With natural beauty like Bastrop’s, the call to play outside is an especially welcome one. Wander among the Lost Pines, drift along the Colorado River, and get a generous lung full of that gorgeous fresh air. Here are our picks for the best places to play in Bastrop for National Play Outside Day on February 5th, 2023.

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Free and Fabulous Things to Do in Bastrop, TX

If it’s true that the best things in life are free, then Bastrop just might be where that rumor started. You can have a great time here and it doesn’t have to cost a dime. Here’s the list of our favorite free things to do in Bastrop. Bastrop State Park The beautiful, peaceful sites in Bastrop State…

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Explore the Best of Bastrop with Our Planning App

Want to have an amazing time in Bastrop? Well, we’ve got an app for that! Our Visit Bastrop Texas app is available on both Apple and Android and lets you plan your perfect Bastrop vacay. You can: Mark events, attractions and tours you want to visit See a map of what to check out in Bastrop based on…

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The Best Spots to Savor the Sunset in Bastrop

We’re not saying Bastrop has a lock on spectacular sunsets, but it’s definitely one of our specialties. With the famous Loblolly Pines, the Colorado River, and a charming, historic community, we’ve got a lot of spots for you to settle in and take in an amazing sunset. Here are our favorite spots:…

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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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Get Spooky in Bastrop this Halloween

Bastrop is home to a long and fascinating history, promising an unforgettable and even spooky escape this Halloween! Check out our list of Halloween fun happening in Bastrop this month! Haunted Night Zips Your favorite zip line tour gets SPOOKY this Halloween season. Night time zips with an added…

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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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5 Reasons to See Bastrop’s Veterans Day Car Show

Hop in your ride and roll on over to Bastrop this Veterans Day weekend (Nov. 8-9) for 14 th Annual “Heroes & Hot Rods” Veterans Day Cruise In & Car Show. Here are just a few reasons it’s worth a trip (besides the fact that it’s free and a must-see!): You’ll Get to See 450 Dream Rides The Bastrop Area…

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Free Things to Do in Bastrop

Bastrop is a true Texan hidden gem that guarantees an unforgettable, down-to-earth experience giving you more bang for your buck! These are just a few ideas of free things to enjoy in our charming town: Brush Up on History Learn the fascinating story of Bastrop’s beginnings as a German colony…

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