Free in San Antonio - July 2018 | SanAntonioMomBlogs.com

Summer is in full swing, isn’t it?! I like to take advantage of the many awesome, free events in San Antonio and July is no exception. There’s lots to do in our city and we’ve compiled a comprehensive list of Free in San Antonio – check it out!

We’ve made every effort to ensure that this list is accurate and up-to-date, however, some venues/events/activities make changes without notifying us. We recommend contacting them before visiting to be 100% sure that their free offerings are still available.

Recurring Free Events in San Antonio

Tuesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays, San Fernando Cathedral, Main Plaza, 115 N. Main, 78205, at 9:00 p.m., 9:30 p.m., 10:00 p.m.
San Antonio | The Saga. This free video art installation, created by Xavier De Richemont, plays three times a night, weather permitting, on Tuesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays on the facade of San Fernando Cathedral.

Wednesdays, 20079 Stone Oak Pkwy, Ste 3120, 78258 OR 22211 IH 10 West, Ste 1107A, 78257, 6:00 p.m.
Free weekly group run with iRun. Strollers and/or dogs welcome. Each location has a route with 3 to 5 mile turnarounds, but runners can choose any distance they want.

Fridays, The Twig Book Shop, 306 Pearl Parkway, Suite 106, 78215, 10:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.
Miss Anastasia’s Wild and Wacky Pre-weekend Twiglet Storytime is held twice on Fridays during the summer. Enjoy a wild and wacky story time session with Miss Anastasia and make a delightful craft. All ages welcome.

Saturdays, 2602 NW Loop 1604, BLDG 1, Ste.106, 78248, 6:30 a.m.
Free weekly group run with iRun. Strollers and/or dogs welcome. Each location has a route with 3 to 5 mile turnarounds, but runners can choose any distance they want.

Free in San Antonio this July

Sunday, July 1: Hemisfair, 434 S Alamo St., 78205, 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Join Camp Gladiator as they host a FREE Sunday morning fitness camp that promises a fun and motivating environment where men and women of all ages and fitness levels can push themselves to reach their goals. There is no fee for these classes. Camp Gladiator’s mission is to positively impact the physical fitness and ultimately the lives of as many people as possible!

Sunday, July 1: San Antonio Museum of Art, 200 W. Jones, 78215
Free admission to the San Antonio Museum of Art (11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.)

Sunday, July 1: McNay Art Museum, 6000 N. New Braunfels, 78209, 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Enjoy free general admission at the McNay every first Sunday of the month courtesy of the Dickson-Allen Foundation! If there is a special exhibition at this time, the special exhibition fee will still apply to adults.

Sunday, July 1: Trader’s Village, 9333 SW Loop 410 near Old Pearsall Road, 12:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Traders Village presents it’s Independence Day Celebration. Bring the entire family. Enjoy fun foods, rides and entertainment. All activities are free, no admission fee and just $4 for parking and special food pricing.

Sunday, July 1: Sunken Garden Theater, 3875 N St Mary’s St., 78212, 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
The Brackenridge Park Conservancy is honored to present one of the Air Force’s finest and most versatile bands – Dimensions in Blue Jazz Ensemble from the Air Force Band of the West performing America’s music. This is the first concert in a series. The event is free and open to the public. Food and beverages available for purchase

Monday, July 2: Yanaguana Gardens, 434 S Alamo St, 78205, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Budding engineers and architects, join us on the Great Lawn for free-play with the Imagination Playground Big Blue Blocks. Building and playing with Big Blue Blocks is a FREE all-ages activity!

Tuesday, July 3: Cibolo Nature Center, Herff Farm, 33 Herff Rd, Boerne, TX, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
CNC: Little Explorers! Little Explorers will come for fun and adventure using their five senses to discover nature. They will listen to stories, sing songs, play games, explore the outdoors, and make crafts to take home. $5 per family. For more information, contact Stephanie Colvard at [email protected] or 830-249-4616.

