Things to do in San Antonio with kids this weekend of May 26: Movies in the Park, Family Cooking on Memorial Day, & more!

Things to do in San Antonio with kids this weekend of May 26

Things to do in San Antonio with kids this weekend of May 26 | Image credit: City of Kyle

Our top choices for things to do in San Antonio with kids this weekend of May 26, 2023, include Movies in the Park, Family Cooking on Memorial Day Weekend, Wild World Records, and more!

Editor’s Note: Our staff works hard to bring you the most up-to-date information. However, all information is subject to change! As always, please verify with the organizer before heading out! 

Also, remember to also check out our recent posts on Fun Things to do in San Antonio for Teens, Summer Camps San Antonio 2023, San Antonio Water Parks and Pools, and San Antonio Restaurants with Playgrounds!

Deal Alert – Canyon Lake Pontoon Boat Tour – Lowest Price Guarantee! 

Enjoy a fun-filled and active excursion out on the water with this private pontoon boat and tubing experience. Make your own way to the dock on Canyon Lake, meet your guide, and hop aboard your vessel. The flexible itinerary is entirely up to you: you can relax on board and soak up the sun, can head to an island beach to sunbathe, can go lake swimming and fishing—and even go tub-towing.

Bring the kids along on this family-friendly excursion A private tour gives you the freedom to customize your schedule. Choose to swim, relax, fish, sunbathe, and go tub-towing. This pontoon boat tour makes it easy to soak up the scenery’

Get more information and book your Private Pontoon Tour of Canyon Lake TODAY!

Things to do in San Antonio with kids this weekend of May 26, 2023 – Friday

Memorial Day River Walk Artisan Show

Experience the beauty of the San Antonio River Walk at the Artisan Show by shopping over 40 handmade artisan booths, including pottery, textiles, jewelry, woodwork, paintings, beadwork, and more. 
When: Friday – Monday, May 26-29,2023 | 11:00 am – 11:00 pm
Where: 602 E Commerce St, San Antonio, TX 78205
How Much: Free

Movies in the Park

Things to do in San Antonio with kids this weekend

Image credit: City of Kyle

Take family movie night up a notch. Join a lot bunch of people in the park to watch some awesome movies on a big screen!

Grab your lawn chairs, a few blankets, and some snacks. Then, just get cozy and enjoy the show.

When: Friday, May 26, 2023, movie will begin after sundown
Where: Gregg-Clarke Park, 1231 W Center St, Kyle, TX 78640 
How Much: Free

Deal Alert: 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 on Saturday, May 27, 2023

Parent & Child: Sushi Basics

Get messy and fill your tummies with some yummy DIY sushi! Grab your kids so you can spend some quality time bonding over food and teaching them a valuable life skill, as well.

You’ll learn how to make the perfect sushi rice and about all the essential ingredients. When that’s down, you’ll practice and perfect your techniques to create a variety of sushi.

When: Saturday, May 27, 2023, 12 pm to 2 pm
Where: H-E-B Central Market, 4821 Broadway, San Antonio, TX 78209
How much: $65

Family Cooking on Memorial Day Weekend

Bake with San Antonio Botanical Garden in the spirit of the Fantastic Beasts muggle Jacob Kowalski. They will teach you and your little one to bake a delicious treat inspired by “Kowalski Quality Baked Goods.” Before or after taking this story-themed class, participants are welcome to enjoy the Imaginary Worlds: One Upon a Time exhibition. Ages 8 and up.

When:  Saturday, May 27, 2023 | 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Where: San Antonio Botanical Garden, 555 Funston Pl, San Antonio, TX 78209
How Much: $22 adult ($19.80 adult member) | $18 child ($16.20 child member).

Check more Memorial Day events in San Antonio here

Witte Dino Dash: 5k and Kids Run

Things to do in San Antonio this weekend

Image credit: Witte Museum

Get fit and run wild with the dinos! Grab your kids because they can join this fun run too.

