We’re pumped for pumpkins, y’all. The color, the spice, the photo potential … yep, Bastrop, TX is all in for all of it. As National Pumpkin Day on October 26, 2022, draws near, set your getaway plans to attend two of the best fall festivals in Central Texas. Head this way for pumpkin patches, hay rides and great food. It’s time to get your pumpkin time in. Here’s what you don’t want to miss in Bastrop.

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Board & Staff Information

 

Board of Directors

Tom Dickey - Nightlife & Entertainment (Chair)
Kerry Fossler - At Large (Incoming-chair)
Shawn Anthea-Pletsch - At Large
Jamie Creacy - Outdoors/Recreation
Jane Hunt - Arts
Amy Bailey - Film
Keith Spinden - Hyatt Regency Lost Pines
Dawn Sevcik Guerrero - Hotel/Lodging
Dan Gilkison - At Large
Dr. Kristi Lee - At Large
Kathy Danielson - Ex Officio
Becki Womble - Ex Officio
Susan Smith, CDME -  Ex Officio
 

Staff

Susan Smith, President/CEO, CDME  susan@visitbastrop.com
Ashton LaFuente, Director of Marketing, ashton@visitbastrop.com
Cherry Kay Abel, Director of Sales, cherrykay@visitbastrop.com
Stephanie Doradea, Support Manager, stephanie@visitbastrop.com

2021 - 2022 Board Meeting Schedule

  • October 20, 2022, 8:30 a.m. - Bastrop Convention Center, 1408 A Chestnut, Bastrop
  • November 17, 2022, 8:30 a.m. - Bastrop Convention Center, 1408 A Chestnut, Bastrop
  • January 19, 2023 8:30 a.m. - Bastrop Convention Center, 1408 A Chestnut, Bastrop
  • February 16, 2023, 8:30 a.m. - Bastrop Convention Center, 1408 A Chestnut, Bastrop
  • March 16, 2023, 8:30 p.m. - Bastrop Convention Center, 1408 A Chestnut, Bastrop
  • April 20, 2023, 8:30 p.m. - Bastrop Convention Center, 1408 A Chestnut, Bastrop
  • May 18, 2023, 8:30 p.m. - Bastrop Convention Center, 1408 A Chestnut, Bastrop
  • June 15, 2023, 8:30 p.m. - Bastrop Convention Center, 1408 A Chestnut, Bastrop
  • July 20, 2023, 8:30 p.m. - Bastrop Convention Center, 1408 A Chestnut, Bastrop
  • September 21, 2023, 8:30 p.m. - Bastrop Convention Center, 1408 A Chestnut, Bastrop

Dates, times and locations are subject to change.

ALL MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC ARE ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND VISIT BASTROP BOARD MEETINGS.  PLEASE CONTACT THE VISIT BASTROP OFFICE AT 512-332-8990 OR INFO@VISITBASTROP.COM FOR THE MOST CURRENT SCHEDULE OF MEETINGS AND AGENDAS. VISIT BASTROP IS COMMITTED TO COMPLIANCE WITH THE AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT.  REASONABLE MODIFICATIONS AND EQUAL ACCESS TO COMMUNICATIONS WILL BE PROVIDED UPON REQUEST.

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