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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We’re Eager for Easter in Bastrop

Hop in for a fresh and fun Easter weekend in Bastrop, Texas. With the weather being so welcoming, a picnic is a must, so we’ll fill you in on the best spots. We’ll also tell you where to head for a fantastic brunch with all kinds of Easter goodies. If you love dressing up the kiddos and watching…

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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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Enjoy a Laid-Back Labor Day in Bastrop

In Bastrop, we believe your one job should be to relax this Labor Day. The slow pace and welcoming folks in Bastrop make it the perfect place to rest from all your labors. There are amazing places to stay ranging from rustic to historic and from budget-friendly to 4-star luxury. Plus there are tons…

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The Best Holiday Treats Are in Bastrop

In all honesty, warm treats are the best part of the holiday season. And there’s something for everyone in Bastrop - from traditional buttery cookies to vegan and keto-friendly pies and pastries. Check out these local bakeries during your next trip for a delicious taste of the Christmas spirit…

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