Country legends and classic Disney tales are among the highlights of the best things to do in San Antonio this weekend. Enjoy a dual language performance of Aladdin or see country music legend Dwight Yoakam in concert for one night only. For a full list of events, visit our calendar.
Thursday, May 10
San Antonio Museum of Art presents “San Antonio 1718: Art from Viceregal Mexico”
The rich (and religious) history of San Antonio’s first century as portrayed through more than 100 paintings, sculptures, and more at the San Antonio Museum of Art. Each item in the collection tells the story of the city’s evangelization and its earliest inhabitants. See the historic masterpieces and relics during the exhibition's final days on display through May 13.
Friday, May 11
The Magik Theatre present Disney’s Aladdin
Disney’s classic tale Aladdin takes to The Magik Theatre stage. Starring San Antonio’s own Sebastien de la Cruz of America’s Got Talent as the haphazard hero himself, this magical production features the Academy Award-winning score, and is performed in both English and Spanish for all to enjoy. Opening night tickets still available. Performances through June 7.
San Antonio Symphony present Disney in Concert: Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl
The Tobin Center for the Performing Arts hosts a screening of Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl accompanied by a live score by the San Antonio Symphony. Watch the thrilling adventures of Captain Jack Sparrow, Will Turner, and the rest of the Black Pearl crew while accompanied by a live symphony orchestra. Screenings through May 12.
Saturday, May 12
Dwight Yoakam in concert
Country music star Dwight Yoakam returns to Alamo City in support of his new album, Swimmin’ Pools, Movie Stars.... Known for his enduring, successful career and hit songs like “Honky Tonk Man” and “Ain’t That Lonely Yet,” Yoakam’s melodies and guitar skills ensure a performance for which you’ll get your money’s worth. Tickets still available.
The Every Woman Comedy Tour
Girls' night out takes on a new meaning during “The Every Woman Comedy Tour.” Comediennes Aida Rodriguez, April Macie, and Emma Willmann bring their chops to the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts. Attendees can expect wild storytelling, hilarious riffs, and social commentary from a woman’s point of view. Select tickets still available.