Things to do in San Antonio with kids this weekend of August 19 2022 | Movie Night at Mission Marquee

Things to do in San Antonio with kids this weekend of August 19 2022 | Movie Night at Mission Marquee | Image credit: Mission Marquee

Our top choices for things to do in San Antonio with kids this weekend of August 19 2022 include Outdoor Movie night at Mission Marquee, Painting with a Twist Class, and more!


PLAN FOR SUMMER FUN AT A DISCOUNT! SAVE BIG ON SAN ANTONIO AREA ATTRACTIONS WITH POGO PASS

Image 1: Pogo Pass to 35 Things to Do in Austin, San Antonio and Waco

The Standard South Central Texas Pogo Pass (San Antonio/Austin/Waco) provides admissions to 35 different entertainment venues in the San Antonio, Austin and Waco area.

Perfect for families, the Pogo Pass gives both adult and child pass-holders 50+ visits to some of the best things to do that San Antonio, Austin and Waco have to offer. The Pogo Pass nearly pays for itself with a visit to one or two venues alone!!!

Pass Features the following Attractions in San Antonio

  • One visit to the San Antonio Zoo
  • One visit to the Witte Museum
  • One visit to the Buckhorn Museum
  • One visit to Wonder World Park
  • One visit to the San Antonio Aquarium
  • One visit to Rush Fun Park
  • Six tickets to the University of Texas-San Antonio athletic events (multiple sports)
  • Two visits to Pump It Up
  • Two visits to Monster Mini Golf & Laser Tag for a round of Mini Golf

Check out the POGO pass and SAVE Big on San Antonio Attractions! 


BEST THINGS TO DO IN SAN ANTONIO WITH KIDS THIS WEEKEND – FRIDAY, August 19, 2022

Starting Out Wild: Water Everywhere

Things to do in San Antonio with kids this weekend | Children at Phil Hardberger

Image Credit: Phil Hardberger Park Conservancy Facebook Page

If you have an 18-month to 3-year-old child, take them to this outdoor morning class to discover nature, movement, and the wild. Water shoes and clothes are encouraged.

When: Friday, August 19 | 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Where: 21395 Milsa Dr, San Antonio, TX

How much: Free

 

Earth Matters at The Doseum

Earth Matters Doseum Flyer

Image credit: The Doseum Facebook Page

Dive deep into the science behind the Earth. Through visual land immersive exhibits, this is perfect for children’s science exploration!

When: Friday, August 19 | 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Where: 2800 Broadway, San Antonio, TX

How much: $14


TOP PICK FOR SUMMER CAMPS IN SAN ANTONIO – KIDS AND TEENS SUMMER SERIES AT SUR LA TABLE

Sur La Table Summer Camps in Houston

Kids and Teens Summer Series by Sur La Table calls on all young chefs to get ready for five fun-filled days of cooking, learning, and laughter at the Sur La Table kitchens.

The classes will be small and hands-on allowing for plenty of mixing, prepping and cooking. The instructors are both talented chefs and teachers, and they will make sure that everyone has a great time. Young cooks will explore menus full of exciting discoveries, from how to prepare favorite dishes to new twists on classic desserts.

Students receive a certificate of completion, a free apron (colors may vary) and a coupon good for 10% off an in-store purchase while class is in session! 

Location: Shops at La Cantera- 15900 La Cantera Parkway, #19120, San Antonio
Dates: Various 4 day and 5 day camps between May 31st and August 19
Cost: Varies

Check out our full list of Summer Camps 2022 in San Antonio


BEST THINGS TO DO IN SAN ANTONIO WITH KIDS THIS WEEKEND – SATURDAY, August 20, 2022

Outdoor Movie at Mission Marquee 

Movie Night at Mission Marquee

Image credit: Mission Marquee Facebook Page

Head out to Mission Marquee Plaza for an evening of the film under the night sky. Tonight’s film is the Eternals.

