Weekend Event Guide
Celebrate Dad at the city's hottest events this Father’s Day weekend. From beard trims with a side of dad-approved barbecue to a free film festival on the farm, the weekend is full of family-friendly activities. For a full list of San Antonio happenings, visit our events calendar.
Dory After Dark: Finding Nemo and Finding Dory double feature
The beloved story of Finding Nemo continues with breakout character Dory’s own adventure this Thursday at Alamo Drafthouse Westlakes. Moviegoers will be rewarded with a late-night screening of Finding Nemo before being among the first to see its anticipated sequel, Finding Dory.
Artpace presents KRTU Rooftop Jazz Concert Series
The Artpace Rooftop Jazz Concert Series kicks off this Friday with a season announcement party featuring the Doc Watkins Trio. Enjoy a visual art display and sip beer and cocktails courtesy of Blue Moon and Jazz, TX. The concert series is über exclusive, so snag an Artpace or KRTU membership in advance to partake in the intimate art and musical experience all summer long.
Summer Solstice Film Festival
Ring in the summer season with a film festival on the farm this Saturday. The free day of cinema won’t go unearned. Upon arrival to Habitable Spaces, attendees will be given a map and invited to participate in a scavenger hunt to search for short films screening in spaces like chicken coops and tool sheds. Aside from the hunt, festivalgoers can help paint a hip-hop mural, create spin art, watch feature-length art films, and more.
Brew & Beard
Start the Father’s Day celebration a day early at Sandy Oaks Olive Orchard by spoiling your dad with a beard trim and a meal made for a Texan. Dads at Brew & Beard will be treated to cuts from an on-site barber; a round courtesy of Alamo Beer Company; and a choice of beef ribs or hamburger with cole slaw, potato salad, and a root beer float. This offers a nice break from his traditional grilling duties he’s sure to appreciate.
Alamo Beer Company and Kiolbassa Sausage present Fatherfest
Bring your appetite and your old man to a day all about him at Fatherfest this Sunday. The day-long festival is devoted to everything your pops loves — cold beer, live music, sausage, and other dad stuff. The free fun includes performances by Abraham Weaver, Mitch Webb and the Swindles, and Clint Tomerlin and Lacy Brinson. Purchase a tasting ticket for food truck offerings and toast to Dad with Alamo Beer Company brews.
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