May 26, 2013
The USAF Band of the West presents Gateway Brass in concert. This Memorial Day tribute will inform San Antonio Botanical Garden visitors of the significance of this national holiday, Memorial Day. The concert will include classical and patriotic music....More
May 26, 2013
From Denmark to Russia and from Spain to Venice, four films celebrate international festivals in the McNay’s Fiesta, Fête Film Fest. Free with museum admission. Some ...More
May 26, 2013
Experience Vik Muniz’s curious photographs, made with powdered pigments, chocolate syrup, and marinara sauce. Create your own food-based compositions with photographer Mari ...More
May 25-May 27, 2013
Memorial Day Celebration...More
May 30, 2013
Come join us for this informative tour focusing on Villa Finale's history and architecture. The house, built in 1876, was purchased and restored by civic leader and ...More
May 30, 2013
Experience the Witte Museum after hours, an evening exclusively for adults (21 and older) that mixes cocktails, conversation and innovative museum cultural programming.
May 30, 2013
From private backyard swimming pools in the affluent suburbs to a crowded public pool, Ned Merrill (Burt Lancaster) swims his way home. On the way he re-visits his past, ...More
May 9-May 31, 2013
Fiesta Noche del Rio is a professionally-produced, fast-paced and colorful musical revue performed in seven acts. It features beautifully costumed dancers and singers with lively ...More
|22nd Annual Superhero Contest and Exhibit |
Centro Cultural Aztlan is hosting our 22nd Annual SUPERHERO contest and exhibit. This exhibit is open to any students 6 to 18 years of age. We ask students to identify a positive role model in their lives and create a drawing, illustration, painting, or sculpture of their Superhero. The key word and subject of this contest is “Super Heroes”, who the students consider as positive role models in their school, community, or home. Special attention will be to creativity and...
|Centro Cultural Aztlan||05/25/13-|
|Shakespeare in the Park: A Midsummer Night's Dream|
About the show
|Primer Sabado : Fun in the Sun!|
Two-day event filled with local entertainment, arts & crafts,children's activities,food and more.
|City of San Antonio, Dept for Culture & Creative Development||06/01/13-|
|Fiesta, Fête Film: Dangerous Beauty|
From Denmark to Russia and from Spain to Venice, four films celebrate international festivals in the McNay’s Fiesta, Fête Film Fest. Free with museum admission. Some films may not be appropriate for all audiences.
1:00 pm Tour of Fiesta, Fête, Festival
|McNay Art Museum||06/02/13||San Antonio|
|Members-only Preview and Reception: Norman Rockwell: Behind the Camera|
Join the McNay for a special preview of summer exhibition Normal Rockwell: Behind the Camera, a landmark exhibition exploring in depth Rockwell’s richly detailed study photographs, commissioned by the artist as references for his iconic paintings. Organized by the Norman Rockwell Museum, this presentation reveals a rarely seen yet fundamental aspect of Rockwell’s creative process, and unveils a significant new body of Rockwell imagery in an unexpected medium through over 250...
|McNay Art Museum||06/04/13||San Antonio|
Of Animals is a photography collaboration between 8 photography students from the Art Institute of San Antonio and is a photographic representation of the human-animal experience.
|The Art Institute of San Antonio||06/07/13-|
|Exhibition: Fiesta, Fête, Festival|
Fiesta, Fête, Festival moves from San Antonio to Seville, Venice, Versailles, St. Petersburg, and other cities to celebrate some of the world’s great festivals. Scene and costume designs from the Tobin Collection reveal that San Antonio’s own Fiesta—from NIOSA and Charreada to the Coronation of the Queen of the Order of the Alamo and Cornyation—belongs to a rich tradition of popular and court celebrations.
*Display Image: Eugene Berman, Costume...
|McNay Art Museum||01/16/13-|
|Exhibition Performance: Rockwell Sings America|
Celebrate a bygone era with food, cocktails, music, and the spirit of Norman Rockwell. In conjunction with the Broadway Reach Community Weekend, sing along to American favorites with Allegro Stage Company directed by Tim Hedgepeth and Tom Masinter.
