Celebration and Culture
Welcome to eSanAntonio.com’s guide to the events, festivals, and happenings in San Antonio, Texas. From vibrant cultural celebrations to family-friendly activities and exciting annual events, San Antonio offers a diverse range of experiences for locals and visitors alike.
Fiesta San Antonio
Fiesta San Antonio is a 10-day citywide celebration held in April, honoring the heroes of the Battles of the Alamo and San Jacinto. With over 100 events, including extravagant parades, live music, food, and family fun, Fiesta is the largest and longest-running event in San Antonio.
San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo
Held in February, the San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo is a popular annual event featuring rodeo competitions, live music, carnival rides, and a variety of family-friendly activities.
Ford Holiday River Parade and Lighting Ceremony
This annual event in November transforms the San Antonio River Walk into a magical wonderland with thousands of twinkling lights and a festive river parade.
World Heritage Festival
The World Heritage Festival, held in September, celebrates the San Antonio Missions, a UNESCO World Heritage site. The festival includes a culinary experience, Restored by Light event, and various cultural activities.
Tejano Music Awards Fan Fair
This annual event showcases the best in Tejano music, with performances by top artists, autograph sessions, and a variety of food and merchandise vendors.
Other Annual Events
San Antonio hosts numerous other annual events, such as the San Antonio Cocktail Conference in January, the Battle of the Alamo Commemoration in March, and the Tasting Texas Food + Wine Festival in October.
Explore the diverse range of events and festivals in San Antonio and immerse yourself in the city’s rich culture and vibrant atmosphere. For more information on upcoming events, visit our Events Calendar.