Things to do in San Antonio this week of May 29

Things to do in San Antonio this week of May 29 | Image credit: Peacock Alley San Antonio Facebook

Our picks for the best events and things to do in San Antonio this week of May 29 include Topo Tuesday Lunch Pop-Up + Social, Memorial Day Brunch, Operation Comfort: Memorial Day Car Show, The June Market at Deco Pizzeria, and more!


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Also, remember to also check out our recent posts on Outdoor activities San Antonio, Happy Hour San Antonio, Coffee Shops San Antonio, and Free Museum Days San Antonio 2023!


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Image 1: Pogo Pass to 35 Things to Do in Austin, San Antonio and Waco

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 areas.

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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

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Things to do in San Antonio this week of May 29, 2023 – Monday

The Golden Age of Mexican Cinema | Macario (1960)

Join everyone at the Main Plaza Conservancy to experience the golden age of Mexican cinema.

Each week, you’ll watch a movie that explores this era that spanned three decades. In this time, comedies, romances, and dramas were produced, proving they are gold.

This week, it’s the 1960 film Macario. Based on the novel by B. Traven, this film follows the life of poor indigenous woodcutter Macario who longs to satisfy his constant hunger. His life changes dramatically when he encounters three mysterious figures.

Before getting comfortable, stop by the booth for a ticket for free popcorn!

When: Monday, May 29, 2023, 8 pm | May 1, 8, 15, 22, & 29, 2023.
Where: Main Plaza Conservancy, 115 N Main Ave, San Antonio, TX 78205
How much:
Free


Operation Comfort

Things to do in San Antonio this week

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Join Operation Comfort Memorial Day at the Helotes AG Building. Fun for the whole family vendors, silent auction, and DJ! Awards are to be given out for multiple categories, such as best paint, best engine, best interior best of the show, veterans choice,& VFW, and commanders choice.

When:  Monday, May 29, 2023
Where: Helotes AG Building ,12132 Leslie Rd, Helotes, TX 78023
How Much: Pre-registration is $35; Day of show is $40

Check more Memorial Day events in San Antonio here


77th Annual Memorial Day Picnic & BBQ

Celebrate the men and women who gave their lives for this country with a picnic and barbeque.

For a $20 donation, you’ll get a 3-meat plate with brisket, chicken, sausage, potato salad and green beans. But it’s absolutely free to enter and to just have fun.

When:  Monday, May 29, 2023, 11 am
Where: Comanche Lookout Park, 15551 Nacogdoches Rd, San Antonio, TX 78247
How Much: Free, $20 donation


Memorial Day Brunch

If you want a quiet day to honor the fallen heroes, have a nice brunch at Ida Claire. Enjoy their full brunch menu that includes signature brunch items like  Pull Apart Cinnamon Rolls, Ida’s Biscuits, Chicken Fried Ribeye, Chicken and Waffles, and Nana’s Stack.

When:  Monday, May 29, 2023, 10 am to 4 pm
Where: Ida Claire, 7300 Jones Maltsberger Rd, San Antonio, TX 78209


Things to do in San Antonio this week of May 22, 2023 – Tuesday

Belly Dance Tuesdays!

Experience the beauty and art of belly dancing. Karavan Studio’s Project Band Live Music Dance Curriculum will perform their unique dances to Isaac & Co’s sweet, sultry, juicy, and funky sounds.

Watch them move with grace and elegance with the beautiful view of the Tower of Americas as their background.

When: Tuesday, May 30, 2023, 7 pm to 10 pm | Every Tuesday
Where: The Dakota East Side Ice House, 433 S Hackberry St, San Antonio, TX 78203


Topo Tuesday Lunch Pop-Up + Social

Things to do in San Antonio this week

Image credit: Peacock Alley San Antonio Facebook

Have fun on a Tuesday at the social pop up in Peacock Alley.

Explore the food, beverage, and retail offerings the neighbors have. There will also be free fun and ice cold Topo Chicos!

When: Tuesday, May 30, 2023, 11 am
Where: Peacock Alley, San Antonio, TX 78205, Between 110 – 118 Broadway


Things to do in San Antonio this week of May 29, 2023 – Wednesday

Cocktails & Culture: REX Talks: To The Extreme

Cocktails & Culture: REX Talks: To The Extreme

Image credit: Witte Museum

Sip on some crafted libations while you gain some dino knowledge!

Dr, Thomas Adams, Chief Curator and Vice President of Research at the Witte Museum, will take you on his journey, the journey he traveled to find and excavate dinosaurs.

After his insightful talk, explore the Antarctic Dinosaurs special exhibit in an after-hours look.

Dripping Springs Distilling, Freetail Brewing Co., Devils River Whiskey, and Silver Star Whiskey will provide beers and cocktails, Cakes by Felicia and Mi Taquito will be there with food, and Resident DJ, Alyson Alonzo will keep the night going with entertainment.

When: Wednesday, May 31, 2023, 7 pm to 9 pm
Where: Witte Museum, 3801 Broadway, San Antonio, TX 78209
How Much: $30 for members; $35 for non-members


Things to do in San Antonio this week of May 29, 2023 – Thursday

The June Market at Deco Pizzeria

The June Market at Deco Pizzeria

Image credit: Deco Pizzeria Facebook

Shop? Dine? Groove? You can do all that at the June Market!

This enchanting pop-up market will feature amazing local vendors showcasing their cool and unique creations, services, and products.

When: Thursday, June 1, 2023, 6 pm to 10 pm
Where:Deco Pizzeria, 1815 Fredericksburg Rd, San Antonio, TX 78201
How much: Free entry


Check out the highly-rated Fredericksburg Small-Group Wine Tour from San Antonio

Restaurants open New Years Day in San Antonio - Fredericksburg Wine Tour from San Antonio

Venture into Texas Hill Country with a local guide. Your escort is not only an expert oenophile but a storyteller who shares history and insight about the region. After two tastings at local wineries (where you’ll also take a behind-the-scenes tour of the production facilities), spend time in the charming town of Fredericksburg. Have lunch, browse the shops, or experience additional wine tastings.

Check out all the details and book your Fredericksburg Small-Group Wine Tour from San Antonio TODAY!!!


Things to do in San Antonio this week of May 29, 2023 – Friday

First Fridays at Dèjá Vu!

Step into the world of the mystical with this series of sweet art parties and experiences.

Try $33 tarot readings, aura photos, or buy some permanent jewelry.

When: Friday, June 2, 2023, 6 pm to 9 pm | First Fridays of the month
Where: Dèjá Vu, 1236 S St Mary’s St, San Antonio, TX 78210


Things to do in San Antonio on Saturday, June 3, 2023

Drag Queen Brunch Bingo

Guess who can make Bingo extra fun– drag queens!

Alayna Marquez will lead you through a few epic rounds of Bingo. You might win some amazing Love Shack prizes or in-store discounts the day of the event. But overall, you’ll win an awesome time!

They will also be serving breakfast pastries, light bites, and a mimosa bar.

When: Saturday, June 3, 2023, 11:30 am to 12:30 pm
Where: Love Shack Boutique, 1580 Babcock Rd, San Antonio, TX 78229
How much: $25


Things to do in San Antonio this week of May 29, 2023 – Sunday

Open Studio with David

Open Studio with David

Image credit: McNay Art Museum Facebook

Boom! Pow! Create your own comic book splash page in the Studio at the McNay Art Museum. You’ll reinterpret figurative work from the Museum’s collection as graphic comics.

When: Sunday, June 4,  12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
Where: McNay Art Museum, 6000 N New Braunfels Ave, San Antonio, TX 78209
How much: Free


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