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November, 2021 Calendar
Pony Friends Forever Convention November 5th, 1:00 pm - November 7th, 4:00 pm
My Little Pony collectors and fans of all ages are encouraged to attend this fun event at the Drury Plaza Hotel San Antonio, North Stone Oak, located at 823 N. Loop 1604E.
Guest speakers, activities, workshops, contests and shopping will be available for all.
Visit their website for additional information such as schedule of events, vendors, list of guest speakers and tickets prices: https://ponyfriendsforevercon.com/
Tree Day at the San Antonio Botanical Garden November 6th, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
This family-friendly event will include hands-on activities, tree giveaways and tree tours throughout 38 acres of beautiful gardens. Refreshments will be available for purchase as well!
Tickets are included with garden admission and membership.
Location address is 555 Funston Place in San Antonio.
Free Family Day: The Sweet Life November 7th, 1:00 - 4:00 pm
The McNay Art Museum, located at 6000 N. Braunfels Avenue in San Antonio, will be hosting a FREE family day in their indoor galleries and outside on the museum grounds to celebrate the completion of their Landscape Master Plan, as well as the Wayne Thiebaud 100: Paintings, Prints and Drawings exhibit. Event will feature art activities for the whole family, as well as performances and more.
Pre-registration is encouraged and will open up on Monday, October 25th.
Visit https://www.mcnayart.org/event/free-family-day-the-sweet-life/ for additional details.
The Fab Four - The Ultimate Tribute November 12th, 8:00 - 10:00 pm
Founded in 1997 in California by John Lennon impersonator, Ron McNeil, this Beatles tribute band has been dazzling audiences for decades with their renditions of recognizable iconic hits, such as, “Hey Jude”, “Penny Lane”, “I Wanna Hold Your Hand” and “Strawberry Fields Forever”.
The concert will take place at the Tobin Center in downtown San Antonio, located at 100 Auditorium Circle.
Please log onto: https://tobi.tobincenter.org/online/mapSelect.asp?BOparam%3A%3AWSmap%3A%3AloadMap%3A%3Aperformance_ids=285CDF2A-2DCF-4A0B-83B2-2762807D6D54 in order to purchase tickets.
San Antonio Auto & Truck Show 2021 November 12th - 14th, 2:00 - 10:00 pm
Cars! Trucks! Cool exotics! Live music! This spectacular event will have it all, as well as prizes, shopping and kids activities! Attendees will also be wowed by some new attractions not seen in previous events. Come down and check it out!
Location will be at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center at 900 E. Market Street in San Antonio.
Ticket prices range from $6 – $15 and are on sale right now.
Log onto https://saautoshow.com/shop/ for purchases.
Wilderness Oak PTA Turkey Trot November 13th, 8:00 - 11:00 am
This is the 2nd annual family 5k and 1-mile fun run/walk. Get those running shoes out of the closet, brush off the dust, and come on down to this fun event to help raise money for a local elementary school PTA which helps to fund much needed programs for students and teachers.
This event will begin at Wilderness Oak Elementary School, located at 21019 Wilderness Oak in San Antonio. The course will travel through Panther Springs Park and end back at the school.
All ages and abilities are welcome to enter this race, however, please leave all pets at home. Post race refreshments and music to enjoy as well!
T-shirts, medals and free raffle tickets will be given to every participant. Please visit https://runsignup.com/Race/TX/SanAntonio/WOTurkeyTrot/?fbclid=IwAR0nZ002ixeBCqJBPoZxmd_q4YwE9C-AwUDh-7FVu0UpkTv7jzKDzit32Ec for additional race information and registration.
The Dinner Detective November 20th, 6:00 - 9:00 pm
Enjoy this hilarious dinner murder mystery, known as America’s largest interactive event of its kind. No one is to be trusted as the culprit can be sitting at your very own table!
Delectable entrees include a choice of Sauteed Chicken Breast, Maple Salmon or Polenta Tower. Dinner also includes appetizers, Farm Fresh Salad, Chef’s Choice Dessert, as well as a choice of beverages.
Location: Sheraton Gunter Hotel, 205 East Houston Street in San Antonio.
General admission tickets are $63.99 plus tax & processing fee. An optional additional cost of $21.99 will include a “Suspect Package” which will get a member of your party incorporated into the show as a prime suspect…without their knowledge, making it a great add-on for birthday celebrations or any other occasion!
Ticket information can be found at: https://www.thedinnerdetective.com/san-antonio/event/saturday-november-20th-2021-san-antonio-tx/.
October, 2021 Calendar
Texas Comicon/Big Tex Comicon, October 8th - 10th
A pop culture convention that will appeal to the entire family! Come downtown to the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, located at 900 E. Market Street in San Antonio. Featured guests will include talent from your favorite tv shows, movies and comic strips with many opportunities for meet & greets, as well as autographs and photos. Vendors and artists will also have booths set up for shopping and browsing.
For additional information, including hours and ticket prices, please visit https://bigtexascomicon.com/.
San Antonio Fall Home & Garden Show, October 8th - 10th
This popular event will take place at the Alamodome at 100 Montana Street in downtown San Antonio and will feature over 200 booths with products and services to help inspire or plan your next home improvement project. Whether you want to browse through the many creative displays, listen to presentations from local professionals or speak with industry experts, you will find it all here. Children are welcome and are encouraged to visit the unique playsets that will be set up for their entertainment.