Tuesday, July 3: Regal Movie Theaters in San Antonio, 10:00 a.m. 
Head over to a Regal Theater near you for almost free summer movies. $1 per person. Arrive early for best seating. Today’s choices are: The LEGO Movie and Alvin & the Chipmunks. For more information, visit: RegMovies.com.

Tuesday, July 3: Witte Museum, 3801 Broadway, 78209, 3:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Free Tuesdays at the Witte with no admission.

Tuesday, July 3: San Antonio Museum of Art, 200 W. Jones, 78215, 4:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Free admission to the San Antonio Museum of Art.

Tuesday, July 3: The Briscoe Western Art Museum, 210 W. Market Street, 4:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Free Tuesday Nights at the Briscoe Western Art Museum! Everyone gets in free on Tuesday nights from 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. to enjoy special programs, music, and more. And, remember: during all other open days/times, the Briscoe offers free admission, year-round, to children 12 and under and to all active military and their families (up to 4 people).

Tuesday, July 3: The DoSeum, 2800 Broadway, 78209, 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Free admission to The DoSeum on the first and third Tuesday of every month! Only the first 1,200 guests will be admitted so arrive early. Parking is free but limited – another good reason to be there early. Remember: no outside food allowed and umbrella strollers only inside the museum. The cafe will be open with food and drinks for sale.
PLEASE NOTE: the times have changed back to 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. 

Tuesday, July 3: Travis Park, 311 E Travis St., 78205, 7:00 p.m.
Join Slab Cinema for Movies by Moonlight. The movie is Beauty and the Beast. Get there early for a good spot. The movie will start at dusk.

Wednesday, July 4: The Alamo, 300 Alamo Plaza, San Antonio, Texas 78205, 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Celebrate Independence Day at The Alamo! All day the Alamo will have special living history demonstrations, photo opportunities with reenactors, firing demonstrations, free paletas, a reading of the Declaration of Independence, and a performance by Fort Sam’s Own 323d Army Band. Join us for a full day of living history fun that the whole family will enjoy.

Wednesday, July 4: Regal Movie Theaters in San Antonio, 10:00 a.m. 
Head over to a Regal Theater near you for almost free summer movies. $1 per person. Arrive early for best seating. Today’s choices are: The LEGO Movie and Alvin & the Chipmunks. For more information, visit: RegMovies.com.

Wednesday, July 4: Krispy Kreme (1117 North Loop 1604 East, 78232 | 12328 IH 10 West, 78230 | 2703 S.E. Military Dr., 78223), 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Free Family Night at Krispy Kreme: donut decorating, crafts, and games for all ages.

Wednesday, July 4: Arneson River Theatre, La Villita Historic Arts Village, 418 Villita St., 78205, 8:00 p.m.
Enjoy ¡BRAVO! – a drama of traditional folkloric numbers, passionate vocals, outstanding live music and high energy contemporary dance routines. General admission is free, however, donations are always appreciated. Doors open at 7 p.m. for the 8 p.m. performance.  Proceeds from donations benefit the youth participating in the Parks and Recreation Department cultural programs. Inclement weather can lead to cancellation of shows.

Thursday, July 5: McNay Art Museum, 6000 N. New Braunfels, 78209, 4:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Join the McNay Art Museum every Thursday to enjoy free general admission courtesy of H-E-B! Remember: kids and teens always get in free. If there is a special exhibition at this time, the special exhibition fee will apply to adults.

Thursday, July 5: Arneson River Theatre, La Villita Historic Arts Village, 418 Villita St., 78205, 8:00 p.m.
Enjoy ¡BRAVO! – a drama of traditional folkloric numbers, passionate vocals, outstanding live music and high energy contemporary dance routines. General admission is free, however, donations are always appreciated. Doors open at 7 p.m. for the 8 p.m. performance.  Proceeds from donations benefit the youth participating in the Parks and Recreation Department cultural programs. Inclement weather can lead to cancellation of shows.

