River Walk Events and Downtown San Antonio Events Calendar

Luminaria 2012

Date: 05/05/2012
Time:H-E-B Family Area
5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Luminaria Opens
7:00 p.m. – 1:00 a.m.
Address: HemisFair Park
San Antonio, TX 78205
Phone: (210) 212-4999
-Luminaria to highlight original creative works with focus on theme of light-

Luminaria 2012 has been rescheduled for Saturday, May 5, 2012 at HemisFair Park in San Antonio, TX. Last year, the footprint for Luminaria expanded, allowing ample room for artists’ works to be featured throughout HemisFair Park. The enlarged footprint will remain the same for Luminaria 2012.

Since Luminaria began over four years ago, it has become the largest single-day arts event in South Texas, attracting over 310,000 attendees in 2011.

Luminaria includes the collaboration of over 80 artists and non-profit arts organizations, spotlighting six artistic disciplines: music, dance, media arts (film), literary arts, theatre and visual arts from local, national and international artists.

Luminaria is San Antonio’s annual celebration of contemporary art and artists. [...]

New Year Activities in San Antonio

Ring in the New Year in Beautiful Downtown San Antonio!

Fireworks, Food, and Music on the River! DECEMBER 31st, 2014

The San Antonio Parks Foundation, along with the city’s Parks and Recreation Department, produces the annual New Year’s Eve event, Celebrate San Antonio. This free event features something for everyone including music on four stages and special entertainment areas for children and families. Celebrate San Antonio attracts approximately 250,000+ people to the downtown area. Most hotels report sellouts and local restaurants are at capacity during New Year’s Eve, thanks to the event and its popularity. The San Antonio Parks Foundation is proud to be able to contribute to the San Antonio economy by hosting this event for locals and out of town holiday visitors.

Experience the biggest FREE New Year’s Eve celebration and fireworks extravaganza in Texas – Celebrate San Antonio!

With live music on three stages, carnival games and rides and delicious festival food, [...]