Do you have a long list of wellness resolutions? Good news - staying on track can be easy, even when you’re traveling! Just off the beaten path, visit us for epic outdoor adventures. Bastrop offers an abundance of outdoor opportunities thanks to our perfect location on the banks of the Colorado River. Whether you’re into hiking, bird-watching, kayaking or camping—when you visit Bastrop, you’ll feel welcomed. Welcome To It All!

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Hometown Holler

This is your chance to throw the spotlight on the unsung heroes in your life and in our community: the mask making Mama, your favorite cashier at the local grocery store, the neighborhood kid who mows your lawn, and anyone in between. Receive a "holler" and be entered for a chance to win some local gifts and prizes - we're talkin' about the good stuff! Get loud and let's hear a holler for our heroes. 

Prizes include: 

  • One-Night Stay at Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort & Spa
  • Zip-Lining Adventure for Two at Zip Lost Pines
  • Tasting & Tour for Six & One Bottle of Honey Shine from Copper Shot Distillery
  • $100 Gift Card to Bastrop River Company 
  • $100 Gift Card to Texas Boot Company    
  • $100 Gift Card to Lost Pines Art Bazaar
  • $100 Gift Card to Spa Django 
  • $50 Gift Card to Ma'Coco 
  • $50 Gift Card to Southern Edge Boutique 
  • $50 Gift Card to Paw Paw's Catfish House
  • $50 Gift Card to Sugar Shack Bastrop 
  • $50 Gift Card to Maxine's Cafe & Bakery 
  • $50 Gift Card to Simply Sweet Cupcakes 


People who have received a "Hometown Holler" are listed here! 

Please submit your "holler" before July 31, 2020. Once the submission deadline has passed, we will pick several winners to receive one or more of the prizes listed above. Submissions are listed here. Please follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter and watch for updates! 

Bastrop Hometown Holler Form

What we need: 

Short video (less than one minute) or a quick write up of someone you would like to shine the spotlight on for a moment. This can be an essential employee, a front line worker, a family member, a community neighbor and more; anyone that has been a helper or someone you want to make sure gets recognition for their hard work.

How you submit:

1. Fill out the form at the bottom of this page, or
2. Send an email to

Please include:

1. The person you are submitting.
2. A quick description of why you chose them.
3. Anything else we should know about them?

FYI: only photos can be submitted using the file uploader below. Videos cannot be submitted by using the file uploader. Please send video submissions to 

For video submissions please use the prompt. 
"Hey Bastrop, my name is {NAME} and I want to give a shoutout to {NAME} followed by a brief description of why they are so awesome!

We'll select a few random winners to receive some local gifts and prizes! We're talking about good stuff! 

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