Friday, July 6: San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio, 78215, 6:30 p.m.
Join Slab Cinema for Movies by Moonlight. The movie is Ferdinand the Bull. Get there early for a good spot. The movie will start at dusk.

Friday, July 6: The Purple Chair, 2302 Gruene Lake Dr. Suite C New Braunfels, Texas 78130, 7:00 p.m.
The Purple Chair will host Pajama Storytime on the last Friday of the month, put on your pajamas and join Miss Monique and for a calming story time right before bed.

Friday, July 6: Tower Plaza at the Tower of the Americas, 739 E. Cesar E. Chavez Blvd., 78205, 7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Free concert series. Food and beverages available for purchase. Family-friendly.

Friday, July 6: Amphitheater at the Wonderland of the Americas, 4522 Fredericksburg Rd., 78201, concerts at 7:30 p.m. and 9:00 p.m.
The Heights Jazz Festival has been captivating South Texas jazz fans for over 24 years. Enjoy this free concert series on the amphitheater lawn on a first-come, first-served basis. Bring your blankets and lawn chairs. Food and beverages are available for purchase at a variety of booths, as well as the adjacent Food Court inside Wonderland of the Americas.

Saturday, July 7: Home Depot locations around San Antonio, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
FREE, once-a-month workshops for kids, ages 5 – 12 at participating Home Depot stores. This week, your child will build a Fishing Game. Kids’ workshops are on a first come/first served basis. Register your child online ahead of time to make sure there is room available.

Saturday, July 7: Mission Marquee Plaza, 3100 Roosevelt Ave., 78214, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Farmers & Artisan Market! Guests will be able to purchase fresh goods from locally-sourced farmers. The San Antonio Food Bank Mobile Mercado will be on-site hosting healthy cooking demos and nutrition education sessions. Browse through a variety of local artisan vendors. Enjoy live music performances, food trucks, fun family activities, plus much more! In partnership with the YMCA, the Markets will offer FREE Community Fitness Classes.

Saturday, July 7: Hemisfair, 434 S Alamo St, 78205, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Work up a sweat, get fit and bust a move with a FREE Zumba class from MIX FIT SA. You’ll love this high energy dance workout.

Saturday, July 7: Lakeshore Learning, 327 NW Loop 410, 78216, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Free craft for kids. This week kids create Under the Sea Animals.

Saturday, July 7: Hemisfair, 434 S Alamo St, 78205, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Join us every first Saturday for SUPER FUN SATURDAYS! These free activities are staff-led exercises in creativity and fun! Get out to the park and get moving!

Saturday, July 7: Mission Marquee Plaza, 3100 Roosevelt Ave., 78214, 7:00 p.m.
Join Slab Cinema for Movies by Moonlight. The movie is LEGO Batman. Get there early for a good spot. The movie will start at dusk.

Sunday, July 8: Hemisfair, 434 S Alamo St., 78205, 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Join Camp Gladiator as they host a FREE Sunday morning fitness camp that promises a fun and motivating environment where men and women of all ages and fitness levels can push themselves to reach their goals. There is no fee for these classes. Camp Gladiator’s mission is to positively impact the physical fitness and ultimately the lives of as many people as possible!

Sunday, July 8: Institute of Texan Cultures, 801 E. Cesar Chavez Blvd., 78205, 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Free admission on the second Sunday of each month. Explore Texas Freedom Colonies through engaging family presentations, activities and more. The day will include a lecture and slideshow on Texas Freedom Colonies.

Sunday, July 8: Travis Park, 311 E Travis St., 78205, 7:00 p.m.
Join Slab Cinema for Movies by Moonlight. The movie is Pocahontas. Get there early for a good spot. The movie will start at dusk.

Monday, July 9: Yanaguana Gardens, 434 S Alamo St, 78205, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Budding engineers and architects, join us on the Great Lawn for free-play with the Imagination Playground Big Blue Blocks. Building and playing with Big Blue Blocks is a FREE all-ages activity!