When: Saturday, August 20 | 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Where: 3100 Roosevelt Ave, San Antonio, TX

How much: Free

 

Drum Circle at the Tobin Center 

Drum Circle Flyer

Image credit: The Tobin Center Website

Join in on this fun community drum circle. A mixture of drums and hand percussion will be available for your use; all ages are welcome!

When: Saturday, August 20 | 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Where: 100 Auditorium Cir, San Antonio, TX

How much: Free

 

Family Garden Workshop at the SA Botanical Garden 

In this hands-on workshop families will learn to plant, maintain, and harvest beans! There will also be tools to plant your beans to watch them grow.

When: Saturday, August 20 | 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Where: 555 Funston Pl, San Antonio, TX

How much: $13 and up

 

Otter Play Time Painting 

Group at Painting with a Twist

Image credit: Painting with a Twist Facebook Page

Enjoy painting? Sign up for a Painting with a Twist Class! This family-friendly theme will show you how to create a cute, unique otter painting.

When: Saturday, August 20 | 2:00 p.m.

Where: 555 W Bitters No. 128, San Antonio, TX

How much: $30


CHECK OUT SUMMER CAMPS AT DRAMA KIDS INTERNATIONAL

Drama Kids International Summer Camps are among the best summer camps in the San Antonio area. 

In the Super Heroes Camp at Drama Kids International, kids will perform mighty feats of strength and cunning as they write, solve, and act up in plays – created, directed, and performed entirely by THEM!

Campers will use all their superpowers to create a plot, characters, stage movement, songs, and more as they work together to save the planet (or whatever else they may wish to save). Campers will bring the house down during their end of camp DKI Playhouse Presentation, performing a play created by their team! 

We have rounded up the best summer camps in the San Antonio area. Drama Kids International is one of them. There are camps in areas of Sports, Outdoors, STEM and more! 

Check out our full list of the Best Summer Camps for 2022 in the San Antonio area!


BEST THINGS TO DO IN SAN ANTONIO WITH KIDS THIS WEEKEND – SUNDAY, August 21, 2022

Parent & Child Class at Central Market 

Spend quality time in the Central Market kitchen exploring the taste of Texas Czech culture. Shape delicious dough with fillings, and enjoy the treat at the end of class!

When: Sunday, August 21 | 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Where: 4821 Broadway, San Antonio, TX

How much: $55

 

Brunch Bingo at Chicken N Pickle 

Do you have teens? We know they love to sleep in during the weekend. So let them hit snooze, then go out for brunch at Chicken N Pickle and play some bingo while you are there.

When: Sunday, August 21 | 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Where: 5215 UTSA Blvd, San Antonio, TX

How much: Free

Southside Market Days: 50’s Party

Southside Market Days host local vendors and artisans from the community. Celebrate the 50s with live music, a look-alike contest, and a hula hoop contest!
When: Sunday, August 21 | 3:00 p.m.
Where: 815 Pleasanton Rd, San Antonio, TX
How much: Price Varies

Summer Film Series at the Briscoe

Things to do in san antonio this weekend with kids | Briscoe Western Art Museum

Image credit: The Briscoe Western Art Museum Facebook Page

Watch a tense western thriller, Wind River, at the Briscoe. The Briscoe is dedicated to all things Western! Explore the museum while you’re at it.

When: Sunday, August 21 | 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Where: 210 W Market St, San Antonio

How much: $12 | Free 12 & Under


SAVE BIG AT SEA WORLD SAN ANTONIO

Image 5: Up to 18% Off Admission to SeaWorld San Antonio

What: One Single-Day Ticket to SeaWorld San Antonio: Valid Through 01/03/2023. Attractions include roller coasters, up-close sea life interactions, and world-class shows at one San Antonio’s largest amusement parks.

Where: Sea World San Antonio – 10500 Sea World Dr, San Antonio, TX 78251

How Much: Up to 18% discount on admission at Sea World and Aquatica, San Antonio


Also, check out our 20 Top things to do with toddlers & kids in San Antonio

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