Nightlife in San Marcos


Steve Miller Band with Big Head Todd and the Monsters on July 26 at 7 p.m.

Steve Miller Band with Big Head Todd & the Monsters

Statesman Skyline Theater at The Long Center

Classic rockers pull from 40 years of feel-good hits including “The Joker” and “Fly Like an Eagle”; Big Head Todd and the Monsters open

$56.75 $35

Variety Show at Esther's Follies, Fridays at 10 p.m. from April 29–August 19

Esther's Follies

Esther's Follies

Political satire and vaudevillian comedy meet in a showcase of steadfast lampoonery

$50 $33

Standup Comedy for Two or Four at Laugh Out Loud Comedy Club (Through December 24)

Laugh Out Loud Comedy Club

Laugh Out Loud Comedy Club

Nationally touring comedians get laughs onstage at the Laugh Out Loud Comedy Club

$39.14 $18

Carlos Mencia on August 11 at 8 p.m.

Carlos Mencia

Harker Heights Event Center

The veteran comic, globe-trotting entertainer, and star of “Mind of Mencia” delivers a set of uproarious standup

$31.75 $19

Positive Hits Tour 2016 with Passion feat. Kristian Stanfill and Danny Gokey on August 24 at 7 p.m.

Positive Hits Tour 2016 with Passion feat. Kristian Stanfill, Danny Gokey, Hollyn, & Capital Kings

Cornerstone Church

Passion feat. Kristian Stanfill performs hits such as “Day After Day” with help from an American Idol vet, Hollyn, and Capital Kings

$31.95 $16

"The Dinner Detective" Murder-Mystery Dinner (May 14–September 24)

The Dinner Detective Murder Mystery Dinner Show

Courtyard & Residence Inn By Marriott

Interactive comedic murder mystery unfolds during a four-course dinner, with prizes for the guest who solves the crime

$79.90 $49

Outcry Tour 2016 with Hillsong Worship, Kari Jobe, Rend Collective, and More on Saturday, August 20, at 6 p.m.

Outcry Tour 2016 with Hillsong Worship, Kari Jobe, Rend Collective, & More

H-E-B Center at Cedar Park

Hillsong Worship headlines a gathering of Christian music stars and worship leaders, including Kari Jobe, Rend Collective, and House Fires

$51.48 $35

Brad Paisley: Life Amplified World Tour with Tyler Farr and Maddie & Tae on Friday, August 26, at 7:30 p.m.

Brad Paisley: Life Amplified World Tour with Special Guests Tyler Farr and Maddie & Tae

H-E-B Center at Cedar Park

Laid-back country singer combines humor and heart in hits such as “Ticks” and “Beat This Summer”

$61.55 $44

Sh*t-Faced Shakespeare: "A Midsummer Night's Dream"

Spider House

North University

$12 $9.50

10% Cash Back at Waller Creek Pub House

Waller Creek Pub House

Downtown

Claim this deal and get 15% cash back rewards when you pay with your linked Visa card at Waller Creek Pub House

$0 $0

I Love The 90’s with Salt N Pepa, Vanilla Ice, Tone Loc, Color Me Badd & More on September 11 at 7 p.m.

I Love the 90’s feat. Salt-N-Pepa, Vanilla Ice, Tone Loc & More

Freeman Coliseum

Showcase of ’90s legends includes Salt-N-Pepa, Vanilla Ice, Coolio, Color Me Badd, Tone Loc, and Rob Base

$70.12 $35

Outdoor Movie and Popcorn for Two or Double Feature for Two or Four at Blue Starlite Mini Urban Drive-In (Up to 58% Off)

Blue Starlite Mini Urban Drive-In

RMMA

Independent flicks and classic films from the 50s to the 90s fill the screen at Austin’s only drive-in movie theater

$24 $12

Festival of Praise feat. Fred Hammond on Saturday, November 19, at 7 p.m.

