Music and live performances take center stage in the days to come. Catch Don McLean in concert as part of his 50th Anniversary “American Pie” tour, or see Robert Earl Keen just outside of Alamo City for a special evening. Check out the top five things to do in San Antonio this weekend. For more events, visit our calendar.
Thursday, June 23
San Antonio Museum of Art presents "Tony Parker's Heroes and Villains"
See some of the most iconic heroes and villains from Marvel Comics and DC comics up close and personal at the newest San Antonio Museum of Art exhibit. Visitors can study and admire life-size sculptures of Wonder Woman, the Hulk, Superman, Batman, and many others from Parker's personal collection. The collection will also include 41 figures from some of the most loved comic book and Sci-Fi collections in pop culture including Star Wars, Harry Potter, and The Avengers. A selection of related films will also be screened as part of the museum’s summer programming. Following opening weekend, this exhibit is on display through September 4.
Friday, June 24
Don McLean: 50th Anniversary of "American Pie"
Don McLean makes a stop at San Antonio’s Tobin Center for the Performing Arts as part of his 50th Anniversary "American Pie" tour. Since catapulting to stardom in 1971 with the release of his American Pie album, McLean has seen decades of success. The artist is a Songwriters Hall of Fame inductee and has built a massive fanbase of listeners of all generational backgrounds from across the globe. Select tickets are still available.
Saturday, June 25
Marlon Wayans: Microphone Fiend Tour
Comedian and multi-hyphenate entertainer Marlon Wayans brings his stand-up stylings to The Aztec Theatre stage for one night of laughs. Wayans is known for his many appearances in films like White Chicks and the Scary Movie franchise and for his more recent work like his 2018 Netflix comedy special, Woke-ish. A select number of table seats are still available for purchase.
The Rustic’s Half-y New Year Celebration
Make a toast to surviving the first half of 2022 with a little bubbly and a lot of friends at The Rustic. This nighttime bash on the patio will feature live music from Celebrating Strait 90's, full-service dining options, and tons of cocktails to ring in the second half of the year properly. Stick around for a complimentary champagne toast at midnight. Get more information on the event website or on the Rustic website.
Robert Earl Keen in concert
Texas music legend Robert Earl Keen comes to the Whitewater Amphitheater for a special evening concert prior to his retirement later this year. The singer-songwriter has penned hit songs and recorded 19 full-length albums during the course of his decades-long career. Select seating is still available on the ticketing website.