Tuesday, July 10: Cibolo Nature Center, Herff Farm, 33 Herff Rd, Boerne, TX, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
CNC: Little Explorers! Little Explorers will come for fun and adventure using their five senses to discover nature. They will listen to stories, sing songs, play games, explore the outdoors, and make crafts to take home. $5 per family. For more information, contact Stephanie Colvard at [email protected] or 830-249-4616.

Tuesday, July 10: Santikos Theaters in San Antonio, 10:00 a.m. 
Head over to a Santikos Theater near you for free summer movies. Arrive early for best seating. Today’s movie is Despicable Me 3. For more information, visit: Santikos.com.

Tuesday, July 10: Regal Movie Theaters in San Antonio, 10:00 a.m. 
Head over to a Regal Theater near you for almost free summer movies. $1 per person. Arrive early for best seating. Today’s choices are: SING and The Peanuts Movie. For more information, visit: RegMovies.com.

Tuesday, July 10: Witte Museum, 3801 Broadway, 78209, 3:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Free Tuesdays at the Witte with no admission.

Tuesday, July 10: San Antonio Museum of Art, 200 W. Jones, 78215, 4:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Free admission to the San Antonio Museum of Art.

Tuesday, July 10: The Briscoe Western Art Museum, 210 W. Market Street, 4:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Free Tuesday Nights at the Briscoe Western Art Museum! Everyone gets in free on Tuesday nights from 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. to enjoy special programs, music, and more. And, remember: during all other open days/times, the Briscoe offers free admission, year-round, to children 12 and under and to all active military and their families (up to 4 people).

Wednesday, July 11: Santikos Theaters in San Antonio, 10:00 a.m. 
Head over to a Santikos Theater near you for free summer movies. Arrive early for best seating. Today’s movie is Despicable Me 3. For more information, visit: Santikos.com.

Wednesday, July 11: Regal Movie Theaters in San Antonio, 10:00 a.m. 
Head over to a Regal Theater near you for almost free summer movies. $1 per person. Arrive early for best seating. Today’s choices are: SING and The Peanuts Movie. For more information, visit: RegMovies.com.

Wednesday, July 11: Arneson River Theatre, La Villita Historic Arts Village, 418 Villita St., 78205, 8:00 p.m.
Enjoy ¡BRAVO! – a drama of traditional folkloric numbers, passionate vocals, outstanding live music and high energy contemporary dance routines. General admission is free, however, donations are always appreciated. Doors open at 7 p.m. for the 8 p.m. performance.  Proceeds from donations benefit the youth participating in the Parks and Recreation Department cultural programs. Inclement weather can lead to cancellation of shows.

Thursday, July 12: Arneson River Theatre, La Villita Historic Arts Village, 418 Villita St., 78205, 8:00 p.m.
Enjoy ¡BRAVO! – a drama of traditional folkloric numbers, passionate vocals, outstanding live music and high energy contemporary dance routines. General admission is free, however, donations are always appreciated. Doors open at 7 p.m. for the 8 p.m. performance.  Proceeds from donations benefit the youth participating in the Parks and Recreation Department cultural programs. Inclement weather can lead to cancellation of shows.

Friday, July 13: Bulverde Community Park, 29815 Bulverde Lane, Bulverde, 78163, 7:00 p.m.
Join Slab Cinema for Movies by Moonlight. The movie is The LEGO Batman Movie. Get there early for a good spot. The movie will start at dusk.

Friday, July 13: Tower Plaza at the Tower of the Americas, 739 E. Cesar E. Chavez Blvd., 78205, 7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Free concert series. Food and beverages available for purchase. Family-friendly.

Friday, July 13: Amphitheater at the Wonderland of the Americas, 4522 Fredericksburg Rd., 78201, concerts at 7:30 p.m. and 9:00 p.m.
The Heights Jazz Festival has been captivating South Texas jazz fans for over 24 years. Enjoy this free concert series on the amphitheater lawn on a first-come, first-served basis. Bring your blankets and lawn chairs. Food and beverages are available for purchase at a variety of booths, as well as the adjacent Food Court inside Wonderland of the Americas.

