Weekend Event Guide
Kick off the virtual San Antonio Film Festival from the safety of home or experience an immersive Pink Floyd Laser Spectacular while keeping your social distance. Check out the top five things to do in San Antonio this weekend.
Thursday, November 12
San Antonio Film Festival
Stream more than 150 films from local filmmakers, as well as international selections, during the San Antonio Film Festival. This year’s programming is entirely virtual via the online platform Eventive. Attendees can discover and screen feature-length narratives, documentaries, music videos, short films, animation, and more from home. Purchase passes and view a schedule of events on the film festival website. San Antonio Film Festival programming is scheduled through December 13.
Central Market presents Virtual Wine & Cheese Tasting
Indulge in curated wine and cheese pairings from the comfort of your kitchen thanks to this virtual Central Market event. Attendees will get to sample five cheeses and three complementary wines, while experts share insider knowledge and educational tidbits. Interested parties can purchase a pre-arranged tasting kit for pickup from participating Central Market locations ahead of the evening’s programming. For ticketing options, visit the class website.
Friday, November 13
Esquire Tavern reopening
Favorite River Walk bar and restaurant Esquire Tavern reopens for dine-in service after temporarily closing earlier this year. Patrons can expect the same signature menu items, along with new cocktails and dishes crafted by new members of the kitchen team and bar program. Esquire Tavern will reopen at 75 percent capacity and will enforce strict safety guidelines, including mandatory masks and additional sanitizing.
Ray Wylie Hubbard in concert
Legendary Texas singer-songwriter Ray Wylie Hubbard celebrates his 74th birthday in style on the Gruene Hall stage. Attendees can enjoy tops songs from the “Mother Blues” and “Dust of the Chase” artist while remaining socially distant via table seating. For ticket options, go to the event website.
Saturday, November 14
Pink Floyd Laser Spectacular
Get carried away at this immersive Pink Floyd event at the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts. The mind-expanding experience combines a soundtrack of the band's greatest hits with high-powered lasers, special lighting effects, and large-screen video projection. Socially distanced seating is available for purchase on the ticketing website.