Weekend Event Guide
Here are the top 6 things to do in San Antonio this weekend
The theatre is calling to us in the days to come. Animated zoo pals, historical figures in a musical light, and legendary rock artists are all set to take the many storied stages of the Alamo City. Check out the top six things to do in San Antonio this weekend. For a complete list of events, visit our calendar.
Thursday, June 22
Tobin Center presents Madagascar The Musical
New York's Central Park Zoo and its most beloved animated characters come to life on stage at the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts. This high-energy musical based on the hit Dreamworks movie Madagascar will feature favorite tunes, new music, puppets, dancing menageries, and more. This family-friendly live production is suitable for viewers of all ages. Tickets are available at tobincenter.org.
Broadway in San Antonio presents Hamilton
The hit Broadway musical about the life and legacy of Founding Father Alexander Hamilton comes to the Majestic Theatre for a brief residency. Audiences will experience a genre-blending score with music and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda about America at the time of the country’s founding, with a present-day twist and a touring cast. Performances are scheduled through July 2. Splurge on tickets to this can’t-miss show at sanantonio.broadway.com.
Reckless Kelly in concert
Austin-based band Reckless Kelly performs live at Gruene Hall for four days straight this weekend. Throughout their decades-long career, Reckless Kelly has released 10 albums and is known for top hits like “Vancouver” and “Motel Cowboy Show.” For ticket details, go to gruenehall.com.
Friday, June 23
Fiesta Noche del Rio
The Alamo Kiwanis Club’s Fiesta Noche del Rio summer series continues at Arneson River Theatre. Highlights include Mariachis, Flamenco guitar, dancing, costumes, food, and more. The series continues through August 5, and raises money for a multitude of children's charities through the club. Get tickets and a full schedule at fiestanochesa.com.
Whitewater Amphitheater presents Dirty Heads in concert
Whitewater Amphitheater welcomes Dirty Heads to the stage for a live show in support of their 2022 album, Midnight Control. The Southern California-based band is known for its fusion of hip-hop, reggae, and rock, and has hits like “Vacation” and “Stand Tall.” Go to ticketweb.com for more information.
Saturday, June 24
Aztec Theatre presents Sam Morril: The Class Act Tour
Stand-up comic Sam Morril makes a stop in San Antonio at Aztec Theatre as part of his national tour. A rising star in the comedy world, Morril has performed regularly on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert, The Late Late Show With James Corden, and Conan. Ticketing information is available on Live Nation.