Friday, July 13: 100 Auditorium Circle, 78205, 8:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
H-E-B Cinema on the Plaza. Bring your lawn chairs or blankets to the Plaza under the glow of the Tobin Center and enjoy The Greatest Showman! The plaza will open an hour before the movie starts. No outside food or drinks are allowed, but concessions will be available for purchase- including full bar service. No Pets Please. *Note* There will be two showings tonight!

Saturday, July 14: Cibolo Nature Center, meet at Visitor’s Center, 140 City Park Road, Boerne, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Join Cibolo Nature Center for their FARM: Kids Club every second Saturday. Get outside, play together, enjoy nature and make memories! For kids from 3 to 103. $5.00 per family. For more information, contact Stephanie Colvard at [email protected] or 830-331-8596.

Saturday, July 14: Cibolo Nature Center, meet at Visitor’s Center, 140 City Park Road, Boerne, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Join Cibolo Nature Center for their 2nd Saturday Volunteer Day of Service. Volunteers will be helping to spruce up the visitor’s center. If you have gloves, bring them. Also, wear sturdy shoes.

Saturday, July 14: Lakeshore Learning, 327 NW Loop 410, 78216, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Free craft for kids. This week kids create a Super-Cute Sandcastle.

Saturday, July 14: Hemisfair, 434 S Alamo St., 78205, 8:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Join Slab Cinema for Movies by Moonlight. The movie is Isle of Dogs. Get there early for a good spot. The movie will start at dusk.

Sunday, July 15: Hemisfair, 434 S Alamo St., 78205, 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Join Camp Gladiator as they host a FREE Sunday morning fitness camp that promises a fun and motivating environment where men and women of all ages and fitness levels can push themselves to reach their goals. There is no fee for these classes. Camp Gladiator’s mission is to positively impact the physical fitness and ultimately the lives of as many people as possible!

Monday, July 16: Yanaguana Gardens, 434 S Alamo St, 78205, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Budding engineers and architects, join us on the Great Lawn for free-play with the Imagination Playground Big Blue Blocks. Building and playing with Big Blue Blocks is a FREE all-ages activity!

Tuesday, July 17: Hemisfair, 434 S Alamo St., 78205, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Story Time at the Book Garden: Come for a story under the big shady trees, stay for a creative activity, and walk away with a book from our FREE Book Garden!

Tuesday, July 17: Santikos Theaters in San Antonio, 10:00 a.m. 
Head over to a Santikos Theater near you for free summer movies. Arrive early for best seating. Today’s movie is Captain Underpants. For more information, visit: Santikos.com.

Tuesday, July 17: Regal Movie Theaters in San Antonio, 10:00 a.m. 
Head over to a Regal Theater near you for almost free summer movies. $1 per person. Arrive early for best seating. Today’s choices are: The LEGO Ninjago Movie and Ferdinand. For more information, visit: RegMovies.com.

Tuesday, July 17: Witte Museum, 3801 Broadway, 78209, 3:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Free Tuesdays at the Witte with no admission.

Tuesday, July 17: San Antonio Museum of Art, 200 W. Jones, 78215, 4:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Free admission to the San Antonio Museum of Art.

Tuesday, July 17: The Briscoe Western Art Museum, 210 W. Market Street, 4:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Free Tuesday Nights at the Briscoe Western Art Museum! Everyone gets in free on Tuesday nights from 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. to enjoy special programs, music, and more. And, remember: during all other open days/times, the Briscoe offers free admission, year-round, to children 12 and under and to all active military and their families (up to 4 people).

Tuesday, July 17: Travis Park, 311 E Travis St., 78205, 7:00 p.m.
Join Slab Cinema for Movies by Moonlight. The movie is Brave. Get there early for a good spot. The movie will start at dusk.