Festival of Praise

Frank Erwin Center-North Box Office

Grammy, Stellar, and Dove Award–winning gospel stars join forces for a night of uplifting and inspirational songs of faith and love

$51 $32

Austin Fashion: Red Dress Gala Fashion Show on Wednesday, September 28, at 6:30 p.m. or 8 p.m.

Austin Fashion Red Dress Gala and Fashion Show

The Mansion

Gala event celebrates fashion designers from across the world in an evening of fashion shows, awards, music, and surprise guests

$64.29 $29

Lila Downs and the Guadalupe Dance Company on Friday, August 26, at 7:30 p.m.

Lila Downs and the Guadalupe Dance Company

Lila Cockrell

Legendary singer performs in English, Spanish, and indigenous languages alongside dance company that blends flamenco and contemporary dance

$24.75 $12

One or Two Custom Screw-Top Growlers with Complimentary Samples at Growler Room (Up to 37% Off)

Growler Room

Allandale

Try samples of some local craft brews or venture into the hard cider, mead, cold coffee or kombucha taps before filling screw-top growlers

$15 $10

Lovestream Festival VIP Ticket, featuring The Original Wailers and many more, on Saturday, September 3, at 11 a.m.

Lovestream Festival

Pan Am Park

Day-long Reggae and international festival celebrates the energy that unites us all with music, artisans, food and drinks, yoga, and more

$53.74 $29

An Evening with Chris Mitchell on Friday, August 26, at 8 p.m.

An Evening with Chris Mitchell

Westin Austin at the Domain

Grammy-nominated saxophonist spreads smooth Latin jazz from albums such as Turquoise and his latest, I Found Forever

$80.36 $25

Houston Open Air with Avenged Sevenfold, Alice in Chains, Deftones, Chevelle, The Cult, and more on September 24 and 25

Houston Open Air

NRG Park

Avenged Sevenfold, Alice in Chains, and the Deftones headline a massive, two-day festival that also features Chevelle, The Cult, and more

$89.62 $59

Saxophonist Chris Mitchell - Friday August 26, 2016 / 8:00pm

Westin Austin at the Domain

North Burnet

$40 $25.25

"The Sweet Spot Austin" - Friday September 9, 2016 / 7:00pm (Red Light Special Edition)

Multiple Austin Locations - The Sweet Spot

Austin

$20 $13.75

My Bar Comedy Showcase on Tuesdays at 7 p.m., July 12–August 30

My Bar Comedy Showcase

My Bar

Rich Williams from TV’s The Real hosts this weekly comedy showcase of the funniest standups from Texas and around the country

$11.54 $5

Phantom of the Opera Tickets

Phantom of the Opera Tickets

University of Texas-Austin

Find tickets for sports, concerts and theatre events on FanXchange’s secondary ticket marketplace and get the best seats for live events.

$76 $76

Something Rotten Tickets

Something Rotten Tickets

University of Texas-Austin

Find tickets for sports, concerts and theatre events on FanXchange’s secondary ticket marketplace and get the best seats for live events.

$60.88 $60.88

Magic Mike XXL: A Ladies Night Out Event on September 21 at 7 p.m.

Magic Mike XXL Live!: A Ladies Night Out

Royal Reception Hall

A male dance revue comprised of musclebound hunks excites ladies with their sensual moves and showmanship

$27.37 $15

$30 or $50 of Horserace Betting Credit at TwinSpires (50% Off)

TwinSpires

Online Deal

A website and mobile app allows horseracing fans to make wagers on a range of horse races around the globe, including the Kentucky Derby

$30 $15

Quiet Clubbing - Friday July 29, 2016 / 9:00pm (Scholz Garten)

Various Austin Clubs - Quiet Events

Austin

$10 $7.50

Four- or Six-Show Season Subscription to ARTS San Antonio (Up to 50% Off)

ARTS San Antonio

Multiple Locations

Pick any four or six shows in ARTS San Antonio’s upcoming season; shows range from The Nutcracker to piano recitals

$122 $67

Dave Koz and David Sanborn Side by Side on Saturday, August 6, at 8 p.m.