Admission is free for ages 16 and under. To purchase tickets and for additional information, please visit https://sanantoniofallhomeshow.mpetickets.com/.
El Taco Run Saturday, October 16th - Race starts at 7:30 am
Registration is now open for the annual 5k El Taco Run which will be held in person as well as virtually!
Meeting spot will be at the Rotunda Pavilion in Mission County Park, located at 6030 Padre Drive in San Antonio.
Awards will be given to male and female 1st place finishers in each age group category. All race participants will enjoy live music, refreshments, finisher medals and race t-shirts.
Additional race and registration information can be found at https://www.andiamorp.com/eltacorun/.
Maria Amparo Escandon Author Talk - Tuesday, October 12th from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
As part of Hispanic Heritage Month, the San Antonio Public Library will present an evening with LA Times #1 bestselling author and “Writer to Watch”, Maria Amparo Escandon, who will talk about her latest fast-paced novel, “L.A. Weather”, which follows the drama-filled lives of a Mexican-American family harboring secrets and deception.
Registration is required for this virtual event. Link can be found here: https://eventactions.com/eareg.aspx?ea=Rsvp.
BOOtanica - Saturday, October 23rd from 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wear your favorite costume and bring the entire family to the San Antonio Botanical Garden, located at 555 Funston Place, for this fun and spooky Halloween event. Activities will include trick or treating and other hands-on activities for the kids while soaking in the beauty of the surrounding magnificent gardens.
Tickets for this event are included with general and membership admission.
Beach Boys Concert - Monday, October 25th - 7:00 pm
The Beach Boys have been delighting fans with their California surf rock since the 1960s with hits such as “Good Vibrations”, “California Girls”, “Surfin’ USA” and “Kokomo”. Their cross country tour will feature a stop in San Antonio at the H-E-B Performance Hall, located at 100 Auditorium Circle.
For ticket prices and purchase information, please visit https://www.ticketmaster.com/event/Z7r9jZ1Ad7_0J?tmrid=TMR-3119926&routing=y.
September, 2021 Calendar
Film on the Green: Phantom of the Opera Friday, September 3rd from 8:00 - 11:00 PM
The San Antonio Museum of Art will host this outdoor film about a homicidal genius living beneath the opera house on their West Courtyard and is free and open to the public on a first come first served basis. Space is limited due to social distancing requirements so arrive early with your blankets and lawn chairs.
Food will be available for purchase, as well as a cash bar from TRE. In case of inclement weather, the film will be cancelled.
Location: 200 West Jones Avenue, San Antonio
Silent 8 Disco Sunday, September 5th at 5:00 PM (Gates open at 2:00 PM)
More than 50 DJ’s will play music all night long, accompanied by lighting & visual effects on a 30 foot stage outside Howl at the Moon in downtown San Antonio. The city’s largest outdoor silent disco party will be held on Crockett Street between Presa and Navarro.
Ticket price includes headphone rental, all night drink specials and admission to both Howl at the Moon and Merkaba. For ticket information and purchase, please visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/howl-at-the-moon-and-merkaba-present-silent-disco-8-tickets-156527721629.
Block Party 3 Labor Day Edition Sunday, September 5th from 1:00 - 11:00 PM
Looking for something fun to do with the family over Labor Day weekend? Come to downtown San Antonio for a fun family event! Location will be at 1172 Hoefgen Avenue.
Entertainment to include live music as well as DJ, Double R & E-Phlat Music, along with a car show, vendors, food trucks and more. Featured musical guests will include Tausha & The Band, RNS Band, The Experience Band. Special guests will be Just Brittnay & Mojoe and Dougie Fresh.
General admission is $20; VIP admission (includes meet & greet with artists, plus 3 drink tickets) is $40. Kids under 12 admission is $10. Tickets can be purchased here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/block-party-3-labor-day-edition-tickets-164422003639
William Shakespeare’s “As You Like It” September 9th - 26th (Performances start at 7:30 PM)
Bring your chairs and/or blankets to the San Antonio Botanical Garden, located at 555 Funston Place, and enjoy a magical evening performance under the stars. Chairs and masks will also be available for purchase should you need them.
“Love” is the theme of this spectacular rendition of Shakespeare’s comedy written in the late 1500’s. The story revolves around a heroine named Rosalind who finds her love interest deep in the forest in a most peculiar and entertaining way.
For ticket information and specific performance days, please visit https://www.classictheatre.org/shows/as-you-like-it/.
Alamo City Ultra: 50k-25k-10k-5k Saturday, September 11th and Sunday, September 12th
This will be the final year for this race in Eisenhower Park in downtown San Antonio so grab those running shoes and join this fantastic event while you can! Race course will be both easy and challenging with small gravel to very technical terrain.
Mask wearing is optional with no Covid restrictions in place.
Log onto https://www.trailracingovertexas.com/alamo-city-ultra for additional race information and registration.
