Blue Hole. Photo: Eric W. Pohl



Travel Region

Hill Country



This picturesque village is now a resort and retirement area and an artist enclave. It is characterized by cool, shady pools beneath towering cypress trees, cascades on the Blanco River, sparkling Cypress Creek, majestic hills and an abundance of white-tailed deer. Bed-and-breakfasts, vacation resorts and youth camps dot the area where outdoor recreation is the prime pasttime.

Upcoming Events

Fourth of July Rodeo

June 28-30

Wimberley VFW, 401 Jacobs Well Road

Sanctioned by the Cowboys Professional Rodeo Association, this rodeo includes bull riding, tie-down calf roping, bareback and saddle bronc riding, steer wrestling, team roping, women’s breakaway roping, and women’s barrel racing. Admission and parking proceeds are considered a donation to Post 6441 and used to support a variety of veterans and community programs and activities.

Fourth of July Parade

July 4

Downtown Wimberley , 100 Wimberley Sqaure

See a small-town patriotic parade through the downtown streets of Wimberley.

Art Crawl

Sept. 5

Downtown Wimberley, 100 Wimberley Square

Every first Thursday of the month, join along for an art crawl to all of Wimberley’s art galleries with live music, food and drinks, and fun.

BOO! Hole Halloween

Oct. 19

Blue Hole Regional Park, 100 Blue Hole Lane

Bring along your entire clan of ghosts, superheroes, zombies, and vampires. This is the place to be for an evening of spine-tingling fun and family-friendly chills that’ll have everyone screaming with delight.

The June 2024 cover of Texas Highways: Treasures from the Coast

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