Don’t miss more than 130 entries - from fanciful floats to fire trucks, unicycles to vintage cars, dancing Honey Bears to dignitaries, from Santa’s helpers to the big man himself. Join us on December 9th for this annual parade. Produced by the City of Bastrop, this joyful Bastrop tradition lights up the Bastrop Lost Pines Christmas festivities. 

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Bastrop has GEMS!

This past year Visit Bastrop launched a community-focused program that encouraged locals and visitors to recognize and nominate outstanding service providers in our hospitality community. Each year we select a handful of dedicated employees and celebrate them during our annual mixer where we…

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Pit Stop in Bastrop, TX for NASCAR

Start your engines and your next adventure right here in Bastrop, TX. We are perfectly positioned near Austin, 30 miles east, along the banks of the Colorado River. Discover rich history, world famous BBQ, boutique shops, eateries, craft beer, distilleries, and that’s just the half of it. We welcome…

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Need Some Bastrop, TX Trip Planning Inspiration?

We've been fortunate to have welcomed quite a few travel writers to Bastrop, TX over the past few years. These unique visitors play a very important role when it comes to trip-planning, ideas and travel inspiration. They inspire and educate their followers and can transport an entire audience to a…

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Where to Stream Bastrop Fitness & Yoga Classes

It's tough staying inside - especially when it's so beautiful in our neck of the woods this time of year. Some of our favorite experiences include getting outside whether you are kayaking, zip-lining, fishing, or hiking - just to name a few. To help keep you moving, we've put together this list of…

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