The fun doesn’t stop now that Labor Day is over. San Antonio has so much to offer in the coming week from concerts to festivals and even some fun 5Ks! Trying to find the perfect event to fill your weekend? You came to the right place.
San Antonio Missions 2016 World Heritage Festival
Sept. 7-11. The World Heritage Festival is celebrating the one-year anniversary of the Missions as a World Heritage Site. This five-day festival is packed with so many activities like a 5k, a bike tour and a light show on the facade of Mission San Jose. Saturday will also be filled with Mission Pachanga, a day-long music festival from 11:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m. You don’t want to miss out on this massive event!
Wednesday, Sept. 7-Sunday, Sept. 11. Prices vary on the events you participate in. MORE INFORMATION
Foam Glow 5K at Six Flags Fiesta Texas
Sept. 9. If you’re a runner this is the ultimate race for you. Not only do you get to run at Six Flags Fiesta Texas, but you get to run in glow-in-the-dark foam. Foam Glow 5K is an experience exposing runners to glowing foam and black lights all around the course. This race is for runners and walkers alike. And once you’re done running you get to party!
Friday, Sept. 9 at 5:15 p.m. Registration is $20 by 9/7 and increases to $50 after 9/7. MORE INFORMATION
Lewis Black The Emperor’s New Clothes: The Naked Truth Tour
Sept. 9. Looking for a good laugh? Lewis Black, the Grammy-award winning stand-up comedian, is coming to The Majestic Theater! He is an international hit being one of a few performers to sell out multiple renowned theaters. You definitely don’t want to miss this event!
Red Carpet Affair: Renaissance with the Stars
Sept. 10. Want to have a magical night? Maybe even go back in time to the Harlem Renaissance? The Tobin Center is bringing forth the spirit of the Harlem Renaissance era all on one night. The variety show features celebrities and the best local entertainers on San Antonio. This event supports the mission of strengthening the organizations, neighborhoods, and ideas that are directly impacting the community.
Demi Lovato & Nick Jonas
Sept. 10. Are you feeling ‘Confident’? Maybe you’re in the mood for some ‘Bacon.’ Well the AT&T Center has you covered because Demi Lovato and Nick Jonas are going to be hitting the stage and rocking out in The Alamo City with their ‘Future Now’ Tour. These two have been a dynamic duo on tour along with special guest Mike Posner. It’s a concert you don’t want to miss.
Univision Radio Fiestas Patrias Celebration
Sept. 11. If you’re looking for live music, dancing and more then head over to Trader’s Village where Univision Presents Fiestas Patrias. Mariachis and more will be performing throughout the day so bring your lawn chairs and stay for the day!
Sunday, Sept. 11 at noon-6 p.m. The event is FREE, but parking is $4. MORE INFORMATION
University Health System on the Plaza – Cardio Bootcamp
Sept. 11. This 9/11 you can pay your respects to the fallen while also getting a 9/11 themed workout from EnergyX Fitness courtesy of the University Health System on The Tobin Center Plaza. This workout is a gesture in which participants can remember and honor all those who died on this day and in service to others.
Sunday, Sept. 11 at 10 a.m. FREE event. MORE INFORMATION
Sept. 11. Garbage is coming to the Majestic Theater! The band just released their sixth album last month that arrived at number 14 on Billboard 200 chart. If you’re wanting to rock out this event is definitely where you want to be on Sunday!
Bud Light, The Taste at San Antonio River Walk
Sept. 13-15. If you missed out on San Antonio Restaurant Week you definitely don’t want to miss out on this three-day event. The San Antonio River Walk is hosting Bud Light, The Taste that brings locals to Houston Street and the River Walk to sample various culinary dishes from over 20 establishments. Each restaurant will showcase an appetizer-size portion of a signature dish along with featuring beverages such as Bud Light or mixed drinks. Hungry yet? Get your tickets now!
Tuesday, Sept. 13-Thursday, Sept. 15. Tickets on sale now: 1 Day Pass $30, 2 Day Pass $75. MORE INFORMATION
5 Seconds of Summer
Sept. 14. Still wishing it was Summer? You can at least get five seconds of it when 5 Seconds of Summer comes to the AT&T Center. This break-out band is ready to bring their adrenaline-fueled album and ‘Sounds Live Feels Live’ Tour to San Antonio.
The Sound of Music
Sept. 13-18. The hills are alive in San Antonio with ‘The Sound of Music!’ The award-winning Broadway show is hitting the town and will be here for multiple nights. You don’t want to miss you chance sing along with the von Trapp family at The Majestic Theater.
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