Weekend Event Guide
Here are the top 5 things to do in San Antonio this weekend
Live music dominates the top five things to do in San Antonio this weekend. Rock out with Gin Blossoms at The Aztec Theatre or fall in love with The Sound of Music all over again during its San Antonio run. For a full list of events, visit our calendar.
Thursday, March 7
San Antonio Food Bank presents Ancira Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram 2019 Live Music Series
The first half of the Ancira Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram Live Music Series begins this weekend and runs through May 30 before restarting in the fall. Catch Bri Bagwell during the inaugural show at The County Line Bar-B-Q Restaurant. For a full list of performers, visit the Live Music Series website. Admission is free, but guests are encouraged to bring monetary or food donations to benefit the San Antonio Food Bank.
ARTS San Antonio presents Celtic Nights: Oceans of Hope
Celtic Nights performs its new production, Oceans of Hope, at Trinity University. This show is much more than just fancy footwork. Irish dance performers tell the story of their cultural migration, influence, and expressive forms of art to authentic Celtic music. Tickets to the production at Trinity's Laurie Auditorium are still available.
Friday, March 8
Gin Blossoms in concert
American rock band Gin Blossoms celebrates the 25th anniversary of their multi-platinum album, Miserable Experience. Fans both old and new can rock out to the album performed in its entirety at The Aztec Theatre. In addition to Miserable Experience, Gin Blossoms will also perform hit songs from throughout their career. Select tickets are still available.
Majestic Theatre presents The Sound of Music
Maria and the von Trapp family returns in a brand-new production of The Sound of Music at the Majestic Theatre. Audiences of all ages can rediscover Rodgers and Hammerstein's iconic score while the story of family resilience and the power of music unfolds. Sing along to beloved songs including “My Favorite Things,” “Edelwiss,” and “The Sound of Music” for one weekend only. Performances through March 10.
Saturday, March 9
Southwest Gem and Mineral Society presents Fiesta of Gems
Get your glimmer on at Fiesta of Gems. During the two-day event, guests can browse and purchase goods from dealers showcasing rocks, minerals, gemstones, fossils, jewelry, lapidary arts, and more. Additional highlights include educational displays, hourly door prizes, crafts, and children’s activities so you can bring the entire family along. For more information and ticket prices, visit the Fiesta of Gems website.