Weekend Event Guide
Indulge in all things delicious with the help of these culinary and cocktail events in Alamo City. Sample curated vino at the 4th Annual Wine Fest or enjoy all the crawfish you can eat at Battle of the Boil. Check out the top five things to do in San Antonio this weekend, and don't forget to join us next Tuesday, April 26, for the CultureMap San Antonio Tastemaker Awards at The Espee.
Thursday, April 21
Second Annual Battle of the Boil
Eat your fill of some of the finest crawfish in the spirit of competition at The Espee Pavilion. Battle of the Boil will feature eight teams with chefs and contestants from both San Antonio and Austin to determine who has the best boil in south Texas. Sample your healthy share of mudbugs and groove to live music from the Texases all evening for a delicious start to the weekend. Proceeds from Battle of the Boil will benefit Saint City Culinary Foundation.
La Cantera Resort & Spa presents Women & Whiskey
Celebrate the weekend with a glass of Bulleit Frontier Whiskey and spirited conversation hosted by Women & Whiskey. Attendees of the intimate evening at La Cantera Resort & Spa can expect complimentary tastings, small plates, and live entertainment. A Master Class featuring exclusive tastings and led by Bulleit distillers will also be available. Ready to up your whiskey game? Get your tickets here.
Broadway in San Antonio: Summer: The Donna Summer Musical
Experience the magnificent life and career of disco queen and superstar Donna Summer, brought to life on the Majestic Theatre stage. This show features a score with more than 20 of Summer’s most iconic hits, including “Love to Love You, Baby” and “Hot Stuff.” Get tickets here. Performances are scheduled through April 24.
Friday, April 22
Jerry Cantrell in concert
Alice in Chains co-founder Jerry Cantrell comes to San Antonio’s The Aztec Theatre for a special one-night concert. The acclaimed singer-songwriter performs live in support of his album, Brighten. A number of balcony seats are still available on the ticketing website.
Saturday, April 23
Tower of the Americas presents 4th Annual Wine Fest
Mix, sip, and mingle with other vino lovers at the 4th Annual Wine Fest. At the top of the Tower of the Americas, guests can enjoy samples from 24 different wineries, chat with industry representatives, nosh on chef-inspired appetizers, and groove to live entertainment all evening long. Special prizes will be given to lucky attendees. For a full list of participating wineries, head to the festival website: Pre-sale tickets are sold out, but day of tickets will be available to purchase at the door.