Elevate your entertainment experience with these swanky and cool local events. Enjoy the final weekend of the Balcones Heights Jazz Festival, or experience the inaugural evening of Dashi’s new indulgent wine tasting series. Check out the top five things to do in San Antonio this weekend. For a full listing of our events, go to our calendar.
Thursday, July 28
Johnny Mathis in concert
Beloved recording artist Johnny Mathis comes to San Antonio’s Tobin Center for the Performing Arts for one magical evening. Audience can expect a bevy of hits from "The Voice of Romance” himself. Boasting a career of more than 60 years, Mathis is best known for his swoon-worthy hits like "Chances Are," "It's Not For Me To Say," and "Misty.” Get tickets here.
Friday, July 29
Balcones Heights Jazz Festival
The city’s beloved jazz festival is still groovin’ for a few more days. This weekend’s lineup at Wonderland of the Americas Mall includes performances by headliners Rob Zinn and Jeff Ryan. They will be joined by opening act Johnny P & the Wiseguys. For a full performance schedule and to purchase tickets, go to the festival website.
Tower of the Americas presents Party on the Plaza
Unwind and kick off the weekend in an elevated mood at Tower of the Americas. Party on the Plaza continues with another Friday night of live local music and fun. This week’s musical guest is the Mark Odom Band. Food offerings will be available to keep you fueled up as you dance the night away. Admission is free and open to the public. For a full show schedule, go to the event website.
Saturday July 30
William Clark Green's Toobin' and Boozin' Float Trip
Venture out to Whitewater Amphitheater with country music star William Clark Green. Boozin’ Float Trip festivities include washer tournaments, tubing, and special live performances by Green, Josh Ward, and The Steel Woods. For ticketing, tubing, and lineup information, go to the float trip website.
Sunday, July 31
Dashi Sichuan Kitchen + Bar presents Vino & Vinyl
Be among the first to experience Vino & Vinyl, the new wine tasting series presented by swanky San Antonio eatery Dashi Sichuan Kitchen & Bar. The inaugural festivities include a special program featuring a 10-course, globally-inspired meal, complemented by expertly curated wine pairings and tastings. Snag your tickets to this splurge-worthy culinary experience here. Proceeds from the series will benefit Texas Food & Wine Alliance.