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Rio Grande Valley

The Valley’s standout culture matches its tropical terrain perfectly. It’s not stereotypical Texas—with its bright-colored birds and citrus orchards—and maybe that’s what makes it so Texan.

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Upcoming Events

The Legend of Big Bend

June 22

Critically acclaimed indie-classical group Montopolis turns West Texas tales into song in this conce...

Downtown Summerfest

June 22

Enjoy live music, food trucks, and games and activities for the whole family. ...

Wayback Wednesdays

June 5, 12, 19, 26

The history of Presidio La Bahia, Texas's only fully restored Spanish presidio, is brought to life e...

Nella in Concert

June 28

Nella’s music is a meeting place for her country’s folklore roots, the influence of her contempo...

Saturday Night Rodeo

June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

This rodeo in the San Antonio suburb of Bulverde features all types of Texas entertainment, from liv...

Fourth of July Celebration

July 4

Includes live music, food, and children's activities before a fireworks extravaganza after dark....

Hometown Freedom Fest

July 4

Enjoy live music, food trucks, a car show, and water activities for the whole family. ...

Goliad Market Days

July 13

This open-air, outdoor market has vendors placed around the beautiful courthouse square. The vendors...

International Sister Cities Festival

July 12-14

Close to 200 vendors from over 13 Mexican states showcase and sell their artisan products in this Me...

Saturday Night Rodeo

July 6, 13, 20, 27

This rodeo in the San Antonio suburb of Bulverde features all types of Texas entertainment, from liv...

Wayback Wednesdays

July 3, 10, 17, 24, 31

The history of Presidio La Bahia, Texas's only fully restored Spanish presidio, is brought to life e...

Goliad Market Days

Aug. 10

This open-air, outdoor market has vendors placed around the beautiful courthouse square. The vendors...

Battle of Medina Commemorative Ceremony and History Symposium

Aug. 17

This free, annual event honors those who died in the bloodiest battle for Texas independence 23 year...

Saturday Night Rodeo

Aug. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31

This rodeo in the San Antonio suburb of Bulverde features all types of Texas entertainment, from liv...

"SaddleUP—Texas Ranching Traditions"

June 7-Sept. 1

Jump in the saddle with this exhibition and experience real Texas ranchers who meet modern challenge...

The Calm Before the Storm

Sept. 7-8

Living historians and re-enactors bring to life the tense moments just before the Texan War for Inde...

Goliad Market Days

Sept. 14

This market has vendors placed around the beautiful courthouse square. The vendors and variety chang...

Dieciseis de Septiembre (Mexico Independence) Celebration

Sept. 15

Celebrate Mexican Independence Day with food booths and the traditional "grito" or shout for indepen...

Saturday Night Rodeo

Sept. 7, 14, 21, 28

This rodeo in the San Antonio suburb of Bulverde features all types of Texas entertainment, from liv...

Bee County Western Week

Oct. 3-6

Celebrate all things Western with a vendor exhibit hall, carnival, food truck grub, and a parade. ...

Goliad Market Days

Oct. 12

This market has vendors placed around the beautiful courthouse square. The vendors and variety chang...

Missions Tour de Goliad

Oct. 19

Do you like cycling, nature, and country backroads? Goliad's Missions Tour de Goliad combines all t...

Saturday Night Rodeo

Oct. 5, 12, 19, 26

This rodeo in the San Antonio suburb of Bulverde features all types of Texas entertainment, from liv...

Circle-N-Maze

Oct. 5-Nov. 4

Enjoy a 5.5-acre maze in the San Antonio area. This space is toddler friendly, as there is a miniatu...

Goliad Market Days

Nov. 9

This market has vendors placed around the beautiful courthouse square. The vendors and variety chang...

Feast of Sharing

Nov. 24

This is a Thanksgiving dinner open to all. ...

Saturday Night Rodeo

Nov. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

This rodeo in the San Antonio suburb of Bulverde features all types of Texas entertainment, from liv...

Pachanga de Palabras: A Westside Book Festival

Sept. 28

Join Echale Books, a traveling, bookselling popup, for a book festival. There are poets, book and zi...

San Antonio Black International Film Festival

Oct. 10-13

The inaugural Black International film festival in San Antonio presents indie films in competition t...

International Peace Market/Mercado de Paz

Nov. 29-Dec. 1

Celebrating the tradition of open-air markets, the Mercado de Paz brings people together as communit...

University Drafthouse BeerFest

Oct. 12

Come for the coolest craft beer in the country and stay for the mouth-watering food, live music, and...

¡Eso Es!: A Latinx Music Texas Tour

Sept. 1

Margin Walker presents ¡Eso Es! (Spanish for “That’s It!”), a new, four-city tour happening o...

Mariachi Lab

Sept. 15

Mariachi Lab showcases mariachi talent from San Antonio including high school, all-female, and top-l...

Hotel Emma's Sunday Supper with Chef Abraham Salum

Sept. 15

After growing up in Mexico City, Abraham Salum moved to the United States to attend the New England ...

Mala Luna Music Festival

Oct. 26-27

The fourth annual multi-day music festival is held each year on Halloween weekend. Since its incepti...

Hotel Emma's Sunday Supper with Chef Jonathan Perno

Oct. 27

Jonathan Perno is the Executive Chef at Los Poblanos in New Mexico. He trained at the California Cul...

Dia de los Muertos at Pearl

Nov. 1-2

Pearl honors the rich traditional Mexican holiday, Día de los Muertos, that remembers family and fr...

Luminaria

Nov. 9-10

This annual arts showcase is the only multidisciplinary contemporary arts festival of its kind in th...

Drift and Dine

Sept. 24-26

Experience a night to remember as you slowly "Drift and Dine" along the River Walk. Discover new res...

Fall Artisan Show

Oct. 11-13

Shop some of the most unique handmade merchandise available anywhere. Whether its jewelry, pottery, ...

Johnny Gill in Concert

Oct. 26

Johnny Gill has altered the sound of rhythm and blues music for over three decades with a signature ...

Lightning and Lasers Live

July 20

When the lights go down, a loud buzz generates, followed by streaks of lightning into the air. What ...

Dachtoberfest by Diamond Dachshund Rescue of Texas

Oct. 26

Enjoy dachshund races on the racetrack, costume contests, vendors, food trucks, beer, shopping, tric...

Wiz Khalifa in Concert

Aug. 4

Multi-platinum selling, Grammy- and Golden Globe-nominated recording artist Wiz Khalifa joins the Ma...

Summer Artisan Show

Aug. 2-4

Artisans display and sell their beautiful handmade merchandise along the San Antonio River Walk. Art...

Mariachi Camp

Aug. 5-9

The fourth annual mariachi camp focuses on mariachi history, music theory, arranging, transcribing, ...

George Lopez: The Wall World Tour

Aug. 9-10

Hilarious and groundbreaking star of TV, movies, and stand-up comedy, George Lopez brings The Wall W...

Slavic Soul Party

Aug. 24

Fiery Balkan brass, irresistible beats, Roma (gypsy) accordion wizardry, and virtuoso jazz chops mak...

Wishing Lanterns

Aug. 24

This is a meaningful experience of casting hand-held lanterns into the river in honor of loved ones,...

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