Weekend Event Guide
There’s no shortage of diverse entertainment in the days ahead. See Broadway hit Tootsie on the Majestic Theatre stage, or enjoy the long-awaited return of PechaKucha. Check out the top five things to do in San Antonio this weekend.
Thursday, March 3
PechaKucha San Antonio presents Volume 40
Speaker series PechaKucha returns after a two-year hiatus with a new group of presenters and storytellers at the San Antonio Botanical Garden. The program will begin with a welcome reception and will include music by DJ Anita Boogie and complimentary bites curated by local chefs. A cash bar will also be available. Local musician and former PechaKucha SA presenter Alyson Alonzo will emcee the evening’s festivities. For a list of featured presenters and to purchase tickets, click here.
Broadway in San Antonio: Tootsie
The acclaimed musical, based on the Oscar-nominated film, comes to San Antonio’s Majestic Theatre for a limited time. This laugh-out-loud show, highlighting a Tony Award-winning book by Robert Horn and featuring a score by Tony Award winner David Yazbek, is billed as “a love letter to the theater.” Performances are scheduled through March 6. For seating information, visit the ticketing website.
Friday, March 4
Ballet San Antonio presents Don Quixote
Ballet San Antonio transports viewers to the streets of Spain in this production of Don Quixote, which follows the suave protagonist’s journey with the beautiful Dulcinea. Performances are scheduled through March 6 at the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts. Visit theBallet San Antonio website for ticketing information.
Los Texmaniacs in concert
Grammy-winning Los Texmaniacs head to Gruene Hall this Friday night. The conjunto band has released seven albums over nearly two decades and is known for hit songs like “El Bracero Fracasado” and “En Avión Hasta Acapulco.” Get tickets here.
Saturday, March 5
Bar Rojo International Women’s Day Happy Hour
Start your International Women’s Day festivities early with an elevated happy hour mixer hosted by Bar Rojo + Grand Hyatt San Antonio River Walk. Guests can nibble on complimentary apps and enjoy drink specials and live music, all while networking with San Antonio’s leading businesswomen. Bring your business card for a chance to win a two-night stay at Grand Hyatt San Antonio River Walk. Admission is free. Get more information on the event website.