It’s Park(ing) day downton on Friday

A series of parking spaces in downtown San Marcos will be transformed into oneday, interactive “pop-up parks” to celebrate International Park(ing) Day on Friday, Sept. 15 from 3 to 7 p.m. at the corner of Guadalupe St. and San Antonio St.

Park(ing) Day is an annual, worldwide day where artists, businesses, and residents transform parking spots and unused pavement into temporary public parks, art galleries, libraries, and other creative destinations. Whether you’re working downtown, grabbing dinner, or just taking a stroll through San Marcos the temporary parklet can be great place to enjoy the evening.  

The destination will feature native plants, music, games, seating, bike parking, information and education. This event is made possible through collaboration with the San Marcos Bike Advocacy Group, Main Street Program, Texas State Student Urban Planning Organization (SUPO), San Marcos Discovery Center, and local volunteers.

Park(ing) Day SMTX is hosted by the cty of San Marcos Development Services Department. For more information visit:  http://parkingday.org/   or the San Marcos Main Street Program at 512-393-8430.

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