Things to Do This Month in San Antonio

There are always a ton of free and cheap activities happening around San Antonio and we’ve made a quick reference guide for the best of the month! Mark down your favorites from our list of the Top Things to Do in San Antonio this month (August 2020), and head out to enjoy them.


There are some things you can do in San Antonio this month any day of the week you choose! Here are a few of our favorites:

San Antonio Zoo
The San Antonio Zoo is home to more than 3,000 animals from all over the world, and it’s one of the best family-friendly destinations in the city. Get your tickets now online and skip the line.

San Antonio Aquarium
The San Antonio Aquarium is one of the city’s best family attractions. Experience over 8,000 animals and a ton of interactive opportunities, including feeding stingrays, sharks, and more. And with this special deal, tickets start at just $5!


Free Heart Screening for Teens

AugustHeart is to provide free heart screenings to teenagers to identify selected heart abnormalities in an effort to reduce the risk of sudden cardiac death. Sign up for your free appointment.

When: August 1, 10:00 a.m.

Where: 3233 North Saint Mary’s St., 78212

Cost: Free admission

Texas Children in Nature

Partners from across the state of Texas can gather to discuss getting more kids outside.

When: August 6, 3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Where: Online Event

Cost: Free

Medically Fragile Night: Drive Thru Parade

Medically Fragile Night: Drive-Thru Parade! Join our partners from Wave Healthcare, The Gus Owens Stephens Foundation, and HEB for a drive-thru parade through The DoSeum parking area where you’ll enjoy fun activities and receive a special take-home surprise as well. This evening is sure to be a unique DoSeum Experience. Medically Fragile Night: Drive-Thru Parade is a free event and reserved for families with children who are medically fragile.

When: August 11, 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. 

Where: 2800 Broadway St., 78209

Cost: Free admission; reservation required

Jurassic World Live Tour 

Jurassic World comes to life for the first time in a touring arena show! Your trip to Isla Nublar takes a terrifying turn after the Indominus rex escapes and causes chaos in the park! The adventure continues as you join forces with a team of scientists to unravel a corrupt plan and save Jeanie, an all new dinosaur, from a terrible fate. Along the way, experience some of Jurassic Worlds most iconic dinosaurs including Blue the Raptor, Triceratops, Pteranodons and the mighty Tyrannosaurus rex! *No costumes for guests 14 & older.

When: August 20, 7:30 p.m. 

Where: 100 Montana Street, 78203

Cost: $15+

Any other things to do in San Antonio this month that you’re excited about? Let us know!