Dave Koz and David Sanborn: Side by Side

Brown Theater at Wortham Center

Two of the most influential saxophonists in pop music history combine their horns into an evening of rock, jazz, and sultry R&B classics

$59.50 $45

$44 for $75 Worth of Dinner and Live Music — Dinner with Giulia

Dinner with Giulia

Austin

A night of music and and authentic Italian food prepared in your home.

$75 $44

Select Local Merchants

  • Palmer's Restaurant Bar
    Come to Palmer's Restaurant Bar for a sandwich and side — this eatery serves American cuisine everyone will love. With G-free dishes and fare that's low in fat, you won't feel guilty about dining out at Palmer's Restaurant Bar. Whether you have something to celebrate or just need something to take the edge off, the drink menu at this restaurant won't disappoint. Palmer's Restaurant Bar provides a fun vibe with a great happy hour atmosphere. Your group can sit comfortably at Palmer's Restaurant Bar, a local restaurant. Need to catch up on some work or the latest news? Get online at Palmer's Restaurant Bar with their complimentary wifi. During the summer months, don't miss out on Palmer's Restaurant Bar's outdoor patio seating. Weekend visitors to the restaurant are well advised to take advantage of the reservation system — crowds tend to pack the place on Fridays and Saturdays. Forget the stuffy formal wear! Palmer's Restaurant Bar's business casual dress code sets the tone for ease and enjoyment. Dining out isn't your only option here — pickup is available, too. For the tastes of Palmer's Restaurant Bar from the comfort of your next party, the restaurant also offers catering services. Palmer's Restaurant Bar's diners can park in a neighboring lot just seconds away. Make use of the luxurious bike racks at Palmer's Restaurant Bar. Palmer's Restaurant Bar is serving up five-star food at a reasonable price. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are all available at Palmer's Restaurant Bar. The friendly staff at Palmer's Restaurant Bar are ready and waiting to cook and serve your favorite American meal.
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    218 Moore St
    San Marcos, TX US
  • Rose Garden Chinese Restaurant
    For chow mein that's sure to impress, Rose Garden Chinese Restaurant in San Marcos serves top-rated fare. A healthy lifestyle starts with the food you eat, and Rose Garden Chinese Restaurant is creating innovative healthy meals. The drink list at this restaurant has everything you need to complete your meal (and your night out). Save money on a sitter — kids are welcome to join the table at this restaurant. Check out the brews and bites at happy hour, and kick back without spending a fortune. The restaurant also features a DJ, and visitors are encouraged to strut their stuff on the dance floor. Getting your food to go is also an option. Looking for something delicious to serve at your next party? Rose Garden Chinese Restaurant also offers catering. The restaurant is within walking distance to a number of parking options. Rose Garden Chinese Restaurant s mid-range cuisine will please your pockets as well as your palate. If breakfast isn't your thing, Rose Garden Chinese Restaurant also serves lunch and dinner, so you can be sure to swing by at some point during the day. When you're craving Chinese fare, head on over to Rose Garden Chinese Restaurant and treat yourself to an upscale meal. So head on over to Rose Garden Chinese Restaurant, where you can experience authentic Chinese cuisine without a plane ticket.
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    700 North LBJ Drive, Suite# 114
    San Marcos, TX US
  • Riley's Tavern
    Pick up a pepperoni pie or try a less traditional topping at Riley's Tavern in New Braunfels' New Braunfels neighborhood. Gluten-free and low-fat are not one in the same, but this place serves them both. With this pizzeria's wide selection of refreshments available, you can tap into the drink menu early in the evening. What do you need at the end of the workweek? A happy hour at Riley's Tavern. Warm weather, delectable dishes, and an awesome atmosphere make for a dream night out at Riley's Tavern. At Riley's Tavern, you won't have to wait for your large or small group to be seated. Visitors are often seen shaking their stuff to the pizzeria's live music. Weekend diners may find themselves waiting for a table, as Friday and Saturday nights tend to draw a crowd. Riley's Tavern is completely informal — dress as you see fit (and are most comfortable). Store your car on the street or in a nearby lot at Riley's Tavern. Riley's Tavern makes bikers feel at ease with the multiple storage racks outside. Chow down for less at Riley's Tavern, where a meal almost always costs under $15. Guests can opt to pay by credit card, and most major names are accepted. Craving pizza tonight? Stop in for a tasty slice at Riley's Tavern.