Cocktails available at cash bar. Broadway Reach institutions offer special programs June 6–9. Visit www.broadwayreach.org for schedule of events and more information.
|McNay Art Museum||06/06/13-|
|Texas Folklife Festival|
The signature event and the Institute of Texan Cultures, the Texas Folklife Festival brings Texas history and heritage to life. Across the museum grounds, visitors can find more than 40 unique cultures, represented by some 250 participating organizations.
|Institute of Texan Cultures||06/07/13-|
|Broadway Reach Community Weekend|
This summer, the Broadway Reach invites San Antonio residents and visitors to discover what our organizations have to offer with the Broadway Reach Community Weekend, June 6–9. This four-day celebration allows visitors to explore cultural and entertainment offerings with family-friendly programs on art, history, nature, and more. A discounted joint ticket is available for purchase beginning June 1. Visit all venues to get your Broadway Reach passport stamped and enter a raffle to win...
|Summer Teacher Institute: Every Object Tells a Story|
Just as authors tell tales with words, artists use materials to describe scenes, characters, actions, and conversations. This summer, experience three days of storytelling, art making, and careful visual investigation. Look to works of art and consider the stories we know, the stories we learn, and the stories we imagine.
Teachers earn 18 hours of continuing professional education credit for attending all three days. Fee (includes lunch on Thursday and museum admission all three...
|McNay Art Museum||06/11/13-|
|Fathers Day Weekend|
Two day event filled with local entertainment, arts and crafts,food booths.
|City of San Antonio, Dept for Culture & Creative Development||06/15/13-|
|In The Heights|
The historic Woodlawn Theatre presents the San Antonio Premiere of the Tony Award-winning musical In the Heights, May 24 through June 23, 2013. With a zesty score that skips from Latin pop to hip hop and back, the show is infused with simple, yet infectious joy…just like the barrio in which the story unfolds.
|Music for Your Eyes tour|
Walter Mathis enhanced Villa Finale’s world of visual beauty by filling his home with the sounds of music. Guests to his home were treated to a unique visit as they toured Villa Finale’s collections while their ears were entertained by the musical delights of antique machines. In this popular tour, we recreate this experience by treating today’s visitors to demonstrations of some of the rare music machines in the Mathis collections including the automated 1921...
|Villa Finale||06/27/13||San Antonio|
|Freedom Fest 2013|
Three Day Event filled with local entertainment,arts and crafts,childrens activities,food & more.
|City of San Antonio, Dept for Culture & Creative Development||07/04/13-|
|Salsa in the Plaza|
Salsa in the Plaza is a two day event filled with salsa music, salsa cookoff,local entertainment, arts & crafts,childrens activities,food and more.
|City of San Antonio, Dept for Culture & Creative Development||07/20/13-|
|Camp Guadalupe- Summer 2013|
Camp Guadalupe is designed for ages 8–12 and includes 6 weeks of activities Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m. Each week is independent from the other enabling participation for the week/s that fit each family’s schedule.
|Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center||06/10/13-|
|Jo-Anne McArthur curated by Cyndi Rook|
Award-winning photojournalist Jo-Anne McArthur documents our interactions with non-human animals in such a way that we may find new significance in ordinary, often unnoticed situations of use, abuse and sharing of spaces. Her documentary project, We Animals, is internationally celebrated and over 80 animal organizations, including Igualdad Animal, Sea Shepherd and the Jane Goodall Institute, have benefited from her photography. In April 2013, Ghosts In Our Machine, a feature length film...
|Primer Sabado : Back to School|
Two day event filled with local entertainment,arts & crafts, Childrens activities,food and more.
