Resources for Holding Events Downtown

 Downtown San Marcos: Event Rentals and Catering

      Are you looking to host an event Downtown? Main Street can help you find local businesses to host and cater your event. Listed below are wonderful options to house your event:


LBJ Museum

Available space: 

  •       Second floor Auditorium [capacity 100]
  •       Second floor Meeting Room facing courthouse lawn [capacity 30]
  •       Second floor Exhibit Area [capacity 75]
  •       First floor Main Museum Exhibit Area is available on a limited basis for smaller groups [capacity 30-50] 

Contact: Ralph Garcia,


  Just South of the Square

o   Available space: 900 sq. feet

o   Capacity: 40

o   Contact: Kayli Head: 512-738-5593


o   Available space: open room w/stage and balcony seating upstairs

§  Capacity: 1000

   Contact: Omar,


·         The Price Center

o   Available space:

      1910 Room: [capacity: 120]                                                                                                1893 Room [capacity 60]

      Additional Rooms: [capacity 15-60]


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o   Contact: Clay, 512.392.2900

Blue Dahlia Bistro “Secret Garden”

o   Available space: outdoor garden

o   Capacity: 40

o   Contact: Jessi,


o   Available space: Sanctuary: [capacity: 450]

                               Activity Center: [capacity: 250]

                               Educational Spaces: [capacity: 10-50]

o   Contact: Lydia,



o   Available space: Rooftop [capacity: 150]

                             Beer garden [capacity: 250]

                             Restaurant [capacity: 120] 

o   Capacity: ~500

o   Contact: Carlos,


Root Cellar Bakery

o   Available space: 1 room, indoors

o   Capacity: 40 seats, 50 cocktail

o   Contact: Vanessa,

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    Kissing Alley

o   Available space: Kissing Alley

o   Capacity: 100

o   Apply for a permit here


o   Available space: indoor rooms

o   Capacity: 36-48

o   Contact: Heritage Association,


o   Available space: outdoor gazebo and park

o   Capacity: open

o   Contact: Parks & Rec, 512.393.8400

Another thing you might consider when planning an event is to have a downtown business cater for you. We’ve compiled a list of amazing businesses that can help keep your guests satisfied for any occasion:


·      Root Cellar Catering

·         Blue Dahlia Bistro

·         Sean Patrick’s

·         AquaBrew

·         Price Center (Chef Ray)

·         Italian Garden

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