Bastrop turns red, white and blue with a fun-filled, patriotic schedule of activities this Saturday, July 2rd, for the 31st Annual Bastrop Patriotic Festival at Fisherman's Park!  We welcome you to patriotic fun and memory making for the whole family.

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Join Us for Juneteenth in Bastrop

Juneteenth is an important holiday in Bastrop. Also known as Freedom Day, it celebrates the day 250,000 enslaved Black people were freed in Texas on June 19, 1865. Although the Emancipation Proclamation became effective in 1863, some former Confederate states didn’t comply until years later. On that…

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Be Our Guest to the Very Best of Bastrop

Our small town has always offered a big welcome. It’s one of the things that makes Bastrop so much fun to visit. That along with our wealth of natural beauty, diverse places to stay and great food to eat is why we’ve had so many new friends visit over the last couple of years. In light of all this…

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Fill Up on Good Eats and Fresh Air in Bastrop

Hello, al fresco! Head to Bastrop, TX for excellent food and great views. Bastrop has that small-town charm with tons of fresh air and beauty to spare thanks to it being so close to the Colorado River and some large state parks. Read on for the best spots to chill in the open air and chow down on…

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Step Up Your Meet Up in Bastrop

Gather round for good times in Bastrop. With a state park and an abundance of parks, small-town charm and welcoming folks, there are several unique and amazing spots for your next event. Imagine a restful retreat nestled in our famous Lobolly Pines, a secluded mansion with screen-worthy charm that’s…

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From Bastrop With Love: Holiday Gift Ideas

Being one of the friendliest towns in Texas means we’re especially good at giving heart-felt gifts. Gifts that surprise, delight and awe in a very merry way is our specialty. Let us walk you through the Bastrop gifts you’ll want to give this holiday season. Time Together Gathering your loved ones…

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Gather in for Good Times in Bastrop

Boots-and-sweater weather is looming and that signals the start to some serious fun in Bastrop. It’s the perfect time to gather up your crew and take in the natural beauty, good times and unique Texas hospitality we offer here. Here’s a look at all your group can look forward to. Moonshine Tasting…

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Heroes and Hot Rods are Celebrating in Bastrop

Fuel up and cruise in with your crew to Bastrop this Veteran’s Day weekend for the 15 th Annual Heroes and Hot Rod’s Veteran’s Day Car Show. This Bastrop Area Cruiser’s Car Show is put on to honor American Veterans and boasts an impressive classic car display, plus a Veteran’s ceremony honoring all…

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Enjoy Pumpkin Spice and Everything Nice in Bastrop

Bring your pumpkin love to Bastrop, TX this fall. We’re all set to celebrate all things pumpkin as National Pumpkin Day, October 26, 2021, draws near. Let us guide you to two of the best fall festivals in Central Texas with awesome pumpkin patches, hayrides, great food and more. If you dare to enjoy…

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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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Simple Things You Can Do Now to Support the Bastrop Community

We are always eager to welcome you to it all - a stroll through our charming downtown streets, an epic outdoor adventure, an exciting live music scene and a chance to gather over a big mouthwatering meal. However, in this moment of global uncertainty, we appreciate you taking extra precautions. We…

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