|City of San Antonio, Dept for Culture & Creative Development||08/03/13-|
|Dinosaurs Unearthed: Bigger. Better. Feathered... |
Dinosaurs are back at the Witte ? and this time they are bigger, better and more feathered than ever!
|Primer Sabado : Mariachis y Guitarras|
Two day event filled with local entertainment,arts & crafts,children's activities,food and more
|City of San Antonio, Dept for Culture & Creative Development||09/07/13-|
|Exhibition: Majority Rules: A Decade of Contemporary Art Acquisitions|
Supporting acquisition of contemporary art for the McNay Art Museum is a vital part of the mission of the McNay Contemporary Collectors Forum (MCCF). Since 2003, MCCF has purchased one or two works of art for the McNay’s collection at the group’s annual fall View & Vote. To date, MCCF has acquired 12 contemporary works in various media. Previous acquisitions include works by John Miller (2003), Ed Kienholz and Nancy Reddin Kienholz (2004), John Fraser (2005), Susie Rosmarin...
|McNay Art Museum||01/23/13-|
Commemorate Mexico's independence,live entertainment, arts & crafts,children's activities,food
|City of San Antonio, Dept for Culture & Creative Development||09/14/13-|
|Made in Texas|
Cowboy boots and computers. Salsa and Texas-shaped tortilla chips. Jalapeño jelly and prickly pear wine. Ancient stone tools and artificial hearts. What do these all have in common? Texas! “Made in Texas” explores a diverse array of Texan-made objects which add to the fabric of life not only in our state, but across the globe.
|Institute of Texan Cultures||07/02/12-|
|Hispanic Heritage Weekend Celebration|
Market Square Jalepeno Fest! Food Booths, Live Entertainment, Arts & Crafts and more.
|City of San Antonio, Dept for Culture & Creative Development||09/28/13-|
|4th Annual Market Square Car Show|
Custom cars and motorcycles displyed throughout Market Square. Two day event filled with local entertainment,arts & crafts, children's activities food booths and more.
|City of San Antonio, Dept for Culture & Creative Development||10/12/13-|
|Los Altares del Mercado|
From October 12th to November 3rd we welcome you to our Farmers Market to view alters created by local schools and the Market Square community.
|City of San Antonio, Dept for Culture & Creative Development||10/12/13-|
|Dia de Los Muertos Celebration|
A Day of the Dead Celebration with a Dance and Drum Procession
|City of San Antonio, Dept for Culture & Creative Development||11/02/13-|
|Market Square Tamalada|
Two-day event filled with entertainment
|City of San Antonio, Dept for Culture & Creative Development||11/16/13||San Antonio|
|Feria De Santa Cecilia "Dia Del Musico"|
Three day event filled with local entertainment arts & crafts food and more
|City of San Antonio, Dept for Culture & Creative Development||11/29/13-|
|Primer Sabado:La Pastorela|
Two-Day filled event with local entertainment, arts snd crafts, children's activities, food and more...
|City of San Antonio, Dept for Culture & Creative Development||12/07/13-|
|26th Annual Blessing of the Animals|
A special blessing of all animals and pets. This one day event will be filledwith local entertainment, arts and crafts,childrens activities,while having your pets blesses
|City of San Antonio, Dept for Culture & Creative Development||12/14/13||San Antonio|
|Salt Of The Earth ~ Contemporary Art Month (CAM) Exhibit Opening Reception|
Please join us for a CAM, Contemporary Art Month, Exhibit, SALT OF THE EARTH, featuring several local artists exhibiting a variety of mediums, including sculpture, paint, jewelry, photography, and more.
|The Jackson Ranch||02/27/13-|
|H-E-B Free Tuesdays at SAMA|
Thanks to the generous support of H-E-B, SAMA is free every Tuesday from 4:00 - 9:00 PM. Join us for a variety of free programs including lectures, films, sketching and tours. Cafe des Artistes is also open until 9:00 PM to match SAMA’s extended hours.
|San Antonio Museum of Art||06/19/12-|