Community Blood Drive Saturday, September 25th from 10:00 am - 3:00 PM
In conjunction with the South Texas Blood & Tissue Center, a community blood drive will be held at Cornerstone Central, located at 711 Culebra Road in San Antonio. Donations are critical right now to counteract the current blood shortage!
Strict Covid protocols will be in place and donations will be by appointment only.
For additional details and contact information, please visit https://www.sacornerstone.org/event/care-and-support-events/community-blood-drive.
August, 2021 Calendar
Cryptocurrency Basics Part 2: How to use Cryptocurrency Tuesday, August 3rd from 6:00 - 7:30 PM
Join this online event sponsored by the San Antonio Public Library and learn the ins and outs of cryptocurrency…How do you acquire it? How does it work? Where is it stored?
This program will be recorded and is open to people of all ages. If you wish to not be included in the recording, feel free to disable your video and/or audio.
Registration is required. Sign up here: https://www.mysapl.org/Events-News/Events-Calendar/id/cod?trumbaEmbed=view%3Devent%26eventid%3D153877302
Explore Opera in the Park Saturday, August 7th from 9:15 - 11:00 AM
Are you looking to expose your children to some culture this summer? OPERA San Antonio’s 2021 Apprentice Artists and the Children’s Chorus of San Antonio will offer a magnificent performance outdoors at the Landa Branch Library, located at 233 Bushnell Avenue, San Antonio, which will be free and open to the public. Attendees are encouraged to bring blankets and a picnic lunch, however, refreshments will be available for purchase.
The concert will last approximately an hour with some fun additional activities available as well, sponsored by the Young Professional Opera Guild.
For more information and to reserve tickets, please log onto https://www.eventbrite.com/e/explore-opera-in-the-park-tickets-157267847365.
Dragon’s Den Half Marathon Saturday, August 14th from 6:30 - 10:30 AM
Join any one of these three events (Half Marathon, 5k or 10k) in Pearsall Park, located at 4838 Old Pearsall Road in San Antonio, with a beautiful view of the entire city at its highest point. The course will consist of dirt paths and trails amidst scenic rolling hills. In addition to a challenging race, all participants will receive a medal, a turkey leg, refreshments and race shirts.
For additional details and registration, click here: https://raceraves.com/races/dragons-den-half-marathon/
Rock, Gem & Jewelry Show August 14th - 15th from 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
This 2-day event, sponsored by the SouthWest Gem & Mineral Society, will feature jewelry, gemstones, rocks and other items in the lower level of the Wonderland of the Americas Mall, located at 4522 Fredericksburg Road in San Antonio.
Free admission and parking.
Mötley Crüe In Concert with Def Leppard, Poison, and Joan Jett and the Blackhearts Friday, August 20th from 4:30 - 7:30 PM
These 80’s rock icons will come together for an evening of unforgettable music at the Alamodome in San Antonio, located at 100 Montana Street, as they continue their 2021 stadium tour.
Ticket prices range from $69.50 – $1,750 and can be purchased at: https://www.ticketmaster.com/motley-cruedef-leppardpoisonjoan-jett-and-the-blackhearts/event/3A00579383AC2288.
Ford Parade of Lanterns 2021 August 27th - 29th from 8:00 - 10:00 PM
Come on down to the River Walk in downtown San Antonio and enjoy this annual event! You may choose to dine on a patio at one of the area’s many restaurants or just walk around the riverfront to view the 10 illuminated 26 foot long lantern-filled boats as they travel two laps around the River Walk.
The parade is free and weather permitting. To view the route map, please visit https://www.thesanantonioriverwalk.com/events/ford-parade-of-lanterns/.
July, 2021 Calendar
Family Bike Ride Friday, July 2nd at 10:00 AM
FREE family event, sponsored by the San Antonio Black Police Officer Coalition (SABPOC), to kick off the July 4th weekend and summertime!
Riders will begin at 3635 E. Houston and enjoy burgers, hotdogs and chips at the completion point in the South Side Lions Park. Several water break points will be stationed in between the start and finish locations.
For questions, please call Alonzio Hardin at 210.951.9312.
Snoop Dogg Vs. DJ Snoopedelic: From tha Streets to tha Suites Tour Friday, July 2nd from 6:00 - 10:00 PM
Bring your blanket to the Sunken Garden Theatre (lawn chairs are prohibited), located at 3875 N. St. Mary’s Street in San Antonio, and enjoy a fun-filled evening with rapper Snoop Dogg and special guests Slim Thug, Baby Bash, and Lil Keke.
Cost of General Admission is $55 and can be purchased at www.tobincenter.org.
Armed Forces River Parade Saturday, July 3rd from 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Listen to patriotic music and watch as 18 floats participate in a parade to honor the men and women in the Armed Forces. The 2 ½ mile route will take place along the downtown portion of the River Walk in San Antonio, rain or shine, unless there is a chance of severe weather.
Folding chairs are welcome along the parade route, but it is recommended to show up early to claim your favorite viewing spot.
Celebrate Independence Day! Sunday, July 4th from 8:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Bring the whole family to this annual all day event to help celebrate our nation’s independence at Woodlawn Lake, 1103 Cincinnati Avenue, San Antonio. Enjoy games, food, entertainment and, to close out the evening…a fantastic fireworks display! Don’t miss this wonderful family event!
