20 miles north on IH 35. State Capital, LBJ Library, University of Texas, 6th Street, Aquafest (August).
8 miles south on IH 35. Southwest Texas State University, Aquarena Springs, Chilympiad (September), San Marcos Factory Shops, WonderWorld
20 miles west on FM 150 & FM 3237. Market Day (giant 450 booth flea market lst Saturday April - Dec.), Art in Progress (3rd Saturday), Hillaceous Bike Tour (October), Pioneer Town, Gospel Music Festival (October), Christmas in the Hills (December), 4th of July Rodeo.
30 miles south on IH 35. Wurstfest (October). Old Gruene Days, Schlitterbahn Water Park (summer), river tubing, Weihnachtmarket (Christmas Market), Factory Outlet Mall.
55 miles south on IH 35. The Alamo, Paseo del Rio, Sea World, Fiesta Texas, Spurs Basketball, Hemisphere Tower, Texas Institute of Cultures, Rodeo (February), Fiesta, Texas Folk Life Festival, Nissan Grand Prix..