Make the most of this autumnal weekend with a slew of festive fall activities during the top five best things to do in San Antonio. Try more than 400 premium and craft brews at the San Antonio Beer Festival or see the iconic Swan Lake performed by the Russian Ballet for one night only. For a full list of events, visit our calendar.
Thursday, October 17
The Russian Ballet Theatre presents Swan Lake
The Russian Ballet brings the iconic Swan Lake to life on the Majestic Theatre stage. The production includes mesmerizing choreography, hand-painted sets, and hand-sewn costumes for a breathtaking experience performed by one of the finest ballet companies in the world. Select tickets are still available.
Saturday, October 19
San Antonio Current presents San Antonio Beer Festival
Hundreds of craft beers from breweries around the world are tapped and ready for sampling at Dignowity Park. The San Antonio Beer Festival features music, games, food trucks, local vendors, wines, more than 400 premium and craft beers, and much more. For a full schedule and to purchase tickets, visit the festival website.
Juno’s Gift: Touching Jupiter with Scott Bolton
Space physicist Dr. Scott Bolton discusses the story behind NASA’s famed Juno Mission and his own professional journey at the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts. In front of a live audience, Scott will share his perspective on things ranging from science to music while dropping intellectual gems along the way. Purchase your ticket and prepare for an evening of out-of-this-world dialogue and discovery.
Roughhouse Brewing presents Fall-tober Fest
Celebrate the flavors and festivities of the season with the entire family at Roughhouse Brewing. Fall-tober Fest guests can get the first taste of this year’s fall festival ale, Little Reward, and enjoy eats like Texas chili from the new fall menu. Additional happenings include live music performances and the opportunity to shop an all-local and organically sourced pumpkin patch just in time for Halloween. Admission is free.
Sunday, October 20
Dwight Yoakam in concert
Country music pioneer Dwight Yoakam performs live at Majestic Theatre for one night only. Best known for hits including “Guitars, Cadillacs” and “Streets of Bakersfield,” Yoakam’s career accomplishments include more than 30 singles on the Billboard charts and 15 studio albums. Select general admission tickets are still available.