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Upcoming Events

Ford Fiesta de las Luminarias

Nov. 30-Dec. 16

Experience the holiday serenity of the River Walk as you stroll along the lush banks of the San Anto...

Holiday Artisan Show

Dec. 14-16

Vendors display and sell beautiful handmade merchandise along the San Antonio River Walk. Artisans a...

Ford Holiday Boat Caroling

Nov. 30-Dec. 21

Four to six boats float on the river each night carrying a different group each hour performing live...

Light up the Night

Nov. 17-Dec. 31

The dazzling display of lights is choreographed to joyous holiday sounds bringing the season to life...

"Gesamtkunstwerk"

Oct. 4-Jan. 6

This installation featuring Jesse Amado reflects the artist's varied experiences while in residency ...

"Color of Confusion"

Oct. 4-Jan. 6

The piece features three video works by renowned Paris-based artist, Sylvie Blocher, that address is...

"Unearthed: Desenterrado"

Oct. 4-Jan. 6

Adriana Corral’s "Unearthed: Desenterrado" illustrates the complex history between the United Stat...

Monarchs: Brown and Native Artists in the Path of the Butterfly

Oct. 4-Jan. 6

This exhibition takes the migration path of the Monarch butterfly as a geographic range and a metaph...

Let's Rodeo Ball

Jan. 19

This upscale party features top entertainment, great food, dancing, and fun for not just fans of rod...

Piano Recital by Viktor Valkov

Jan. 20

"Lion of the Keyboard," the compelling pianist Viktor Valkov returns to the Camerata San Antonio sta...

Van Cliburn Silver Medalist Kenny Broberg, Classical Pianist In Concert

Jan. 25

Kenny Broberg’s award-winning classical play draws out the imagination and expresses a blazing dis...

Barbecue Cookoff and Festival

Jan. 25-26

The San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo Barbecue Cookoff is a championship event sanctioned by the Inte...

San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo Barbecue Cookoff and Festival

Jan. 25-26

A true championship cooking event. The IBCA-sanctioned cookoff features 320 teams of the world's bes...

Ruby City: A Living Legacy Lecture

Jan. 29

This event is a program with Sir David Adjaye, in honor of the completion of the new contemporary ar...

Western Heritage Parade and Cattle Drive

Feb. 2

Come out to this free event to step back in time and celebrate Texas and kick-off the San Antonio St...

Stampede 5K Run/Walk

Feb. 2

The Stampede 5K Run/Walk is an event for the whole family. The route ends at the historic La Villita...

Confucius Wishing Lanterns

Feb. 9

Enjoy the ethereal experience of casting lanterns into the river in honor of loved ones, hopes, drea...

Chucho Valdes, Jazz Pianist and his Trio: Jazz Bata

Feb. 9

Experience the return of legendary “dean” of Afro-Cuban Jazz Piano Chucho Valdez and his Trio Ja...

Asian Festival

Feb. 9

The family-friendly event features musical and cultural performances on multiple stages. Guests can ...

Texas Trail Roundup

Feb. 22-24

Join us for our annual international walk fest. Non-competitive walks great for the whole family tak...

San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo

Feb. 7-24

Support the annual San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo, held over more than two weeks....

Royal Masquerade Gala

March 1

Formal attire, masks, and beads set the tone as guests dance to live music, play casino games, dine ...

Bud Light Mardi Gras River Parade and Festival

March 2

A procession of decorated river floats transform the River Walk into a floating Mardi Gras celebrati...

Mardi Gras Artisan Show

March 1-3

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

Jazz on the River

March 2-5

Get your jazz fix with everything from brass bands, trios, and jazz ensembles as they float on the b...

Camerata San Antonio Concert

March 24

Enjoy a chamber music concert inspired by the strength of the human spirit in the face of the depth...

Yo-Yo Ma in Concert: The Bach Project

April 12

Arts San Antonio presents the greatest musician of our generation performing the most profound of al...

Camerata San Antonio Concert

May 12

Enjoy a chamber music concert inspired by the strength of the human spirit in the face of the depth...

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