The Lost Pines Knife Show is a family-friendly event showcasing dozens of Texas knifemakers selling their custom-made knives, live knifemaking and blacksmithing demos, live music and food trucks! Try your hand at axe throwing or forge your own horseshoe knife! Don't miss Central Texas' largest knife show this weekend September 30 - October 1!

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“Bye Bye Summer” Art Celebration in Bastrop

We’re sending off summer with a fond farewell at “Bye Bye Summer,” a free event in Downtown Bastrop on Saturday, September 30th. This walking art tour will be a visual feast with over 120 urban sketchers creating live art during the event, plus 16 art galleries and studios featuring work from over…

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From Bastrop With Love: Holiday Gift Ideas

The best gifts are always from the heart and in Bastrop, TX we’re especially good at getting that part right. As one of the friendliest towns in Texas, giving is one of the things we do best and it shows. Take a virtual peek at some of the heartwarming gifts Bastrop has to offer. Time Together…

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Lose Yourself in a Lost Pines Christmas in Bastrop

There’s something truly magical about a Lost Pines Christmas in Bastrop, TX. It’s a charming, small-town holiday celebration we enjoy every year. Picture just about any Hallmark movie you’ve ever seen and add in historic buildings, super friendly folk, a parade, a huge tree and you’ll have it just…

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Shop at Incredible Mom & Pops in Bastrop

One of the friendliest towns in Texas, there’s definitely a strong family vibe in Bastrop. Might explain why there are so many mom & pop shops here. You can easily spot them. It’s in the way they care for their customers, almost like you’re one of their own, and in the quality of their food and…

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