The Alamo City Dance Company’s “The Nutcracker” Comes to Life

The Nutcracker
Holiday decorations are going up in stores, and Christmas tree lots are opening across San Antonio. That means it’s also time for The Nutcracker. The Alamo City Performing Arts Association is presenting the 25th-anniversary performance of the Nutcracker. This performance features the Alamo City Dance Company with guest artists KL... [read more]

It’s Christmas at the Caverns in San Antonio

christmas at the caverns
Natural Bridge Caverns has been the place to go for Christmas for years and years. Each year, it seems like the caverns do even more for the Christmas season, and this year will be the best Christmas at the Caverns yet. With music, ziplines, and more, it’s a great time... [read more]

Mariachi Vargas Extravaganza

Mariachi Band
What’s that sound you hear? It’s mariachi! That’s right, it’s time for the annual Mariachi Vargas Extravaganza. This event takes place around San Antonio and features concerts and competitions. It’ll also have instrumental and vocal workshops for people of all skill levels. The event begins with Mariachi Mass at Mission San... [read more]

Don’t Miss This Year’s Holiday River Parade

Ford Holiday River Parade
The Holiday River Parade is a San Antonio tradition. It takes place every year on the day after Thanksgiving, putting this year’s parade on Nov. 24 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Tickets are available for various viewing areas, and there are also free viewing areas available. While the parade... [read more]

Six Flags Fiesta Texas Holiday in the Park

Holiday in the Park
They say that Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year, and it’s easy to believe when you go to Six Flags Fiesta Texas Holiday in the Park. This Texas-sized celebration knows how to bring the holiday cheer. The event lasts from Nov. 8–Jan. 7 and includes all the... [read more]

Mark Your Calendars for Luminaria 2017

Luminaria 2017
San Antonio’s coolest art festival is coming back for its tenth year in a row. The 10th Annual Luminaria Contemporary Arts Festival will be on Nov. 10–11. in the Hemisfair District. The free event takes place on Nov. 10 from 7 p.m. to midnight, while ticketed events will occur on... [read more]

Join Us for a German Celebration at Wurstfest 2017

Wurstfest 2017
You don’t have to go all the way to Germany to have some German-inspired fun. Head about 35 minutes down the road to New Braunfels and enjoy all-you-can-eat German fun at Wurstfest. This one-of-a-kind festival takes place on Nov. 3–12 and is full of sausage-inspired fun. This festival is about more... [read more]

Don’t Miss the Zoo Boo at the San Antonio Zoo

Zoo Boo at San Antonio Zoo
If you’re looking for some family-friendly fun, Whataburger Zoo Boo is perfect for you and the family. Just stop by the San Antonio Zoo on Saturdays and Sundays from Sept. 30–Oct. 29 to enjoy this non-spooky celebration. There will be a trick-or-treat station, pumpkin painting, a costume contest, a hay... [read more]

Be a Superhero for a Child: Transplants for Children 5k

Transplants for Children's Super Heroes 5K Run
Children who get transplants are like superheroes. Honor and support these children at the Transplants for Children Super Heroes 5k Run. The race will take place at Nelson W. Wolff Municipal Stadium on Oct. 14, and the proceeds will benefit Transplants for Children, the only organization that provides pediatric transplant... [read more]