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.

Square Art Show 2022

Lost Pines Art Center 1204 Chestnut St, Bastrop, TX

Lost Pines Art Center presents it's annual Square Show, back for another holiday season in Bastrop, Texas! The ever-popular juried Square Show, featuring original works...

Bastrop Art Fest 2022

Lost Pines Art Center 1204 Chestnut St, Bastrop, TX

Join the Lost Pines Art Center for Bastrop Art Fest 2022 in Bastrop, Texas, featuring arts and crafts vendors, artist demos, and interactive art activities!...

Saturday Creatives: Holiday Greeting Cards 2022

Lost Pines Art Center 1204 Chestnut St, Bastrop, TX

Sign up Holiday Edition of Saturday Creatives at the Lost Pines Art Center in Bastrop, Texas to create one-of-a-kind Holiday cards that you can be...

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...

Art After Dark – October 2022

Lost Pines Art Center 1204 Chestnut St, Bastrop, TX

Enjoy October's Art After Dark show at the Lost Pines Art Center in Bastrop, Texas. Three new shows are opening: Lost Pines Art Center's Featured...

Zoom in – Like a Pollinator Boss (Acrylics, Teen)

Lost Pines Art Center 1204 Chestnut St, Bastrop, TX

A fun and focused way to learn both art and science, for ages 13-17. Everyone creates their own small acrylic painting in this joyful exploration...

Zoom in – Like a Pollinator Boss (Acrylics age 8-12)

Lost Pines Art Center 1204 Chestnut St, Bastrop, TX

A fun and focused way to learn both art and science, for ages 8-12. Everyone creates their own small acrylic painting in this joyful exploration...

Art After Dark – August 2022

Lost Pines Art Center 1204 Chestnut St, Bastrop, TX

Join artists for Art After Dark and see the beautiful works in the Members Show on both floors of the Mezzanine, and the Featured Artist...

It’s All About Acrylics – June2022

Lost Pines Art Center 1204 Chestnut St, Bastrop, TX

It's All About Acrylics for Teens and Adults is a perfect three-day instruction at the Lost Pines Art Center in Bastrop, Texas. The class entails painting...

Tribal Masks Workshop, Ages 8-12

Lost Pines Art Center 1204 Chestnut St, Bastrop, TX

Youth Instructor Louise Placek is back for another amazing workshop for ages 8-12. Students will make their own tribal mask, with all supplies provided. The...

Art Immersion – Glass 2022

Lost Pines Art Center 1204 Chestnut St, Bastrop, TX

Artists affiliated with the Lost Pines Art Center will offer workshops in a wide variety of the glass arts. You can take glassblowing, fusing, mosaics,...

Solo Flamenco 2022

Lost Pines Art Center 1204 Chestnut St, Bastrop, TX

Enjoy a special performance by renowned artists in this intimate show at the Lost Pines Art Center in Bastrop, Texas.  Experience the beauty and soul...

Watercolor Workshop with Carol Sue Witt 2022

Lost Pines Art Center 1204 Chestnut St, Bastrop, TX

This Watercolor Workshop, held at the Lost Pines Art Center in Bastrop, Texas, teaches beginners and artists with some experience who want to learn a...

Drawing Basics with Tobin Bortner 2022

Lost Pines Art Center 1204 Chestnut St, Bastrop, TX

Instructor, Tobin Bortner is back for his most popular class - Drawing Basics - at the Lost Pines Art Center in Bastrop, Texas. This class...

Art After Dark – January 2022

Lost Pines Art Center 1204 Chestnut St, Bastrop, TX

Enjoy Art After Dark with the opening reception of featured artist Sonja Kever at the Lost Pines Art Center in Bastrop, Texas. Free admission to...

Art Squared 2021 Opening Reception

Lost Pines Art Center 1204 Chestnut St, Bastrop, TX

The annual Square Show, Art Squared, is back at the Lost Pines Art Center in Bastrop, Texas! All works will be 12x12", and at great...

Blow Your Own Glass course 2021

Lost Pines Art Center 1204 Chestnut St, Bastrop, TX

The next sessions of Blow Your Own Glass will be held at the Lost Pines Art Center in Bastrop, Texas on Nov. 13th, 10 a.m....

Recital for a Cause

Lost Pines Art Center 1204 Chestnut St, Bastrop, TX

Renowned flamenco performer, Pilar Andújar, is coming to Bastrop! She and her students will perform a special show, benefitting the JAADA association, supporting education, human...

MayFest 2021 at the Lost Pines Art Center

Lost Pines Art Center 1204 Chestnut St, Bastrop, TX

Celebrate Mother's Day at the Lost Pines Art Center in Bastrop, Texas where you can find gorgeous works of art and shop from regional artists...

Square Show Opening Reception 2020

Lost Pines Art Center 1204 Chestnut St, Bastrop, TX

Join the Lost Pines Art Center for the opening reception for the annual Square Show on Saturday, December 12th in Bastrop, Texas. Meet the artists...

Handmade Holiday Outdoor Market 2020

Lost Pines Art Center 1204 Chestnut St, Bastrop, TX

Come enjoy our 2nd annual Handmade Holiday Market, featuring several local and regional artists and craft makers. Booths will be on the back lawn of...

Handmade Holiday Outdoor Market

Lost Pines Art Center 1204 Chestnut St, Bastrop, TX

Shop "local" and handmade from several regional artists/craft makers at the outdoor booths. The main building will be open as well, so you can see...

Wine & Unwind – Holiday Edition 2019

Lost Pines Art Center 1204 Chestnut St, Bastrop, TX

For a relaxing holiday art event just perfect for a couple, girlfriends or mother-daughter experience. Paint a pre-drawn canvas of snow-covered pine trees in a...

Wine and Unwind – September 2019

Lost Pines Art Center 1204 Chestnut St, Bastrop, TX

Have a relaxing and creative experience, while enjoying your favorite wine or other beverage. Led by Instructor Anne Brookover, you will paint a simple and...

Recurring Event Teen Drawing Workshop

Teen Drawing Workshop

Lost Pines Art Center 1204 Chestnut St, Bastrop, TX

Youth Instructor, Debbie Bredemus, will lead this 3-day workshop on basic figurative drawing for teens, ages 13-18. Students will learn to capture the light, shadows,...