers fully furnished cabins with star gazing and peaceful paths and meditation trails sprinkled with…

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A Flower Connection

Elgin

24 North Main Street, Elgin, TX

512-281-1300

A Flower Connection is a hometown full-service florist. Take her breath away…bring home flowers! The Laurel Tree, offering furnishings and home decor, is located inside…

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Abri Gallery

Bastrop

932 Main St., Bastrop, TX

512-985-6403

Abri gallery houses one of the most unique collections in the country of fine Persian and American art including museum quality hand knotted rugs. By…

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America’s Best Value Inn and Suites – Smithville

Smithville

1503 Dorothy Nichol Lane, Smithville, TX

512-237-2040

America’s Best Value Inn and Suites is located in historic Smithville, just 46 miles southeast of Austin. They features 34 comfortable guest rooms, including four…

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Angel Mountain Events

Bastrop

178 Pine Tree Loop, Bastrop, TX

512-695-0932

Perfect for all of life’s important events, the new facility is uniquely beautiful and very romantic. Approximately 5500 sq. ft. with a candlelit chapel, a…

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Angler’s Bar & Grill

Bastrop

395 FM 1441, Bastrop, TX

512-321-3199

Angler’s Bar & Grill is a place one can enjoy a great burger along with wine or wine. Live music too! Check their facebook page…

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Anita’s Cafe

Bastrop

1004 Main Street, Bastrop, TX 78602

(512) 303-9693

You’ll find some great Mexican food downtown at Bastropian native favorite Anita’s Café.

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Apothecary’s Hall Antiques

Bastrop

805 Main Street, Bastrop, TX

512-321-3022

You’ll find glassware, pottery, linens, and furniture, along with a healthy dose of nostalgia in this historic home built in the 1830s.

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Armadillo Texas Whiskey

Other Communities

1092 Hwy 21 West, Cedar Creek, TX

512-522-9554

An ideal spot for parties, corporate meetings and sales retreats, the Armadillo Texas Whiskey Distillery staff will customize a True Texas Craft Distilling Experience for…

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ATX Homemade Jerky

Elgin

107 N. Main Street, Elgin, TX

512-796-1210

Stop by one of Elgin’s newest shops to enjoy homemade jerky made with grass fed Angus beef.

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Avery McKay Salon and Spa

Bastrop

188 Hwy 21 East, Bastrop, TX

512-985-5844

Determined to offer Bastrop County residents professional services that rivaled Austin salons, Kiley Ellsworth put together an innovative team that continues to grow professionally. Within…

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Back 9 Bar

Other Communities

852 TX Hwy 71, Bastrop, TX

512-999-0999

At the Back 9 Bar, enjoy live music, games (washers, beanbag toss, golden tee, beer pong, etc.) sports, a variety of food trucks and a…

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Back Door Café

Smithville

117 Main Street, Smithville, TX

512-237-3128

The Back Door Café serves delicious cooking from chicken fried steak to baked cornbread catfish with cilantro tartar sauce to grilled basic chicken with cheese…

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Balance Point Equestrian Learning Center

Other Communities

245 E Clearview Cemetery Rd, Bastrop, TX

512-718-4088

The Balance Point Equestrian Learning Center staff will teach you holistic horse-keeping as well while working and playing with their horses in a low stress…

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Barton Hill Farms

Bastrop

1115 FM 969, Bastrop, TX

855-969-1115

Barton Hill Farms is a scenic Texas farmstead on the banks of the Colorado River near Bastrop, just 25 minutes from Austin. Open Saturdays and…

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Bassano Del Grappa Italian Restaurant & Pizzeria

Bastrop

141 Tahitian Drive, Bastrop, TX

512-321-3393

Bassano Italian Restaurant serves the best Italian-style pastas and the best New York-style pizza right here in Bastrop. All dishes are made-to-order so they are…

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Bastiano’s Pizzeria & Creamery

Bastrop

201 Childers Drive, Bastrop, TX

512-985-5026

Bastiano’s Pizzeria & Creamery is Bastrop’s brand new family-owned pizza restaurant. Not in the mood for pizza? Bastiano’s offers great salads, too, plus ice cream…

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Bastrop 1832 Farmers Market

Bastrop

1302 Chestnut St., Bastrop, TX

The Bastrop 1832 Farmers Market provides locally grown foods and farm products in direct farm-to-consumer marketing that serves a diverse population and preserves and promotes…

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