Two performers at childrens ballet of san antonio on stage

Things To Do This Weekend in San Antonio with Kids | Image credit: Childrens Ballet of San Antonio

Our top choices for things to do in San Antonio with kids this weekend (May 6 – May 8) include The Children’s Ballet of SA Performance, Storytime at Barnes & Nobles,Trader’s Village Sunflower Field Fun, and more!

Top Pick for Summer Camps in San Antonio – Kids and Teens Summer Series at Sur La Table

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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 – FRIDAY 

The Children’s Ballet of San Antonio Performance 

Two performers at childrens ballet of san antonio on stage

Image credit: Childrens Ballet of San Antonio

Enjoy the story of Aladdin live as a ballet. In this story, young Aladdin must retrieve the magical lamp and follow him through the journey that contains adventure, magic, and love.

When: Friday, May 6 | 7:00 p.m.

Where: 224 E Houston St, San Antonio, TX

How much: $35


Family Night Hike

things to do with kids this weekend in san antonio

Image credit: San Antonio Botanical Garden

The Botanical Garden is just as beautiful at night as it is during the day. Don’t believe us? Check it out! And don’t forget to bring a flashlight for this night’s hike.

When: Friday, May 6 | 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Where: 555 Funston Pl, San Antonio, TX

How much: $11 and up


Black History Film Series: Glory Road 

Enjoy a free screening of Glory Road. This Disney film is based on a true story; a guest panelist will be present to discuss the film after.

When: Friday, May 6 | 8:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.

Where: 630 E Nueva St, San Antonio, TX

How much: Free



Fun Things to do in San Antonio with Kids This Weekend – SATURDAY

Junie B Jones: Toothless Wonder 

Things to do this weekend in san antonio junie b jones flyer

Image credit: Magik Theatre Facebook Page

Do you remember when you lost your top front teeth? Maybe there is someone in your family going through the same thing? Sit back and watch this live performance to see how Junie B figured it all out!

When: Saturday, May 7 | 2:00 p.m. or 5:00 p.m.

Where: 420 S Alamo St, San Antonio, TX

How much: Price Varies


Mom & Daughter Soiree

This one is for the mothers and daughters! Discuss things you have always wanted with each other, learn from others, and enjoy a fashion parade and other mother and daughter activities at this female expo.

When: Saturday, May 7 | 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Where: 433 S Hackberry, San Antonio, TX

How much: $47


Pick Flowers for Mother’s Day Weekend 

Women picking flowers at George Farms in San Antonio

Things to do in San Antonio with Kids this Weekend | Image Credit – George Farms FB page

Sunflower fields and Zinnias. Get the family together for fun flower picking, pictures, pony rides, and more at George Farms.

When: Saturday, May 7 | 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Where: 595 Mobile Home Alley, Poteet, TX

How much: $10 per person


Saturday Storytime at Barnes & Nobles 

When was the last time you went to the book store? Barnes & Nobles hosts storytime for a relaxing noon story in the kids section. This is a great way to show kids that reading is fun!

When: Saturday, May 7 | 11:00 a.m.

Where: 15900 La Cantera Pkwy, San Antonio, TX

How much: Free


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

Second Sundays 

things to do this weekend in san antonio family at chicken n pickle

Image credit: Chicken N Pickle San Antonio

It’s hard to believe it’s another month. Get it going at this monthly pop-up market at Chicken N Pickle. Local artisan vendors will be at the site… maybe you’ll want to get in some pickleball with the fam!

When: Sunday, May 8 | 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Where: 5215 UTSA Blvd, San Antonio, TX

How much: Free


Run This Mother 5K and Half Marathon 

This 5K is for moms and their children in honor of Mother’s Day. Celebrate all the things that moms do – constantly running around for the family – and see them look beautiful doing it!

When: Sunday, May 8 | 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Where: 200 Noblewood Dr, San Antonio, TX

How much: $15 for children


Traders Village Sunflower Field

Sunflower field at Traders Village

Image credit: Traders Village Facebook

Explore 10-acres of sunflowers and more! While Traders Village does its best to grow these beautiful flowers, be sure to watch out for updates because it all depends on mother nature. There are also rides, a petting zoo, and more.

When: Sunday, May 8 | 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Where: 9333 Southwest Loop 410, San Antonio, TX

How much: $5 and up


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

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