Our picks for the best events and activities in San Antonio this long week (October 31 – November 6) include Diwali SA 2022, Día De Los Muertos At Pearl, Zoo Salutes, 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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Best Events in San Antonio this Week – MONDAY, October 31, 2022
Arturo Herrera: Constructed Collage
Visit Ruby City to see the collage artworks of internationally exhibited artist Arturo Herrera, whose pieces on display range in period from 1998 to 2019. Constructed collage, according to Arturo Herrera, shows how the collage art form continues to influence every aspect of the artist’s work.
When: Monday, October 31, 2022 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Where: Studio at Ruby City, 111 Camp Street, San Antonio, TX 78204 United States
How much: Free
Deal Alert: Save Big on San Antonio Area Attractions with POGO Pass
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 – TUESDAY, November 1, 2022
November is Military Appreciation Month and in San Antonio Zoo, members of the Military, National Guard, and Reserves are honored through free admission to San Antonio Zoo. Family members of up to four also get a discounted rate of 50%. Simply present your military ID at any of the zoo ticket windows. Thank you, our Servicemen!
When: Tuesday, November 1 – 30, 2022, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Where: San Antonio Zoo, 3903 N. St. Mary’s St., San Antonio, TX 78212 United States
How Much: Free for Military ID holders, 50% off to 4 immediate family members
Things to do in San Antonio this Week – WEDNESDAY, November 2, 2022
Día De Los Muertos At Pearl
Join the community at the Historic Pearl in celebrating Dia de Los Muertos and in honoring the lives of our departed loved ones. This free and open-to-the-public event will showcase ofrendas (altars), art installations, live music and performances, stilt walkers, children’s activities, and much more.
When: Wednesday, November 2, 2022 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Pearl, 303 Pearl Pkwy, San Antonio, TX 78215 United States
How Much: Free
45th Annual Dia De Los Muertos “Altares Y Ofrendas” Exhibition La Muerte Es Pareja II
Centro Cultural Aztlan continues its long-running tradition of the annual Dia de Los Muertos. Now in its 45th year, Altares y Ofrendas displays the cultural, religious, and artistic facets of this pre-Columbian Mexican tradition where death is viewed as a natural part of life and is approached with comedy and celebration. Ofrendas are put up for the departed to grace and receive offerings from their loved ones.
When: Wednesday, November 2, 2022, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Centro Cultural Aztlan, 1800 Fredericksburg Road, Ste. 103, San Antonio, TX 78201 United States
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!!!
Top Things to do in San Antonio this Week – THURSDAY, November 3, 2022
Satisfy the music-lover in you by watching Pagliacci, a performance by Opera San Antonio about a traveling troupe whose secrets and jealousies threaten to explode onstage as they arrive to perform in a bustling town. Performed in Italian with English translations.
When: Thursday, November 3, 2022, 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Tobin Center for the Performing Arts, 100 Auditorium Circle, San Antonio, TX 78205 United States
How much: $40 – $195
Things to do in San Antonio on FRIDAY – November 4, 2022
Alora Pop-Up Series: Twilight At Confluence Park
Come to a fall celebration at Confluence Park with Alora Farm, Pineapple House Platforms, and the San Antonio River Foundation. This program involves movement, refreshments, a sound bath, and a casual strolling tour of Confluence Park, among other things. Come to a fall celebration at Confluence Park with Alora Farm, Pineapple House Platforms, and the San Antonio River Foundation. This celebration of diversity, art, ecology and well-being includes, among other things, a sound bath, movement, refreshments, and a casual stroll through Confluence Park.
When: Friday, November 4, 2022 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Confluence Park, 310 W. Mitchell St., San Antonio, TX 78204 United States
How much: Free
Black History Film Series Hosted by SAAACAM: Hidden Figures
You’re invited to a free showing of the movie Hidden Figures at the San Antonio African American Community Archive and Museum! A special guest panel will discuss the subject and field questions following the movie. You’re welcome to bring blankets and lawn chairs for seating.
When: Friday, November 4, 2022, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Hemisfair, 630 E. Nueva Street, San Antonio, TX 78205
How Much: Free
Things to do in San Antonio on SATURDAY – November 5, 2022
Diwali SA 2022
Visit Hemisfair for Diwali SA 2022 on Saturday! This free event, now in its tenth year and produced by Anuja SA, was created to recognize the sister city relationship between San Antonio and Chennai, India. Along with authentic Indian cuisine, expect dancing, art, and other celebrations, together with the release of 2,000 floating diyas, or lights, representing the triumph of good over evil. The evening comes to a close with spectacular fireworks.
When: Saturday, November 5, 2022, 4:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Where: Hemisfair, 630 E. Nueva Street, San Antonio, TX 7820
How Much: Free
Farmers & Artisans Market
This Saturday, join the Farmers and Artisan Market at the Mission Marquee Plaza for a fun and rejuvenating weekend activity. The markets will open at 9 am with a free fitness class for all levels, and then indulge in locally made refreshments and explore the pop-up shops showcasing goods produced locally. Additionally, there will be live music, enjoyable games for the whole family, cooking demonstrations, food trucks, and more!
When: Saturday, November 5, 2022, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Where: Mission Marquee Plaza, 3100 Roosevelt Ave, San Antonio, TX 78214, USA
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 on SUNDAY, November 6, 2022
Visit Hindes Fine Art for a free display of paintings showing the famous San Antonio riverwalk for a chill, artistic Sunday. Additionally, Texas-based Rene Herrera, a classical guitarist, will perform. There will also be light snacks available. This event is free and open to the public.
When: Sunday, November 6, 2022, 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Where: Hindes Fine Art, 615 West Ashby Pl, San Antonio, TX 78212 United States
How Much: Free
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Thank you for the info. Do you know where to get the tickets for legoland?
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RACATHON Free Community Event at Frank Garrett Multi-Service Center 5.3.19 to spread awareness to stop child abuse in San Antonio, TX.
You forgot about the Pearl night market on Thursday starting at 4pm.
Boerne market days this weekend
Wurstfest all week in New Braunfels at Landa Park until the 10th or 11th.
Family night at Floore’s in Helotes at 6pm on Sunday.
Also in Helotes is a Veterans day concert on Sunday
Thanks, we’ll make sure to include these in our weekend guide.
Thanks for these dates!
This a week well scheduled, thanks for sharing.
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I like the camp out night in Bierne