Weekend Event Planner

Here are the top 5 things to do in San Antonio this weekend

Here are the top 5 things to do in San Antonio this weekend

Thai Topaz red curry
Indulge in the best eats of Alamo City at San Antonio Restaurant Week. Thai Topaz/Facebook
The Magik Theater presents Roald Dahl’s James and the Giant Peach
Childhood classic James and the Giant Peach comes to the Magik Theatre stage this weekend. Photo courtesy of The Magik Theatre
Raul Midon
Catch Raul Midon and other jazz artists at the Monterey Jazz Festival Tour Saturday night. Raul Midon/Facebook
Thai Topaz red curry
The Magik Theater presents Roald Dahl’s James and the Giant Peach
Raul Midon

Whether you’re looking for the perfect foodie event or a good show, we have the San Antonio outings you’ll love. Take a look at the five hottest events of the weekend and ready your schedule accordingly. For a full list of happenings, visit our events calendar.

San Antonio Restaurant Week
Eat, drink, and be merry at San Antonio’s Restaurant Week. For one week only, San Antonio’s best and brightest culinary destinations are on display in all of their delicious glory. Check out our top picks for must-try menus and get ready to be in foodie heaven.
Thursday, January 21 through Saturday, January 23

The Magik Theatre presents Roald Dahl’s James and the Giant Peach
Bring the entire family to The Magik Theatre for a childhood favorite. The classic story of James and the Giant Peach comes to life on stage, and on opening night you can enjoy a special celebration with activities and crafts before the show. Tickets are $12 to $15.
Friday, January 22 at 9:45 am, 11:30 am, and 7 pm; Saturday, January 23 and Sunday, January 24 at 2 pm

Piratefest 2016
Arrgh, mateys! Dress up in your finest pirate gear and head to Wonderland of the Americas for a day of swashbuckling fun. Attendees will have access to fine arts and craft vendors, a kiddie pirate costume contest, a pirate fashion show, and more. Gather the entire crew for this family-friendly event. Tickets are $50.
Saturday, January 23 at 10 am

Chamber Orchestra San Antonio presents The Unsung Octet
Head to the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts for an evening of musical elegance with The Unsung Octet, a new series of unheard works. Listen to pieces by Joachim Raff and Georges Enescu and indulge in hearing unique works of art. Tickets are $45.
Saturday, January 23 at 7:30 pm

Monterey Jazz Festival Tour
Visit the Jo Long Theatre at Carver Community Cultural Center for an evening of smooth jazz. The Monterey Jazz Festival brings its iconic sounds to the Alamo City for one night only. Attendees will get an exclusive show by six master jazz artists including Raul Midon, Ravi Coltrane, and Joe Sanders. Tickets are $34.
Saturday, January 23 at 8 pm

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