Weekend Event Guide
The biggest events in San Antonio this weekend include El Grito SA at Historic Market Square and Modest Mouse in concert. For a full list of events, please visit our calendar.
Thursday, September 14
Tobin Center for the Performing Arts presents Deepak Chopra
Bestselling author Deepak Chopra heads to the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts for an intimate discussion about our place in the world. Chopra’s newest book, You Are the Universe, will guide the evening’s topics for exploration.
Friday, September 15
The Consulate of General Mexico presents El Grito SA
El Grito SA returns for another year of music, historic reenactments, and fun for the entire family. Attendees can enjoy authentic Mexican eats and shop local vendors. The free celebration of the Independence of Mexico will also feature performances by folklorico dancers and a special civic ceremony by the Honorable Reyna Torres Mendivil, Consul General de México.
Modest Mouse in concert
Jam out to songs from Modest Mouse's most recent album, Stranger Ourselves, for one night at Whitewater Amphitheater. The cool vibes are well worth the quick road trip outside the city limits.
Trombone Shorty & Orleans Venues in concert
Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue make their way to Alamo City in support of their new album, Parking Lot Symphony. Best known for his master horn-playing skills, Trombone Shorty is will fill the the Aztec Theatre with the sweet sounds of New Orleans.
Saturday, September 16
San Antonio Brews & Blooms
Top local craft beers and beautiful bouquets combine for a lovely afternoon at the San Antonio Botanical Garden. Attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and blankets and sample craft brews, listen to live music, and enjoy yummy bites in a picturesque atmosphere. Sip a wide selection of beer, including blonde ales, wits, pale ales, IPAs, limited releases, and more.