Weekend Event Guide

Here are the top 5 things to do in San Antonio this weekend

Here are the top 5 things to do in San Antonio this weekend

San Antonio River Walk Christmas Lights
Catch the Ford Holiday River Parade with on Friday night. San Antonio River Walk/Facebook
Ballet San Antonio presents The Nutcracker
The Nutcracker comes to life at the Tobin Center. Photo courtesy of Alexander Devora Photography
Boerne’s Hill Country Mile presents  Dickens on Main
Don't miss the snow at Dickens on Main in Boerne this weekend. Photo by Elizabeth Castle
San Antonio River Walk Christmas Lights
Ballet San Antonio presents The Nutcracker
Boerne’s Hill Country Mile presents  Dickens on Main

Holiday events abound this Thanksgiving weekend in San Antonio. Experience the Ford Holiday River Parade or see holiday classic The Nutcracker come to life. For a full list of happenings, visit our events calendar.

Friday, November 25

27th Annual International Peace Market
Esperanza Peace & Justice Center is hosting the annual Mercado de Paz this Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Attendees to the free holiday market can enjoy live music and delicious food while they shop goods from more than 100 makers. 

Ford Holiday River Parade
Head to the River Walk with the family for the annual Holiday River Parade. See dazzling floats decorated with lights and tinsel glide along the 2.5-mile route, and celebrate the most wonderful time of the year in Alamo City.

Ballet San Antonio presents The Nutcracker
It's opening weekend of The Nutcracker at the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts. The talented performers of Ballet San Antonio will bring Tchaikovsky's classic composition to life yet again.

Dickens on Main
Boerne's Hill Country Mile is transforming into a winter wonderland this weekend only. Visitors can look forward to shopping, visits with Santa Claus, food vendors, ice sculpting, and more fun at this free A Christmas Carol-inspired festival. Snow on Main Street and a 60-foot ice slide are attractions you won't want to miss. 

Saturday, November 26

Universal Pictures presents Sing Saturday
Unwind from Thanksgiving with a free, family-friendly screening of the new animated film Sing. The 10 am showing at AMC Rivercenter 11 is first-come, first-served, so an early arrival is recommended.