Local Events

Our favorite farm, Sweet Berry Farm, is now open for strawberry season! They have you-pick strawberries and flowers, plus lots of fun activities for the kids.

Paint the Town Festival: Marble Falls annual plein air competition & art show, April 23-29. Artists from across the U.S. paint on location. Lakeside Pavilion is transformed into a gallery with works created by these artists.

Lakefest: drag boat racing on Lake Marble Falls, June 10-11 

Great Places for Dinner

The Real New Orleans Style Restaurant 

1700 RM 1431

Marble Falls, TX 78654


Delicious food and generous portions make The Real New Orleans Style Restaurant one of our favorites.

OLI’S KITCHEN (Mexican & American)

205 Main Street

Marble Falls, TX 78654

Oli's frozen margaritas are served with your choice of tequila in a test tube.


1125 HWY 281

Marble Falls, TX 78654



909 Second Street

Marble Falls, TX 78654



900 FM 1431 W.

Marble Falls, TX 78654

Specialty Eating Spots


TEXAS ELITE MEAT (meat market & grill)

204 Main Street

Marble Falls, Texas 78654


BLUE BONNET CAFE (amazing pies)

5703, 211 US-281

Marble Falls, TX 78654


RIVER CITY GRILLE (great place to grab a drink overlooking the river)

700 1st St

Marble Falls, TX 78654


FLAT CREEK WINERY  (closest restaurant to the cottage – pavilion menu; reservations menu)

24912 Travis Peak Trail

Marble Falls, TX 78654

Things To Do

Balcones Canyonlands National Wildlife Refuge 

East entrance (Warbler Vista): 21646 ½ E. FM 1431 Lago Vista, TX 78654 is 9.7 miles from Hill Country Highland.

West entrance (Doeskin Ranch): 10645 FM 1174 Bertram, TX 78605 is 10.7 miles from Hill Country Highland.

The refuge is 72 square miles and includes more than 9 miles of hiking trails. Most public areas of the refuge are open 365 days a year from sunrise to sunset and do not require reservations or a fee to visit.

Guided hikes are offered throughout the year and can be booked through the Friends of Balcones Canyonlands website.


Holiday Attractions

Marble Falls is decked out for Christmas with a fantastic Walkway of Lights at Lakeside Park (and it’s free.)

There’s also an ice skating rink and lots of lights on Main Street.

Check out all the Marble Falls Christmas information here.