Weekend Event Guide
Here are the top 5 things to do in San Antonio this weekend
This holiday weekend is packed with hot happenings to enjoy across San Antonio. See Broadway hit The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical for one night only or sip Texas wines during Vinovium. For a full list of events, visit our calendar.
Friday, July 5
Young The Giant & Fitz and the Tantrums in concert
American bands Young The Giant and Fitz and the Tantrums joins forces for a co-headlining tour making a stop at the Whitewater Amphitheater. California-based rockers Young The Giant hits the stage in support of their newest album, Mirror Master. Fans can also enjoy pop group Fitz and the Tantrums’ self-titled 2016 album during the genre-bending concert.
BMW of San Antonio Signature Series: The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical
Inspired by a novel, Broadway's The Lighting Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical makes its debut at the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts for one night only. Written by San Antonio native Rick Riordan, the story of Percy, son of Greek god Poseidon and his quest to find Zeus’ lightning bolt unfolds before a live audience. Select tickets are still available.
McNay Art Museum presents “Transamerican/n: Gender, Identity, Appearance Today”
Gender identity is explored through contemporary artwork at the McNay Art Museum. “Transamerican/n: Gender, Identity, Appearance Today” features work from artists in the United States, Mexico, and Canada, while also commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots. The moving and important show is on display through September 15.
Saturday, July 6
Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats in concerts with Rob Baird and Los Coast
Folk, Americana, and R&B blend together in melodic harmony at the Whitewater Amphitheater. Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats headline the evening performance with songs from a celebrated discography. Rob Baird and Los Coast join Rateliff as the opening act. Select tickets are still available.
Sunday, July 7
Vinovium Red, White & Blue Festival
On the heels of America’s birthday, join homegrown wineries from across the Lone Star State in celebrating Texas vinos. The Red, White & Blue festival features a rib cook-off, local vendors, live music, and more. Guests can also sip wines from more than 15 Texas-based wineries while mingling with fellow foodies and winemakers. Round trip transportation to and from the event is also available for those interested.