Tuesday, July 17: Cibolo Nature Center, Herff Farm, 33 Herff Rd, Boerne, TX, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
CNC: Little Explorers! Little Explorers will come for fun and adventure using their five senses to discover nature. They will listen to stories, sing songs, play games, explore the outdoors, and make crafts to take home. $5 per family. For more information, contact Stephanie Colvard at [email protected] or 830-249-4616.

Wednesday, July 18: Santikos Theaters in San Antonio, 10:00 a.m. 
Head over to a Santikos Theater near you for free summer movies. Arrive early for best seating. Today’s movie is Captain Underpants. For more information, visit: Santikos.com.

Wednesday, July 18: Regal Movie Theaters in San Antonio, 10:00 a.m. 
Head over to a Regal Theater near you for almost free summer movies. $1 per person. Arrive early for best seating. Today’s choices are: The LEGO Ninjago Movie and Ferdinand. For more information, visit: RegMovies.com.

Wednesday, July 18: Arneson River Theatre, La Villita Historic Arts Village, 418 Villita St., 78205, 8:00 p.m.
Enjoy ¡BRAVO! – a drama of traditional folkloric numbers, passionate vocals, outstanding live music and high energy contemporary dance routines. General admission is free, however, donations are always appreciated. Doors open at 7 p.m. for the 8 p.m. performance.  Proceeds from donations benefit the youth participating in the Parks and Recreation Department cultural programs. Inclement weather can lead to cancellation of shows.

Thursday, July 19: McNay Art Museum, 6000 N. New Braunfels, 78209, 4:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Join the McNay Art Museum every Thursday to enjoy free general admission courtesy of H-E-B! Remember: kids and teens always get in free. If there is a special exhibition at this time, the special exhibition fee will apply to adults.

Thursday, July 19: Mission Marquee Plaza, 3100 Roosevelt Ave., 78214, 7:00 p.m.
Join Slab Cinema for Movies by Moonlight. The movie is The Sandlot. Get there early for a good spot. The movie will start at dusk.

Thursday, July 19: Arneson River Theatre, La Villita Historic Arts Village, 418 Villita St., 78205, 8:00 p.m.
Enjoy ¡BRAVO! – a drama of traditional folkloric numbers, passionate vocals, outstanding live music and high energy contemporary dance routines. General admission is free, however, donations are always appreciated. Doors open at 7 p.m. for the 8 p.m. performance.  Proceeds from donations benefit the youth participating in the Parks and Recreation Department cultural programs. Inclement weather can lead to cancellation of shows.

Friday, July 20: Alamo Heights Nature Trails Park, 78209, 7:00 p.m.
Join Slab Cinema for Movies by Moonlight. The movie is The Greatest Showman. Get there early for a good spot. The movie will start at dusk.

Friday, July 20: Tower Plaza at the Tower of the Americas, 739 E. Cesar E. Chavez Blvd., 78205, 7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Free concert series. Food and beverages available for purchase. Family-friendly.

Friday, July 20: Amphitheater at the Wonderland of the Americas, 4522 Fredericksburg Rd., 78201, concerts at 7:30 p.m. and 9:00 p.m.
The Heights Jazz Festival has been captivating South Texas jazz fans for over 24 years. Enjoy this free concert series on the amphitheater lawn on a first-come, first-served basis. Bring your blankets and lawn chairs. Food and beverages are available for purchase at a variety of booths, as well as the adjacent Food Court inside Wonderland of the Americas.

Saturday, July 21: Yanaguana Gardens, 434 S Alamo St, 78205, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Join us on the Great Lawn for free-play with the Imagination Playground Big Blue Blocks every third Saturday. Build whatever is in YOUR imagination. All budding Engineers and Architects welcome!!

Saturday, July 21: Phil Hardberger Park, 13202 Blanco Rd., 78216, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Limestone & Fossils! Join Jean Hackett, Alamo Area Master Naturalist, as she talks about how limestone and fossils in the Edwards and Buda foundations were formed. Presentation will include a short hike to the borrow pit to learn about rock layers and a kid-friendly program is included. No registration is required. Free to attend but a donation of $3 per person or $5 per family is appreciated.

