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Celebrate the holiday season with the iconic 38th annual Ford Holiday River Parade on Friday, Nov. 23. Bring the whole family out to the River Walk in downtown San Antonio for a parade filled with lights, decorated floats, and music. The theme for the 2018 parade is “Christmas in San Antonio.” People of all ages can watch the many floats depicting the traditional way locals celebrate the holidays. This parade features 28 illuminated floats and 100,000 lights (that’s 2,250 strands of lights).
Free viewing areas are also available throughout the parade route. Just arrive early bring your own chairs! There are a variety of ticket options to get the best views at the Arneson River Theatre, be sure to check their website for prices. Also, many local restaurants on the River Walk offer packages including seating and meals. Check their website for more details.