Things to do in San Antonio this week of January 9 | Fantasia

Things to do in San Antonio this week of January 9 | Fantasia | Image credit: Fantasia

Our picks for the best events and things to do in San Antonio this week of January 9 include Fantasia, Overnight Paranormal Investigation, Date Night: Pasta La Vista, Native Seed Stratification, and more!

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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 Hopscotch Immersive Experience in San Antonio TODAY!!!


Things to do in San Antonio this week of January 9, 2023 – Monday

Fast, Fresh, & Fabulous

Things to do in San Antonio this week

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Cooking doesn’t have to burn a hole through your wallet nor does it have to be complicated. Pros of the industry will teach you some short cuts, tips, tricks of the trade to make a delicious meal quick and easy.

The menu you’ll learn how to make will include a salad with homemade dressing, a fast and tasty roasted pork, two vegetable side dishes, and a light dessert.

When: Monday, January 9, 2023,  6:30 pm to 9 pm
Where: H-E-B Central Market, 4821 Broadway, San Antonio, TX 78209
How much: $79.38


Deal Alert – Get the lowest price on San Antonio Downtown Walking Food Tour!!!

Eat your way around downtown San Antonio on this small group food and walking tour—a great choice for first-time visitors and foodies. With this tour, skip the wait list and enjoy immediate seating at some of the Alamo City’s best restaurants. Taste classic Tex-Mex, authentic Creole, and more. In between tastings, get the inside scoop on San Antonio’s food scene and learn about the city’s rich cultural heritage. 5 Food Tastings included! 

Get more information and book your San Antonio Downtown Walking Food Tour TODAY!!!


Things to do in San Antonio this week of January 9, 2023 – Tuesday

Taquiza

Expand your culinary skills and let your tastebuds explore. In this cooking class, you’ll work with small team, learning about the Mexican tradition of serving tacos with all of the trimmings.

Together, you’ll practice the basic and proper techniques of creating tacos with a variety of meat fillings: fish, chicken, pork, and steak.

When: Tuesday, January 10, 2023,  6:30 pm to 9 pm
Where: H-E-B Central Market, 4821 Broadway, San Antonio, TX 78209
How much: $70


Things to do in San Antonio this week of January 9, 2023 – Wednesday

Improving Your Soil

Things to do in San Antonio this week

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Having trouble keeping your plants healthy? Maybe it’s your soil. Well, Bill Swanther, Master Gardener, will teach you all about the different soils, soil amendments, and ways to keep a stable environment in the soil.

Then, after the workshop, you can ask whatever questions you have to the Master Gardeners around.

You better hurry up! Registration ends on January 10 at 10 am.

When: Wednesday, January 11, 2023, 10 am to 12 pm
Where: San Antonio Botanical Garden, 555 Funston Pl, San Antonio, TX 78209
How much: Free


Native Seed Stratification

Things to do in San Antonio this week

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If you’re thinking about picking up gardening, this event is the perfect place to start.

You’ll learn about the various native seeds you should sow seasonally for spring blooms. Then, you get to take home some native seeds to get you started at home.

When: Wednesday, January 11, 2023, 6 pm to 7 pm
Where: San Antonio Botanical Garden, 555 Funston Pl, San Antonio, TX 78209
How Much: $15 for non-members; $13.50 for members


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Things to do in San Antonio this week of January 9, 2023 – Thursday

Make & Take: Empanadas

Impress family and friends when you serve them tasty empanadas.

This class will teach how to make these Mexican hand pies. First, you’ll make two doughs and the fillings. Then, you’ll master the art to create one to your taste.

After the class, you’ll take home six appetizer-sized empanadas home with you.

When: Thursday, January 12, 2023, 10 am to 5 pm
Where: H-E-B Central Market, 4821 Broadway, San Antonio, TX 78209
How much: $65


Things to do in San Antonio this week of January 9, 2023 – Friday

Fantasia

Things to do in San Antonio this week

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One of the most talented singers to come out of American Idol, Fantasia is coming to San Antonio! Listen to the season three winner belt out some of her iconic songs. She’s a talent you wouldn’t want to miss.

When: Friday, January 13, 2023, 8 pm
Where: Tech Port Center + Arena, 3331 General Hudnell Dr Acc Rd, San Antonio, TX 78226
How much:$105.50; $85.50; $75.50; $65.50; $55.50; $40.50


Overnight Paranormal Investigation Of The Abandoned Yorktown Memorial Hospital

For all you horror lovers and paranormal aficionados out there, you have a chance to explore an allegedly haunted hospital!

This Friday the 13th, with just a flashlight, go on an overnight tour of of the notoriously haunted Yorktown Memorial Hospital. You’ll get a full tour of the property, learning about its history and paranormal hot spots.

You’ll also be accompanied by seasoned paranormal investigators who can help you and answer any questions you have. Psychic Medium Fred Garza-Guzman will also conduct spirit communication sessions and lessons.

You can borrow some of their tools or bring yours, if you have any. What a way to start the weekend!

When: Friday, January 13, 2023, 6 pm
Where: Confluence Park, 310 W Mitchell St, San Antonio, TX 78204
How much: $90


Things to do in San Antonio on Saturday, January 14, 2023

Date Night: Pasta La Vista

Things to do in San Antonio this week

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Spend a romantic night with your partner traveling through the world of pasta– from penne in Italy to macaroni in Egypt to soba in Japan.

You’ll not only learn about the varieties of pasta, but how to make them too. Next date night, you’ll have a few tricks up your sleeve.

When: Saturday, January 14, 2023, 7 pm to 8:30 pm
Where: San Antonio Botanical Garden, 555 Funston Pl, San Antonio, TX 78209
How Much: $90/non-member couple; $81/member couple


Nitro Extreme

Nitro Extreme

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Nitro Extreme showcases over ten motor vehicles, all custom-built in their workshop in Sarasota, Florida. The show features motorbikes and monster trucks in a variety of vehicle stunts. The pulse-racing adventure will surely keep you on the edge of your seat!  

When: Saturday, January 14, 2022, 4:30 pm 
Where: Rolling Oaks Mall, 6909 N Loop 1604 E, San Antonio, United States
How much: From $43


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 January 9, 2023 – Sunday

Sunday Brunch Dance Party

Every Sunday at brunch, The Good Kind community in San Antonio holds a small dance party in Texas. They offer ten percent off the bill when you donate non-perishable canned goods to the  San Antonio Food Bank. Share a little of what you have and groove your way down the hub!

When: Sunday, January 15, 2022, 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Where: 1127 S St Mary’s St San Antonio, TX 78210 United States
How Much: Free


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