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Fiesta Best Bets - Thursday, April 7: Top bands show Fiesta flourish

If you love high school halftime shows, then this is a must-see Fiesta event. The routines from local bands are marvelously inventive.

Thursday, April 7

Battle of Flowers Band Festival

5 - 9:30 p.m.

Alamo Stadium

If you love high school halftime shows, then this is a must-see Fiesta event. Bring the kids and inspire them to join the band. The routines are marvelously inventive and the level of commitment from these students is astounding. Go and applaud these talented kids!

Food and drinks are available and seating is comfortable, but bring a hat and sunscreen, at least for the first part.

To purchase pre-sale tickets, go to the Fiesta store at 2611 Broadway. Tickets will be sold at the gate, as well.


Taste of the Northside: 1 Dominion Drive, 6:30 - 11:30 p.m.

St. Philip's College Culture Fest: St. Philip's College, 1801 Martin Luther King Dr., 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

PACfest: Palo Alto College, 1400 W. Villaret Blvd., noon - 10 p.m.

A Night in Old San Antonio (NIOSA): La Villita, 418 Villita St., 5:30 - 10:30 p.m.

Fiesta Cornyation: Charline McCombs Empire Theatre, 224 E. Houston St., two showtimes at 7 and 10 p.m.

Fiesta Carnival: Alamodome Parking Lot C, 100 Montana St., 4 p.m. - midnight


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Are you brand new to Fiesta? If you've arrived in San Antonio in the past three years, you may never have been here during a "normal" Fiesta event. The last time it was held in its traditional timeframe was April 2019, prior to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The KENS 5 Fiesta Guide has all the information you need to get up to speed. Check it out here >>>

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