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 hope you can join us in efforts of supporting the local community and small businesses that rely on visitors. Here are a few simple things you can do now to show support and bring hope to those who make Bastrop so unique:

Order Food

Bastrop is famous for its homemade comfort food! While public officials currently advise against dine-ins, you can still enjoy takeout, curbside pickup and delivery from local establishments. 

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Photo by: @austinfoodstagram (via Instagram) 

View a full list of Bastrop restaurants here and contact them directly for the latest offerings. 

Shop Local Online

Nothing feels better than retail therapy! Order for yourself or send a care package to your loved ones:

shopping at LPAB
  • Do you miss Bastrop’s live music scene? Order a record at Astro Record Store to tie you over. 

  • Plan to keep yourself busy with home decorating projects? Lost Pines Art Bazaar might have just the right finishing touch you’ve been looking for!

  • Texas Boot Company is here for all of your authentic boot needs –  perfect for your future trip to Bastrop.

Buy a Gift Certificate for a Future Experience

These are just a few experiences you can support now and look forward to attending in the near future:

See a full list of our local businesses, here. Most of which offer gift cards. Simply call ahead to confirm! 

Donate to Your Favorite Attraction or Non-Profit

Many museums, non-profits and parks rely on patron contributions to help develop, preserve and maintain exhibits and support educational programs. 

Inside Museum Picture

All of these fun spots accept online donations:

  • Bastrop Museum and Visitor Center - this museum collects and preserves materials and documents that tell the history of Bastrop. The archives, collections and exhibits serve as a learning ground for historians, genealogists, writers, families and students.  

  • Lost Pines Art Center - the art center offers free admission seven days a week and relies on its supporters to continue to strengthen the community through arts and culture programs. 

  • Bastrop State Park - donations support the park in connecting families to nature, providing outdoor recreation opportunities and conserving land, water and wildlife.

  • Peruse this list of local non-profits that provide important services to our community. Donations of call kinds are being accepted. 

Share the Love

A simple message to your favorite lodging property, brewery, restaurant or local business with best wishes will bring a smile!

Have a favorite spot? Write them a review online and share the highlights from your visit with others.

Family Fun in Downtown

Have favorite moments from past trips to Bastrop? Post them and tag us on Instagram, Facebook or Twitter so we can all enjoy a positive distraction!

We’ll continue to share beautiful pictures and stories of Bastrop to bring you a happy distraction and provide ideas for your future adventures! 

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