Gatesville is home to the largest known spur collection in the world. The Texas Legislature named the town the "Spur Capital of Texas." The area also is part of the Texas Brazos Trail region. Camping is available near the downtown area. See first-run movies at The Last Drive-In Picture Show, one of the few still operating in Texas.

Nearby Pearl hosts the monthly Pearl Bluegrass Jam and Stage Show (

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