Our picks for the best events and things to do in San Antonio this week of December 19 include Yeti It Snow Thursdays at Travis Park, Holiday Laser Show, Toys For Tots Fundraiser At The Good Kind, Chanukah At Pearl, and more!
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’
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Things to do in San Antonio this week of December 19, 2022 – Monday
Want to enjoy the holidays in a special and fun way? For a genuinely unique experience, go to the Alamo! Take a serene stroll through the Alamo grounds, which are decorated for the season with lights that shine on the Christmas tree in Alamo Plaza and twinkle in the gardens. Discover the grounds’ fascinating exhibitions, as well as the string lights added to the live trees that create a magnificent ambience. Join us after hours this Christmas season for a very unique experience of the Alamo!
When: Monday, December 19, 2022, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: The Alamo, 300 Alamo Plaza, San Antonio, TX 78205 United States
How much: From $3
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!
Things to do in San Antonio this week of December 19, 2022 – Tuesday
Join us for a fun evening of live trivia and helping our neighborhood! We will give you 10% OFF your tab if you bring a brand-new, unopened toy to our Toys for Tots fundraiser on Tuesday, December 20th from 7pm–9pm. Bring the whole family—we have a complete bar, a delicious food menu, and we welcome both children and pets! You can drop off a toy at any time to get the same 10% OFF discount if you can’t make it on the 20th.
When: Tuesday, December 20, 2022, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: The Good Kind Southtown, 1127 S St Mary’s St, San Antonio, TX 78210
Come see the 19th Annual Holiday Laser Show by URBAN-15 at the Lila Cockrell Theater for a multimedia extravaganza of synchronized laser beams, vibrant 3-D animation, and light effects performed to well-known holiday tunes and avant-garde electronic music. With 3D animations and an aerial beam display, this 45-minute show is a family event.
When: Tuesday, December 20, 2022, 3:00-4:30 pm & 7:00-8:30 pm
Where: Lila Cockrell Theatre, 200 E. Market, San Antonio, TX 78205
How Much: Free
Things to do in San Antonio this week of December 19, 2022 – Wednesday
Join us at the Pearl in San Antonio to celebrate the holidays! The Holiday Night Markets are back, bringing with them festive music and one-of-a-kind presents made by regional artisans. Discover the ideal holiday gifts for your loved ones while having a one-of-a-kind shopping experience. Come with us and enjoy yourself!
When: Wednesday, December 21, 2022, 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: The Pearl, 303 Pearl Pkwy, San Antonio, TX 78215
How much: Free
Come to the Pearl to take part in the menorah lighting and hear a special message from Rabbi Eli Block. Kosher dishes such matzah ball soup and certain south Texas staples like churros and tamales will be available, along with traditional Chanukah music.
When: Wednesday, December 21, 2022, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Pearl, 303 Pearl Pkwy, San Antonio, TX 78215
How much: Free
Deal Alert – Haunted Ghost Bus Tour of San Antonio
See the haunted side of San Antonio on this ghost-themed bus tour. Your guide, a sinister fellow who proclaims to be in tune with the afterlife, leads you on a chilling exploration of the city’s famed haunted sites including the Menger Hotel, the old Red Light District, the former Bexar County Jail, a historic cemetery, and more.
Get more information and book your Haunted Bus Tour of San Antonio TODAY!!!
Things to do in San Antonio this week of December 19, 2022 – Thursday
Join us from 7-11 p.m. for a 100% probability of snow flurries and yeti sightings with surprises. Follow the joy as unexpected surprises are teased LIVE from the event in the weather report, including pop-up performances and seasonal freebies.
When: Thursday, December 22, 2022 , 8:00 pm to 12:00 am
Where: Travis Park, 301 E Travis St San Antonio, TX 78205
Finish your holiday shopping at Hotel Havana with presents from neighborhood shops, tunes from DJ SLM, and specials on food and beverages from Ocho.
When: Thursday, December 22, 2022, 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Where: Hotel Havana, 1015 Navarro, San Antonio, 78205
How much: Free
Things to do in San Antonio this week of December 19, 2022 – Friday
If you’re looking for something special this holiday season, you won’t want to miss the highly curated evening vendor market at Paseo in Houston in December! This market features a wide selection of locally-made products, giving you the chance to find something unique and meaningful to give to your loved ones. Come out and support your local artisans and businesses while finding the perfect holiday gift!
When: Friday, December 23, 2022, 8:00pam – 10:00 pm
Where: 111 W Houston St, 111 West Houston Street, San Antonio, United States
How much: Free
Things to do in San Antonio on Saturday, December 24, 2022
Have a “blast” exercising on Christmas Eve by following Live And Stay Toned (BLAST)! In this FREE community fitness session led by BLAST w/ Judy, get your body moving in preparation for the onslaught of holiday events.
When: Saturday, December 24, 2022, 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Where: Yanaguana Garden, 434 S. Alamo St., San Antonio, TX 78205
How Much: Free
Deal Alert – Get the lowest price on San Antonio River Walk Cruise + Tower of Americas Tour
Combine two great tours, plus admission to an iconic landmark, for a comprehensive look at the city of San Antonio. First, enjoy a relaxing boat cruise along the San Antonio River. Then explore the most popular sites in San Antonio on a hop-on hop-off, double-decker bus tour. Select a pass, then board at any of the 19 stops to get to know the city in custom fashion with live, onboard commentary. Finally, enjoy a spectacular view of Alamo City from the top of the Tower of the Americas. Take a sightseeing cruise along the San Antonio River Get to know San Antonio on a hop-on hop-off bus tour Enjoy live commentary on board a double-decker bus Head to the top of the iconic Tower of the Americas for a spectacular view
Get more information and book your San Antonio River Walk Cruise + Tower of Americas Tour!!!
Things to do in San Antonio this week of December 19, 2022 – Sunday
Spend a few moments of Christmas Day at the Rotary Ice Rink Presented By Valero. Enjoy gliding on the ice with a special someone as you marvel at the wonders of Christmas! Make sure that you reserve in advance by purchasing a timed ticket(s) online
When: Sunday, December 25, 2022, 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Travis Park, 301 E Travis St, San Antonio, TX 78205
How Much: $14
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