Our top choices for things to do in San Antonio with kids this Memorial Day weekend (May 27 – May 30) include Clay Factory Workshop at Kidcreate Studio, Fredericksburg Crawfish Festival, Memorial Day Celebration at Market Square, and more!
Also, check out our post on Memorial Day 2022 events in San Antonio!
How to Help Families of Uvalde Victims
As we plan weekend activities for your kids and family, let’s all remember the families of those that have been struck by the recent tragedy. Below are some resources that NPR has listed for helping the Uvalde families.
- An official account opened by the school district at First State Bank of Uvalde to help the victims’ families
- A GoFundMe fundraiser set up by Victims First (a network of survivors and relatives affected by previous mass shootings)
- Blood Drive to help rebuild blood supply that was used to treat the Uvalde victims that were treated at area hospitals
For additional details, check out this article from the National Public Radio.
Plan for Summer Fun at a Discount! Save Big on San Antonio Area Attractions with POGO Pass
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, May 27, 2022
Spend memorial day weekend by checking out local artisan booths down by the River Walk. This is the perfect place to walk around and explore with the family!
When: Friday, May 27 | 11:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Where: 602 E Commerce St, San Antonio, TX
How much: Free
If you live in the Boerne ISD or just need some time to run some errands, drop your kid off at the Clay Factor day! This workshop allows kids to get creative with a variety of art materials. Sign up to grab their spot.
When: Friday, May 27 | 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Where: 21803 Interstate 10, Suite 102, San Antonio, TX
How much: $39
Enjoy a mid-morning storytime at the Twig Bookshop! Stories are always rotating, and there may even be a fun craft to complete.
When: Friday, May 27 | 10:30 a.m.
Where: 306 Pearl Pkwy Suite 106, San Antonio, TX
How much: Free
Top Pick for Summer Camps in San Antonio – Kids and Teens Summer Series at Sur La Table
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
Check out our full list of Summer Camps 2022 in San Antonio
Fun Things to do in San Antonio with Kids This Weekend – SATURDAY, May 28, 2022
As part of May month, Landa Gardens will be hosting a movie night! The film is Night at the Museum, perfect for the family to learn about history but also stay entertained.
When: Saturday, May 28 |7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Where: 233 Bushnell Ave, San Antonio, TX
How much: Free
Have you taken the kids out to see the show Toothless Wonder? This story is based on the book series and is great for children four and older. There are many things that Junie B. will be wondering about, and you get to follow along!
When: Saturday, May 28 | 2:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m.
Where: 420 S Alamo, San Antonio, TX
How much: $18 and up
Don’t forget to make your stop at George Farms! Here you can pick flowers, take pictures, pet animals, and more. A day out on the farm is the perfect way to spend time with the family.
When: Saturday, May 28 | 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Where: 585 Mobile Home Alley, Poteet, TX
How much: $5 | Under 3 Free
Crawfish season is here. Dive into the red seafood at this Fredericksburg Fest. Cajun food, live music, shopping, activities for kids, and more will line the streets of this fun weekend event which will be going on tomorrow too!
When: Saturday, May 28 | Check ticket
Where: 126 W Main St, Fredericksburg, TX
How much: $5 and up
Are you passionate about baking? Maybe you have a teen that’s 16 and wants to be a chef. Take this intensive workshop where you’ll cook in the kitchen with a small team learning French techniques for fresh pastries.
When: Saturday, May 28 | 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Where: 4821 Broadway, San Antonio, TX
How much: $95
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!
Fun Things to do in San Antonio with Kids this Weekend – SUNDAY, May 29, 2022
Live music is a great pastime, especially during a summer evening. Check out the Boerne Village Band, a German band, and relax or dance during the sounds.
When: Sunday, May 29 | 7:00 p.m.
Where: 100 N Main St, Boerne, TX
How much: Free
Shopping, live music, food, and festivity! This Downtown Memorial event is great for all ages to celebrate the holiday. Historic Market Square is always throwing themed celebrations.
When: Sunday, May 29 | 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Where: 514 W Commerce St, San Antonio, TX
How much: Free
It’s the 30th anniversary of Six Flags! Their anniversary celebration and Memorial Day weekend are the perfect way to kick off the summer so grab your ticket for a full day of fun.
When: Sunday, May 29 | 10:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Where: 17000 W I-10, San Antonio, TX
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
Fun Things to do in San Antonio with Kids this Weekend – MONDAY, May 30, 2022
If you’re looking for something to do during the day off school with the kids, check out this car show! There will be awards for car categories, and you and the family can check out the unique ones that will be on display.
When: Monday, May 30 | 8:00 a.m.
Where: 4900 Broadway Suite 100, San Antonio, TX
How much: Check Website
Memorial Day allows us to honor and remember those who have fallen. This family-friendly event is a tribute to the soldiers, perfect since San Antonio is also known as a military city.
When: Monday, May 30 | 12:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Where: 10 10th St, San Antonio, TX
How much: Free
Also, check out our 20 Top things to do with toddlers & kids in San Antonio
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