While You’re Here for Fiesta, Check Out These Other Events in San Antonio
Looking for something to do in San Antonio? If you’re a local, get out and explore the city or plan a day trip adventure out of it and check out these events in San Antonio.
Take In All That Fiesta Has to Offer
Look no further than one of the biggest festivals in the country, Fiesta! The ten day festival is in full swing and features events that will interest and excite every member of your family.
One of the longest-running events is the Fiesta Oyster Bake which celebrates its 99th festival anniversary this year. Held on the campus of Saint Mary’s, admissions and donations go towards music scholarships at the university. Besides serving up over 100,000 oysters, the event features a carnival area for kids and six different stages playing live music.
The Battle of the Flowers parade has been a festival tradition since the begin. The theme this year is “This Land is Your Land,” celebrating our country’s history and heritage. This parade is the only one in the US that is produced entirely by a team of female volunteers and it’s second in size only to the Parade of Roses in Pasadena, California.
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