Events

May Events


Yoga Under the Stars

Tuesdays and Thursdays in May, 9pm-10pm

Nomadik Yoga at the Pearl

Decompress after a long day at the beautiful and peaceful Pearl! They set up in front of the bottling department and practice under the stars on the Lawn area every Tuesday and Thursday night! This will be a slower flow, with special attention on basic poses and alignment - great class for beginners and experienced yogis alike. Our mission at Nomadik Yoga is to make the practice of Yoga accessible to all. Class is only $5. Mats available to rent for $1. A limited number of blocks and straps available free of charge

Free Comic Book Day 2018!

May 5th, 10am-10pm

Dragon's Lair San Antonio

7959 Fredericksburg Rd, Ste 129, San Antonio, Texas 78229

Every first Saturday in May, comic publishers offer a special selection of FREE comics to give away! Here at Dragon's Lair San Antonio Medical Center, we'll be giving away THOUSANDS of free comics! Plus, special guests and more fun will be in store! Doors open at 10 AM, and we'll be giving away free books all day long!

17th Annual Free Comic Book Day

May 5th, 10am-9pm

Bazinga Comics

2941 Thousand Oaks Dr, Ste 101, San Antonio, Texas 78247

Whether you are new to comics or we see you every Wednesday come join us for the 17th annual Free Comic Book Day on May 5, 2018 all day! Many great books to start or add to your collection!

The biggest FREE COMIC BOOK DAY yet, will begin this Saturday, May 5th at 10 AM here at BAZINGA COMICS!

Each person will can get up to 6 FCBD books from our selection. It is entirely First Come, First Served (we cannot reserve books) and when we run out of a title, thats it!

NOTE: The first 50 in line get a limited Venom 11 x 17 movie print.

Grand Opening - San Pedro Creek Culture Park

May 5th 12pm-9pm

San Pedro Creek Culture Park

715 Camaron Street, San Antonio, Texas 78207

Stroll the banks of the San Pedro Creek Culture Park and experience culture, art and nature during the grand opening of the first segment in the heart of downtown San Antonio. The grand opening event is free and open to the public, featuring family-friendly fun, food trucks, live music, children’s activities and historical presentations – and an evening illumination ceremony beginning at 7:30 p.m., presented by Bexar County, Texas. More info at: https://www.spcculturepark.com/grandopening/

3rd Annual A Beautiful Mind

May 5th 4:30pm-8:30pm

711 Culebra Rd, San Antonio, TX 78201

On May 5, 2018 Young Minds Matter will host its annual “A Beautiful Mind” event for mental health awareness month. This event strives to collaborate with and empower the youth to improve their mental wellness through creative artistic channels such as art, dance, music, and break-out sessions that address topics such as depression, anxiety, bullying and suicide. Youth also participate in panel discussions to share their own experiences with peers that offer healing and hope.

Basic Beginner Yoga at Confluence Park

May 6th and May 13th, 10am-11am

Confluence Park

310 W Mitchell St, San Antonio, Texas 78204

The park is partnering with the San Antonio River Foundation to offer a six week beginner yoga series at San Antonio's newest riverside landmark, Confluence Park. Thanks to generous sponsorship from Go365 by Humana, these classes are being offering complimentary to the community. These classes will focus on the fundamentals of yoga with a practice designed specifically for first time and beginner yogis. So grab your own mat and meet for a morning of breath, movement, connection and community under the beautiful concrete petals in the heart of the park.

Historic Run Crew Challenge

May 6th 11am-3pm

What is the Historic Run Crew Challenge?

The Historic Run Crew Challenge is a mini-scavenger hunt that participants can solve while riding/running/walking the historic route of Síclovía!

Who?

Anyone who comes out to Síclovía can join this challenge!

It’s free to join and participate.

How to play!

1. Come to the HISTORIC RUN CREW CHALLENGE booth to get the clues.

2. Use the clues to identify the historic sites on the route.

3. Take a photo of each of the historic sites.

4. After you've completed the prize, bring your photos to the HISTORIC RUN CREW CHALLENGE booth to retrieve your prize!

Four Seasons Indian Market - Spring 2018

May 12th, 10am-2pm

Mission San Juan Capistrano

Mission Rd, San Antonio, Texas 78223

This year’s Spring Four Seasons Indian Market will include Native American Arts and Crafts, Jewelry, Drumming, Dancing, Storytelling and more!

American Indians in Texas at the Spanish Colonial Missions hosts a dozen Indigenous Art events throughout the year.

Find out more about our programs and opportunities to network with the Native American community of San Antonio.

The event is free and open to the public!

For any questions, call us at 210-227-4940 or email aitinfo@aitscm.org

Dia de las Madres Celebration

May 12th, 2pm-5pm

Southwest Workers Union

1416 E Commerce St, San Antonio, Texas 78205

Join Southwest Workers Union, Trabajadoras Del Hogar En Accion and the Youth Leadership Organization for a Mother's Day Celebration. There will be plenty of family friendly activities including karaoke and makeovers, delicious comida and dance music.

Second Saturday Artwalk

May 12th, 6pm-10pm

SOUTHTOWN THE ARTS DISTRICT

1906 S. Flores, San Antonio, Texas 78204

Second Saturday is a family friendly monthly artwalk event occurring every Second Saturday of every month in the Lone Star neighborhood in Southtown The Arts District.

Exhibits open as early as 6 pm and run til 10pm. Local breweries stay open later. Full of music, art and food trucks, this is an opportunity for you to engage with locals and purchase art from your hard working local artists. Family and kid friendly.