The San Antonio Public Library Presents Kevin Sherry Wednesday, July 14th from 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
This is an online event featuring the author and illustrator of several popular children’s books, such as “I’m the Biggest Thing in the Ocean” and “Fish Feud” who will be talking to the audience live about his creative works.
Go to https://eventactions.com/eareg.aspx?ea=Rsvp to register.
Summer Market Sunday, July 18th from 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Enjoy browsing and visiting with local artisans and retailers at the San Antonio Botanical Gardens, located at 555 Funston Place, amidst the beauty of the surrounding floral displays. Food and beverages will be available for purchase in addition to the multitude of arts and crafts and other local products for sale. Members will receive 10% off of each Summer Market or Garden Gift Shop purchase.
Admission is included with membership price.
To purchase Summer Market tickets, please log onto https://22076.blackbaudhosting.com/22076/tickets?tab=2&txobjid=8ee1f866-83bf-4e22-8b6e-eebbe9f3df85.
Winter in July 5k/10k + Kids Fun Run Saturday, July 24th - Race start times vary
Proceeds for this event will benefit the children at St. Judes Children’s Hospital so come out and celebrate the 4th annual winter run in July. If you are among the first 300 participants on this out and back course, you will receive a finisher’s medal, a performance shirt and more!
Location is at 200 Noblewood Drive, San Antonio.
Space in the race is limited so sign up early at https://runsignup.com/Race/TX/SanAntonio/WinterInJuly5kBenefitingStJudes.
June, 2021 Calendar
Wedding Fair Show 2021 June 6th from 12:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Are you all stressed out about planning your wedding? This is the perfect event to attend in order to ease your anxiety and meet hundreds of the San Antonio area’s premier wedding vendors, including caterers, bakers, photographers and wedding location representatives!
This event will take place at the JW Marriott Resort & Spa, located at 23808 Resort Pkwy in San Antonio, and will feature a multitude of displays providing unique wedding ideas for any bride and groom to help plan their special day.
Tickets are only available online and can be found here www.WeddingFairShow.com.
Daddy Daughter Grand Ball June 18th from 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Daddies and daughters are invited to the San Antonio Botanical Garden, located at 555 Funston Place, for a mystical night of dress up and dancing in the Betty Kelso Center! The night will feature a DJ, a photo booth and appearances from your favorite Disney princesses.
Ticket prices are $35 adults ($31.50 member); $20 kids ($18 member) and also includes a crown kit, beverages, desserts and hor d’oeuvres.
For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit https://www.sabot.org/events/daddy-daughter-grand-ball/.
Viva Botanica June 19th from 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Bring the entire family, along with lawn chairs and blankets, to the San Antonio Botanical Garden, located at 555 Funston Place! Explore 38 acres of beautiful grounds and participate in this fiesta event featuring performances, food tasting and hands-on activities. Food and beverages will be available for purchase and Covid restrictions will be in place.
Contact 210.536.1400 or email@example.com for more information.
Tickets to this event are included with garden admission and membership.
9th Annual Run to Remember - 5K, 10K, 0.5K Beer Run June 20th - 7:30 AM - 10:00 AM (Beer Run begins at 8:30)
Miguel and Matt, the Beard vs Bean Brothers, have joined with the Alzheimer’s Association to promote healthy lifestyles and spread awareness about Alzheimer’s disease and other related dementia. Proceeds raised will go directly to the Alzheimer’s Association of San Antonio and South Texas to be used towards research advancement and public relations campaigns to educate the public about brain health.
Location is at 200 Noblewood Drive, San Antonio.
All 5K and 10K participants will receive a medal and a t-shirt and all Beer Run participants will receive a beer mug!
For more information, please visit https://www.beardvsbeans.com/.
Ford Mariachi Festival June 22nd - June 24th, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Mariachi bands and Folklorico dancers dressed in traditional costumes will delight visitors of all ages at the River Walk in downtown San Antonio during this free 3 day festival. Come on down and enjoy festive music, dancing, perhaps a margarita or two, and sit back and watch the performers float by on boats along the river.
Location is at 849 E. Commerce Street.
10th Street River Festival June 26th - Begins at 12:00 PM
Spend the day at a 19th century mansion enjoying a free bike & pet-friendly (sorry, service dogs only) event featuring music, food, beverages and, of course, FUN!! VFW Post, located at 10th Street and B Avenue in San Antonio, provides much needed assistance for veterans and their families and is known as an historical landmark, as well as the “Oldest Post in Texas”. Live music will feature many different genres to keep everyone movin’ and groovin’, ranging from country western to blues, oldies and Tejano.
Covid restrictions will be enforced according to city, state and federal guidelines.
Call 210.223.4581 with any additional questions.
May, 2021 Calendar
The Healing Arts Festival & Market Sunday, May 2nd from 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Featuring top notch holistic products and practitioners throughout the State of Texas, the Healing Arts Festival & Market will provide visitors with a chance to meet with experienced counselors to gain insight into healing and mindfulness while local vendors will showcase their products for sale consisting of Jewelry, Crafts, Photography, Native American Art and Organic Products. Also enjoy an Astrology and Numerology reading!
Location is at the Hilton Garden Inn San Antonio – Live Oak Conference Center, 8101 Pat Booker Road Live Oak, TX.
Admission and parking are free. Masks are encouraged!
Run This Mother 5K & Half Marathon Sunday, May 9th - Start times vary per race
Calling on all women and girls to join in on the celebration for all the grandmothers, mothers, aunts, daughters and females in your lives on this Mother’s Day 2021!
Runners can choose from a half marathon, 5k or kid’s fun run.
Special gifts will be distributed to the first 100 half marathoners as well as medals and goodie bags for all participants!
For more race information and to sign up, please visit https://runsignup.com/Race/Events/TX/SanAntonio/RunThisMother5k.
Classical Dance Performance - Bharatanatyam (Online) Wednesday, May 12th from 7:00 - 8:00 PM
Join this online event sponsored by the San Antonio Public Library celebrating Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month. The Kaveri Natya Dance Group will perform Bharantanatyam, classical Indian dances which incorporate not only music, but storytelling as well as it relates to a specific theme. Considered to be one of the most intricate and elaborate dance forms in the world, audience members will have an opportunity to participate in an interactive demonstration and Q&A following the dance performances.
Register early as space is very limited.
Getting Started with Genealogy Research (Online) Saturday, May 15th from 2:00 - 3:00 PM
As part of Older Americans Month, the San Antonio Public Library is hosting a wonderful online event for adults and seniors who are interested in discovering their family history and how to use the Ancestry.com database.
Pre-registration is required by going to https://eventactions.com/eareg.aspx?ea=Rsvp.
Donation & Dumping Day Saturday, May 15th from 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Come down early with your unwanted trash and clutter, as well as clean and gently used donations…big and small…to the Baptist Hospital parking lot, located at Madison Oak & Stone Oak Parkway…lines get long for this popular event!!
No hazardous wastes will be accepted.
Masks must be worn during all interactions with staff.
Film on the Green: Back to the Future - May 21st, 8:00 - 11:00 PM
Bring your lawn chair and blanket and join in on Marty McFly’s adventures as he travels “Back to the Future” in his time traveling Delorean…under the stars in the west courtyard at the San Antonio Museum of Art, 200 West Jones Avenue.
Food and adult beverages will be available for purchase.
Admission is free and first-come, first-served.
Film begins at sundown!
April, 2021 Calendar
“Movie Metal” presented by the San Antonio Museum of Art April 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th,10th and 11th at 10:00 am
Visitors will delight in displays that bring fan favorite movie characters and vehicles from popular films and television shows to life, including the famous Batmobile dating back to 1966, Tony Stark’s F-1 Race Car from Ironman 2 and 13 ½ foot statues, made with recycled scrap metal and non-toxic materials, from the iconic Transformers movie franchise.
Location is 200 W. Jones Avenue, San Antonio.
Call 210-978-8100 with any questions or concerns.
Breakfast With the Bunny - April 3rd, 8:00 am to 11:00 am
Bring the family down to the Hard Rock Cafe in San Antonio, located at 111 W. Crockett Street, to take photos with the Easter Bunny and enjoy a scrumptious breakfast buffet to ring in the Easter holiday weekend!
Maximum of 8 guests per table and each table will be placed 6 feet apart.
Purchase tickets at: https://www.opentable.com/hard-rock-cafe-san-antonio
The Classic Theatre of San Antonio Presents “Antigone” April 8th, 9th, 11th, 15th, 16th, 18th, 22nd, 23rd, 25th at 7:30 pm
(Due to the pandemic, please check ahead of time regarding any performance cancellations.)
Bring your chair and/or blanket (masks are required) to the San Antonio Botanical Garden, 555 Fungsten Place, and enjoy a beautiful thought provoking performance which will leave audiences pondering what elements in their lives are worth dying for and what actions would be taken if faced with a choice of doing what our belief system tells us is right as opposed to what society dictates.
Antigone is the story of a sister who has to make a heart wrenching decision after both of her beloved brothers die in battle while fighting for the kinship of Thebes. After their tragic deaths, their Uncle Creon becomes the successor and demands that one brother be buried while the other should be left on the battlefield. Antigone must choose to either follow her heart and her conscience or face death herself.
Ticket prices are $24-$39 and can be purchased by going to https://www.classictheatre.org/shows/antigone/
9th Annual San Antonio Book Festival - April 9th to 11th (Virtual)
Join the first online event for a chance to meet over 175 authors from a wide variety of literary genres. This free and open to the public event, originally developed back in 2013, gives readers and authors the opportunity to participate together in scheduled events throughout the day. If you’re a bookworm and avid reader, this event is not to be missed! Visit https://sabookfestival.org/online-edition/ for schedule and registration information.
Fiesta Fest 2021 - April 10th, 8:45 am to 9:00 pm
Rescheduled due to a winter event back in February, Fiesta Fest will again take place at Six Flags San Antonio, located at 17000 W IH 10. Enjoy select rides & games at this event sponsored by ACEers (American Coaster Enthusiasts) which is open to both members and non-members.
For ticket information, please log onto https://acesouthcentral.ticketleap.com/ff21-apr/.
Wynonna Judd in Concert - April 16th-18th Doors open at 8:00 pm
(Due to the pandemic, please check ahead of time regarding any performance cancellations.)
