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.

Go Outside

MAIN EVENT - First Friday ArtWalk

  • Main Street Businesses
  • Main Street
  • Bastrop, TX 78702
  • Dates: 3/3/2023, 4/7/2023, 5/5/2023, 6/2/2023, 7/7/2023, 8/4/2023, 9/1/2023, 10/6/2023, 11/3/2023, 12/1/2023
  • Phone: (512) 810-9111
  • Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
  • Price: Free

Experience Bastrop in art and culture on the First Friday of every month with local artists featured at various downtown Bastrop locations and interactive experiences all along the way. How about a selfie in a famous work of art? Bring out your inner tribesman with a drum circle. Find "just the right" gift in stores and shops that offer First Friday specials. Many stops offer light snacks and beverages. Live music spills out into the streets. Most of all, though, we have FUN! Come see what you've been missing in Historic Downtown Bastrop. Every First Friday between 6pm and 8pm (ish).