Sunday Jazz at the Witte: SA Jazz Songbirds w/ Aaron Prado Trio

May 13th, 3pm-5pm

Witte Museum

3801 Broadway St, San Antonio, Texas 78209

Sunday Jazz is back for its 14th season with a Tricentennial twist! Join us at the Witte Museum campus and relax under the pecan trees in the Will Smith Amphitheater and enjoy the sounds of San Antonio Jazz.

This Mother's Day concert features vocalists Jacqui Sotelo, Joan Carroll and Michelle Garibay-Carey accompanied by the Aaron Prado Trio.

This event is free with general museum admission or Witte Museum and KRTU membership. Blankets and lawn chairs welcome. In case of rain, the concert will be moved indoors to the Prassel Auditorium.

Free Admission to the McNay

May 17th, 4pm-9pm

McNay Art Museum

6000 N New Braunfels Ave, San Antonio, Texas 78209

Sponsored by H-E-B, general admission is free every Thursday!

Helotes Movie Night in the Park

May 18th, 6pm

12951 Bandera Rd

It’s a free family-friendly event and open to the public.

Enjoy food vendors, live concerts performed by the Helotes Area Community Band, children’s activities, and the featured movie begins at dusk. We’re excited to announce our lineup for the 2018 Season!

Movie Schedule:

May 18 – Cars 3

June 15 – Despicable Me 3

July 20 – Peter Rabbit

Aug. 17 – Nut Job 2

Sept. 21 – COCO

Pedal in the Park

May 19th, 9am

Confluence Park

Spend your Saturday afternoon at Confluence Park while they celebrate bike month and their new title sponsorship with Southwest General Hospital. This is a family fun community biking day including:

-Tacos provided by Eva's Tacos! Coffee provided by Coffeecionado Roasters! Paletas! (while they last!)

-Press Conference

-Bike decorating for the kids

-San Antonio Bikes presence

-Edwards Aquifer Authority kids water activities

-MixFit WorkOut

-Professionally led Missions bike tour leaving at 10:30am - choose from a 1 or 2 mission tour (1 hour or 2.5 hours)

SWell Cycle will provide adults with a complimentary day pass - to use bike share! Bring your family and friends out to enjoy a fun day in the park!

Free Tower Zumba in the Park

May 19th, 10am-11am

Tower of the Americas

739 E Cesar Chavez, San Antonio, Texas 78205

Free, kid-friendly Zumba class in a beautiful environment!

3rd Saturday Vintage Yard & Art Market

May 19th, 10am-5pm

3408 N. St. Mary’s

3rd Saturday Summer Vintage Yard and Art Market. Come take a casual stroll through an eccletic array of local popups, art, and summer treats at one of San Antonio's smaller laid back markets. Free to the public. Every 3rd Saturday!

 

Recurring Free Events
 
Astronomy in the Park
Wednesdays, 8-10:30pm
McAllister Park
13102 Jones Maltsberger Rd 
Join the city’s longest running stargazing party every Wednesday weather permitting. The San Antonio Astronomical Association sets up telescopes in the Lower Bee Tree Soccer Field parking lot.
 
Farmers’ Market at the Pearl
Saturdays 9am-1pm and Sundays 10am-2pm
With a strong commitment to food excellence, Pearl is host to a producers only farmers market. All Pearl Farmers Market vendors are located within 150 mile radius of San Antonio, Texas, providing fresh, local, and seasonal products that they themselves planted, raised, and harvested. Come meet your local food producers! There’s often live music and plenty of cute dogs to say “Hi” to! ATM onsite.
 
Kids Eat Free Everyday
Acadiana Cafe
1289 S.W. Loop 410
Kids eat free with every adult entree purchase. www.acadianacafe.com
 
Garlic Jim's
All Locations
Free 9" Kid's Pizza with the purchase of any large pizza.
Kids Eat Free Mondays
 
Joes Crab Shack
Kids eat free all day! One free kid's meal with the purchase of an adult entree. All Locations. www.joescrabshack.com
Kids Eat Free Tuesdays
 
Marie Callender's
4788 NW Interstate 410 Loop
Kids wat free with every adult entree purchase.
 
Pollo Loco Tropical
Locations throughout the city
Guests who purchase any Pollo Tropical adult meal will receive one free Kids Meal. The offer is valid all day, every Tuesday, for children 12 and under. The child must be present at the time (limit one free kids meal per adult entree purchased).
 
Luby's
Kids Eat Free Wednesdays 
All Locations except 5307 Walzem
Kids eat free after 4pm with every adult entree purchase.
 
Romes Pizza
Kids eat free 4pm-8pm with every adult entree purchase.
Kids Eat Free Saturdays
Firehouse Subs
Kids Eat Free Sundays
The Colonnade III Location Only (9961 IH-10 W)
Free Kid's Combo with the purchase of one adult meal,. Includes kid-sized sub, dessert, kid's drink, and fire hat.
 
Krispy Kreme Family Night
Wednesdays, 6pm-8pm
Locations: 1117 N. Loop 1604 East and 12328 IH 10 West
There’s donut decorating, crafts and games for the whole family!
Symphony at SAPL, FREE
Saturdays, 2pm
 
San Antonio Public Libraries
Visit the local library for a lively afternoon with San Antonio Symphony musicians as they share their talents and their love of music with children of all ages. Come and find out how special classical music can be!
 
 
Free Museum Admissions
 
McNay Art Museum
6000 N New Braunfels
San Antonio, TX 78209
Thursday nights from 4pm-9pm and the first Sunday of every month from 12pm-5pm
 
Witte Museum
3801 Broadway St.
San Antonio, TX 78209
Tuesdays from 3pm-8pm
 
The DoSeum
2800 Broadway
San Antonio, TX 78209
Every first and third Tuesday of the month from 5:30pm-7:30pm
 
Briscoe Western Art Museum
210 W. Market St.
Every Tuesday night from 4pm-9pm