In spring, Wimberley, Texas, transforms into a picturesque haven. The Texas Hill Country comes alive with wildflowers, offering stunning views of rolling hills and clear waters and is the perfect place to spend Spring Break…or just a break during Spring. Explore Blue Hole Regional Park trails, take a scenic drive through Devil’s Backbone, and enjoy outdoor adventures like hiking and bird watching in the moderate temperatures. Within a short drive from Austin & San Antonio, Spring in Wimberley is a feast for the senses, providing a welcome escape.

Spring blooms in Wimberley, Wimberley Market Days crowd, Total Solar Eclipse in the Texas Hill Country, Butterfly Festival at Emily Ann Theater and Gardens

Market Days continues in the Spring

Wimberley Market Days, held on the first Saturday of every month, is a must-visit during spring. This open-air market features diverse vendors offering handmade crafts, antiques, and local delicacies. Immerse yourself in the community, discover unique treasures, and savor local flavors at this lively event. For more details & pro tips on Market Days, take a look at our blog on Market Days

Total Solar Eclipse 2024

On April 8, 2024, Wimberley becomes a prime location to witness a Total Solar Eclipse. Positioned in the eclipse’s path of totality & low light pollution, Wimberley offers a unique celestial spectacle. Plan a trip, set up your eclipse viewing spot, and witness the awe-inspiring beauty of the sun being briefly obscured. It’s a unique experience that combines the natural wonders of Wimberley with the cosmic wonders of the universe. Grab your eclipse glasses and join us in Wimberley for this once in a lifetime experience for 2 minutes & 2 seconds of totality.

Star Party at Blue Hole Regional Park

Come to Wimberley on April 13th at 7:30pm for unforgettable evening of stargazing in the Hill Country at our Star Party event hosted at Blue Hole Regional Park! Bring your family and friends to gaze at the stars and enjoy fascinating presentations by the Wimberley Dark Sky Committee. The Texas State Astronomy Club will also be on hand to share their telescopes and knowledge.

Pro-Tips: Don’t forget to bring lawn chairs or a blanket, a picnic, and a flashlight to enhance your stargazing experience. The event takes place at the soccer fields at Blue Hole Regional Park, where restrooms and water fountains are accessible throughout the event. Note that the event is weather permitting, including heavy cloud coverage.

Enjoy the Butterfly Festival at Emily Ann Theater & Gardens

Celebrate the delicate beauty of butterflies at the Butterfly Festival hosted by the Emily Ann Theater and Gardens on April 20, 2024 from 9:00-5:00 p.m. Admission & parking are free but donations are greatly appreciated! This is one of EmilyAnn’s biggest fundraisers!┬áThis family-friendly event takes place amid the enchanting blooms of spring. Enjoy the release of thousands of butterflies, interactive exhibits, educational activities, and even sponsor a butterfly box, contributing to conservation efforts. The festival provides a wonderful opportunity to connect with nature and support a vital cause.

Birding Bliss in the Hill Country

For bird enthusiasts, the Hill Country area offers a birding paradise. With its diverse habitats, you can spot a variety of species, from colorful warblers to majestic raptors. Grab your binoculars and explore the trails around Wimberley for an unforgettable birding experience during this vibrant season.

Other events going on this Spring

March 30: Easter Egg Hunt & 5K
Every Friday in the Month of April: Friends of Wimberley Parks Concert Series
April 20, 2024 @ 6:00-10:00pm: First Annual Wimberley Film Festival
May 4, 2024 @ 8:00pm: Star Wars Movies in the Park- Empire Strikes Back

Planning Your Visit to Wimberley in the Spring

As spring kicks off, so do wedding and graduation season, it’s crucial to secure your accommodations early. Make Wimberley Getaways your home base for an unforgettable stay. Our properties offer comfort and convenience, ensuring you have a relaxing retreat after a day of exploring Wimberley.

Wimberley in spring offers a blend of natural wonders, community spirit, and celestial marvels. Whether you’re exploring the great outdoors, shopping at the market, witnessing a total solar eclipse, or reveling in the beauty of butterflies, there’s something for everyone during Spring break in our charming Texas town.

10 Post

Gari-Ann Kia