The Witte Dino Dash provides vital scholarship underwriting for field trip visits, allowing young minds to be inspired.

This year, the run coincides with the opening of Tyrannosaurs: Meet the Family, the Witte’s latest exhibition. It explores one of the greatest and most feared predators of all time.

When: Saturday, May 27, 2023, 7 am to 9 am
Where: Witte Museum, 3801 Broadway, San Antonio, TX 78209
How much: $28 – $55

Asian Festival 2023

Asian Festival 2023

Image credit: UTSA – The University of Texas at San Antonio Facebook

Let’s celebrate our Eastern brothers and sisters at the Asian Fest!

For one day, drown in amazing performances, entertainment, talent, and rich culture.

Of course, dig in some authentic Asian cuisine and enjoy the day with family-friendly activities and games that are not only fun but educational too.

Explore the different kinds of music, fashion, and crafts of the various countries too.

When: Saturday, May 27, 2023, 10 am to 5 pm
Where: UTSA Downtown Campus, 501 W César E Chávez Blvd, San Antonio, TX 78207
How Much: $5 for kids 12 and under; $15 General Admission

Kerrville Folk Festival

Things to do in San Antonio with kids this weekend

Image credit: Kerrville Folk Festival Facebook

The Kerrville Folk Festival, the longest continuously running music festival in North America and Mecca in the songwriting community, is back.

For 18 days straight, watch amazing concerts and participate in activities every one of any age will enjoy. These activities are not only fun but will focus on nurturing, developing, and honing one’s artistic expression, particularly songwriting.

When: Saturday, May 27, 2023, 10 am to 5 pm | May 25 to June 11, 2023
Where: 3876 Medina Hwy, Kerrville, TX 78028

Check out the highly-rated Hopscotch Immersive Art Experience!

hopscotch immersive art experience in San Antonio

Discover a one-of-a-kind 20,000-square-foot immersive art experience in the heart of downtown San Antonio. On our patio, you can enjoy fourteen collaborative displays, specialty cocktails, and rotating food trucks. Hopscotch enables artists to showcase their work in innovative and sustainable ways, encourages them to be inspired by new mediums, and enables them to reach new audiences.

Get all the details and book your Immersive Art Experience TODAY!!!

Best things to do in San Antonio with kids this weekend of May 26, 2023 – Sunday

Wild World Records

Be part of history and break records!

Featuring Guinness World Records, Wild World Records is giving you the chance to go on a quest to break Guinness World Records all over the zoo.

You’ll also be learning a bunch of things, like record-breaking animal traits, conservation initiatives, and many other unsurpassed facts.

There will be a ton of fun and challenging events and activities everyone will love.

When: Sunday, May 28, 2023, 9 am | May 27 to September 4th, 2023
Where: San Antonio Zoo, 3903 N St Mary’s St, San Antonio, TX 78212
How Much: With admission

Traders Village Sunflower Village

Traders Village Sunflower Village

Image credit: Traders Village San Antonio Facebook

Walk among 10 acres of sunflowers. It’s simply stunning. There are paths to follow and even a maze that lets you explore the field even better.

Keep your eyes peeled! You might just spot a certain Buzz, the official SpokesBee for the Sunflower Field.

Makes sure your phones and cameras are charged. Of course, there will be a ton of photo opportunities. But fret not. There will be a professional photographer to take and print photos right there and then, so you can take them home.

When: Sunday, May 28, 2023,9 am to 6 pm | May 19 to June 13, 2023
Where: Traders Village, 9333 SW Loop 410, San Antonio, TX 78242

How Much: $11.99 – $17.99

Boerne Concerts in the Park

Throughout the year, Boerne Parks and Recreation hosts several concerts in the park.

This Sunday, you have the chance to watch one! The Boerne Concert Band will be taking the stage to give you and your family a lovely show.

When: Sunday, May 28, 2023, 7 pm
Where: Main Plaza, 100 N. Main Street, Boerne, TX 78006

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

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