Gruene Hall, the oldest dance hall in Texas, will be set up with 33 tables inside and 39 tables in the beer garden for an intimate concert featuring multi-award winning country singer, Wynonna Judd.
Location is 1281 Gruene Road in New Braunfels, less than an hour to the northeast of Stone Oak.
Tickets are $200-$630 per table and can be purchased at https://pages.e2ma.net/pages/1892456/28049
Siesta Half Marathon - Sunday, April 25th
As part of the Texas Hill Country Race Series, this event offers runners an opportunity to participate in a 5k, 10k or half marathon along the Riverwalk in downtown San Antonio. Registration includes technical t-shirts, adult beverages and snacks. Race will be limited to 100-500 participants.
For registration information and entry fees, please visit: https://raceroster.com/events/2021/31890/siesta-half-marathon-131-10k-and-5k?aff=FZ4HS
March, 2021 Calendar
12th Annual Ian’s Cup - Friday, March 5th
Ian Fincke was a 16 year old boy from Stone Oak who tragically passed away in 2008 from an injury sustained in a skateboard accident. Ian’s Foundation was formed in his memory to help promote safety practices among San Antonio youth through helmet safety talks in local schools and a helmet safety campaign which has a current goal to provide youth with 3,000 helmets in 2021.
This year’s event will take place at the Blossom Athletic Center, located at 12002 Jones Maltsberger Road in San Antonio, with two soccer games in honor of Ian’s passion for the sport. The RHS and JHS girl’s game will kick off at 5 pm with the boy’s game following at 7 pm. The Ian’s Cup trophy will be awarded to the winner with the highest aggregate score. Four scholarships will also be awarded after the games to well deserving high school students.
For more information about this upcoming event or to support this incredible organization, please visit www.IansFoundation.org.
Run the Alamo - Saturday, March 6th
Come on down to Alamo Plaza with your running shoes and begin this year’s half marathon & relay race through historic downtown San Antonio with an iconic finish at the famous Alamo!
For more info and race registration, visit https://www.alamo131.com/.
San Antonio Job Fair - Monday, March 15th from 11 am-2 pm
Sponsored by Diversity X, this virtual event is intended to aid in connecting minority candidates with employers who value more diversity in the workplace.
This online format is designed to explore job openings by industry and interview one-on-one with hiring managers, potentially getting hired on the spot!
For registration information, go to https://www.eventbrite.hk/d/tx–san-antonio/technology-conference/.
Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle (Virtual) -
Friday, March 19th to Sunday, March 21st
Participants can choose from an 8K, 2 Mile Walk or The Mile. Submit results for one of these distances from March 19th-21st and be sure that it is a continuous run or walk!
For more information, please visit https://www.shamrockshuffle.com/.
Princess Ball - March 27th from 3-4:30 pm
Fathers, Grandfathers, Uncles or Mentors…escort your princess (K thru 6th grade) to the Cornerstone Church at 18755 Stone Oak Pkwy, San Antonio for a fairyland adventure which will include:
– Dancing in the Ballroom
– Chocolate! Candy! Ice Cream!
– Princess Tea Party
– Hair & Nail Salon…and of course…
– Slime Creation!!
Royal or casual attire is welcome!
Ticket price is $10 and visit https://sacornerstone.brushfire.com/events/491684 for reservations.
February, 2021 Calendar
Stone Oak /San Antonio Virtual Networking Luncheon “New Year…New Money Strategies” sponsored by Women Helping Women 2 Network – Feb 11th from 11 am-12 pm
Join this virtual networking luncheon and learn management, budgeting and accounting practices to further support your business from Jeanette Andrada, an accounting strategist who will be the guest speaker.
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Meeting ID: 894 1513 8034
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San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo – February 11th thru February 28th
Strap on your chaps & spurs and come on down to the 72nd Annual Stock Show & Rodeo at the Freeman Coliseum, 3201 E Houston St, San Antonio! Activities will include rodeo performances and competitions, as well as post rodeo concerts featuring Asleep at the Wheel, Roger Creager, Ned LeDoux, Randall King and T.G. Sheppard. Rodeo performances begin at 7 pm Monday thru Saturday and 4 pm on Sunday.
Due to Covid concerns, there will be no carnival or fair this year, unfortunately.
For ticket information, log onto https://www.sarodeo.com/p/buy-tickets.
“No Ocean Between Us”: Art of Asian Diasporas in Latin America & the Caribbean, 1945–Present” at the San Antonio Museum of Art – February 12th thru May 9th 2021
(Due to concerns regarding Covid 19, please check to be sure this event isn’t cancelled or postponed)
This spectacular exhibition will feature modern and contemporary artwork from a variety of Latin American and Caribbean artists of Asian descent and will include painters, printmakers, installation and video artists. Visitors will be presented with a better understanding of the complex cultural diversity and various global forces that helped shape the course of Asian migration from China, Japan, India and Indonesia to Latin America and the Caribbean and how this migration influenced their artwork.
Museum is located at 200 W. Jones Avenue, San Antonio (210) 978-8100.
Tickets are free-$20.
Check out: https://www.samuseum.org/artwork/exhibition/nooceanbetweenus/ for more information.
Galentine’s Paint Party – February 12th from 6:30-9:30 pm
Hosted by the Cornerstone Church, 18755 Stone Oak Parkway, San Antonio. Tickets include supplies, a special dessert surprise and a Galentine photo booth.
Ticket price is $25 – register early due to limited seating!
No childcare will be available for this event.
For registration information, visit: https://sacornerstone.brushfire.com/events/492654.
A Taco Tour of Texas – February 25th from 7:00-9:30 pm
Copa Wine Bar, located at 19141 Stone Oak Parkway in San Antonio, will be offering an all inclusive dinner for just $60 per person and will feature delicious fare from across the Lone Star state. This is not to be missed!
Call 210-495-2672 for reservations as seating is limited.
For a look at the incredible taco menu, check out:
“Selena Forever/Siempre Selena”, presented by the McNay Art Museum – Select Dates & Times February thru July 2021
(Due to Covid concerns, please check with the museum to be sure the event is open. Event times vary per day.)
Selena Quintanilla-Pérez was a legendary 90’s icon and a Texas native who was tragically killed at the age of 23 during the height of her career. A series of photographs will be presented by award winning San Antonio photographer, John Dyer, which originally appeared on the cover of Más Magazine in 1992, as well as Texas Monthly in 1995.
Tickets to the exhibit are included with general admission.
Museum location is 6000 N. New Braunfels Avenue, San Antonio.
For more information, check out: https://www.mcnayart.org/exhibitions/current/selena-forever-siempre-selena
Shrek The Musical, Jr. – February 25th thru February 27th
The Warrior Theatre Company presents an entertaining rendition of the Oscar winning animation film about an ogre named Shrek and a crew of fairytale misfits on a quest to rescue Princess Fiona from evil Lord Farquaad. Shrek, Jr. is part fairytale and part romance with a meaningful message for the entire family about love and acceptance.
Cornerstone Church Praise Center
18755 Stone Oak Parkway, San Antonio
Performance times are 7:00-8:30 pm with a special afternoon performance for younger audiences on Saturday, February 27th from 2:00-3:30 pm which will also include a pre-show character meet and greet, face painting, crafts and snacks.
To purchase tickets, log onto: www.sa-ccs.org/event/2020-2021/fine-arts-events/2-25-27-21-shrek-the-musical-jr
January, 2021 Calendar
Life in the Secret Annex (Virtual lecture sponsored by the San Antonio Public Library) – January 7th from 7:00-8:00 PM
Holocaust scholar, Gene Festa, will describe the daily life of Anne Frank and her family as they hid in a secret annex to avoid deportation to a concentraion camp during the Nazi occupation in the Netherlands.
Registration is required and a zoom link will be sent via email prior to the event. Sign up here: www.mysapl.org/Events-News/Events-Calendar?trumbaEmbed=view%3Devent%26eventid%3D149984639
River Road Run (5k, 10k, Half Marathon) – January 9th
Get your running shoes on and your heart pumping with an exhilarating 5k, 10k or 13.1 mile run through scenic Texas Hill country. Race begins at Canyon Lake and heads toward River Road with an out and back route.
Participant size is 100-500 people with a virtual option as well.
Additional race details and registration information can be found here: raceroster.com/events/2021/29063/2021-river-road-run-half-marathon-131-10k-and-5k-run?aff=FZ4HS
Isolation in Wobbelin Concentration Camp (Virtual lecture sponsored by the San Antonio Public Library) – January 13th from 7:00-8:00 PM
Dr. Roger Barnes, a professor of Sociology at the University of Incarnate Word, will present his haunting experience of isolation and starvation at the Wobbelin Concentration Camp in Germany during the Holocaust as part of “The Holocaust: Learn and Remember” series.
Registration is required and a zoom link will be sent via email before the event. Sign up here: www.mysapl.org/Events-News/Events-Calendar?trumbaEmbed=view%3Devent%26eventid%3D149984621
MLK Day Block Party – January 18th from 1:00-6:00 PM
Bring the entire family to the 1600 block of E. Commerce in San Antonio for a socially distanced event featuring live music, food trucks and more to celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King!
Middle School Winter Camp 2021 – January 22nd to 24th
Cornerstone Youth invites all middle school students to join in this incredible experience at the Tarpley Retreat Center for a weekend of friendship and worship.
Cost is $45 and early registration is encouraged by either calling (210) 490-1600 or registering online at https://sacornerstone.brushfire.com/events/488999.
OrigamiintheGarden – Every day thru May 8, 2021
from 9:00 AM-7:00 PM
Come on down to the San Antonio Botanical Garden at 555 Funston Place to enjoy this unique outdoor sculpture exhibit presented by American artists, Kevin and Jennifer Box. By using museum-quality metals, these artists were able to demonstrate the delicate nature of origami that can be created by folding a single piece of paper into a multitude of images, such as soaring birds, galloping ponies and floating boats.
CDC guidelines for Covid-19 will be strictly adhered to.
Tickets cost $15 (free for members) and can be ordered online by going to www.sabot.org.
Call (210) 536-1400 with any additional questions.
