things to do in san antonio this weekend

In a city as large and diverse as San Antonio, it’s easy to find free or inexpensive activities for the whole family. This weekend’s events include live music, a San Antonio exclusive art show, movies and so much more. You can always count on us for great ideas!

Read on for a list of free and cheap things to do in San Antonio this weekend:



Baskin-Robbins Celebrate 31!
$1.50 scoops* got me doing a happy dance every 31st of the month! Call your store to verify they are participating.
August 31, 7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Where: Locations across San Antonio
Cost: $1.50 scoops

Kendall County Fair 
What: In addition to the carnival and rodeo, there is a plethora of food and craft booths as well as kid’s activities. Live music is provided, and each evening ends with a dance!
When: August 31, 5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Where: 1307 River Road Boerne, 78006
Cost: $10 per person, children 12 and under are free

Chillin’ with the Chief at Arctic Ape Wild Desserts
What: No agenda! Just ice cream and conversation.
When: August 31, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Where: 5221 Walzem Rd., Ste #1, 78218
Cost: Free



MAMAbaby Yoga at the San Antonio Birth Center
What: Come for stretching and practice; stay for the new friendships and sisterhood. Bring baby and enjoy some sweet bonding and refresh your soul. Ideal for any MAMAbaby from 6 weeks old through when baby is unable to participate due to mobility.
When: September 1, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Where: 7272 Wurzbach Rd, Ste 101, 78240
Cost: Free for previous clients. $10 for everyone else.

Market Square’s Labor Fest
What: It’s a 3 day weekend at the Historic Market Square! Come on down for food, fun, and live music.
When: September 1, 12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Where: 514 W Commerce St., 78207
Cost: Free

Cibolo Nature Center & Farm – Family Hiking
What: Guided hikes on the first Saturday of every month. Meet in our Visitor’s Center.
When: September 1, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Where: 140 City Park Rd, Boerne,78006
Cost: $5 per family



Free General Admission at the DoSeum for Grandparents
What: We all love them, and that’s why we are celebrating grandparents all September long with FREE admission. Get ready for more outings with grandma and grandpa!
– Offer valid every day during the month of September 2018
– Offer may not be combined with any other coupons or offers
– Offer not valid for online ticket purchases
When: September 2, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Where: 2800 Broadway St., 78209
Cost: Free for grandparents

The Saga at San Fernando Cathedral
What: This free video art installation, created by Xavier De Richemont, plays three times a night, weather permitting, on Tuesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays on the facade of San Fernando Cathedral.
When: September 2, 9:00 p.m., 9:30 p.m., 10:00 p.m.
Where: 115 N. Main, SATX 78205
Cost: Free


Which things to do in San Antonio this weekend are you most excited about? Let us know by commenting below.