Saturday, July 21: Mission Marquee Plaza, 3100 Roosevelt Ave., 78214, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Farmers & Artisan Market! Guests will be able to purchase fresh goods from locally-sourced farmers. The San Antonio Food Bank Mobile Mercado will be on-site hosting healthy cooking demos and nutrition education sessions. Browse through a variety of local artisan vendors. Enjoy live music performances, food trucks, fun family activities, plus much more! In partnership with the YMCA, the Markets will offer FREE Community Fitness Classes.

Saturday, July 21: Hemisfair, 434 S Alamo St, 78205, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Work up a sweat, get fit and bust a move with a FREE Zumba class from MIX FIT SA. You’ll love this high energy dance workout.

Saturday, July 21: Mission Marquee Plaza, 3100 Roosevelt Ave., 78214, 7:00 p.m.
Join Slab Cinema for Movies by Moonlight. The movie is Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Get there early for a good spot. The movie will start at dusk.

Saturday, July 21: Lakeshore Learning, 327 NW Loop 410, 78216, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Free craft for kids. This week kids create Seaside Pals.

Sunday, July 22: Hemisfair, 434 S Alamo St., 78205, 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Join Camp Gladiator as they host a FREE Sunday morning fitness camp that promises a fun and motivating environment where men and women of all ages and fitness levels can push themselves to reach their goals. There is no fee for these classes. Camp Gladiator’s mission is to positively impact the physical fitness and ultimately the lives of as many people as possible!

Monday, July 23: Yanaguana Gardens, 434 S Alamo St, 78205, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Budding engineers and architects, join us on the Great Lawn for free-play with the Imagination Playground Big Blue Blocks. Building and playing with Big Blue Blocks is a FREE all-ages activity!

Tuesday, July 24: Santikos Theaters in San Antonio, 10:00 a.m. 
Head over to a Santikos Theater near you for free summer movies. Arrive early for best seating. Today’s movie is Paddington 2. For more information, visit: Santikos.com.

Tuesday, July 24: Regal Movie Theaters in San Antonio, 10:00 a.m. 
Head over to a Regal Theater near you for almost free summer movies. $1 per person. Arrive early for best seating. Today’s choices are: The Secret Life of Pets and Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel. For more information, visit: RegMovies.com.

Tuesday, July 24: Witte Museum, 3801 Broadway, 78209, 3:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Free Tuesdays at the Witte with no admission.

Tuesday, July 24: San Antonio Museum of Art, 200 W. Jones, 78215, 4:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Free admission to the San Antonio Museum of Art.

Tuesday, July 24: The Briscoe Western Art Museum, 210 W. Market Street, 4:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Free Tuesday Nights at the Briscoe Western Art Museum! Everyone gets in free on Tuesday nights from 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. to enjoy special programs, music, and more. And, remember: during all other open days/times, the Briscoe offers free admission, year-round, to children 12 and under and to all active military and their families (up to 4 people).

Tuesday, July 24: Cibolo Nature Center, Herff Farm, 33 Herff Rd, Boerne, TX, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
CNC: Little Explorers! Little Explorers will come for fun and adventure using their five senses to discover nature. They will listen to stories, sing songs, play games, explore the outdoors, and make crafts to take home. $5 per family. For more information, contact Stephanie Colvard at [email protected] or 830-249-4616.

Tuesday, July 24: Travis Park, 311 E Travis St., 78205, 7:00 p.m.
Join Slab Cinema for Movies by Moonlight. The movie is Lilo & Stitch. Get there early for a good spot. The movie will start at dusk.

Wednesday, July 25: Santikos Theaters in San Antonio, 10:00 a.m. 
Head over to a Santikos Theater near you for free summer movies. Arrive early for best seating. Today’s movie is Paddington 2. For more information, visit: Santikos.com.

Wednesday, July 25: Regal Movie Theaters in San Antonio, 10:00 a.m. 
Head over to a Regal Theater near you for almost free summer movies. $1 per person. Arrive early for best seating. Today’s choices are: The Secret Life of Pets and Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel. For more information, visit: RegMovies.com.