LocalSprout Midweek Market – Every Wednesday from 5:00-8:00 PM
This free weekly indoor market features vendors from throughout San Antonio offering local fare ranging from fresh produce, coffee and sauces to baked goods, pickles and chili. Each week, farmers and chefs will offer an educational class that will focus on the art of raising and preparing excellent food.
Location is at the LocalSprout Food Hub at 503 Chestnut Street in San Antonio.
Visit www.localsprout.com for more information.
December, 2020 Calendar
Christmas Spectacular - December 13th from 6:30-8:00 pm
Come join family & friends at the festive “Cornerstone Family Christmas” concert presented by the Cornerstone Church. Singers & musicians will present beautiful
Christmas songs followed by hot chocolate, cookies, hay rides, LED Seesaws (open all week), petting zoo and tamales!
A Very Electric Christmas - December 20th at 3:00 pm & 6:00 pm
(socially distanced performances – narration in English & Spanish)
Lightwire Theatre presents the story of a young bird named Max who, along with his family, begin their journey south for the winter, but end up at the North Pole. This family event will entertain people of all ages! Location is at the Freeman Coliseum.
Santa’s Ranch - November 6th thru January 3rd
Just a half hour drive from Stone Oak to New Braunfels, this drive-thru Christmas light park is one of the best in the entire state of Texas with over 1.5 million lights. Enjoy a cup of hot cocoa and a bag of kettle corn while driving down country roads featuring spectacular Christmas lights and animated displays.
2020 District 9 Holiday Tour of Lights
Blue Ribbon & Prize awarded to:
– Best Home Light Display
– Best Themed Yard Display
– Best Overall Holiday Display
Whataburger Zoo Lights (“A Starry Safari”) at the San Antonio Zoo -
November 20th to January 3rd
The San Antonio Zoo transforms itself in the evenings to a winter wonderland filled with festive music and encapsulating light displays that are sure to get anyone into the holiday spirit. Enjoy hot cocoa, s’mores and decorated cookies while visiting Santa Claus and viewing life size illuminated animals from the savanna. A Latin-inspired Lakeside Lightshow will get everyone up and dancing under the stars!
General admission includes all light displays. Visit www.sazoo.org for details and price information.
Stone Oak POA Board Meeting - December 16th
This will be a virtual meeting. For more information, please call the office at 210-858-8508.
The Stars at Night Half - December 19th
Run a 5k, 10k, half marathon or relay under the evening stars followed by a post race party illuminated by holiday lights. Event helps to raise money for the underprivileged of San Antonio.
Registration is required and is recommended early.
Ford Holiday Boat Caroling - December 3rd thru December 22nd
Charter a private caroling boat or just relax at one of the numerous restaurants along the San Antonio River Walk and enjoy the hourly Christmas carols performed by over 185 different groups each evening surrounded by Christmas lights.
Friday Happy Hour Yoga - December 18th from 5:30-6:30 pm
Relax and unwind from a busy week in the garden at The Good Kind Southtown, 1127 S St Mary’s Street San Antonio! FREE yoga class following Happy Hour from 3-6 pm featuring 1/2 price appetizers, $3 wells, and $8 Southclaws.
November, 2020 Calendar
The pandemic continues to limit available activities, but we’ve collected a few events to give you a bit of an escape. Everything listed here is virtual, within Stone Oak, or a short drive away.
Tejas Rodeo 7:30pm - 9:00pm (November 7, 14, 21, 28)
Make the 10-minute drive from Stone Oak to Bulverde to enjoy the rodeo! November is the final month of rodeo activities at Tejas Rodeo Company during this calendar year. If you don’t go in November, you’ll have to wait until they re-open in March.
The rodeo is family-friendly and includes the following traditional rodeo events:
- Bull Riding
- Team Roping
- Barrel Racing
- Breakaway Roping
- Calf Roping
Tejas Rodeo features award-winning dining along with live music from 9pm – 1am.
San Antonio Public Library's Pooch Parade
Submission deadline – November 14th
It’s time for you and your dog to get dressed up and have a chance to win some great prizes. Send anywhere from 3-5 or your dog (and possibly you as well) in order to be eligible to win.
Submission deadline – November 14th
- Best San Antonio or Fiesta Flair
- Most Creative / Best Handmade Costume
- Best Human/Floof Duo Costume
Winners announced – December 4th. Winners will receive a pooch parade prize basket and swag bag.
Coffee and Zoom with District 9 Councilman John Courage
November 21st from 10-11am
Free Community Workout at Crossfit Optimistic
16675 Huebner Rd #207 (Just north of Bitters Rd about 1/2 mile south of the 1604 Loop)
November 7th at 9AM
9th Annual YMCA Turkey Trot
It’s Back! The races this year will be both in-person and virtual. If you wish to attend the in-person race, you’ll want to register early as there is limited capacity. There is a 5K and a 10K, and there is also a 1-mile trail walk.
You can also participate virtually – anywhere you’d like to run or walk – between November 20th and November 29th.
Fall Family Fun Nights on the Field at the YMCA
Reservations are required in order to be compliant with city safety guidelines
- November 6th – YMCA at O.P. Schanbel Park
- November 13th – Mays Family YMCA Stone Oak
- November 20th – Cibolo Youth Sports Complex