Summerfest is an annual community-wide Independence Day celebration on July 4 every year.
Continuous live musical entertainment is provided throughout the afternoon and evening. A variety of food and drinks are available from onsite vendors.
The annual festival capitalizes on the park’s scenic San Marcos River setting. Admission to all events is free.
Summerfest is a community-wide partnership between the City of San Marcos, Texas State University and a host of other corporations, organizations and individual volunteers. The event began in 1980.
Event highlights include the following: