In Dripping Springs, Local Events, Things to Do

Dripping Springs has a lot going on. Below you can stay up to date on all the events happening in and around the Drip this January. If you have any events you want us to include, email our events editor.

Dripping Springs Lone Star Farmer’s Market

When: Saturday, January 11 from 4pm to 8pm, January 18 from 4pm to 8pm

Where: Treaty Oak Distilling, 16604 Fitzhugh Rd, Dripping Springs, TX

Why: Dripping Springs has so many great farmers, ranchers, and local producers, it would be a shame to not take advantage of an even that puts them all in one place. The Lone Star Farmer’s Market is a bi-weekly event hosted at the picturesque Treaty Oak Distillery. There, you can get goods and merch from local growers int he Dripping Springs area. The event is sponsored by TX Artisan.

The Best Little Film Series in Texas Showings at Desert Door, Fridays

When: January 10 at 7pm and January 24 at 7pm.

Where: Desert Door Distillery, 211 Darden Hill Rd, Driftwood, TX 78619

Why: The Best Little Film Series in Texas celebrates great cinema that was made in or is about the State of Texas. Each film receives an introduction and historical context from host Zackary Stover. Attendees can get nice cocktails from the bar, enjoy complimentary popcorn and more. This month, the Desert Door is showing Rhinestone Cowboy (1/10) and Dazed and Confused (1/24). Movies are shown every other Friday. You can RSVP here.

Dripping Springs Farmer’s Market – Every Wednesday

When: Every Wednesday from 3 – 6pm

Where: The Triangle at Veteran’s Memorial Park,  151 E Mercer St, Dripping Springs, TX 78620

Why: Want to get top-of-the-line, locally-sourced produce and meats right in town? The Dripping Springs Farmer’s Market is your best bet. Snack on some local fare while you shop the great selection our local farmer’s have to offer. This even is held weekly on Wednesday afternoons from 3 – 6pm.

Texas Wine Growers Tasting Series: Vineyard Designated Wines

When: Sun, January 12, 2020, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM CST

Where: Hawk’s Shadow Estate Winery, 7500 McGregor Lane, Dripping Springs, TX 78620

Why: This event promises a whopping 16 wines from 16 Texas growers, most of which are based around the Dripping Springs area. They’re showcasing only estate wines, meaning that those wines are made entirely of grapes grown, processed, and fermented in the area. Featured wineries include: Calais Winery, Hawk’s Shadow Winery, Lewis Wines, Lost Draw Cellars, Perissos Vineyard and Winery, Pontotoc Vineyard, Westcave Cellars and William Chris Vineyards. This event is put on by Texas Wine Growers. Click here for tickets and event details.

Hays County Livestock Show Buyers Gala

When: January 18 from 7 – 10pm

Where: Dripping Springs Ranch Park & Event Center, 1042 Event Center Dr, Dripping Springs, TX 78620

Why: This adults-only event is a thank you for all those who have supported the Hays County Livestock show in 2019, or plan to in 2020. The casino themed event will feature food, drinks, music. Tickets are required if you spent less than $500 at the HCLE Auction this year. Get your tickets to the event.

Meet the Makers Event at Jester King Brewery: Barton Springs Mill

When: Sat, January 25, 2020, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM CST

Where: The Hall at Jester King Brewery, 13187 Fitzhugh Road, Austin, TX 78736

Why: This event put on by tasteMAKERS is a unique opportunity to meet and learn from those who have made something from scratch. This month’s event, sponsored by brands like Easy Tiger, Sour Duck, Treaty Oak, and Lick Ice Creams, features Barton Springs Mill founder, James Brown. He’ll talk about his process, his product, and put on a cooking demo with his grain.

Ribbon Cutting for Style & Groom by Priscilla

When: Thursday, January 30, 2020 5:00 PM

Where: 206 W Mercer St, Dripping Springs, TX 78620

Why: Come celebrate the opening of a new local business! Community events like this are why we love living in the Drip!

Hill Country Wellness Reset 2020

When: January 31st at 9am – February 1st at 4:30pm 

Where: Old Glory Ranch, 3633 River Rd, Wimberley, TX 78676

Why: We are well into the new year so it’s a good time to check in with yourself and your new year’s goal and make sure you’re on track. The Hill Country Wellness Reset 2020 is a 2 day retreat-style event that features keynote speakers and wellness workshops to help you become the best version of yourself. Visit https://hcwellnessreset.com/ for ticket information, lodging, and more.

Dripping Springs January 2020 Live Music Calendar

JAN 8 WED

Dripping Springs Farmers Market every Wednesday

  • 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM
  • Veterans Memorial Park “The Triangle”
  • The Dripping Springs Farmers Market is held every Wednesday from 3:00pm – Dusk at the Triangle, Hwy 290 & RR 12.

JAN 8 WED

Tessy Lou Williams w/ Midland’s Jess Carson at Mercer Street Dancehall

  • 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
  • 23490 Ranch Road 12 Dripping Springs, TX 78619
  • Great voice, pure country sounds in a high energy show! Let’s keep Drippin’ dancin’ in the new hall!

JAN 9 THU

Thursday at Mercer Street Dancehall w/ Bob Appel

  • 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM
  • 23490 Ranch Road 12 Dripping Springs, TX 78620
  • FREE Show – 7pm Doors – music starts at 8pm (Bar Opens at 4pm)

JAN 10 FRI

Music at Sidecar Tasting Room

  • 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
  • 501 Old Fitzhugh Dripping Springs, TX 78620
  • Sidecar Tasting Room

JAN 10 FRI

Music at Jester King Brewery

  • 6:00 PM – 9:30 PM
  • Jester King Brewery

JAN 10 FRI

Music at Vista Brewing

  • 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
  • Vista Brewing
  • Live music, cold beers in Driftwood, TX

JAN 10 FRI

Bobby Mack at Mercer Street Dancehall

  • 8:30 PM – 11:55 PM
  • 23490 Ranch Road 12 Dripping Springs, TX 78620
  • $10 at the door – 7pm Doors – music starts at 8:30pm (BAR OPENS AT 4pm)

JAN 10 FRI

Rochelle and the Sidewinders at Hudson’s on Mercer

  • 8:30 PM – 11:30 PM
  • Hudson’s on Mercer – 512-894-2075
  • AMAZING AUSTIN BLUES, FUNK, AND R&B IS THE SURE WAY TO KEEP YOU MOVING AND SINGING UNTIL YOU ARE WORN OUT!! THIS BAND DELIVERS THE BEST!!

JAN 11 SAT

Wild Texas Music Series at Desert Door

  • 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
  • Desert Door
  • Music from local artists, seasonal craft cocktails plus a rotating Bartender’s Choice, and a rowdy Texas time. All ages and dogs welcome. Free to enjoy.

JAN 11 SAT

Music at Bell Springs Winery

  • 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
  • 3700 Bell Springs Road Dripping Springs, TX 78620
  • Come to Bell Springs Winery to enjoy some of our great wines, good company and listen to some of the best music in the Hill Country.

JAN 11 SAT

Music at Sidecar Tasting Room

  • 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
  • 501 Old Fitzhugh Dripping Springs, TX 78620
  • Sidecar Tasting Room

JAN 11 SAT

Kenny Orts at Mercer Street Dancehall

  • 8:30 PM – 11:55 PM
  • 23490 Ranch Road 12 Dripping Springs, TX 78619
  • $10 at the door – 7pm Doors – music starts at 8:30pm (Bar Opens at 4pm)

JAN 12 SUN

Music at Bell Springs Winery

  • 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
  • 3700 Bell Springs Road Dripping Springs, TX 78620
  • Come to Bell Springs Winery to enjoy some of our great wines, good company and listen to some of the best music in the Hill Country.

JAN 12 SUN

Music at Vista Brewing

  • 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
  • Vista Brewing
  • Live music, cold beers in Driftwood, TX

JAN 12 SUN

Second Sunday Matinee w/ 3 Chord Rodeo at Mercer Street Dancehall

  • 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM
  • 23490 Ranch Road 12 Dripping Springs, TX 78620
  • 3-6pm – $8 at the door (Bar Opens at 1pm)

JAN 12 SUN

Wild Texas Music Series at Desert Door

  • 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
  • Desert Door
  • Music from local artists, seasonal craft cocktails plus a rotating Bartender’s Choice, and a rowdy Texas time. All ages and dogs welcome. Free to enjoy.

JAN 15 WED

Dripping Springs Farmers Market every Wednesday

  • 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM
  • Veterans Memorial Park “The Triangle”
  • The Dripping Springs Farmers Market is held every Wednesday from 3:00pm – Dusk at the Triangle, Hwy 290 & RR 12.

JAN 16 THU

Thursday at Mercer w/ Georgia Parker

  • 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM
  • Mercer Street Dancehall
  • FREE Show – 7pm Doors – music starts at 8pm (Bar Opens at 4pm)

JAN 17 FRI

Music at Family Business Beer Company

  • 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
  • Family Business Beer Company

JAN 17 FRI

Wild Texas Music Series at Desert Door

  • 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
  • Desert Door
  • Music from local artists, seasonal craft cocktails plus a rotating Bartender’s Choice, and a rowdy Texas time. All ages and dogs welcome. Free to enjoy.

enjoy.

JAN 17 FRI

Music at 12 Fox Beer Co.

  • 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • 12 Fox Beer Co. – 512- 626-4458
  • Live Music Saturday! Come for the beer, stay for the music! *Brewery open from Noon to 9 pm. All ages welcome and admission is FREE.

JAN 17 FRI

Music at Jester King Brewery

  • 6:00 PM – 9:30 PM
  • Jester King Brewery

JAN 17 FRI

Music at Sidecar Tasting Room

  • 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • 501 Old Fitzhugh Dripping Springs, TX 78620
  • Sidecar Tasting Room

JAN 17 FRI

Music at Vista Brewing

  • 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
  • Vista Brewing
  • Live music, cold beers in Driftwood, TX

JAN 17 FRI

Sour Bridges at Mercer Street Dancehall

  • 8:30 PM – 11:55 PM
  • 23490 Ranch Road 12 Dripping Springs, TX 78620
  • $10 at the door – 7pm Doors – music starts at 8:30pm (Bar Opens at 4pm)

JAN 18 SAT

Music at Bell Springs Winery

  • 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
  • 3700 Bell Springs Road Dripping Springs, TX 78620
  • Come to Bell Springs Winery to enjoy some of our great wines, good company and listen to some of the best music in the Hill Country.

JAN 18 SAT

Wild Texas Music Series at Desert Door

  • 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
  • Desert Door
  • Music from local artists, seasonal craft cocktails plus a rotating Bartender’s Choice, and a rowdy Texas time. All ages and dogs welcome. Free to enjoy.

JAN 18 SAT

Music at Sidecar Tasting Room

  • 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • 501 Old Fitzhugh Dripping Springs, TX 78620
  • Sidecar Tasting Room

JAN 18 SAT

The Pearl Snaps at Mercer Street Dancehall

  • 8:30 PM – 11:55 PM
  • Mercer Street Dancehall
  • $10 at the door – 7pm doors – music starts at 8:30pm / Dance Lesson starts at 7:30pm (included in ticket price) Bar Opens at 4pm

JAN 19 SUN

Music at Family Business Beer Company

  • 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
  • Family Business Beer Company

JAN 19 SUN

Music at Bell Springs Winery

  • 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
  • 3700 Bell Springs Road Dripping Springs, TX 78620
  • Come to Bell Springs Winery to enjoy some of our great wines, good company and listen to some of the best music in the Hill Country.

JAN 19 SUN

Music at Vista Brewing

  • 3:00 PM – 5:30 PM
  • Vista Brewing
  • Live music, cold beers in Driftwood, TX

JAN 19 SUN

Wild Texas Music Series at Desert Door

  • 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
  • Desert Door
  • Music from local artists, seasonal craft cocktails plus a rotating Bartender’s Choice, and a rowdy Texas time. All ages and dogs welcome. Free to enjoy.

JAN 22 WED

Dripping Springs Farmers Market every Wednesday

  • 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM
  • Veterans Memorial Park “The Triangle”
  • The Dripping Springs Farmers Market is held every Wednesday from 3:00pm – Dusk at the Triangle, Hwy 290 & RR 12.

JAN 24 FRI

Music at Sidecar Tasting Room

  • 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
  • 501 Old Fitzhugh Dripping Springs, TX 78620
  • Sidecar Tasting Room

JAN 24 FRI

Wild Texas Music Series at Desert Door

  • 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
  • Desert Door
  • Music from local artists, seasonal craft cocktails plus a rotating Bartender’s Choice, and a rowdy Texas time. All ages and dogs welcome. Free to enjoy.

JAN 24 FRI

Music at Family Business Beer Company

  • 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
  • Family Business Beer Company

JAN 24 FRI

Music at Jester King Brewery

  • 6:00 PM – 9:30 PM
  • Jester King Brewery

JAN 24 FRI

Music at Vista Brewing

  • 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
  • Vista Brewing
  • Live music, cold beers in Driftwood, TX

JAN 24 FRI

Mike Stinson at Mercer Street Dancehall

  • 8:30 PM – 11:55 PM
  • Mercer Street Dancehall
  • $10 at the door – 7pm Doors – music starts at 8:30pm (Bar Opens at 4pm)

JAN 25 SAT

Music at Family Business Beer Company

  • 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
  • Family Business Beer Company

JAN 25 SAT

Music at Bell Springs Winery

  • 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
  • 3700 Bell Springs Road Dripping Springs, TX 78620
  • Come to Bell Springs Winery to enjoy some of our great wines, good company and listen to some of the best music in the Hill Country.

JAN 25 SAT

Music at Sidecar Tasting Room

  • 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
  • 501 Old Fitzhugh Dripping Springs, TX 78620
  • Sidecar Tasting Room

JAN 25 SAT

Fingerpistol at Mercer Street Dancehall

  • 8:30 PM – 11:55 PM
  • 23490 Ranch Road 12 Dripping Springs, TX 78620
  • $10 at the door – 7pm doors – music starts at 8:30pm / Dance Lesson starts at 7:30pm (included in ticket price) Bar Opens at 4pm

JAN 25 SAT

Cheap Sunglasses Band at Hudson’s on Mercer Street

  • 9:00 PM – 11:55 PM
  • Hudson’s on Mercer – 512-894-2075
  • CSB continues our Worldwide Texas Tour at Hudson’s on Mercer in Dripping Springs! Come rock with us as we celebrate the music of that little ol’ band

from Texas! Have mercy!

JAN 26 SUN

Music at Family Business Beer Company

  • 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
  • Family Business Beer Company

JAN 26 SUN

Music at Hill Country Tasting Room

  • 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
  • Hill Country Tasting Room – 512-829-8977
  • We’re excited to have Richard to the tasting room for the first time! We love his flavor of folk and Americana music and we can’t wait for him to play for us. Check out some of Richard’s work here: https://youtu.be/QbCdrDBh7Wk

JAN 26 SUN

Music at Bell Springs Winery

  • 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
  • 3700 Bell Springs Road Dripping Springs, TX 78620
  • Come to Bell Springs Winery to enjoy some of our great wines, good company and listen to some of the best music in the Hill Country.

JAN 26 SUN

Music at Vista Brewing

  • 3:00 PM – 5:30 PM
  • Vista Brewing
  • Live music, cold beers in Driftwood, TX

JAN 29 WED

Dripping Springs Farmers Market every Wednesday

  • 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM
  • Veterans Memorial Park “The Triangle”
  • The Dripping Springs Farmers Market is held every Wednesday from 3:00pm – Dusk at the Triangle, Hwy 290 & RR 12.

JAN 30 THU

Thursday at Mercer w/ Doug Strahan

  • 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM
  • Mercer Street Dancehall
  • FREE Show – 7pm Doors – music starts at 8pm (Bar Opens at 4pm)

JAN 31 FRI

Music at Family Business Beer Company

  • 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
  • Family Business Beer Company

JAN 31 FRI

Music at Sidecar Tasting Room

  • 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
  • 501 Old Fitzhugh Dripping Springs, TX 78620
  • Sidecar Tasting Room

JAN 31 FRI

Music at Jester King Brewery

  • 6:00 PM – 9:30 PM
  • Jester King Brewery

JAN 31 FRI

The Saddle Sores at Mercer Street Dance Hall

  • 8:30 PM – 11:55 PM
  • Mercer Street Dancehall
  • $10 at the door – 7pm Doors – music starts at 8:30pm (Bar Opens at 4pm)
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