Before the fireworks on Fourth of July, kick off your holiday weekend with a River Walk art show, family-friendly musical, or German beer contest. For a full list of San Antonio happenings, visit our events calendar.
Friday, June 30
Fourth of July Artisan Show
Start your holiday weekend off at this show of unique, hand-crafted gifts. The Fourth of July Artisan Show at the River Walk features one-of-a-kind pottery, textiles, art, jewelry, and more. The fair runs through Monday.
Krause's Café presents Masskrugstemmen Competition
Tap into your competitive side at Krause's Café with a strongman/strongwoman contest featuring Hofbrau beer. How long can you hold up a liter of beer? Ready your biceps (and your liver), and give it a go!
Woodlawn Theatre presents Shrek the Musical
It's opening weekend of Shrek the Musical at Woodlawn Theatre. This fun-loving story of an ogre on a quest to save his home runs through July 30.
Tejas Brothers in concert
Tex-Mex country group Tejas Brothers takes the stage of John T. Floore's Country Store for one night only. This Lone Star show is worth the quick drive to Helotes.
Saturday, July 1
Pride Bigger Than Texas Festival & Parade
Round up your friends and allies to celebrate the LBGTQ community at Crockett Park. Pride Bigger Than Texas is a full day of music, drinks, live entertainment, and more. The festival charges admission, but the parade is free to enjoy.