San Antonio Events this Weekend of February 16 Include Bud Light Mardi Gras River Parade, Puppy Bowl XX, & more!

San Antonio Events this Weekend of February 16 Include Bud Light Mardi Gras River Parade, Puppy Bowl XX, & more!

Our top picks for San Antonio events this Weekend of February 16 – 18 include the Otaku Fan FairBallet Texas Presents Love Stories, New Orleans Night! A Mardi Gras Party, Family Night Hike, and more!


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San Antonio Events This Weekend of February 16, 2024 – Friday

New Orleans Night! A Mardi Gras Party

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Image credit: Jazz, TX Facebook

Jazz, TX is bringing Mardi Gras to San Antonio! Brandon Guerra, Adam Carrillo, and a full NOLA band will play tunes all night to get you into the Fat Tuesday spirit.

There will also be beads (of course), amazing food, and a second line!

When: Friday, February 16, 2024, 7 pm
Where: Jazz, 312 Pearl Pkwy Building 6, Suite 6001, San Antonio, TX 78215
How much: 
$10; $85


Cooking Class with ClassPop!

Come by Ranger Creek Brewing & Distilling to up your cooking skills. Chef Chelsea from ClassPop will be on-site to guide you step by step in making a gnocchi recipe and marina sauce.

When: Friday, February 16, 2024, 6 pm – 9 am
Where: Ranger Creek Brewing & Distilling, 4834 Whirlwind Dr, San Antonio, TX 78217
How much: $6 per child


Family Night Hike

Take the whole family and enjoy nature and a beautiful sunset as you travel through the trails. Discover the different living creatures that call the Cibolo a home.

When: Friday, February 16, 2024, 6 pm
Where: Cibolo Center for Conservation, 140 City Park Rd, Boerne, TX 78006
How much: Free


Ballet Texas Presents Love Stories

Ballet Texas Presents Love Stories

Image credit: Ballet Texas Facebook

Ballet Texas will give you a show that showcases love and all its shapes and forms through modern and contemporary dance. These will be accompanied by the timeless classics of Elvis Presley, Queen, Tina Turner, and more.

Take your partner, friends, or family to see this moving display of love.

When: Friday, February 16, 2024, 7 pm
Where: Brauntex Theatre of Performing Arts, 290 W San Antonio St, New Braunfels, TX 78130
How much: Free


Shen Yun

Fill your night with the art of dance and music at Shen Yun. You’re in for an amazing show that blends the fantastic world of fairy tales with Asian culture. You’ll hear classic stories of love and loss, humor, and heroic deeds as they come to life.

When: Saturday, February 17, 2024, 7:30 pm | Until February 18, 2024
Where: The Tobin Center for the Performing Arts, 100 Auditorium Cir, San Antonio, TX 78205
How much:
Starts at $84


San Antonio Events This Weekend of February 16, 2024 – Saturday

Big Day of Play: Mission Astronaut

Kids and families will have a blast exploring outer space in this year’s Day of Play! It will be chock full of exciting activities like flying drones, making galactic sensory battles, checking out space art, and even a Chinese Lunar New Year celebration!.

When: Saturday, February 17, 2023, 7 pm
Where: The DoSeum, 2800 Broadway, San Antonio, TX 78209


Storytime Stampede

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Image credit: The Briscoe Western Art Museum Facebook

Every month, families can enjoy Western fun and stories.

Storytime Stampede features 30-minute programs designed for kids 18 months to five years old. Moreover, it will include stories told and acted out. The books will be read out loud and there will be movement activities, songs, and art.

Today, they’ll hear all about Bill “Bojangles” Robinson in honor of Black History Month. Listen to the story of this groundbreaking Black tap dancer in the story, Rap Tap Tap: Here’s Bojangles – Think of That. After the story, kiddos will make their own rhythm instruments. 

When: Sunday, February 17, 2024, 10:30 am | Every third Saturday of the month
Where:The Briscoe Western Art Museum, 210 W Market St, San Antonio, TX 78205
How much: Free for kids 12 and younger; Adults with kids get half-off general admission


Market Days at the Tower of the Americas

Head over to the base of the tower for Market Days! Check out over 40 local vendors and take home some pretty cool stuff.

Shop and enjoy as you support some awesome local businesses.

When: Saturday, February 17, 2024, 11 am – 4 pm
Where: Tower of Americas, 739 E César E. Chávez Blvd, San Antonio, TX 78205


Otaku Fan Fair | Anime & Food Festival

Otaku Fan Fair | Anime & Food Festival

Image credit: Otaku Fan Fair (@otakufanfair) Instagram

Weebs will have a thrilling and fun time at the Otaku Fan Fair! It’s your chance to meet your favorite voice actors from your favorite anime shows, watch performances, and see talented cosplayers!

Check out the otaku shops and take home some pretty cool stuff. Of course, fill up on tastes from all around the globe from the many food trucks on-site.

When: Saturday, February 17, 2024, 10 am | Until February 18, 2024
Where:Traders Village, 9333 SW Loop 410, San Antonio, TX 78242
How much: Free


San Antonio Events This Weekend of February 16, 2024 – Sunday

Free Community Yoga at Hemisfair

End your weekend and prepare for the week with a fun, beginner-friendly yoga session. No matter your level, you’re welcome to join. Just bring your mat and water.

When: Sunday, February 18, 2024, 10 am – 11 am
Where: ​​Civic Park at Hemisfair, 210 S Alamo St, San Antonio, TX 78205


Special Exhibition Tour: Age of Armor

This guided tour will take you to explore the SAMA’s special exhibition, The Age of Armer: Treasures from the Higgins Armory Collection at the Worcester Art Museum. This exhibit focuses on the story of armor at its golden age.

When: Sunday, February 18, 2024, 12 pm – 1 pm
Where: San Antonio Museum of Art, 200 W Jones Ave, San Antonio, TX 78215
How much: Free with Special Exhibition Admission


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