Thursday, July 26: McNay Art Museum, 6000 N. New Braunfels, 78209, 4:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Join the McNay Art Museum every Thursday to enjoy free general admission courtesy of H-E-B! Remember: kids and teens always get in free. If there is a special exhibition at this time, the special exhibition fee will still apply to adults.

Thursday, July 26: McNay Art Museum, 6000 N. New Braunfels, 78209, dusk
Join Slab Cinema for Movies by Moonlight. The movie is Miss Congeniality . Get there early for a good spot. The movie will start at dusk.

Friday, July 27: Tower Plaza at the Tower of the Americas, 739 E. Cesar E. Chavez Blvd., 78205, 7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Free concert series. Food and beverages available for purchase. Family-friendly.

Friday, July 27: Amphitheater at the Wonderland of the Americas, 4522 Fredericksburg Rd., 78201, concerts at 7:30 p.m. and 9:00 p.m.
The Heights Jazz Festival has been captivating South Texas jazz fans for over 24 years. Enjoy this free concert series on the amphitheater lawn on a first-come, first-served basis. Bring your blankets and lawn chairs. Food and beverages are available for purchase at a variety of booths, as well as the adjacent Food Court inside Wonderland of the Americas.

Saturday, July 28: Lakeshore Learning, 327 NW Loop 410, 78216, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Free craft for kids. This week kids create a Sail Away! Craft Stick Sailboat.

Sunday, July 29: Hemisfair, 434 S Alamo St., 78205, 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Join Camp Gladiator as they host a FREE Sunday morning fitness camp that promises a fun and motivating environment where men and women of all ages and fitness levels can push themselves to reach their goals. There is no fee for these classes. Camp Gladiator’s mission is to positively impact the physical fitness and ultimately the lives of as many people as possible!

Monday, July 30: Yanaguana Gardens, 434 S Alamo St, 78205, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Budding engineers and architects, join us on the Great Lawn for free-play with the Imagination Playground Big Blue Blocks. Building and playing with Big Blue Blocks is a FREE all-ages activity!

Tuesday, July 31: Cibolo Nature Center, Herff Farm, 33 Herff Rd, Boerne, TX, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
CNC: Little Explorers! Little Explorers will come for fun and adventure using their five senses to discover nature. They will listen to stories, sing songs, play games, explore the outdoors, and make crafts to take home. $5 per family. For more information, contact Stephanie Colvard at [email protected] or 830-249-4616.

Tuesday, July 31: Santikos Theaters in San Antonio, 10:00 a.m. 
Head over to a Santikos Theater near you for free summer movies. Arrive early for best seating. Today’s movie is The My Little Pony Movie. For more information, visit: Santikos.com.

Tuesday, July 31: Regal Movie Theaters in San Antonio, 10:00 a.m. 
Head over to a Regal Theater near you for almost free summer movies. $1 per person. Arrive early for best seating. Today’s choices are: The LEGO Batman Movie and Trolls. For more information, visit: RegMovies.com.

Tuesday, July 31: Witte Museum, 3801 Broadway, 78209, 3:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Free Tuesdays at the Witte with no admission.

Tuesday, July 31: San Antonio Museum of Art, 200 W. Jones, 78215, 4:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Free admission to the San Antonio Museum of Art.

Tuesday, July 31: The Briscoe Western Art Museum, 210 W. Market Street, 4:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Free Tuesday Nights at the Briscoe Western Art Museum! Everyone gets in free on Tuesday nights from 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. to enjoy special programs, music, and more. And, remember: during all other open days/times, the Briscoe offers free admission, year-round, to children 12 and under and to all active military and their families (up to 4 people).

Tuesday, July 31: Travis Park, 311 E Travis St., 78205, 7:00 p.m.
Join Slab Cinema for Movies by Moonlight. The movie is Coco. Get there early for a good spot. The movie will start at dusk.

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