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 (June 2019), and head out to enjoy them.

 

EVERYDAY FUN

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 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!

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 for only $12.99.

San Antonio Bus Tour
See all the most popular San Antonio sights with a city sightseeing tour. The hop-on, hop-off service allows you to explore at your own pace. See the River Walk, the Hemisfair Park and all the most important monuments. Tickets start at $38.

 

TOP THINGS TO DO IN SAN ANTONIO THIS MONTH: JUNE 2019

Tech Museum at Port San Antonio

Come see an array family-friendly exhibits, including some of the world’s earliest innovations in computing, telecommunications and electrical power!

When: June 1, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Where: 102 Mabry Dr., 78226

Cost: Free admission

Movies by Moonlight in Travis Park

Head on out for Movies by Moonlight during downtown Tuesdays at Travis Park. Bring picnics, chairs, and blankets. Free Downtown Tuesday parking in COSA facilities. Film (Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse) starts at dusk.

When: June 4, 7:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Where: 301 E Travis St., 78205

Cost: Free admission

Summer Movie Camp at AMC Boerne 

Summer is just around the corner, and so is Summer Movie Camp. Get admission to a kid-friendly movie and a KidsPack.

When: June 5, 10:00 a.m. 

Where: 205 Old San Antonio Rd., Boerne, 78006

Cost: $4 + tax

Sound Cream: Sunset Sessions at The Historic Pearl

SoundCream Airstream kicks off a summer of DJs and dance parties in Pearl Park. Enjoy four weeks of tropical vibes culminating in a world-class set by none other than one of the founders of New York City’s TIKI DISCO.

When: June 5, 5:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Where: 303 Pearl Pkwy., 78215

Cost: Free admission

15th Annual Blanco Lavender Festival

The Blanco Lavender Festival is the premier event of the beautiful town of Blanco. Enjoy 100+ of the finest arts and crafts vendors, exceptional music, local beer, regional wines and the Texas Specialty Packaged Foods, a speakers pavilion and of course, lavender.

When: June 7 – 9, 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Where: 300 Main St., Blanco, 78606

Cost: Free admission

SATX Food Truck Festival

Savor a variety of tasty cuisine from eight food trucks at the SATX Food Truck Festival presented by KSAT 12. Enjoy live music, entertainment for the kids, cold drinks from our popular Airstream bar, and so much more! No outside food or drink allowed.

When: June 7, 5:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m. | June 8, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 a.m. | June 9, 11:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Where: 1916 Austin Hwy, 78218

Cost: Free admission, food available for purchase.

Get Out and Play at Confluence Park

Get Out and Play SA is a  family-friendly event filled with nature-based activities and live animal encounters to encourage families to enjoy the outdoors because nature provides the best toys!

When: June 8, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Where: 310 W Mitchell St., 78204

Cost: Free admission

KLRN Kids Summer Festival at Monterrey Park

Join the Cat in the Hat and KLRN’s community partners to kick-off summer! Attend the KLRN Kids Summer Festival to play games, have fun outdoors, and learn about PBS KIDS activities and resources you can explore year around. Come dressed as a storybook character and you will receive a special treat.

When: June 10, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Where: 6060 W Commerce St., 78237

Cost: Free admission

Boerne Berges Fest

Boerne’s hometown celebration occurs every Father’s Day Weekend at the historic Herff Park. Berges Fest (Festival of the Hills) is a fun-filled weekend of live music, old-fashioned contests of skill and luck and more.

When: June 14 – 16, All day event

Where: 1307 River Rd., Boerne, 78006

Cost: Free admission, $5 for parking

Elmendorf Lake Pool Grand Opening

Kickoff the first day of pool season at San Antonio Parks and Recreations newest pool – Elmendorf pool – as well as the beginning of the 2019 summer swim season. There will be activities both in and out of the water at the splash pad, playground and swimming pool. The theme is Luau, so bring a grass skirt and get ready to party!

When: June 15, 11:00 a.m. 

Where: 235 Shore Dr., 78207

Cost: Free admission

FatherFest 2019 at Alamo Beer

Rain or shine, join Alamo Beer for their Fifth Annual FatherFest to support prostate cancer screening and research. Enjoy games, jazz and lunch (for purchase).

When: June 16, 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Where: 202 Lamar St., 78202

Cost: Free admission

3rd Annual Frozen Treats Fest at Alamo Beer

Buy paletas, milkshakes, ice cream sundaes, snow cones, mangonadas, ice cream sandwiches, & more from San Antonio’s favorite vendors. And enjoy music all day, eat local bites, enjoy crafts, and cold beer. Come get your summer started in the COOLest way possible!

When: June 22, 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Where: 202 Lamar St., 78202

Cost: Free admission

Corazon Cinema at Main Plaza

Hang out at Main Plaza with this summer’s CORAZÓN CINEMA! Be sure to come early to hang out for activities, games, prizes, and more fun! Film begins at dusk.

When: June 27, 8:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Where: 115 N. Main Ave., 78205

Cost: Free admission

Family Flicks at the San Antonio Museum of Art

Bring lawn chairs, blankets, and picnics! It’s time for a family night. Movie starts at sundown, food trucks on site.

When: June 28, 8:30 p.m. – 11:30 p.m.

Where: 200 West Jones Ave., 78215

Cost: Free admission

Independence Day Fun at Traders Village

Celebrate Independence Day early with Traders Village! Enjoy flags, face-painting, bull riding, chalk and more under the Brown Expo.

When: June 30, 12:30 p.m. – 4:40 p.m.

Where: 9333 Soutwest Loop 410,  78242

Cost: Free admission, $4 for parking