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    8894 Farm to Market Road 1102
    Hunter, TX US
  • Pluckers
    Pluckers is serving up American favorites with a tasty tweak. Take your pick of beer, wine, or other beverages offered on this restaurant's menu. Little ones are just as welcome as their parents at this restaurant. Make sure to check out Pluckers' happy hour for a great way to decompress from the workday. You can tote your laptop here to take advantage of the free wifi. If dining outdoors is your idea of a good time, you'll love the gorgeous patio seating at Pluckers. Those searching for a quiet dinner scene may have better luck elsewhere, as the restaurant tends to get rather noisy. It doesn't get much more laid-back than Pluckers, so dress for comfort when you come. For those in a hurry, the restaurant lets you take your meal or snack to go. If you prefer to drive to the restaurant, go right ahead. Parking is abundant in the area. Make use of the luxurious bike racks at Pluckers. When you're craving a true American classic, such as a burger and fries, make your way over to Pluckers. Pay Pluckers a visit today and fill up on some classic American dishes in a casual environment.
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    105 North Interstate 35
    San Marcos, TX US
  • Jack's Roadhouse
    Visit San Marcos' Jack's Roadhouse for fresh ribs that fall off the bone, sweet corn and homemade baked beans. Drinks are also on the menu here, so guests can start the night off right. Don't miss the happy hour food and drink specials, where a great bargain is always in sight. If dining outdoors is your idea of a good time, you'll love the gorgeous patio seating at Jack's Roadhouse. A DJ spinning or live musical diners are not out of the ordinary at Jack's Roadhouse. You'll also catch a live DJ spinning at Jack's Roadhouse some evenings. Musical visitors frequently perform here, so patrons can enjoy live tunes with their food. Guests may have a hard time conversing, as the restaurant is rather noisy. Interested in eating out over the weekend? Keep in mind that the restaurant gets swamped on Fridays and Saturdays, and service may take longer than expected. Score a close parking spot at Jack's Roadhouse. Jack's Roadhouse is home to many cyclists who appreciate the parking racks outside. When you're in the mood for finger-licking good barbecue, head on over to Jack's Roadhouse.
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    1625 Hunter Road
    San Marcos, TX US
  • The Tap Room
    Come taste what Tap Room is doing to transform classic American cuisine. Low-fat, gluten-free and anything else you've been looking for waits here. Toast your evening out at this restaurant with a glass of beer or wine from their lengthy drink list. Big family? No problem. Bring the whole gang to Tap Room. Tap Room's happy hour is filled with food and beverage deals. Guests may have a hard time conversing, as the restaurant is rather noisy. The restaurant can get full to bursting on a busy Friday or Saturday night, so the safest bet is to call ahead for a reservation. If you're strapped for time, take out food from this restaurant. At Tap Room, service is a priority. That why we provide parking spaces on site. Tap Room offers parking for all diners, including those who travel by bike. When American food comes to mind, Tap Room should be your first choice. Tap Room has something for everyone with great American fare for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. For an exceptional menu of American food that is highly-rated by all who try it, call Tap Room today.
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    129 East Hopkins Street, Suite# 120
    San Marcos, TX US

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