This beautiful park is covered with Live Oak trees and offers visitors dozens of privately situated picnic tables and barbeque pits to choose from. The evening culminates in a fireworks extravaganza off the top of the Tower of the Americas. This event is outdoors, so it is weather-permitting; check the for cancelations. Every Saturday, the Pearl is host to an amazing Farmer's Market and has become a traditional Saturday event for locals. The class will run from 10 a. When: December 21, 5:00 p.
Whether you have a bike or just rent one at a nearby shop, this is a perfect early-week activity to take visitors out on a tour of the city -- or, to just head out on your own and meet a hundred new friends. Take the family to Six Flags Fiesta Texas for this holiday event. The season of is traditionally a time of homecomings and festive gatherings with family and friends in San Antonio, Texas. Look no further for the best free and cheap things to do in San Antonio this week! San Antonio Zoo, 3903 North St. Typically, you can also find plenty of nearby food trucks, and yes, you can get a variety of craft beers and margaritas at Con Safos. The Culinary Institute and the Aveda School have facilities at the Pearl and both are open to patrons. Music, food, and booze abound in this all-day affair at a sneaky good venue located right in the middle of Downtown.
Christmas is next week, can you believe it?! There will be self-guided tours of the festive campus through Jan 5. Located just below the headwaters of the San Antonio River, not far from downtown, Brackenridge Park has been a gathering spot since prehistoric times dating back 11,000 years and has since evolved into one of the most popular family hang-outs in San Antonio. One great way to tour drinking establishments on First Fridays is to join the group. Located on the western edge of downtown, near the Alamo, is a merging and celebration of this city's nature, art, and culture. We offer countless colors, styles, and options for every type of event from weddings to corporate functions to special occasions of all kinds, and our chair ties and table runners are the perfect finishing touch to make your event truly spectacular. The Briscoe Western Art Museum, named in honor of the late Texas Governor, Dolph Briscoe, Jr. There will be 10,000 pounds of snow!! Tips: — Local food trucks on-site — No alcohol, styrofoam or glass allowed — Smoking prohibited — Pets on leash welcome — Personal food allowed When: December 21, 7:30 p.
If you only visit one museum in San Antonio, make sure it's the McNay. Best of all -- the cost! Participants will be able to try their hand at a variety of sports including basketball, volleyball, soccer, softball, soccer and tennis. Ford Fiesta de las Luminarias in San Antonio Through Dec. It was once home to a bustling produce market. The garden offers a few places to eat and drink, including a , and the.
Big Blue Blocks 434 South Alamo St. Whether you've visited the Alamo city before or it's your first time, you must take advantage of the recently opened , located downtown. Admission is free from 4 p. The fans are diehard, the energy is undeniable, and the location is easy to get to. It's a nice place to sit and ponder. Alamo Drafthouse will have normal food and drink service during the event.
Here's a list of free events happening during spring break. The Quarry golf course is particularly unusual, in that nine of the holes are actually inside an old rock quarry -- y'know, hence the name. Selfridge, Jeremy Piven has been a force in showbiz for close to 40 years. Adults and children enjoy floating on river boats piloted by San Antonio's humorous tour guides. The most famous mission is, of course, the Alamo, but Missions Concepcion, San Jose, San Juan, and Espada are just as beautiful and slightly less mobbed with visitors , so don't overlook them.
Take pictures printed on-site with Santa Claus for you to take home! Your best bet will be to go around 7:30pm and have dinner at one of the Blue Star Complex restaurants or are both great choices , then follow it up with some jazz. The good news is there are plenty of free activities to enjoy that won't cost you a cent, although likely, once you start exploring you'll end up wanting to splurge on something, even if only a refreshing raspa shaved ice! Step back into a beautiful history as you tour the San Antonio Missions. When: December 22, 10:00 a. Admission is free here on Tuesday evenings. Read on for a list of free and cheap events in San Antonio this weekend: Friday Story Time at The Twig Book Shop What: Come listen to Miss Anastasia at The Twig for a seriously fun story time and a delightful craft. The step back in time will include kid and adult friendly theatrical performances, musical concerts, ice sculpting holiday decorations, and twinkling Christmas lights. If there is a special exhibition at this time, the special exhibition fee will still apply to adults.
These Spanish missions were more than churches. If you want to find the oldest dance hall in the Lone Star State, you'll have to make the trip back in time to this tiny community right outside New Braunfels. The best nights to go are one-dollar beer nights -- yes, they exist, and yes, craft beer is included. As a bonus, you can stop at open-air bars like the and bring your beverages on your walk. The San Antonio Natatorium will host free open swim and an array of free swimming activities from March 12 through 16. The Zumba class is from 10:30 a. Make sure everyone knows how to two-step by the end of the night -- including yourself -- or you've failed.
The graffiti is on point, too, so if you or your friends are Insta-famous or aspiring to be , this is a perfect place to take some good snaps. Admission to Dickens on Main will be free. The Alamo City is primarily known for. March 18: Beginners yoga at Confluence Park 310 West Mitchell St. Families can enjoy hot cocoa and thousands of twinkling lights choreographed to joyful holiday sounds, all for free! Concessions will be sold on-site. Santa will be singing a Christmas song with the guests, reading a short story, taking pictures, and even answering questions from the kids! Not only do they have a superb art collection, the museum itself is a work of art. Open select days, so check their calendar.