Friday, April 19

Crown the King! Public Crowning of Rey Feo

La Villita

5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

It's one of the signature moments of Fiesta: El Rey Feo (literally "the ugly king") is crowned in front of hundreds of supporters and begins his reign.

OTHER POPULAR CHOICES:

JBSA-Lackland Fiesta Military Parade: JBSA-Lackland Parade Grounds, 4783 Andrews Ave., 9 - 10 a.m.

WEBB Party: The Aztec Theatre, 104 N. St. Mary's St., 7:30 p.m. - midnight

Fiesta Masquerade Party: Hilton Garden Inn Live Oak, 8101 Pat Booker Road, 8 p.m. - 1 a.m.

Coming Up

BEST BETS for Saturday, April 20: El Rey Fido, UTSA football, Chanclas y Cervezas

BEST BETS for Sunday, April 21: Celebrate the Charreada tradition

BEST BETS for Monday, April 22: Texas Cavaliers River Parade lights up downtown

BEST BETS for Tuesday, April 23: First of four nights of NIOSA; Cornyation laughs it up

BEST BETS for Wednesday, April 24: Fiesta royalty at Coronation; big laughs at Cornyation

BEST BETS for Thursday, April 25: Top bands show Fiesta flourish

BEST BETS for Friday, April 26: Enjoying the Battle of Flowers Parade... and beyond!

BEST BETS for Saturday, April 27: Check out King William Fair and Fiesta Flambeau Parade!

BEST BETS for Sunday, April 28: One last day of Fiesta at the Festival de CascarĂ³nes