Weekend Event Guide

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

The Mavericks
The Mavericks, Los Lonely Boys, and The Last Bandoleros play Whitewater Amphitheater this Sunday.  Photo courtesy of The Mavericks

Alamo City is blooming with big events this weekend. Get in on the final weekend of Fiesta San Antonio, or take a quick trip to Fredericksburg for the Hill Country Film Festival. For a full listing of happenings, visit our calendar.

Thursday, April 27

2017 Fiesta San Antonio
The San Antonio tradition continues with parades, concerts, and other festivities. Highlights include Fiesta Carnival and the Battle of Flowers Parade. For a full list of Fiesta events and venues, visit the festival website. Fiesta concludes April 30.

2017 Hill Country Film Festival
Make the trip to Fredericksburg for a full weekend of cinematic magic. This year’s film festival will feature more than 85 screenings, including documentaries, feature films, and short films by talented filmmakers from Texas and far beyond. Aside from screenings, festival attendees can enjoy panels, parties, and more. 

Friday, April 28

Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo in concert
Grammy-winning artist Pat Benatar joins her husband and co-writer, Neil “Spyder” Giraldo, for an evening at the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts. The duo makes a quick stop in San Antonio as part of a 2017 tour.

Crawfest New Braunfels
Mudbug mania hits the Comal County Fair Grounds for three days. Bring the entire family and feast on freshly prepared crawfish all weekend long. Other Crawfest activities include a gumbo cook-off and the 5K Crawdaddy Dash.

Saturday, April 29

The Mavericks in concert with Los Lonely Boys and The Last Bandoleros
Take a short road trip to the Whitewater Amphitheater for a can’t-miss concert featuring The Mavericks, Los Lonely Boys, and The Last Bandoleros. Rock out to classics and new tunes from The Mavericks’ newest album, Brand New Day.