Weekend Event Guide
Here are the top 5 things to do in San Antonio this weekend
Star-studded concerts and foodie fun are on the agenda in the coming days. Feast on chef-prepared food at the Titans of Tailgate competition, or see award-winning singer Dee Dee Brigdewater perform live. Check out the top five things to do in San Antonio this weekend.
Thursday, February 3
McNay Art Museum presents Outdoor Screening: In The Heights
Head to the McNay Art Museum’s Chiego Lecture Hall for a free screening of 2021 film In The Heights. In addition to the full-length movie, guests will also be able to view a maquette of the In the Heights set, which is on view in the museum’s current exhibition. Space is limited. Admission to this event is free with advance registration here.
Mandy Barnett in concert
Tennessee songstress Mandy Barnett comes to the San Antonio area to perform live at Brauntex Performing Arts Theatre. Guests can expect a selection of music from the “Nashville Songbook,” featuring classics made famous by Patsy Cline, Loretta Lynn, and other greats. Get your tickets here.
Friday, February 4
Blue Star Contemporary presents “Threads Bare” opening day
Explore the intersections of art and fashion through textiles at the newest Blue Star Contemporary exhibition, “Threads Bare.” This mixed-media show will feature artists Preetika Rajgariah, Juan Carlos Escobedo, Mickalene Thomas, Audrya Flores, C. Rose Smith, and Luis Valderas and their respective cultural identities as expressed through a collection of pieces. Following opening day, the exhibit will be on display through May 8. Admission is free.
Saturday, February 5
Titans of Tailgate
Witness a broiling battle of local chefs competing on the grill at Sunken Garden Theater. Titans of Tailgate will include food samples from a slew of local chefs, premium wines, classic tailgating games, and more. Get tickets here.
Dee Dee Bridgewater in concert
Acclaimed Grammy Award winner and Tony Award winner Dee Dee Bridgewater performs live in concert for one night only at Jo Long Theatre. The jazz singer and actress is one of the industry’s most talented vocalists and has released more than a dozen albums during her long career. Visit the ticketing website to reserve your seats to this magical evening of music.