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.

Savor the Outdoors

McKinney Roughs Nature Park 1884 Hwy 71 W, Cedar Creek, TX

Dine at McKinney Roughs Nature Park in this unique collaboration between the park, Roaming Fire, Treaty Oak Distillery and Richard's Rainwater. Enjoy the forest as...

Little Hike – September 2021

McKinney Roughs Nature Park 1884 Hwy 71 W, Cedar Creek, TX

Bird City Bastrop is hosting monthly Bird Photography Hikes every 2nd Friday from 8:30-10 a.m. at different parks and trails around Bastrop County. We'll always...

2019 Lost Pines Christmas Bird Count

McKinney Roughs Nature Park 1884 Hwy 71 W, Cedar Creek, TX

Save the date! The 2019 Lost Pines Christmas Bird Count will take place on Sat., Dec. 28 in and around McKinney Roughs Nature Park in...

Holiday Aerial Adventures 2019

McKinney Roughs Nature Park 1884 Hwy 71 W, Cedar Creek, TX

Climb a rock wall, navigate aerial elements and soar through a lit up winter wonderland by zip line! Afterward, enjoy hot chocolate and s’mores around...